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Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Catterlen, Penrith, Eden District, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Carol B
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
“We spent Christmas at Swallow's Nest. Everything was impeccably presented, including a beautifully dressed Xmas tree.”
Reviewed March 18, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

I would recommend this rental, especially at Xmas because of the lovely log burner - very cosy and comfortable place near to Penrith with a range of shops and resteraunts.

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Liked best: the decor and log burner
Liked least: no garden
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
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rotherham
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34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“bliss”
Reviewed January 14, 2015 for a stay in November 2014

our 4th stop, will not be our last. Debbie does an amazing job with this property, nothing to fault, Wish we could keep it secret so when we want to go we always will be able to, but it deserves to be experienced by many lucky people,

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Liked best: everything
Liked least: nothing at all to complain about
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reviewed August 9, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Young singles Friends getaway
A romantic getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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rotherham
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34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“excellence and relaxation”
Reviewed November 10, 2013 for a stay in November 2013

3rd time we have been to this amazing barn conversion and it remains excellent- we had yet another amazing week, Debbie is a great hostess and nothing is too much trouble for her. It was like going home! My hubbie becomes caveman here and must make fire! - lovely cosy nights

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Liked best: the property advert doesn't do it justice- it is all that and much more
Liked least: nothing to dislike
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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Northampton
Reviewed June 27, 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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jobamShro...
shropshire uk
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A beautiful holiday home.”
Reviewed June 24, 2013 for a stay in June 2013

Sue and I stayed at Swallows Nest last week and I just wanted to recommend it to anyone looking for a holiday home in the lake district. The house was spotlessly clean, the welcome from Debbie was warm and friendly . I would be quite happy to recommend this property to anyone, in fact I have already done so to several friends.

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Liked best: Cleanliness and quality of fixtures and fittings.
Liked least: There was nothing to dislike
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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Doncaster
Reviewed April 19, 2013 for a stay in February 2013

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