Torbay Crematorium

Torbay Crematorium

Set against Torbay's reputation for breathtaking views and beautiful gardens, the Torbay crematorium boasts picturesque surroundings with manicured lawns and flowerbeds, providing a serene space for contemplation. Open year-round, Torquay Cemetery & Crematorium offers a warm and inviting atmosphere with top-notch facilities.

The recently refurbished chapel accommodates 82 seated guests with additional standing room for larger funerals. Equipped with a modern digital music system, the chapel can cater to diverse musical preferences. Webcasting, DVD, and audio recording services are available to personalise the funeral experience, adapting the chapel for services of any faith or religion.

With ample parking for over 70 cars, including disabled parking near the chapel, the crematorium ensures accessibility with wheelchair access throughout. A comfortable waiting room and nearby toilets add to the convenience. In addition to the crematorium, Torquay Cemetery is also located on-site, offering comprehensive services.

Please remember: you need to book an appointment at the Torbay Crematorium in order to discuss your plans. We’d be happy to help you do this, so feel free to get in touch with one of our personal advisers. 

Facts & figures

  • The cemetery dates back to 1852
  • Chapel seats 82
  • Digital music system
  • Webcasting service
  • Parking for 70 cars

Public viewing times (for visiting the crematorium)

Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed

The grounds remain open throughout the year.

Address & phone number

Torquay Crematorium Hele Road Torquay Devon
*Don’t forget, you need to book before you visit the Torbay Crematorium. We’ll be happy to arrange this for you, if you’d like: get in touch with one of our personal advisers.


Follow the signs from the end of the M5 Motorway to Torquay. Upon reaching the large Penn Inn roundabout, proceed straight across onto the A380, following the signs to Torquay. Continue along the A380 through Kingskerswell.

Upon reaching a roundabout, continue straight across, joining the A3022, a dual carriageway known as Riviera Way. At the third set of traffic lights, make a left turn into Hele Road (B3199). At these lights, you will notice Curry's on your left.

The entrance to the Cemetery and Crematorium is located on your left-hand side, approximately 1/4 mile from the traffic lights.

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