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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 today

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

Thank Tessi42
Reviewed today 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 yesterday

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

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed yesterday

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 3 days 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 5 days 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
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A very nice well-run railway, however on the day we visited (mid-week in October) it was rather overcrowded, mainly with freaky pensioners all fighting over seats, messily stuffing their faces with food, and with dogs jumping around everywhere. Perhaps some more trips per day to...More

1  Thank danhanson1985
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as a family of 3, 2 adults and a 2 year old. We had day tickets that let us hop on and off the various trains all day and spent a very enjoyable day watching the scenery and riding around despite poor weather....More

Thank B_A_Traveller04
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great train trip on the 14 mile line great value for money with the day rover ticket get on and off at he stations Lovely views Lovely trains and things to look at and the quirky little cafe on the station Lovely tea...More

1  Thank Citroen2CV6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonder day on this preservation railway travelling on a steam loco from Cheltenham to Broadway, lovely friendly volunteers and beautifully kept rolling stock 🚂

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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