Tourists can now have the ultimate busman vacation – staying inside a refurbished double-decker bus.
A vintage 1964 Leyland Titan has been converted into a lively glamping spot for up to six people from £ 139 per night at the Ceridwen Center in Wales.
Outside, the blue bus has a porch while inside is a surprisingly spacious interior including a living room and kitchen on the ground floor.
The 1964 Leyland Titan blue double-decker bus, which has been converted into a quirky glamping venue at the Ceridwen Center in Wales
The glamping spot, located on an organic farm, can accommodate up to six people and can be hired from £ 139 per night
An online listing of the bus says it “is perfect for couples, families or friends who want to stay somewhere that is as much about the vacation experience as it is about the destination.”
The surprisingly spacious interior including a living room and kitchen on the ground floor as well as a dining area
Toilets are available on the lower deck of the bus. The showers are located in a separate building called the “bus stop”
Rain shower: rustic toilets for those who stay on the unusual bus
A dining area and toilet are also available downstairs.
On the upper deck there are two double bedrooms which offer spectacular views of the surrounding countryside.
The bus, which took 12 months to renovate, is located on an organic farm that offers a number of unique accommodations, such as converted barns, yurts and a cool eco-pod.
Its online listing says, “The Ceridwen Center double-decker bus is definitely a glamping style.
On the upper deck there are two double bedrooms which have spectacular views over the surrounding countryside
Online listing says Ceridwen Center double-decker bus is ‘definitely glamping in style’
The stairs that take guests from the lower deck to the upper deck. It took 12 months to renovate the bus into a place for vacationers
Outside, the Blue Bus has a porch and a place to dine al fresco while taking in the beautiful countryside
“The owners have cleverly converted an old Leyland Titan double decker bus from 1964 into quirky self-catering accommodation in the Teifi Valley.
“It can accommodate six people in two double bedrooms with a sofa bed downstairs and is perfect for couples, families or friends who want to stay somewhere that is as much about the vacation experience as it is about the destination.
“How could you forget your vacation on a bus?” There is an on-site shop selling local produce and crafts (and Welsh ice cream!), As well as a bar (open for events but selling organic wines, beers and spirits at other times ), and the venue is only a mile from Drefach Felindre village and Tafarn John Y Gwas pub for a good pint of local beer.
The bus is located on an organic farm which offers a number of unique accommodations, such as converted barns, yurts and even a fresh eco-pod
Leyland Titan buses were popular in the UK until the 1960s. The list asks, “How could you forget your bus vacation?”
‘The Ceridwen Center has ecological principles at its heart and is a fantastic holiday destination with a variety of accommodation to suit all ages and budgets, ranging from an eco-pod that can accommodate two, five yurts and a spacious farmhouse that can accommodate accommodate 19 people.
“When booked together, the Ceridwen center can accommodate 60 people, and because it sits on 40 private acres of organic farmland, it is peaceful, private, and perfect for everything from family celebrations to holistic retreats. “
Click on here for more information on the converted bus.