Looking for a unique weekend getaway that’s safe and lets you maintain proper social distancing from others? Love trains? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, we have the perfect road trip idea for you. A historic antique train car has been converted into 1 bedroom, 2 bathroom lodge in Fredericksburg, Texas that’s perfect for a romantic weekend getaway.
According to the listing, the 1894 Private Palace Pullman Car is the same train car Theodore Roosevelt used on one of his trips to the 6666 Ranch in North Texas. It’s also believed that Indian Chief Quanah Parker rode in this special train car.
“History surrounds you in every nook and cranny. This wonderful antique train car was built in 1894 by Pullman for the Quanah, Acme and Pacific railroad. Not only is the car historic, but it is very Romantic and perfect for a ‘Just the Two of You’ Getaway,” the listing states.
The inside of the car features 2 bathrooms (1 with tub & shower, 1 with shower only), 1 bedroom with a Queen size bed, a small fridge, microwave, Keurig Coffee Maker, flat-screen TV with satellite TV service, WiFi, central air conditioning, and historic decor.
Take a look at a few of the interior photos below:
The property has even been featured on HGTV’s Offbeat Overnights:
This Historic Train Car is located walking distance to the heart of Fredericksburg, so there are plenty of convenient options for food and drinks nearby.
Rates start at $225 per night.