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Spa Valley Railway

West Station Nevill Terrace, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN2 5QY, England
+44 1892 537715
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High Weald Belle luncheon train

In December 2016 we did (or nearly did) a murder mystery trip. It was a farcical disaster. As... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edwin C
A Great Day Out!

From last year the Spa Vally Railway has improved a lot. I went there about two weeks ago with Ring... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Train Fan 2
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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
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“buffet car” (24 reviews)
“steam engine” (22 reviews)
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West Station Nevill Terrace, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN2 5QY, England
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+44 1892 537715

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Reviewed 1 week ago

In December 2016 we did (or nearly did) a murder mystery trip. It was a farcical disaster. As compensation we were given complimentary tickets for a luncheon trip on the High Weald Belle. What a transformation! It was excellent from start to finish, staff were...More

Thank Edwin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From last year the Spa Vally Railway has improved a lot. I went there about two weeks ago with Ring Haw in action. I must say WOW! At Erige I was looking at ring haw and the loco footplate crew were friendly and let me...More

Thank Train Fan 2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this last minute, and was so glad I did. Lovely day out and the food was very enjoyable (The pork was melt in the mouth and the lemon cheescake was delicious). Caterers did a great job, as did the volunteers running the railway,...More

Thank ptslz
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely day we went up by diesel and back by steam train Staff were very helpful We traveled with s 4 and 2 year old and they loved it This is a day for all the family

Thank Kprobertkp
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I am from the US and this was a very pleasant experience. We rode the steam train and did afternoon tea. The customer service was excellent. The tea and desserts and scones were delicious. The sandwiches were very small. I thought the train ride was...More

Thank cesilee
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visited Tonbridge Wells and went on the Spa Valley Railway at Easter 2017. Firstly the parking is easy in the Sainsbury car park, although I'm not sure what to do about parking all day if one wanted to spend the whole day in the...More

1  Thank LyndaRick
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Myself and 13 other members of our book club went to a brilliant 1940s themed murder mystery and fish and chip supper evening last night! From the start, staff and the actors were welcoming and provided many laughs. The murder mystery plot was very funny...More

1  Thank Sam J
Paul M, Trip Advisor respondent at Spa Valley Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you Sam for your kind words, and for coming to see us in the first place. It's lovely to hear that you enjoyed your evening, and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Paul

Reviewed 2 May 2017

By sharing your experiences, you're helping travellers make better choices and plan their dream trips. Thank you! Arrived in time to see around mini museum n shop....shop very over priced but museum was good although small...few toys for kids to pls with as adults read...More

Thank gingermags181267
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastically restored old station and trains, very good shop and area behind where there is some good information about the station and history of the trains. Only a few trains a day (green timetable) and the alternative between diesel and steam. Not much to see...More

Thank Russell D
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I came here this afternoon with my two little ones 10 yr and 9 year old son they both had a great time today all the staff where most helpful and very polite at all times I do remember this being a working station go...More

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Kim F
20 July 2017|
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Response from Carol B | Property representative |
Hello Kim Farm. Yes dogs can travel on the trains free of charge as long as they don't travel in the bar car Kate. They also aren't allowed in the static buffet coach at Tunbridge Wells West. Kind regards Carol... More
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EssexHeather
11 June 2017|
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Response from B F | Reviewed this property |
The others replying are much more informed than I. We had lunch outside in The Pantiles before going on the train, and had tea outside another cafe there when we got back! The sun and people watching were too good to resist.
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Hayley M
16 April 2017|
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Response from Jonathan P | Reviewed this property |
It's a very short journey I would go to high rocks for your picnic
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