Princess Alexandra’s Royal Saloon

Everybody loves a cream tea, especially aboard a lovingly restored vintage Royal Coach. This year we are offering our Cream Teas on board the recently restored Furness Railway Princess Alexendra Royal Saloon.

Come and join us to create those special memories, which you tell us that you love so much!
Planned Dates for 2024 below.
17th February – Valentines Special
10th March – Mothers Day Special
23rd / 24th March – Spring Gala Weekend
5th May – May Day Bank Holiday Sunday
26th May – Late May Bank Holiday Sunday
16th June – Fathers Day Special
25th August – Bank Holiday Sunday
28th / 29th September – Autumn Gala Weekend

Booking details to follow throughout the year closer to each event. Keep an eye out on our website.

The Royal Saloon is also available for private hire. It can be attached to the front of the train on any of our standard operating days (except Wednesdays in August or Special Event days) for your exclusive use. The saloon can accommodate up to 14 people, ideal for a group / club meeting, a special celebration or a birthday treat. We can offer a variety of refreshments including Coffee & Cake, Ploughman’s Lunch, Afternoon Tea or Traditional Cream Tea. For further information or to discuss your requirements please e-mail me on

Alison, Front of House Director.

Cream Tea on Board the Royal Saloon

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