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Cary Arms & Spa

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Beach Road, Torquay TQ1 3LX England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Chic, boutique 5 star inn privately owned and managed by the de Savary family in the unrivalled location of Babbacombe Bay. There are 10 contemporary, New-England style bedrooms and suites with outstanding sea-view, 6 ...More newly launched Beach Huts and 2 Beach Suites plus 3 restored fisherman's cottages for rental.All have excellent sea views with outdoor decks, balconies or gardens. The atmosphere is luxuriously relaxing and friendly. Head Chef, Ben Kingdon and his team serve the very best of creative, English heritage dishes focusing on local, seasonal ingredients in an informal and relaxed setting. Hearty breakfasts, long lunches and lazy suppers indoors or out on the sun-terraces. Sheltering in its own unsung part of the South Devon Coast, the English Riviera, the inn is accessible by water and has its own moorings. A new Spa with indoor pool and hydrotherapy, experience showers, sauna and treatment rooms will supplement the existing treatment room from October 2016. (check for opening dates). Dog and family friendly. The inn is perfect for those looking for a luxurious and private getaway. It will blow the cobwebs away! Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
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$220 - $492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The Cary Arms Hotel Torquay
Cary Arms & Spa Torquay, Devon
United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed two nights in one of the beach huts. They are certainly quite special - quirky, spacious, comfortable and providing a lovely vista. The hotel overall benefits from a great location and offers period charm. The restaurant is a slightly odd mixture of informal bar...More

Thank Mark H
Innkeeper's Favorite Review
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This place is amazing we have been going here for years but this was our best stay ever. Dave and Lisa and all of the Cary arms team are so welcoming and friendly, the facilities are 5* the food is 5* the service is also...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a popular place in a spectacular location and had been recommended by friends who live in the area. We booked our stay and a spa treatment well in advance and had been really looking forward to it. A few days before we arrived,...More

Thank MCE63
Reviewed 2 days ago

My family rented Rose Cottage for our three night visit to Devon. What a beautiful setting. The house itself is full of character and with 5 bedrooms can fit 9 people. The views from the garden are just stunning, overlooking Babbacombe bay. If you are...More

Thank JSManchesterUK
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just spent our first night at Cary arms it is idillic the staff are amazing the food and Rooms fantastic don’t take any notice of bad reviews or the worry of parking as it is all taken care of by the wonderful staff we will...More

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Response from pinkspideruk | Reviewed this property |
The suite next to ours was dog friendly and had an enclosed veranda where the dogs could roam free, however it also had an access cupboard /storage room which staff were accessing which may be a problem for some doggos The... More
June 17, 2017|
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Response from JoJoW20 | Reviewed this property |
The hotel is a proper dog friendly hotel! Nothing is too much trouble- our dog was treated like a celebrity hee hee!! They put a bed and abowl with treats in your room - plus they have their own menu in the restaurant. They... More
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"Beach huts 3-6 are detached, huts 1&2 are connected; this probably wouldn't normally much matter, but..."
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"The hotel website has a great web cam view of the hotel layout."
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"try the beach huts"
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"Beach Hut 6 is farthest from the dining room and pub. It is the most private of the huts."
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