We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Babbacombe Hotel

    The Sea Front Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LH, England
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (71)
    Room & Suite (24)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good33%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “sea view” (21 reviews)
    “sefton hotel” (5 reviews)
    “evening meal” (17 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    24 Dec25 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Torquay hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "ea0e627906ee4b8eb9c40bd439a0e1d4", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1021109,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"ea0e627906ee4b8eb9c40bd439a0e1d4","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"The Babbacombe Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImVhMGU2Mjc5MDZlZTRiOGViOWM0MGJkNDM5YTBlMWQ0IiwiQUlLIjoiMzE5ZjI5NDkzODMwNGRhYThlZTRkMzA3M2YxZWE2MzYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "24/12/2017", "checkOut": "25/12/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (198)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 190 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Arrived by coach mid afternoon on Friday 17th November 2017 to be greeted by a member of staff who boarded our coach to welcome us all. We then had a free cup of tea and mince pies at the resection before collecting our room keys....More

    Thank John G
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Amazing professional yet friendly staff. who went out of their way to help at all times .Stayed on B+B basis but upgraded to evening meal which was very reasonably priced and excellent quality.Lovely room with patio balcony, looking at a lovely view.Definitely worth paying upgrade...More

    Thank anathemadevice
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Very nice Hotel. Room clean and tidy. Food was very good and plenty of choice. All the staff were pleasant and very helpful. Nothing was too much trouble for them. The evening entertainment was very good and we look forward to staying at the Babbacombe...More

    Thank suzywooYorkshire
    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    We stayed for four nights with a group of friends. The rooms are clean and recently modernised and we were lucky to have a room with a view of Babbacombe beach. The staff were efficient but a little hit and miss on dietary requirements. The...More

    Thank kevin d
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    Just came back from a four day holiday from Babbacombe where we stayed in the Babbacombe Hotel it is the cleanest and nicest hotels I have stayed in when on a coch tour. The hotel bedrooms are modern clean and well furnished the bathroom spotless...More

    Thank Philip W
    Travelodge Torquay
    618 reviews
    #28 of 85 hotels in Torquay
    2.2 km
     
    Anchorage Hotel
    410 reviews
    #62 of 85 hotels in Torquay
    0.5 km
     
    Trecarn Hotel
    1,303 reviews
    #85 of 85 hotels in Torquay
    0.3 km
     
    Summerbay Resort Hotel
    5 reviews
    #84 of 85 hotels in Torquay
    0.3 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$91 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #14 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
    • #16 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your The Babbacombe Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Devon >
    • English Riviera >
    • Torquay
    • Also Known As
    • Sefton Hotel Torquay ,
    • The Babbacombe Hotel Torquay, Devon
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (71)
    Room & Suite (24)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (50)
    Bathroom (5)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 85 hotels in Torquay
    Anchorage Hotel
    410 reviews
    .46 km away
     
    Trecarn Hotel
    1,303 reviews
    .26 km away
     
    Travelodge Torquay
    618 reviews
    2.21 km away
     
    Summerbay Resort Hotel
    5 reviews
    .25 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Hanbury’s Famous Fish & Chips
    1,542 reviews
    .16 km away
    Angels
    856 reviews
    .15 km away
    The Buccaneer Inn
    436 reviews
    .13 km away
    Babbacombe Inn
    612 reviews
    .20 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Babbacombe Model Village
    3,034 reviews
    .51 km away
    Babbacombe Theatre
    715 reviews
    .22 km away
    Babbacombe
    1,196 reviews
    .36 km away
    Bygones
    1,381 reviews
    .49 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    wonderqirls
    29 October 2017|
    Answer
    Response from BrettandJo | Property representative |
    Unfortunately we can't guarantee there won't be any refurbishment in March as this is the quieter time of the year and when we tend to be refurbing/painting. All work Is carried out between 8am and 4.30pm and any noisy work... More
    1
    Vote
    WalesTracy
    13 September 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Diana46285 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. Yes, There was a hairdryer in the room.
    1
    Vote
    jessbrind30
    16 April 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from BrettandJo | Property representative |
    The menu changes daily over a 7 day period, with 3 different starters, 4 different main courses including two meat, one fish and one vegetarian option and 4 different desert options each day, if you would like further... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "if you have difficulty with stairs avoid the third floor ,the lift does not reach this level"
    Read review
    "All rooms are decorated to a high standard"
    Read review
    "There a lift to all rooms"
    Read review
    "Sea view rooms are a must"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing