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Authentic Train Carriage Experience

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Authentic Train Carriage Experience

2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath

Experience the opportunity of staying in an original train carriage. The caboose is compact and airy with its own toilet facilities and private deck. The caboose is perfect for exploring Hervey Bay or Fraser Island or just relaxing or swimming in the large salt water pool.


Free parking on premises

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is flexible


12 Reviews

Amanda User Profile
January 2017
Ria is wonderful at communication and was extremely helpful. The train car is situated on an absolutely beautiful lot, and although we didn't have time to try out the pool, it looked fabulous. Staying in a train car was an unique experience and Ria and John were gracious hosts.
Nicole User Profile
January 2018
We had a lovely stay at Ria’s carriage. Ria was lovely with good communication leading up to our arrival. We were pretty tired when arriving so didn’t make the most of the pool and deck area, however Ria had put out citronella candles in case we were going to be outside. I would …
Neville User Profile
May 2017
Quiet and the dog and cat were fun. Accommodation is basic but clean. Might be hot in summer but no problem when we stayed in May. Kangaroo and little Joey in front yard was lovely. Close enough to everything if driving.
Jarrod User Profile
April 2017
It was a great experience staying in Ria's caboose, very quiet and relaxing.
Ronan User Profile
April 2017
A great experience that should not be missed. Excellent independent facilities that mean you can come and go as you please without worrying that you are disturbing others. Excellent communication and just the right amount of help. I cannot recommend it enough. And you get kan…
Phil User Profile
April 2017
The carriage is amazing as wee self-contained accommodation. It's a real experience, sleeping on the tracks. All the basics are covered including shower, fridge and microwave. The hosts are very friendly and accommodating, and the same goes for their pets, Buster and "Big Puss". …
Mia User Profile
January 2017
We Stayed 6 days at Rias place, it was so hot outside, so we really enjoyed the pool, it was amazing :-) We where very lazy, we did not have a own car so Ria took us twice to the supermarket, we cycled once to the beach, about 29 min, but it was too hot to cycle so we just enjoy…

Hosted by Ria

Queensland, AustraliaJoined in November 2016
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14 Reviews
I am originally from Scotland, have travelled quite a bit and speak Italian and French. The kids have left home leaving John, myself, Buster our Labrador and our big cat looking after the place. Being a host on Airbnb is a great opportunity to make use of our vacant caboose and…
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