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Perrygrove Railway & Treetop Adventure

Perrygrove Road, Coleford GL16 8QB, England
+44 1594 834991
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Had an excellent time

We went here with our 3 year old and had an excellent time. We came today on the toddler Thursday... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JBO-Sth-Wales
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Pontypool, United Kingdom
Excellent train rides, toilets could do with refurbishment

We're from Leicester and going to Tenby for a seaside holiday. Our daughter loves riding trains... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
ShaoChan_TA
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Perrygrove Railway runs for 3/4 mile through farmland and woods on the edge of the Forest of Dean. Ride the steam train to all our activities including the unique Treetop Adventure - 5 houses up in the trees, fully accessible and safe - our covered picnic and play area at Foxy Hollow, an Indoor Village with secret passages, and a den-building area in the woods. See our collection of vintage trains (operating on two special days each year). Unlock a casket of treasure! Fun guaranteed. Picnics welcome - or enjoy our cafe serving sandwiches and light refreshments. Lots of special events, including days when Mr. Chuffity is here to show children how the Friendly Engines work and tell stories. Low cost family tickets - nothing else to pay (except the optional Treasure Hunt).
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  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“indoor village” (60 reviews)
“treasure hunt” (178 reviews)
“tree house” (24 reviews)
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Perrygrove Road, Coleford GL16 8QB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here with our 3 year old and had an excellent time. We came today on the toddler Thursday which made it even better value with discount entry. The whole place is full of colour, with all the different trains and buildings, along with...More

Thank JBO-Sth-Wales
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We're from Leicester and going to Tenby for a seaside holiday. Our daughter loves riding trains and Perrygrove Railway seemed to be a perfect place to stop before getting to our hotel. The train rides are fantastic. The day we went the train was steam...More

Thank ShaoChan_TA
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The train journey is great and the two members of staff had a great attitude to the children and went out of their way to engage everyone. The treasure hunt for the little children is the second main attraction and to be honest is looking...More

Thank Colin K
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a very attractive little railway. It runs for about 3/4 mile, climbing steeply and winding through woodland. The locomotives have to work pretty hard, and look and sound wonderful doing it. Once you have paid for entrance there are unlimited train rides. The...More

1  Thank Blackhat71
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying at Forest of Dean n had to plan this in as it's only open on certain days. The kids loved n the staff were lovely. I went to rake a picture of the kids next to the train n the driver let...More

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Went here with 3 kids aged 8, 8 and 4. They had an amazing day. Very secure with lots of woody parts to explore. Great fun day and excellent value for money

Thank Jayne M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We last visited this railway over 10 yeats ago so nice to see it is still running. The first impression of a steam railway was that it was clean, tidy and well cared for everywhere. The next plus was once paid no other charges, except...More

Thank Alex H
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Been twice now we took a friend for my son who is 11 so was able to go and play on treetop play ground without out me due to being so safe coffee shop is great would recommend this to everyone

Thank Mairi S
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Visited the attraction with our Family which included our Grandchildren aged 4.6 and 10 as soon as we arrived in the carpark the excitement started .The train whistle blew and we were off . But first the treasure hunt up hills and over bridges down...More

Thank dws1950
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Totally blown away this place is a little gem 💎 if your a family with young children go here and have a good time simple. Reasonably priced for what's available, do invest a little extra and do the treasure hunt, we spent 5 hours here...More

Thank Daniel P
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GCW23
6 October 2017|
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Response from dws1950 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Good question re.dogsI must say never saw any on our latest visit but if you look on website I am sure it will explain Cost for 5adults and 3children £50 great value to save our heritage sites ,,,,enjoy
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Chemagne F
19 April 2017|
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Response from Karen S | Reviewed this property |
Yes fine for children up to about 13 years I'd say 👍 probably need about 2 hours there then across the road is puzzle wood which is well worth a visit too, absolutely beautiful.
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san20sg
10 January 2017|
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Response from Smudger160 | Reviewed this property |
2 Hours with good weather Plus you can have a snack there (made on site) Free Parking
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