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The Tranquil Otter

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Thurstonfield, Carlisle CA5 6HB, England
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The Tranquil Otter
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Witney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was taken to the Tranquil Otter by my fiance for my 30th birthday. It was an absolute dream, the accommodation was undoubtedly 5* and faultless in every way. We spent four nights in chiff chaff, it was so beautiful peaceful and relaxing. The cabins are very private and the lake is so beautiful. The photographs just don't do it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have just returned form a wee break at The Tranquil Otter. This really is a little piece of Heaven on Earth. We went with my nephew and his fiancée and they were so impressed they have decided they want to book their honeymoon here next year. We stayed in "Dunnock" and the lodge was spotless and had everything we... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

if you want a few days of relaxation this a a great little spot.My wife and I stayed in Egret lodge it was very spacious and has all mod cons .you have your own boat for enjoying on the lake or you can walk around the lake to a bird hide and enjoy the view or the birds.We made great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We didn't want to come home after our weekend at the tranquil otter. In fact we were planning our return visit on the way back. The accommodation was of a very high standard, clean, cosy and had everything we needed and more! The setting is absolutely stunning and the owners Nick & Tazeem were lovely and welcoming. We would absolutely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are thinking about booking this place, stop thinking and do it! Just returned from one of the cabins (Buzzard), everything to a high standard, very clean, ideal location for sight seeing, ideal spot for complete relaxation. So impressed that I cant stop talking about it. The people who run it are SO lovely - Nick & Tazeem, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We felt totally refreshed after our relaxing weekend at The Tranquil Otter. The accommodation was simply brilliant and to a very high standard. Rooms were very clean and the location is amazing. It is perfect for couples and we would definitely recommend.

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow! Just arrived home after a dream-like stay in Fieldfare, and I can honestly say we didn't want to leave! The owners at at The Tranquil Otter really have thought of everything to make this the perfect getaway, and we're already planning a return for the summer. We thoroughly enjoyed relaxing in the hot tub, cosying up by the log... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay at tranquil otter every other Christmas for a week & decided to come for my birthday in Feb in the new Alder lodge. We love this place, as soon as we drive up the lane we feel so relaxed. The owners are just lovely & helpful as are the staff, if there is anything you need they are... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Perfect family weekend (the dog went too). What a wonderful, relaxing place. A home from home, can't recommend it enough. The setting is beautiful and the lodges are comfortable and homely. Sunsets and sunrises from the hot tub were great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This was our second stay...just love the peace & tranquility...had a wonderful time chilling with friends. The lodges are superb...we also had a Sauna in our lodge this time...i would highly recommend this peaceful retreat to anyone...its a little Oasis in our busy lives...we will definately be back.

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