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Spa Valley Railway

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Nice Little Railway

Visited this Railway on a dull and drizzly August Bank Holiday. Line runs from Eridge to Tunbridge... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
NosonK
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London, United Kingdom
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A bit of a disappointment not helped by the weather

Our son had treated us to a Virgin Experience trip on the railway line. After weeks of hot weather... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MartinG_53
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Rochford, United Kingdom
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Heritage Railway operating Steam and Diesel trains between Tunbridge Wells West and Eridge with intermediate stations at High Rocks and Groombridge.
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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 2 weeks ago

Our son had treated us to a Virgin Experience trip on the railway line. After weeks of hot weather we arrived at the railway station during a torrential downpour to a notice board reading that due to the hot and dry weather and the risk...More

1  Thank MartinG_53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Spa Valley Railway for a dining experience on a steam train. The value for money was excellent as we had a 3 course meal and a bottle of wine on the train for a very good price. The carriages were quite historic...More

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely trip down memory lane for the older generation...and a new and wonderful experience for the young. We enjoyed our journey and the fish and chips...which were, by the way, exceeding delicious followed later by a lovely ice-cream. The guard announcing the stations in his...More

Thank melodyworks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While spending a couple of days in Tunbridge Wells celebrating a landmark birthday we hit upon a wonderful idea to take a trip on the Spa Valley Railway . Vouchers seemed to be the way forward but due to one thing or another we opted...More

1  Thank Trevor N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading about the railway I decided to take my mum, aunts and uncle on the 'Fish and Chip' Thursday trip. There was a mix up with our tickets which was their error but it was sorted out and they kindly gave us some bar...More

Thank Clare013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this Railway on a dull and drizzly August Bank Holiday. Line runs from Eridge to Tunbridge Wells West. They had 2 locos on roster today 1 steam dating back to 1896 and one Heritage diesel Deltic which in its heyday used to run the...More

Thank NosonK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled on Sunday so parking was no problem, we parked on a nearby street, free all day. The steam train was great, evocative smell and a range of carriages, a few people but not crowded. We went to the pub in edridge which was...More

Thank stephen w
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

trains can run to timetable southern could learn a lot even using historic rolling stock! what a lovely trip beautifully maintained and knowledgeable and helpful staff. don't miss it.

Thank Malcolm G
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This was a voucher trip with small children that was good value and worked really well! Tunbridge Wells West station has lovely play areas & a vintage cinema that entertained all the children before & after the train journey. The staff are helpful & it...More

Thank K80199
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the gala! Great locomotives too! The staff were great! The shop assistant, but also Cameron (I think) was very helpful on the Spa Valley Railway, he was kind, talkative, helped me and my freind find drinks. See you next year!

Thank Stammy L
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