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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I visited here for a little weekend getaway and can definitely say this place is worth the money. We stayed in the garden suite which had its own entrance door which was very convenient. The room was exceptionally clean and the big roll top bath with tv at the end was a huge hit with my wife....

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Me and my Husband stayed for 2 nights in the Somervilles’s new Meadfoot suite which was simply stunning. Stepping into the room we were amazed by how spacious it was with our attention immediately drawn by the dolphin stained glass window that looked amazing with the back light shining through. The room was smart and stylish with lots of modern...

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 1 week ago

With so many choices of accommodation to chose from in Torquay you need to do something to stand out from the crowd. The Somerville succeeds in this by providing a choice of beautifully decorated suites that whilst all following a similar theme, manage to achieve their own individual identity. Our suite was spotless, roomy, quiet, with a very comfortable bed....

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous place with lots of extra special touches that puts this place in a different league. Wonderful breakfast and friendly team that run it. Helen's afternoon cakes are not to be missed! We'd definitely recommend and hope to stay again.

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1Thank cranmore17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent room and the breakfast was amazing. Very friendly proprietors. We had the suite with the courtyard and the room was very clean and tidy with good choice of beverages. Home made cake was available fresh every day. Will certainly return and recommended to family and friends

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1Thank Karen B
Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here the first weekend in March as a birthday gift from our daughters. From the moment we booked Peter was exceptionally helpful sending us a list of recommendations to eat out. We arrived mid morning and was welcomed by Peter who advised that our room was ready and that he had upgraded us to The...

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1Thank stevelynne2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Now, I'm very hard to please, but Peter & Helen's guest house is superb in everyway..... My girlfriend and I stayed here as a treat for my birthday and we would highly recommend The Somerville to everyone, for any occasion. Our welcome upon arrival was warm and friendly - the best I can remember receiving. We were instantly made to...

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1Thank Deedge73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here for a night in February. We had a great time and enjoyed staying at the Somerville. The bed was comfortable, the breakfast was great and Peter was a really nice host. Unfortunately we didn't get to meet Helen but we did get to taste her homemade cakes, very nice! Peter was very helpful and...

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1Thank Dillon L
plymouth
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Myself and my hubby stayed in the garden suite for a night... the hotel is a beautiful hotel full of opulence... Peter couldn't of done enough for us very obliging.. the suite was outstanding and the breakfast was 5 star would definitely return and recommend... amazing stay

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We arrived much later than anticipated and expected to go straight to bed. Instead we spent a lovely relaxed couple of hours chatting and drinking with our very congenial host, Peter! Beautiful rooms with lots of attention to detail. Wonderful breakfast, plenty of choice, in lovely, sunny conservatory. Lots of parking. Great situation, close to the town. We were more...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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. ... 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: ₹ 6,529 - ₹ 11,017 (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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Warwick, United Kingdom
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“Book a suite, great to have a lovely ensuite lounge area & it's definitely worth the extra”
 of 5 bubbles cranmore17, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
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“I'm sure any room would be lovely we stayed in room 10 very large room and lovely facilities”
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“Room 2 ground floor at rear”
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