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Tusker Lodge

533 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HQ, England (Formerly Sceptre Lodge Hotel)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great welcome from friendly proprietors..very helpful..excellent breakfast..could have donewithmore towel changes than just the ONE over a7 night stay..will definitely stayagain..but take an extratowel with me

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed hear for 19 nights on business, very realisable and friendly staff, and very close to harbour and main shopping streets and restaurants very ideal! Room cleaned daily and replenished coffee and milks daily too, I didn't experience the breakfast as I was away early every morning so can't comment on that. Very reasonable in terms of price and location... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good location as it's a short walk to Torquay harbour. This felt like a B&B not a hotel. Service was friendly and helpful but there were limitations we didn't expect in a hotel. Our ensuite shower room was cramped with only a tiny shelf so no place to put wash bags except on the floor. So we had to keep... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good clean and comfortable and so central to everywhere Very helpful friendly owners who suggest places to visit and places to eat Nice breakfast and loved the fresh coffee Nice room with a view of the park

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable room with good breakfast and only 5 minutes to harbour and seafront. Shower room clean but in need of updating. Friendly reception and service. Parking at rear a real bonus so close to town centre.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good value budget hotel . Comfortable . Flexible staff. Helpful staff. Breakfast was lovely . The only thing was we could hear people up all night in the park shouting didn't sleep very well so had to close window and it was quite warm in room .

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay b&b just needs modernising! & happier breakfast staff. Room was okay (very clean) just very old fashioned, bathroom was lovely too. In a great location, walking distance to the harbour & seafront.

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Kuznetsk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We lived in this hotel for two weeks. We did not know English, but perfectly communicated with the owners of the hotel. Every day, great English breakfast and a smile. Good location of the hotel near the city center and the waterfront. These two weeks we were in real England. Thank you very much, Carole, and your husband.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb location at a good price. The hotel is situated within an easy walk to the Torquay harbour area and surrounded by loads of quirky eateries. The only drawback would be the size of the room, which was small to say the least. Apart from that it had everything we needed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On arrival I found the owners very welcoming and approachable which helped as this was my first solo holiday. The room was clean and had everything i need. Breakfast was superb. You could have the full English or a combination of such. The walk into the town and harbour was very pleasant and only about a 10 minute walk. There... More 

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