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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for 4 nights in the Torwood Suite ( Rm 7) which was light and had views towards the town , we had a separate lounge in our suite which was nice rather than the usual laying on the bed watching Tv ! Breakfast was truly amazing for a 9 bed establishment and compliments to Helen for a superb... More 

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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Arrived suitable late last night to be greeted by Helen who was most welcoming, the check in wasn't rushed and my initial impression was of a clean well run family Hotel which was true throughout my one night stay. I left quite early which was too soon for a cooked Breakfast but was offered Toast and Tea if I so... More 

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

From the moment we arrived at the Somerville we were made to feel so welcome. Peter took the time to talk to us about the area and recommended places for us to go and made us feel really welcome. Nothing was any bother at all. We stayed in Room 9 which we absolutely loved, the decor was splendid, the super... More 

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Thank bibblesj610
Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Peter and Helen will always go the the extra mile for all of their customers. They are really genuine and caring people who are always there to help and advise you to make sure your holiday is memorable. The breakfast are really special with an endless choice. We have been to many place but Peter and Helen top the bill.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Peter and Helen. Taken the Somerville to another level. Not going to make a long winded review on how faultless the stay was. Just to let everyone know. If you ever book here you will never look back. Regards martin and Carol.

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

We have stayed at The Somerville once before and had a lovely stay. The hotel has since been taken over by Peter and Helen who were extremely friends hosts. The hotel has been de-cluttered slightly since our last stay and I understand that Peter & Helen haven't been there very long. We were made to feel very welcome and would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two nights. Our suite was very comfortable, the breakfast is one of the best I have had. The choice of breakfast for such a small hotel was very impressive, everything we ate was delicious and of a high standard. The hosts are really brilliant and make it so special. There was a delicious cake baked by Helen... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Somerville while in Torquay...lovely little boutique hotel set a short walk from the harbour. Very friendly owners and staff...it just felt like home ! The breakfasts were delicious! Not the biggest of hotels but it was good to have a more personal touch! Lots of places to eat in and around Torquay itself and masses of... More 

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

We really enjoyed our stay . The hotel was comfortable and clean and provided an excellent breakfast which was included in the price . The owners could not have been more helpful and friendly Having a great knowledge of the area enabled them to make helpful suggestions for trips etc .

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Lancashire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Read previous reviews before booking. Hotel lived up to expectations. Nice clean room & en-suite, added extras included fresh milk available from a fridge in the lobby with Helen's homemade cakes to help yourself. Wonderful breakfast, good price.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Somerville has many accolades including Devon B&B of the year for 2012/13 and Southwest B&B of the year for 2011. Centrally located with its own private car park and grounds. Choose from a standard room or lovely Deluxe rooms and spacious Suites; it's the ideal choice for both business travellers and leisure guests wanting a relaxing luxury break. The Somerville offers guests free parking and free wifi and extended breakfast times at weekends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Somerville

Address: 515 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $95 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Somerville 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
The Somerville Hotel Torquay
Somerville Hotel Torquay
The Somerville Torquay, Devon
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