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Tusker Lodge Hotel

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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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the proprieters Carole,gordon and Audrey to be very welcoming and pleasant. From arrival until departure they couldn't do more for us. The room was exceptionally clean and the breakfasts were very filling and tasty with plenty of variety. The restaurants and attractions including the bay as described just a few minutes walk away. We will be staying again.

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Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

stayed here with my partner as it was valentines and his birthday , we picked the hotel due to price and location as it is near to bars shops and places to eat , it had parking round the back. our room had everything you could need including some toiletries , stayed in room 6 the bed was lovely and... More 

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Caerphilly
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Stayed here for valentines weekend .Nice clean room, plenty of tea and coffee etc.Lady on reception very friendly. This hotel is perfect for a nice quiet stay in Torquay. Nicely placed just up from the harbour clock .Close to all amenities, would definitely use again and recommend to people.

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

a last minute booking but a lasting memory just a stones throw from the quay, shops and nightlife, but far enough away not to be noisy. This little hotel is perfect. The room was comfy, clean and had everything you need, the breakfast 10/10. The owners are lovely and the owners mum a treasure. Thank you for a great stay... More 

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Romsey
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22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Came here on a weekend break and was delightewith our room. Tidy and clean with a very hot shower. Landlady was very friendly and welcomed us on our arrival. Very close to the town centre so you don't have to worry about taxi fares unless you are unable or unwilling to walk up a slope. Breakfast was served very quins... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Recently spent 2 nights at the Tusker Lodge on Babbacombe Road, a five minute walk from the Harbour, near to numerous Pubs Bars Cafe's and Restaurants, and of course the shopping area. The B&B is up from the harbour, so it is a bit of a climb, but nothing serious we were allocated room 4 which overlook the gardens, wasn't... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This hotel is situated just five minutes walk from the lovely picturesque town centre of Torquay, where there is an abundance of bars, eateries, and shops, and also the lovely harbour. The hotel is fantastic, lovely rooms, lovely full English cooked breakfast, and was made very welcome. I would say it is home from home, and would definitely recomend this... More 

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Always wanted to revisit Torquay since I went there in the Sixties as a lad, this was the first place i looked at in which to stay and was not disappointed. Easy to find and park up. Nice, cosy and comfortable room, Carole made us a hot drink on arrival, nice touch, and pointed us in the direction of the... More 

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I stayed for six nights from the 12th September. A great time as Torquay was still warm but not overloaded with visitors. It also happened to be the Agatha Christie Festival which was a nice surprise to me. Carole & Audrey were freindly and helpful. The rooms were clean and warm. The breakfasts also accomodated my vegetarian needs. From the... More 

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Chigwell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Stayed for six nights 17th - 23rd September 2014. 2 x single rooms , room 5 for my mother overlooking torwood gardens, lovely view and this is where she used to play as a child? I was in room 8., not the best view, Both rooms were clean, made the mistake of not booking en suite, especially for mum. Carol... More 

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