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The Somerville

Rental with Bar/Lounge

5 stars

515 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, TQ1 1HJ

+44 180 329 4755
9.7
Wonderful

based on 193 reviews

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About The Somerville, Torquay

Cleanliness
9.9
Comfort
9.9
Location
9.8
Services
9.8
Staff
10.0
Value for money
9.8
The Somerville is situated in Torquay and is close to Torquay United FC. It is located a brief walk from The Room in the Elephant. This luxury bed & breakfast features a number of amenities, such as an express check-in and check-out feature, a car rental desk and bicycle rental. In sunny weather, an outdoor terrace offers a nice spot to relax. The Somerville features 10 rooms, all of which are equipped with a range of amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. A refrigerator and wireless internet access are also available to guests. The Somerville Hotel Torquay is within walking distance of Princess Theatre, and has a variety of shopping, dining and nightlife options on its doorstep. Guests can visit Paignton and Brixham, located a short drive away from the property.

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Deluxe Rooms - Courtyard view
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$126/night

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Superior Rooms - Courtyard view
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$169/night

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$168/night

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Guest house Amenities & Facilities

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Horse riding
  • Mini-golf

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Private entrance

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

General

  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Streaming service
  • Smartphone dock
  • TV

Services and conveniences

  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Places of interest near The Somerville

Attractions in Torquay, England curated by momondo

The Somerville location: 515 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, TQ1 1HJ

Top landmarks

Torquay Museum0.1 mi
Living Coasts0.5 mi
Meadfoot Beach0.6 mi
Abbey Sands0.8 mi
Torre Abbey Sands0.9 mi
Upton Park1.0 mi
Torre Abbey1.1 mi
Babbacombe Beach1.1 mi
Bygones Victorian Museum1.3 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Tang Tang0.2 mi
Yates Torquay0.3 mi
The Orange Tree Restaurant0.3 mi
Ollie's0.3 mi
Eltons Piano Cocktail Lounge Bar0.3 mi
Tiger Bill's - Torquay0.4 mi
Balmoral Hotel Restaurant Torquay0.4 mi
Afternoon Tea @ Hotel Balmoral0.4 mi
Sunday Lunch @ Hotel Balmoral0.4 mi

The Somerville Reviews

9.7
WonderfulBased on 193 verified guest reviews
9.6Solo
9.6Friends
9.8Couples
9.8Families

Pros +
  • Very clean breakfast amazing. (in 67 reviews)
  • Excellent location and great hospitality. (in 24 reviews)
  • Helen and Peter great hosts. (in 19 reviews)
Cons -
  • Nothing is too much for them. (in 15 reviews)
  • Cleaned everyday to a high standard. (in 2 reviews)


The Somerville room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:30 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does The Somerville compare to other 5 star hotels in Torquay?

    5 star hotels in Torquay typically cost $184/night, but The Somerville is typically available for $124/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is The Somerville from Exeter?

    Drive distance from Exeter to The Somerville and vice versa is 19.2 mi and the overall drive time is about 57min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to The Somerville from Exeter?

    If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Exeter to The Somerville, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Is The Somerville pet-friendly?

    The Somerville welcomes pets at their venue.

  • Does The Somerville have a pool?

    Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at The Somerville. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for The Somerville is +44 180 329 4755.

  • How close is The Somerville to Torquay city center?

    When staying at The Somerville there is just 0.1 mi between you and Torquay city center. While making your way to the center of Torquay, you should plan to visit Princess Theatre, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for The Somerville?

    The best contact number for The Somerville is +44 180 329 4755.

  • Does The Somerville have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Somerville has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for The Somerville?

    Standard check-out time at The Somerville is 10:30 AM. Guests can check in after 2:00 PM.

  • How much is a room at The Somerville?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at The Somerville, Torquay is $145, but you may find great deals as low as $124. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

  • What is the distance from The Somerville, Torquay to Princess Theatre?

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