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Statesman Rail

Scotland
+44 345 310 2458
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Fellsman Settle-Carlisle Scenic Rail Trip

Bought this as a special Christmas gift for my dad and his partner as he’d always wanted to do it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bradley-elwelln
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great StatesmanRail Journey in Air Conditioned Comfort

We traveled Pullman Class from Crewe to Minehead on 30th June. A long but excellent day made all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard R
,
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“network rail” (3 reviews)
“steam train” (3 reviews)
“railway line” (2 reviews)
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+44 345 310 2458
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bought this as a special Christmas gift for my dad and his partner as he’d always wanted to do it but had never had the chance. Unfortunately, after I had purchased the trip my dad had a stroke and is now not very mobile. He...More

Thank bradley-elwelln
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We traveled Pullman Class from Crewe to Minehead on 30th June. A long but excellent day made all the better by fully air-conditioned coaches, unlike most Train Tour Companies but essential in this hot summer. Extended travel time as Network Rail shut the Severn Tunnel...More

1  Thank Richard R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall the trip was very enjoyable but we felt let down by the onboard catering service. Statesman Rail advertise their Pullman Dining Service as "the ultimate travel experience with an enhanced level of service" This it was not. We had the same level of service...More

Thank Brian H
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

We booked this trip after a leaflet dropped through our door and we thought what a great idea. A very early start but the staff were very welcoming and friendly with tea and coffee flowing and a nice packed breakfast. The journey itself was comfortable...More

Thank Sandra T
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We have travelled with Statesman Rail a few times & have always enjoyed travelling Pullman so I was surprised to read several negative reports on Trip Advisor. We chose this 3 day trip joining the coaches at Crewe, having taken a train from Shrewsbury. We...More

1  Thank noorcaughley
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Enjoyed the May 29th excursion from Preston to Appleby in Premier dinning and did the Ullswater cruise. The carriage was Pullman Sapphire with incredibly comfortable seats, the breakfast was legendary, scenery was incredible. Staff were very attentive, frequent announcements as to what was happening. Bus...More

2  Thank sparkylou
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Long story short Our Pullman Class 3 day tour was cut short due to a derailment. Statesman Rail bundled us on to a Zippy Bus that took hours to get to Glasgow station then on to an over crowded train to get home. When in...More

2  Thank GBradleyMrs
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

When you book with a travel company you need to know they will be there if things go wrong - Statesman Rail will not. Their customer service is worse than any business I have ever encountered. As other comments have alluded to there was an...More

3  Thank Joseph T
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

My wife and I booked up on Statesman Rails diesel run prestigious West Highland & Jacobite Scotland 3 day tour beginning on 27th October 2017. Unfortunately I had to drop out at the very last minute, literally, due to a family bereavement but I encouraged...More

3  Thank TrevBham
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Our holiday, on statesman rail, was to start with, was very good. We went with two of our friends. the staff were very informative on the various aspects of the trip to scotland, the hotel at balaculiush was acceptable, and the "HAGGIS" piping was lovely.on...More

3  Thank mike20149
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