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Lynton & Barnstaple Railway

Woody Bay Station, Parracombe, Exmoor National Park EX31 4RA, England
+44 1598 763487
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Great experience for all the family

Well restored station buildings at Woody Bay with a well stocked gift shop which could do with a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
David P
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Winscombe
Fabulous Steam Experience Travel All Day

A two mile round trip journey on an all steam Heritage carriages steam train. This is a different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
123AlexBee
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Somerset, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“Fabulous Steam Experience Travel All Day”
1 week ago
“The Beginning of something great”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Woody Bay Station, Parracombe, Exmoor National Park EX31 4RA, England
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+44 1598 763487
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Reviewed yesterday

Well restored station buildings at Woody Bay with a well stocked gift shop which could do with a bit more room for displaying the very varied stock. Cafe also on the small side but welcoming and with a good, if limited, menu. The whole site...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 1 week ago

A two mile round trip journey on an all steam Heritage carriages steam train. This is a different experience to the bigger steam trains and is just as enjoyable, maybe more so. You can travel again and again, we did three trips and fitted in...More

Thank 123AlexBee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there about 10yrs,but it will be 15 miles long with finished,Lovely Volunteers at a Narrow gauge railway

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little railway closed in the nineteen thirties after years of serving holiday makers and locals. The track bed is almost complete and the railway has bought five miles of it. At preszent there is a mile of track great fun for families but the...More

Thank 405peter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliantly preserved trains. Extremely friendly staff. Value for money Great for children to experience a short trip on a steam train engine.

Thank slb1122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although not GWR this line was on the Southern line. The station at Woody Bay is small and sweet. The ride is short but it is good to know that they have great plans in place to move the line forward. The scenery is stunning...More

Thank 82courtfield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My colleague and I decided to visit Lynton and Barnstaple Railway whilst we was in the area for the WSR steam gala on April 27th and support them as they need help from visitors for the very amount of monies that are required by the...More

2  Thank busterSolihull
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have visited this railway several times and is always interesting to find out the latest developments. It was very busy there as it was Easter with activities arranged for children. We did not travel on the train this time but we did feel that the...More

Thank bstonestreet
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We had a great time at the Kids' Fun Day today. A very friendly, welcoming place with gorgeous views. The engines and site are very well kept and there is plenty of parking. My little boy loved his ride on the miniature engine and we...More

Thank Vicky Y
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Lovely little railway with excellent tearoom. Although the train journey is not very far it is great value for money as you could ride all day. Our journey was made more enjoyable as we passed fields of new born lambs frolicking in the fields.

Thank Tony C
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Chezzabellle
What is the price and is it a round trip or is there a destination?
28 June 2016|
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Response from Woody_Bay_Station | Property representative |
RETURN FARES Adult- £7.50 Child (aged 5 -14) - £3.00* Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) - £18 Senior Citizens (Over 65) - £6.00 1st Class Upgrade £3.00 Return (per person) Single fares are al;so available... More
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fudge888
hi are dogs allowed to travel and if yes how much Thank you
18 January 2016|
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Response from Woody_Bay_Station | Property representative |
Yes, we do welcome dogs to visit Woody Bay Station, and to travel on our trains. Please see our web page, "Dogs Travel Free", or follow the "Visitors" tab from our home page.
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