Hunters Lodge

In brief

Our self-catering student residence is perfectly located for the school, the town and all major bus stops. Hunters Lodge has single and twin en-suite rooms. The building has wireless Internet throughout and students can relax either in the big garden overlooking the sea or in the lounge.

Hunters Lodge is a traditional British building and the experience of living in this residence is recommended to any student studying at LAL Torbay.

  • Private bathrooms for all rooms
  • Shared kitchen
  • Free wireless internet
  • Sea views from some rooms

Distance to school

10 minutes on foot.  No bus service between residence and school.

Local transport

Regular buses cover all Torbay. A weekly ticket costs about £17.

5-10 minutes away

School, railway station, bus stops, café, pubs and restaurants, cinema, pharmacy, shops and supermarkets, beaches and pier.

In detail


Hunters Lodge
10 Roundham Rd
Paignton TQ4 6DN

Type of accommodation

Self-catering school residence.

Age of students

18 years and over.

Check-in and check-out

Check-in Sundays 15.00 – 23.00. Check-out Sundays 05.00 – 11.00. Other days and times by arrangement.


No meals are included. No additional meals are available at the residence.

Kitchen/cooking facilities

One shared kitchen is available to all residents.


There are 23 single rooms and 15 rooms with two beds. Each room also has a desk and wardrobe.


Each room has a private shower room with a shower, WC and basin. Some rooms also have bath.


Electricity, heating and lighting are included in the price. Electricity is 230V, 50Hz AC.

Internet and phone

There is free wireless internet access in many rooms including the lounge. A higher-speed network is also available at an extra charge. There is a public telephone.


Coin operated laundry facilities on site 07.00 – 22.00. Approximately £7 per load for washing and drying.

Security and keys

Students are issued with a key to their room on arrival.

Bed linen, towels and cleaning

Clean bed linen is supplied on arrival and then once a week. Towels are not provided. Common areas of the residence are cleaned daily, but students are expected to wash their own dishes and utensils in the kitchen. Rooms are cleaned before students arrive, and afterwards students must keep their own rooms clean with the materials provided.

Deposit & Damage Charges

Refundable damage deposit of £50 required.


Visitors must leave Hunters Lodge by 23.30 from Monday to Thursday and 23.00 from Friday to Sunday.

Noise and restrictions

Noise must not be heard outside the bedrooms after 23.00.


Available all year except Christmas to students aged 18 and older.