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“Needed break”
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Review of The Hen House

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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41 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 41 reviews
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kevdale19...
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Needed break”
Reviewed 18 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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We stayed for a short break was absolutely idea great location and very nice clean and everything you need you really couldn't ask for more fresh hen eggs and we even owe for a tub of clover as we forgot to pack only problem I have now is my wife wants chickens as they came to door every day
Thanks for a great relax

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Management Response
19 Sep 2016
Thanks for the great review and I'll be sure to let you know when we have some chicks available :-)
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Hankypank...
Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Lovely little cottage in a beautiful place.”
Reviewed 8 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Perfect for the two of us and our 3 pugs. Visited Kirkby Lonsdale, Kendal, Windermere and Coniston. Cottage was very clean and well thought out. No complaints from us. Chickens were cute. Lovely pub, station inn nearby too.

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Management Response
9 Sep 2016
thanks for the great review
lesley
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Dave W
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“great location for lake district (south)”
Reviewed 23 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Three of us stayed for a week, excellent location for touring the area, comfortable and friendly, if a little compact (suitcases had to be stored in the car) but we managed well, the eggs were a real treat, could not be fresher! Lovely view from front and Woodland Trust site access just a few metres down the road and to the rear, great for families to explore and picnic! Kirkby Lonsdale just 7 miles away beautiful town with lots to do and good walking, cafes are worth a punt too, great holiday! Thanks Lesley, our worthy host.

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Liked best: access
Liked least: slightly cramped
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
23 Aug 2016
Hi Dave - the eggs are indeed straight from hen to you and you can taste the difference.

Hope to see you again sometime
Lesley
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pambaker2...
Harpenden, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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“Excellent cottage, well equipped and in lovely peaceful location.”
Reviewed 17 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Lovely, well equipped cottage in a quiet, peaceful location.
Ideally situated for our dog, with good local walks from the door.
Well situated for The Lakes or the beautiful town of Kirkby Lonsdale. A gem of a place.

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Management Response
18 Aug 2016
thanks for such a super review
Lesley
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

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Management Response
4 Aug 2016
Thanks for the wonderful review. You were ideal guests and we really wanted to keep your son! :-)
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