International Agatha Christie Festival takes place in Torquay, the birthplace of Agatha Christie. Torquay is one of a three coastal towns set around the sheltered Tor Bay, interspersed with the many beaches and coves that make up the English Riviera, a designated UNESCO Global Geopark with a geology, landscape and coastline of international significance. International Agatha Christie Festival is based at Torre Abbey, Torbay’s museum of art and an English Heritage Ancient Scheduled Monument. Torquay railway station is a few minutes walk from the festival venue.
For comprehensive information on accommodation across Torbay, the English Riviera Tourism Company provides details, availability and links to restaurants, hotels, bed & breakfast and private accommodation to suit a broad range of requirements and budgets.