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Kent
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have just returned from a 3 night spa break where we stayed in one of the beach huts..What can I say that hasn't already been said.. The location is fantastic. A quiet retreat that feels like your own ( but in the summer this place will be rammed ). There are a lot of comments about the steep road...

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Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful, relaxing break. The Hotel achieves the perfect balance. The atmosphere is very relaxed and easy going, but the standards are extremely high. The perfect mix. The quality of service, food and amenities, and the helpfulness and quality of the staff is excellent.

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Tewkesbury, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wow...when hubby booked this 2 night stay for half term and said we were staying in a beach hut I was a little worried! What a waste of worry.. On arrival we were warmly greeted and shown to our beach hut, number 6. The beach huts are amazing. Large, warm, airy, modern and with the best views across the bay...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We came for Sunday Lunch on my daughters birthday and we will definitely come back to eat here again. Great location and great food. Fully recommend! We would only mention that the road is a bit steep when going down the hill but worth it.

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Devon
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cary Arms does have a wonderful location and we had a lovely room with beautiful views. We felt however that the staff, although friendly were lacking in the skills required to consistently look after us. I was referred to by one of the waiting staff as "my love " several times as were other customers, this member of the...

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3Thank Emma D
Bath UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted a short break in Devon and came across the Cary Arms website, looked fab with great reviews on YouTube so booked a mid week two night stay for my wife and I. Right on the waters edge the Cary Arms is picturesque and welcoming, Lucy and her team went to great lengths to accommodate our needs and found us...

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1Thank Chris147
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brand new, shiny and all round fabulous. TV with access to Netflix, amazon and all sorts of other entertainment, a sonos system, welcome wine and constantly replenished snacks. Awesome views of the sea in all its wildness at February half term. Great restaurant and very helpful, friendly staff. What's not to love!

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a two night stay via the Telegraph, we arrived on the Friday and left Sunday, the Hotel is down a very steep road away from the main area of Babbacombe ( which looking at the main road area we were not missing much) The Downs looked really nice. Our room was lovely but I thought it was a...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed recently in the Vice Admiral room with our young baby and were very impressed. The room had a stunning view across the bay, it was lovely waking to the sound of the sea. It was our first trip away with our baby and everyone made us feel relaxed and welcome. Food good, especially the breakfast with carefully sourced...

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Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the firest to the last moment of our stay, we thoroughly enjoyed our break. All the staff were helpful and always there if needed. All meals were excellant and very good value. Our room had everything you would need, indeed the bed was so large i lost my wife during the night. The views across the bay wre breathtaking...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chic, boutique 5 star inn privately owned and managed by the de Savary family in the unrivalled location of Babbacombe Bay. There are 10 contemporary, New-England style bedrooms and suites with outstanding sea-view, 6 newly launched Beach Huts and 2 Beach Suites plus 3 restored fisherman's cottages for rental.All have excellent sea views with outdoor decks, balconies or gardens. The atmosphere is luxuriously relaxing and friendly. Head Chef, Ben Kingdon and his team serve the very best of creative, English heritage dishes focusing on local, seasonal ingredients in an informal and relaxed setting. Hearty breakfasts, long lunches and lazy suppers indoors or out on the sun-terraces. Sheltering in its own unsung part of the South Devon Coast, the English Riviera, the inn is accessible by water and has its own moorings. A new Spa with indoor pool and hydrotherapy, experience showers, sauna and treatment rooms will supplement the existing treatment room from October 2016. (check for opening dates). Dog and family friendly. The inn is perfect for those looking for a luxurious and private getaway. It will blow the cobwebs away! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cary Arms & Spa

Address: Babbacombe Beach, Torquay TQ1 3LX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $388 - $691 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Cary Arms & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Beach hut 2 is secluded with a fab view and access to the spa.......a few metres away.”
 of 5 bubbles cheekyukguy, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“the beach huts are worth the extra money to stay in, the peace and quiet they give you is perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles tonig765, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upper rooms with views”
 of 5 bubbles Ana186220, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Beach huts and beach suites are the newest and have fabulous views”
 of 5 bubbles alloydtaylor, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“we had a nice seaview room but needs more heating”
 of 5 bubbles valron1947, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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