Get an overview of this hotelLuxury guesthouse with free breakfast and bar/lounge

Collecting Nectar Points

Popular property highlights

Free breakfast
Free parking
Free WiFi
Smoke Free


Situated near the beach, this luxury guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Torquay Museum and Inner Harbour. Living Coasts and Genting Casino are also within 15 minutes.

Property features

This smoke-free guesthouse features a bar/lounge, limo/town car service and express check-in. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, express check-out, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site.

Room amenities

All 9 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and memory foam beds. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with digital channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers.

Guest House Amenities

Guest House Amenities

A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This Victorian guesthouse also offers a terrace, tour or ticket assistance and a garden. Complimentary self parking is available on-site.

The Somerville is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Express check-in 
  • Terrace 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1880 
  • Total number of rooms - 9 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Garden 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Free bicycles nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Guest House Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM until 6 PM
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Late check-out fee: GBP25.00
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Guest house Name

  • Somerville House Torquay
  • Somerville Torquay
  • Somerville Hotel Torquay
  • The Somerville Torquay, Devon
  • The Somerville Hotel Torquay

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the guesthouse prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

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