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Great day out

Good value for money - very friendly staff/ volunteers. Fantastic scenery. Maybe worth doing a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Dine on the Line experience at LLangollen Railway

My husband had mentioned he'd love to go to Llangollen Railway for his birthday so I decided to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
katie77762
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Dolgellau, United Kingdom
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Llangollen railway will re open on Saturday 11th of February 2017, please see our website for full timetable details
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The Station Abbey Road | The Station, Llangollen LL20 8SN, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good value for money - very friendly staff/ volunteers. Fantastic scenery. Maybe worth doing a little historical research about Thomas Telford to get the true context of the horseshoe falls and the Aqueduct at Fronesyltte Grand day out!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband had mentioned he'd love to go to Llangollen Railway for his birthday so I decided to treat him to a Dine on the Line experience and it was fabulous. Booking online was so easy. I could choose which date/time I wanted and had...More

Thank katie77762
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I booked online for the return from Llangollen, and had a wonderful journey recalling memories of our childhood on trains like these. Staff were polite, helpful and full of knowledge and give up their time to keep this attraction open...well done. On...More

Thank 186337Alan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We looked at the web site prior to travelling and were aware of the lack of steam due to the high temperature so we’ll done for that announcement. There however the praise ends alas. Joining the train at Corwen we followed directions given in the...More

1  Thank colinandness
Reviewed 1 week ago

No steam for us due to the very dry weather but an enjoyable ride nonetheless. We started with a walk around Corwen and visiting the lovely church. We also saw the grave stone and epitaph to Owen Owen, a locomotive driver who died in 1872....More

Thank Annie212013
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Llangollen and it’s wonderful railway for the last 3 years, the scenery is fabulous, the volunteers very friendly and helpful, they are very informative. The cafe at Carrog is very good, their baps and cakes very tasty. We were there last week...More

Thank E47HPpatriciah
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here on Thursday 7th June, and whilst the views during the journey were good, the windows both inside and out were really grubby, and the cleanliness of our compartment left a lot to be desired. I believe most staff are volunteers, but they...More

1  Thank David_and_Jane_8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good journey from Corwen to Llangollen, there was a music festival going on so we were fortunate to see lots of entertainment. Unfortunately on our return the train constantly stops so when we got back to Corwen on the last train, no announcements no...More

2  Thank janetdoggett
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got a single ticket, llangollen to corwen Then walked back along the Dee Valley Way A pleasant nostalgic journey

Thank ANDY G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited on 28th June and we travelled from Llangollen straight through to Corwen. The scenery was beautiful, especially as you get near the Berwyn mountains, all the stations had pretty flowers growing, obviously well cared for and all buildings looked well...More

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Deethomas6758
December 30, 2017|
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Response from pjmeade | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we took a dog, so did others traveling at the same time. I think we paid, but don’t remember how much, not a lot I think.
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ausiwawa
November 25, 2017|
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Response from KevinSadler2364 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I honestly don't know, I was there in August
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Heather B
September 21, 2017|
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Response from insaneinez14 | Reviewed this property |
I would allow an hour
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