Brimming with coastal charm, The Cary Arms and Spa on the Beach combine all the values of a classic English Inn with the style and comfort of the best luxury hotels in Devon.

Join us for superb seaside gastro dining, unwind at the sublime Spa on the Beach, or make it a true seaside escape with our selection of chic rooms, suites, and cottages.

Sitting in the sunny, sheltered haven of Babbacombe Bay on the South Devon coast, the outstanding setting and views are breathtakingly beautiful 365 days of the year. Spend your days with a restorative massage or bespoke spa treatment, a picnic down on the beach or take a table on the terrace for lunch. If you’re lucky and book early you might bag the prized Captain’s Table. Stay with us and see for yourself why we are one of the best places to dine, relax and stay in Torbay.

Dive right in – this property is only a 9-minute walk from Anstey’s Cove! Cary Arms offers accommodation in Torquay. The hotel has a barbecue and views of the sea, and guests can enjoy a drink at the bar. Free WiFi is available throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. A flat-screen TV, as well as an iPod docking station, are featured. Certain rooms include a seating area where you can relax. Enjoy a cup of coffee from your terrace or balcony. Extras include bathrobes and slippers. The 8 beachy-chic rooms have sea views, en-suite bathrooms, free Wi-Fi, and TVs, along with tea and coffee making facilities, and high-end toiletries; most rooms have terraces and balconies. Suites add extra bedrooms and/or living rooms. There are also 1- to 5-bedroom cottages.

Gastro food cooked simply on the south Devon coast. The watchwords in the kitchen are fresh­ness and seasonality, underpinned by a deep-rooted respect for the sur­rounding waters and pastures. Our restaurant specials change daily reflecting Devon coast and country in equal measure. Full English breakfast is included. The locally sourced fare is served in a gastro-pub with rustic period details, a fireplace, and terraces. The spa offers treatments for a fee.