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Cloudlands, St Agnes Lane, Torquay, Devon TQ2 6QD
Tel: 01803 606550  Email: info@cloudlands.co.uk

Kents Cavern - Torquay's historic archaeological site. Discover the earliest evidence of Stone Age tool making in Britain and see the most spectacular stalactite and stalagmite formations.

Living Coasts - Paignton Zoo's visitor attraction on Torquay's Harbour front is the home of fascinating coastal creatures such as penguins, seals, puffins, and sea ducks.

Bygones - Life size Victorian street of shops and period rooms. Giant model railway and railwayana collection. Multi sensory WW1 trench and militaria collection. A real Anderson Shelter. Interactive and illuminated childrens' fantasy land.

Greenway House - Greenway is a beautiful country house with a woodland garden on the banks of the River Dart. Agatha Christie bought the estate in 1938 and used it as her summer residence until her death in 1976.

Occombe Farm - A demonstration organic farm re-connecting people with food, farming and the countryside.

Babbacombe Model Village - Famous for its miniature landscaped gardens, displays and models. Award winning gardens. Evening illuminations.

South Devon Railway - A beautiful seven mile former GWR branch line between Buckfastleigh and Totnes. With connections at both ends of the line - a complete steam train travel experience!

Paignton & Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Link - Offering combined steam railway, river and sea adventures for days out in Devon. The ‘Round Robin’ trip is a popular excursion.

Babbacombe Cliff Railway - One of only sixteen funicular railways still functioning in the UK. Oddicombe is the only beach within Torbay to have its own cliff railway.

Torre Abbey -  The oldest building in Torquay. Once the wealthiest Abbey of its kind in England, and former home of a wealthy local family. Impressive art collection, gardens, and regular temporary exhibitions.

Cockington Village - Less than a mile from Cloudlands, the famous thatched village of Cockington has hardly changed throughout the centuries. Wander inside Cockington Court to the many craft studios.

Paignton Zoo - Visitors can cover thousands of miles in just a few hours on a worldwide nature trail - scorching deserts, savannah, jungle and rain forests are all represented.

Torquay Museum - The museum holds collections of natural history, archaeology, social history, Torquay pottery, pictorial records, and archives, relating to the Torbay area and across the world.

Stuart Line Cruises - A passenger boat company operating from Exmouth Marina - the perfect opportunity to view and photograph the unique birds which visit the River Exe.

Tuckers Maltings - One of only a handful of malt houses still producing malt in the traditional way and the only one in England open to the public for regular guided tours.

Waves Leisure Pool - It's indoor family fun! Situated within the Riviera International Centre. Featuring an exciting waves machine, giant flume, sloping access & water heated to a comfortable 29°C.

Devon Nature Walks - Devon Nature Walks was originally set up as Exe Nature Walks and started in November 1999. It is a family run business based in Exeter and the wonderful setting of the Exe Estuary. The walks offer the chance to learn more about the bird life and birdsong of an area, its wild flowers, insects and mammals as well as to enjoy the scenic beauty of the surrounding countryside of Devon.

Some of our local Golf Courses

Churston Golf Club

Torquay Golf Club

Hele Park Golf Centre

Teignmouth Golf Club

Dainton Park

Warren Golf Club

Birdwatching in the area

Exeter RSPB

RSPB - South West England

Exe Estuary

Dawlish Warren

Devon Wildlife Trust

Berry Head - Brixham

Full display of leaflets available on these, and many other local attractions, from reception.

some of the local attractions