The Downs, Babbacombe

41 - 43 Babbacombe Downs Rd, Torquay, English Riviera, Devon, England, TQ1 3LN, United Kingdom | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Torquay

Back in Britain

A travel blog entry by nathancrang on Aug 09, 2014

Hi everyone, I arrived back in the UK yesterday after a very long journey about 26 hours total - fortunately I didn't feel too bad after it, just a little tired! I've had an amazing trip, thanks for reading the blog, it's been nice knowing that people have been keeping up with what I've been doing whilst I've been on my adventures. Even whilst I've been travelling I've planned a few more trips - I've well and truly caught the "travel bug"! I hope to see you all soon and show you the ...

Looking back from Devon

A travel blog entry by mike_lickfold on Aug 01, 2014

1 comment, 26 photos

... field Gosh darn but it's a beauticious day in Dearole Blighty though it feels a little Bland after the mountains canyons chateaux and all that of The Continent and I wonder how Oz would be if it had been colonised by France or Spain.... Bit more well, interesting perhaps, off to Martin and Su's green acreage near Bath for drinks and foods and general Music, Merriment and Argument Bloody hot! Off to Malmesbury for four days and nights of WOMAD festival. ...

Delightful Devon

A travel blog entry by clive.atkinson on Jul 26, 2014

2 comments, 13 photos

... and WarfleetCreek is allegedly named after the vast fleets that assembled there. Also from here a fleet of 480 vessels sailed for the beaches of Normandy in June 1944. For over 600 years Dartmouth Castle has guarded the narrow entrance to the port.
Weather has been superb with sunny days and blue skies with temps around 25C, "heatwave" conditions according to the ...

THE NIGHTMARE BEGINS

A travel blog entry by starbird32 on Jul 26, 2014

1 photo

... their main four lane highways.

We finally arrived at the hotel in Exeter, the Rougemont Thistle hotel tired and bone weary. It was extremely hot and they gave us a room that took more than ten stair steps to get to after using the elevator to get to the proper floor...lugging baggage with no assistance, room extremely hot and the furniture was garage sale quality and falling apart. We asked for another room and ...

HISTORY - ON LAND AND WATER

A travel blog entry by sueron on Jul 22, 2014

3 photos

... then retire to Greenway to commune with nature and, possibly, be inspired for her next book. The house was requisitioned during WW2 for child evacuees and then for use by the US Coastguard in preparation for D-day. Agatha and family took it back following the war. The property stayed in the family until 2000, when Agatha's daughter decided to give it over to the National Trust.
...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This hotel, located on 41 - 43 Babbacombe Downs Rd, Torquay, is near Babbacombe Model Village, Kents Cavern, Cockington Gardens, and Torquay Museum.
Map this hotel

Amenities

       

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Downs, Babbacombe Torquay

    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding