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Ranked #90 of 152 Torquay B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

On Friday the 26th September I arrived at the hotel where I checked in and was shown to my room which was Room 7. The room was spotlessly clean and I did have a sea view. First impressions was this is very nice. I then proceeded to have a meal with friends, went back to my room where I then... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked in off the street as not booked for the night whilst travelling around Devon and Cornwall, we where greeted warmly and offered 2 rooms we chiose the room was a larger bed and sea view, it was £69.00 without breakfast which we booked later at £7.95 each which was very nice and included full english, (which included fried... More

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Bedford, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had very good stay at this hotel, had room at the front of the hotel over looking the sea front very comfortable and a very good size. breakfast was very good only criticism was that 9 o'clock for breakfast was a bit late,

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a comfortable 3 nights stay at this hotel and wonderful weather. Location is lovely and didn't use the car at all. One criticism is it's possible to hear the television etc through the walls. Also as the hotel bar is open til midnight I should imagine it would be very noisy outside in the warm summer evenings until... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here from 31st of August until 3rd of September & enjoyed a fantastic stay. We had "room 8" which is the family room, it was more than generous in size & was spotlessly clean with good facilities & a very comfy bed. From the moment we arrived til the moment we went home we received fantastic service &... More

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Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had sunday lunch here 24/8 family of 4 adults and 2 children. Lovely big table clean highchair provided for our youngest. Good choice of meat i chose beef but was a bit rare for me so didnt eat it. Great choice of vegetables, delicious cauliflower cheese and gravy was great. Would return again.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Had a meal here, food was good and portion sizes were better than expected. The 1 main complaint was the bar staff could take lessons on customer service from the young, polite and courteous waiting staff (Shannon), would visit again but not in a hurry.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

very good location. rooms have good views over the downs from the front rooms, so check that you get one of these rooms, the room was clean and well equipped, good bar area and outside seating area with stunning views, would recommend this hotel.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We visited the Royal on 3.8.14, for a carvery. It was excellent. The beef was cooked just perfect. Veg & trimmings fantastic. Staff friendly. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Can not comment on Hotel itself, as locals will be back for more next weekend.

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Zaandijk, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This hotel tells no stories that are not made true. Look sharp and read carefully and you will not be suprised. We didnt.....and got the room without view. If only we read better!!! The people are experts, the food is good and the ambience tops it all. Siiting outside when the weather permits or inside if it gets colder. Nice... More

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Additional Information about The Babbacombe Royal Hotel

Address: 31 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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