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The Lavender Line

Isfield Station, Isfield, Uckfield TN22 5XB, England
+44 1825 750515
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Unspoilt location

Yes, it's only a mile long, but you can travel back & forth for one fare! Friendly environment... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
haymarket64b
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Brilliant day out for the family

We had a great day on the line it was one of Their special days when they had both steam and Diesel... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debs H
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Isfield Station, Isfield, Uckfield TN22 5XB, England
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+44 1825 750515
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, it's only a mile long, but you can travel back & forth for one fare! Friendly environment, & some interesting antiquities!

Thank haymarket64b
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day on the line it was one of Their special days when they had both steam and Diesel operating the kids loved the different engines we had breakfast in the buffet is was lovely and the staff in their were so...More

Thank Debs H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a nice setting with a restored station which serves food and drink, it also has a little gift shop. The trains run weekend and Bank Holidays and they have both diesel and steam. It is a short run say 10 15 minutes through the...More

Thank les s
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great start to a Sunday a brilliant breakfast cooked to perfection then a steam train ride in the picture perfect Sussex countryside

Thank suzie582
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The lavender line is short. For a day out with the kids ( or your dog) it's perfect fun. The station is authentic and houses and excellent café with seating inside and out. ( not dog friendly inside) very welcoming for puppy outside. Fabulous breakfast...More

2  Thank Spinstersues
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a cup of tea and a short break. Lovely preservation railway with cafe serving a good selection of food and a great cup of tea. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Rodkoi
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

The Lavender Line doesn't go very far, but is great for small children. The ride we had was in a guards van with a haunting diesel at the front of the train. Staff were friendly and gave a small history of the line. The lone...More

1  Thank davidhews46
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Heavy retro feel with steam and diesel and a beautiful station building, complete with cafe. Must be great fun to be part of the Lavender Line team

1  Thank peterpaddockhurst
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We went with young kids (6 & 2) who loved to see the trains and enjoyed the overall experience but I suspect the older generation would probably enjoy it more. Liked: - very reasonable prices - very welcoming, friendly and informative volunteer staff - free...More

Thank LegalSeagull1000
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Whilst only a mile or so long there is plenty on site to interest transport fans but note rides up the line (steam or diesel hauled depending on availability of loco) are generally only available on Sundays. Staff at our visit were very helpful and...More

Thank Arthur C
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Jackie H
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Response from davidhews46 | Reviewed this property |
Afraid I can't answer this question. I suggest you ring them on 01825750515. They will be able to answer your queries.
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