The Palace Theatre is in the very heart of the English Riviera – encompassing the towns of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham.

We’re just a few minutes from Totnes and Newton Abbot and an easy drive from Plymouth and Exeter. Enjoy your visit to the Palace and linger a bit longer, enjoying the hospitality on offer at local eateries and hotels. Here are just a few.

Park View Rooms and Relaxation: Offering you a great new and relaxing way to get away.  Book one of our spacious, Private En-suite Bedrooms and enjoy the added benefits of the communal kitchen, Dining and Lounge facilities, with complimentary breakfast items.

You are not restricted to breakfast or meal times, as you would be in a traditional Hotel, B&B, Inn or Guest House. You can arrive any time from 16:00 hrs (4:00pm) then come and go as you please throughout your stay.  7 Private En-suite Bedrooms, with the added benefit of a Shared Kitchen/Lounge/Dining Room

In the kitchen Cereals, Semi-skimmed Milk, Sugar, Bread, Butter, Margarine, Jam, Marmalade, Orange Juice, Tropical Juice, Tea and Coffee. As well as Washing up liquid, Tea towels, Dishcloths and Hand towels.  In the bedrooms Tea, Coffee, Sugar and milk sachets. Bath towels, Hand towel, Bath mat, Sheets, Pillow cases, duvet covers, shampoo, shower gel and hand soap.

We have 4/5 parking spaces available to guests at the rear of the building, 3 spaces are easily accessible, the other 2 are at the side of the building. Free on street parking is available at the side of Park View. Parking is also Free between the hours of 6:00 pm and 9:00 am daily, around Palace Avenue. (From 9:00 am until 6:00 pm charges apply, up to £10.00 per day)

Free electric vehicle (EV) charging point available on site for guests.

Sonachan House, Paignton

The Gainsboro

The 25 Boutique B&B

The Westgate

Paignton Court B&B 





The riverside home of Agatha Christie. Perfect for a visit before seeing one of the Queen of Crime productions at the Palace. 01803 842382.

Paignton Zoo

The delightful award winning, world-class Zoo just 5 minutes’ drive from the theatre. 01803 697500.

Dartmouth Steam Railway

Travel from Paignton on this stunning seaside route. 01803 555872.


We offer pre-performance dining, please call the box office to book your meals in advance.


For all of your accommodation needs, visit The English Riviera Tourist Board  

Full details of English Riviera accommodation, places to visit and things to do can be found at

The Palace Theatre Paignton