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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Third visit here, Staff warm ,friendly and helpful, room clean and comfortable. food was tasty and well cooked and presented. I enjoy this hotel , the price is right for my purse and they make me feel part of the family and special. thank you all, a better WIFI net connection in the room would be helpful to me though....

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a nice area went on a shearings trip. Food nice staff great came around with extra portions you only had to ask if you wanted extra or change anything at breakfast Rooms a fair size beds comfy. Rooms clean Showers. Are a problem If you got in at the right time. Need sorting. Not a long Walk to Torquay...

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent Christmas 2016 at 'De La Mer', along with the rest of our coach party, and I can easily summarise our stay as "super staff, fabulous food, exemplary entertainment, delightful decorations but pity about the small room". Luke and his family make guests feel most welcome and will do all within their power to make your stay enjoyable but, even...

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Thank Alan M
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016

What a fantastic holiday staying at the De La Mer hotel, we traveled with a local tour operator. What fantastic staff proper hospitality that's not seen much now days nothing to much trouble here, Food was lovely never have I visited a hotel where your asked if you would like extra helpings! Never went hungry all food is freshly made...

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Thank Angela M
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I agree with unseatedtonys review wholeheartedly. The food was very good, the service exceptional but the room (especially bathroom/toilet/shower) was the smallest I have ever been in. (room 15). Entertainment was acceptable. I must say other guests said their rooms were OK and they were satisfied with them. Overall I would recommend this hotel but ask to look at room...

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Coach break...having stated Not wanting a top floor..we were given room 26 which we couldn't swing a cat round...the room overlooked a yard which didn't improve our view on our 1st impression...saying that food and entertainment was great..unlike the hot water in the afternoon...non existant.. The room was cold too... Won't be returning.

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Luke T, Owner at Hotel De La Mer, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, we truly do value all feedback, whether it be positive or negative. Firstly I am very sorry that your stay with us was not up to your expectation, had you raised any of these issues with us during your stay, we would have most certainly put them right for you...

Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Just spent a four night break at The De La Mer with a booking by a local coach tour operator. The hotel is staffed by the most willing team you could ask for. Nothing too much trouble for them at meal times - no sooner a request for anything and it's sorted. The food was a little disappointing on variety...

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Booked a double and single room, both were small but entirely adequate for our stay of one night and would definitely stay longer next time. Rooms were clean as was the rest of the hotel. Food was as good as any top restuarant and seconds were offered at our evening meal as well as at breakfast.

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Thank Sheila S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My husband and I have just returned from Babbacombe with Greenline staying at Del a Mare. The food staff an everything else was excellent compliments to the chef only downside was the rooms are small and the one we were in No 10 was not much light as we had the fire door down a small corridor and the window....

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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I feel very mean only awarding this hotel 3 stars because the staff, the food and the general service is excellent. The snag with this hotel is however the rooms. I stayed here in a single room and it was VERY small. The room did have a comfortable double bed in it and the T.V. was of good quality. The...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm family welcome awaits you at the Hotel De La Mer, with customer satisfaction assured. The Tillen family have been established at the Hotel De La Mer since 1976 and feel with over 30 years experience we are more than qualified to give you a premier holiday experience.We offer a wide range of holidays from mini breaks, festive tinsel & turkey breaks to one of our special themed holidays.The Hotel De La Mer are the proud founders of the nationally recognised charity Torbay Holiday Helpers Network a network of businesses who offer free action packed holidays to families who have seriously ill and bereaved children from across the UK.With our warm and friendly family atmosphere we invite you to arrive as customers and leave as friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel De La Mer

Address: 16 Babbacombe Road | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3SJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: €29 - €60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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Hotel De La Mer Torquay, Devon
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“no lift ask for downstairs if disabled”
 of 5 bubbles maureencL661WJ, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor if any mobility issues”
 of 5 bubbles kevandsue618, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 10 faces the front of hotel and is ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles Q36CXangelam, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Look at room 1st before booking”
 of 5 bubbles donnydave105, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are quite small, but they are all well appointed and very clean.”
 of 5 bubbles 365PaulH365, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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