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A enjoyable Train Ride

I have enjoyed this attraction for years growing up as a child and went on it a year ago with... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Bobby T
Southport, United Kingdom
Much improved on past visit

We had not been on the railway for about 6 years and it was clear to see that a lot of money has... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
Colin W
Market Drayton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

It is a nice idea, a little pricey. Paid £3 each for a return trip, driver didn’t bother asking how old my children was just charged us anyway. Asked him what time the train stops running as I wanted a little look around Southport, he...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

I have enjoyed this attraction for years growing up as a child and went on it a year ago with friends. This Minature Railway is fun for both adults and children a like. I like the train ride as it goes at a good speed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bobby T
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We had not been on the railway for about 6 years and it was clear to see that a lot of money has been spent. That said there is still a little way to go. We arrived on a cold wet Sunday morning to be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Colin W
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I remmeber this as a busy atrection getting from the pleasure beach to the main beach and other atractions. but sadley its just a train ride onece you get to the othere end all there is to do is get the train back there used...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Brian H
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We went on this train with our grandson he is 4 he loves it, but the whole thing is tired it needs updating painting cleaning and generally a good sort out. It sad as it was a nice day the weather was hot, and if...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank k r
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Got to comment on the beautiful display of hanging baskets on an old swingboat ride positioned at the railway station by the fairground. A brilliant use for a redundant fairground ride, wish I had taken a photograph.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

This is a great train ride from King's Garden to the pier. The fare is £3 return per person, which can be expensive if you are with family or in a group (although 3 year olds and under travel free). It is a shame there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Use this to save some walking. Not the longest of rides. £3 return, imm. if you wish but you can come back later. Not much view of the lake as you are often behind bushes etc.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Keith G
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The Pleasureland miniature railway is brilliant fun and has some real history to it as well! Priced at £3 for a return ticket, this miniature train takes you from just outside Pleasureland to a station near the pier, then back again if you wish. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Eccentric87
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Amazing opportunity for so many people to enjoy the rides. Small children love it. We thoroughly enjoy the variety of expeiriences we can offer our niece.

Date of experience: July 2018
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