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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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Southern Wales, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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15 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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19 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

All I can say is be aware of the ceilings.... Myself and my boyfriend stayed there fri 5/9/2014 was supposed to have been for two nights but only stayed the one, because in the early hours of Saturday morning the ceiling collapsed and landed on top of me badly bruiseing my leg....we stayed in room 3 so watch out!!!!!!

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Carole C, Owner at Tusker Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Once again I sincerely apologise for this, as I explained to your boyfriend we had refurbished the room above and the disturbance of having the floorboards re-laid and carpet fitted etc. must have weakened the old and possibly already water damaged lathe and plaster ceiling. We have done a lot of work since we took over Tusker Lodge in April... More 

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Address: 533 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HQ, England (Formerly Sceptre Lodge Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
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Number of rooms: 12
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