The Old Railway Station


   Bed & Breakfast   
Petwoth Railway Station Building - now a Bed & Breakfast
Safe travels

Three Nights for the Price of Two
Midweek Winter Break
now includes Fridays!

To check availability and book a room please click on the Book now button.

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

or in the old Station building itself.

All rooms are en-suite and prices include breakfast.

We can offer a remote check-in and all food and drinks can be delivered to your carriage if you wish to socially distance.

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What a beautiful building #beautifulbuil


Formerly Petworth Railway Station, built in 1892 - now the perfect place to relax in colonial splendour.   Stay in one of our converted Pullman 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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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. 





Our Full English or Continental breakfast is now served in

The Waiting Room - or on the Platform when the weather is nice.

The Continental breakfast can still be delivered to your carriage.

Afternoon Teas


Our full Afternoon Teas are available every day.

Pre-booking essential.

Add Prosecco for that bit of sparkle!



In order to limit any chance of cross-contamination we can no longer offer a daily clean.  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.


Order flowers for your room from

local florist


Free Wifi


We do offer free Wifi.

However most guests come here for a special getaway and  you may wish to leave the present behind...

Champagne & Prosecco


We can arrange for  a bottle of Champagne, Prosecco or Wine to be waiting in your room for your arrival. Either call to discuss or make the selection when booking



The Station House
The Station House
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A Pullman Carriage
A Pullman Carriage
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Tea on The Platform
Tea on The Platform
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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 a 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.


Just to thank you all for the wonderful, friendly and efficient service we received when we stayed with you. The experience of staying in a converted Pullman carriage together with the delightful afternoon tea we had on arrival and the lovely breakfast we ate this morning (and both were delicious) made for a memorable stay.  In these difficult surreal times it is "the art of making things possible" that truly makes a difference to people and the team at The Old Railway Station have achieved this and more.


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