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The Somerville

Certificate of Excellence
515 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay TQ1 1HJ, England
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Ranked #1 of 154 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Usk, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned after another stay at the Somerville with Adam and Grant. There is no let up on the standards set and yet again we had another thoroughly enjoyable stay. It is difficult to find new ways of saying how good the Somerville is, I would simply say if you are staying in Torquay and you are not staying at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I personally have never cared too much for a B&B. This property was a blend between a B&B and a cozy hotel. We drove up the drive to this beautiful old mansion on the hill. The landscaping of all types of flowers and plants was lovely. The staff was very welcoming and helpful. The decor was an eclectic blend of... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed absolutely everything about our two night stay in The Somerville Suite. Extremely clean, high quality furnishings and bedding, friendly hosts who add lots of little touches that mean a lot. Fab breakfast choices in the conservatory too. Can't wait to return. Thankyou so much.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Me and my girlfriend have just stayed at this hotel (March 20th-22nd 2015) I personally don't leave reviews but as we had such a wonderful stay I felt I had to. The room was just as described if not better!! Very clean, comfortable bed making it a pleasant night sleep, staff/owners were very kind, caring and extremely helpful!!! Location of... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've stayed at the Somerville a few times over the years and every time it's been wonderful. The hosts are wonderful, the rooms are spotless and wonderfully opulent, if you can afford the little extra opt for a suite, you won't be disappointed, the one I had even had a tv in the bathroom! The breakfast was amazing, with excellent... More 

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Immingham
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22 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed on business recently and treated myself to a junior suite at a very reasonable price. The room was very pleasant and a good size, the owner very pleasant and the overall experience first class. Location wise it's a stroll to the harbour, it has ample parking and is a little differently furnished to the norm which added to the... More 

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South Normanton, null, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb, clean,the owners can not do enough for you Rooms are clean and the Rooms are a good size at a very good price Will be going again when im next down in Torquay, which will be in a couple of weeks 5 stars easy

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kirkham
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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this b&b after reviews on trip advisor and was not disappointed. Asked for a quiet room and they suggested the garden suite, lovely comfortable bed never heard a sound. would be a great room to stay in the summer as you have a private patio all to your self. Fantastic breakfast with excellent service, nothing was too much trouble.... More 

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

We stayed at the Somerville for two nights B&B 9/3 &. 10/3 this being the first time at this hotel where we occupied The Somerville Suite which was excellent in every respect topped off with the gorgeous breakfast on each day. The hospitally of the host was outstanding with nothing being to much trouble for them. We will definitely stay... More 

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england
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19 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have been here quite a number of times now still no 1 in torquay excellent host service and accommodation with a lovely breakfast just a short walk to town centre nothing to much trouble so really the only place when down here

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