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Pleasant train station

A pleasant train station close to Torquay centre. When I visited (October) the cafe was shut and up... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DrGrahamG
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Banbury, United Kingdom
good

went on train to darthmouth then got the ferry across to it ,but the train ticket include the ferry... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cheryl B
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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This site has special meaning for Agatha Christie readers who are avid fans of Hercule Poirot and Jane Marple.
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Torquay Station Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the steam train can be caught here going through lovely places with lots of history to be learned about.

Thank festiqueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pleasant train station close to Torquay centre. When I visited (October) the cafe was shut and up for sale. There are no lifts on the platform, so access to platform 2 is over the road bridge.

Thank DrGrahamG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went on train to darthmouth then got the ferry across to it ,but the train ticket include the ferry ,was nice ride not long but good check the time table to get back and the ferry ,love steam trains ,though it was a bit expensive...More

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always enjoy traveling from Torquay station with its friendly staff. The station has an Art Deco feel about it, something from an Agatha Christie novel

Thank PhilB505
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Has retained a lot of character well worth a look whether travelling or not not too far out of the centre

Thank traveller175England
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Had to catch a train back to Bristol around 18:30 on a sunday night. Not one member of staff on duty. No lifts. Toilets locked and cafe closed. Very poor when travelling with my elderly mother.

Thank JetSet_Glamour
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Posts are painted red and green, there is a cafe just along the platform and vinatage buses parked outside. No WiFi here I'm afraid, overlooking the seafront you know you;ve arrived in Torquay.

Thank AuraUk
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Decided to try the steam train and ferry to Dartmouth. Just an experience, Chang side on your return to see alternative views. The ferry crossing is about 5 mins, Dartmouth some nice shops and cafe, a couple of hours is enough. Parking if you are...More

Thank kevandsue618
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Disappointed to find this cafe closed when we arrived before 3pm when having walked from the Town a Centre and gasping for a cuppa!

Thank Victor L
Reviewed 22 September 2018

First time I have used this station ,the staff where very helpful ,as I was travelling alone and worried about getting on the right platform etc . I had no worries everything was clearly marked .plenty of searing areas , toilets where clean as where...More

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MelissaM1995
3 July 2018|
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Response from Sharon W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can. It's really cheap to park at the Railway Station. There is always plenty of space and it is safe and secure.
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Jenny1997186259
4 April 2018|
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Response from Marcus R | Reviewed this property |
Yes for pick ups and downs think you can stay for up to 30 mins
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pamdaley
9 January 2018|
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Response from denboManchesterUk | Reviewed this property |
Not sure , never noticed ,
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