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    The Babbacombe Hotel

    The Sea Front Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LH, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good33%
    • Average10%
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    “sefton hotel” (5 reviews)
    “sea view” (17 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    21 - 25 of 189 reviews

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    Greatly improved from when it was known as the Sefton Hotel, stopped here many years ago. Friendly staff, good breakfast and centrally located, nightly entertainment, Carpark, good sea views, Highly recommended

    1  Thank Steve G
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    I have just returned from a 3night stay at the Babbacombe Hotel. The hotel has been upgraded and the décor is lovey a big improvement. My room was a new one at the back of the hotel lovely bathroom and one of the best beds...More

    1  Thank Eileen M
    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    What a lovely way to spend a few days with friends .The Hotel was brilliant, from the staff ,food ,accommodation and entertainment. Our rooms were really nice and comfortable and spotlessly clean .The staff were very helpfull and attentive, we specially thought that Tom was...More

    2  Thank dizzycook
    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    Great few days spent at the Babbacome Hotel on a coach tour with friends. Every need was catered for from the time we arrived. Our bags were taken up to our rooms whilst we were served to tea and coffe in the lounge area. This...More

    3  Thank Elizabeth B
    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    I have just returned from a Middleton Tours holiday in Babbacombe and stayed at the Babbacombe Hotel. Well what Can I say. When you read the reviews it just pays to have anopen mind and experience the hotel for yourself. I think it has been...More

    2  Thank Sandra W
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #14 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
    • #15 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Devon >
    • English Riviera >
    • Torquay
    • Also Known As
    • Sefton Hotel Torquay
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    wonderqirls
    29 October 2017|
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    Response from BrettandJo | Property representative |
    Unfortunately we can't guarantee there won't be any refurbishment in March as this is the quieter time of the year and when we tend to be refurbing/painting. All work Is carried out between 8am and 4.30pm and any noisy work... More
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    12 September 2017|
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    Response from Diana46285 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. Yes, There was a hairdryer in the room.
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    jessbrind30
    16 April 2017|
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    Response from BrettandJo | Property representative |
    The menu changes daily over a 7 day period, with 3 different starters, 4 different main courses including two meat, one fish and one vegetarian option and 4 different desert options each day, if you would like further... More
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    "if you have difficulty with stairs avoid the third floor ,the lift does not reach this level"
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    "All rooms are decorated to a high standard"
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    "There a lift to all rooms"
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    "Sea view rooms are a must"
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