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Rhyl Miniature Railway
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We are a 15 inch gauge miniature railway offering rides of a mile length around the Marine Lake in Rhyl which we have been doing since 1911. We still have the first loco that opened the railway on 1st May 1911 and we also operate some of the locos...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Central Station Wellington Road | Central Station, Marine Lake, Rhyl LL18 1AQ, Wales
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+44 1352 759109
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All reviews small museum round the lake lovely lake play area thomas the tank engine steam engine three generations mini museum great fun trip round old fashioned value for money well worth a visit sunny day all ages crab fishing lovely little place
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to see this old train just for old times sake and god it took me back to when I was a child, the engine then around 1960 was called puffing Billy, and there was a small fairground on the site too, it now...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank brian6leighton
Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I glad that you were able to go back in time with us. As you will have seen its the same engines and the same coaches as when you were a child.

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this railway as we were stopping close by for a few days. Being out of season I had checked the website for opening Times and so knew in advance we had to go on the Sunday as it was only open weekends. Our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank clares_randomreviews
Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thanks for you great review. It covers everything lol Glad you all enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff running the railway and helpful with children. Also right next to a boating lake which is a pleasant walk too

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James C
Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks for your great review. We always love to read about the time that people had with us.

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Every year we go to Towyn(hols).And every year we try go to Rhyl miniature railway.This year was different-yes we went on the train round the peaceful lake but also tried our luck crabbing.A very enjoyable experience.Relaxing and good fun for the children.Parking is free.A go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anthony B
Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thanks for your great detailed review I think it says it all lol. Hope we see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Fabulous area for anyone. Great trips around the marina. Lovely walking area. Trains the kids just love it. Probably the adults more😊😉. Well worth a visit. Children or adults. Oh and dogs🐈

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stuart And Val G
Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks for your great review, we also find that the adults enjoy it more lol.

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We really loved this place! It was a little confusing to find as it was hidden behind a big building but it's literally just off the car park! It's only a small place so don't expect to spend hours there but the time we had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Well thanks for your great review I think it says it all lol Glad you had a great time with us and enjoyed your time at the railway.

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Fun for children, especially with the addition of a model Thomas the tank in the museum. We had an enjoyable time on the train which really gets up to speed around those corners! My daughter loved it but wished we could go around twice!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ethel24
Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

thanks for your great review of our railway and we find lots of children like thomas in the museum

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We have visited the miniature railway a few times now , a lovely little train ride around the lake and the children loved it, the staff are friendly it's a fun day out with the family. There is also a park and a lovely little...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thanks for your great review, I think it sums us up very well. Glad you enjoy your trips and time with us.

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Train was excellent, proper smelly, noisy mini steam train. Sounds were iconic. Kids loved the train. Very good price for a trip around the lake. Station, museum and toilets in good condition. Staff were also friendly, waving an smiling. Would have given full score but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SpuredonJay
Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thanks for your great review of our railway we are glad you enjoyed the sights and sounds of the railway and we always try to be friendly and smiling. One of the next thing we are looking at is the shop area which we are...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely ride with my daughter and sister around the marine lake. Lots of fun and Worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Katie H
Justin B, General Manager at Rhyl Miniature Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thanks for your lovely review glad you enjoyed your visit to us

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missty68
14 March 2018|
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Response from Justin B | Property representative |
Hello yes there is full access to all areas of the railway and we can have wheel chairs on the trains too
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Dickyboy21
21 May 2017|
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Response from Justin B | Property representative |
Yes dogs can travel on the trains
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330mrsb
11 February 2015|
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Response from Cambr1a | Reviewed this property |
I am a local resident, not an official at RMR but they are open Easter bank holidays, Whitsun and Summer. Check out the website for more information.
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