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Great Northern Train Ride

426 N Front St, Spooner, WI 54801-1402
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Treated Like Royalty!

We chose the Great Northern B&B train ride for our fiftieth anniversary getaway. We felt like... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Skip R
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Shawano, Wisconsin
First Class B&B Trip

We took the First Class B&B Trip offered by the company. It was a great experience and we were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
709nancyh
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (23 reviews)
“hot breakfast” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
426 N Front St, Spooner, WI 54801-1402
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"bed and breakfast"
in 37 reviews
"pizza"
in 23 reviews
"hot breakfast"
in 4 reviews
"dinner train"
in 34 reviews
"sleeping car"
in 6 reviews
"sleeping accommodations"
in 3 reviews
"lounge car"
in 5 reviews
"unique experience"
in 11 reviews
"anniversary gift"
in 3 reviews
"recommend this trip"
in 4 reviews
"step back in time"
in 7 reviews
"northern wisconsin"
in 7 reviews
"drink prices"
in 3 reviews
"trip fun"
in 3 reviews
"rail car"
in 4 reviews
"train depot"
in 3 reviews
"train travel"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We chose the Great Northern B&B train ride for our fiftieth anniversary getaway. We felt like there was nobody more important to the staff than us! The service was outstanding and the food was as good as anything we ever enjoyed anywhere. Between the main...More

Thank Skip R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the First Class B&B Trip offered by the company. It was a great experience and we were glad we paid the extra to be able to go back in time and travel like people from long ago. We were given drinks in the...More

Thank 709nancyh
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw the advertisement for the Bed and Breakfast Train in northern WI and decided to treat ourselves to first class trip. It was pricey but we had and absolutely great time. Cathy greeted us and shared her own brand of entertainment. Our room was...More

Thank Susan M
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We booked a night in the First Class Car for an Anniversary celebration. We were treated so nicely by everyone who worked on the train. Kathy was our dinner server and entertainer,. She made the trip so enjoyable! The food was delicious for dinner and...More

Thank Jim S
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I happened to see a poster about the Dinner Train in The Lodge on Crooked Lake in Siren, WI. It was late in the evening but I called and expected to get a recording with some details on hours and costs. To my surprise a...More

2  Thank Dick W
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We planned this as a special evening for my husband's birthday. The motel room had an odor. We bought air an freshener to mask the smell. The bed was old and uncomfortable. The bedspread was paper thin. We slept on top of the sheets and...More

Thank mappelquist
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

We recently took a road trip to participate in the Bed and Breakfast Train to celebrate our anniversary. We thoroughly enjoyed the First Class experience. The food was wonderful and plentiful, the sleeping car was certainly cozy! Was it like staying in a 5 Star...More

Thank Terri L
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

I surprised my husband with a dinner train and motel package for a fun date. The people were friendly, but not the most professional or as classy as I had expected for the money spent. The music is definitely geared toward a much older crowd...More

Thank Tina R
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

What a great way to spend the evening! A trip through the winter forest on a beautiful, well-maintained train...a 5 course dinner and comfortable accommodations! The engineer, conductor and porter went out of their way to make our experience wonderful!

Thank sweetbluberi
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We had high hopes for the pizza train with the money we spent. There was only 1 worker and his son, The son was probably 8 at best. The son served the drinks and the dad served the pizzas. The pizzas were okay, not very...More

3  Thank Sarah K
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melann582018
10 March 2018|
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Response from Spaulmn | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember what the cost was for the train ride/dinner but about all I can tell you is that it wasn't worth the cost. Our food was lukewarm at best and the train ride was not very "scenic". I would try a different... More
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Jeryl R
29 January 2018|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
You board and get off in the same spot, the address is N6639 Dilly Lake Road, Trego, WI 54888
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Cardealershelllake
10 October 2017|
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Response from Gayle S | Reviewed this property |
I think it was a joke?
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