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The Hobo Inn

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  • Excellent14%
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  • Average29%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

We did a secret adventure with our three grandchildren, so rented the #1 and 2 cabooses. It was a good one night experience and not a place where you would want to spend multiple days. Everyone loves to sit in the cupola. The red caboose...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2016

Made reservation 30 days in advance for 2 rooms, when I asked for confirmation I was informed that this was not something they did and they would call me to confirm a week prior to arrival. I received a call the Monday before to confirm...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

This place is a little over 1/2 hour away from Tacoma area, yet its in rural part of Washington, at the east end of Alder Lake, about 20 miles from Mt. Rainier. Technology is not their strong point, as you have to call to make...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay in one of the cabooses. The beds were very comfortable and the train car was clean. We loved it!!! But we are an adventurous group. The only thing bad was it was musty when we entered but that quickly went...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 9 May 2016

It has a novel uniqueness to it (they are old cabooses/box cars) but it ends there. The cars are located right off the highway so if the AC is not running most likely you will hear the growl of trucks and passing traffic, although more...More

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"Each caboose is different. May want to see them (or photos) before committing"
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"Do not choose any room at this place"
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"Get a room with a Cupola its the best part"
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"The caboose's are on the street side, cars on the lake side might be quieter."
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