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Beautiful _ My first visit but I will go again.

Beautiful area and experience. Had seen many photos, but reality was much better. Peaceful sound... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2018
Filey, United Kingdom
Ford Cottage at Rutter Falls

PERFECT in every way ! Our family enjoyed every moment of our short break at Ford Cottage,the... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Northampton, United Kingdom
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High Rutter Mill Ln | Great Ormside, Appleby-in-Westmorland CA16 6ES, England
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Reviewed December 28, 2018

Beautiful area and experience. Had seen many photos, but reality was much better. Peaceful sound of water. Good day when we visited, very few people. I don't think I'd like to visit when it is hot and crowded. Much history attached to this area. Various...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dickon69
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

PERFECT in every way ! Our family enjoyed every moment of our short break at Ford Cottage,the location,the views,the hosts,the weather, it was so cosy my kids did not even miss their XBox!!!!! the kids waded in the stream,took photos of the red squirrels and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

We were lucky enough to stay at the holiday cottage next to the falls and arrived when it was in flood- goodness me, a raging torrent and stunning to see. As the days went bay the water level fell and the ford became passable. Still...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

What a lovely place just ensure sensible footwear. Beautiful ford - you need boots for that. Well kept properties. Although signposted it could be considered a hidden gem.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Naomiemb3
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Stayed at White Rose Caravan Site near Appleby and walked from the site to Rutter Falls one day. Beautiful place and we’ll worth the visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

The old cafe, art gallery and cake shop is long gone and now the buildings are holiday lets so be careful where you park. Best seen after a rainy spell when it is in full flood, this former water powered electricity generator (feeding nearby Great...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Amazing if only for the red squirels. There are so many of them and as I had never seen them before I was really pleased. Could not drive through the ford as the water was flowing too high and too fast.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AnnN1050
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

We stopped at the local caravan site and walked down. Lovely place, very peaceful. Don’t try to park close by though, unlikely to find anywhere. There was a small tea room signposted but we couldn’t find it. Definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bridlad
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We parked up near the New Inn at Hogg and walked just under 2 miles to the waterfall over fields and it was so worth it. Thankfully due to rain the Hoff Beck was full of water and the waterfalls were plentiful. So beautiful to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank zoelfranklin
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Returned again this year. Beautiful spot and some nice dog walks there too. My 10 year old and my parents in their 70's love it too!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sarah D
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