The Old Railway Station
Bed & Breakfast
Stay in a Pullman Carriage at The Old Railway Station, Petworth,
in the heart of The South Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
All rooms are en-suite and prices include breakfast.
We are pleased to announced that we will be re-opening from
9th July 2020.
Our diary is now open and you can book online by clicking the
Book now button.
If you have previously postponed your stay please email your old booking reference and preferred dates and we will get back to you. We are contacting all those that had to postpone their stay due to Covid-19, however we have a lot of people to contact, so please bear with us.
We are adapting our rooms and procedures in order to be able to offer social distancing stays to protect guests and staff.
We may not open any communal areas such as The Waiting Room,
when we first open, if so breakfast will be served in rooms or on the platform.
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.
Guests are welcome to enjoy afternoon cream tea with us, they are famous!
We are unable to accommodate under 10s overnight.
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Enjoy our adapted menu either in your room on on the platform.
In order to limit any chance of cross-contamination we can no longer offer a daily clean. Be rest assured the rooms will be cleaned thoroughly between guests, and we will be happy to replace any used items and clean towels when required.
Sit out in our sheltered grounds, enjoy a cream tea ... or read a book.
Afternoon Teas & Cakes
We are offering an expanded menu to our staying guests only.
Add Prosecco for that bit of sparkle!
Free Wifi throughout the station and in the Pullmans.
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.
An historic town full of independent shops, contemporary art galleries, restaurants, cafes, delightful drinking spots as well as the Castle, Lake and WTT Wetland Centre.
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.”