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Happy little railway

This railway runs along by the beach road in the fishing quarter. Great fun for kids and adults... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
Peter B
Hastings, Barbados
A fun trip on a very wet afternoon

Visited Hastings on a particularly grey and wet January afternoon. Parked at the opposite end of... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
Robert B
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Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

This railway runs along by the beach road in the fishing quarter. Great fun for kids and adults alike

Thank Peter B
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is a fun little train. Front the seafront it passes through the fishermen's huts where they sell their fish to the East Hill Lift. Great for young and old alike.

Thank AngelaF1745
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Always a family choice on any day, and if I was a millionare, I would make a sheltered ride up to Hastings Pier. The train is kept in pristine looks and working order, but they could do with a sign advertising their minature railway in...More

Thank CollynF1
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The Hastings Miniature Railway is a fantastic idea for both Adults and Children. That being said, Adults have a bit harder time fitting on the train, but its a good attraction. It would be good if the opening hours were longer and if they could...More

Thank laurarobinson90
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Visited Hastings on a particularly grey and wet January afternoon. Parked at the opposite end of town and walked along the seafront as we wanted to ride the East Cliff Railway. The website indicated that the Cliff lift was operating but the miniature railway wasn't....More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed December 20, 2017

great minature railway with lots of carriages running just a few yards back from the beach complete with steam, tunnels and whistles. Very authentic and great for little people.

Thank Nick L
Reviewed November 24, 2017

This railway has been around for years and it still brings me a great amount of pleasure simple fun and you see parts of the fishing area, you wouldn't normally see

Thank city0007
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Friendly staff. A super little ride on a miniature railway. Good value. Helpful staff. Great fun. Winds through the fishermans huts.

Thank Helen R
Reviewed October 31, 2017

Nostalgic trip back to childhood. Enjoyed the trip, staff very friendly and helpful. recommend for adults and children

Thank foldingcamper
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Well worth the ride as it takes you exactly to the cliff lift, aquarium, fishermen museum and shipwreck museum. Staff are really friendly and helpful.

Thank Tim I
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Valerie C
June 25, 2018|
Response from Jakkles2 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure, but ask at the kiosk where you buy the ticket, there’s lots of children on it so there must be a place to leave prams
April 14, 2018|
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Response from Dawud M | Reviewed this property |
Passengers sit in small compartments separated by chairs that face each other and there are plenty of carriages so I would say yes. Staff are very friendly and I am sure if you asked it should be ok.
Carol I
September 25, 2017|
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Response from Mitchbird | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it taken this long to get back to you. If you haven't been yet then let me say that you can fine that it all runs along the sea front starting at the old town.