The Somerville

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
515 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, TQ1 1HJ, United Kingdom
5.0 out of 5 rating 1312 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0

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Property Details

Property Location

A stay at The Somerville places you in the heart of Torquay, steps from Torquay Museum and close to Living Coasts. This 5-star guesthouse is within close proximity of Meadfoot Beach and Princess Theatre.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 9 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Your memory foam bed comes with premium bedding. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Amenities

Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this Victorian guesthouse include tour/ticket assistance and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.

Dining

Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, express check-in, and express check-out. Free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or attraction, and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Torquay Museum - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Living Coasts - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Meadfoot Beach - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Princess Theatre - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Torre Abbey Sands - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Riviera International Conference Centre - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Torre Abbey - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Bygones Victorian Museum - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Babbacombe Beach - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Torquay Golf Club - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Preston Beach - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Paignton Beach - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Dartmouth Steam Railway - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi

The preferred airport for The Somerville is Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 30.6 km / 19 mi.

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

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.


The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 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.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • 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 guestrooms.

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

  • Late check-out fee: GBP 25.00 (subject to availability)
  • Onsite 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.

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