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“Lovely Cottage”
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Lovely views over the surrounding countryside
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Lovely views over the surrounding countryside
Fresh eggs daily (hens willing!)
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Very good
35 reviews
Lovely views over the surrounding countryside
Fresh eggs daily (hens willing!)
Take a peak inside the nesting boxes and help yourself to eggs
Stunning sunsets
Outdoor space with patio and chairs
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Kendal, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Very good - based on 35 reviews
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Ben T
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Lovely Cottage”
Reviewed October 1, 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Fantastic little cottage with everything you could need for a relaxing break. Was a perfect base to travel around the Lake District. There is also a large garden / paddock at the front of the property which was incredibly useful for the dog. Lovely owners who couldn't do enough to help us out during our stay! Highly recommended!

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Management Response
Oct 3, 2017
Hi Ben - thanks for the great review and we're delighted you had such a lovely break.

Lesley
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Mrs Anne...
1 review
“Perfect four day stay”
Reviewed September 29, 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Accommodation at the hen house was charming,
The chucks and the views beguiling,
The lakes and the walks astounding,
Coming here truly outstanding.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Oct 2, 2017
Thank you for such a poetic review and delighted you enjoyed your stay. The home-made jam you left is delicious! Such a thoughtful gift, thank you.
Lesley
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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
“very cosy place in a beautiful environment”
Reviewed September 4, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We very much liked our stay in the hen House. It was comfortable, clean and had a nice atmosphere. We could bring our dog, who had a wonderful time walking in the district. The owner is very friendly!

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Sep 6, 2017
Delighted you enjoyed your stay and thanks for the great comments
Lesley
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Reviewed August 7, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Aug 7, 2017
thanks for the 5* review and delighted you all enjoyed your break

Lesley
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SarahJane...
1 review
“The Hen House -Old Hutton”
Reviewed August 1, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Excellent accommodation tucked away from the crowds. You're made to very welcome by the owner and the hens!! Cosy, warm and welcoming. An ideal place to recharge after a day walking and exploring the Lake District. Idyllic

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Management Response
Aug 3, 2017
thanks for the lovely review Sarah and we're delighted you enjoyed your stay

Lesley
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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 16, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Jul 17, 2017
Hi Sue - thanks for the lovely review. We've added 2 rescue hens to the coop and they are settling in nicely.

Lesley
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Paul C
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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“Great pet-friendly Lakes home from home.”
Reviewed June 15, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

A small apartment type home from home approx 4 miles from Kendal, The Hen House is I believe an actual renovated hen house situated on a small farm, ideal location for those who enjoy the quiet life. A spacious living-room/kitchen-diner, two bedrooms one with double the other two singles and a small but adequate shower-room. Outside there is a small seating area and a good sized paddock for your dog to have a safe run=about. My wife and I with our dog JD managed to pack loads into our three day/night stay. It is an ideal base to travel around the Lake- District. We would return each evening ready to relax with a glass of wine and something to eat and plan for the next day. Mark and Lesley are a great couple who just let us get on with things but were always available to answer any questions and give advice as to the best places to go for take-aways, restaurants and pubs to go to if we preferred to go out for a drink. Thank you both for a great few days and we all hope to visit and stay again in the future.

Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Jun 15, 2017
Thanks for taking the time to write a review Paul, it's much appreciated and we would love to welcome you all back anytime.
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