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The Imperial Torquay

The Imperial Torquay

Park Hill Road, Torquay
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 hours ago
20 others viewing this property now

This family-friendly Torquay hotel is located by the ocean, within a 10-minute walk of Living Coasts and Inner Harbour. Meadfoot Beach and Princess Theatre are ...

£49

£49
Best Western Passage House Hotel

Best Western Passage House Hotel

Kingsteignton Hackney Lane, Newton Abbot
3.5 out of 5.0
2 others viewing this property now

Located in Kingsteignton, this spa hotel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens, Bygones Victorian Museum and Babbacombe Beach. Torre ...

£52

£52
The Richmond Hotel

The Richmond Hotel

27 Croft Road, Torquay
2.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Torquay, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Torre Abbey Sands and Riviera International Conference Centre. Torre Abbey and Princess Theatre ...

£20

£20
Churston Manor

Churston Manor

Church Road, Brixham
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 days ago

Situated on the beach, this inn is within 3 miles (5 km) of Golden Hind, Goodrington Sands Beach and Berry Head. Paignton Zoo and Palace Theatre are also within ...

£54

£54
The Grand Hotel

The Grand Hotel

Seafront, Torquay
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 5 days ago
14 others viewing this property now

Offering direct access to the beach, this Torquay hotel is in the city centre and within a 10-minute walk of Torre Abbey Sands and Torre Abbey. Riviera International ...

£90

£90
Singer Guest House

Singer Guest House

1 Norman Road, Paignton
4.0 out of 5.0

This beachfront guesthouse is located in Paignton, close to Paignton Beach, Pirates Bay Adventure Golf and Dartmouth Steam Railway. Also nearby are Palace Theatre ...

£32

£32
The Albaston

The Albaston

27 St. Marychurch Road, Torquay
5.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Torquay, this bed & breakfast is within 1 mile (2 km) of Torquay United FC, Bygones Victorian Museum and Riviera International Conference Centre. ...

£62

£62
Cranborne Guest Accommodation

Cranborne Guest Accommodation

58 Belgrave Road, Torquay
4.5 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Torquay, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Riviera International Conference Centre, Torre Abbey and Torre Abbey Sands. ...

£32

£32
The Somerville

The Somerville

515 Babbacombe Road, Torquay
5.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this luxury guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Torquay Museum and Inner Harbour. Living Coasts and Princess Theatre are also within ...

£83

£83
Babbacombe Palms

Babbacombe Palms

2 York Road, Torquay
4.5 out of 5.0
1 others viewing this property now

Located in Babbacombe, this guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Bygones Victorian Museum, Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens and Torquay United FC. Babbacombe ...

£50

£50

Pocket Guide: Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens Hotels

One of the great things about coming to Devon for a short or long break is that there are so many things to see and do here. The varied landscapes and ragged coastline provide opportunities for a range of outdoor activities, and attractions like the model village and gardens in Babbacombe are great fun for all the family. It makes a brilliant destination for a day out from your Devon hotel or B&B, whatever the weather.

Babbacombe Model Village from Your Torquay Hotel

When you wander around this amazing model village you'll feel like Gulliver amongst the Lilliputians, a giant bestriding your miniature world like a colossus! The award-winning gardens cover four acres and are the showcase for incredibly detailed models of people, buildings, vehicles and natural landscape features. Devon seems to specialise in this sort of thing and they do it extremely well. Babbacombe Model Village is a complete miniature world that uses sound and animation to bring it to life, along with a large dose of British humour. Kids of all ages adore it, and adults are captivated too. Wherever your hotel or guesthouse in Devon may be, make sure that you visit this place at least once during your trip.

Top Tips for Your Visit to Babbacombe Model Village

The architectural styles modelled here cover a range of historic periods, from Medieval and Tudor through to Georgian and Victorian. The delightful thatched cottages seem to personify what Devon is all about, and even Stonehenge is featured. One of the residents is called 'Arry and is cunningly automated, and one of the favourites with kids is a dragon breathing fire onto a medieval castle. The village is surrounded by four acres of award-winning gardens featuring lakes, waterfalls and streams, and the village with its gardens is recognised as one of the best of its kind in the world. When you've finished admiring it you can have refreshments in Gulliver's Tearoom and Shop, or drop in to the 3D Special Effects Cinema to watch some awesome film footage set in the model village. Take time out from your Devon hotel to visit this amazing place.