Winter Closure

Having had a wonderful 2016 season, we are now closed in order to complete our Winter Maintenance work.

We would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Happy New Year for 2017 and look forward to seeing you when we reopen.

Our reopening date will published here as soon as it has been confirmed.


We are delighted to report that we will now be running until Saturday 24th December 2016. Our last carriage on that date will be at 3pm.  We look forward to seeing you between now and then.

Visitor Centre Winter Closure

The Babbacombe Cliff Railway Visitor Centre on Oddicombe Beach has now closed for the winter. A heartfelt “Thank You” to all our Volunteers and visitors who supported the Visitor Centre throughout 2016. As soon as we have a date for it to reopen in 2017 we will let you know.

Meanwhile, the Cliff Railway itself continues to run from 9:30am until our last carriage at 4:55pm. We look forward to welcoming you soon to our historic attraction.

Late Opening For Beach Party Tomorrow Evening

We are pleased to confirm that once again we will be open late for the Beach Party which takes place on Oddicombe Beach tomorrow evening. We will run until dark after which minibuses will be available to transport you up and down the hill as required to save your legs!