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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I will first mention the disappointments: Off season during our November visit therefore their pub was very quiet and we counted on ambiance during the evening...generally the neighbourhood was VERY quiet. the first night I requested beef and ale pie and the beef was so hard I could not put my fork in it nor eat it properly.. I did...

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Babbacombe R, Owner at The Babbacombe Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Yellowsubmarine117 Well what can I say? Only that despite only have six bedrooms in our family run hotel if all of our guests were as demanding as you we would have to employ a team of guest liaison staff. From your numerous emails on booking to your payment card being declined (despite you telling us how many thousands of...

Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great location old fashioned comfort parking on site surprisingly quiet as had room on the front and very stormy night! Could walk easily into Torquay centre and had great bars around.only negative was needed a power shower but for the price not a problem,really clean,room and such friendly staff.

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St Austell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were welcomed on arrival the staff went out of there way to help the food and drink were excellent very clean and tidy the locals were very polite the hotel is over looking the sea what more could you ask for.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having broken my leg on 1st August (6 weeks in plaster- 6 weeks in a "moonboot") we felt in need of a short break. Very friendly welcome. Very pleasant staff. We had an issue which the managers sorted out for us straight away. Had a meal and a sandwich, both of which were excellent. Quiz on Wednesday was very enjoyable....

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

food was poor and matched the accommodation. staff were nice and friendly but this was the only plus point of my stay. The price of the food was shocking and it was very below average. i would not stay at this hotel again

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good size room lovely sea view. Nice evening meal. Very clean room and ensuite although not much pressure in shower. It was cold throughout hotel including our room. Couldn't get warm so went to bed early. Not enough time given for breakfast so declined.

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london
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Stayed here for a night as had a night out with friends in Torquay. Lovely place, so clean and friendly. Room was huge, nice touch with the bottles of water and shortbread. Good stock of tea,coffee etc. Everywhere was lovely and clean. Bed so comfy,slept like a log. Had full English breakfast, very tasty. Nothing was too much trouble for...

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

A wonderfully situated property within walking distance of all that Babbacombe has to offer A warm welcome from the staff , enjoyed their breakfast , couldn't fault it, a real gem in Babbacombe. Stumbled on Angels tea rooms 5 minutes walk from the hotel , it's a must for traditional tea and food.

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Thank Ken P
Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stayed here for two nights The rooms were beautifully furnished, with wonderful sea views. The shower room was roomy and spotless. The staff were welcoming and extremely helpful. We opted for the breakfast at an additional cost, and would recommend. Particularly the brie bacon tomato and lettuce sandwich. We will definitely be back next time we are visiting family...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Nice hotel with a very public freindly young guy who booked us in. Nice room with good sea views. Only comment I would make is when you only want poached eggs on toast for breakfast , the thought of it costing £20 for 2 meant it was not workable ! Just a thought but overall a nice place in a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Babbacombe Royal Hotel

Address: 31 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: ₹ 3,199 - ₹ 6,943 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Room 8, very spacious, lovely large bed, all in all very well decorated , carpeted and furnished, Bathroom good but would have preferred a separate shower instead of one over the bath, although It worked well Great view of the prom and bay, wonderful location.”
 of 5 bubbles 671kenp, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles hilarya1, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stairs not good for disabled as corridors narrow.”
 of 5 bubbles Simonw805, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Have a sea view room”
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