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“Brilliant weekend retreat”

Review of Bardney Lockhouse

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33 reviews
Welcome to Bardney Lockhouse
Approaching the Lockhouse
An original 17th Century lockkeepers cottage
With beautiful views across the Lincolnshire Fenlands
Situated right next to the Lock, this is the actual Lock House
Great views
Great views from the bedrooms
Jack 'n' Jill bathroom with under-floor heating
Bedroom 1 with views of the River Witham
Lady of the house
Bedroom 2, with views of the Fens
All the home comforts
Home from home
Downstairs shower room
Our lockhouse is ideal, whatever the weather!
Dining kitchen with views over the garden
A house filled with love, is a happy home
Comfortable lounge
Wood burning stove for cosy nights in
Lounge, overlooking the garden
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England

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mccaffrey...
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“Brilliant weekend retreat”
Reviewed 1 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

The most relaxing weekend getaway,, had the best bank holiday weekend here just returned after 3 nights and absolutely loved every minute.
The lock and all the boats coming through was very interesting to watch and everyone who passed by was so friendly.
The cottage itself was spotless and beautiful throughout all the finer details really made it, we had some friends come stay with us on the Sunday eve and they to thought it was lovely, we will definitely return and recommend to friends and family,, Thank you so much to Jeanette and Michelle

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Liked best: the quiet
Liked least: the rain
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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sandraliv...
liverpool uk
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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“stunning”
Reviewed 12 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

just arrived home after a fantastic week in the lockhouse. It is a beautiful part of the country. The lockhouse was so comfortable and spotlessly clean. there was a welcome pack which was very useful. the wildlife around the lockhouse is amazing we had rabbits in the garden, ducks and swans on the lock itself. pheasants and we even seen an owl. Thank you to Jeanette for letting us rent this beautiful lockhouse.

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Liked best: the location and peace and quiet.
Liked least: none identified
Travelling group: Other
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Karen7748...
Halesowen, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Delightful cottage in wonderful location”
Reviewed 27 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

We spent a week in the Bardney Lockhouse and really enjoyed the cottage the lock and the great walks from the door step. Cottage is well equipped and presented to a high standard. The lock was fascinating to watch and being close to Bardney for pubs and general facilities made it an ideal location.
We would highly recommend this cottage and will be going back soon.

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Liked best: Location location location
Liked least: No wifi
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Barbara82...
London, United Kingdom
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“Excellent cottage”
Reviewed 9 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Excellent communication from Jeanette and very warm welcome from Michelle, the property was everything we wished for and more. Spotlessly clean, watching boats go through the lock during the day and lovely evenings woodburner roaring, could not have been better.

We used the cycle route/canal walk into Bardney to the local supermarket and a nice drink in the beer garden of the Nags head....

Can not fault the cottage and will certainly be returning in the very near future

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Travelling group: Extended Family
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happy2hor...
Hampshire
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20 reviews
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“A place to get away from noise, chill, relax and enjoy the countryside”
Reviewed 7 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015

Stayed here whilst working in the area for the week. Holiday lets make a welcome change to hotel rooms and having stayed in others in the Lincoln area it is now only Bardney cottage for future stays. As a solo female traveller I was a bit worried I would find it a little isolated, but was so wrong. The cottage has a lovely homely atmoshere, hugged me and looked after me, and the fishermen and houseboat people where always happy to chat. The cottage is spotlessy clean, really nicely furnished and extremely well equipped. As a person who cooked all week it was great to have a kitchen that had all that I needed; this was supplemented by a very gracious welcome pack. Yes the car did get very dirty travelling up and down the track but so worth it, as spotted plenty of wildlife including a baby owl and parent. It was so quiet at the cottage, no road noise and wonderful views, I have never had such a relaxing week of work! I loved it so much that I hope to come back on holiday and bring the bikes to explore this lovely area a little more.

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Liked best: Peaceful location and the views
Liked least: Having to leave it and go to work in the day!
Travelling group: Solo Traveller
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