Grand National Horse Race Trip Aboard the Belmond British PullmanThis trip is sold out in 2023 – get in touch to be added to the waiting list for 2024 Departs at 07:30 from London Victoria & Returns at 00:30 to London Victoria Travel to Aintree Racecourse aboard the luxurious Belmond British Pullman for the 2022 Grand National Horse Race, the world’s greatest steeplechase. From your reserved seat in a prestigious stand, you are perfectly placed to watch all the nail-biting action and enjoy the vibrant social scene. Let time, conversation and the breathtaking landscapes fly by, as one sumptuous course follows another.
- Brunch with Bellini on the outward journey
- Coach transfers
- Entrance to the racecourse
- Reserved seat in the Princess Royal Stand
- Champagne reception followed by Five-course dinner with wine on the return journey
Guide Price from £563 per person
Useful information whilst you are onboard the Belmond British Pullman.
Essential Onboard Information
ROUTES AND TIMINGSYour travel documentation will be sent to you within 5 days prior to departure. Please note, routes and timings are subject to the constraints of the rail network and may alter. Please arrive 20 minutes prior to departure.
WHAT TO WEARAvoid casual clothing, including denim, trainers, baseball caps, collarless T-shirts and shorts. While jackets and ties are not essential, smart attire and even formal dress is welcomed. You can never be overdressed aboard the Belmond British Pullman.
DININGYour fare includes table d’hôte meals. Let us know of any special dietary requirements at time of booking. We are unable to prepare meals requiring strict religious observance in their preparation.
SMOKINGBelmond operate a strict no-smoking policy on board their trains.
MOBILE PHONES AND HANDHELD DEVICESPlease turn these off while in your carriage as a consideration to other passengers.
INSURANCEWe recommend you purchase adequate travel insurance for your trip. We cannot be held responsible for loss of deposits and/or other costs incurred if you cancel your reservation.
DISABLED PASSENGERSWe regret that our carriages cannot be boarded in wheelchairs. However, our staff will assist any passengers to their seats and folding wheelchairs can be stored in the vestibules.
SEATINGBelmond operate between eight and 11 passenger carriages at any one time. Our four different styles of Pullman carriage seat between 20 and 26 passengers with seating combinations made up of tables for one, two, three and coupés (private compartments for four) – your table type will be confirmed upon booking. Parties of five or more will be seated at a combination of tables.
GRATUITIESThese are entirely at the discretion of the passenger and are not included in your fare. Tips are shared by all members of the on-board crew.
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