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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
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the railway on one of the days where you start from Toddington and head to Cheltenham and you get fish and chips. It was such a lovely day. The staff are so friendly and helpful. There are plenty of photo opportunities and you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jeni_flowers
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a relaxing trip through Cotswold countryside taking you back in time when it was a pleasure to travel by train. You can spend a day in Broadway and then relax while the train wends its way back to Cheltenham racecourse.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Alan186284
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Trained to Broadway for a few drinks, lunch and a walk along Cotswold way. The train was totally fun with friendly and informative staff. Included a tour of the engine and engaging conversation with the engineer and tender. Rail Fun !!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joesavage1953
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had great fun today on the Santa special All the staff were fantastic and santa spent time with the children. They all got great presents and the warm mince pies were delicious. Always a great trip plus lots of fun singing Xmas somgs with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Boodymama1
Reviewed 1 week ago

For us a return visit to this well run Santa event on Sunday... friendly staff making sure all the kids enjoyed themselves, carriages not overcrowded and plenty of compartments available, some even empty although the event was totally sold out. This is the way to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Roy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A nice relaxing ride through the beautiful scenery into Cheltenham racecourse Station. We went on their fish and chip train which was nice. Catering for such a large amount of people is a huge challenge. One of my favourite railways, and one day I will...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ClockWatcher16
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We did the whole trip, taking in all the stations and food festival. Volunteers were lovely - helpful and informative. Everything was well restored or replaced in a very authentic way, and it was a very enjoyable day out. Would recommend it for a nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 123wiseowl
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Excellent day out and run by very dedicated people, I will certainly visit again soon as there so much to see at all the stations

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rich750
Reviewed 4 November 2018

As an enthusiast for just about anything railway I like to visit a line if it is new to me and I am close by. Staying in Stratford-Upon-Avon for a few days I took the opportunity to drive down to Broadway, the nearest station on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Jim R
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This steam railway is really wonderful. The staff are marvellous and the stations are lovingly maintained as are the engines and wagons. We had a fantastic time, thank you to everyone who made it so.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Carol O
13 June 2018|
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Yes. Tickets for dogs cost just £2 each.
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Lueyloo
29 January 2018|
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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)
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Jillian L
15 January 2018|
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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
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