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Double-Decker Bus Converted Into Luxury Holiday Home

Andrew and Lisa Jane-Powis always struggled to find somewhere that would host them on their weekend adventures with their two Great Danes, Dean and Sauni.

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With three lively kids and Andrew standing at 6ft 5in (1.95m), caravans had never been an option either for the outdoors loving family.

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So four years ago they took the astonishing decision to buy a double-decker bus off Ebay, in the hope they could take it around Europe with their family.


But the £2,500 Leyland Atlantean just sat in the shed for three years, so the intrepid couple decided to transform the double-decker into an extravagant country retreat instead.

After six-weeks work and £15,000 later they began taking bookings for “Betsy Blue”. Betsy boasts three bedrooms on the top deck – one double, one bunk beds, and a single – and a fully equipped kitchen downstairs complete with a wood burner, as well as a hot tub outside.