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Peak Rail

Rowsley Station | Peak Railways Heritage Trust, Rowsley, Peak District National Park, England
+44 1629 580381
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Great little place

Went with my family as there was a special event on. We had a nice trip on a steam train in a 1925... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarah W
via mobile
Run by Enthusiasts enjoyed by all Ages.

This was one of many visits with a ride on the Train. Steam hauled to Matlock and back to Rowsley... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John G
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Tibshelf, United Kingdom
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Rowsley Station | Peak Railways Heritage Trust, Rowsley, Peak District National Park, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my family as there was a special event on. We had a nice trip on a steam train in a 1925 carriage which was a privilege. Had a delicious meal in the cafe. Ice cream from the gift shop.

Thank Sarah W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of many visits with a ride on the Train. Steam hauled to Matlock and back to Rowsley by Diesel . Buffet and Restaurant carriages were available with a sedate journey through the Derwent Valley. An all day Ticket gives travel on four...More

Thank John G
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely meal on board the Paletine Resturant, as part of a Fathers Day dining experience. The staff were so helpful and friendly and made us feel very comfortable as we enjoyed the food and ride. A large proportion of our group (4/7)...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2018

Had a lovely time on the trip so relaxing - wandered around the towns on the way. Staff were lovely and so helpful. Got a great deal with being in the Caravan and Motorhome club which made the tickets buy one get ne free!!!! Dogs...More

Thank caroline v
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

This is the unofficial HQ of Peak rail, the car park is down a very rough road to enter, but lots of free parking. Has a lovely old style train station. Has a pleasant cafe. Has a minature railway which runs sometimes, also a shunting...More

Thank bazonian2015
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Took the last train from Rowsley to Matlock and back as we love steam trains. This one turned up on time which made a change from the mainline trains at the moment and we hopped aboard and enjoyed a leisurely trip to Matlock station. When...More

Thank stingytownman
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

This is a great railway set in the stunning scenery of the Peak District. They run heritage steam and diesel services with trains of a high standard. The station buffet does great bacon butties!!!!

Thank 589Richard
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Excellent Sunday lunch. Was on train over 3 hours lunch not rushed at all. Staff excellent and friendly. Ambience of the well kept carriage is really good. Food portions good as is the quality.

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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Had a really nice meal with my family here. Would highly recommend the delicious Rowsley burger. The ladies are lovely and the place is spotless.

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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We booked this experience for a surprise present for my Dad’s 70th birthday, 15 of the family went along. What an amazing day we all had, Dad absolutely loved the experience, we managed to took loads of photos for him to look back on. All...More

Thank Sarah B
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Yes they do, it's a very dog friendly place.
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