The Downs Babbacombe

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Beach nearby
Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Downs Babbacombe

The Downs Babbacombe

4.0 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Parking available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Seafront, 41 - 43 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay, England, TQ1 3LN

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBabbacombe Beach6 min walk
  • Popular LocationBabbacombe Model Village and Gardens9 min walk
  • Popular LocationTorquay Golf Club13 min walk
  • AirportExeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.)30 min drive

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About this area

Torquay

Located near the beach, The Downs Babbacombe is in Babbacombe, a neighbourhood in Torquay. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Babbacombe Beach and Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves, while Bygones Victorian Museum and Princess Theatre are cultural highlights. Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens and Paignton Pier are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Babbacombe Beach - 6 min walk
  • Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens - 9 min walk
  • Bygones Victorian Museum - 9 min walk
  • Torquay Golf Club - 13 min walk
  • Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Torre Station - 4 min drive
  • Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cary Arms - 7 min walk
  • Cafe Babbs - 10 min walk
  • The Coffee House - 10 min walk
  • Driftwood Cafe - 11 min walk
  • The Usual Plaice - 13 min walk

About this property

The Downs Babbacombe

4-star bed & breakfast near the beach
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include self parking, 24-hour room service and concierge services. All 12 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Premium bedding, electric kettles and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Downs Babbacombe offers 12 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 10 per day)
  • Free off-site parking within 164 ft

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Family friendly

  • Children's games

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Handrails in stairwells

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 10.00 per pet, per night
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 150.0 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: GBP 10 per day
  • Pet fee: GBP 10.00 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance. Elevators are NOT available.

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Downs Babbacombe B&B
Downs Babbacombe
The Downs Babbacombe Torquay
The Downs Babbacombe Bed & breakfast
The Downs Babbacombe Bed & breakfast Torquay

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 15 out of 28 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 8 out of 28 reviews
4 - Good 29%
Rating 3 - Okay. 4 out of 28 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 28 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 28 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very warm welcome, super breakfast, comfy bed and beautiful view
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Only here for one night but everything was perfect, stunning views of the English Riviera
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019