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The Somerville

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  • Excellent96%
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“garden suite”(72 reviews)
“fresh milk”(93 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
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All reviewsgarden suitefresh milkevery afternoonlittle touchesroll top baththoughtful toucheshome made cakescomfortable bedfirst classhigh standardbreakfast was amazingsecond to nonelittle gembottled waterwarm welcomefull englisha wonderful stay
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Reviewed 8 March 2014

This is a great place to stay and is rapidly becoming one of my favourite small hotels. Everything about it is right, and there is a great deal of attention to detail. The rooms are great, the service is great and the breakfasts are excellent....More

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Reviewed 6 March 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at the Somerville, the food was out of this world, and our rooms were lovely - the parking was fantastic and ample, and the whole stay was relaxing and most enjoyable. Our hosts were lovely - if thinking of staying...More

Thank EGillBrynAethwy
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Trying very hard to think of anything to add to all the previous comments! We do a lot of travelling and this is one of the best places we have ever stayed for the amazing level of service,friendliness and standard of food and accommodation. They...More

1  Thank MSK085
Reviewed 3 March 2014

I stayed at the Somerville for 4 nights and I struggle to praise it enough. I stay in hotels a lot and as a rule avoid B&Bs but this is definitely an exception. The hotel is clean with plenty of parking and furnished to a...More

Thank GarethK95
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Good location just a short walk to the centre of Torquay. Plenty of off street parkin, The Somerville is friendly and comfortable yet professionally run, all expected amenities are provided along with a few extra surprises. You feel free to come and go as you...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$115 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$115 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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elga_stroud
12 February 2018|
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Response from isotilly | Reviewed this property |
Hi the hosts are so great, if you asked for one in advance they would prepare something but just down the hill are some great little restaurants.
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elga_stroud
12 February 2018|
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Response from Pete B | Property representative |
Yes we have a licensed bar but more of an honesty bar than a bar that is manned , of course if we are about we would be delighted to serve you , Peter @ The Somerville
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Jenny D
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
1km i would say. 300 meters down hill to harbour then on flat to theatre. Get taxi back if needed up hill
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"Have stayed at Courtyard (GF) and Somerville (FF) suites - both excellent, no view from Courtyard suite but..."
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"Try for the Garden room - it is very quiet and pleasant with access to the garden and the terrace."
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"All the rooms are sumptuous and I love the suites too"
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"All the rooms are excellent"
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