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The Downs, Babbacombe

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Travelers talk about these amenities: Pets Allowed, Free Wifi, Beachfront, Restaurant, Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Downs is a small but lovely hotel. The staff are really helpful and friendly. The bed was amazingly comfortable and the room had a balcony which overlooked the beautiful coast line. Also the breakfast was fantastic but the best bit was the hotel is...More

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Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are pleased that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay as did your little dog. We look forward to welcoming you back the The Downs, Babbacombe in the future to once again enjoy our beautiful surroundings....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit to Babbacombe after railway,. Very pleasant surroundings with a fabulous view over the sea and the downs, we only had coffee Tec but it is place we will return to for lunch or dinner in the near future. Anthony NMore

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Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. We would love to welcome you back in the future for you to enjoy more tea or coffee maybe to enjoy together with our homemade fruit or plain scones. Or even to have a drink at our well stocked bar!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here over Easter and small family friendly hotel. Great breakfast and dog friendly. Lovely location opposite the waterfront and great views. Beds nice and comfortable and rooms spacious. Staff nice and friendly with local pubs and restaurants in walking distance. Five minute drive to...More

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Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Downs, Babbacombe and found the area very convenient. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind Regards, Kate, Ed & The Team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Another great stay with Kate Ed and team bought friends along and they loved it, managed to get out and about as Downs ideally situated my friends first visit and they all loved it, and can’t wait for another visit Ed’s breakfast amazing small hotel...More

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Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review, Maggie. We are so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and hope that your friend enjoyed the little surprise of wine, fudge and flowers in her room. We would love to see you all back at The Downs,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned home from our stay at the downs hotel and want to thank all the staff for looking after us so well, the hotel is well cared for and all areas are ve ry clean, we stayed in room 3 which was very pleasant...More

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Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We are so pleased you thoroughly enjoyed your stay here despite the weather and we appreciate your kind comments regarding our meals. We look forward to welcoming you back to The...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
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US$85 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$85 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Polly S
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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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