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  • Overlooking the spectacular world heritage coast of Lyme Bay
  • Situated Right on Babbacombe Downs
  • Original Victorian features and architecture
  • A great place to stay for long or short breaks
  • Positioned directly on the Babbacombe Downs

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Headland View is a beautiful Victorian guest house with panoramic unobstructed sea views looking over the spectacular world heritage coast of Lyme Bay, a fabulous place to stay. Positioned directly on the Babbacombe Downs, the guest house has six individual bedrooms, with four having French doors opening on to beautiful balconies, complete with table and chairs to sit and relax while taking in the magnificent sea views. Or choose one of our delightful rear view rooms, with double or superking/twin beds. Free car parking is available on our forecourt, or free permits are supplied (July and August) for the car park to the rear of Headland View.

Headland View is part of a charming Victorian terrace, built in 1876 for Captain William Lukin and his wife Emily.  The guest house has retained many of its original Victorian features and architecture including a guests’ sun lounge.

There’s a pretty dining room, adjacent to the sun lounge.  Some of the tables take in  the view of Lyme Bay.  Which you can enjoy with your traditional and freshly prepared breakfast, or choose one of our daily specials.  All accompanied by cereals, fresh fruit, fruit compote and toast with  conserves and marmalade.

We will do our very best to ensure you have a relaxing and memorable stay.   Headland View is a great place to stay for long or short breaks.  Ideal for visiting Babbacombe theatre, Bygones in St. Marychurch, Babbacombe Cliff Railway, Babbacombe Model Village or Torquay United at Plainmoor.  A perfect central location for visiting the surrounding area of Torquay, Paignton, Brixham, Dartmouth, Dartmoor and Exeter.  Positioned directly on the South West Coastal Path (SWCP).  Lovely blue flag beaches with a great choice of traditional English pubs and a large variety of restaurants in close level walking distance.

The only guest accommodation in Babbacombe, recommended and featured, by the prestigious published version of the GREAT BRITAIN LONELY PLANET GUIDE.  ”Set high on the cliffs at Babbacombe, this charming terrace is peppered with subtle nautical flourishes, from jaunty model lighthouses to boat motifs on the curtains.  The wicker chairs on the balconies have five-star views of a cracking stretch of sea”

2017 PRICES.  Rooms from £70 to £90 per room, based on two people sharing a double or twin room, including breakfast and car parking. Single occupancy of a double  room is welcome. See ‘Tariffs and special offers’ page for full details. We regret that we do not have any facilities for young children or family rooms.  We do not accept bookings for children under the age of twelve.

Prices quoted are for direct bookings only, either by email or calling 01803 312 612.  Additional charges apply for online bookings.

Headland View is completely non smoking, including the balconies and forecourt.

Please call direct for latest availability and best prices.

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Headland View :: 37 Babbacombe Downs Road :: Babbacombe :: Torquay :: Devon TQ1 3LN
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