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Dartmoor Railway

Okehampton Railway Station Station Road | Okehampton Station, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 1EJ, England
+44 1837 55164
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Polar Express - 12 months and still waiting for a refund

Last year I booked the famous 'Polar Express' experience for my family, knowing that my eldest (3... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alana237
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Great morning out

Really enjoyed the experience. All run by volunteers and they do a great job. Brought back many... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Norman C
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Crawley, United Kingdom
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Okehampton Railway Station Station Road | Okehampton Station, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 1EJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last year I booked the famous 'Polar Express' experience for my family, knowing that my eldest (3 at the time) would love it. We booked our seats months in advance to make sure we got the slot we wanted and the American company who run...More

Thank Alana237
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the experience. All run by volunteers and they do a great job. Brought back many memories of yesteryear. We went on a dampish Saturday morning in early October and it was quite busy. I was able to hang out of the windows getting...More

Thank Norman C
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We took the return train journey to Meldon viaduct. The trains and station are well kept by the enthusiastic volunteers. The station has a lovely cafe and a tiny museum. We enjoyed our visit.

Thank _annatkinson
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Lovey Victorian railway station team room had a good selection of tea and cakes but when I had to change my son of 3 months I was told that he baby changing is in the ladies this spoiled the trip as a single father

Thank richard c
Reviewed 31 July 2017

What a nostalgic trip out! The Station at Oakhampton is like stepping into the past. Beautifully kept by mainly volunteers. What a great job they have done! The line is serviced by a 2 Car diesel unit driven by volunteers. What a great run through...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I came up from Exeter on the summer sunday train service. After a coffee in the station buffet at Okehampton I enjoyed the leisurely trip to Meldon by train, it was interesting to ride in the preserved Southern Region DEMU 1132. I then took a...More

1  Thank k r
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Just good to see that the station of my childhood is being maintained and preserved. No Bullieds or T9s now of course but those of use with memories will love the atmosphere, the tea room and being there. Who knows a government may have the...More

3  Thank David T
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A lovely old fashioned train station Just unfortunate trains not running due to being serviced Will definitely return for a trip on the steam train Great visit, highly recommend

1  Thank jackiemartinLondon
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We have been taking our grandchildren on this train for the last 3 years it is brilliant. We get dressed in our pyjamas and go down to the station, the children 9,7,6,5 love it as do the adults. The performance on the train is very...More

4  Thank twixbirmingham
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Okerail organised a trip to London to highlight the fact North Devon needs this service. Great day out and was full. Great service from the organisers

Thank Bruce B
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lmbull
5 October 2017|
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Response from David T | Reviewed this property |
Maybe short staffed out of season, try emailing. I would not expect problems as I have always found them very reliable.
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maureenweston1956
29 December 2016|
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Response from _philsmithelc26 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, unsure myself sorry not much help. Try calling them on 01837 52762. Hope this helps.
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