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Babbacombe & Historic Devon

Babbacombe & Historic Devon

On this holiday we enjoy our stay at the popular resort of Babbacombe, offering a view over the bay from its cliffs.

On this holiday we enjoy our stay at the popular resort of Babbacombe, offering a view over the bay from its cliffs. We include a visit to the fascinating Royal Naval College in Dartmouth, travel along the River Dart Valley and visit a Benedictine Monastery. With the choice of attractions to visit and scenery to enjoy this makes an enjoyable holiday.


Day 1

We depart this morning and travel through the English countryside with a lunch stop on the way before arriving at our hotel in Babbacombe where there will be time to settle in before our evening meal.


Day 2

This morning after a leisurely breakfast we join our coach for the journey to the picturesque fishing town of Dartmouth and it's Royal Naval College. On our arrival we are met by our guide who takes us on a walking tour of part of the college including the Museum, Gun Room and Quarterdeck, taking around two hours thirty minutes. Afterwards we travel into Dartmouth, where there will be free time to explore the town before joining our coach for the journey back to our hotel in Babbacombe.

B, D

Day 3

Today is a free day to explore Babbacombe and its attractions.

B, D

Day 4

After breakfast we take a scenic ride through the Devon countryside to the Buckfastleigh where we catch our train for a return journey along the picturesque River Dart Valley. On our return we join our coach for the short journey to Buckfast Abbey, a Benedictine Monastery where there will time to explore its grounds before returning back to our Hotel.

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Day 5

We say farewell to our hotel and Babbacombe and return back to your joining point.


B=Breakfast Included, D =Dinner Included

Hotel Details: The De La Mer Hotel, Babbacombe.

This two star hotel is family run and is located close to the town centre and to the Cliff Top Gardens. The hotel has a licensed bar and small dance floor where occasional entertainment is provided. All the bedrooms are en-suite with a television, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities.

Please Note: We would like to advise due to the nature of the building the bedrooms and the walk in showers are small. The hotel does not have a lift and although it is only two floors it does have a limited number of ground floor rooms which can be booked if available at the time of booking.



Price Includes:>


  • Four nights hotel accommodation.

  • Meals on a Half Board basis. (Breakfast and eveing meal)

  • Free day to explore Babbacombe and the area.

  • An excursion to Dartmouth where we include a visit to the Royal Naval College.

  • A train journey along the picturesque River Dart Valley.

  • A visit to Buckfast Abbey.

  • Services of our coach and driver.


Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Bromyard Bus Stop, Pump Street, Bromyard
Cheltenham Royal Well Bus Station, Cheltenham
Church Stretton Railway Station, A49 side, Church Stretton
Craven Arms Tuffins Lay by Bus Stop, Craven Arms
Evesham Bus Stop, The Northwick Hotel, Waterside,
Evesham, WR11 1BT
Gloucester Bus Stop, Westgate Street, Gloucester,
Great Malvern Barnards Green Clock Bus Shelter, Gt Malvern
Hereford Bus Station Stand 1 or 2, Commercial Road Bus Station,
Hereford Three Elms Bakers Lane, Off Three Elms Road, Hereford
Hereford Three Elms Inn Bus Stop/Layby, op Three Elms Inn, Three Elms Road
Hereford Whitecross Whitecross Roundabout, Co-op Bus Stop, Hereford
Ledbury Market House, Ledbury
Leominster Stand 2, Bus Station, Leominster
Ludlow Smithfield Car Park, Lower Galdeford, Ludlow,
Shropshire, SY8 1RN
Malvern Link Bus Stop, Co-op Store, Malvern Link
Pershore The Royal Arcade, Broad St, Pershore
Ross On Wye Bus Stop 4, Cantilupe Road, Ross On Wye
Tarrington Tarrington Arms, Bus stop, Tarrington
Tenbury Wells Bus Stop, TSB Bank, Teme Street, Tenbury Wells
Worcester Centre Croft Road Coach Park, Worcester, Worcs.
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