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Due to the current government restrictions, we will no longer be able to run our journeys scheduled to depart before 19 May 2021. We are in the process of reaching out to all guests to explain their options and to rearrange their trips. If you have any queries in the meantime please do not hesitate to contact us.
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Royal Scotsman

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Embark on a Grand Highland Fling

At once leisurely and luxurious, intimate and eye-opening, step aboard and rekindle the romance of travel

Riding Royal Scotsman is one of those pinch-me moments. Ranking among the world’s most luxurious trains, our mahogany-clad cars marry Edwardian elegance with the comforts of a country house. Ten intricately designed carriages, including the sublime Bamford Spa, form a palace on wheels.

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Trusted for travel

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Trusted for travel

We have worked hard to make sure we're ready to welcome back our guests from around the world.

The Belmond experience is defined by incomparable service, timeless retreats rich with culture, natural wonder and genuine care. Within our walls, our guests will once again experience moments of magic, among those who matter most. Please visit our Covid-19 Response page for details on safety practices and flexible booking policies.

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Private Party in a Palace on Wheels

Private Party in a Palace on Wheels

The intimate size and setting of our train make it perfect for exclusive gatherings. Fill every carriage with your friends and family for a bespoke Highland adventure. Perfect for an unforgettable celebration, or simply spending time with the people you love.

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    Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Intimate and indulgent, our private cabins are the perfect place to savour Scotland’s glorious scenery.

    After a day´s adventures exploring the Highlands, retire into a haven of Edwardian-inspired elegance. Each en-suite cabin features sophisticated mahogany marquetry and an inviting medley of tweed furnishings and soft Highland wool. As the rugged Scottish landscape glides by, let the view—and motion—soothe you into a well-earned rest.

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      A Visual Journey

      Take a closer look at the train and its beautiful surroundings.

      The bar’s a good spot to hear local folklore, and sample the finest malts.

      Because it’s never just about the destination. Savour every drop of the experience the moment you step aboard this iconic train. Meet like-minded explorers and mingle with friendly Belmond crew for stories, live music and of course, a single malt or two.

      The Experience

      The Spa

      Step inside the train’s onboard spa for a scenic route to wellness

      Bamford Haybarn Spa

      A world of indulgence on the rails

      As dramatic scenery speeds by, why not indulge in something from the deluxe spa menu? Featuring sustainable local wood, the spa’s two single treatment rooms are a haven of peace and tranquility.

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      Scotland by Land and Sea

      Combine a journey aboard the indulgent Royal Scotsman with an exhilarating cruise through the Hebrides, and see Scotland in unrivalled depth.

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      Enjoy the magic of the Royal Scotsman through these guest photos. Share your own snapshots with #TheArtOfBelmond and tag @belmond for the chance to have your image featured here.

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