Tel: +44 (0)1798 342346

The Old Station, Station Road, Petworth GU28 0JF

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The Old Railway Station


   Bed & Breakfast   

Stay in a Pullman Carriage at The Old Railway Station in Petworth, in the heart of The South Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

All rooms are en-suite and prices include our award winning full-English breakfast.

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Christmas @ The Old Railway Station

Stay at The Old Railway Station while you prepare for Christmas.

Spend the day at local Christmas Markets. 

Then return to relax by the fire with a Cream Tea & Mulled Wine.

Chichester Lights & Lantern Procession

Saturday 23rd November

Chichester Christmas Markets on from

7th – 15th December

Petworth Christmas Market & Lights

Saturday 7th December

Weald & Downland Christmas Market

Friday 22nd November – Sunday 24th November

Don't forget we offer coffee, tea, hot chocolate, a range of yummy cakes and creams teas every day in our licensed tea room.  Usually open from 11:30am - 5:30pm.

You can be served in the Waiting Room or on the Platform if the weather is good.

It is always best to book as space is limited

Please call us on 01798 342346 - lines are open from 11am - 8pm



Formerly Petworth Railway Station, built in 1892 - now the perfect place to relax in colonial splendour.   Stay in one of our converted Pullman's railway carriages or in the main Station House itself.  All lovingly restored to accommodate your needs.

Any occasion worthy of celebration deserves plenty of flair and style.   Let us know if it is a special occasion and you can order flowers, chocolates and even champagne in your room.

Award winning Bed and Breakfast accommodation in Petworth, West Sussex in easy reach of Goodwood for racing, Midhurst for polo at Cowdray Park, Chichester for the Theatre and the numerous antique shops of Petworth. 

Visitors and guests are welcome to enjoy afternoon cream tea with us, they are famous!

Although we love to see children for afternoon tea, we are unable to accommodate under 10s overnight.

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You can choose to stay in one of our lovingly restored Pullman's carriages or in the Station House itself - all have en-suite facilities. 





Enjoy our award winning silver service breakfasts in the waiting room.



Sit out in our sheltered grounds, enjoy a cream tea ... or read a book.

Daily Housekeeping


Be assured rooms will be cleaned every day and ready for you on arrival.

Cream Teas and Cakes


We are open daily for coffees, teas, cakes and cream teas.

Add Prosecco for that bit of sparkle!

Free Wifi


Free Wifi throughout the station and in the Pullmans.

Optional Extras


We can arrange for Champagne, Flowers and Chocolates in your room - please call to discuss




Places to Visit



The beautiful market town of Petworth, a centre for arts and culture is  just under 2 miles away.  Spend a day looking around Petworth House, antique shops and a enjoy and quiet lunch.



The city of Chichester is 11 miles away with its wide range of shops, restaurants, Cathedral and of course Chichester Festival Theatre.


Both Goodwood Racecourse, Motor Circuit and House are 7 - 8 miles away across the South Downs.  A perfect place to stay for the many events they hold.



The historic market town of Midhurst holds a unique position at the heart of the South Downs National Park. Plenty of shops and restaurants and  Cowdray Park for polo.



A pretty little village at the bottom of the Downs, with a  pottery, tea room, Castle and Chalk Pit Museum  are well worth a visit.


“The attention to detail was all so beautifully done & authentic. The breakfast was excellent as were their cream teas. It was in a tranquil location with lots of interesting places to visit nearby.”