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Babbacombe Model Village
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Babbacombe Model Village
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Babbacombe Model Village is Torquay's most popular and visited attraction. Representing British life and culture over the last five decades all in miniature. Animated scenes, along with touches of very English humour bring it all to life. Taking you...more
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Hampton Avenue | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LA, England
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+44 1803 315315
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Reviewed today via mobile

This was a great way to spend a couple of hours after coming up from Oddicombe Beach. Bigger than we expected and quirky. Lots of little details to look out for.

Thank Shazlar1
Reviewed today via mobile

Great place to visit it's really big in the grounds plenty to see. You even get a free return so that you can come back and see the village lit up of an evening would be better with dark nights as the light nights don't...More

Thank AdamEverUK
Reviewed today

The most comprehensive, best-presented model village I've ever visited - each model was flawless, with the surroundings beautifully maintained. My husband, who only came to humour me, was equally entranced, loving the puns and humour as well as the wonderful craftsmanship of the displays. The...More

Thank Eamonn E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was quite a pricey entrance fee at nearly £11 for an adult. Took as about an hour to walk around leisurely.. although beautifully maintained the houses etc aren't overly interesting. And although the biggest UK village I wouldn't say it was the best compared with...More

Thank Rachael T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited in a party of 7 and safe to say there was something for everyone in our group aged 7 - 69. The attention to detail and quality of the exhibits are incredible. Even the horticulture is worth going for, I found it immaculate and...More

Thank lemonasterix1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Delightful well organised and well kept model village. Huge range of sights to be seen.....Excellent attraction. the site is a little hilly but is well worth the terrain. Most enjoyable.

Thank Graham T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Been a few years since we last went and a lot of changes being made .The dated Picadilly Circus has gone and a new models in its place ,the Tower of London and The Shambles of York. Paington Zoo has also been added ,we went...More

Thank Ladyrie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was never a big fan of Model villages but this one really changed my view. The details were great and if you go round too fast you will miss some interesting and funny moments. Some of the ideas really made me laugh. A good...More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited the Model Village as part of the Shearing holiday. My last visit was 20 years ago when I thought it was great but there was lots of new additions. Definitely recommended.

Thank SophieLancashire
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely place to go. Well maintained. Worth a visit. Very pretty. Kids will love it. Always being updated.

Thank Alisonifox
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eawatts22
11 July 2018|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
Give it about 2 hours, then relax in the cafe
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Simon M
29 June 2018|
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Response from Bob L | Reviewed this property |
Adult £11.95 Senior (over 65s) £10.95 Child (3 to 14 yrs) £9.95 4 or more people discount 75p per person* 4D Theatre (optional) £1.50 Plenty of parking spaces ,but council charges apply. Great to visit though, nice... More
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Andrew L
13 March 2018|
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You probably have the answer by now for definite but if not here’s a copy and paste direct from there site 👍 Yes, except for the tearoom and 4D cinema. They must be kept on a short lead and you must stay with them the... More
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