Downs Hotel

01803 328543
41-43 Babbacombe Downs Road
Torquay
TQ1 3LN
The Downs Hotel is a fully licensed hotel in the village of Babbacombe some 1 1/2 miles from the town centre of Torquay, making the hotel an ideal base to tour the picturesque south coast region.

The Hotel is situated on Babbacombe Downs, from where it takes it's name, a spectacular stretch of land featuring the highest promenade in the country overlooking cliffs and sweeping views of Lyme Bay. You have access to the local beaches either by winding along the pathways to the beach of Oddicombe (a blue flag beach) and Babbacombe, or by taking a trip down the cliff railway.

The Downs Hotel creates a relaxing and warm environment which welcomes a range of guests from couples and families to walkers and bikers. Dogs are also welcome at the hotel and facilities are available to cater for this.

The accommodation at The Downs Hotel comprises of 12 en suite bedrooms, 8 of which are balcony sea view rooms offering uninterrupted panoramic views of Lyme Bay. There are a number of single, double and family sized bedrooms which can accommodate up to 5 people. Within the bedrooms you will find a range of facilities including a hospitality tray, flat screen TV and access to free Wi-Fi.

This four star hotel, fully accredited with both Visit England and the AA, has a comfortable and cosy Lounge Bar area where you can relax with a refreshing cold drink or freshly brewed tea or coffee.

In the restaurant, at breakfast time, indulge in a home cooked breakfast with all the trimmings, smoked fish or opt for a lighter alternative with cereals, fresh fruit, croissants and yoghurts. You also have the option to take your breakfast on your own balcony. As well as Kate's famous delicious breakfast, guests can also indulge in an evening meal from an extensive menu featuring a range of locally sourced ingredients, and the Forecourt Café where you can have freshly prepared lunch or real Devon cream tea with Ed's warmed home-made scones.

At The Downs Hotel the proprietors Ed and Kate endeavour to cater for your every dietary requirement and offer packed lunches for those wishing to get out and about exploring all that this area has to offer.