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    The Hobo Inn

    54106 Mountain Highway East, P.O. Box 921, Elbe, WA 98330
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          Overview
          • Excellent16%
          • Very good35%
          • Average29%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible9%
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          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Reviewed 16 September 2014

          First of all if you are heading to Mt.Rainer, have some where to stay booked in advance. Secondly, if you are looking for unusual accommodations, this is it. We stayed one night in the yellow caboose. Very basic. Double bed which was too small for...More

          4  Thank Sue1061
          Reviewed 30 August 2014

          finding where to check in is confusing, you check in at the smoky cramped bar in the dining caboose-even though it says restaurant parking only. The hotel room (train car) was hot and stuffy and windows didn't open. The furnishings are from the 70's. I...More

          1  Thank traveller33324
          Reviewed 16 August 2014

          Staying in a caboose had never been on my bucket list but we thought it might be fun. We had to register at the bar. The bartender said he was new on the job. He had to interrupt our registering three times to go get...More

          Thank MaryBurbage
          Reviewed 10 August 2014

          well what can i say but my partner wanted to stay here.. it was not done up verry well. we thought breakfast was complimentrary for 130 a night but nope. lots of cobwebs leading up to the door disguiting , no tv , nointernet recepton...More

          1  Thank bubba2400
          Reviewed 27 July 2014

          This trip was as much about my train loving 4 year old grandson as having a high quality hotel experience,still the Caboose we stayed in was clean and comfortable.The one complaint I might have is that the bathroom was somewhat smallish but then again it...More

          1  Thank TacomaWa_Webby
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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 7
          • Location
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          • Elbe
          • Also Known As
          • The Hobo Hotel Elbe
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          Room Tips
          "The caboose's are on the street side, cars on the lake side might be quieter."
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          "ask about wifi and tv --"
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          "All rooms are along the highway with lots of logging trucks going by in the early morning. We had caboose..."
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          "Caboose 4 has hot tub, no extra charge"
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