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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2016

My wife & I stayed two nights at the end of March 2016. We really enjoyed our stay. The staff were very helpful with suggestions on local attractions and restaurants/local pubs to visit.The breakfast was really well presented, worthy of a 5 star hotel. The lounge where breakfast is taken, is very cosy in the evenings with a real fire...

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1Thank jamiechooper
Reviewed 19 April 2016

A fabulous wedding present from our daughter. We slept in one of their wonderful Pullman carriages which are beautifully kitted out and extremely comfortable. On arrival we indulged in a delicious homemade cream tea (extra to our package). The local pub (2min walk) gave us a lovely dinner and we appreciated the torch supplied with our room key to walk...

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Weybridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016

My mother had bought me a voucher for a one night stay to celebrate my 50 birthday. Unbeknown to me she purchased the additional option of a bottle of Champagne which was supposed to be given to me on arrival or to have with breakfast. Never happened, I only found out about this when we returned from our stay and...

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2Thank Grahame L
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on the night of Storm Katie and had a fabulous time listening to the rain on the roof of our carriage. The carriage we stayed in was very well presented, had everything that you would need, bed super comfy, all very cosy, we very much enjoyed our stay here. Staff super helpful and friendly and breakfast in...

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Wickford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We have just returned home after having staying for two nights at The Old Railway Station and enjoying a unique and enjoyable experience. We stayed in Mimosa 2 which was very clean and comfortable with good quality linen on the bed and towels in the bathroom. The breakfast was excellent and we were served by a very pleasant waitress. We...

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1Thank Rosa L
London
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We stayed for two nights in The Flora Pullman carriage which is beautiful and retains many original features. The old railway station building is beautiful and very tastefully decorated - we felt we were a million miles away from the hussle and bustle of the real world. The staff are helpful and breakfast was lovely. Couldn't reccommend this enough.

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Thank 55mith
Horley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Have just returned from a lovely stay at the Old Railway Station, Petworth. This is such a gem hidden away in West Sussex with all its preserved railway history. To stay over in a Pullman carriage was such a treat and to be so well greeted and looked after by the staff. Well worth a visit. We will be back.

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Thank Nicholas W
Caterham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Six of us enjoyed one night at The Old Railway Station to celebrate our Dad's birthday - he is a railway enthusiast so this was a perfect present. We loved the warm welcome and nostalgic atmosphere, it is like stepping back in time... Afternoon tea in the converted waiting room, sitting in front of a real fire, perfect. The beds...

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Par, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We spent several breaks at this location. A disused old railway station, wonderfully converted into a unique hotel. You have the option of a room in the old station house, or in one of four Pullman railway carriages. Two units per carriage. Breakfast is taken in the old booking hall. No evening meals but several good pubs and restaurents nearby....

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a relaxing two nights here again. Friendly staff and unusual rooms make for a brilliant stay. Breakfast is served in the waiting room amid railway themed bric-a-brac. Afternoon tea is also served here in front of an open fire. We'll be back again next year.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Widely acclaimed as Britain's most beautiful railway station, Petworth's former train station is now one of the country's most unusual destination hotels. Step back in time and enjoy a romantic and unique break in one of our restored Pullman railway carriages or stay in the old Station House. In summer, enjoy our fine breakfast on the platform, overlooking our exotic garden or, in winter, by a roaring fire in our former Waiting Room, with its 20ft vaulted ceiling.The Old Railway Station has something for every discerning traveller, looking for something different. ... more   less 

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Address: The Old Station Station Road | West Sussex, Petworth GU28 0JF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Sussex > Petworth
Price Range: €174 - €242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Railway Station 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Get the owners to talk you through the options on the phone.”
 of 5 bubbles FrankC812, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Though two rooms in main building book a carriage.”
 of 5 bubbles rainbow003, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“You sleep in a Pullman coach”
 of 5 bubbles robinrV3626PR, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“No good for wheelchair and need wellies if you go to the local pub when raining and a torch”
 of 5 bubbles Q9706KTdavidm, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Pullman carriages are a must”
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