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Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway

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The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway is a heritage railway over 14 miles (23km) long in the beautiful English Cotswolds. Visit the GWSR stations at Broadway (postcode WR12 7DF), Toddington (postcode GL54 5DT), Winchcombe (GL54 5LD), or...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We all had fish n chips for £10. Its a wonderful experience . Lucky we had 1st class carriage. Proper knives and forks . The smell of the coal and soot was amazing and the views from the train very scenic. we went from Toddington...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Pamatwoodpeckers
Reviewed February 14, 2019

A very interesting day out for people of all ages. Great Cotswolds scenery, and now trains have been extended to BROADWAY, it makes it all the more interesting.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank davidedwards555
Reviewed January 29, 2019

I love steam and the GWSR has so many glorious examples of the engines that ran in the UK in the age of steam. It's well run with friendly staff and easy parking if you check where first. There's good catering (bacon butties especially!), it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Ken C
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Went on one of the rail trips from Cheltenham Racecourse to the North Pole (Winchcombe station) and back. On arriving in Santa's land, the front half of the train went to queue to see Santa who was in a carriage in a siding at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Andrew2782017
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Took advantage of the running just after Christmas and we travelled from Cheltenham (Racecourse) to Broadway for the first time. Pleasant journey with on board refreshments. We then walked from the station at Broadway to the village centre which took around 15 minutes. This is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Love this line Been on numerous occasions and always a good experience The whole of the staff are volunteers and are really knowledgeable about all aspects of the line Well worth a visit even if not taking a train journey

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peanut669
Reviewed January 10, 2019

My business frequently sends Groups for an excursion on the GWS Steam Railway. We get excellent, friendly service from the staff, there's lots of interesting stuff for our Groups to see and the Engines are awesome. Separately, I have taken my Grandson for one of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Richard C
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Four of us (two couples all around 70) visited the railway on New Years Day. We had all day tickets and travelled from Toddington to Broadway to Cheltenham and back to Toddington. The staff and volunteers were friendly and the lunch at Toddington was excellent....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rogln23
Reviewed January 7, 2019

An excellent experience, just a pity that our organised excursion did not take in the full length of the line from Cheltenham through to Broadway but was only from Toddington to Cheltenham & return. The train was clean, warm and comfortable and the scenery was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MalcolmW446
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

I knew my friend Tim was a steam train enthusiast and when he and his wife came to stay for Christmas, I arranged a trip on the railway. It turned out to be a very rewarding experience for me to have my very own expert...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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December 29, 2018|
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Response from GWRailway | Property representative |
Hi there. Yes, 1st January New Year's Day is our last operating day for this season. We'll have two steam trains and diesel-hauled train running.
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Carol O
June 13, 2018|
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Response from GWRailway | Property representative |
Yes. Tickets for dogs cost just £2 each.
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January 29, 2018|
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Response from GWRailway | Property representative |
Yes, there are several pleasant country walks in the area. At Toddington station when trains are operating we sell a book of local walks. Philip (TripAdvisor account manager)
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