The Gainsboro is a desirable Victorian terrace built in 1860 offering excellent bed & breakfast accommodation in a small and friendly family home.
Gainsboro is located in a green and peaceful conservation area just a 5 minute walk from the seafront, train station and conference centre. A 20 minute level stroll along the seafront will take you to the harbour and central Torquay with its many bars, restaurants and shops. A 30 minute walk in the other direction takes you to the historic and picturesque village of Cockington known for its craft centre, sloping cricket pitch and horse and carriage rides.
In addition to our ideal location, we offer:
We offer warm and friendly service balanced with a professional approach to enable our guests to have a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Our hearty full English breakfast will set you up for the day, or you can choose a healthier light or vegetarian option. Our 5 letting rooms are as follows:
Double en-suite rooms
Located on the first floor all have showers.
Twin en-suite room
Located on the ground floor with shower.
Family en-suite rooms
Available for families of up to 4 persons. Children over 5 only, but no upper age limit.
These two adjoining rooms are arranged as one Twin and one Double with a door separating them for privacy, the en-suite is accessed from the Double room. Includes mini-fridge and DVD player. Located on the first floor with shower.
Pets - we operate a no pets policy.