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Two great places to visit within easy reach of each other

Kirkby Lonsdale only small but some interesting buildings and nice shops to look at.Good array of... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2016
Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
Delightful and full of character

I arrived in Kirkby Lonsdale to meet my friends who are on holiday in Morecambe,N.Lancashire.The... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2015
Barbara H
Morecambe, United Kingdom
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21 Sep 2018
“Lovely little town”
17 Jun 2018
“Coach party visit”
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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely shopping town with plenty of sight seeing as well. If you like museums they have one in Kendal, they have a shopping centre Westmorland shopping, but like most shopping areas most of the shops are closed.

1  Thank Valesnumberonegirl
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Took a group to Kendal on a Sunday to find the most obnoxious traffic enforcement officer for stopping in a coach told only stay in bay as long as passengers back within ten minutes so if any operators thinking of visiting on a Sunday forget...More

2  Thank Craig B
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Kendal is a wonderful place, with characterful yards full of shops and delightful cafes, restaurants and pubs. There are museums, one of the best art galleries outside London, lovely river walks and much, much more. Yes, it does rain here and I can’t guarantee the...More

2  Thank Howi58
Reviewed 3 March 2018

kirkby lonsdale is very picturesque but it is small and whilst all the shops are ocupied it is a bit limited, nice for an hours look, kendal sadly is suffering the same as all biggish towns with retailers dissapering , the small indoor shopping area...More

2  Thank richard w
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

These are two lovely Lakeland market towns, Kendal being the largest, set on either side of J36 on the M6. Both steeped in history and offering great places to eat and shop and pretty, easy walks to walk off the calories. Look out for Abbot...More

Thank Howi58
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Kirkby Lonsdale only small but some interesting buildings and nice shops to look at.Good array of eating places and watering holes.Kendal too great for shopping and many great pubs and places to eat suiting all tastes in food .Market on Wednesdays and Saturdays,clothes,food,plants and quite...More

Thank Luluoxo
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Kendal is called, "The Gateway to the Lake District". It is a small, market town, renowned for its character shopping and good eating places. Visitors also flock to the Brewery Arts Centre which has a restaurant, bar, cinema screens a theatre and more. The Abbott...More

3  Thank Howi58
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Although I have motorcycled around most of the Lakes, I cant believe i have never been to Kendal. Stopped off there on our way back home home after a weekend away with my wife. Even though it was Sunday what a lovely town, There is...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I arrived in Kirkby Lonsdale to meet my friends who are on holiday in Morecambe,N.Lancashire.The market in the square was bustling and busy.Its been years since we went to Kirkby Lonsdale and wanted to retrace our steps to shops we remembered.Unfortunately some shops had changed...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Free parking by the river just off the A59 is often full, and you have to pay in the town centre carparks and in Booth's supermarket. Free onstreet parking for an hour if you can find it, but that's not long enough to see this...More

Thank LittlePatsy1
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9 May 2017|
Response from Howi58 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are. I have a back problem myself and steep walks are out of the question, but there are plenty of level paths, so don’t be put off!