Accredited Businesses

Thursday 1st January 2015

The Downs Hotel, Babbacombe

The Downs is a family run establishment which welcomes young and old, families, couples and singles alike. The proprietors, Ed and Kate Wood have refurbished much of this beautiful building and have created a comfortable feel with an emphasis on excellent service. The Downs Hotel borders the Babbacombe Downs.

Child Friendly Facilities include:


Breastfeeding Friendly

Baby changing facilities

Breastfeeding Screen




Emergency Supplies: Wipes, nappies etc


Toddler Step

Booster Seats

Milk and Food Warming Facilities

Children's Meal Options

Plastic Plates/Bowls/Cups

Small meal portions available

Children's Cutlery

Child Meal Boxes

Healthy Meal Options

 Children's Activity Sheets

Children's Activity Packs


Baby Toys

Toddler Toys

Children's Books

Soft Play Area


Organised Children's Activities/clubs


Child Friendly Customer Service Trained Staff


 Outdoor Play Area
 Welcome Packs
 Family Board Games
 Play Room with games, toys etc
 Outdoor Pool
 Indoor Pool
 Playpens in pool changing rooms
Family Changing facilities
Swimming Aids available
 Outdoor Games available
 Adjoining Rooms available
Versatile bed arrangements available
Family Rooms available
Baby changing in rooms
Safety Plug sockets available
Night Lights available
Children's entertainment
Children's Clubs
Baby sitting service
Listening Service available



Our Pledge

“By joining the Child Friendly Approved Accreditation scheme, we are committed to providing and maintaining a child friendly establishment and are passionate about providing the best possible experience for parents and their children.”