From centuries-old castles and grand manor houses to seaside B&Bs and designer city boltholes, the UK has it all when it comes to accommodation. Then there are the luxury trains, including the opulent Belmond Grand Hibernian and Belmond Royal Scotsman. These beautifully restored veterans of the railway offer the chance to step back in time and enjoy the very best in white-glove service and wine-paired gourmet dining.
Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh
A century-old icon complete with Michelin-starred restaurant, spa treatments that have won awards and suite views of Edinburgh Castle.
The Westbury, Dublin
This is 1930s elegance right in the heart of the Irish capital, complete with cocktail bar, marbled rooms and afternoon-tea indulgences.
Belmond British Pullman
Experience the romance of the Belmond British Pullman, an icon of UK rail travel. Expect the very best in authentic silver service and wine-paired dining on a host of luxurious day trips.
Belmond Royal Scotsman
Scotland’s most luxurious train impresses with an all-inclusive spread of fine dining, premium drinks and expert-led activities.