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The Babbacombe Royal Hotel

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a moment of madness and fancied a night away by the coast - great location great hotel food excellent and friendly staff gorgeous sea views Only one minus point goes regarding the dated toilets in the bar but this aside would recommend and will hopefully go back in the not so distant future 👍🏻👍🏻

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food was excellent and served promptly and plent of it, the breakfast's were great especially served by the cheerful and efficient Jan, the room was really comfortable and the sea view superb, the location was also excellent within easy reach of all the Riveiria resorts

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somerset
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely stay yet again at the Babbacombe Royal Hotel. Beautiful quiet large rooms, spotless bathrooms with sea views from most, tea and coffee making facilities. Followed by freshly cooked breakfast (extra cost)served with a smiling familiar face.

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Thank allrrightchicken
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Luckily found a room in this establishment at very short notice and the nice lady in charge was extremely accommodating, on arriving into the room we didn't know what to expect after a bad experience (at another Torquay hotel), the room was very spacious, clean and tidy, the shower was massive and not a spot of dirt or mould to... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved everything. The hotel and all the staff were great. Food good.Beer good. No parking problems. Huge green across road that also stretches 200 yards to left and right. Best beach access via cliff railway, whose cafe sells tasty ice cream. A theatre is on the green to the right of the hotel. Shops a short walk away.. We... More 

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Highbridge
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic views. Made to feel very welcome on arrival. Rooms very clean. Full English breakfast was lovely. Staff happy and welcoming. Free WiFi available. Would recommend staying here as made to feel very welcome

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat out one evening and had a meal. It has the most wonderful view from where we sat outside. The food was absolutely delicious we had steak and fish pie. The prices are good and not too expensive. I would recommend this place to eat. The only downside was it was very noisy with a big group of men... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say other than very good overnight stay fabulous views from our room overlooking the sea and bay,rooms excellent,food great,and staff very helpful,friendly the only small snag we found the parking awkward as it was very busy with people having a meal in the popular carvery however we will return some day for longer.

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Redruth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A trip back up memory lane although we never stayed there before , seemed very chilled and relaxed for time of year , great views and breakfast. A little confusing to find where to check in but no major problem . Hope to return soon

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Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an excellent stay at this hotel. The staff were really friendly, the food was great and the room was large, clean and very comfortable, with a lovely sea view - couldn't have asked for more. We will definitely stay there again.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about The Babbacombe Royal Hotel

Address: 31 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $51 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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