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“Coombe court a home from home”
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Coombe Court Hotel
Ranked #87 of 150 Torquay B&B and Inns
Reviewed 30 August 2012

it was with trepidation that my husband and i booked this hotel for my mother and aunt as they are a particular pair with definite ideas! However we knew we made the right choice the minute we stepped through the door to drop them off. Following a wonderful welcome (and a cup of tea!) from Julie they were settled into their spotless comfortable room. It certainly was a home from home as Julie had promised. The little touches such as a glass of water at their table each morning for their tablets, the wonderful home-cooked food and the smiley service from Julie, Becky their waitress and the rest of the team made their stay even more relaxing, enjoyable and stress-free - not only for them but also for us! We all cannot recommend this hotel highly enough - particularly for those of a certain age!

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled with family
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Reviewed 28 August 2012

Family of 4 stayed here in August 2012 for 2 nights. We booked over the phone without giving any deposit after talking to Julie. When we arrived sure enough we were booked in and shown to our 2 rooms, (1 twin,1dble), both rooms were spotless and we were made very welcome. We were given a front door key which was most welcome as we came back late and the hotel was in darkness but this was not a problem. We only stayed B&B the breakfast was very good cooked to your order and served with a smile. We had a good stay.

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled with family
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1  Thank phil e
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Reviewed 9 August 2012

We recently stayed here while doing a charity walk..(Journey for James ) along the south west coastal paths.....
Excellent accomodation, rooms looked like they had been recently refurbished....very comfortable, exceptionally clean, a pleasure to stay here and they were very friendly......a definate recommend...Anna and Ian

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank Anna G
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Reviewed 10 July 2012

Just spent a week at Coombe Court - Accomodation, Food and Hosts Julie & Bill made this a really good break.
The Home Cooked Breakfasts and Dinners were excellent - cooked to perfection and overall nothing was too much trouble for Julie and Bill, we were made really welcome.
As the Title of our Review says you will be extremely hard pressed to find better in Torquay.

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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3  Thank Shipperman
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Reviewed 10 July 2012

I wrote a review here in 2009 (the one with 24 people staying for one weeks half board). I am responsible for arranging a group holiday of around 24 every June, and have done so for ten years.
The one thing we have said we would not do is repeat a venue..we like to move on! However, following our experience in 2009 we have returned to this excellent hotel each year, and hope to do so again next year too! This in itself should confirm the very high quality, to say nothing of exceptional value, that Julie and Bill offer. The bedrooms..although very acceptable to begin with...are gradually being refurbised to a very good standard indeed, and the food,both for breakfast and dinner is good, traditional, fare, with plenty of choices, properly prepared and cooked, and served piping hot.
The lounge and conservatory are very pleasant indeed and 'house' us all together in comfort if we so wish.
And ..we can park our cars in the roomy car park.
In the course of weekend voluntary lecturing work for my church I have had cause to stay in hotels literally accross England and Wales, but large or small, 'budget' or expensive, none of them have impressed me more than Coombe Court does,
As a matter of interest, picking up a point made by a reviewer above, when I send out request forms to the group each year I do get requests for a bath from one or two couples, but many more specify a shower.
On behalf of at least thirty folks who have enjoyed Coombe Court hospitality together at least three and most of them four times over the past four years, and other couples who have visited at different times on our recommendation, my wife, Val, joins me in saying a very big thank you to Julie and Bill for making our work of organizing this party so much easier, and helping us to have such a lovely holiday in a wonderful area. See you next year God Willing! Mike Riley (Ferndown, Dorset).

Room Tip: Val and I have used four different rooms now, and all were acceptable. Balcony rooms tend to have sm...
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  • Stayed: June 2012, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 31 May 2012

Have just returned from a weeks holiday in Babbacombe Devon where we once again stayed at the Coombe Court Hotel. Compared with most of the other hotels along Babbacombe Downs the Coombe Court is a small hotel which is warm, friendly and homely. The rooms are bright, well decorated, comfortable and clean. The food is excellent with a good menu choice and plenty to eat. There is a lovely conservatory and sitting area to relax in and Julie and Bill could not be friendlier with nothing being too much trouble. If you drive down they have their own car park and if you come by train Bill will even pick you up from Torquay station. There are many amenities close by so if you fancy a break give Coombe Court a try - you wont be disappointed.

  • Stayed: May 2012, travelled with friends
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2  Thank PatriciaEnfield
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Reviewed 15 May 2012

I found this hotel on trip advisor and as the reviews were so favourable I called in on spec just for a one night stay. The welcome was fantastic, shown to the room, which was perfect for what I wanted. Julie offered tea whilst she went to get the booking forms, which we drank in the light airy conservatory. The evening meal was excellent too, plenty of vegetables and first class service, The breakfast was even better, what a wonderful experience.

I recommend this hotel to anyone without hestitation and I hope to use it again when I'm in the area.

  • Stayed: May 2012, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank Basari57
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Additional Information about Coombe Court Hotel

Address: 67 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #87 of 150 B&Bs / Inns in Torquay
Hotel Class:4 star — Coombe Court Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 32
Also Known As:
Coombe Court Hotel Torquay, Devon

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