You must choose the holiday cottages when you go to Torquay with your family or friends. The holiday cottages are luxurious, comfortable and fully equipped with modern amenities that will make you enjoy your choice of accommodations. These holiday cottages have ideal locations with beautiful sceneries which are near Torquay family attractions. Some are near the beaches, historic sites, adventure centres and other Torquay family attractions. If you love the water, there are different types of activities and places that you can visit which are ideal Torquay family attractions for spending some special time with the family. Here are some recommendations.Branscombe BeachYou can find the Branscombe beach in the South East of Devon. This is one of the Torquay family attractions that many families go to during their holidays. It is ideal for a great family picnic so if you are booked in one of the holiday cottages, you can just prepare a picnic basket for your family and head on off to the beach. You need to drive a short distance down a country land before reaching this well maintained shingle beach. You will also see several rock pools here at this beach that you can explore during low tide. There are fishing boats that originate from Branscombe beach and can take you out to sea for a relaxing fishing trip. If you want to try your hand at fishing, go out on a small fishing trip and get the chance to see the breathtaking scenery of this beach that you can view from the sea. The beach has complete facilities such as toilets and car parks. There is also a restaurant and shop where you can get some food if you have not brought a picnic basket with you. This is one of Torquay family attractions that you must take your family to if you are staying at the holiday cottages.Splashdown at QuaywestSplashdown at Quaywest is one of the popular Torquay family attractions which you and your family can enjoy while you are booked at the holiday cottages. It is located in Paignton and is just a 10-minute walk from the Paignton Station. Splashdown is run by the most experienced waterpark operators in the United Kingdom. You will find several fun-filled rides at the waterpark such as the eight exciting waterflumes. There is also the “Devil’s Drop for those who want a gentler ride. You can also explore a submarine or sunbathe. Otherwise, just relax in the Chill-Out Pool while the smaller children will be able to relax at the Toddlersplash. There is a cafe and snack shop where you can buy some snacks and ice cream. When you are coming in as a group, you can book with the office and ask for the special group rate. If you are celebrating a child’s birthday during your vacation, you can book your special event here. Their party package includes a choice of burger and chips with a soft drink. You can inform the office in advance if you prefer sandwiches. There is also Slush Puppies for the kids and tea or coffee for the adults. A party host is available with the package for 2 hours. It will cost 14 per person. The park is open during summer so it is best to contact them to make sure they are open at the time that you want to visit Splashdown at Quaywest, one of the most popular Torquay family attractions.