Babbacombe Model Village

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



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


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

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 02:00
  • In town/city centre
  • Max group size - 999
  • Min group size - 15
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Pre-booking advisable.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • Bhavya_mohan
    South West England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Nice little quirky place
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th October 2018
    This place is really creative and one can see the hard work of the management and the artist clearly. All models are detailed and very well made. The place is well maintained and organised. We went... Read full review
  • tj1001
    Trip Type:
    Great 1/2 day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 15th October 2018
    Well worth a visit had a great day extremely good value for money, Even had a game of crazy golf, it only takes a few hours to walk around get there early as very quite. Great Read full review
  • CeGale
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Lovely attention to detail
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 15th October 2018
    It is worth spending some time looking at the detail to find the humour behind a lot of the display. It gives the impression that the model-makers (who are very talented) have really enjoyed putting... 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 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* See website for details.


Saturday, 8th December 2018 - Tuesday, 1st January 2019

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