Like many old towns Torquay has its fair share of ghost stories. These hauntings range from tales of of tragic lovers forever doomed to search for their lost love to creepy goings on in houses that were alleged to have been the scenes of terrible murders.
The grand houses of Torquay were the the homes of extraordinary people living extraordinary lives and it is not surprising therefore that tales of haunted houses abound.
Some say their presence live on. Judge for yourselves………
For intrepid ghost hunters looking for a place to stay in Torquay, the award winning Five Star Guest House, The Somerville is an ideal base. Located in the very heart of Torquay it offers boutique hotel style accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis.