In our 49th season!

On February 1st, 2016, The Red Caboose Motel & Restaurant was purchased by the Prickett Family. Under the new ownership, the property has received an updated restaurant menu, all-new gift shop and merchandise and improved aesthetics in the cabooses and throughout the property. Book your room now as we "return to our roots," the way founder Don Denlinger would have wanted it to be. 

Call now or book your caboose online!

Prices start at $85 per night.

Book direct with the Red Caboose Motel and enjoy our GUARANTEED BEST RATE.

717-687-5000 or 1-888-687-5005

Sleep in a caboose tonight and wake up on the right track tomorrow!

 Sunday, August 19th at 3PM & 7PM!

Sunday, August 19th at 3PM & 7PM!


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Join us in the two original P-70 80-ton dining cars that once rode the rails of the Pennsylvania Railroad in the early 1900's. Whether your appetite is as big as John Henry or as small as a nugget of coal you won't leave disappointed. Come early for a window seat and watch trains leave from the Strasburg Rail Road station.

Open Daily

7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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No trip to the Red Caboose Motel is complete without a stop at "The Depot" gift shop. Here you'll find a complete line of Red Caboose merchandise and sundries not found anywhere else on earth. Also in stock is a wide variety of Thomas the Tank Engine toys & MTH electric trains. Don't miss the authentic train layout designed & installed by LGB trains of  Germany.

Open Daily

7 a.m. - 9 p.m.

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2018 Summer

Entertainment Series

We are pleased to once again provide family-friendly community events that you're sure to love!

Sunday, August 19: Then Sings My Soul: Beloved Hymns & Songs inspired by the ministry of Billy Graham

3PM is SOLD OUT with limited walk-ups available first come first serve.

Tickets remain for 7PM!

For more information and ticketing, please CLICK HERE.

The Red Caboose Motel & Casey Jones' Restaurant accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express & Discover.

Gift certificates available in store or shipped free!

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