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Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway


Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway
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The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway is a steam and diesel heritage railway over 14 miles (23km) long in the beautiful English Cotswolds. Visit the GWSR stations at Broadway (postcode WR12 7DF), Toddington (postcode GL54 5DT), Winchcombe...more
Cheltenham GL54 5DT, England
+44 1242 621405
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Travelled from Cheltenham Race course to Toddington by Diesel and then from Toddington to Broadway and back to Cheltenham by steam. Enjoyed ourselves the staff were very knowledgeable and helpful. When at Toddington we had lunch at Flag and Whistle Tea room. Good food and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Late season visit with my mother to get another fix of this awesome heritage railway. Despite the horrendous weather, 7820 Dinmore Manor performed magnificently in the rain and the engine is a credit to those who maintain and look after her so well. Another example...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really good heritage railway with excellent and helpful staff. We travelled from Cheltenham Race Course to Broadway station which was rebuilt and newly opened this year after it was closed down 58 years ago. The journey takes you through some beautiful countryside and the whole...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is five out of five for this attraction. Not only was the scenery magnificent but the trains and facilities superb. Topping that were the staff. What a very friendly and helpful group of people. Always smiling and happy to help. We were very lucky...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were lovely all volunteers lovely trip from Racecourse to Broadway would definitely do this again

Thank Tessi42
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived and parked for free at Cheltenham race course. The 1055 was packed but we managed to find some seats. A great day out with the trip to Broadway and return. All the stations are nice and tidy and well maintained. Definitely a must if...More

Thank Rob N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has to be one of the neatest tidiest most looked after preserved railway I have visited. The whole place line building plants flower beds etc etc are all brilliant. No mess anywhere - no miles of disused rubbish along the trackside. Everything is immaculate....More

1  Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had been planning a visit for some time finally managed to visit on a sunny but windy October day.Parked up at Cheltenham Race Course (free parking) and bought a senior day rover ticket,had planned to go on the first steam train off the day but...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a beautiful autumn day we ventured onto the GWS railway to travel from the Cheltenham to Broadway, its latest extension. Parking at Cheltenham was free entering through the main gate of the racecourse off the roundabout and following the signs through the race course...More

2  Thank colinandness
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful summery day in October for a return trip behind a steam train from beautiful Broadway to Cheltenham Racecourse. Broadway station is in the process of major upgrading and already has a modern disabled loo. Current disabled parking is extremely limited but this, too,...More

Thank Barbara P
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Carol O
13 June 2018|
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Response from GWRailway | Property representative |
Yes. Tickets for dogs cost just £2 each.
29 January 2018|
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Response from GWRailway | Property representative |
Yes, there are several pleasant country walks in the area. At Toddington station when trains are operating we sell a book of local walks. Philip (TripAdvisor account manager)
Jillian L
15 January 2018|
Response from GWRailway | Property representative |
The railway is not open at the moment as we are carrying out our winter maintenance and construction work. We start running public trains on the weekend of Sat 10 / Sun 11 March. Apologies for the delay in replying. Philip... More