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    Railholiday - The Old Luggage Van and The Travelling Post Office

    Haparanda Station | Nut Tree Hill, Saint Germans PL12 5LU, England
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    1 - 5 of 69 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My son and I stayed in the TPO for a weekend - he is train mad and this was a perfect place to stay; I got to relax, he got to watch trains go by! The accomodation is incredibly well-equipped, I would struggle to think...More

    Thank meandbb
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We have just had a most delightful holiday in the wonderfully restored Travelling post office in St Germans with our son and fur baby. We are not rail enthusiasts but this was a unique experience. The standards set by this coach is very good, having...More

    Thank AngelaPollard
    Response from Railholiday, Owner at Railholiday - The Old Luggage Van and The Travelling Post OfficeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you Angela for your review - really pleased you enjoyed the experience and that we were able to be helpful with the mobility aids. Glad you liked the welcome pack. I couldn't help feeling when reading your comments that our other carriage Mevy would...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    We have just had our second holiday in the Great Western Travelling Post Office. Once again we (my wife Anne and our 2 border collie brothers Bob and Shep) had the most delightful holiday in the wonderfully restored TPO.The standards set by this coach is...More

    Thank Doug A
    Response from Railholiday, Owner at Railholiday - The Old Luggage Van and The Travelling Post OfficeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you Doug for your lovely comments and for taking time to review us on Trip Advisor. It is much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes, Lizzy

    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    We've been here twice now, first time by car and the second time by rail. The OLV is ideal for a couple as it is comfortable, warm, inviting and totally different. The welcome pack from the owners is a lovely surprise and supports local suppliers....More

    Thank Graham A
    Response from Railholiday, Owner at Railholiday - The Old Luggage Van and The Travelling Post OfficeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you Graham for your kind review - it is much appreciated. Really glad you came by train on your second trip - it's great to feel that our holidays can be enjoyed entirely on public transport. So pleased you had a good time and...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in Mevy, and was made to feel very welcome by our hosts, we had a welcome pack, full of local goodies, which was very nice, a local shop and a few pubs in the area, the children still talk about it, they liked...More

    Thank Chris W
    Response from Railholiday, Owner at Railholiday - The Old Luggage Van and The Travelling Post OfficeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks Chris for your kind review - it is much appreciated. Really glad the children enjoyed it. Since you came we've got a new place to eat in the village - Scholars - which is very good. We'll be delighted to see you again anytime....More

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    "The TPO is right by the track so you can see the trains without going outside, very useful for rail..."
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