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Lappa Valley Steam Railway

St. Newlyn East, Newquay TR8 5LX, England
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Perfect for families. The toilets even had built in seats for little ones. Everything was brilliant... read more

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sam_forsyth87
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blackpool
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Fun day out in Cornwall with little ‘uns

Visited Lappa Valley recently with a 2,3 & 4 year old and they all absolutely loved it! If you are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
PaulandJane10
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Birmingham
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Lappa Valley is open daily from 10am!Journey into our leisure park on one of our beautiful steam trains for a day of family fun. Departures: 10.40, 11.20, 12.00, 12.40, 13.20, 14.00, 14.40, 15.20, 16.00. See our website lappavalley.co.uk for full details.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“boating lake” (126 reviews)
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“electric cars” (53 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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St. Newlyn East, Newquay TR8 5LX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Perfect for families. The toilets even had built in seats for little ones. Everything was brilliant :-) great day out. Def recommend.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited Lappa Valley recently with a 2,3 & 4 year old and they all absolutely loved it! If you are in Cornwall for a holiday and looking for something different to do away from the beach on a nice sunny day then this is a...More

Thank PaulandJane10
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

It is a pleasure to read what a great time you had with us and do hope you will be back to visit us again soon!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit if the weather is nice. Would be an awful experience in the rain but luckily the sun was shining on our visit. Our toddlers loved every minute of it. With a steam train to take you into the venue, there is...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review and comments on our great staff - we really appreciate it!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited whilst on holiday with our 2yr old and 8 month old and our friends with similar aged children. The toddlers absolutely loved everything from the play areas to the trains and I echo other people’s comments about how refreshing it is to have everything...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review, we do hope you will be back again soon!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We (a 2 year old and 2 frazzled parents) had an amazing day here. I was so impressed by how well thought out everything was from a toddler viewpoint. From the moment you arrive (great little playground at the station to distract from waiting and...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. It is a pleasure to read what a great day you had with us! We do hope you will be back to see us again soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant for the little train. Lovely place, but mainly a big play area(slides, climbing frames, another mini train, kids bikes scooters by the cafe) mini golf for older kids and boating lake. Lavazza coffee was lovely but didnt bother with food. All staff are so...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the brilliant review! We are gald you enjoyed the coffee - we know how important quality coffee is to our visitors!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes we were warned when we went to pay on entering as there was only my wife and I, no children. This is a place for kids but we had travelled over 30 miles, we like steam trains so wanted to go. The steam train...More

Thank David24052709
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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for leaving us a review. We are glad you enjoyed the steam trains. We would always encourage visitors to report any issues during their visit so we can do our best to ressolve them at the time and ensure you have a great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a very good day here and already recommended it to friends with children. Perhaps my only negative is charging so much for children over 2! 2 year old is very young to have to pay so much to get into a tourist attraction with...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed the gluten free Cornish pasties. Children aged 2 and under are FREE at Lappa Valley, we only charge from 3 years as at this age we find the children are able to engage with all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Lappa Valley! After visiting so many money grabbing attractions where everything is an extra cost, what a refreshing break. Lappa is a friendly, welcoming, humble attraction. Every member of staff friendly, willing to go the extra mile, offer help and assistance. You pay...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the fantastic review! It is a pleasure to read what a great day you had with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 6 year old loved this place! He’s train mad so this was a must do whilst on holiday in Cornwall. They have the most friendliest Of staff that really do go out of their way to ensure you have a great day. Once you...More

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muffin032, Marketing Manager at Lappa Valley Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review - your comments on the staff are very much appreciated and they will love to read this as they do work very hard to ensure all visitors have a great day with us....More

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aewe86
June 6, 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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Ian W
February 7, 2018|
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Response from muffin032 | Property representative |
Entrance fees are kept up to date on the Lappa Valley website - so please always check here for accurate prices.
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DIzzied186338
September 11, 2017|
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Response from Debbie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's possible. They have a carriage on the train for prams and buggys.
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