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Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

 
 

    Steam Railway, £3.20-£6.30

    Address

    Haverthwaite Station,
    Haverthwaite,
    Ulverston,
    Cumbria,
    LA12 8AL

    Events at this Venue

    date event
    Sat 27 - Sun 28 Sep Railways on the Air

    Details

    Steam into Central Lakeland on the Original 'Park and Ride'!

    Since 1869 this unique train/boat connection has provided the most spectacular of gateways to the Lake District. Why not come and enjoy the historic experience today?

    Journeying in nostalgic 1950's carriages hauled by one of our fleet of passionately restored and maintained steam locomotives. Enjoy the 3.5 mile journey on this former Furness Railway branch line to the foot of Windermere, then onwards to Bowness or Ambleside on one of Windermere Lake Cruises elegant steamers.

    At Haverthwaite we have a well-stocked engine shed, where our own engineers work tirelessly and proudly alongside a team of dedicated volunteers to restore and maintain our rolling stock, tours can be arranged with prior notice.

    Our licenced Platform Restaurant offers generous portions of home cooked food, for breakfast and lunch, along with huge fruit scones freshly baked throughout the day.

    We also have a private, quiet conference room providing a different setting for your company or group meetings, catering is available if required.

    A dynamic woodland play area for younger visitors along with track side picnic areas, completes our attractions and amenities.

    For further details see www.lakesiderailway.co.uk

    Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

    Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedGuided tours for groups

    Opening details

    Open: 31st March-4th November 2012

    Prices

    Adult return £6.30, child return £3.20. Group rate available. Single fares and combined tickets for Windermere Lake Cruises.

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
    • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups

    Location

    Directions

    Plan route to Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway using TransportDirect.infoPlan route using TransportDirect.info

    Map reference: SD 349842  Lat: 54.24933 Long: -3.00059

    From M6 jct 36 take A590 follow brown and white visitor signs. Situated on the A590 near Newby Bridge.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 7 miles from Ulverston station