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Lakeport, CA
Reviewed 9 November 2015

I came to Dunsmuir to visit my new grandbaby and was a little worried about how clean it was based on previous reviews, but the cabin was immaculate! I had no qualms about bringing my newborn grandbaby into this cabin. The staff here were considerate and helpful, the grounds and view are beautiful and the cabin was perfect. The cabin...

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

Congrats on the new grandchild. And thank you for taking the time to review cabin #4. We have two light housekeeping cabins and they are equipped and sunny as you stated. Thanks so much.

Moscow, Idaho
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

We were so glad we found this great place hidden just off the highway in Dunsmuir. We stayed in Caboose #10 with a big bed and 2 singles for the kids. This place is a perfect place to stop for the night or make your home away from home for several days and nights. Lots to do and see In...

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

So glad you had a good time. Find your way back soon.....

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Each and every one of the 27 railroad cars is outstanding done, positioned and offers great views of the surrounding mountains. The dinning in season said to be good...not open when we visited...and the extra railroad engine, snowplow, etc. were unusual to say the least. WIFI only works when you get close to office but folks in the office very...

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Hope you get back our way again.

Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful, and quaint slice of what we used to enjoy before the advent of chain hotels and bland, dull, box motels. This great little place just off the highway and tucked in the trees offers a lot more than I had expected. I stayed in a Santa Fe caboose, and It was really cool! There were four of...

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

Wow, what a thoughtful review. Appreciate your time to tell of your experience here. Thanks.

Reviewed 20 October 2015

If you are a lifelong fan of trains and railroads like I am, or even if you're not, you will enjoy this wonderful combination of museum and motel. In a park-like setting amongst tall pines, there are a dozen or more cabooses set a out under the trees, each serving as a motel room.

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

Yes, we do have a collection of "good little cabooses"! Happy to have you stay with us and write a review.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Recent stay in Caboose 28 (on the end good location) was a unique laid back vibe and right price range. We stayed early October and the weather was fantastic and great views and access to castle crags. We hiked castle crag and it took us 6hours round trip, well worth the views...my advice would be keep eyes on the trail...

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

Glad you had a good stay and enjoyed the area. It's lovely in the fall. Thanks.

Culver City, California
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Great location right off the 5 in a quiet grove. Super nice managers helped us get settled and had ideas for exploring the area. The colorful cabooses are placed on tracks in a circular encampment around a swimming pool. There is also a miniature creek that runs through the site so you hear the sounds of a babbling brook from...

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

What an informative review....thanks. Yes, a little drop down table in the cupola would be fun. It was not "standard" equipment when they were use to spot up and down the tracks....but then they weren't having cocktails or reading (hopefully)

Reviewed 17 September 2015

Unique fun experience for any age. This was the 14th time we have stayed at the Railroad Park Resort and have enjoyed it every time. Cabooses numbered 25-28 have a king size bed with a climb-up cupola. A nice place to sit and enjoy a cup of coffee, glass of wine, cocktail, read, or just relax. Other Cabooses have beds...

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughtful and complete review. Very please to have you as a repeat guest !

Carson, Washington
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Lovely place to stay. Very clean. Nice pool. Fun to look at all the different cars. The one by the pool with an outdoor patio would be my choice next time. We didn't eat at the restaurant but it looked and smelled good and it had a cool bar. Staff were all nice.

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Chris N, Owner at Railroad Park Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. The room you are interested in for your next visit is #20....our only boxcar. We look forward to seeing you again.

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 28 August 2015

LOVED this Kitchy little place on I-5. Our caboose was super comfy, clean, and spacious. The pool was nice, hot tub even better. Views of Castle Crags are amazing. Town of Dunsmuir is cute and quaint. Nice alternative to the chains stops along 5. Cant wait to go back!!

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Thanks for your kind review.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Railroad Park Resort Dinner House and Lounge
Railroad Park Resort Dinner House and Lounge
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Seafood, International
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sleep in a Caboose....Eat on the Train. More than a place to lay your head; it's a step back into railroad history while enjoying modern comforts. Breathe in the pine-fresh air and relax beneath the beauty of Castle Crags. An adventure awaits you. Chose an authentic caboose, rustic cabin or the RV park and campground. Pets are welcome and a walk around Murphy's Pond is just the ticket for travel weary legs. Dine in the historic Wells Fargo or Pullman Car. Sip your favorite cocktail surrounded by railroad memorabilia. Ah! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Railroad Park Resort

Address: 100 Railroad Park Road, Dunsmuir, CA 96025
Region: United States > California > Dunsmuir
Price Range: ₹ 8,825 - ₹ 11,031 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
Also Known As:
Railroad Park Hotel Dunsmuir
Railroad Park Dunsmuir
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“Room pictures are availble on the website, showing several pictures of ALL of the cabooses.”
 of 5 bubbles michaelgS6778BA, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“quieter units are along back edge, not by pool.”
 of 5 bubbles IrishGenie, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Different cabooses offer different set ups. Need twin beds? Want to be near the river? Talk to the desk and they will set you up!”
 of 5 bubbles donnw2014, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The pool is central, the cabooses closest will hear happy kids playing, so for those that want silence choose one further out”
 of 5 bubbles DeborahPeace, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go to their website on line. They have lots of good pictures of each caboose and cabin available.”
 of 5 bubbles catmorr, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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