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Address: Torquay, England
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Pretty Coastline and Village

Having driven down the sloping road towards the Carey Arms, we parked in the car park and watched the ever changing views off the ocean going about its business. It really is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Having driven down the sloping road towards the Carey Arms, we parked in the car park and watched the ever changing views off the ocean going about its business. It really is a stunning coastline, and very tidy. Babbacombe has plenty of Shops and Eateries and many attractions to warrant a good few days visiting the area.

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Tenby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

We've never been to the area before so took the train down the side of the cliff to oddicombe beach and walked along to Babbacombe which was picture postcard. We even spotted a seal in the crystal clear water. We stopped for a drink in the Carey Arms which was a lovely surprise and had a great view of the... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

If you want a traditional unhurried old fashioned style seaside resort which time has passed by then visit Babbacombe in South Devon. Walking along and seeing the stunning high cliff-side views over Babbacombe Bay is without doubt a breath taking experience. The public cliff-hanging gardens are perfectly kept with plenty of park benches to relax on as a break in... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Disappointed with cliff rail, expected something bit more exciting, however, that was my own fault for not reading more about cliff rail.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

No words can say what a beautiful place it is. You really need to take a day out and visit. It is well worth it.

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Devon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

An absolutely perfect place to take a stroll and have wonderful views of Lyme Bay. Excellent eateries at hand. Plenty of seats to enjoy the views

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romford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

There are lovely views and nice places to have a relaxing drink and some nice food, recommended to all visitors for a nice easy time.

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Been to this town a lot of times . will keep on coming back to this place . love the beach and the walk . the local shops are very nice. highly recommended

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Brixham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Memories of visiting Babbacombe go back to the 1980s and upon moving down here it was somewhere we visited again. The Downs are the same as we remember, well maintained, garden areas, seating and that wonderful view out to sea. On a sunny day Babbacombe always seems to be warmer than the town. From the Downs you have access to... More 

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Bristol UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Take the cliff railway to start the experience then walk along the coast to the quay there is a pub, some clean public toilets and a car-park. the sea was clear and air fresh . this is a walk for able bodied people special needs and wheel chair bound are not recomended. .

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