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The Babbacombe Hotel

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  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just spent 3 nights at The Babbacoome Hotel it was wonderful I had a single newly refurbed room food was great and the staff very welcoming entertainment good too beautiful views over the downs and bay in front of the hotel

1  Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was OK but shocked that a single room cost the same as a double. Obviously very popular with coach parties who seemed happy enough. Photo misleading the grass is not part of the hotel’s garden. Breakfast was awful. Drinks over priced.More

1  Thank Jacqueline K
Response from BPowis, Owner at The Babbacombe HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review The Babbacombe Hotel. Not sure why you think a Single room costs the same as a double, it doesn’t but it does cost more than half a double as there is still a room to be cleaned,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelled to the Hotel for a long weekend and was pleasantly surprised by the standard of the Hotel, it’s excellent position overlooking Babbacombe, it’s decor, staff and food quality. Breakfasts were especially good and evening meals a delight. A very good Hotel for the price...More

1  Thank Leonard P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rather expensive buffet for what was served . Sandwiches and fried battered chicken pieces , deep fried wedges and quiche .. being in the catering industry this is a 5-6 pound buffet not a buffet nearer 10 pounds a head . A jug of filter...More

1  Thank Blueridge26
Response from BPowis, Owner at The Babbacombe HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sorry that you were not satisfied with the buffet for your recent christening at the hotel as it is always disappointing if we do not meet guest expectations. Our buffets start at £5.50 per person and go up to £8.50 a head as...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Stayed at this hotel for one night for a birthday treat as wanted to get photos of dawn breaking across Lyme Bay. Room well equipped and clean, bed and pillows really comfy. Staff friendly and very helpful. Meals were well cooked and tasty. Breakfast was...More

1  Thank Hannah P
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Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$118 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#20 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$118 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#20 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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wonderqirls
29 October 2017|
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Response from BPowis | 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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WalesTracy
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 BPowis | 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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"best views from the front"
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"Sea view rooms are more expensive but worth the cost."
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"Our room with large balcony was on the 1st floor with an excellent view of Lyme Bay and sunny."
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"A sea view room gives a wonderful view of the Jurassic Coast"
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