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Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train

2805 Colonial Blvd, Colonial Station, Fort Myers, FL 33966-1012
+1 239-275-8487
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Great weekend getaway to Ft. Myers. Package deal includes scrumptuous 4 couse dinner on board the... read more

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Tamarac, Florida
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The Murder Mystery Dinner Train (owned and operated by Seminole Gulf Railway) offers a Unique Dining Experience where passengers enjoy our table side Murder Mystery Show and a Nostalgic Train Trip as our On-board Chef prepares a delicious Five Course Dinner. The train seats up to 208 people and operates year round, Wednesday through Sunday, and holds special holiday events, like a Sweetheart Express for Valentine's Day, a New Year's Eve Gala, two traditional New England style Thanksgiving dinners, and Halloween Ghost Trains. The Murder Mystery Dinner Train also offers hotel Get-Away packages with special rates available only through the railroad.
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2805 Colonial Blvd, Colonial Station, Fort Myers, FL 33966-1012
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great weekend getaway to Ft. Myers. Package deal includes scrumptuous 4 couse dinner on board the train in between the murder mystery play acts; one night stay at the nearby Courtyard Marriott ehuch includes a delucious breakfast. The Murder Mystery Dinner Train was an njoyable...More

Thank Gittle3
Reviewed yesterday

Fun night with great actors... Delicious food... met new people... beautiful scenery traveling on the train...

Thank 492rebecag
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great show with good food. Outstanding wait staff, Just pay attention to details when trying to solve the Murder.

Thank JohnfromSanford
Reviewed 6 days ago

The 3 hour event is an excellent way to celebrate a special event. The food was delicious perfectly timed during the show. The wait staff are very good. The ride meanders north from the station towards Punta Gorda for about and hour and a half....More

Thank Ed J
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Ed J., Thank you for joining us and writing your review. I am delighted that you had a great time and are already planning another trip. We look forward to seeing you again. All aboard!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family attended a murder mystery ride sponsored by my college alumni association (the train and company are owned by two fellow alums - a husband and wife.) As some others have stated recently, the food was truly excellent and plentiful. The owner told me...More

Thank Mellon
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

It was wonderful having you and your lovely family aboard as part of our alumni gathering on the train and congrats to your daughter for winning the super sleuth award! I hope you are able to join us for another fun evening out on the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a railroad enthusiast this was a must for me when we came down to the Fort Myers area for a short break in our motor coach. What a treat! Everything from start to finish was best quality. Parking is available right next to the...More

Thank richbam
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rich, Thank you for your delightful review and high marks! Our staff does an incredible job to ensure our beloved patrons like yourself have a fun and tummy filling evening :-) We certainly hope you return for another show or one of our holiday events....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typically you attend a dinner play and have a so so meal. Not so with this menu. From fresh cheeses & fruits to dessert, everything was wonderful. We all had prime rib, potatoes & green beans entree - fresh, cooked & seasoned to perfection. The...More

Thank Leslie M
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Leslie M., Thank you for your patronage and your five star review. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to Nikki and her staff partner in the Captiva car. All of our staff works very hard to ensure that guests are treated well...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been on the train twice, once for the Murder mystery show & dinner and the other for the Punta Gorda Christmas lights. Both were fun, the dinner was good. I'd do it again.

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MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We look forward to having you aboard our dinner train again soon. Happy New Year!

Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

This is one company I will NEVER spend money with EVER AGAIN!!!!! They do not accommodate people with allergies! It’s either you eat prior to coming or starve the entire trip! I brought food for my 11 yr old daughter and was told they need...More

Thank April J
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

As we have stated in our responses to this complaint online via various social media outlets, we received no prior knowledge of the allergen issue with this child, as neither the parent, nor the school gave notice before the group arrived at the train. Had...More

Reviewed December 8, 2017

We had a group of 16 people who boarded the train not knowing what to expect. WOW, it was a great experience, first it has been quite a few years since I have ridden a train so that was very enjoyable. The Mystery murder "who...More

1  Thank Ed S
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Ed S, Thank you for your five star review and comments. We truly enjoy taking care of guests and our staff works very hard to make every night special. We hope to see you back aboard the train soon. Happy Holidays!

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jbowser7
January 7, 2018|
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Response from MurderMysDinnerTrain | Property representative |
We always find a way to make it work. Most likely we would seat you with a couple.
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Terre D
October 14, 2017|
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Response from TedB815 | Reviewed this property |
We did use a groupon for it. It included one night at the Courtyard by Marriott, located right near the train station.
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Das42
August 25, 2017|
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Response from MurderMysDinnerTrain | Property representative |
Good question! All of our tables seat four. Couples may be seated with other couples. However, larger parties are seated at adjacent tables. We do our best to accommodate across the aisle, but seating is a first come... More
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