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Bertram's Hotel

Hartland, Bideford, Devon, England

Red London bus with Agatha Christie theme - a quirky stay with access to hot tub for guests. Sleeps up to 5 guests, near Hartland.

Traditional red London bus on the beautiful North Devon coast near Hartland sleeps up to a maximum of 5 people with free access to a hot tub on site. The bus has 1950s decor and includes clues and titles from Agatha Christie novels. There is a bar and restaurant on-site, plus hot tub and fishing lakes - even alpacas!

Locally you can enjoy the sandy beaches and try your hand at surfing. Alternatively visit the bustling town of Barnstaple with its traditional Butchers Row and Pannier Market, plus modern shopping centre for all your other needs. It is set in the grounds of a country house and ideally located for coastal paths, beaches and adventure parks. Great stay for a family.

Back on-site, enjoy the peace and tranquillity that the Fosfelle Country Estate offers, with a woodland, lake and roaming alpacas! The bus itself offers accommodation on both lower and upper levels with the lower level comprising of 1 twin room, a day bed, seating area and bar, plus a shower room. Upstairs you can find a double bedroom, kitchen and dining room plus lounge area, including a TV. If you don't fancy cooking then just a short stroll up the road you can find the estate restaurant and bar, perfect for after a busy day exploring the local area.

Children welcome. There is an onsite games room to keep the big and little entertained. Play pool, air hockey, darts or even table tennis.

Priced at £129 a night with a 3-night minimum stay. If you can only stay 2 nights, it is possible but at the cost of 3. 

Flexible arrival days. Deposit of £129 is required and full payment 4 weeks before arrival.

No pets allowed.

Room Types

Family Rooms
Whole property for 5 or more

Nearest Airport/s

Plymouth / Exeter