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Babbacombe Model Village

Babbacombe Model Village

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£10.95 per ticket
Child (3 to 14 yrs)£8.95 per ticket
Family (2 Adults + 2 Children)£36.50 per ticket
Senior (over 65s)£9.95 per ticket

4D Theatre (optional extra) £1.50

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1914
  • Very Good
    691
  • Average
    160
  • Poor
    49
  • Terrible
    27

Recent Reviews:

  • Carole S
    Oxford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fantastic
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th August 2017
    This is worth a visit. Take your time looking around there is plenty to see. It is steep in parts and it is worth making a visit when it is illuminated. Drinks and food is available and a lovely... Read full review
  • thewrightone2
    Doncaster, United Kingdom
    Amazing day out.
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th August 2017
    We visited the model village while on holiday in Devon, and have to say it's not the first time I have been. We loved every moment of the time spent there, with all the new added houses. You can make... Read full review
  • M8x1mus
    West Malling, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Brilliant feature and a must visit.
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th August 2017
    This is our 5th trip here. Two adults and two children (under 3's are free) was £30 something which is great value for money. You are first met at the ticket office by friendly staff who offer 4d... Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop
  • Tea Rooms

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Open all year
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

Map & Directions

Road Directions

BY CAR

Follow signs to Torquay/Torbay from the A38, A380 or A385 Follow the brown signs to Model Village once you are in the Torquay/Torbay area

We are situated 2.5 miles from Torquay harbour in the pretty area of St. Marychurch/Babbacombe

Satnav postcode: Our postcode is TQ1 3LA, however this will lead you to the Hampton Avenue side of the local authority car park which is no entry. This car park is accessed from St Marychurch Road (A379). Use your satnav but please follow the brown signs when you get within half a mile.

Car Parking There is a pay & display local authority owned car park adjacent to the model village. This car park serves the whole area and does not belong to the model village, so you will need to 'pay and display'. If the main car park is full, follow the brown sign to overflow parking which is close by in Chilcote Close (about 3-4 mins walk from us).

Public Transport Directions

BY TRAIN

We are about 3 miles from the Torquay train station, which is just off Torquay sea front.

Continue by taxi (there is a taxi office at the station), the journey will be about 15 minutes OR

Catch the 22 bus service on the sea front, see station map link below. Service 22 goes along the sea front, via the town/harbour, right to St Marychurch. Buses run approx. every 20-30 mins during the day, the journey will take about 35 minutes (subject to traffic conditions)

 

BY BUS

Get the bus to St Marychurch, we are just 3-4 minutes walk from/to the bus stops - follow the black & gold pedestrian signs.

The main bus services:-

SERVICE 22 - Paignton town & bus/train station - Torquay seafront (train station) -  Torquay town centre/harbour - Babbacombe/St Marychurch - Teignmouth - Dawlish - Dawlish Warren....(and vice versa).

The service runs approx. every 20-30 minutes, day and evening. The journey will take about 50-60 minutes from the furthest points (Paignton bus station and Dawlish Warren) and about 25 mins from Torquay town/harbour

SERVICE HOP122 (Open-top service)  - Paignton Zoo - Paignton Sea Front - Paignton Bus Station - Torquay Harbour - Wellswood - St Marychurch for Model Village....... (and vice versa)

This open-top summer service gives you great views of the bay, and runs approx every 20 mins during the day (roughly 9.30 - 5.30pm)

 

Hampton Avenue, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3LA
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Call direct on:

Tel01803 315315

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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* See website for seasonal opening times

Awards

  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

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