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The Downs, Babbacombe

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Reviewed July 31, 2016

We had a lovely stay, with our dog daisy.having stayed at other dog friendly hotels,which i always felt didnt really want dogs, this one was so different.we were able to eat with our dog,instead of shutting in our room,and wondering what damage she was doing.We...More

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Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded August 3, 2016

Thank you so much for leaving us such a great review. I found it really interesting to chat to you and hear your experiences of other 'dog friendly' hotels so we are so pleased you were so happy with your experience here at The Downs....More

Reviewed July 30, 2016

This was our third stay in a suite with our granddaughter, the accommodation was excellent and the staff couldn't have been more helpful and welcoming. The location is perfect, our granddaughter (3) loved it. We will be back again. Dave & Babsii AndrewsMore

Thank Dvapower
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded August 3, 2016

Thank you so much for your review. It was lovely to welcome you back for your third visit and we are so pleased that you find our 2 bedroomed suite suits your needs so well, and that it gives you the privacy needed for you...More

Reviewed July 22, 2016

A lovely friendly hotel Kate and Ed wonderful hosts nothing too much trouble for them. Hotel kept clean, our room was lovely overlooking the Downs and sea. Lovely views from our Balcony. Breakfast was excellent plenty to choose from and something for every one. Service...More

Thank Paloma
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded August 3, 2016

Dear Paloma, Thank you for leaving us a review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your 7 night stay and we shall pass your kind words onto the team, especially our lovely Jude. We are finding that we are receiving and increase in longer bookings...More

Reviewed July 21, 2016

Once again perfect stay perfect staff and clean rooms could no fault at all a must eat at hotel kates cooking is heaven and Kate n ed perfect hosts and polite as are all the staff such a dog friendly hotel and area please go...More

Thank zennaEngland
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded August 3, 2016

Thank you for once again leaving us such a great review. It was great to welcome you and lovely Kim again and we look forward to seeing you again next year - unless of course you have that lottery win and then Room 9 is...More

Reviewed July 17, 2016

What a find!We stayed here recently & were so pleased we did..the room,although small had a balcony overlooking the Downs & the sea.I spent a pleasant evening there watching the world go by. The room was spotlless with everything we needed, nice toiletries,quality cotton bed...More

Thank patricia01905
Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded August 3, 2016

We are over the moon to receive such a lovely review. We are so pleased that you, like so many of our returning guests, understood and enjoyed what we try to achieve here at The Downs. Our small team work tirelessly, as we do, to...More

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US$81 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$81 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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