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Peak Rail

Rowsley Station | Peak Railways Heritage Trust, Rowsley, Peak District National Park, England
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Heritage Railway.

This is a great railway set in the stunning scenery of the Peak District. They run heritage steam... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
589Richard
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Egremont, United Kingdom
Sunday Lunch

Excellent Sunday lunch. Was on train over 3 hours lunch not rushed at all. Staff excellent and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chezzie-Bikers
,
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
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“darley dale” (12 reviews)
“steam train” (10 reviews)
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Rowsley Station | Peak Railways Heritage Trust, Rowsley, Peak District National Park, England
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"darley dale"
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"steam train"
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"matlock station"
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"santa express"
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"value for money"
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"rolling stock"
in 4 reviews
"sunday lunch"
in 3 reviews
"train journey"
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"ticket office"
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"steam loco"
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"dining car"
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"main course"
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"peak district"
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"well stocked shop"
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"beautiful countryside"
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"my birthday"
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"takes about minutes"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great railway set in the stunning scenery of the Peak District. They run heritage steam and diesel services with trains of a high standard. The station buffet does great bacon butties!!!!

Thank 589Richard
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Sunday lunch. Was on train over 3 hours lunch not rushed at all. Staff excellent and friendly. Ambience of the well kept carriage is really good. Food portions good as is the quality.

Thank Chezzie-Bikers
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Had a really nice meal with my family here. Would highly recommend the delicious Rowsley burger. The ladies are lovely and the place is spotless.

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We booked this experience for a surprise present for my Dad’s 70th birthday, 15 of the family went along. What an amazing day we all had, Dad absolutely loved the experience, we managed to took loads of photos for him to look back on. All...More

Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I have just been on this course and it was fantastic. It was fully “hands on” and there was just the driver, fireman and me. I got to drive the engine, fire it and help change points. Both the driver and fireman were very friendly...More

Thank Essex_O
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Ate in Platform cafe. Freshly made scones and jacket potato with Bolognese were really nice and prices are good.

Thank John L
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Took the 5 grandchildren yesterday to the Santa Special, the Grandchildren/Mum and Us thoroughly enjoyed it !!....Was so pleased that the Staff did not cancel due to the snow, that I must say added to the Special Day..!!. They are amazing giving so much time...More

1  Thank annemariethorley1
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Was a lovely ride out on the train for us and our nearly 3yo. Service was good and the presents she got were judged just right although couldn’t help noticing if she’d been a little older the presents were a little gender stereotypical. Santa took...More

Thank Dan C
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

It was a very lovely night and the fireworks where well worth the money and the train trip made it a very charming evening x

1  Thank Mandy H
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We travelled from Rowsley to Matlock. Firstly, the access to the station is poor. The car park is in need of attention. We had to weave across the car park to avoid the worst of the pot holes. For a tourist attraction I really would...More

1  Thank 368mike
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Yes they do, it's a very dog friendly place.
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