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Northern Rail Traincar Inn

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Overview
1730 Highway 3, Two Harbors, MN 55616-1182 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair access
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My Husband I stayed here over the weekend, and it was great. very lovely, very clean. bathrooms are large, towles are very big and very soft. The oweners are very nice people. Breakfast was very yummy. It is very quite. There are lots of games,...More

Thank jamgeff
Response from Cyndi R, Owner at Northern Rail Traincar InnResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your very nice review! We try to make our place as comfortable and homey as we can. There is so much to do in the area that often guests don't spend a whole lot of time in the hotel but...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a fab stay in our train-car and will would definitely stay again. We will go back for the character (each train-car is unique), the hosts (helpful & friendly), and location (just off the main Two Harbors drag). We asked our host for a...More

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Response from Cyndi R, Owner at Northern Rail Traincar InnResponded yesterday

Thank you for the great review! We try to make sure that we share our knowledge of the area and make recommendations that we are pretty sure our guests will enjoy! As for the "forgotten items" we want everyone to get all of their belongings...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy, quiet, and charming. Wonderful service, right down the road from the lake and Betty's pies. Scenery surrounding the inn. There was a nice lending library of toys, books, and mivies. We will certainly go again.

Thank Heather H
Response from Cyndi R, Owner at Northern Rail Traincar InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for you great review! We try to keep it homey and we hope to see you again! Cyndi & Jeff

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We very much enjoyed the design of this motel. The railroad cars are strategically put together with a hallway in the middle that leads you to the lobby where breakfast is served and the main desk is. This is also where there is water, hot...More

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Response from Cyndi R, Owner at Northern Rail Traincar InnResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for the great review! We like having the "little extras" for our guests. It just feels more like a home away from home! Again, thanks for the review and we hope to see you again! Cyndi & Jeff

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We couldn’t have been happier with our stay here. It was very clean, in a beautiful location, and had the friendliest staff. Of course there was the novelty of staying in a converted train car. After a long day of hiking we were thankful to...More

Thank Ashley M
Response from Cyndi R, Owner at Northern Rail Traincar InnResponded 1 August 2018

Ashley, Thank you so much for your lovely review. Jeff and I try to keep the Inn a property that is welcoming and homey just the way we would want it if we were traveling! I think the extras like the lending library of books,...More

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Description
Northern Rail Traincar Inn is a "Unique Hotel with a B&B Feel"! Nestled in the woods our accommodations provide a relaxing northern getaway 1/2 mile from the north shore of Lake Superior. There are 14 rooms in 7 More boxcars (1/2 car each) called Porter and Porter w/Sofa rooms and there are 3 full car Suites (there are 10 cars total). We have several themes for our rooms: Oriental (inspired by the Asian influence of the Orient Express) Safari (Inspired by the Safari trains of the early 1900's) Victorian (Inspired by the era of train travel) Northwoods rooms for something different: Fishing, Bear, Golf & Lighthouse. From the charming platform hallway to the unique rooms and the peaceful surroundings Northern Rail appeals to anyone looking for a unique experience! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
17
Also Known As
Northern Rail Traincar Hotel Two Harbors
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Northern Rail Traincar Bed And Breakfast
Location
United States > Minnesota > Two Harbors
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
17
Also Known As
Northern Rail Traincar Hotel Two Harbors
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Northern Rail Traincar Bed And Breakfast
Location
United States > Minnesota > Two Harbors
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Dining (1)
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Kim S
8 June 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
22 June 2015|
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Response from RailRyder | Property representative |
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CARLYBuffalo_NewYork
22 June 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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Room Tips
"Large suites offer loads of room and a fridge and microwave"
freddieThunderBay_ON
17 Feb 2018
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"Ask for woods side-you'll feel like you are the only people in the world!"
YoungGrannyJ
3 Sep 2017
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"The larger rooms are worth it."
Kenneymark1
15 Aug 2017
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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..."
284donnaa
8 Aug 2017
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