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Bicester, England
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location, quirky check in, we were upgraded to a beach hut which was very stylish, right on the sea edge! John a very helpful & friendly chap showed us to our beach hut & took our luggage, showed us how to use the facilities etc. Complimentary goodies in the beach hut included a decanter of sloe gin, a bottle...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wow! Fantastic place, had an absolutely superb lunch and the staff were impeccable! We were made to feel special but not in an over the top manner. Exmouth muscles were to die for! Next time will be dinner and a stay in one of their beautiful rooms.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again the Cary Arms has delivered a great 4 day break for us and the dogs. The cottage (Pebble) was warm and welcoming, food and drink to a high standard and most importantly (at least to us) all staff are very friendly and helpful. We will be back soon to sample the latest suites and the new spa.

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Cirencester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked beneath the rocks down a steep twisting road is the most wonderful place. Cottage like appearance overlooking a private bay. Inside log fires burning staff very warm and friendly. We had some delicious Brixham fish and chips which were the best I have ever had! Cod so moist and the batter light and very crisp, no grease. Perfect. While...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights over Christmas in one of the new luxurious Beach Huts at The Cary Arms. The meticulous attention to detail makes the stay special and like nowhere else, the little touches make a big, lasting impression. Particular highlights for me were the luxurious bed, spectacular view, in-built Sonos sound system and most of all - the visit...

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Sark, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The Cary Arms never disappoints! Just back from a wonderful weekend with friends at The Cary Arms, that has now become a much anticipated annual event. We stayed in Rose Cottage, that sleeps 8 comfortably, and every wish seemed to have been catered for in this beautifully appointed cottage with every modern requirement beautifully combined with a relaxing old world...

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Loved it here we stayed in the Commodore suite for a birthday weekend and couldn't have been nicer. Food was to die for, service was brilliant and one of the cleanest hotels we've stayed in. Massage the next morning topped it off!

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Just returned from our third visit to The Cary Arms and it is just as good, if not better than our previous visits. We had a beach hut and it has everything you would need and more! Comfortable bed on the mezzanine floor with a porthole so you can lazy away looking at the sea; lovely sitting area with "fire";...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

The first sign that we were going to like the Cary Arms a very great deal came as we drove down to Devon. We were running late and the staff took the trouble to phone saying that the kitchen was likely to be closed when we arrived: did we want to order food in advance? This attention to detail, warmth...

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Reviewed 10 December 2016

My husband and I stayed at The Cary Arms last weekend for two nights and our break couldn't have been more perfect. We had stayed previously in a room in the main hotel but this time booked dog friendly Beach Hut 6. The staff as before were wonderfully attentive from the moment we arrived, making us very welcome and comfortable....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cary Arms & Spa

Address: Babbacombe Beach, Torquay TQ1 3LX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: RM1,316 - RM2,306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Cary Arms & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“beach huts and suites have the best bay views”
 of 5 bubbles B324LVdarrend, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Beach huts have a wow factor, but all the rooms a good although we have only stayed in dog friendly ones.”
 of 5 bubbles TessaC898, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Beach huts are wonderful and highly recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles 711kateh, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Suite 7 & 8 are right on the beach!”
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“If you want a shower you may need to specify on booking and sacrifice a better view”
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