Great Southern Rail Cabins

Leave the everyday world behind you as you step onboard a Great Southern Rail train – The Ghan, Indian Pacific or Great Southern. The romance, adventure, and comfort of rail are yours to experience, along with fabulous dining, and exclusive off train adventures. Choose between our levels of service on board for your perfect journey.

GOLD SERVICE SINGLE CABIN

When it comes to solo adventure, there is no better way to see the world than by rail. Australia’s iconic rail journeys offer purpose-built carriages to do it in superb style. Our Gold Service Single is a comfortable sleeper cabin option that offers all the luxurious inclusions of the Gld Service Twin such as fully inclusive dining with three gourmet meals per day, all-inclusive Australian wines, beers, base spirits and non-alcoholic beverages, and your choce of Off Train Experiences as you travel.

Your stylish and ultra-modern cabin cleverly accommodates your belongings with a series of compartments and shelving options incorporated into the compact design. Your comfortable seat with full leg extension bench seat by day converts to a cosy bed by night. Your own complimentary, quality Australian-made toiletries are included.

The soulful, reflective and contemplative nature of moving across the continent by train is ideally suited to travelling solo but you can be as quiet or as social as you wish.
Your Restaurant Manager arranges dining seating options to ensure you are always meeting fellow travellers over delicious meals, and the Outback Explorer Lounge is a focal point for all daily social interactions.

And, of course, your fabulous and included choice of Off Train Experiences mean you will be joining fellow guests as you experience the amazing places you visit together.

Inside your cabin, choose from six music and journey commentary channels to add background ambience to your travels, and you have numerous power supply outlets to keep your devices charged.

SERVICE INCLUDES:

    • All-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant, Off Train Excursions and Outback Experiences
    • Access to the Outback Explorer Lounge for beverages and socialising
    • All-inclusive Australian wines, beers, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages
    • A compact sleeper cabin featuring a bed that converts to a seat by day, private vanity, with shared shower/toilet facilities located at the end of the carriage
    • In-cabin safe
    • In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary
    • Complimentary Australian bathroom amenities
    • Complimentary shuttle bus transfers available between Darwin Terminal and the city centre
    • 60 kg checked luggage allowance per guest (2 x 30 kg each)

GOLD SERVICE TWIN CABIN

The moment you step into your cabin, you’ll be immersed into a world of romance that epitomises rail travel.The most popular choice of accommodation on The Ghan and Indian Pacific, Gold Service Twin cabins have everything you need to make you feel right at home for the amazing experience that lies ahead.

This is your private oasis, a superbly comfortable overnight room to recline and let the rhythm of the tracks sway you to sleep ahead of your next adventure.

During the day, relax on the three-seater lounge that converts to your upper and lower sleeping berth at night. Enjoy the high quality linen, pillows, doonas and complimentary Australian-made toiletries.

Gold Service Twin cabins have a compact en suite with toilet, washbasin and shower giving you all the comfort, privacy and amenities you require.

Choose from six in-cabin music and journey commentary channels to add ambience to your travels.

One of the highlights of your journey will undoubtedly be the quality of the all-inclusive food and wine you enjoy in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant.

Highly-experienced onboard culinary teams work closely with local suppliers, farmers and providores sourcing the finest ingredients to create innovative, regionally-inspired menus accompanied by all-inclusive fine wines and beverages offered on every route.

You’ll savour regional delicacies like Top End barramundi, locally produced beef and lamb, Margaret River cheeses, Barossa Valley smallgoods, and native Australian fare.

SERVICE INCLUDES:

    • All-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant, Off Train Excursions and Outback Experiences
    • Access to the Outback Explorer Lounge for beverages and socialising
    • All-inclusive Australian wines, beers, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages
    • A comfortable sleeper cabin featuring upper and lower sleeping berths that convert to a three-seater lounge by day
    • Private compact en suite featuring a shower and toilet
    • In-cabin safe
    • In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary
    • Complimentary Australian bathroom amenities
    • Complimentary shuttle bus transfers available between Darwin Terminal and the city centre
    • 60 kg checked luggage allowance per guest (2 x 30 kg each).

GOLD SERVICE SUPERIOR CABIN

A Superior cabin in Gold Service is a unique way to travel, you’ll enjoy private accommodation together with all-inclusive dining, beverages and a range of fascinating Off Train Excursions.

SERVICE INCLUDES:

    • Gold Superior cabins feature a ¾ size double bed plus an additional fold down upper berth, lounge area, TV and DVD player, mini-bar and en suite.
    • Power outlets in cabin
    • In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary available
    • All-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant
    • All-inclusive Australian wines, beers, base spirits and non-alcoholic beverages
    • All-inclusive Off Train Excursions and Short Stops
    • Luggage allowance is 60kg per guest

PLATINUM SERVICE CABIN

For the discerning traveller, Platinum Service adds an enhanced level of sophistication to your journey. Stylishly appointed, spacious suites complemented by discreet, personalised service and world-class food and wine make this a very special travel experience.

Stylishly appointed, spacious suites complemented by discreet, personalised service and world-class food and wine make this a very special travel experience.

Platinum guests enjoy premium extras like a full-size en suite, expansive window views from both sides of the train, and exclusive use of the Platinum Club carriage.

You’ll also notice the Bollinger champagne, Australian-made Appelles Apothecary toiletries, Haigh’s chocolates, a nightcap at turndown, luxuriously soft linen, and more … it’s this attention to detail that you’ll recall long after your journey’s end.

By day, your cabin is configured as a private lounge with deluxe seating, a table and two ottomans. By night, you’ll enjoy a deep, comfortable sleep as the lounges convert into a comfortable bedroom with either a double or twin beds.

It’s the perfect place to relax and take in the amazing views passing by your panoramic windows but, for a more social experience, head to the Platinum Club. Thoughtfully appointed to embody the spirit of the train’s Australian heritage, the décor features quartzite tabletops, timber flooring, brass fittings and leather banquette lounge seating in tones of ash, moss and sepia. The carriage offers a daytime lounge setting with adaptable dining options.

As you’d expect from a first class service, the food and wine included in the Platinum Service is of the highest standard. Your fare includes hearty breakfasts, two-course lunches and four-course dinners. Vegetarian and special dietary meals are available when you make your booking. And, as a Platinum guest, the premium service level begins before you even board with private transfers included at the start and end of your journey in Adelaide, Sydney, Alice Springs and Perth within a 60 kilometre radius of the terminal.

SERVICE INCLUDES:

    • All-inclusive dining, beverages, Off Train Excursions and Outback Experiences
    • Spacious Double or Twin cabin almost twice the size of a Gold Service Twin cabin
    • By day, cabins are set up lounge-style with a moveable table and two ottomans
    • By night, lounges are converted to double or twin beds
    • En suite equipped with separate shower, vanity with cupboard space, toilet and Australian bathroom amenities
    • Power outlets and in-cabin safe
    • In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary
    • Panoramic windows offering views from both sides of the train
    • Access to the exclusive Platinum Club for dining and socialising
    • Freshly prepared continental breakfasts served upon request in-cabin
    • Refreshments served in-cabin
    • Transfers at the start and end of your journey available for guests within 60 km of the terminal
    • 90 kg checked luggage allowance per guest (3 x 30 kg each).
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