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Lappa Valley Steam Railway

Open Now: 11:00 - 16:00
Open today: 11:00 - 16:00

Lappa Valley Steam Railway
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Journey into our leisure park on one of our beautiful steam trains for a day of family fun. See our website for our most up to date opening and departure times - lappavalley.co.uk.
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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St. Newlyn East, Newquay TR8 5LX, England
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+44 1872 510317
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked in advance and arrived on a bus, 50 Brownies, Rainbows, (know it all) Guides and frazzled leaders. From being greeted personally on the platform and I mean every individual member of our party, to our wonderful good bye, we had a fabulous day....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review! It is a pleasure to read what a great day you all had with us and we do hope we will be welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the station flat for just over a week. We found Sarah really helpful when we booked, and after we arrived we found the staff really friendly and helpful. The night before the Gala weekend I was invited to join the staff on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you for your fantastic review and kind words about the team! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Went to Lappa Valley as part of a birthday party. Have to say what a lovely place this is. Things to look at every way you turn. The little train ride into the park itself is a nice idea. The park itself is quite expansive,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for the great comments about your visit and the kind words about our team! We do hope we will be welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Better than ANY tourist attraction we have ever visited in Cornwall, to inc Flambards, Eden, Heligan etc mainly due to the wonderful friendly and knowledgeable staff and the feeling of non commercialisation. Excellent value for money too - we, that's us parents, baby Charlie and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for the brilliant review and kind words about our team! We very much look forward to welcoming you back again very soon!

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We visited Lappa Valley on recommendation - well, it was worth the trip! The train ride, from the car park up to the main park, was a nice touch and a really unique way to start our day. Everyone was so welcoming and friendly. There...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pursey28
muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for the excellent review - we look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 1 November 2018

Had a great day at Lappa Valley with my two grandsons, aged 3 (nearly 4) and 15 months. It was very busy during half term holiday and although we arrived in time for the first train it was full. The company dealt with the situation...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for the great review it is wonderful to read what a great time you had with us. Thank you for commenting on the great value food too! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Well worth the money... found this place after a search for things to do near Newquay. At first you think it’s just a small building with a railway track but don’t let the first impressions fool you. A quick jump on one of the locos...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for the fabulous review!!!

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Spent a lovely half day at Lappa Valley, great ride behind a Real Steam Train, 15' guage, well worth the money as one price pays for nearly everything, apart from the Electric Kiddie bikes. Friendly staff, nothing was too much trouble even though they were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for the lovely review! It is great to read what an enjoyable day you had with us. We do hope you will be back again soon!

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Visited recently with 4 children age 5 and 10. Various activities all included in price were a hit with everybody. Would def recommend to anybody visiting the area with school age children or younger.

Date of experience: October 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for the great review!

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Aimed at younger children would say 0-7 years they do have peddle boats and canoes for older ones but other than that not much else, my 10 year old was bit bored after half hour. One of the workers manning the canoes had a bit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, it is always helpful to receive feedback that we can act upon. The helpfulness and professionalness of all our staff is of paramount importance to us, and I am very disappointed to read your...More

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Robert D
24 August 2018|
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Response from elliebowersx | Reviewed this property |
From the car park to the main park I’d say 10-15 mins ride. The smallest train ride is less than 5 mins. And the other one to the playground is just over 5 mins. Hope that helps.
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Franwatson
19 July 2018|
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Response from muffin032 | Property representative |
We do open Winter Weekends in November. Please visit out website closer to the date for train times.
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aewe86
6 June 2018|
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Response from muffin032 | Property representative |
Hi At the Whistle Stop Café we offer a microwave for warming baby food and sell baby food within our café alongside a range of foods to suit specific dietary requirements. These options include gluten free, vegan... More
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