Hire your own train...
Our restaurant car trains and observation saloons can be exclusively hired for your special function.
With a choice of menus and a wide range of drinks bespoke to your requirements what better way to enjoy a day out in style!
Our Observation Saloons . . .
Travel in style with our superbly restored and luxurious observation saloons. Each of our lovingly restored saloons features two lounge areas, furnished with a
table, sofa and armchairs, with access to your own personal restroom. Perfect
for small gatherings in period surrounding’s with large windows providing
unique views of the river and the railway.
We offer a
wide range of buffets varying in price that can be tailored to suit you and
your parties needs including any dietary requirements or special requests. Why not
start your day with morning coffee and Danish as you travel up the line taking
in the beautiful countryside? Start your lunch departing Bridgnorth, followed by
dessert and coffee served on the return journey, finally completing your day
with celebratory cakes and a glass of sparkling wine.
The saloon offers the opportunity to
accommodate ten guests for a hot four-course meal or the choice of a cold
buffet for up to 23 guests. You will also have your own personal stewards on
board to enhance you experience of travelling in first class accommodation.
You can either attach the vehicle to a regular service train or be hauled seperately by one of our steam locomotives.
We are able to offer a choice of menus and a wide range of wines to suit every taste and pocket.
|Observation saloon attached to service train, Monday - Thursday
...just £25.00 per head
...just £27.50 per head
||from £14.00pp + VAT
|from £14.00pp + VAT
|Observation saloon attached to service train, Friday - Sunday
|Observation saloon & exclusive use locomotive
Afternoon Tea . . .
What could be better than gazing at the English countryside aboard
our newly-restored dining coach hauled by a steam locomotive whilst enjoying an
English Afternoon Tea?
Our Afternoon Tea includes a welcoming sparkling reception
on arrival, followed by a selection of freshly prepared finger
sandwiches and fruit scones, clotted cream preserve, alongside handmade
cakes served with choice of tea or coffee.
Throughout the year, you can hire the luxurious 1936-built LNER
restaurant car No. 7690 for up to 30 people.
...just £27.50 per head
|£23.00 per person
Christmas Private Hire . . .
For an extra-special festive celebration or gift, why not hire the Shrewsbury Saloon, our beautifully-refurbished private carriage this Christmas?
Steam in style between Kidderminster and Bridgnorth and choose between a sumptuous cold buffet for up to 23 people or a winter-warming, four-course hot menu for up to 10 people. A full bar service is also available.
|Cold buffet for up to 23 people
|Hot set-menu for up to 10 people
|Prices include; hire of the saloon, train travel and seasonal menus.
The saloons are available on the same dates as other dining trains.
Call 01562 757900 to book Click here to email your enquiry
* Seating varies depending on the service offered and food options required.
** Excluding Bank Holidays.
*** Bookings must include food additional to hire price. Selected offers available Monday - Thursday subject to availability.