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Escape the every day on a thrilling adventure aboard the Belmond British Pullman luxury train. Step into lovingly restored vintage carriages—each with a story to tell. Our liveried stewards are on hand to pamper as gastronomic delights arrive at...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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4 Battle Bridge Lane | Shackleton House, London SE1 2HP, England
Southwark
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+44 845 077 2222
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to Canterbury for a birthday treat, it was amazing from start to finish what a slick operation, you are treated like royalty all the time, we had brunch going out and afternoon tea on the journey back, the food was excellent, when we got...More

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a black tie gala on Saturday on the train and it was perfection from beginning to end. The meal although mass catered was wonderful and as a vegetarian I was very well looked after. The boarding of the train was seamless and the...More

Thank melandnick
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband & I attended a black tie dinner on board the Belmond on Saturday. It was to raise funds for the building of southends new hospice Fairhavens. The train pulled into Southend central & boarding was very well organised & a smooth process. Our...More

Thank nikijallen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 Star train journey, 5 Star service, 5 Star food! A really memorable experience and we are saving for the next trip!! Thanks to everyone at Belmond!More

Thank john w
Craig M, Director of Operations at Belmond British Pullman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for kindly taking the time to review us following your recent journey. We are so happy that you enjoyed your day out to the beautiful city of Bath with us and thank you for your very kind review, which...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner had treated me to this ride on the Belmond British Pullman train, including a murder mystery lunch. It was a wonderful day. Coffee is available at Reception before departure. The staff were all exceptionally friendly and helpful, and the sumptuous 6 course meal...More

Thank newmanmw20
Craig M, Director of Operations at Belmond British Pullman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for kindly taking the time to review us following your recent journey. We are so happy that you enjoyed your Murder Mystery experience with us. I am delighted also that the team were able to accommodate your requirements and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic from the word go,staff were so friendly and very accommodating to your every needs.we had a four seated carriage very private and luxurious .our waiter for the day was Andel and he was fantastic made us so welcome and lots of knowledge about the...More

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Craig M, Director of Operations at Belmond British Pullman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for kindly taking the time to review us following your recent journey. We are so happy that you enjoyed your day in the very safe hands of Andel and Tom (Tom is the third generation of his family to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve always wanted to travel on a Pullman service and we finally thought let’s do it! Travelled from London Victoria to Bath, the service was exceptional. The world famous coaches are to die for. I’ve never experienced this level of quality before and I honestly...More

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Craig M, Director of Operations at Belmond British Pullman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for kindly taking the time to review us following your recent journey. We are so happy that you enjoyed your excursion to Bath with us and to finally enjoy a trip on an authentic Pullman service. It is such...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I travelled in Car Gwen on the Belmond British Pullman yesterday as part of a special birthday celebration. The train is simply stunning and the experience was fabulous from start to finish. The food was excellent and was served very efficiently by...More

Thank drt121
Craig M, Director of Operations at Belmond British Pullman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for kindly taking the time to review us following your recent journey. I know that I should not have favorites but i do feel that Gwen is one of our most beautiful carriages! I am delighted that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well where do I start what an amazing day! Could not fault anything! Absolutely first class! The staff so friendly and very professional the engine guys so helpful and were only to pleased to let passengers step up on to the plate in the engine...More

Thank thehungrybear2017
Craig M, Director of Operations at Belmond British Pullman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for kindly taking the time to review us following your recent journey. We are so happy that you enjoyed your Golden Age of Travel trip by Steam. It is always so special to have our friends from Clan Line...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travelled in the summer for the age of steam trip. The entire experience was truly wonderful from arriving at Victoria to boarding the train, settling into our comfy seats and enjoying the exquisite cuisine. The whole day was simply amazing. Looking to book another...More

Thank Lisa H
Craig M, Director of Operations at Belmond British Pullman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for kindly taking the time to review us following your recent journey. We are so happy that you enjoyed your Golden Age of Travel trip through the beautiful Surrey Hills by Steam. It is always so special to have...More

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kermit40
1 August 2018|
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Response from Gordon B | Reviewed this property |
Although there is a wc on the platform, we changed in our hotel before being picked up and taken to the train. We then kept all our other change of clothes for the trip in a small hand luggage case to take on the train. All... More
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7 June 2018|
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Response from Kevinreardon | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of drinks on the menu A bit more expensive of course, think it’s about £6 for a bottle of beer etc
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EmcatBournemouth
30 May 2018|
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Response from carlamsay | Reviewed this property |
I have been on the murder mystery trip. Not many were dressed up but I definitely feel you could if you wanted to
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