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Sleep in Authentic Railcar Rental for Unique Experience near Fort Worth

Glen Rose, Texas (United States)

Sleep in Authentic Railcar Rental for Unique Experience near Fort Worth

Accommodation verified by Glamping Hub
4.9 14 Reviews

"The rental was very unique and is in a beautiful location up against a ridge at the edge of a pasture. It is very convenient to Dinosaur Valley Stat…"

Aaron Jones, guest in July 14, 2020.
4 guests
1 Private Bathroom
Private Kitchen
Entire Caboose

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 beds

  • 2 Bunk beds

Features and services

  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Coffeemaker
  • Bathtub
  • Television
  • Shower

Hosted by Helen
98% positive feedback

  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: Less than 1 hour
  • Joined in 2014
  • More than 20 bookings

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Accommodation rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check out: 11:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No parties
  • Minimum age to rent: 18
  • Some spaces are shared
The hosts do have two pet-friendly units; Prairie House and Saddle House. There is a $25 pet fee and pets must be leashed when outside and crated when inside left alone.

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.

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Location and surroundings

Glen Rose, Texas (United States)

Detailed location provided after booking

  • Supermarket


  • Swimming
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Fishing
  • Wine tasting
  • Wildlife watching
  • Tennis
  • Golfing
  • 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.