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Headland View

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Overview
37 Babbacombe Downs Road Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LN England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews lyme bay babbacombe downs seaside theme on arrival biscuits balcony overlooking room was beautifully decorated perfect hosts full english feel extremely welcome oddicombe beach bottled water fresh milk complimentary toiletries b bs thought of everything short break
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you once again for a lovely welcoming stay at your beautiful B & B....This was the third year running we have stayed at this lovely B&B. The place is just amazing and so comfortable and the breakfasts are excellent.....wonderful ... We recommend this B&B...More

Thank Marion N
Response from HeadlandView, Owner at Headland ViewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marion and Malcolm, it was so wonderful to see you both and Uncle Roger again. Thank you for such a beautiful review, it is really appreciated, and thank you also for the thank you, you left for us, so kind of you. Have a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the 3rd time my husband and i have been here, 1st time with the new owners and it just gets better every time we stay! David welcomed us with coffee and biscuits and took the time to sit and have a chat with...More

Thank MrsAllen18
Response from HeadlandView, Owner at Headland ViewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Charlotte and Gregg. It was great to meet you both, and to welcome you back after a few years since your last visit. I know this was a short visit and hope you will come back for longer next time. Thanks for your comments...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We received a fine welcome with tea and homemade biscuits for a very enjoyable 2 night stay on our Coast Path Walk. The top floor room at the front had great views for a long way along the coast. The 2 Davids were most helpful...More

Thank Judi W
Response from HeadlandView, Owner at Headland ViewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Judi and Peter, congratulations on finishing the coastal path, that is quite an achievement. It was a pleasure to meet you both and thank you for such a lovely review, we really appreciate it. Hope we can welcome you back. Kindest regards David

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were welcomed into the Headland View with a cup of tea and a seat in the beautiful sun room that overlooks Babbacombe Bay. We were in room No 3. This was top floor with a window that overlooked the back of the building and...More

Thank neilandcat
Response from HeadlandView, Owner at Headland ViewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Catherine and Neil. Thank you for your lovely review of the birthday weekend. It was great to meet you all and delighted you had a good time here in Babbacombe. Hope we can welcome you back before Neil’s dad’s next big birthday. Thanks again....More

Reviewed 31 August 2018

The view from the room was worth the price alone (£102 per night including excellent breakfast over August bank holiday weekend). It's a truly stunning location overlooking the bay and the downs. Outstanding hosts in David and David. Very helpful, very attentive, extremely courteous. Highly...More

Thank Guide41570
Response from HeadlandView, Owner at Headland ViewResponded 2 September 2018

Dear Ruth, Lovely to meet you and Alan, and thank you for a wonderful review, especially on our busiest weekend of the year. Hope we can welcome you back again in the future. Regards David

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Description
AA four star gold award and AA breakfast award. This beautiful Victorian guesthouse with panoramic unobstructed sea views over the spectacular world heritage coast of lyme bay is a fabulous place to More stay. Positioned directly on the Babbacombe Downs, the guest house has six individual bedrooms the majority having French doors opening on to balconies with tables and chairs to sit and relax while taking in the magnificent seaviews. Or choose one of our rearview rooms with superking/large twin beds or with four poster bed. The guest house has retained many of its original Victorian features and architecture, with a sun lounge and pretty dinning room, for you to enjoy your traditional freshly prepared and served English breakfast or choose one of the daily specials fruit pancakes, omelette, scrambled eggs with smoked salmon or poached eggs on English toasted muffin. All accompanied by cereals, fresh fruit, fruit compote and toast with conserves and homemade marmalade. A great place to stay for visiting the surrounding area of Torquay, Paighton, Brixham, Dartmouth, Dartmoor and the southwest coastal path. Ideally located for lovely blue flag beaches with a great choice of traditional English pubs and a large variety of restaurants nearby. Spoil yourself and enjoy the view. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$78 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Headland View Torquay, Devon
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$78 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Headland View Torquay, Devon
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
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"as for a sea view, with balcony..."
marionn393
1 week ago
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"Great views from front rooms"
JudiW445
2 weeks ago
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"Try and get a sea-facing room obviously!"
Guide41570
31 Aug 2018
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"I would say Room 2 is the best, it has an ensuite and amazing views over the bay"
J6431PFsarahf
7 Aug 2018
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