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Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, Uckfield TN22 3QL, England
+44 1825 720800
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Footplate Taster Experience

My brother and I bought this for my Dad for Christmas and it was an amazing experience for him, he... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dazer999
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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No 1 attaction in East Sussex

Visited on Wednesday 18th October for a return trip departing from Sheffield Park to East... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael-4551
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Caloundra, Australia
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Founded in 1959 and still steaming! We run steam trains between Sheffield Park and East Grinstead on over 200 days each year, and are open even when no trains are running.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Sheffield Park Station, Uckfield TN22 3QL, England
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Sheffield Park Station, Uckfield TN22 3QL, England
+44 1825 720800
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My brother and I bought this for my Dad for Christmas and it was an amazing experience for him, he was like a big kid. Booking on line was really easy just select your date and time and you don’t just get time driving a...More

Thank Dazer999
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on Wednesday 18th October for a return trip departing from Sheffield Park to East Grinstead. We visited here many years ago and finally got back to ride the trains. Very impressed with the staff who made sure the afternoon was very enjoyable. The trains...More

1  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must visit for any steam train fan or just anyone , a wonderful day out , worth every penny enterance cost , we ve gone here laods of times as our two were growing up , Thomas The Tank Train and Christmas...More

Thank Nicky A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sons & their partners gave me this for Christmas and what a marvellous present it was! Greeted in the Sales Office by a charming receptionist who looked after the paperwork. Then to a nice lunch in the Bessemer Arms during which the Station Master...More

2  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arriving by Southern trains from East Croydon to East Grinstead we only needed to walk a few metres to join the Bluebell steamrailway. While waiting we had a delicious sausage bap and coffee in a railway carriage converted to a cafe - very atmospheric. As...More

Thank Diana186338
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch in the Pullman coaches on the Golden Arrow steam train on New Year’s Eve. Great food and excellent service whilst travelling up and down the Bluebell Line. The carriages, both dating from the 1920’s, were beautifully restored and a real touch of...More

Thank Dick600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pretty miserable day with heavy rain but we were welcomed by super coal fires in the booking hall and waiting rooms. The whole place sporting decorations from Christmas and looking very festive. Very helpful staff and a fab ride on a lovely old steam...More

Thank johnrjewsbury
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to The Bluebell Railway many times and are always impressed with the lovely cheerful and informative staff. We took our 3 year old grandson on the Santa train on Dec 22nd; the staff were as usual delightful however we felt at £55...More

Thank Tiss1
Bluebell_Railway, Manager at Bluebell Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, Tiss1, and for your recent visit to the Bluebell Railway. We are sorry to read of your disappointment following your visit to our Santa Specials, especially as you have posted an identical message on Facebook. In our response there we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent New Years Day on the Bluebell Railway Golden Arrow service, And it stood up to its name! great food, great service, thank you Tom and the gang.I had the Soup followed by Duck, both were superb. My wife had the Roast beef, cooked...More

Thank srpatrick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the Christmas Premier Dining on the Bluebell Railway today. We were expecting it to be good and the entire experience surpassed all our expectations. From the moment that we entered the booking hall with its real fire, to the...More

1  Thank Paul E
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Questions & Answers
Babs2004
16 December 2017|
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Response from Bluebell_Railway | Property representative |
Only with each other. All seats are reserved, and are at tables of either two or four. If your booking is for a party of two and they are accommodated at a table of four, we will not sell the other two seats to another... More
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Ian R
12 November 2017|
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Response from Bluebell_Railway | Property representative |
Glad to hear you enjoyed your day with them, Ian R.
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Skarloey L
4 November 2017|
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Response from Bluebell_Railway | Property representative |
Yes. Stepney lives in our engine shed at Sheffield Park, and the station is open even when trains aren't running. Please be aware there is an admission fee for the station, however this entitles you to visit the engine shed... More
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