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This dual gauge miniature railway takes visitors on a 20 minute round trip ride between Eastleigh Parkway and Monks Brook Halt, providing an opportunity to visit the lakes, children's playground and picnic areas adjacent to the Halt.
Lakeside Country Park Wide Lane | Wide Lane, Eastleigh SO50 5PE, England
All reviews thomas the tank engine free parking few hours picnic area play park ticket office main station half way round steam engine small playground footplate experience long tunnel southampton airport little boy visited lakeside decent length small cafe on site
A great day out with the family. One of the best steam railways which the kids loved plus acres of freshwater lakes for fishermen or wildlife lovers.
Lots of great picnic areas and dog walks.
Everything is daily accessed and parking is free.
We took one of our granddaughters here, she enjoyed it enormously. We also found it fun. Also halfway round there's a play area which kept her amused. Parking was nice and easy. Prices weren't too high for the ride.
We've visited this attraction quite a few times now, and it always surprises me how much the kids enjoy it! Even though they grew out of Thomas the Tank Engine a couple of years ago, the thrill of the miniature steam train is still there....More
Spent a morning here, arrived early and went for a walk to the lakes and watched the
model yachts, before heading back to trains.
My young nephew loved trip on train, as did the adults, my elderly father was with us too so we went...More
Had a train footplate experience bought for me as a birthday present, What a day I had with John my instructor,from steaming up to learning all about driving a steam engine a fantastic day. I did not realise how Much you have to multi task...More
We always have a wonderful day here, as a family or just a place to visit on your own. The Station is lovely and the children (and adults) love the trains and train rides, The staff are always friendly and accommodating. Our Grandson always asks...More
We visited Lakeside at the weekend – weather was slightly overcast but we still had a lovely time! Riding on the train was great and seeing the views around the lake were beautiful. Inside the station it looks quite old fashioned but the staff were...More