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Sleep in a caboose on a 6 acre Buffalo Ranch

Seaboard Coast Line #0887
3 reviews
Seaboard Coast Line #0887
Fully equipped kitchen to cook in the caboose
Bedroom has all the comforts of home
The full bathroom is on the left.  This is the hallway to the bedroom.
The cupola has a fantastic view of the bison field
This is the view out of the cupola window, the bison roam out in the field!
Comfy oversize couch in common area
Turns into a twin bed for extra sleeping
Heated floor in bathroom
Lots of space for personal items in bathroom as well
Custom designed shower matches the original outside color scheme
Visit the BC Outpost for bison meat, farm fresh eggs & cool souvenirs.
The bison viewing platform is a great place to see the bison up close!
Mama bison & her calf.
Mini horse rides available for children that weigh 65 lbs or less.
Come down to the barn yard & you can feed the goats & mini horses.
Kids will enjoy a hike to our BC Corral custom built playground.
Parents will love to see them 'unplug & enjoy nature!
The Pigeon River runs right in front of the entrance of the property.  Great for fishing!
Or just cooling off or skipping rocks!
We are pet friendly, even Fido enjoys a beautiful sunset on vacation,
.Seaboard Coast Line #0877.  Opening April 2016, Pictures will be updated soon
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Clyde, North Carolina
Grand Opening April 2016!!

Looking for a completely unique vacation? Sleep in our restored 1960's caboose! Completely renovated on the inside to ensure rest & relaxation while visiting the Smokies.

Truly, Buffalo roam on this private 65 acre little piece of heaven tucked away in the mountains. Whether watching the sunrise over the mountain peaks while the Smoky Mountains clear up for a beautiful day, or setting your sights on our herd of buffalo coming for their morning oats. You will not be disappointed while you are enjoying a hot cup of coffee or cocoa on our large back deck of a unique rental!

If you are looking for a quiet 'get away from it all' retreat, this is it! Enjoy long hikes on the property, fishing within walking distance from the caboose or take a trip into town to do some shopping or antiquing.

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About the Owner, Cheryl H
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 6 properties
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Ladson, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago for a stay in January 2018

We made last minute reservations and ended up spending one night in the caboose and one in the cabin thanks to Cheryl who was a HUGE help. The caboose is beautiful! If you have kids that love trains this is the place to stay. With that being said...if you plan on spending the day doing vacation activities with your family...

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Thanks for taking time to leave us a review on Tripadvisor! Cheryl


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Reviewed 2 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

The caboose was perfect for our family of four, two adults and young ones ages 2 and 5. It was plenty of room, as there's a bedroom with a double bed, along with a loft with a double mattress pad and pull-out single bed in the living room/kitchen area. Everything was renovated recently so its fresh and new but with...

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Thanks...so glad you enjoyed your stay & I appreciate you taking time to leave us a review. Cheryl


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Reviewed 1 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

The caboose is one of a kind when it comes to terms with places to stay. It is located on a really neat bison ranch with animals by the caboose such as bison, bunnies, goats, llamas/alpacas, and mini ponies with a creek and rolling hills at the edge of Pisgah National Forest. The caboose itself was nicely furnished with updated...

Management response:

Thank you for taking time to leave us a review. We usually have no problem w/ cell service or internet in the caboose, so we will definitely look into this. I'm sorry you didn't find the beds comfortable. We do buy good quality mattresses so we will evaluate it & see what needs changing.


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  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
R 1 931
R 12 289
US$1 050
24 Mar 2018 -
8 Apr 2018
Spring Break
2 nights
R 2 282
23 Jun 2018 -
25 Aug 2018
Summer 2018
2 nights
R 2 399
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: R 293 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 170 / stay - Deposit
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