Join us for a fabulous skittles weekend away at the Carlton Hotel, Torquay. We arrange everything, accommodation, meals, transport, entertainment… not forgetting the skittles! This adult only weekend will see you socialising with over 130 like-minded people all away for a great weekend of fun, skittles & dancing.


12 skittles teams playing on 3 skittles alleys throughout the weekend. Each team will compete in a group of 4 playing at least 3 fun games of skittles against ladies, men’s and mixed teams from all over the UK. The winning teams from each group will then line up for the Sunday grand finals.


Two nights of awesome live entertainment featuring singers and disco. Tunes from all eras guaranteed to keep your toes tapping and you bopping all night! Saturday night is our legendary party night with an opportunity to wear fancy dress if you fancy. Come on, surprise us!

Food & drink

A wide selection of half board tasty treats awaits at the Carlton Hotel. Delicious three course dinners, a hearty buffet style Saturday brunch and Sunday breakfast with full English or continental option, plus a full Sunday roast. Large well stocked bars will keep you suitably refreshed all weekend and until open late!


With 70 comfortable rooms ranging from doubles, twins, triples and singles, there is accommodation to suit your entire group. All bedrooms have everything needed for your stay including hairdryer, complimentary tea, coffee and toiletries and all-important free Wi-Fi!

Coach Transport

Quality, comfortable coach transport from your hometown to the venue and back again. No need for designated drivers. Take a well-earned nap on the return journey after a fabulous weekend. Morning coach trips also available to nearby towns or places of interest.


25 metre indoor pool, fun pool, outdoor pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi. 40 workstation gym, Aztec spa for a pamper, games room with 10 pin bowling, pool, snooker, arcade games & table tennis. Head for Aztec Bistro for drinks, coffee and snacks and Alberts Bar, your friendly pub with live sports.

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About Carlton Hotel

Just like its sister hotel the Derwent, the Carlton enjoys a fabulous location near the beach, harbourside area and shopping centre. Its spacious ballroom is the scene for the skittle alleys by day and your evening entertainment. Our guests particularly love the Saturday brunch, Aztec Games room and spa facilities, plus the lovely outdoor pool area, 25 metre indoor pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi. You can enjoy one of the very latest spa experiences, Fire and Ice which is a multi sensory thermal suite, designed to stimulate all the senses whilst helping your body to relax and detoxify. There’s a 40 workstation gym to work off the Carlton’s delicious food. 70 well equipped and comfortable rooms ensure a memorable stay.Half Board with Saturday Brunch till 11am plus Sunday Lunch.3 skittle alleys. 12 skittles teams.

Other dates

23rd – 25th February 2024

08th - 10th March 2024

28th Feb - 2nd March 2025