Converting an old school bus into a permanent tiny home on wheels is an overwhelming task, but for those who’d like to get a taste of skoolie living on a temporary basis, this Calabasas Glamping Bus is just the ticket. Located in Monte Nido, near Malibu Creek State Park, this amazing glamping retreat can accommodate up to four guests who are looking to immerse themselves in nature.

gray school bus with outdoor deck

Surrounded by a lush forest and breathtaking mountain views, the converted bus is the perfect spot for nature-lovers looking to go glamping in California. While the location of the bus is spectacular, the interior of the glamping bus offers everything one needs for a luxurious and comfortable stay.

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gray school bus with wood deck and string lights

white interior of school bus with gray sofa

The living space is impressively spacious for its compact size. This area has quite a bit of room for seating, including a sofa that folds out to a comfortable double bed. Guests will enjoy a kitchen that comes equipped with a refrigerator, stove, oven and plenty of counter space. Opposite from the sofa is a small dinette for two, the perfect spot for early morning coffee.

school bus interior with white kitchen

gray sofa inside a school bus

The interior bathroom includes a full shower and a composting toilet, which according to reviewers, can be a little “tricky.” Thankfully, there is also an adjacent outhouse just for those moments. At the back of the converted bus is the master bedroom, which features a queen-sized bed decked in high-quality linens. A flat-screen television rests on the wall, and there is plentiful closet space here as well.

white kitchen with wood countertops in a school bus

wooden hallway inside a school bus

Although the sophisticated interior design makes this skoolie luxurious, it is the outdoor space that really shines. An open-air deck has ample seating space, including a futon couch. The outdoor dining area has a table that seats up to six. Of course, it wouldn’t be glamping if there wasn’t a hammock, which is hung from two nearby trees.

white bedroom inside a school bus

gray school bus with string lights lit up at night

If the Calabasas bus looks a tad little familiar, that is because it was featured in the Netflix movie Expedition Happiness. The bus is actually part of a larger retreat, which includes a guesthouse and main house spread out over three acres of land. Guests of the glamping bus will have full access to the natural pool and hot tub found onsite, as well as the many hiking and biking trails available in the area.

+ Calabasas Glamping Bus

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