Devon Variety - Babbacombe

Devon Variety - Babbacombe

Babbacombe is a popular resort close to Torquay and on the English Riviera.

We stay at the popular resort of Babbacombe located close to Torquay on the English Riviera. The resort has sea views from its cliff gardens and has a famous model village and a local museum to explore. The resort is also a good base to explore this part of Devon with its many attractions to enjoy.

Day 1

We join our coach and travel towards the South West of England with a lunch stop enroute before we arrive at our hotel with time to settle in before our evening meal.


Day 2

This morning we travel first to Buckfast Abbey a beautiful Benedictine Monastery before joining the coach for the short journey to Buckfastleigh where we join a steam train for a return journey along the picturesque Dart Valley.

B, D

Day 3

After a leisurely breakfast we travel to the popular seaside resort of Dawlish famous for its seafront railway line and beach and its pretty gardens. We give you some time to explore before joining the coach back to Babbacombe and our hotel.

B, D

Day 4

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

B, D

Day 5

This morning we take a scenic drive through the Dartmoor National park before arriving at the market town of Tavistock. There will be some free time here before joining our coach for the journey back to Babbacombe and our hotel.

B, D

Day 6

We say our farewell to the hotel and Babbacombe and make our way back to your joining points.


B=Breakfast Included, D =Dinner Included

Hotel De La Mer, Babbacombe

This hotel has been in the same family for 40 years and offers a warm welcome to our clients. This small hotel has a bar and dance floor where entertainment is provided on some evenings. The bedrooms are ensuite with television, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities.

Please Note: The hotel does not have a lift so guest will have to manage the stairs, but it does have a limited number of ground floor rooms.


Price Includes:


  • Five nights hotel accommodation.

  • Meals are on a half board basis.

  • A visit to Buckfast Abbey.

  • A free day to explore Babbacombe.

  • A visit to the seaside resort of Dawlish.

  • A scenic drive through the Dartmoor National Park before arriving at the market town of Tavistock. 

  • Service of 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
Abergavenny Bus Station, Abergavenny
(Gorsaf Bws, Y Fenni)
Brecon Bus Exchange Stop 1, Brecon
(Cyfnewidfa,St 1, Aberhonddu)
Bromyard Bus Stop, Pump Street, Bromyard
Cheltenham Royal Well Bus Station, Cheltenham
Church Stretton Railway Station, A49 side, Church Stretton
Coleford Square, Bus Stop outside Angel Hotel, Coleford.
Craven Arms Tuffins Lay by Bus Stop, Craven Arms
Dudley Bus Stop, Outside Car Park, Flood Street, Dudley
Eardisley Tram Square, Eardisley
Evesham Bus Shelter, Merstow Green, Evesham, Worcs.
(Outside Evesham Working Mens Club WR11 4BS)
Gloucester Bus Station Stand A or B, Gloucester
Great Malvern Barnards Green Clock Bus Shelter, Gt Malvern
Halesowen Bus Stop/Shelter, Outside Trinity Point, New road,
Halesowen, West Midlands
Hay on Wye Bus Stop, Oxford Road Car park, Hay on Wye
Hereford Bus Station Stand 1 or 2, Commercial Road Bus Station,
Hereford Three Elms Bakers Lane, Off Three Elms Road, Hereford
Hereford Whitecross Whitecross Roundabout, Co-op Bus Stop, Hereford
Kidderminster Railway Stn. Forecourt, Comberton Hill
Kington Bus Stop, Mill Street, Kington
Knighton Bus Station, Knighton
(Gorsaf Fysiau,Tref-y-clawdd)
Ledbury Market House, Ledbury
Leintwardine Bus Stop, Lion Hotel, Leintwardine
Leominster Stand 2, Bus Station, Leominster
Llandrindod Wells Station Cresc (Outside Rail Stn) Llandrindod Wells
(Gorsaf Reilffordd, Llandrindod)
Ludlow Eco Park, Park & Ride Car Park Bus Stop, Ludlow
Malvern Link Bus Stop, Co-op Store, Malvern Link
Monmouth Coach Bay, Blestium Street, Monmouth
(Next to the Cattle Market Car Park)
Moreton On Lugg Bus Stop, Main Road, A49, Moreton On Lugg.
Newent Kings Arms Layby, Ross Rd, Newent, Gloucestershire
Pershore The Royal Arcade, Broad St, Pershore
Peterchurch Bus Stop, Lewis Way/Main Road Layby, Peterchurch
Pontrilas Old Coles Shop Bus Shelter, Pontrilas
Presteigne Recycling Centre, Presteigne, Powys
(Maes Parcio'r Man Ailgylchu, Llanandras)
Ross On Wye Stop 4, Cantilupe Road, Ross On Wye
Shrewsbury Crown Inn, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury.
Stourbridge Lay By, Bath Road, Near Crystal Leisure Centre
Stourbridge, DY8 1AE (New Pick Up Point for 2012)
Stourport-On-Severn Vale Road, Car Park, Stourport on Severn, Worcs.
Stratford upon Avon Natwest Bus Stop, Wood Street, Stratford
Tarrington Tarrington Arms, Bus stop, Tarrington
Telford M54 Motorway Services, Telford
Tenbury Wells Bus Stop, TSB Bank, Teme Street, Tenbury Wells
Tewkesbury Bus Stop, The Crescent, Outside the Abbey,
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.
Wellington (Telford) Cock Hotel Bus Stop, Holyhead Road, Shropshire
Weobley Bus Stop, Broad Street, Weobley.
Worcester Centre Croft Road Coach Park, Worcester, Worcs.
Worcester Warndon Six Ways Park & Ride, M5 Junction 6
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