Sleep in a luxury vintage train car with a private pool at this new resort in Thailand

All aboard, train and hotel lovers: Here’s your chance to sleep in a luxurious vintage train car without actually going anywhere, all thanks to an innovative hotel in Thailand.

Located about 2 1/2 hours from Bangkok, the InterContinental Khao Yai Resort is a recently opened IHG property that’s taking its location’s storied past to the next level — as a late 19th-century train hub, Khao Yao connected northeast Thailand with exciting destinations like Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Singapore; Phnom Penh, Cambodia; and Yangon, Myanmar.

How, you ask? By upcycling heritage rail cars that made those journeys into fresh new hotel suites