This really is a an excellent attraction and is within easy distance to The Hotel Balmoral Immerse your senses at Bygone’s! Look back in time at the Victorian era, with a life-sized Victorian street including an apothecary, a forge and a sweet shop!



There are three floors, accessible to all and offer a dog-friendly welcome. Imagine squatting in a WW1 trench in France or wander through the 1940s and 1950s shopping arcade.

Take in tea and home-made cake in the station café. Play with a 28ft model railway!

Bygones in torquay balmoral

Visit the memorabilia shop on your departure and take memories home with you.


All weather fun for all.


How do to get to bygones from the Hotel Balmoral

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Re-Opening From Monday 17th May

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We are delighted to confirm that we will be re-opening the hotel, restaurant & bar on Monday 17th May.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our loyal customers for their patience and understanding and for all the support you have shown us.

Be confident and reassured that we are providing an environment which conforms to government guidelines and industry best practices and will be as safe and secure as we can possibly make it. The health and well-being of everyone who visit us, as well as or staff remains our overriding priority. 

Previous Bookings:

If you have a booking that was cancelled and would like to re-book, please email us at and quote your original booking reference number with your chosen dates or call us on 01803 293 381. We will send you confirmation to confirm.