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Feather Down Farms at Howbeck Lodge

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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely Fantastic weekend. What a wonderful place. Comfy beds and brilliant shower. John and Christine were superb hosts. Highly recommend it for a glamping trip with all the frills. We all had a fantastic time.

1  Thank Edith M
Reviewed April 11, 2017

A lovely location for a glamping site. Lovely to fall asleep to the sound of the brook babbling and owls hooting. John and Christine excellent and discreet hosts. Lovely walks from the doorstop and a short walk to The Old Crown for great beer. Local...More

3  Thank FrancesF703
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We've just returned from 3 amazing days at Howbeck Lodge Farm, Cumbria. What an experience! We booked this over 5 months ago and having read the reviews we were really looking forward to it. Firstly, upon arrival don't be concerned if no one is there...More

3  Thank John9Liverpool
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Coming from the UK and returning with young children, who now live in the Middle East, who have not experienced a farm or the Lake District this was truly amazing. I am not saying it was relaxing for mum and dad as we had to...More

2  Thank Keith B
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

We stopped as part of the "Be My Guest" lunch with Trafalgar tours. We were warmly welcomed and given a short tour of the farm and then the awesomeness began. We sat down to a meal beyond description! The China covered table was beautifully set...More

3  Thank DIANNE J
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Response from FeatherDownFarmDays | Property representative |
Our tents fit up to 6 people with a maximum of 5 adults and 1 child onto 12. As Catherine mentioned you'll be fine with a family of 5.
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"This is not a hotel room but the fixed tents with a toilet inside, fun bunk beds for kids, for a supplement a..."
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"As we did not stay I cannot give a comment on rooms nor activities around. If lunch and our tour is anything..."
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"A camping stove would be a good idea for a quick cuppa without lighting the stove. Bring Blankets for the..."
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"If you have kids, our back bedroom was great as it overlooks the fields with the animals"
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