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Babbacombe, Torquay
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A district notable for its model village, beach, and cliff-top green, Babbacombe is a leisurely area full of all things English. Visit the Babbacombe Downs for the races, or take a short ride on the Babbacombe Cliff Railway for pleasant views. The Church of All Saints is constructed of local marble and houses some remarkable stonework. The model village is a miniature of the town itself, but with ironically named shops and cafes that tend to inspire giggles from visitors. Check out the district's website for special events. Babbacombe is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Torquay Edition.
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  • Not only are you treated with gorgeous views of the Jurassic coastline it's also a Pokemon Go haven with many Pokestops and frequently spawning unusual Pokemon. The only downside is being a non dog lo...  more »
  • Nice size room and lovely sea views. Good evening meal. Hotel very cold throughout including our room. I couldn't get warm so went to bed early! Not enough time for breakfast so declined. Checkout to ...  more »
  • visit the cliffe railway and model villaGE HAVE a trip down the cliffe railway to oddocombe beach where the house on the hill fell into the sea enjoy the various dining places down there excellent jus...  more »