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Saltburn Miniature Railway Ltd

Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HY, England
+44 7979 418754
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Kids loving coming back time and again

Brought my 2 young girls and their grandparents (and our dog!) and enjoyed another great trip on... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
RobW1983
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South Yorkshire
Fantastic

We visited today with are young son.It was fantastic the scenery and train ride was brilliant. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JennieHepton
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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A 15 inch gauge Miniature Railway providing train rides from the beach car park at Cat Nab along the Valley Gardens to Forest Halt where you can visit the Italian Gardens and Victorian Tearoom. We have been here since 1947 and it is entirely manned by dedicated volunteers. We are open afternoons between 1 pm and 5 pm from Good Friday until the last weekend of September. Please visit our website and Facebook pages for the latest information.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“steam engine” (5 reviews)
“valley gardens” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1HY, England
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+44 7979 418754
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"steam engine"
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"prince charles"
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"valley gardens"
in 17 reviews
"tea room"
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"return ticket"
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"run by volunteers"
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"train takes"
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"choo choo"
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"helpful staff"
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"excellent value for money"
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"all ages"
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"kids and adults"
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"children love"
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"little gem"
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"sea front"
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"journey"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Brought my 2 young girls and their grandparents (and our dog!) and enjoyed another great trip on the miniature railway.

2  Thank RobW1983
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today with are young son.It was fantastic the scenery and train ride was brilliant. The cost is such good value for money, the staff were lovely they let are son have his picture taken sat on the engine and sound the horn... it...More

3  Thank JennieHepton
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely short train ride. Volunteers were really welcoming and great with kids. Definitely recommend for a short treat for little train lovers.

2  Thank Sonia R
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic miniature railway and staff were brilliant entertaining the kids they absolutely loved it! At £2 for an adult and kids go free what’s not to like!

Thank JohnManc
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We took a lovely ride on the miniature railway with our 3 year old he got on for free & I did return for £2, take a short trip along the park in saltburn & look the picturesque views, weather was very cold & the...More

Thank curls85
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Used when I was a child and through the years although the track has gone in a slightly different direction it still is attracting people of all ages, thoroughly enjoyable experience.

Thank winko62
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Great family visit run by enthusiastic volunteers. Best when they have the steam engine on it, but children quite happy even when it's the diesels. Handy for the play park. Best value is to park at top of hill where parking is free and walk...More

Thank JerryandLis
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Although the train is relatively modern, it runs from the sea front into the valley that leads to the Edwardian Valley Gardens - one the the delights of Saltburn. Sloping walks linking the valley to the town above criss-cross up and down the valley sides....More

1  Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

we take g children to redcar and saltburn every 6 weeks for a day out the children love saltburn plenty to do and see we have fish chips outside walk along the pier this time we went on the miniature railway called in for tea...More

Thank oliverthea
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This miniature train is worth a ride on. You can travel one way or return and they don't charge a fortune . The staff that run it are very friendly and I believe they are all volunteers.

Thank Denise T
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Winifred P, Manager at Saltburn Miniature Railway Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Yes, indeed it is all run by volunteers.

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