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Babbacombe Model Village

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Babbacombe Model Village
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Babbacombe Model Village
from USD 13.97*
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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
+44 1803 315315
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to the miniature village not realizing how big it was. A lot of hard work has gone into it and the gardens are beautiful. The village is worth the money but you do have to also pay for the car park which is...More

Thank faing84
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited here recently during our holiday. We were pleased it was dog friendly as we had our 2 hairballs in tow! We were very surprised by the size of the village, it was nicely laid out and loved the cleverly thought out play on...More

Thank Fordfreak
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Return visit to this wonderful model village. Haven't been for in excess of 10 years but was not disappointed! The 4D cinema experience is not to be missed. Excellent day!

Thank Angie W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Love the model village so much to see and every year there is something new. However it is very expensive for a couple of hours. All children are £9.95 just £1 less than grandma! They do a family ticket but not every party consists to...More

Thank Mrssaturday
Reviewed 3 days ago

we visited on late evening so we arrived in daylight had zip round then waited for it to get dark it is out of this world amazing stunning and soo clever one not to miss

Thank farscapebirmingham
Reviewed 4 days ago

A really lovely place. There is a lot of hard work that goes into keeping the village and the gardens tidy. A one way system around the village makes it a more pleasurable experience, wish other places would adopt this rule! Great for all ages...More

Thank SouthAfrican2
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such a lovely place! We really enjoyed this place, you could see how much hard work and care was put into everything, there was so many models to look at and we really enjoyed it! Highly recommend this gem of a place!!

Thank mikeallen21
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The girls wanted to visit the model village, but the boys weren’t keen! We all had a lovely time. The model village was excellent and very much worth a visit. The boys had a super time. We were impressed at how up-to-date the model village...More

Thank FrecklesBeanie
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a child used to visit the model village , have visited since . But remembered it by night and wanted to relive it . Fantastic to see at night and brought back many memories. Well worth a visit

Thank David T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent a couple of hours wandering around the model village. While some seemed a bit dated and tired, overall it was great! The nudist section of the beach and trading names on some of the shop fronts and vehicles were good fun. The level of...More

Thank MrsBernie
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25 August 2018|
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Response from Martin S | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely and also have time to eat in the model village restaurant. You can also get your entrance tickets validated to return in the evening to see the village in lights. It’s really good
Cheryl G
5 August 2018|
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Response from wendyhawkins40 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, well behaved dogs are welcome at the model village.
26 July 2018|
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Response from Martin W | Reviewed this property |
Some not much