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Babbacombe Model Village

Add Babbacombe Model Village to your Itinerary

Type:Model/Miniature Village

Hampton Avenue

Tel: +44 01803 315315

Fax: +44 01803 315173

Babbacombe Model Village

Guide Prices

Please visit our website for admission prices at


Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Pre-booking advisable.

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Outdoor Attraction


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors - 'Access possible but difficult – see website for full details’
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Hot and cold drinks, sandwiches and cakes.
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 02:00
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 999
  • Min group size - 15
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Toilets

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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Recent Reviews:

  • paulnicholasEngland
    Trip Type:
    Fantastic attraction
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 14th December 2017
    Visited with my wife and child and we loved it there. Amazing details including very current affairs, like walking through time. Cant wait to visit again someday. Read full review
  • Cocorabbit69
    Surrey, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Shame it's winter and they're making changes
    3 of 5 stars
    Friday, 8th December 2017
    It's off season so they have removed some exhibits so they can put new ones in, and to be fair they warn you of this and reduce the admission price but it's still a bit steep for the amount of time... Read full review
  • Kathneats
    Greater Sydney, Australia
    Trip Type:
    brilliant design and so well crafted
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 2nd December 2017
    We went on a very cold day but so glad we did. It is just the most wonderful little village. I wish our grandchildren could have been with us - they would've have loved it as much as we. The designs... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Follow signs to Torquay/Torbay from the A38 or A380. Follow the brown signs to Model Village once you are in the Torbay area. We are situated 2 miles from Torquay harbour in St. Marychurch/Babbacombe.

Public Transport Directions

By Bus- the Model Village is just a 3 minute walk from the St. Marychurch bus stops. The number 22 service runs between Paignton and Dawlish Warren (Stopping at Torquay sea front/town/harbour, Babbacombe/St Marychurch & Teignmouth in between).  

By Train - they are 3 miles from the train station, continue by taxi or catch No. 22 bus from the sea front. Full details can be found on the Model Village website under Find/Contact us



  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017
  • Regional and MiscellaneousRHS Britain in Bloom Medal Gold 2016 RHS Britain in Bloom Medal Gold 2016 2016

Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* See website for details.

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