ORIGINAL 1954 RAILROAD CABOOSE WITH HOT TUB!!

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Minimum Stay 2 nights

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ORIGINAL 1954 RAILROAD CABOOSE WITH HOT TUB!!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Overview

DeSoto Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Relive the old railroad days in this original 1954 Rail Road caboose! Secluded on five acres, this caboose features a kitchen, bath, fireplace and a private deck with its very own hot tub in a gazebo! Sit in the cupola of the caboose and read a book or scope out the wildlife from the wrap-around view. Sleeping is on a log futon and bunks. Will sleep up to four people (two to three adults and a child). This perfect for a couple or small family with young children. Book now - dates are filling fast! Thanks!

Ask about our Guided Caving and/or Rock Climbing/Ice Climbing trips to add some Adventure to your get-a-way stay!

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Amenities: Fireplace, air conditioning, TV, VCR, stereo, CD player, full kitchen, microwave, refrigerator, cooking utensils provided, linens provided, private hot tub, charcoal grill (BBQ), No smoking. Pets allowed.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
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Guestbook comments from the owner

HI Joel,



Thank you! The rest of the stay was just fine.



It's a very nice place to stay, especially as a base camp when day

paddling! We loved the bird activity.



Jim and Peggy
Jul 2014
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Travel with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

Reviews

4.6
based on 65 traveler reviews

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Original 1954 Railroad Caboose with Hot Tub!!
average rating of 4.5692306 based on 68 reviews
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Original 1954 Railroad Caboose with Hot Tub!!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p119732
+1 -708 341-3255
DeSoto Southern Wisconsin
5

Great secluded getaway!

  • 5 of 5
We were looking for a quick secluded getaway and we found it here! It's definitely off the beaten path. When can you say you've stayed in a train caboose?! Now, we can.

The caboose is fully stocked with everything you'd possibly need. The weather was frigid, but we kept warm with the cozy gas fireplace. We enjoyed the hot tub, made a fire, made some s'mores and then relaxed with a movie!

The surrounding towns have great pubs and food! We found a hiking trail, winery and even a casino. No need to leave the caboose, though. It has everything you'd need for a comfortable stay. We were able to relax before the craziness of the holidays. Thanks so much!
  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much!
business
Original 1954 Railroad Caboose with Hot Tub!!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p119732
+1 -708 341-3255
DeSoto Southern Wisconsin
Chicago
5

Little Caboose in the Woods

  • 5 of 5
This was a great site for a weekend get away. Close enough to town to venture out, but far away from all noise, streetlights and roads. All the amenities you need, kitchen, shower, heat, etc surrounded by trees and country roads and streams.
  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
business
Original 1954 Railroad Caboose with Hot Tub!!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p119732
+1 -708 341-3255
DeSoto Southern Wisconsin
St. Paul, MN
4

Unique getaway in the bluffs

  • 4 of 5
We love to stay in unique places so we took our 5 year old to stay in the caboose for the weekend. The area is beautiful and the caboose is so private. We enjoyed campfires, exploring a dry creek bed, and spent some time playing in the Mississippi River. We would definitely consider returning for another stay!
  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Original 1954 Railroad Caboose with Hot Tub!!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p119732
+1 -708 341-3255
DeSoto Southern Wisconsin
Madison, wi
5

Caboose fun

  • 5 of 5
We had a great time!! This is such a peaceful place that I'm sure we'll be back when we can stay longer!!
  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Original 1954 Railroad Caboose with Hot Tub!!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p119732
+1 -708 341-3255
DeSoto Southern Wisconsin
LaCrosse. WI
5

Great place and Cool for kids!

  • 5 of 5
Hi Joel,

We had a great stay. We had a nice afternoons exploring the area and relaxing evenings at the caboose.

We really enjoyed the solitude of the area. You will probably hear from us in the future as we would like to return some day. I have several friends that are also asking for information after seeing my pictures on facebook!

Also, we found a snake skin near the caboose, which was really cool. We thought that was kind of cool, but we're kind of science geeks.

Thanks so much!
  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Original 1954 Railroad Caboose with Hot Tub!!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p119732
+1 -708 341-3255
DeSoto Southern Wisconsin
5

Great Location for a couples' getaway!

Great Location for a couples' getaway!
  • 5 of 5
The caboose was a perfect setting for a secluded getaway and the hot tub in the gazebo was used every night. We never imagined what you could do with the inside of the caboose to make it into a place to stay- very unique! The decor was railroad related and fun to look at- especially the photo album showing the caboose being put in position. We'll be back!
  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $150 Per night

DeSoto Cabin Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $60 + Tax
Pet Fee $40
Tax Rate 5.0%
Notes $199/night, $850/week
$199/night (2 night minimum)
$850/week (Full week rentals only Mid June - August-----Partial weeks at owners discretion)

50% of rent due with reservation - balance due 10 days before arrival

No smoking allowed

A security deposit of half the rent amount is due with final payment

Pets are welcome (one per)

Pet fee:
$45/weekend
$50/week
No refunds of pet fees

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Amenities

Amenities

DeSoto Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Notes:
1 futon and 2 railroad bunks. Trout Stream, hiking, 200 acres of wooded land!!.
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