Rustic Converted School Bus Rental for a Getaway near Oneida Lake, New York

Taberg, New York (United States)

Rustic Converted School Bus Rental for a Getaway near Oneida Lake, New York

7 Reviews
1 unit
4 guest capacity
Shared Bathroom

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Accommodation Description

  • Children allowed (2-12 years old)
This converted school bus, set in woodland just 30 minutes from Oneida Lake, New York, offers glampers a truly rustic experience. The rental can sleep up to four guests, with a double bed, as well as a sofa bed, making it ideal for a small family or group of friends to enjoy a woodland getaway in a stunning part of the world. The rental has its own half bathroom, and there is a full shared bathroom nearby with a shower.

The kitchenette has an oven and a stove, as well as a coffeemaker, and all the cookware and utensils glampers will need to cook up tasty meals during their vacation. While the rental does not have running water, the hosts provide potable water for guests for cooking, cleaning, and drinking. There is a selection of books for guests to choose from, the perfect way to unwind in the evenings.

Outside, there is an outdoor dining table and chairs, perfect for some al fresco dining. In addition, there is a fire pit with Adirondack chairs around it. Glampers can look forward to evenings socializing around the fire, roasting s'mores, and watching the stars come out while reliving the day's adventures.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • 1 Double bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Breakfast bar
  • 1 Sofa bed
  • Stove
  • Toiletries
  • Linens and pillows
  • Hammock
  • Fire pit
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Fireplace
The property sits on a nearly 60-acre private nature sanctuary with two ponds, over a half mile of river frontage, hiking trails, free-range chickens and much more. There are seven fire pits located throughout the grounds, perfect for making s'mores and recapping the day's events.

Each of the property's five cabins comes with a fully-equipped kitchen, as well as fresh linens. That being said, guests often bring extra linens, sheets, pillowcases, blankets, personal towels, and bathroom supplies.

Guest Services

  • Cleaning services additional charge
This property is ideal for group retreats, weddings, family reunions, and more. For information on pricing, please inquire with the host when submitting a booking request.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
  • Museums
  • Antiquing
Located in the Tug Hill Region of Central New York sits this expansive retreat. The property is situated on 60 acres, surrounded by the endless beauty of nature and wooded areas. There are multiple cabins available to rent, and it's the perfect location for those interested in hosting a country-themed wedding or family reunion. The nearby valley formed by glaciers boasts gorgeous views and serenity unlike any other. The property has access to over half a mile of the East Branch of Fish Creek, a notable river in New York.

The property is close to Camden, Cooperstown, and the Adirondacks region. Its location makes it one of the best places to experience the outdoors away from New York City. There are plenty of activities to choose from in the area, catering to guests of all ages. Glampers can enjoy kayaking or swimming in the flowing river, as well as exploring the area's abundance of wildlife.


General activities
  • Feeding animals
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Meditation
  • Wine tasting
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Winter sports
  • Tennis
  • Climbing

There is much to explore in the Tug Hill Region of Central New York. Located right along the East Branch of Fish Creek, guests can use a kayak and travel down the flowing stream in search of new sights and sounds. If guests are traveling during the winter, there are numerous places to ski or snowshoe nearby. The Adirondacks are only a short drive away, ideal for a day trip with the whole family. In addition, Cooperstown is also close, which features the National Baseball Hall of Fame, as well as many places to eat and drink.

On-site, after swimming in the river, glampers can bike around the property or play outdoor yard games. At night, adults can sit out by the fire and enjoy a glass of wine, while the kids make s'mores and tell riveting campfire stories. Whatever one needs, this retreat is a reminder of how important time spent with family and friends in the middle of nature is.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: From 4:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days

You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

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Additional Information

All guests will be asked to sign a rental agreement upon booking confirmation.

This property is pet-friendly, and there is an additional charge per pet, per night. For week-long stays, the fee changes to a flat $50. All pets must be up-to-date on vaccinations, including rabies. If guests' pets do not get along with other animals, including chickens, they must be kept on a leash at all times when not inside the accommodation. Guests must clean-up after their animals, and any damage caused by a pet is the responsibility of the guest.

Guests are responsible for letting the property's on-site innkeeper know if additional visitors or guests will be coming on any given day in their stay.

Daily housekeeping is available for an additional fee per day. Please let the host know if interested. Guests that book a stay for seven nights or more will get their linens changed mid-stay, as well as a light cleaning.

Check-in is from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. If guests will be arriving late, they must let the innkeeper know by no later than 6 p.m. on check-in day. Check-out is from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. If guests will be checking out before 8 a.m., they must let the innkeeper know. Early check-in is not offered, but occasionally, late check-out is available. If late check-out is permitted, it must be requested ahead of time, in order to reschedule the housekeeping service.

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