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The Babbacombe Hotel

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After a three night stay at this hotel we can only say that we could not fault this Hotel. Starting with the welcome, the visit continued to delight. The room and bathroom were spotless. Breakfasts and dinners were superb. A great selection of well cooked food and speed of service again were faultless. The staff were, without exception, excellent. This...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Babbacombe Hotel has just had a complete refurbishment and cannot be faulted , the ensuite bathrooms done to a modern standard and rooms decorated in neutral colours , the food was plentiful and cooked just right , the staff cannot do enough for you . The entertainment was very good especially a lady known as the Devon Dumpling who...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here with friend on Saturday night. Easy to find and plenty of parking. The double room was recently renovated and the sea view was amazing with a brilliant size balcony. Staff were friendly and the breakfast was lovely.

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south wales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were all very helpful and friendly. room lovely, food great also entertainment every night. there are plenty of places to visit from here. babbacombe is very pretty. It is also very close to Torquay, we visited Plymouth and Buckfast abbey.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a coach holiday for 2017 New Year ., every thing was kept beautifully clean ,warm and tidy both in our room and in the communal areas. .The reception was efficient and nothing was too much trouble even sweets on the counter . The food was cooked and served well with a smile and a chat .

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Swansea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel was fully booked and were able to accommodate all requests such as single rooms, balcony, sea views etc. Rooms were decorated to a high standard and amenities such as kettle hairdryer etc were a bonus. The television had a very poor signal with the indoor ariel so I gave up on trying to watch anything. . One room suffered...

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As Tour Manager of a Welsh ladies Choir, (Morriston Ladies Choir) I can not praise the hotel Manager enough. From the booking to our actual stay, she ensured that all was well. All the staff, including the restaurant and cleaning staff were very friendly and helpful giving us an excellent service during our stay February 17-20. The bedrooms were clean...

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2Thank Rhian33
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went to this hotel with a coach trip for tinsel and turkey well what a lovely hotel room was lovely staff very friendly and food was nice even got to meet father christmas would go deffo go back to this hotel

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1Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Myself and husband have had a lovely stay at this hotel . Our room was very clean and decorated to a high standard . The bathroom was modern with a large shower . The staff are all friendly and food was delicious and presented beautifully . I would recommend this hotel and hopefully will return and stay in a sea...

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I have been taking a group here for 11 years and under the new management what wonderful improvements they have made. Repainted, refurbished, new menus, everything!!!! Brillliant staff, happy to help with anything (which was good as there was a few hiccups but nothing that was dealt with immediately). The food is lovely, very tasty and with good choices. Breakfast...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Babbacombe Hotel is situated on the Babbacombe Downs overlooking the sea, just a minutes walk to the cliff railway which takes you down to the beach. A number of our rooms have stunning sea views, some with balconies or patios. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Babbacombe Hotel

Address: The Sea Front Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LH, England (Formerly Sefton Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $82 - $1,621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Babbacombe Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Sefton Hotel Torquay
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#18 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We paid a small supplement to have a room with a balcony overlooking the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles annbarbaradavies920, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“front rooms all have lovely views of the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles dorphilSouthWales, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Just ask when you book ,The front of the hotel faces the sea .”
 of 5 bubbles talbotj2, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Sea view rooms were best”
 of 5 bubbles SwanseaHil, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Brilliant!! All round”
 of 5 bubbles twilson2014, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
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