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Northern Rail Traincar Inn

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Reviewed August 10, 2016

We were celebrating our 51st wedding anniversary and wanted to stay someplace unique and quiet. It was an excellent choice for both of those reasons. The owners are very friendly and helpful with recommendations for shopping, sightseeing, and food. We definitely would recommend this to...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2016

In addition to the novelty of staying in a boxcar, this is a very clean, quite, and well maintained hotel. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The location near Two Harbors and the nearby state parks is excellent. I would highly recommend it.

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Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We stayed with our 3 girls, age 6, 4 and 2. It is a fun quiet place for a family. The toy and DVD library are perfect for little kids. The breakfast was also better than expected. Very convenient location 1 mile from Betty's Pie's....More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed July 27, 2016

3 things can ruin a stay at a hotel, B&B or Inn. 1) Dirty Room. 2) Bad Mattress 3) Poor Service. Our room was clean, the mattress was comfortable and the service was above and beyond. The owners, Jeff and Cyndi, truly want to make...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2016

If you want to stay somewhere unique this is it. Our room was the inside of a boxcar. Very quiet, clean, great breakfast, dvd selection to pop in the room tv is awesome, lots of board games. I forgot my t-shirt on the hook of...More

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Kim S
June 7, 2017|
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Response from Cyndi R | Property representative |
Hi Kim! Thank you for your interest in Northern Rail Traincar Inn! We do have rooms open for July 5th. We have at least one of each of the Porter type (1/2 boxcar) rooms at $149 plus tax for two adults (additional guests... More
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CARLYBuffalo_NewYork
June 22, 2015|
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CARLYBuffalo_NewYork
June 22, 2015|
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Response from RailRyder | Property representative |
The rooms we have available are our 1/2 train boxcar Porter and Porter w/Sofa sleeper rooms. These rooms run $149 per night and yes, each room has its own bathroom w/shower. Call us at 877-834-0955 if you have any... More
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"Each room has a different theme, but they are all very nice. If you need more room, ask for a larger room..."
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