Babbacombe Model Village

Enjoy one of Torquay's best attractions and feel like a giant in Babbacombe Model Village. With hundreds of intricately-designed, tiny houses and townspeople, who knows what stories you'll discover!

Where Babbacombe Model Vilage Is & How To Get There

Babbacombe Model Village Address
Babbacombe Model Village,
Hampton Avenue,

Getting There By Train
The nearest train station to Babbacombe Model Village is Torre, which is 1.7 miles away.

Getting There By Bus
Babbacombe Model Village can be reached easily by bus with the Chilcote Memorial, Town Hall and Hampton Avenue stops all within four minutes' walk of the village. These buses can be caught from places such as Exmouth, Exeter Quay and South Devon College.


Babbacombe Model Village does not have a specific car park, although there is a local authority pay and display car park adjacent to the village. The prices for this car park are as follows:

Up to 1 hour - £1.40
1-2 hours - £2.50
2-3 hours - £3.50
3-4 hours - £4.50
4-5 hours - £5.50
5-6 hours - £6.50
6-24 hours - £8.50
Overnight (6pm-8am) - £3.50

Opening Dates & Times - 2021

Monday - 10:00-16:15 (last entry 3pm)
Tuesday - 10:00-16:15 (last entry 3pm)
Wednesday - 10:00-16:15 (last entry 3pm)
Thursday - 10:00-16:15 (last entry 3pm)
Friday - 10:00-16:15 (last entry 3pm)
Saturday - 10:00-16:15 (last entry 3pm)
Sunday - 10:00-16:15 (last entry 3pm)

Booking Information & Cancellation Policies

Tickets can be booked online up to 60 days in advance of the day of visit (subject to availability). Once purchased, any tickets booked are non-refundable and non-transferable.


Adults (aged 15+) - £10.95
Senior Citizens - £9.95
Children (3-14) - £8.95
Under 3s - FREE
Family (2 adults & 2 children) - £36.50
4D Cinema (optional extra) - £1.50

Please note only card payments will be accepted on-site.

Other Useful Information

Student & NHS Worker Discount
There are currently no discounts for students or NHS workers at Babbacombe Model Village.

What To Wear
Babbacombe Model Village does not have a dress code.

Age & Height Restrictions
Babbacombe Model Village is open to all age groups and there are no height restrictions.

Things To Do - Rides & Attractions

Babbacombe Model Village spans over four acres which - considering how small a lot of the attractions are - means they've managed to pack a lot in! There are over 400 houses boasting architecture that ranges from medieval to Victorian and thousands of townsfolk going about their day, as well as well-known landmarks like Stonehenge, a fire-breathing dragon, the model railway and a football stadium.

Aside from the village, there is also a (normal-sized) coffee shop and gift shop as well as incredible lighting shows to enjoy.

How Long Does A Trip To Babbacombe Model Village Last?

It will generally take 1-3 hours to explore the entire garden depending on how much you want to see.


Check out Babbacombe Model Village's Tripadvisor reviews here.

Restaurants Nearby

The Bay Tree Cafe
Cappello Ristorante
Scoopy Doo's Ice Cream Parlour
Silver Goose Cafe

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Kent's Cavern
Cockington Country Park
Mead Foot Beach