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Very steep !

We caught the train to Laxey & joined a big queue for the snaefell trip. A lot more people got on... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sunset supper!

The tram to the top is a lot of fun. The supper was good. Enjoyed the food and service was great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We caught the train to Laxey & joined a big queue for the snaefell trip. A lot more people got on than I expected as the 2 conductors went out of their way to ensure every seat was filled. There was recorded info on the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tram to the top is a lot of fun. The supper was good. Enjoyed the food and service was great. Views were rubbish! Scenic fog! But that can’t be helped. I’d still do it again!! And maybe we’d be luckier with the weather!

Thank Gingerjo1973
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Visiting family in IOM my eldest son decided a climb up Snaefell would be good. Being almost 62 and not the fittest of people I went ahead. Had to stop a few times to get my breath and give my shin muscles a rest (Yes...More

Thank Playedlynny
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Its easy to visit here by using the Electric Railway to go up the mountain. Once here the views are amazing - possible to see 4 countries of the UK on a good day, although the weather can change very quickly from sun to rain....More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

Aexcellent trip to summit of snafell, the train stops by Lady Wheel for some great views. On a good clear day the views are impressive from the summit.

Thank Seasonedtravellers99
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We traveled up by tram from Laxey Station to the top. The journey takes about 40 mins and has superb views all the way. While at the top there is an excellent cafe with great cakes and meals etc We then walked down halfway to...More

Thank marty556
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The electric tramway up to the summit of Snaefell dates back to Victorian times with little change. It’s a great way to go back in time and also go to the summit of Snaefell or Snow Mountain. However check the weather if you want to...More

Thank BFGWales
Reviewed 13 July 2018

When on IOM it is imparative to take in the Seven Kingdoms which can only be done atop Snaefell Mountain. And the unobstructed views of the racers are the icing on the cake.

Thank boathavencaroline
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Pre-booking is essential and you make your starter and main course choices at the same time. You can choose a dessert on the night. Only operates Wednesdays and Saturdays during summer and there are two sittings. Price includes return travel on electric railway and mountain...More

Thank VoirreyHR
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were fortunate to be able to go up Snaefell. I would do your best to plan around the weather - it was snowy on the top when we went in April. But the restored cars were lovely and lots of wildlife to see on...More

Thank Hendersoncap
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21 June 2017|
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Response from Alan A | Reviewed this property |
well its not on the train but in the summit restaurant. the trains no wider then 3 1/2 bottoms 4 is a squash so no room im aware of for dinning car. cant recommend the dinner experience enough but you do need to book... More
28 January 2017|
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Response from Mcfcian | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, unless you go when the railway is running I do not think you could get to the to. It is a mountain.
Paul L
14 January 2017|
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Response from coach_driver39 | Reviewed this property |
At a nice steady pace you should make it there and back in 3 hrs enjoy your walk.