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The Somerville

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Marsascala, Malta
Reviewed 6 February 2013

Just spent three wonderful days. Thank you Adam and Grant for your excellent hospitality skills - you sure know how to pamper your guests. Immaculately clean, beautiful decor, most comfortable bed, delicious breakfast, cookies & fruit for guests to help themselves to throughout the day and plenty of organic milk in the fridge for tea & coffee. Perfect location within...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2013

We had a wonderful stay at the Sommerville Hotel, when we arrived we were greted by Adam who showed us to the room and what a fantastic room!!!!! we just did not get a room we got a suite, lovely lounge, lovely bathroom and a FANTASTIC bed, oh boy we had the best ever night stay at this hotel. At...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2013

Super comfortable room with lovely breakfast. Interesting decor, in keeping with the boutique style, which the owners appear to have given a great deal of attention to detail. There is a warm friendly feel throughout. Not cheap, but well worth staying.

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AdamFromTorquay, Owner at The Somerville, responded to this review

Thank you for this review and we are extremely pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are constantly looking for ways to improve and are currently installing silent running mini fridges into ALL of our rooms. In terms of price, we wil never be the cheapest and don't ever want to be. We want to have money to...

Kingswood
Reviewed 1 February 2013

Very good quality B & B a bit quiky but very good. Nicly appointed rooms, clean, where everything worked. Owner very helpfull Excellent breakfast and wide choice. Local resturant reveiws are worth a read, almost as good as Michael Winner. Only stayed one night as that is all we where in the area for. If ever in Torquay again wouldn't...

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Crewkerne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2013

I have been coming to stay at the Somerville for a number of years and have never been disappointed. You get a lovely room with very comfortable bed and range of toiletries provided, a breakfast of your choice from the menu which is always beautifully presented and cooked to perfection. Well done boys.

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Epsom, Surrey
Reviewed 27 January 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights to attend a family wedding and we absolutely loved the place! The owners are friendly and helpful and we were thrilled to meet their 2 adorable dachshunds. We stayed in Room 4 - the Somerville Suite - which was very comfortable and beautifully furnished. The bed was very comfortable with lovely linens. The bathroom...

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Loughborough
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Stayed here for two nights on a wet January weekend in 2013. The accommodation really made our stay, what a lovely B and B - far better than most Hotels in truth. The Host was friendly and welcoming, and our room was great. We had a deluxe room, which had a lovely modern bathroom and shower. The whole suite was...

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cheltenham
Reviewed 22 January 2013

This was a b'day treat for my husband & we couldn't have asked for a more romantic & cosy room. Eveything has been well thought out making you feel @ home from the start. Chocolates @ the door on arrival, chilled milk in the fridge as an when required along with fresh fruit & cookies. Mini fridge with mineral water...

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Crediton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2013

We have just returned from an overnight stay at The Somervile for a birthday treat. It was the perfect choice. We live in Devon and chose Torquay purely as we were visiting the theatre there and wanted to be able to walk. The Somerville was perfectly positioned to explore Torquay seafront and town. The atmoshere was calm, relaxed and very...

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AdamFromTorquay, Owner at The Somerville, responded to this review

Thank you for such an appreciative review and we're delighted that you enjoyed yourselves so much. Even in the depths of our cold winter it is worth remembering that Torquay is always going to be warmer than just about anywhere else in the UK and that even if you don't fancy being outside there is still plenty to do inside....

Reviewed 16 January 2013

This is my third stay at the Somerville. The welcome was warm and friendly as always. All of the small touches make this hotel a cut above the rest (hence the review title). From the I-Pod dock in my room, special treats at breakfast, and local products in the bathrooms, to the five star individual decor in the room. I...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Somerville has many accolades including Devon B&B of the year for 2012/13 and Southwest B&B of the year for 2011. Centrally located with its own private car park and grounds. Choose from a standard room or lovely Deluxe rooms and spacious Suites; it's the ideal choice for both business travellers and leisure guests wanting a relaxing luxury break. The Somerville offers guests free parking and free wifi and extended breakfast times at weekends.Recently voted In Trivagos top 10 B&B`s in UK for value for money ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Somerville

Address: 515 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $142 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Somerville 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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The Somerville Hotel Torquay
Somerville Hotel Torquay
The Somerville Torquay, Devon
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“the suites all look amazing just take a lucky dip”
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“Treat yourself to the luxury of a suite.”
bobhook, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The Suite on the groundd floor looked amazing but we stayed in the Garden Suite which was also lovely”
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