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Having been to this wonderful village quite a lot over the last 10 years the Priory just gets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
Much more than a race course

Maybe better known for its race course this village offers far more for the visitor. A great... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Ken N
Margate, United Kingdom
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Old Town Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, England
+44 15395 36758
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been to this wonderful village quite a lot over the last 10 years the Priory just gets better and better. The church is embracing how we all live. Having taken out the back pews it’s giving the church space to develop its potential We...More

Thank threegggs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a Groupon voucher for a bit day treat. On arriving at the cavendish arms we were surprised to find we were staying across the square down a alley and up a metal staircase. Lovely large room and bed but no shower.I have...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Maybe better known for its race course this village offers far more for the visitor. A great church adjacent to a small Abbey just of the high street. The high street is full of small restaurants hotels and artisan stores including a brewery. It is...More

1  Thank Ken N
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We popped into the village in the afternoon there are some lovely looking village pubs. There is some fantastic looking buildings to looks at and small little lanes weaving through. My misses and daughter went in a the gift shops. We stocked up on some...More

1  Thank philipjay33
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Staying nearby to the Cartmel village shops, we visited one afternoon when we had some spare time. Visited the local shops, gift shops and cheese shop. All shops had lovely unique & quirky gifts. Set in a fantastic location & a wide variety of pubs...More

Thank Abi2503
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Stayed for 2 nights at The Cavendish Arms. Lovely friendly staff, and good food. The Breakfasts were lovely although the buffet arrangement could be a lot better. The village itself is very pretty with the historic priory and old inns in the village square. Not...More

1  Thank ktowse
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Cartmel is a fascinating village full of interesting shops and pubs, a beautiful Priory, and a very popular horse race course. It is definitely worth a visit especially on one of the Race Days.

1  Thank Dick200
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

The village of Cartmel is the prettiest villages we have visited in a very long time. We parked at the top end of the village in the Cartmel racecourse and walked the short distance to the village centre. There are a few pubs,tearooms and restaurants...More

1  Thank shane s
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Cartmel is a delightful little village and can get very busy. Parking is always a problem but the racecourse car park is at the other end of the village. Lovely old building dating back to 1188. A lot to see but unfortunately not a lot...More

1  Thank 973SimonR973
Reviewed 30 March 2018

I love cartmel i went there a few times with my sweet mary and we went to the priory this is a priory one must visit if you visit cartmel it is like going back in time a sweet little village and lots of tea...More

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