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    The Babbacombe Hotel

    The Sea Front Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LH, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
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    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
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    “sea view” (17 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 3 November 2015

    We arrived on Friday evening as part of a group booking. We were pleasantly surprised at how modern, clean and spacious our room was. We used the bar that evening after our delicious evening meal, a spot of entertainment by an adequate entertainer and retired...More

    1  Thank MizzDB
    Reviewed 3 November 2015

    Went on a three day break with a friend whom l hadnt seen for a year. After a long journey we eventually arrived. We had booked single rooms with bath which we didnt get. However the staff were very good they gave us a choice...More

    2  Thank debbie s
    Reviewed 1 November 2015

    The views from the hotel over the bay were the best thing about staying in the hotel. The initial impression on entering the hotel was that it was very dated. We were given a welcoming drink and the owner explained that there was a refurbishment...More

    1  Thank RayC1948
    Response from BrettandJo, Owner at The Babbacombe HotelResponded 3 November 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, however we are disappointed you did not approve of anything other than the view and entertainment. We took over the hotel in January and have been steadily refurbishing since then, we employ six permanent staff...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2015

    it was better than we expected still alot of work to be done but what they have done so far is very good ,we were in room twenty which has not yet been refurbished but it was a very large room and had a large...More

    1  Thank ls45
    Response from BrettandJo, Owner at The Babbacombe HotelResponded 5 October 2015

    Thank you for your review, we are pleased that the refurbishment that we have completed so far was to your liking and the service provided by us was also very good. We hope to complete the refurbishment of the rest of the hotel by early...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2015

    We have just had a short break at this hotel (5 days) it was great ,the room was newly refurbished so was clean and bright ,we also had a big shower (very unusual) the staff were helpful and friendly.we will definately be going back .The...More

    3  Thank Cath B
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    About
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    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$101 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #13 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
    • #16 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • United Kingdom >
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    • English Riviera >
    • Torquay
    • Also Known As
    • Sefton Hotel Torquay ,
    • The Babbacombe Hotel Torquay, Devon
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    jessbrind30
    16 April 2017|
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    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
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    6 April 2017|
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    Response from BrettandJo | Property representative |
    We do have rooms available for the weekend, you would be best to call us on 01803 326591 and one of Reception team will be able to assist and book you in. Many thanks
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    1 July 2016|
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    Response from abigailCoventry | Reviewed this property |
    You will need to check with the hotel, I was only on holiday
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    "Room 30 first floor twin bedded with small balcony overlooking the bay at front of hotel."
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    "Have a room with a balcony, lovely sea views"
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    "Front rooms with sea view and some have balcony"
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    "The higher rooms at the front have a great view of the sea"
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