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“Babbacombe Downs”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Babbacombe

Babbacombe
Ranked #4 of 63 things to do in Torquay
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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“Babbacombe Downs”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2013

Visit Angels tea rooms, if you're going to have a full afternoon tea I would suggest that the tea for two is large enough for four smaller appetites.

Visited November 2013
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Cardiff, Wales
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“Great views over the bay”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2013

This is a great little spot. First off, you can have a stroll along the lovingly manicured garden on top of the cliffs - and possibly take a picture or two with a gorilla! (one of many statues around Torquay)

There are well maintained public lavatories at the top and bottom.

My wife and I descended to the sea by the paths through the woods, which was a lovely stroll, but one to be taken with some care, however it's well worth it once you're down there. The sea is lovely and clean and there's plenty of space to stretch out and relax.

I'd definitely recommend going back up via the funicular railway!

Visited August 2013
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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“Charming thanks to the Cliff Railway”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2013

Charming decent on the Cliff Railway and a nice beach to stroll along in all weathers. Very dramatic cliff falls with a house left in half at the top

Visited October 2013
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Derby, United Kingdom
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“j&vderbyshire”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2013

It was our 1st visit to Babbacombe, we really enjoyed the veiws, and the stroll along the cliff top.so peaceful just to sit on the benches looking at the veiws.

Visited October 2013
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Hull
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“Not a lot to do,but”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2013

Lovely views along the cliff top and coastline and within easy reach of Torquay,Plymouth,Dartmouth and a lot more.

Visited October 2013
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