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Chattanooga Choo Choo

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One of the South's most renowned landmarks, the Chattanooga Choo Choo opened in 1909 and welcomed thousands of travelers during the Golden Age of railroads. The Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel offers a variety of overnight accommodations, including the famous train rooms and luxurious suites.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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What a fun place to visit! Outdoor games, an arcade, shopping and just all around fun for the family. They even have an escape room challenge on the choose choose! We can't wait to come back to visit this summer!
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Stayed 2 nights on our road trip. Although a little dated, we were pleased by the price and location to great restaurants, bars, and entertainment so we could walk. This IS a Nationally Historic Hotel just like those anywhere else in an old place. You can’t expect the Ritz for
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We have been visiting Chattanooga frequently from our Alabama home for the past 2 years and have always booked at the ChooChoo because they were pet-friendly. Until now. We booked for our Anniversary on the weekend of February 16th. When we arrived, the front desk informed us
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For a 3-star hotel, this hits all the right notes. It is quiet, clean, comfortable, with excellent staff that accommodate all of our needs. The beds and towels are comfy and there is coffee in the lobby each morning. We stayed in the MacArthur Building rooms at the end facing
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Stayed here for 2 nights as a middle ground for our drive to new Orleans. My son loves trains so this was a logical choice. We stayed in one of the normal rooms as the train cars looked a bit tight for 3 of us. The location here is fantastic, close to lots of cool places in
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Train car with queen and trundle beds
Typical double bed room
Room 309 Building 3
Photo provided by managementChattanooga Choo Choo
Double Queen Room
nicely decorated, old train car
Yes. Think motor home.
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Very close. Roughly 5 miles. Parking at Ruby Falls is free.
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Ruby Falls is about a 10 minute drive at most. I would recommend buying your tickets online instead of waiting in line because it gets quite long. I would also do Rock City while you are there since they have a great place to do lunch and shop. ENJOY!!
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what is your pet policy?
Yes....we have outdoor seating and pets are allowed out there!!!!
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They don't
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"Stay away from the indoor pool. You will be awake all night."
"Recommend finding a weekend that a room in a train car is available."
"Room near the pool or ice skating rink would be handy with kids."
"Parking can be limited so rooms with easy access to street parking go fast."
"Railroad cars are cool."
US$155 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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