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Coalport Station Holidays

Coalport, Shropshire, England

Luxuriously refurbished railway carriage accommodation in Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site.

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Carriage 1 (6 guests) - Fri 21 - Sun 23 Feb was £410 now £395 / Mon 24 - Fri 28 was £410 now £395 / Fri 28 Feb - Sun 01 Mar  was £410 now £400 / Mon 02 - Fri 06 Mar was £380 now £370 / Fri 6 - Sun 8 Mar was £395 now £385 ...

Carriage 2 (4 guests) - All 4 night Mon - Fri breaks up to 14 Feb were £345 now £280 / Fri 07 - Sun 09 Feb was £385 now £320 / Fri 14 - Sun 16 Feb was £410 now £370 / Mon 17 - Fri 21 Feb was £410 now £380 ...

Coalport Station Holidays - your ticket to an extraordinary experience. Recently featured in The Guardian.

Coalport Station Holidays offers exceptional self-catering accommodation in two railway carriages in the grounds of the old Great Western Railway at Coalport. 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 bed linen and towels.

Suitable for all ages. No smoking. Sorry, no pets.

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Room Types

Double Ensuite
Family Rooms
Whole property for 5 or more

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