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The Somerville

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515 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay TQ1 1HJ, England
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I have stayed at the Somerville quite often over the past two years when visiting my Mother in her St Marychurch Care Home. You can always depend on Grant and Adam to offer you a very warm welcome, a very comfortable nights accommodation, and a first class breakfast. My favourite room is the Somerville Suite, which although... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First time staying at The Somerville, sincerely hope it won't be the last!! An indication of the levels of accommodation and service on show at this well positioned gem, was a phone call, hours in advance of my arrival to check what time I would be checking in. Instructions were fed as to my room and door keypad numbers for... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for 5 star luxury, the best breakfast ever, the nicest of hosts, combined with a visit to mini Monaco on the English Riviera, then look no further. I was totally wowed from the moment I arrived. Great location, Free private parking, friendly welcome, a spacious and comfortable room fit for a king, luxurious bathroom with every... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

me and my husband wanted a nice quiet weekend away from the kids and we came here before we had the children and loved it so we took the opportunity to return. our room was stunning in every possible way, it was so clean, relaxed luxury and so comfy! we felt like royalty but without feeling out of place ...perfect.... More 

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

A perfect hotel from the moment we arrived.In a prime location of Torquay near the town centre and harbour. Our room was well furnished and decorated. The bed was very comfortable and fell asleep as soon as my head hit the pillow. The staff were very friendly. I would definitely recommend this hotel and go back there if I was... More 

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Thank George M
UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent quality accommodation. We had 2 rooms, that were both spacious and very well furnished. Near the harbour and the town centre. Lots of recommendations as to good local restaurants. We went to the Ephesus which was very good and only a short walk from The Somerville. Will definitely return when we are back in Torquay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is a must if you get chance to stay in Torquay. All rooms are beautifully designed and immaculately clean with lovely furniture and decorated to the highest standards, they literally have thought about every single detail and provide everything you could ever need. Breakfast is stunning and the service is excellent. Will definitely be returning without a doubt.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We firstly booked this for my birthday in June 2015. We stayed in room 1 which was a deluxe double on the ground floor. It wasn't huge but it was luxurious and had lovely decor. The ensuite was done out beautiful with nice bottles of toiletries. The hosts are really friendly and the attention to detail is lovely. Free parking,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made to feel welcome from the moment we walked in the door the Somerville was the perfect choice for our trip to Torquay. Our room was beautiful, clean and comfortable with some lovely little details and everything you could need for the stay. The reputation of the wonderful breakfast preceded itself and lived up to expectation. All in all a... More 

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Thank Jamie M
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a business meeting near Torquay on a Friday so thought it was a good excuse for a mini-break with the wife and boy. I booked a night at The Somerville because of the great reviews it had received and I must say we weren't disapponted by the service and attention to detail from this fantastic guest house. A... More 

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