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Great Central Railway

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Lovely evening

I purchased our tickets as a gift for my partner. We intended on going in the summer but never... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jo R
Leicester, United Kingdom
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An amazing experience from beginning to end. Loughborough Railway station that is truly in keeping... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
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Great Central Road | Great Central Road, Loughborough LE11 1RW, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I purchased our tickets as a gift for my partner. We intended on going in the summer but never seemed to get round to it (in hindsight it was fortunate after being told how incredibly hot the carriages were through this summer.... No air con...More

Thank Jo R
Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing experience from beginning to end. Loughborough Railway station that is truly in keeping with the 1930s. Trains that are lovely inside and . We had the 4 course lunch which was outstanding. A truly enjoyable way to spend a Saturday.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Having travelled on the splendid North Yorkshire Moors railway many times we thought that we should take a trip on a steam railway nearer to home. We opted for what is advertised as the "Fish and Chip Supper" ride. On arrival at Loughborough station people...More

2  Thank LeicesterActor
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were bought the experience as a present and took it in August. The weather was good, the trains were fun and we spent a few hours looking around the various stations. We had the afternoon tea at Rothley and it was excellent. My better...More

1  Thank sje999
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enthusiastic and smart volunteers. Brilliant trip, ran smoothly. Lovely old fashioned stalls on stations

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting and for £2 well worth the visit . We just popped into the museum It's a nice little gem

Thank Maeve198
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very enjoyable, relaxing lunch on board. Comfortable original carriage, good quality food, relaxing atmosphere and friendly staff. Would love to do this again.

1  Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked this months before and it was really good! The look of the hotel was lovely, the staff were amazing and the food was fantastic! A great range of drinks on board and lots of choice for vegetarians! I would definitely recommend this!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a superb day out, brilliant collection of engines and rolling stock, stations very atmospheric to a bygone age. The day was capped by afternoon tea at the Butler Henderson cafe at Quorm station, good food and a warm and friendly welcome from the staff,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given the gift of a day on the railway and dinner on a steam train in the evening. It was a wonderful experience enjoying the themed stations during the day and the food and service for dinner in the First Class dining car...More

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22 June 2018|
Response from NarrowboatDesiree | Reviewed this property |
The stations have different themes and there is a garden railway at Rothley, apart from the terminus at Leicester which is a little bland they are all worth breaking the trip, especially as that will give your son the chance... More
Tania D
20 June 2018|
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Response from chunky0 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual.I wore smart trousers and a shirt and my wife a summer dress.