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    The Downs, Babbacombe

    41-43 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LN, England
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I have stayed at the Downs Hotel in Babbacombe a number of times. The Hotel overlooks the bay and has easy access to the cliff walks, and beach area. It is close to many of the tourist sights in Babbacombe. The rooms are very comfortable...More

    Thank pjgriffiths10
    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review. It was a pleasure to look after you again and we are pleased that you once again enjoyed your stay at The Downs. Your very kind comments shall be passed on. We look forward...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Another fantastic visit to our favourite hotel; great friendly atmosphere, all the staff are very helpful. And it was lovely sitting on the balcony with a stunning view of the coast. Rooms are cleaned regularly and nicely decorated. We enjoyed Ed’s breakfast and it was...More

    Thank martosi2017
    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for your kind words. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Downs and we too had a great time talking to you in the evenings. It was lovely to see you again. We look forward to seeing you...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We love visiting Babbacombe and the fabulous Downs Hotel; it is a great base for extended coastal walks both north and south, and the grassy downs are a wonderful area to let our dogs socialise and run free :-) The hotel facilities and staff are...More

    Thank Zoe B
    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for such a great review. We are so pleased that you thoroughly enjoy your stays here at The Downs and it's wonderful to know that guests appreciate the high level of service we always aim to give. It's great that you and your...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Really nice hotel well situated on top of the cliffs with easy access to the paths or railway down to the beach and coastal path. Warm welcome and great service, big rooms with ground coffee (and cafetière) which made a pleasant change. Would recommend to...More

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    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your lovely review. It was lovely to meet you and your dog Poppy. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay in our family room and it's good to know the extras are appreciated. We hope you will visit us again very...More

    Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

    Spent a long weekend at this quaint, friendly hotel with our room overlooking the bay. Follow the path down to the beach. Several lovely walks. A Pub serving delicious meals is very conveniently situated next door. What more can you want. Lots of beautiful beaches...More

    Thank Philippa7260
    Response from Kate W, Owner at The Downs, BabbacombeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and were able to take in the beautiful surroundings here, including the beaches which, in Babbacombe and the surrounding areas, are now dog-friendly till 1 May. We...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$87 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    Polly S
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    Response from Kate W | Property representative |
    We are located directly above 2 beaches Oddicombe & Babbacombe, about a 10 - 15 minute walk. We have lots of information about our ares including beaches on our website or please feel free to call me on 01803 328543. Kind... More
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