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“excellent cottage. Beautiful peaceful village”

Review of Barnhaven

Cottage from the garden
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30 reviews
Cottage from the garden
Ample parking and large garden
Living room with wood stove and patio doors
Living room with patio doors into garden
Patio area
Master bedroom with original beams
Dressing area in master bedroom
Second bedroom
Third room with bunk beds
Kitchen from dining room
View from the kitchen
View across Lyth Valley from bedroom
House from garden
Garden in Spring
Garden from car park
Barnhaven in snow
Welcoming wood burning stove
Winter view from Barnhaven down lane
Daffodils and primroses in Spring
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Kendal, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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sjc323
Cheadle, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“excellent cottage. Beautiful peaceful village”
Reviewed June 9, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

A lovely spacious cottage, very well equiped and a lovely big garden for BBQ's etc. Peaceful village with a newly re furbished gastro pub

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Liked best: spacious cottage, 2 bathrooms, lovely garden.
Liked least: No village shop
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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123mummy1...
Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“We didn't want to leave!”
Reviewed October 7, 2013 for a stay in October 2013
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We are a family of six had a wonderful time at Barnhaven. The house was wonderful. It had a gorgeous view, everything we needed for our children ie cot, games, dvds. An excellent kitchen. The fireplace was a real hit! We loved our stay in the Lakes and hope to return one day! Though being Australian it may be a while!
Ps the local pub was wonderful.

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Liked best: The location, the view and the house!
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 2, 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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Liked best: just a very nice all round cottage
Liked least: no other facilities in the village
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 14, 2013 for a stay in March 2013

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Liked best: galleried master bedroom
Liked least: unexpected snow
Traveling group: Young Children
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 19, 2013 for a stay in February 2013

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Liked best: The kitchen / diner
Liked least: slightly tricky to find but no problem
Traveling group: Friends
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 4, 2012 for a stay in August 2012

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Traveling group: Extended Family
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les f
Brisbane, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
497 reviews
87 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 326 helpful votes
“Wonderful”
Reviewed July 26, 2012 for a stay in July 2012

Wonderful. Would recommend this place to anyone going anywhere near Kendal. Lots of room, spotlessly clean and beautifully furnished. Fantastic, well equipped and spacious kitchen with lovely appliances, crockery etc... delightful dining area as well as large living area with french doors that opened out onto the cottage garden. Heating was great. Well equipped laundry with separate washer and dryer. Only 5 mins drive from Kendal. Would easily sleep up to 6 people with 3 big bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Wi Fi included.

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Liked best: All of it.
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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