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Lovely station

Always enjoy traveling from Torquay station with its friendly staff. The station has an Art Deco... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
PhilB505
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Step back in time

Has retained a lot of character well worth a look whether travelling or not not too far out of the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
traveller175England
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A cozy station full of character that has regular trains going to various destinations within Devon as well further afield areas such as Cornwall in one direction, plus Somerset, Wales & London in others, nice staff to assist you on your travels whilst on your...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TRACEY A
Reviewed 11 December 2018

This is a quiet but lovely station. Hasn't been modernised so it has very quaint features and is well kept.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hazel R
Reviewed 4 November 2018

the steam train can be caught here going through lovely places with lots of history to be learned about.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank festiqueen
Reviewed 1 November 2018

A pleasant train station close to Torquay centre. When I visited (October) the cafe was shut and up for sale. There are no lifts on the platform, so access to platform 2 is over the road bridge.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DrGrahamG
Reviewed 23 October 2018

went on train to darthmouth then got the ferry across to it ,but the train ticket include the ferry ,was nice ride not long but good check the time table to get back and the ferry ,love steam trains ,though it was a bit expensive...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Always enjoy traveling from Torquay station with its friendly staff. The station has an Art Deco feel about it, something from an Agatha Christie novel

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PhilB505
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Has retained a lot of character well worth a look whether travelling or not not too far out of the centre

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank traveller175England
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Had to catch a train back to Bristol around 18:30 on a sunday night. Not one member of staff on duty. No lifts. Toilets locked and cafe closed. Very poor when travelling with my elderly mother.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JetSet_Glamour
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Posts are painted red and green, there is a cafe just along the platform and vinatage buses parked outside. No WiFi here I'm afraid, overlooking the seafront you know you;ve arrived in Torquay.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AuraUk
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Decided to try the steam train and ferry to Dartmouth. Just an experience, Chang side on your return to see alternative views. The ferry crossing is about 5 mins, Dartmouth some nice shops and cafe, a couple of hours is enough. Parking if you are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MelissaM1995
4 July 2018|
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Response from Sharon W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can. It's really cheap to park at the Railway Station. There is always plenty of space and it is safe and secure.
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Jenny1997186259
4 April 2018|
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Yes for pick ups and downs think you can stay for up to 30 mins
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pamdaley
9 January 2018|
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Not sure , never noticed ,
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