Win a return journey onboard the Caledonian Sleeper with Give a Dog a Bone

We are delighted to be supporting Give a Dog a Bone, one of our official charity partners once again, giving one lucky person the chance to win a return journey for two in a Club en-suite room onboard the Caledonian Sleeper.

Give a dog a bone logo

Give a Dog a Bone is one of Caledonian Sleeper’s official charity partners and do great work tackling loneliness and animal rehoming by supporting the over 60s to afford a rescue pet companion. As part of its fundraising activities the charity will raffle the return journey onboard the Caledonian Sleeper with tickets available for sale for £10 each on their website from 1st November until the 12th November.

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Buy your raffle ticket here.

To find out more about how you can purchase your ticket and be in with a chance of winning this amazing prize, visit the Give a Dog a Bone website.

The lucky winner will be drawn on Thursday 16th November 2023. Good Luck!

Win a trip to the Silver City with Visit Aberdeenshire

We are delighted to be working in partnership with Visit Aberdeenshire to give one lucky winner and their plus one the chance to experience a unique way to travel with a trip aboard the iconic Caledonian Sleeper.

Visit Aberdeenshire logo

Prize winners will enjoy a return trip to Aberdeen in a Club En-Suite with Guest Lounge access pre and post departure, priority club car access, and breakfast of your choice.

Marischal College Aberdeen

The prize includes:

  • A return journey for two from London to Aberdeen in a Club room with En-suite, breakfast included and priority club car access.
  • A two-night stay for two at The Chester Hotel, Aberdeen including breakfast.
  • A £100 voucher for Amuse by Kevin Dalgleish

Aberdeen cityscape

To be in with a chance of winning this fantastic prize, participants must submit their entry on Visit Aberdeenshire’s website by 11.59pm GMT on Sunday 19th November 2023 and the winner will be contacted by 5pm GMT on 26 November 2023.

Aerial view of Aberdeen

Steven Marshall, Caledonian Sleeper’s Head of Sales & Marketing, said “We are delighted to be working in Partnership with Visit Aberdeenshire to promote the delights of the Silver City and the surrounding Aberdeenshire area. With over 260 castles, stately homes and ruins, Aberdeenshire is known as ‘Scotland’s Castle Country. Steeped in history and with the Royal connection that is Balmoral one lucky winner will have the chance to experience a truly memorable trip on the Caledonian Sleeper and experience the delights of Aberdeen.”

Elaine Bissett, Marketing Manager at Visit Aberdeenshire said: “We are delighted to be joining forces with Caledonian Sleeper on our Find Your Autumn Escape campaign to promote the region’s leisure tourism offering and boost visitation to Aberdeen and the wider Aberdeenshire region. What better way to celebrate our partnership than with a fun competition giving one lucky person the chance to travel to Aberdeen in style aboard the Caledonian Sleeper.”

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Caledonian Sleeper sponsorship at Highlands & Islands Food and Drink Awards

Now in its 18th year, the Highlands and Islands Food & Drink Awards showcase and celebrate excellence and achievements in the food and drink industry in the region – from world-renowned businesses to small innovative producers.

Highlands & Islands Food an Drink awards 2023 logo

A firm favourite in the industry calendar, the awards will be back to celebrate those shortlisted and reveal the winners at the awards ceremony, taking place at the Kingsmills Hotel in Inverness on Friday 27 October.

We are delighted to announce that we are sponsoring the Best Food and Drink Tourism Experience Award.

Caledonian Sleeper sponsorship of the Best Food and Drink Tourism Experience Award

The full list of award categories is below:

  • Best Drink – sponsored by Spey
  • Best Food: Retail – sponsored by Seafood Scotland
  • Best Food: Foodservice
  • Best Food: Street Food
  • Best E-Commerce
  • Best Food and Drink Tourism Experience – sponsored by Caledonian Sleeper
  • Best Start Up – sponsored by Be Personnel
  • Independent Retailer of the Year – sponsored by Aquascot
  • Primary Producer Award – sponsored by Salmon Scotland
  • Sustainability Award – sponsored by Scotland Food & Drink
  • Supply Chain Business Award
  • Best Eatery – sponsored by Highland News & Media
  • Restaurant of the Year – sponsored by Williamson Foodservice
  • Young Ambassador of the Year – sponsored by Brook Street
  • Ambassador of the Year – sponsored by Saffery Champness

 

For more information visit https://www.hifoodanddrinkawards.com/

 

Enjoy a true taste of Scotland

Our menu is something we are proud of, and we always try to offer our guests a true taste of Scotland when travelling with us. We have updated our menu to offer the same food options on all our services, meaning you have the same choice no matter where you are travelling.

Maple Glazed Scottish Pork Belly with Dauphinoise Potato, Cavolo Nero, Crackling and a Rich Jus
Maple Glazed Scottish Pork Belly with Dauphinoise Potato, Cavolo Nero, Crackling and a Rich Jus

Our Club Car Menu offers the most choice with a full selection of scrumptious starters, mouth-watering main courses and delicious desserts to give our guests the option of a full three course meal if they fancy. We offer vegan choices alongside traditional Scottish favourites including our immensely popular Haggis, Neeps and Tatties.

Traditional Haggis, Neeps & Tatties with a Whisky Sauce
Traditional Haggis, Neeps & Tatties with a Whisky Sauce

Our Room Service and Seated Coach Menus offers a reduced number of dishes for you to enjoy in the privacy of your own room or at your seat.

Stuffed Bell Pepper served with Rich Tomato Sauce and Basil Pesto (VE, GF)
Stuffed Bell Pepper served with Rich Tomato Sauce and Basil Pesto (VE, GF)

For those who find a full three course meal too much, we also offer a selection of Light Bites, available in the Club Car, in your room, or at your seat offering Mini Beef Sliders, Pizza Twists, Nachos served with Sour Cream, Cheese and Jalapeños or a generous portion of Chunky Chips. We also have a selection of tasty, toasted sandwiches too!

Nachos served with Sour Cream, Cheese, Salsa and Jalapenos
Nachos served with Sour Cream, Cheese, Salsa and Jalapenos

Our hand-picked selection of Malt Whiskies showcases some of Scotland’s finest examples of our national drink including Glen Garioch, one of the oldest distilleries in Scotland, Glengoyne, the slowest distilled malt whisky, Tomatin, a distillery that sits on the border between Speyside and Highland regions, and island whiskies from Jura, Arran and Islay.

Our gins come from three of the locations we serve with Perth Gin, distilled in the Fair City using fifteen botanicals and traditional Portuguese copper alembic stills – available in original and pink options, Glaswegin, crowned Scotland’s Best London Dry Gin in the World Gin Awards 2021, and Edinburgh Gin, winner of the Scottish Gin Awards Best London Dry Gin in 2022, available in original and Rhubarb and Ginger flavours.

We stock beers from Scottish producers including Stewart Brewing Session IPA, Brewdog Punk IPA and Harviestoun Brewery Schiehallion lager, alongside continental beers and ciders – with a choice of alcohol free options.

Our wine list offers crisp and refreshing Sauvignon Blanc, rich and juicy Shiraz, full bodied and fruity Malbec, deep and complex Bordeaux, smooth and fine Shiraz and light and whimsical Rosé. For guests who like fizz we have a selection of Prosecco and Cuvees too! Why not pair with some Olly’s Olives or a packet of Taylor’s Crisps?

If none of this takes your fancy our spirit selection offers all your old favourites, a choice of soft drinks, and don’t forget our collection of teas, coffees and hot chocolate!

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Win a bottle of Caledonian Sleeper’s 150th Anniversary Whisky with Give a Dog a Bone

As part of our celebrations commemorating 150 years of the London to Scotland Sleeper service, in partnership with Annandale Distillery, Caledonian Sleeper produced 200 70cl bottles of a limited-edition single malt, single cask whisky and has donated bottle 126 to Give a Dog a Bone.

Caledonian Sleeper whisky bottles and miniatures

Give a Dog a Bone is one of Caledonian Sleeper’s official charity partners and do great work tackling loneliness and animal rehoming by supporting the over 60s to afford a rescue pet companion. As part of its fundraising activities the charity will raffle the bottle of limited-edition Caledonian Sleeper whisky with tickets available for sale for £5 each on their website from 25th August to 29th September 2023.

Buy your raffle ticket here.

To find out more about how you can purchase your ticket and be in with a chance of winning this truly unique piece of Caledonian Sleeper history, and more importantly help to raise funds for a great cause, visit the Give a Dog a Bone website.

The lucky winner will be drawn on Friday the 29th September 2023. Good Luck!

Return of the Golden Ticket

We have teamed up with Mackie’s of Scotland to grant one lucky winner and their plus one an unforgettable railway experience aboard the Caledonian Sleeper and a year’s supply of chocolate and ice-cream.

Caledonian Sleeper and Mackie's golden tickets

Prize winners will receive a welcome bottle of champagne upon arrival and enjoy a return trip in either a Caledonian Double or Club room between any Caledonian Sleeper destinations of their choice.

Mackies's chocolate bars in 5 flavours - milk, dark, orange, mint and honeycomb

The prize includes:

  • A welcome bottle of champagne;
  • A return trip in a Caledonian Double or Club room between any Caledonian Sleeper destinations;
  • 26 x Mackie’s ice cream 1ltr vouchers (a tub every two weeks); and
  • 52 x 120 g Mackie’s chocolate bars (a bar a week).

To be in with a chance of winning, participants must submit their entry on Mackie’s website by Saturday 30th September.

All passengers on board Caledonian Sleeper services will receive a ticket with a QR code which links to the competition.

Mackie's vanilla ice cream

Steven Marshall, Caledonian Sleeper’s Head of Sales & Marketing, said “Thanks to Mackie’s our guests have been enjoying a sweet taste of Scotland onboard since we launched our partnership last year. We are delighted to be evolving our tie-up with Mackie’s and to give a lucky winner the chance to win a fantastic prize which could bookend a beautiful holiday or an overdue visit to family and friends at the other side of the UK.”

Stuart Common, Sales and Marketing Director at Mackie’s of Scotland, said: “To celebrate Mackie’s partnership with Caledonian Sleeper, we’ve launched this fun competition to give one lucky person the chance to experience a trip on the service. Seeing Mackie’s bars of chocolate touring the UK has been fantastic and we’re delighted to be providing a taste of Scotland during the trip. If you have an interest in trains, travelling or chocolate then this is the competition for you!”

The competition will run from the 1st August to 30th September 2023.

Enter now here!

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