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Lappa Valley Steam Railway

St. Newlyn East, Newquay TR8 5LX, England
+44 1872 510317
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A Great Day Out For The Kids

They had a winter special deal on so entry prices were reduced making it fantastic value and thanks... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
pgalpin
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Kirton in Lindsey, United Kingdom
Lovely day out

Lots to do but is mainly an outside venue.we have annual passes so it makes a great pit stop or... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Lin K
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Banbury, England, United Kingdom
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Lappa Valley reopens for Winter Weekends, from Saturday 10 February - Sunday 18 March from 11:00am. Just £7 per person. Departures: 11.20, 12.00, 12.40, 13.20, 14.00, 14.40, 15.20, 16.00. Open daily 10 - 18 February. Followed by weekends only. Lappa Valley reopens daily from Saturday 24 March. See our website lappavalley.co.uk for full details.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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St. Newlyn East, Newquay TR8 5LX, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

They had a winter special deal on so entry prices were reduced making it fantastic value and thanks to the time of year it was not packed. There are three train rides, play areas, woodland walks, canoeing and crazy golf all included in the price,...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. It is great to read what a fantastic value day you had with us. We really appreciate your feedback. We have been working on our catering offering to improve the quality and variety of...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Lots to do but is mainly an outside venue.we have annual passes so it makes a great pit stop or somewhere Tehran r do t fancy the beach.My son loves talking about how the trains work and the staff and volunteers are always happy to...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. We look forward to welcoming you and your son back throughout 2018.

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

First trip to Lappa Valley on a grey, wet day in Christmas holidays (23rd) whilst staying in the area. We only really went as wanted to do a Santa’s grotto with the children, aged 2, 5 and 8; this part was probably the worst, as...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. It is great to read that you enjoyed the steam train, entertainer and your children enjoyed meeting Santa. It is always helpful to receive feedback as we are always keen to improve our visitors...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

What a brilliant time for adults and kids alike. Mulled wine and mince pies for the adults and a visit to Santa for the kids. What made this whole visit so fantastic was the incredible attitude of the staff from the moment we parked the...More

Thank Michael M
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

What a wonderful review! Thank you for taking time to leave it during this busy time of year. We really apprecoate your kind words and look forward to welcoming you back in 2018!

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

A freezing cold day but just wrap up and enjoy. Loved the little train ride and the children found it hilarious with the drivers funny Christmas hat. The grotto was beautifully decorated and a wonderful touch that Santa was asleep and the children had to...More

Thank Annie W
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you for the lovely review of your Santa Train experience, we do try very hard to ensure a magical experience for all of our visitors. It is lovely to read how much you enjoyed your Santa experience. Thank you for the feedback, we really...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is a very good place for a day out for all the family There are trains, boats and play areas. Gifts shops and a place to eat. Not too dear and well worth a visit

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review!

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We live locally to Lappa Valley Steam Railway and hadn't been in a while so we decided to go for my second time (kids third or fourth). As someone has mentioned already this is really a hidden Gem. Such a lovely place to go, lots...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review! We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon! We are now open for Winter Weekends and offer fantastic value annual passes!

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Came across Lapps in a Cornish day trip leaflet so pleased we saw it. As you arrive are welcomed to the station where you ride the steam trains to the park. In the park there are more train rides, panel boat and pedalos, a little...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for leaving us such a great review! We really do appreciate it!

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

We spent a really enjoyable 3 hours at Lapa Valley, we could have done another hour but we were all worn out from all the activities. We are a family of 5 (2 adults, 6 year old, 4 year old and 9 month old in...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for the lovely review! We do hope you will be back to see us again soon! We now open Winter Weekends too!

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Visited today, and was very pleased with what was there. We took our 3 1/2 yr old, who absolutely loved the train rides, and all the play areas. The staff were all very pleasant, and the train drivers were exceptional. It was good value for...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for the fantastic review! We do hope you will be back to see us again soon! We now open Winter Weekends too!

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Ian W
7 February 2018|
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Response from muffin032 | Property representative |
Entrance fees are kept up to date on the Lappa Valley website - so please always check here for accurate prices.
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DIzzied186338
12 September 2017|
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Response from Bernadette M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about a double pram but there were single buggies being lifted into the main train. There was a container carriage to take the pushchairs/prams.
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syed h
27 July 2017|
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Response from muffin032 | Property representative |
Please visit the Lappa Valley website for the latest ticket prices and train times.
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