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The Somerville

5.0 of 5 Guest house   |   515 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay TQ1 1HJ, England
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Ranked #2 of 152 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Was due to stay in Teignmouth but was badly let down but the B&B we booked so needed to find an alternative when I remembered The Somerville where we had stayed before a few years ago when in the area. After a quick phone call to find out if they had any rooms available we headed to Torquay from Teignmouth.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed here 4 times now - we love it. Having tried other places in Torquay, we will now not go anywhere else. Adam & Grant and their staff are great. The decor is eclectic but wonderful. The rooms are gorgeous - lots of nice touches. Breakfast is superb.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Somerville has many positive reviews and has won many awards, so all I can do is add my recommendation to the pile! From prior to arriving (excellent communication) to the time of leaving this was a most enjoyable experience. The Somerville is superb in every detail, you are welcomed and cared for perfectly. The room was spotlessly clean, superbly... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The best B&B (Hotel) we have stayed in. Tthe room was great very clean comefortable with tea coffee and a cafetare provided. there was also a small refridgerator. the breakfast was stuning with a great chioice of hot and cold food. The staff could not have been more helpfull and the whole experiance was great.

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Sale, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do we start? The little touches - on arrival the proprietor took the time to welcome us and explain the facilities before showing us round our room; when were you last given the choice between grilled vine or tinned tomatoes with a full English breakfast; have you ever been offered home-made fruit compote to start your breakfast; take a... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All I can say is WOW, from the day we first booked the holiday Grant and Adam went out of their way to make us feel welcome. When we arrived we were made to feel special and given a suite with a private access patio/garden area. The pre arranged flowers, chocolates and champagne were of excellent quality, and delivered to... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here to meet some friends, the place was perfectly located and very nice, hosts were amazing. Adam was classy and Grant was magical, they gave me a great suite that was more than I could expect from a high end B&B. This place is a very nice classy boutique small hotel, just saying B&B does not do it justice.... More

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is a fantastic place to stay. We stayed in one of the suites with a bedroom and living room, it was totally luxurious and we felt totally spoilt. The hosts are so welcoming and made our stay very enjoyable. The breakfast I can honestly say was the best we have ever had and we have stayed in quite... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This really is a five star guest house. The location is ideal as it is a few minutes walk into Torquay. We have stayed here three times now and every time it has been superb. The rooms are clean and decorated to a high standard. The sweets in the room are a nice touch. The beds are really comfortable, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fantastic place to stay - so much offered for a very reasonable price. We were immediately welcomed with a cup of tea & we loved the old fashioned decor & nick knacks. Our bedroom was very clean & had some lovely touches like the sweets & was very quiet, despite being on the ground floor. Breakfast was superb.... More

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Address: 515 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay TQ1 1HJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Somerville 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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