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The Babbacombe Hotel

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Chippenham, UK
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We extended a day trip to the seaside into an overnighter, staying at the Babbacombe Hotel. A well appointed room with en-suite and a sea view, nice and quiet despite the place being very busy. Plenty to eat at breakfast, and good coffee (which makes a change from many hotels), set us up for our morning spent in Babbacombe and...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a short break offered through a Majestic Tours advert received on the internet. We booked 2 single rooms at a cost of £89.99 each plus paid a supplement charge of £30.00 each for what we thought was for a sea view room. Instead, we were allocated what can only be described as 2 cupboards with no view other...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got back from a few days break in Devon.we hadn't pre booked anywhere so just turned up on the off chance.we were given a lovely large room with a sea view which was spotlessly clean.we decided to stay a second night but as the room was already booked we were moved to a back twin room which was brand...

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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

..but hotel catered for all our needs ... This non smoking, quiet remodeled hotel has a commanding situation on Babbacombe Downs road with wide uninterrupted sea views taking in all vistas to Portland Bill .. although there seems to be plenty of sea view rooms we did upgraded to a seaview + balcony (£5ppn extra) and it was well worth...

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Solihull
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked here to spend our wedding anniversary together, and really enjoyed our stay. Reception We was welcomed as soon as we came through the door, was given lots of information and directed to our room on the first floor. Room We selected a room overlooking the sea, which takes in views over Lyme bay too, the room had a...

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Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hi All I have had good week at the Babbacombe hotel the rooms were very clean just recently been refurbished to a high standard entertainment in the evening to bars food ok quite um full overall a good weeks holiday

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Paignton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fast service , great for families. Always a busy atmosphere. Great place for walks,spectacular views. Great choice of food and reasonable prices. Great choice for children on the menu too. All round family friendly.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from a weekend break at the Babbacombe hotel - we took our elderly disabled parents. Rooms 2 has a disability friendly bathroom and is located conveniently next to the wheel chair access entrance - it is beautifully decorated clean and spacious - with a sea view and patio - my parents were both able to have their...

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Saltash, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Received an offer on this hotel for a stay in April so went to check it out. Very surprised... Furnishings are either new or fully refurbished, new carpets everywhere, astounding sea view from the main lounge right across the bay, and that's just the hotel. The service was extremely friendly, food was good, plenty of it and reasonably priced. Ideal...

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Deeside
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and i thought this was a first class hotel, lovely room,very friendly staff and first class food, nightly entertainment was good..Thank you all for making us feel so welcome, we will be back, absolutely fabulous.

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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: $92 - $1,665 (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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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Double rooms may have a sea view but only if you pay a supplement, single rooms are tiny and at the rear with little or no view.”
lynnet310, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pay the extra £5 per person a night for a sea view with balcony ..”
bhgoodwin, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“room 2 for accessibility and room 19 for gorgeous uninterrupted sea views”
alisonprobert, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We paid a small supplement to have a room with a balcony overlooking the sea.”
annbarbaradavies920, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“front rooms all have lovely views of the sea.”
dorphilSouthWales, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
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