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Sand Train

The Beach, Mablethorpe, England
+44 1507 474939
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Short journey but fun

Get way to get around. Only a short journey but a great way to get to the beach. A single journey... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manchester uk
via mobile
Great fun

This very long established service operates from town to the north end along the beach. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peterborough, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“round trip” (23 reviews)
“friendly driver” (11 reviews)
“seal sanctuary” (40 reviews)
The Beach, Mablethorpe, England
+44 1507 474939
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get way to get around. Only a short journey but a great way to get to the beach. A single journey was £1 each no matter age. The guys in it were lovely and helpful, helping us with our buggy and entertaining our daughter along...More

Thank Minkeyham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This very long established service operates from town to the north end along the beach. It is relatively cheap and lots of fun. Worth a trip.

1  Thank Davebarham0107
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I was happy to discover they accept dogs on the sand train, it's a fun experience but can be cold due to the wind with it being open air so pack a jumper.

Thank Sean R
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Mablethorpe Sand Train, is brilliant it runs up and down the beach from Mablethorpe to the Seal Sancturary with strategic stops along the beach, it really is a delight it cost £1 each way, at one point near the end of the ride the...More

Thank Katey-Saxaphone
Reviewed 23 August 2017

this is a great way of getting along the beach and great value for money can be a bit bumpy at times but well worth it as it does go into the sea

Thank lizzybeth50
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This weekend we rode The Mablethorpe Sand Train twice. It has been going since 1954 and is the only one of its kind I think , anywhere in the country. For £2 return you get a ride right downto the North End of Mablethorpe ,...More

Thank PaulDilks
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We had our first time on the sand train again was good value for money it was a very relaxing ride along the beach threw the edge of the sea

Thank amanda d
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We took the sand train from maplethorpe beach up to the main town beach. It was very pleasant and worth every penny !

Thank Leanne M
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I love the sand train it's been going up and down the beach for many years,it's a little treasure. Takes you from the main beach in mablethorpe to golden sands with various stops along the way Exciting for the kids is when the train goes...More

Thank heathershearan
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Ahhh the sand train, a trip to mablethorpe wouldn't be complete without it running along the beach from the seal sanctuary and back 😀 It does seemed to have changed a little since we visited last (2 years ago) I have no idea why but...More

Thank Red W
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28 May 2017|
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Response from lisarv | Reviewed this property |
On the main part of the beach , all the way up to the seal Sanctuary there's around 6 stops on the beach in total and you can get on and off at any
24 April 2017|
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Response from lisarv | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's main season think most days
Lynn D
4 October 2016|
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Response from Peter D | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure either but it was running in October last year.