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Reviewed 9 September 2014

We stayed one night, and look forward to visiting again and staying longer. We stayed in the upper berth with our 8 year-old son...he was thrilled with the room and the loft area, and we loved it, too! Richard and Ann Marie were fantastic hosts, and we really enjoyed the little town of Chesterton. We will be sure to return!

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1Thank Melissa J
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 3 September 2014

We just got back from our second stay at Riley's Railhouse and enjoyed it very much. Richard & Ann Marie are wonderful host and excellent cooks, the French toast is delicious. The rooms are very comfortable and cozy. The B&B is in a renovated old train station. Trains do go by pretty often but you are provided earplugs if the...

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1Thank Bellpiza
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 26 August 2014

My family of four spent one night at Riley's Railhouse in the middle of August. We were driving from Chicago to Grand Rapids, MI and I was having a hard time finding a decent hotel halfway. After I found it online and read all of the wonderful reviews, I was excited for our night at the Railhouse. We arrived around...

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5Thank Tony W
Honolulu
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Not only are they fantastic hosts and great conversationalists, Richard and Ann Marie have curated an amazing space inside an old rail station. The attention to detail is incredible: your eye will always land on something interesting that is set in exactly the right place. The accommodations are very comfortable, and even though the trains pass right outside you can...

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1Thank adverb
Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I found this bed & breakfast on Trip Advisor. I thought it might be worth it to try out because it was an old train station. I thought our kids would like that. I was wrong. They LOVED it, and it was probably the best part of our whole trip. The bed & breakfast is converted from an old train...

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1Thank WhirledPeas
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 14 July 2014

This place is absolutely one-of-a-kind. The owners, Richard and Ann Marie, are wonderful, welcoming people who made our family feel very comfortable. The two dogs, Chloe & Jackson, are good dogs. The old train depot is beautifully rebuilt with a lounge that's a great place to hang out and decorated with train memorabilia that takes days to explore thoroughly. Breakfasts,...

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1Thank 677Cathy
USA
Reviewed 21 June 2014

This is a very special place. Even if you are not into railroads and trains, this is where you want to stay in the Chesterton, Indiana area. Actually, there is not much traffic on the roads around Chesterton so it’s easy to get anywhere in Northern Indiana. The building and rooms are fun, clean, and tidy. Everything has a railroad...

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1Thank jcquests
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Reviewed 17 June 2014

This is our second stay here and we will most certainly return. My husband is a "train nut" and this is the only place to stay. Richard and Ann Marie are the perfect hosts and certainly make you feel welcome and part of their family. Can hardly wait until the caboose is finished but hope we can come back before...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 26 May 2014

My wife, my 18 month old, and I stayed there for one night and wished we planned to stay longer. The amenities are modern and comfortable, and the decorations are interesting enough to talk about for days. Rich and Ann were the perfect hosts. They took care of our every need and offered friendly conversation without being intrusive. It is...

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1Thank Cotton P
Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We stayed at Riley's for 2 nights - April 13/14 2014 and had an awesome experience. Richard and Ann Marie were awesome hosts, and they made our family feel very welcome from the minute we arrived, from offering us refreshments (they knew we had just arrived after a 6 hour drive) to taking out an arsenal of toy trains and...

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Address: 123 N 4th St, Chesterton, IN 46304
Region: United States > Indiana > Chesterton
Number of rooms: 2
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“We stayed in the Lower Berth. The room was very comfortable and convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles swsands, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The boxcars are probably quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles saraw0418, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Trains passing, rain on the metal boxcar roof added to the ambience & excitement for us. Some might prefer a more silent night.”
  • Door to one of the boxcar rooms. Inside: impeccable decor, mini refrigerator, very nice bathroom
 of 5 bubbles juliag553, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Richard has two rooms: upstairs or down. We chose up: do! He is refurbishing additional rooms that will not disappoint.”
 of 5 bubbles richardsA9214JG, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The upper berth has a nice viewing patio.”
 of 5 bubbles mroman456, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
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