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The Downs, Babbacombe

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

been comming here since 2010 and it's still perfect staff are all amazing helpfull and polite owners kate and ed who are always helpful this is my second home and very grateful to them for that's food is excellentv and service brill breakfast is best...More

Thank zennaEngland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel with a wonderful location. We visited with our dog and we were all made to feel so welcome and nothing was too much trouble for Ed, Kate and all the staff at Downs. The room was immaculate and loved the personal accessories, they...More

Thank Barnsleyfoodie
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed all aspects of your stay, in particular the breakfasts and extras in the room. Also that you were able to holiday with your dog and you could...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nicely run hotel with the most accommodating owners Very clean, very comfortable beds with crisp linen Beers were cool, nice selection of gin!! Thanks for looking after my motorbike within your cctv coverage area. We will definitely live to come back to your lovely...More

Thank Melvin J
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your very kind review. It was lovely to meet you. We are pleased you found the rooms very comfortable and enjoyed sampling the beers and many gins we have in our bar. We have recently added a few speciality rums too! We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely hotel, great location, rooms clean and well stocked with personal accessories. Breakfast has everything you could ask for, really sets you up for the day. But what really makes it stand out is the staff (Kate & Ed included) so friendly and helpful, does...More

Thank Ashcroft6
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your very kind comments. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and appreciated the little extras in the room, including our recently added, complimentary Temple Spa products. We do have many lovely comments regarding our breakfasts - there is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for one night for a recent family get-together. It’s a friendly, comfortable little place - nothing special, but ideal for a short break. The room was small but clean and tidy, and everything worked as it was supposed to. Tea making facilities...More

Thank Jon H
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased that you had a pleasant and comfortable stay at The Downs, Babbacombe whilst catching up with your family. We hope that you will visit us again in the future. Kind Regards, Kate,...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
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US$81 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$81 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Polly S
January 3, 2015|
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Response from Kate W | Property representative |
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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