Rocky Mountaineer: GoldLeaf vs SilverLeaf

SilverLeaf and Goldleaf Service are available on all Rocky Mountaineer routes. GoldLeaf Deluxe is also available. GoldLeaf deluxe packages have GoldLeaf Service on the train; however, GoldLeaf Deluxe hotels are either larger than GoldLeaf hotels, they have better views, or they are larger and they have better views.

SilverLeaf and GoldLeaf differ in several ways:
SilverLeaf cars are one level with windows curving up into the roof
GoldLeaf cars are two level with seating upstairs under a clear dome

Meals are served at your seat in SilverLeaf Service
Meals are served downstairs in the dining room in GoldLeaf cars

SilverLeaf has a vestibule between train cars with an open window
GoldLeaf has an open air outdoor viewing platform at the end of each GoldLeaf car

The following videos shot on the train give you the best comparison between GoldLeaf and SilverLeaf Service:

Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf Service

Your reserved seat in Rocky Mountaineer’s elevated GoldLeaf dome car puts you right in the middle of the spectacular and breath-taking scenery of the Canadian Rockies.Breakfasts and lunches are chef prepared on the train using local ingredients and served in the GoldLeaf dining car. Wine is complimentary with meals and cocktails and other beverages are complimentary on the train.

GoldLeaf Features

  • Luxurious seating in the elevated GoldLeaf Dome Car
  • Fully adjustable, heated seats that rotate so three or four friends can face each other
  • Spiral staircase and elevator to the elevated GoldLeaf Dome
  • Gourmet breakfast and lunch served in the GoldLeaf Dining Car
  • Complimentary alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages served with lunch and at your seat during the day
  • Great commentary and service provided by 3-4 onboard attendants.
  • Overnight accommodations in Kamloops or Quesnel
  • Open air vestibule where you can experience the great outdoors and take the best pictures
  • buses waiting to transfer you between the train and your hotel in Kamloops or Quesnel
  • All baggage handling in Kamloops and Quesnel
  • Souvenir Rocky Mountaineer Pin
  • That luxurious GoldLeaf ambiance

Cutaway View of a Custom  GoldLeaf Car with Dome

Rocky Mountaineer SilverLeaf Service

Rocky Mountaineer’s most popular Service, SilverLeaf offers a bright and comfortable domed car with excellent viewing options and plenty of room to move around. Hot breakfasts and lunches are served at your seat. Complimentary BC wine and beer are served with lunch

SilverLeaf Features

    • Roomy seating in the single level Dome Car
    • Rotating seats accommodate families and groups that want to face each other
    • Hot breakfast and lunch served at your seat
    • Complimentary alcoholic or non alcoholic beverages available all day
    • Excellent service, commentary and history provided by 2 trained attendants.
    • Overnight accommodations in Kamloops
    • Access to open windows between cars for picture taking and communing with nature
    • Hotel to train and train to hotel transfers available in Kamloops and Quesnel
    • Luggage handling in Kamloops and Quesnel
    • Souvenir Rocky Mountaineer Pin
    • An expansive SilverLeaf feeling
Custom Built SilverLeaf Passenger Car