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Coalport Station Holidays

Views on site from the Carriage car-park
Luxuriously refurbished railway carriage accommodation in Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site

Shropshire, England

Please check Calendar before clicking a link below to make a booking
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Carriage 1 (6 guests) Fri-Sun 16-18 Feb was £460 now £295 / Mon-Fri 26 Feb - 2 March was £395 now £310 / Fri-Sun 2-4 March was £395 now £340

Carriage 2 (4 guests) Mon 26 Feb - Fri 2 March was £395 now £310 / Mon 26 Feb - Mon 5 March was £560 now £475 / Fri-Sun 2-4 March was £395 now £350

Click the Website link above to see more reduced price stays for specific dates.

Quote 'QuirkyOffer' at time of booking.

Further discounts are offered to a couple alone of £40 off the reduced rates.

Coalport Station Holidays - your ticket to an extraordinary experience.

Coalport Station Holidays offers exceptional self-catering accommodation in two railway carriages. Come and stay in one of the renovated railway carriages and relax in comfort surrounded by two acres of beautiful woodland.

From the outside, the carriages look like historic GWR rolling stock, but on the inside, they offer the ultimate in modern holiday accommodation. This peaceful setting is also within walking distance of excellent quality food and traditional ales.
Whether it’s a short break or a full week, you are assured a warm welcome.

You will find Coalport Station located in the heart of Shropshire’s stunning Ironbridge Gorge (UNESCO World Heritage Site) with its 10 family-friendly museums within a 5-mile radius. The picturesque surroundings of the river Severn provide many activities to suit a wide range of interests. Locally you will find the market towns of Much Wenlock (5 miles), Bridgnorth (8 miles), where you can hop on the Severn Valley Railway or slightly further afield you the county town of Shrewsbury.

Whatever the weather, the Severn Valley is nature’s playground, offering fun and adventure for all!

Prices for a weekend break of 2 or 3 nights or short break of 4 nights start at just £395; 1 week at the carriage is priced between £560 and £1045 depending on the time of year. Bookings commence on a Friday or Monday.

Carriage 1, one ensuite whirlpool bathroom, two further twin cabins and a shower room, sleeps 6;
Carriage 2, two ensuite, whirlpool bathrooms with walk-in-showers sleeps 4;

Facilities include; onsite dedicated parking for 7 spaces, Wi-Fi, central and electric heating, air-conditioning, cotton bedlinen and towels.

No smoking.

Click the Check Availability link above for more information and to book. Please see the calendars to the right for availability on specific dates. The Website link will take you to their Special Offers.

Room Types:

  • Family Rooms (2 Adults / 2 Kids)
  • Double Ensuite
  • Accommodation for 5+
  • Twin


  • Medium £85-£220
  • High > £220

Nearest Airport: Birmingham


  • Car parking
  • Family friendly
Coalport in winter
the old waiting room
quality furnishings in both the lounges
carriage dining areas and 3 acres of grounds
view of carriages and station house
view of carriages from the carpark
Famous Iron Bridge in Summer
Carriage 2 - twin bedroom with en-suite 2
Carriage 2, bedroom double
Carriage 2, Lounge leading to en-suite bedroom
Station house, waiting room and platforms
Main house
View of the Carriages from Woodland
Station House with Carriges in the background