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    The Downs, Babbacombe

    41-43 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LN, England
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    The Babbacombe Hotel
    196 reviews
    #36 of 85 hotels in Torquay
    0.1 km
     
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    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good12%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “kate ed” (15 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Really nice hotel well situated on top of the cliffs with easy access to the paths or railway down to the beach and coastal path. Warm welcome and great service, big rooms with ground coffee (and cafetière) which made a pleasant change. Would recommend to...More

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    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for your lovely review. It was lovely to meet you and your dog Poppy. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay in our family room and it's good to know the extras are appreciated. We hope you will visit us again very...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Spent a long weekend at this quaint, friendly hotel with our room overlooking the bay. Follow the path down to the beach. Several lovely walks. A Pub serving delicious meals is very conveniently situated next door. What more can you want. Lots of beautiful beaches...More

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    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and were able to take in the beautiful surroundings here, including the beaches which, in Babbacombe and the surrounding areas, are now dog-friendly till 1 May. We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Situated on a quiet road with a lovely sea view to boot. The room was not too bad but could have done with a bit of a dust. Kept banging the radiator when we opened the door. The breakfast was a big plus here, all...More

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    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are sorry that you had a problem with cleanliness of the room. We do take this very seriously here at The Downs and we have very strict housekeeping rules in place. We shall address...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Booked here as it was dog friendly and when we turned up dog friendly was un understatement, blankets when you come In the front door should you need them and also dog bedding and bowls provided in the room, fantastic breakfast which is freshly cooked...More

    Thank Nicole m
    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay here and we hope your dogs did too with their little extras in the room! It was lovely to meet you and we hope that you will visit us again...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    The most welcoming & friendly staff we've encountered in a long time. Upon arrival we were upgraded to a sea view as they'd had a cancellation (room 12 not normally offered for families but actually fit our travel cot for 9month old no problem!) And...More

    Thank Mrs Judith D
    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was great knowing that our 2 nights accommodation prize donated to the baby unit at Warwick hospital went to such a lovely family. We are so pleased that you had a great family break here. As...More

    The Babbacombe Hotel
    196 reviews
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 86 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • English Riviera >
    • Torquay
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    • The Downs, Babbacombe Torquay, Devon
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    Room & Suite (38)
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    Polly S
    4 January 2015|
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    Response from Kate W | Property representative |
    We are located directly above 2 beaches Oddicombe & Babbacombe, about a 10 - 15 minute walk. We have lots of information about our ares including beaches on our website or please feel free to call me on 01803 328543. Kind... More
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