This century-old train station in Tatamagouche features lodging in vintage railway cars. A museum and restaurant are located on site. Each unique, air conditioned room includes a fridge. Free Wi-Fi is available in each guest room. Cable TV and a seating area provide relaxation options. All guest rooms have private bathrooms. The Dining Car is open seasonally and offers lunch and dinner menus. Main dishes include salmon and steak. This restaurant can also hold private events. After visiting the on-site railway museum, guests can stop by Train Station Inn’s gift shop or café. Main Street, just 10 minutes’ walk away, is lined with shops, cafés and Raven Art Gallery. A variety of golf courses, including Northumberland Links, are 20 minutes’ drive away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Train Station Inn has been welcoming guests since 17 May 2012.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Free parking available on-site


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Room type
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 large double bed
1 double bed
1 bunk bed
1 large double bed
1 single bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Otto
    United StatesUnited States
    This was a last minute booking for us as we had originally planned to camp that night, but Hurricane Lee had changed that when Nova Scotia closed down all their campsites province wide. When we saw on we could sleep in a caboose we...
  • Smith
    Rail car room was clean, nice, and interesting / something different. There was outdoor "pub' and live music. Food was excellent in the dining car.
  • Rickie
    We had dinner and Gail was beyond excellent. We can’t give her enough praise.
  • Adrian
    Quiet location. Awesome rail station ambience. Fine dining in restaurant car. Excellent waitress service.
  • Arthur
    Very friendly and helpful they take the time to talk to you and help you out if you have questions
  • Jan
    exceeded our expectations in every way. Wonderful friendly and helpful staff. Train carriage as our room was spectacular and comfortable and spotless and decorated perfectly. We could not recommend any place better a highlight of our stays in Canada
  • Mourad
    A unique place to stay in on vacation. My 7 year old son was thrilled and loved the surprise. The decor and the atmosphere around the place are wonderful. Come and take a tour. An unforgettable experience
  • Vicky
    A very unique place to stay. We really enjoyed all of the antiques. The property is beautiful and was very close to everything in the town.
  • Geoff
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    A night spent somewhere a little quirky, comfy, cosy and you don't have to be a train enthusiast but it helps. .nothing
  • Brenda
    It was a unique experience and we had a private deck. The staff was so informative, the dining car and food was great.

Property questions and answers
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  • Can I purchase a gift certificate?

    Yes at
    Answered on 24 December 2022
  • Do the rooms have showers?

    Yes, they all have washrooms with showers. Caboose #4 and caboose #5 have full standards tubs and showers, the rest of the rooms have stand-up showers.
    Answered on 5 February 2023
  • Do you provide breakfast for guests?

    Breakfast is available from our dining car 7 days a week, 8 am - 11 am from now until mid-September, it is take-out only.
    Answered on 29 July 2021
  • Are there microwaves in the rooms

    Only in caboose 8, caboose 10 and Boxcar Jane.
    Answered on 20 July 2020
  • How do I access flexible booking ? Still don't know if border will be open to those of us from Maine , U.S.

    We are flexible up to 48 hours prior to arrival. There is no fee to change a reservation to a future date as long as it is done 48 hours before arriva..
    Answered on 1 June 2021
  • Is it pet friendly?

    You can find info on our website at We allow a maximum of 1 pet per room. There is a pet fee of $25 per night. We accept pets in cabo..
    Answered on 12 April 2021
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Property surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

Facilities of Train Station Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Alarm clock
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
Media & Technology
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Train Station Inn takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 16:00 to 20:00


From 08:00 to 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Train Station Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.

The Dining Car is open daily for lunch and dinner, from mid-May through mid-October.

Different policies will apply for group bookings of more than 4 rooms at once.

License number: RYA-2023-24-03061334089428328-21

FAQs about Train Station Inn

  • The prices at Train Station Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Train Station Inn is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Yes, Train Station Inn is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Train Station Inn offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Train Station Inn include:

      • Double
      • Quadruple
      • Family
      • Single

    • Train Station Inn is 450 yards from the centre of Tatamagouche. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Train Station Inn has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant