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Babbacombe Palms Guest House

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4.0 of 5
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2 York Road, Torquay TQ1 3SG, England
Babbacombe Palms Guest House
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Ranked #53 of 154 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for a few nights Rooms very smart and clean except en-suite cramped & there were only TWO teabags left in the tin everyday + ONE toiletries everyday Air freshener was empty & not replaced Whats the problem here? Spend lots to make rooms nice but skimp on teabags/toilet rolls etc Breakfast was no better than kids would cook so... More 

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

Thank you Mark and Tracy nothing was too much trouble for you and thank you for letting us stay on for those extra nights. We're still working off those amazing breakfasts!! Your friendly chats and helpful tips in the morning were appreciated when visiting mum in hospital. Hope to be back.

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

We have just returned from this wonderful guest house the breakfast was amazing hot, fresh. And plentiful, the host could not do enough for us. They were friendly and professional the rooms were spotless and we loved our towel dog,,,, the coast line is within a short distance and absolutely beautiful a perfect place for a lovely weekend thanks Tracey.... More 

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nottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights , and from the minute we checked in Mark and Tracy were the perfect hosts . the rooms are immaculate with lots of little extras, bathrooms are spotless and cleaned daily . Breakfast is amazing everything cooked fresh and to perfection, overall an excellent guest house and would definitely recommend .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed here for two nights, the rooms are immaculate and decorated tastefully, and the full English breakfast was lovely, served piping hot and with perfect eggs! Tracy and Mark are excellent hosts and couldn't have made us feel more welcome. I would like to comment on one of the previous reviews, I think its such a shame that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having read some great reviews before booking I thought it sounded too good to be true , however the reviews were spot on . Not only do mark and Tracy welcome you into their home with open arms but don't stop for a second making sure everything is perfect for your stay . They were extremely happy to accommodate our... More 

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a week room very clean and comfortable. Mark and Tracy perfect hosts, nothing too much trouble all you have to do is ask. Had full breakfast every day which was faultless. Room was cleaned daily and all refreshments in room replaced. Free wifi, Great en-suite and very comfortable bed. Great places to eat at and many places to... More 

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Mylor Bridge, Falmouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Only stayed a night whilst visiting a poorly friend, but wished it had been for longer. Speckless, beautiful presentation, and friendly, helpful family hosts. Very highly recommended for a comfortable nights' sleep, followed by a wonderful breakfast served by friendly hosts. What more could you ask?.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Mike and Tracey are the perfect hosts, so friendly and welcoming and so outgoing. Nothing was too much trouble! Lovely freshly made breakfast to order and lovely local proper sausages! Lovely rooms and very clean and modern! Very comfy beds, free parking, nice tea and coffee and facilities with lovely biscuits!!! And free wifi! Definitely recomend this to anyone who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Only stayed one night whilst visiting family. Room exactly like the picture, spotlessly clean. Food was top class as was the hospitality shown . Will definitely be booking again on our next visit. 5 star service.

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