Sleep in Authentic Railcar Rental for Unique Experience near Fort WorthGlen Rose, Texas (United States)
Sleep in Authentic Railcar Rental for Unique Experience near Fort Worth
"This was a wonderful experience, especially for the kids! We enjoyed seeing deer and all the farm animals. This was a nice accommodation off the be…"
Private caboose | 4 guests | 2 bunk beds | Private bathroom | Private kitchen
Book your glamping railcar | Unique rentals in Texas
Guests can step back in time to another era in this renovated boxcar nestled in the woods near Fort Worth, Texas. It sleeps four guests in two bunk beds, which are made up of twin beds. There is a full kitchen, a sitting area, and an old-fashioned bathroom with a claw foot bathtub inside.
Outside, there is a rock terrace to enjoy as well as a vintage playground children will love.
This property has a stunning chapel on-site that overlooks the river, it is a popular location for smaller weddings. There is a traditional bell tower and stain glass windows creating an antique atmosphere. The site has a number of porches with rocking chairs and picnic areas with tables, allowing guests to relax among nature.
There are also campfire circles with rock surroundings and seating areas. The hosts provide a large continental breakfast buffet on Saturday and Sunday mornings, and in the colder months, breakfast baskets will be directly placed in the accommodation. Wi-Fi is also available.
- 2 Bunk beds
- Air conditioning
- Shared Barbecue
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
No Pets allowed
Minimum age to rent: 18
Some spaces are shared
Guests should be sure to ask about the site's special deals in case one applies.
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location & Surroundings
Glen Rose, Texas (United States)
Detailed location provided after booking
- Horseback riding
- Wine tasting
- Wildlife watching
- Feeding animals
There are many onsite and offsite activities available for families as well as couples. All across the property, there are hammocks and tire swings, which are for all to enjoy, getting rocked slowly into relaxation by the gentle breeze of Northern Texas. In addition, there are many farm animals on-site, which glampers can pet and feed. Basketball and volleyball courts are available for guests upon request.
With the river just a few steps away, glampers can try their hand at fishing, too, and there are many paths that lead right down to the river where guests can swim and sunbathe. Other activities and entertainment at and around this property include bird-watching opportunities and tricycles and rocking horses for the kids.
Nearby, guests can visit the various dinosaur and fossil museums, parks, and exhibitions in the area, especially given that Glen Rose is known as the "Dinosaur Capital of Texas." There are also many different types of restaurants, from worldwide chains to quaint local businesses. It's very easy for guests to go canoeing, kayaking, and tubing in Glen Rose too, and there are three popular destinations in town where guests can rent the necessary materials to do so.
For the avid golfers in the group, the Squaw Valley Golf Course is a 36-hole course that is conveniently located nearby.