Babbacombe Cliff Railway

Babbacombe Cliff Railway Picture 1

Built in 1926, Babbacombe Cliff Railway provides a fun and unique way to travel from the top of Babbacombe Downs, the highest clifftop promenade in England, down to Oddicombe Beach. Built in 1926, Babbacombe Cliff Railway is one of the few working funiculars still in existence today.  Arrive at Oddicombe Beach, complete with striking red sandstone cliffs, a beach cafe, seasonal watersports and deckchair hire. Come and learn about us in our Free Seasonal Visitor Centre, located on Oddicombe Beach.


  • Dogs Welcome
  • Gift Shop

Opening Times

We are currently closed for our Winter Maintenance Programme and hope to re-open in time for February Half Term 2020.

Contact Details

Babbacombe Downs Road

Telephone: 01803 328750