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Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway

Lakeside Kings Road | Kings Road, Cleethorpes DN35 0AG, England
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Unfortunate

This railway runs for (I think) about 4 miles along the coast line, there are 3 stations where you... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jim N
,
Malton
Another great visit

Once again we took our grandkids on the CCLR, they still love it, as always young staff members are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DaveFinney1951
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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  • Average6%
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“smallest pub”(34 reviews)
“ticket office”(14 reviews)
“light railway”(29 reviews)
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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
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Lakeside Kings Road | Kings Road, Cleethorpes DN35 0AG, England
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"smallest pub"
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"light railway"
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"return ticket"
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"lakeside station"
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"leisure centre"
in 32 reviews
"lovely trip"
in 7 reviews
"tea room"
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"rolling stock"
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"signal box"
in 17 reviews
"small train"
in 7 reviews
"boating lake"
in 27 reviews
"worth a trip"
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"thorpe park"
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"an adult"
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"great fun"
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Reviewed yesterday

This railway runs for (I think) about 4 miles along the coast line, there are 3 stations where you can on or off as you want. The middle station is Lakeside which is the main one with a reasonable priced café and a pub which...More

Thank Jim N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again we took our grandkids on the CCLR, they still love it, as always young staff members are very helpful and cheerful at all time. Lakeside station to cleethorpes for a family is £14....not cheap but well worth it.

Thank DaveFinney1951
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son loves trains so we took him on this. It was a lovely trip from the lakeside station all the way round. Would certainly recommend

Thank Andy D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a must and goes a long way all along the side of the sea and boating lake very impressed kids loved it

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

We went on the train ride after reading a couple of recommendations. The wee one loved it. Only down side was that we didn't realise we got on at the middle stop so we only went to the Leisure center and back to the lakeside...More

2  Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Went on the railway again! This time they had 2 trains running and we had the pleasure of riding on the large steam train And we all loved it especially my 3 yr old who remembers it very clearly for months ahead and requests when...More

1  Thank Leigh W
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

On a rainy Easter Monday, we took our two year old grand daughter for a trip on the train. She loved it and the staff from the ticket sales to the driver were super friendly. The free chocolate at the end of the trip topped...More

Thank GrahamH1956
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Great to go on a steam train worth going on with families friends the young and the old. Great to go into the steam train station to have a snack and coffee or tea or ice cream

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

First time ive managed to get up to visit here. First day of operation in 2018, even though the weather was awful was a very enjoyable round trip, aswell as excellent staff and volunteers which made it even better!

Thank Scott S
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were staying at Mablethorpe and decided to go to Cleethorps for the day and go on the Light Railway.The Station is situated just off the east of the promanade and parked on the large car park next to it. We bought our tickets trom...More

1  Thank Barry D
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shortyclairebear
31 July 2017|
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Response from ARF3 | Reviewed this property |
There's quite a few things to do in Cleethorpes, a look on the visitcleethorpes site will show you what's available.
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Amy M
3 May 2017|
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Response from CCLRManager | Property representative |
Hello, Yes you can take dogs on the train. There is a flat fare of 1.50 for dogs.
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kipling68
30 September 2016|
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Response from CCLRManager | Property representative |
Others beat us too it! There's multiple car parks around the railway and a car park located at every station (Kingsway, Lakeside and Humberston)
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