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The Somerville

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

At the top of Torwood road a 100 metre walk from harbour up small incline. Car park for all 8 rooms just. Nice gardens and outside seating. Welcoming and pleasant owners. Breakfast was really good and your spoilt for choice with an a la carte main course so fish, eggs, full brekky no issue. Lots of nice touches such as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent three nights here, and it was a highlight of our trip. There is not one single negative to report. The hosts are generous, welcoming and lovely. The room was so clean and comfortable it was hard to believe anyone else had ever stayed in it. The breakfasts were top notch. The daily cakes on offer (free) were a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Just spent 2 nights at the Somerville and had a fabulous stay. Lovely personal hotel where all the little extras really make the difference. Lovely decor, spotlessly clean. Perfect position for easy access to Torquay and Babbacombe and the breakfast is the best I've had. Little touches like cake every afternoon and fresh milk for your tea and coffee in... More 

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Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely friendly hotel/guest house. It was very welcoming, lovely decor, comfy bed. Excellent breakfast menu. The terrace outside is very relaxing and coco the dog keeps you company. The owners give a nice personal service. Good location too.

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Ellesmere Port, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 nights a well run and welcoming hotel ,the hosts are really professional and the rooms are very clean,the service and the food is excellent a most enjoyable experience one that I would really like to do again

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being first in Torquay, We had a fantastic 2days in the lovely bed and breakfast place. Room was very clean although it is small. Enjoy the breakfast both days and pretty good choice. Staff were very kind and polite. Got good information about the area from Peter as soon as we booked in. I wish we had time to stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Somerville was booked for an extended weekend away for my partner and I, along with her family, a total of 6 adults. We cannot credit the owners enough for their part in a fantastic weekend. Peter and Helen were friendly and made us feel valued guests, their little touches around the building are what sets them apart from other... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly only stayed here for 1 night, but couldn't ask for more. Lovely place, great welcome from the hosts, both very friendly and knowledgeable. The room was very modern and had everything you could ask for, complimentary homemade cakes were a pleasant surprise,. We had a great nights sleep and in the morning had a very tasty high quality breakfast.... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have just got back from a four night stay at the Somerville ,it was a lovely place our room was very nice with an outdoor seating area in the pretty garden . On arrival we were greeted by our hosts who take a hands on approach and made us very welcome. Had drinks in the little bar area before going... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights in early July 2016. The owner (Peter) was extremely friendly and gave us a great insight into the local area and Torquay itself which is a 5 minute stroll from the front door. Our room (10) was exceptionally clean and tidy and had everything one would need for a weekend away (or longer). There is also... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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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: $97 - $193 (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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