Enjoy a Downton Abbey Experience by Campervan Hire UK!
After four years of murder, aristocracy, plots and love, the countdown to Downton Abbey finale started last Sunday with the release of this award-winning IVT show final season.
Whether you want to live Downton Abbey last episodes as close to reality as possible or keep a genuine memory of the show after its ultimate resolution, why not get on the open road and tour the series breath-taking filming locations?
Located less than 2 hours away from the main setting, Bunk Campers’ Horsham depot is the perfect gateway to take in the dramatic world of Downton Abbey. By travelling in a campervan, you will not only enjoy a modern and convenient means of transport with all the comforts of your home, but you will also live a unique experience around the stunning outdoors of Britain. Set against a backdrop of exceptional beauty, don’t miss the chance of stopping, dining with views, watching an episode on board, mingling with locals and discovering hidden gems along your “Downton way”.
To make your Downton Abbey tour easier, we have put together some main filming locations that you can visit in your campervan:
Located in Berkshire, this beautiful Victorian manor has witnessed most of the show’s drama within its walls. Nose around the luxurious rooms, stroll along the gardens or live out your favourite scenes before hitting the road again towards your next destination!
A large picnic with all the members of the Crawley family was shot at this 16th Century mansion, among other remarkable scenes. Visit this intimate family home, admire the tranquil gardens and feel at home thanks to its cozy atmosphere. After the tour, why not parking up at the stunning surroundings of Henley-on-Thames and enjoy your own picnic on board you campervan?
This Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Oxforshire is home to several major scenes of the show, including the secret idyll of Lady Sybil and her chauffeur, Branson. From the quaint village of Swinbrook to the picturesque Bampton, home of Downton Village, explore this jaw-dropping area at your ease thanks to the freedom of your camper!
Drive your camper northwards and reach Lincoln Castle, better known as the prison where John Bates was locked up for murder in Season Three. The castle hosts some historical documents, such as the Lincoln Magna Carta or the Charter of Forest, both dating back to the 13th Century.
With 6 different campervan models to suit all budgets and tastes, drive through the Edwardian Era with Bunk Campers! This autumn, you can hire a campervan in the UK to explore Downton Abbey filming locations from only £78 per day. Great value versus organised tours where you have to rush from one filming location to another!
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