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Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway


Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway
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“smallest pub”(37 reviews)
“return ticket”(12 reviews)
Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway is a fantastic way to see the resort of Cleethorpes. Steam and diesel locomotives on the 15" gauge track take visitors on a two-mile journey along the seafront, stopping at three stations. But the attraction is much...more
Lakeside Kings Road | Kings Road, Cleethorpes DN35 0AG, England
+44 1472 604657
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Last ever steaming of Thomas tank engine And his friends.the rain never stopped the enthusiasm of the staff to make it a special day for guest both little and large. The railways continues on though with its Rio Grande and diesel loco into 2019 for...More

Thank Spondonite
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grandchildren enjoyed this trip along the coast in the open train, it cost £14 for 2 adults and 2 kids good value. Top tip wrap up if its a bit chilly grandsons blanky came in handy.

Thank rogereve w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited at the weekend and we all loved it! The kids really enjoyed the train ride and the staff were very friendly, would recommend to anyone visiting cleethorpes, it was our first time trying the train , a hidden gem!

Thank Joy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very enjoyable 45 minutes ride, plus drink in the smallest pub. Many thanks. Price very reasonable and staff very chatty and informative. Well worth the experience

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Cleethorpes for the afternoon Parked in a different car park than planned this is where we saw the steam train The rain shower encouraged us in and off for a ride on the steam train The views are fantastic Stopping on the return journey...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Brilliant time Fab for the whole family Well done to all who run this railway Will definitely be back

Thank janeanne123
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Was a lovely journey on the steam train. Unfortunately whilst waiting for the train which is every half an hour there is no where to get refreshments from the town end whilst you wait and on a Sunday the cafe on the other end of...More

Thank Hailey S
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favourite things to do in cleathorps. Very friendly staff everyone waves for the kids and adults too. Feel like a kid again .recomend a pint in the little signal box or dinner in the canteen then off on an adventure...More

Thank sholdersuk
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We took a trip on the steam train and really enjoyed it. We got off at the Platform One cafe and had 2 delicious cakes with a pot of tea each for a very reasonable price. There was also The Signal Box Inn, the smallest...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We visited 5th September (4 adults 1 toddler) it cost £22 for 50 minuets Lovely little train and polite, friendly and welcoming staff... totally worth the price Well priced little gift shop and cafe on site Would recommend to other families my 2 year old...More

Thank Kat B
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31 August 2018|
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Response from CCLRManager | Property representative |
Hi Andy, For a return journey its 4.50 an adult and 4.00 a child. Single journeys are 3.50 an adult and 3.00 a child. We offer family tickets (2+2) which is a return journey for 14.00. Hope this helps!
Tracy S
14 August 2018|
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Response from guysmith100 | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are welcomed by Cleethorpes Light Railway.
Jane M
8 August 2018|
Response from lassieq | Reviewed this property |
It runs from cleethorpes leisure centre area to the rear of the mouth of book beck but not to Humberston at the moment . If you google cleethorpes light railway there is more info . Hope this helps