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Work progressing well....

Today (Tuesday), me and Hubby had a walk along St. Helen's Road to check out the new railway... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jilly2903
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Llan Ffestiniog, United Kingdom
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Travelled on the steam train with a coach party. We had a lovely ploughman's on board. It went... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DianeskiHoram
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today (Tuesday), me and Hubby had a walk along St. Helen's Road to check out the new railway station complex. Work is progressing well (see photo) and I believe the complex is due to open this Autumntime.

Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travelled on the steam train with a coach party. We had a lovely ploughman's on board. It went through some lovely countryside. It is dog friendly which was good.

Thank DianeskiHoram
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful steam train trip, the return taking the best part of five hours through spectacular scenery, and with great service throughout. Lunch was so popular that it took a while to arrive, and was delicious, from a short menu concentrating on local...More

Thank stella317
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant experience. Lovely route with some beautiful stops en route to Porthmadog. There are some really nice shops in Porthmadog or if you prefer there is a beautiful village called Bedgellert that you can visit. It has lots of small coffee shops and pubs.

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With this being one of the dog friendly places in Wales we decided to give this a go and experience the joy of riding on a steam train. The journey was okay and some great views but being someone who visits the lakes/peak district this...More

Thank Pete0126
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Possibly the most spectacular railway route in Britain. The newly rebuilt railway running through Snowdonia to link up with the Ffestiniog at Porthmadog travels through breathtaking scenery. It's a long route so set off early if you plan a return trip with a stop en...More

1  Thank PaulHarness
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Station is looking great and ready to be open and smart. It will Make the railway appear first class Thanks

1  Thank Helen H
Reviewed 21 June 2018

A day out to Porthmadog by steam train. Great views from the train and all the staff are outstanding

1  Thank JETTYJUE
Reviewed 20 June 2018

One of the many steam train stations. Does have a view to the sea, too! Well worth the effort and you can clearly see that it's been recently renovated.

1  Thank Multis
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lovely train trip on a dull afternoon, fabulous scenery, amazing views on this quirky little narrow gauge railway,

1  Thank Andrew R
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gregan2014
11 July 2018|
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Response from sgreig-ffwhr | Property representative |
Hello, Caernarfon is the closest railway station for the castle, they are within approximately 200yards of each other. The station is situated on St Helen's Road, postcode LL55 2YD.
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Ben M
7 May 2018|
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Response from sgreig-ffwhr | Property representative |
Hi Ben, an adult return from Caernarfon to Porthmadog (or vice versa) is £39.80. This is an all day rover ticket so, if you'd like to and the timetable allows, you can break your journey and explore different places. One... More
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Julie L
10 March 2018|
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Response from sgreig-ffwhr | Property representative |
Hi Julie, yes, since the rebuilding of the Welsh Highland Railway begun Caernarfon has always had a station. The original line did not run into the town but there was a standard guage line that did which was closed in the... More
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