5 keer bijzonder overnachten in een omgebouwde trein

Did you know that at Vipio you can book an overnight stay in a converted train? The trains have carried passengers for years, but have now been retired and transformed into special sleeping accommodations. The accommodations have been beautifully renovated and offer plenty of space and comfort. This is not only fun for children, but a train night will be an unforgettable experience for everyone. Below we have highlighted some trains for you that you can book directly on Vipio for a special overnight stay. You can also directly view all our trains and vehicles to spend the night in.

5 special nights in a train


1. Authentic NS train
How cool is it to sleep in an icon from Dutch train history? Known as 'the Hondekop', this train stood in the traffic park in Assen until 2014 and has now been converted into a special sleeping accommodation at a campsite in North Holland. With as many as 10 sleeping places, it is an ideal location for a large family, relatives or friends' getaway. The train has 5 sleeping accommodations: 3 rooms with double beds and 2 rooms with bunk beds. The accommodation is heated, making it a wonderful overnight stay even in the colder months. Many authentic parts, such as the driver's cabin and compartments, have been preserved for a unique experience. The icon features 2 toilets, a bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen (no oven). The campground is located in beautiful surroundings with many hiking opportunities. Callantsoog, the 'Lutjestrand' on the IJsselmeer, Alkmaar and Amsterdam are easy to reach.

Authentieke NS trein
2. Sleeping in a historical locomotive
Are you looking for a special overnight stay in a beautiful environment? Then check out this stay in the locomotive of this historical train, located in the middle of a nature reserve in Brabant. The train stands along the old railroad line 'the Duitslijntje', which used to go from Boxtel to Wesel in Germany. The accommodation offers space for 2 adults, with a comfortable double bed. Ideal for people who want to enjoy peace and quiet or are looking for a unique experience. There is a luxurious washroom, which can be shared with guests in the wagon. The train is equipped with a kitchenette with hot and cold water, refrigerator with freezer, kettle, coffee maker and stove. On the balcony you can enjoy singing birds and the beautiful view. In the nature reserve you can make beautiful and endless walks and bike tours. A few hundred meters away you will find a nostalgic café where you can enjoy a snack and a drink on the terrace. The accommodation is located in the triangle of Tilburg, Eindhoven and Den Bosch, making it easy to visit any of these cities. The Efteling can also be reached within half an hour.

Slapen in een historische locomotief
3. Unique overnight stay in a converted streetcar
Step aboard this unique sleeping accommodation full of nostalgia and comfort. This streetcar, which first drove through the streets of Rotterdam and after its service spent some time on the NDSM wharf in Amsterdam, has now been transformed into a cozy accommodation for two. The accommodation is ideal for partners or for a fun parent-child weekend getaway. You'll find this special streetcar on a great vacation park in Flevoland, with grounds ranging from bamboo forests to elephant trails and fun beaches. You stay overnight in the middle of nature and when you book, you also get access to the beautiful nature reserve that normally has an entrance fee. There are plenty of activities, including an obstacle course, nature playground, and the opportunity to rent SUPs, canoes and bikes. The beach pavilion offers delicious snacks on the spacious patio or inside by the wood-burning stove. The surrounding area offers much to explore. Trek on foot or by bike to the Voorsterbos or the Waterloopbos, visit Giethoorn or discover World Heritage Site Schokland. Other fun trips include the Orchideeënhoeve, the Tulip Route, the Birds of Prey Farm, the Aviodrome and the go-kart track in Lelystad.

Uniek overnachten in een omgebouwde tram
4. Spend the night in an old-fashioned train wagon
On a cozy campsite in North Holland is this authentic train wagon. This unique overnight stay is owned by a train museum. There is room for 6 people and contains everything you need for a comfortable stay. There are 3 bedrooms, one of which has a double bed and the other 2 rooms have bunk beds. In the wagon you will also find a bathroom with shower and toilet. The kitchen is equipped with cold and hot water, a refrigerator and a gas stove. In the cozy sitting area you can watch TV. This accommodation is heated and therefore also great to book in the colder months. In the immediate vicinity there is a lot to do and you can make lovely walks. The 'Lutjestrand' at the IJsselmeer is also nice to visit during the summer months. And would you rather visit a city? That's no problem here, you can drive to Alkmaar or Amsterdam in no time.

Overnacht in een ouderwetse treinwagon
5. Sleep in a streetcar with the wholefamily
Step back in time and have a unique holiday experience in this historical streetcar at the campsite. While enjoying the comfort of modern amenities, such as a fully equipped kitchen and a cozy living room. What makes this streetcar so special is its past as an iconic vehicle that drove through the streets of Rotterdam. Now at the campsite, the train serves as a unique overnight accommodation. Enjoy the beautiful weather on your own spacious terrace while surrounded by the tranquility of nature. In the evening, you can socialize in the living room and enjoy a movie on the television.

Met het hele gezin slapen in een tram
We hope you have become enthusiastic about sleeping in a converted train someday. Would you still prefer to spend the night in another special accommodation? No problem. On Vipio you will discover the most unique sleeping locations. From staying in a converted shipping container to spending the night in a church. Take a look at all our special overnight stays and be surprised by our stays.

Rent your train or vehicle through Vipio

Have you also converted a train, streetcar or other vehicle into an overnight stay and would like to rent it out? Then do so through Vipio. We are the platform for special overnight stays. Our guests are just looking for a unique holiday experience, such as in a train. There are many benefits to being an owner through Vipio, including generating more bookings. Curious about the other benefits? Then check out the hosts and if you have any questions, contact us at sales@vipio.com.

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