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Excellent afternoon out complete with delicious cake

The Whitwell and Reepham is a little gem hidden away and a must for all cake lovers. The dedicated... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
Awesome cake!

I have moved up country and can visit Whitwell again, a little more easily. I visited in September... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Norfolk, United Kingdom
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Whitwell Road, Reepham NR10 4GA, England
+44 1603 871694
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Whitwell Station is a fledgeling attraction, run by volunteers, being developed in a former railway station and yard by a local entrepreneur, who had apparently always dreamed of owning a steam railway. We have been visiting since the site was first purchased, and have seen...More

5  Thank arcticfox1
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 2 March 2014 via mobile

Was really looking forward to a lovely fruit scone and tea at Reepham Station Cafe after my hour long dog walk on Marriotts way with a group of dog walkers but unfortunately I was greeted by an unfriendly lady (presumably the manager or owner) who...More

6  Thank SweetP0is0n
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Whitwell and Reepham is a little gem hidden away and a must for all cake lovers. The dedicated staff are very children friendly and are always available. The track may only extend to only approx half a mile but the journey past the sidings...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have moved up country and can visit Whitwell again, a little more easily. I visited in September, asked what time they closed, so that I could work out how long I could ride my bike for and still have cake. The man at the...More

Thank NikJ41
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Sadly on the day I visited there were no trains running however there is still quite a bit to see at this station, The station is on one of the cycle paths running around Norfolk on old railway trackbeds. In the station there is a...More

Thank therichastill
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Found a leaflet for this place in the tourist information centre in Hunstanton and decided to have a look on the way home as I had never heard of it before. We arrived about 11:30 to a very peaceful Station car park and started to...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Found a leaflet about the station in my holiday cottage, so, being a heritage railway enthusiast it was a definate place to visit. Planned to spend a few hours there as the literature implied there was lots to see and do. Parked in the large...More

Thank fred w
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Visited this lovely little station for a break during our cycle along the Marriotts Way. There was a delicious selection of cakes which were very reasonably priced and the toilets were spotless. It had a lovely atmosphere and is obviously run by some real railway...More

Thank Meadie2014
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We had a fantastic wedding day here 18/08/18, We can recommend this place for any kind of event especially weddings. Whitwell station made it a really special day for us, Lesley and all the staff were very accommodating, helpful, friendly and brilliant throughout the whole...More

Thank j0sht900
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Although only an hour away from home, this was the first time that we have visited. Today's occasion was a steam rally with traction engines, classic cars and other vehicles attending. Although most weekends would not have so much activity, the trains do operate (check...More

Thank Mervyn670
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Made our way up the Marriotts Way for a lovely bike ride on a beautiful sunny summers day and arrived at our destination of whitwell station. Many others had the same idea- it’s a popular running, walking and cycle route, with this venue being a...More

Thank Glutenfreefam
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We are dairy intolerant, but there was no option for us to have a plant based milk. They said they usually have the single use cups but had ran out. Also on entering the premises we were ignored for several minutes before someone said they'd...More

Thank Paula L
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30 July 2017|
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Response from SDNorfolk | Reviewed this property |
The car park is large and there was plenty of spaces available when we visited.
14 June 2017|
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Response from Bankerbertha | Reviewed this property |
See the whitwellstation web page 16th June Bikers night, 18th June Father's Day Steam, 2nd July Steam Sunday