The vintage fire truck has been transformed into an original holiday home with a fireman's pole

The vintage fire truck has been transformed into an original holiday home with a fireman's pole

An old fire engine became an original apartment where guests can climb a ladder, use a hose and even slide down a fireman's pole.

Located in the heart of the Lake District near Keswick, Red Rescue Retreat offers stays of £ 402 per week.

The truck can accommodate up to four people – two adults and two children – and costs £ 14 per person per night.

The Red Rescue Retreat in the heart of the Lake District, near Keswick, a former fire truck that has been converted into a vacation rental. It is not clear why there is a picture of a burning house next to the terrace

The Red Rescue Retreat in the heart of the Lake District, near Keswick, a former fire truck that has been converted into a vacation rental. It is not clear why there is a picture of a burning house next to the terrace

The Red Rescue Retreat in the heart of the Lake District, near Keswick, a former fire truck that has been converted into a vacation rental. It is not clear why there is a picture of a burning house next to the deck

The accommodation can accommodate up to four people - two adults and two children. Pictured is the master bedroom upstairs

The accommodation can accommodate up to four people - two adults and two children. Pictured is the master bedroom upstairs

The accommodation can accommodate up to four people – two adults and two children. Pictured is the master bedroom upstairs

Guests can access the master bedroom by climbing up a ladder on the right, and they can slide down to the left to a fireman's pole

Guests can access the master bedroom by climbing up a ladder on the right, and they can slide down to the left to a fireman's pole

Guests reach the master bedroom by climbing up a ladder to the right, and they can slide down over a fireman's pole to the left

The unusual property has two bedrooms. Guests can access the master bedroom on the ladder, which has a king-size bed, TV, dressing table, and even a fireman's pole to slide down.

A second bedroom on the ground floor has two fire department bedsteads and curtains for children who are equipped with firefighters.

The ground floor also has a lounge with a Smart TV. The dining area offers panoramic views over the Blecathra Fells. The kitchen is equipped with an oven, stove and fridge.

The master bedroom has a large double bed, a Smart TV and a dressing table

The master bedroom has a large double bed, a Smart TV and a dressing table

The master bedroom has a large double bed, a Smart TV and a dressing table

The second bedroom on the ground floor has two beds with bed frames for fire engines and curtains for children with a fire engine

The second bedroom on the ground floor has two beds with bed frames for fire engines and curtains for children with a fire engine

In the second bedroom on the ground floor there are two beds with a box for firetrucks and curtains for children with fire engine themes

The lounge in the converted fire engine has a comfortable sofa and a ladder that leads guests to the master bedroom

The lounge in the converted fire engine has a comfortable sofa and a ladder that leads guests to the master bedroom

The lounge in the converted fire engine has a comfortable sofa and a ladder that leads guests to the master bedroom

There is also a sauna and a shower room that leads to a covered terrace with seating area.

At the back of the truck, there is a small area where firefighter costumes and hoses are available for children to play.

The listing says, "This fantastic unique fire truck is set in a spectacular location in an area of ​​outstanding natural beauty in the beautiful Lake District National Park.

The fully equipped kitchen has an oven, stove, wine cooler and fridge. On the right, a door leads into a sauna

The fully equipped kitchen has an oven, stove, wine cooler and fridge. On the right, a door leads into a sauna

The fully equipped kitchen has an oven, stove, wine cooler and fridge. On the right, a door leads into a sauna

A stay at the property costs £ 14 per person per night. Pictured is the modern shower and toilet room in the truck

A stay at the property costs £ 14 per person per night. Pictured is the modern shower and toilet room in the truck

A stay at the property costs £ 14 per person per night. Pictured is the modern shower and toilet room in the truck

Upon entering the fire truck from the beautiful covered terrace, into the fantastic, open, open space with a number of peculiar elements, including the fireman's cane and tied overhead cable.

Outside there is a covered terrace with seating area.

"It's perfect for alfresco dining and for a relaxed evening star view over the spectacular Blencathra Hills."

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