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23 Jan 2020


Belmond announces a new season of 'slow adventures with Champagne' on some of its fabled trains and cruises Belmond British Pullman, Belmond Grand Hibernian and Belmond Afloat in France. From a pop-up pub on the rails in Ireland to travelling in the upmost style to some of the UK's most celebrated events of 'The Season' and a 12 Michelin-starred culinary week on Belmond Afloat in France.

23 Jan 2020

BESPOKE IRISH HOSPITALITY - Myths & Legends, Adventure and the 'Craic'

Belmond Grand Hibernian, Ireland's only luxury sleeper train introduces bespoke experiences taking guests off the rails and into the heart of Ireland's eclectic and adventurous landscape. Guests can tailor their itinerary by choosing their own adventure; immersing themselves in Celtic culture of myths and legends of Ireland's fabled landmarks and new for 2020 – Belmond introduces a new pop-up pub on the platform, where music and dancing and plenty of 'craic' are on the menu.

Overview: Belmond Grand Hibernian

Launching in 2016, Belmond Grand Hibernian is the first luxury rail experience of its kind in Ireland. Guests will embark on an inspiring journey, traversing the sprawling countryside, dramatic coasts and fascinating cities that define this captivating land.

Step aboard to enter a world of indulgence—contemporary carriages inspired by Dublin’s architecture, fine cuisine featuring local delicacies and ever-changing scenery.

The train accommodates up to 40 guests in elegant, en-suite cabins. Combined with the two unique Restaurant Cars and welcoming Observation Car, the interiors proudly reflect Irish heritage while offering contemporary luxury.

Our vacations by rail include a selection of two-, four- and six-night journeys. All depart from Dublin and encompass the highlights of both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.


An exceptional new rail experience is taking shape in Ireland; launching in summer 2016, Belmond Grand Hibernian will be the country’s first ever luxury touring train, lifting travel in the Emerald Isle to dazzling new heights.

A journey aboard Belmond Grand Hibernian will take 40 guests in lavishly furnished, private en-suite cabins to remote areas and exclusive attractions including ancient castles, famous whiskey distilleries and vibrant cities.

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