Stay on a train next to the beach!

Seaside accommodation

Sleep on “The Train” as it is known by locals situated next to Santos Beach, Mossel Bay on the Garden Route. Enjoy this unique and romantic experience only 30 metres from the Indian Ocean.

Having a special occasion?

At Santos Express we cater for any function or event. Our in-house function co-ordinator can cater for all your needs.

Our History

We’ve been a popular landmark of Mossel Bay since 1994. Find out more about our unique establishment.

What they say


With single, double, budget and deluxe compartments and units, our variety of accommodation options have spectacular sea and mountain views and hot, clean showers.


There is always something going on at the train. Join us!

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Latest news

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Fork & Train

Restaurant & Pub

Enjoy seafood and traditional meals right next door.


Your holiday awaits

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Activities in Mossel Bay

Wide variety of things to do in and around Mossel Bay