image for Park item typePark at Old Station Tintern

  • Green Flag Award
  • Visit Wales VAQAS
  • Croeso Cynnes Cymreig
  • National Tourism Awards Winner
  • WorldHost
  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  • The Food Awards
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Park, free entry

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Old Station Tintern

Old Station Tintern

Contact

Enquiries

01291 689566

07725789889

Address

Tintern,
Chepstow,
Monmouthshire,
NP16 7NX

Details

The Old Station received the prestigious Green Flag Award in 2009 & 2010 and was voted the best green flag site in the UK in an online poll 2011/12. These awards recognise and reward the best parks in the country.

The site features a riverside walk and meadows, children's play area, picnic site with barbeques, tearoom, souvenir shop, tourist information and a secluded basic camp site. The signal box houses changing exhibitions from local artists and crafts people.

The Circle of Legends wood carvings feature local mythical or historic characters which form a series of trails throughout Monmouthshire

Carriages tea room at the Old Station is open for breakfast, light lunches, home baked cakes and afternoon teas as featured in the AA Afternoon Tea Guide.

New for 2012 will be a our new miniature railway running most days throughout the season, please ring for details

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedSmoking not allowed

Children's activities available everyday. A full activity programme is available by request.

Opening details

hours 9.30am -5.30pm

Prices

Free entry

Reviews

    Location

    Directions

    See location of Old Station Tintern on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SO 536006  Lat: 51.70227 Long: -2.67187

    9km north of Chepstow on A466. 1km north of Tintern Abbey.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Chepstow station

    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
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • PostboxPostbox
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
    • Welcome HostWelcome Host
    • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
    • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

    Children's activities available everyday. A full activity programme is available by request.

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

    Parking

    • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
      • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
    • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
      • Yesis solid
    • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

    Public Areas

    • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
      • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
      • YesTo the gift shop
    • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
    • YesBaby changing facilities

    General

    • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
    • YesClear signage
    • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
    • YesWheelchairs provided
      • YesFree
    • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
    • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children

    Entrance

    • YesEntrance is well lit

    Food

    • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
    • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
      • YesSugar free (diabetic)
      • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
      • YesLactose free (dairy free)
      • YesNut free
      • YesAdditive free
      • YesVegetarian
      • YesVegan
    • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
    • YesHigh chairs for children
    • YesChildren's menu