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The Downs, Babbacombe

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here, the room was really nice and the staff were friendly, the breakfast was very nice and a great selection would definitely recommend this hotel to family and friends,everything is within easy reach,took the bus to Torquay which we loved

Thank mrspicking
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 21 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and for your kind words. We're pleased you enjoyed your break with us and we would love to welcome you back again in the future. Kind Regards, Kate, Ed & The Team

Reviewed 18 March 2018

My room had sea view with balcony.spotless, well apppionted. My dog was accommodated for . Staff very friendly and againI felt very well looked after. Breakfast,v good and I liked the selection of fresh fruit. Had to pre order supper at breakfast time which was...More

Thank AlisonHilary
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 21 March 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was lovely to see you and Hamish back at The Downs, Babbacombe. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay once again and took advantage of the beautiful area that we are in. We look forward...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

First rate staff. First rate room, superb linen, nice touches. First rate full English breakfast... one of the best... ever ! A very pleasant overnight stay at an exceptional hotel. Many thanks to all from the birthday boy. A special mention for her help upon...More

Thank Alan F
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It's great to know that all of our efforts to make a guest's stay comfortable and enjoyable are appreciated. We do have lots of good feedback regarding our beds and breakfasts. We hope you had a lovely...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

The hotel is great, staff very friendly and helpful, breakfast was absolutely delicious. Very comfy beds with snuggly bedding, amazing seaview with sunrise! Birthday boy and I definitely enjoyed our stay, shame it was only for one night ! We will be back for more!...More

Thank ch33ki69
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay for your partner's birthday. We hope that you enjoyed the birthday balloon and bottle of wine in the room. We offer this to guests as part of our...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

This small independent hotel has a great location with views along the coast to Portland Bill on a clear day. Comfortable accommodation, friendly personal service and first class breakfast and evening meals make the Downs Hotel an excellent choice.More

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Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Downs, Babbacombe, celebrating your Golden Wedding anniversary in the same place where you had your honeymoon. Thank you for bringing the items/pictures you have kept from...More

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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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"Balcony rooms are worth getting if you can, as you wont be disappointed."
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"You need to book some sea views"
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"Front balcony rooms on 1st and 2nd floor have glorious views across Babbacombe Downs and along the coast to..."
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"sea view. It caters for disabled people as it has a stair lift."
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