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Spa Valley Railway

West Station Nevill Terrace, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN2 5QY, England
+44 1892 537715
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We had a lovely day we went up by diesel and back by steam train Staff were very helpful We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kprobertkp
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Doha, Qatar
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Very Relaxing

I am from the US and this was a very pleasant experience. We rode the steam train and did afternoon... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
cesilee
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Buchanan, Michigan
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“buffet car” (23 reviews)
“steam engine” (22 reviews)
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West Station Nevill Terrace, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN2 5QY, England
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+44 1892 537715

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely day we went up by diesel and back by steam train Staff were very helpful We traveled with s 4 and 2 year old and they loved it This is a day for all the family

Thank Kprobertkp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am from the US and this was a very pleasant experience. We rode the steam train and did afternoon tea. The customer service was excellent. The tea and desserts and scones were delicious. The sandwiches were very small. I thought the train ride was...More

Thank cesilee
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visited Tonbridge Wells and went on the Spa Valley Railway at Easter 2017. Firstly the parking is easy in the Sainsbury car park, although I'm not sure what to do about parking all day if one wanted to spend the whole day in the...More

1  Thank LyndaRick
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Myself and 13 other members of our book club went to a brilliant 1940s themed murder mystery and fish and chip supper evening last night! From the start, staff and the actors were welcoming and provided many laughs. The murder mystery plot was very funny...More

1  Thank Sam J
Paul M, Trip Advisor respondent at Spa Valley Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you Sam for your kind words, and for coming to see us in the first place. It's lovely to hear that you enjoyed your evening, and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Paul

Reviewed 2 May 2017

By sharing your experiences, you're helping travellers make better choices and plan their dream trips. Thank you! Arrived in time to see around mini museum n shop....shop very over priced but museum was good although small...few toys for kids to pls with as adults read...More

Thank gingermags181267
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastically restored old station and trains, very good shop and area behind where there is some good information about the station and history of the trains. Only a few trains a day (green timetable) and the alternative between diesel and steam. Not much to see...More

Thank Russell D
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I came here this afternoon with my two little ones 10 yr and 9 year old son they both had a great time today all the staff where most helpful and very polite at all times I do remember this being a working station go...More

Thank glennscheeky28
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Fantastic weekend , we stopped at Groombridge to visit the house , then boarded to go to Eridge before our return trip to Tunbridge. There were delays , due to the boy scouts who decided to use the railway but who cares when you can...More

Thank hoteliverna
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Booked the Sunday lunch train as a birthday present. Left Eridge approx 20 mins late, but the Station Master kept us all informed of what's happening. The food service was excellent, all carried out by volunteers, who were really attentive. We had the beef roast,...More

Thank Shepterkillz
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We booked for four of us and were advised to be there 15 minutes early which we were although the train didn't depart on time (over 20 minutes late) but this allowed us to gain a drink from the bar. Before I talk about the...More

5  Thank Mick C
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EssexHeather
Hello I am thinking of getting my dad tickets for his birthday, very mixed reviews of the 3 places the train stops at, is this a good day out & how long do you need at each stop? Also which stop is the best place where you can get lunch, ideally a pub. Thank you.
11 June 2017|
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Response from Malcolmhh50 | Reviewed this property |
Best place for food is probably High Rocks Inn, it has its own Station. Would recommend it.
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Hayley M
Where are the best picnic spots along the route?
16 April 2017|
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Response from Jonathan P | Reviewed this property |
It's a very short journey I would go to high rocks for your picnic
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Ann W
Are there toilets on the trains please?
7 June 2016|
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Response from Julie-Lou0423 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think there were. I personally didn't use them but parents with small children I did see them taking them off to the loo!
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