I vividly remember being a little girl in south London dancing in front of the television to the musical stylings of the Spice Girls. I didn't just like their music. Ginger, Sporty, Scary, Posh, and Baby—I wanted to be them! The 1997 musical comedy Spice World solidified my love for the British pop group, and I fancied myself their sixth member, Millennial Spice. My friends and I would pretend to be the Spice Girls, screaming upbeat classics like "Wannabe" and "Spice Up Your Life" at the top of our lungs and presenting overly-dramatic renditions of "Viva Forever" in front of our adoring fans (our parents). From their wild style to their catchy lyrics, the Spice Girls were everything.
Ready for a throwback? Twenty-two years later, super fans of the Spice Girls now have the opportunity to relive their fondest memories of Spice World with a one-night stay in the iconic Spice Bus, located in Wembley Park. Courtesy of Airbnb, up to three guests will be able to get wild in the newly renovated bus, fully equipped with cool features like pink Union Jack cinema chairs below a "Girl Power" neon light installation and vintage 90's inspired decor.
Here's what it looked like in the original movie:
The Spice Bus is a sacred and very meaningful space for Suzanne Godley, the host of the fabulous Airbnb offering and proud mega fan of the dynamic group. "The Spice Girls were my childhood obsession," she says. "My parents were subjected to my tone-deaf performances as Baby Spice, and I must have watched the Spice World movie hundreds of times. And while I have grown up over the years, I don’t think I’ve ever grown out of my love for them.” Umm, same.
If the thought of living out your childhood dream of being a Spice Girl makes you "Holler," you'd better act fast—this once in a lifetime opportunity is only available from June 14-15!
You can check out the listing on Airbnb website and book your stay on the iconic bus.
For more stories like this, including celebrity news, beauty and fashion advice, savvy political commentary, and fascinating features, sign up for the Marie Claire newsletter.
Stay In The Know
Marie Claire email subscribers get intel on fashion and beauty trends, hot-off-the-press celebrity news, and more. Sign up here.
16 Dreamy Spring Pieces I Can't Stop Thinking About
Warm-weather trends are in full bloom.
By Emma Walsh
For Deepica Mutyala, Entrepreneurship Is Worth the Sacrifice
The Live Tinted founder talks having it all—but not all at once.
By Gabrielle Ulubay
"It's Been Hell on Earth": Inside Alabama's Fertility Crisis
Last week, the state's Supreme Court ruled that frozen embryos are legally considered children. 'Marie Claire' spoke with affected women who are grappling with an uncertain future.
By Jessica Goodman
'We Were Never Here' Will Cure Your Wanderlust
...But not in the way that you think!
By Marie Claire
This Summer, Let's Escape
After 15 months spent stuck, it's time to get away. Whether you're taking an actual put-up-an-out-of-office-and-stamp-that-passport vacation (hello, TSA officer, how I've missed you!) or just looking for a new place to explore in your imagination, we've got you covered, right here.
By Marie Claire
Is Wellsbury From 'Ginny & Georgia' a Real Place?
That idyllic Massachusetts town is just a little too good to be true.
By Andrea Park
The 'Behind Her Eyes' Filming Locations Are Just as Mesmerizing as the Netflix Thriller
Here's how to retrace David, Adele, and Louise's steps across England and Scotland—if you dare.
By Andrea Park
I Attended Disney World’s Mermaid School
Halle Bailey and Jodie Benson have nothing on me.
By Laura Studarus
How Real Is Bravo's 'Below Deck'?
A charter broker makes waves with the truth behind the reality show.
By Alyssa Haak
A Haunted House In Tennessee Will Pay You $20,000 If You Make It to the End
You need to sign a 40-page waiver, make up a safe word, and get a doctor’s note to even get through the doors.
By Megan Stein
Ruta Sepetys' 'The Fountains of Silence' Explores Spain's Dark History
But it also includes a lot of love.
By Rachel Epstein