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Join us on our festive journey

Enjoy an extra special dining experience, whether meeting friends and family or for your office party. This unique venue with friendly attentive staff offers something different. Our head chef has carefully created an exciting festive menu based on fine local produce.

We have put together special Christmas packages for guests wanting to get away for a few days or visit friends nearby over Christmas.

Whats On

Monday 13th December 7pm

Christmas Carols with the Sandleheath Band. Charity evening with free mince pies & mulled wine.

Christmas Eve

Festive party menu available. Bookings only, normal opening hours.

Christmas Day

Special Christmas menu available from 12 noon. Enjoy a delicious 4 course lunch with a glass of sparkling wine on arrival. Bookings only. (The bar is open from 12noon-3pm for drinks).

Boxing Day

Traditional Sunday lunch will be available from 12noon-4pm. Bookings only (The bar will be closed in the evening).

New Years Eve

Lunch and Evening dining available, normal opening hours.

Christmas Opening Hours

Friday 24th Christmas Eve normal hours

Sat 25th Christmas Day 12pm-4pm, closed evening

Sun 26th Boxing Day 12pm-4pm, closed evening

Mon 27th – Fri 31st normal hours

Sat 1st Jan New Years Day normal hours

Sun 2nd 12pm-4pm, closed evening

Mon 3rd Back to normal service

Enjoy our Festive Food

Festive Party Menu

Available  from Wednesday 1st December – Friday 24th December
(excluding Sundays)

Two Course £24.50 per person

Three Course £29.50 per person

A Pre-Order and deposit of £10 per person will be required seven days before the event.

Christmas Day Menu

Enjoy a glass of Prosecco & canapés on arrival before sitting down to your four course Christmas feast.

Table seating between 12-12.30pm

Four Courses

£ 85.00 per person

Festive Packages

Spend your Christmas with us

We can offer a relaxing 2 or 3 day package to include Bed & Breakfast only, or we can include a delicious Christmas Eve 3 course dinner with a Festive cocktail and a traditional Christmas lunch with all the trimmings and a glass of sparkling wine served in our beautifully designed dining car.

2-day package

Bed
& Breakfast

from £250

2-day package

B&B plus Christmas eve dinner &
Christmas day lunch

from £475

3-day package

Bed
& Breakfast

from £375

2-day package

B&B plus Christmas eve dinner
& Christmas day lunch

from £575

All rates based on two people in our Golden Arrow Room, subject to availability, upgrades are available with supplements (Bournemouth Belle add £40 per night, Flying Scotsman add £70 per night, Orient Express add £100 per night, (Pullman reserved).

Special week stay offers available for our 2-bedroomed Railway Cottage which can take a family of 4, please ask for prices and details.

Time Table

Christmas Eve

Arrive from 3pm to check in, unwind in front of the fire with a mince pie & a glass of mulled wine.

From 7pm enjoy a festive cocktail before your 3 course dinner.

Boxing Day

Enjoy a freshly prepared full English breakfast from 8am. Traditional Sunday lunch will be available from 12noon-4pm (The bar will be closed in the evening).

Christmas Day

Start the day off with a relaxed continental breakfast from 8am.

Enjoy a delicious 4 course lunch with a glass of sparkling wine on arrival from 12noon.

(The bar is open from 12noon-3pm).

New Years Eve

Bookings available as normal.

How to Book

Booking is simple, either select one of the buttons below to send us an email enquiry or telephone us on

01425 653388