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Cartmel Medieval Village Priory

Old Town Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, England
+44 15395 36758
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Lovely local people with loads to offer

We visited here as we were staying in nearby grange. We were doing the wolf experience. What a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Derby, United Kingdom
via mobile
Choose Carefully When Yo Visit!

Our visit was a week before Christmas and the village was very much how we liked it, very quiet... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Lancashire, England
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Old Town Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, England
+44 15395 36758
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as we were staying in nearby grange. We were doing the wolf experience. What a great little village, very quaint and quiet with bags of character. What more do you need, cheese shop, wine shop, small family owned brewery and a few...More

Thank wren76
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Our visit was a week before Christmas and the village was very much how we liked it, very quiet with only a few visitors. The Main Street that leads through this historic village has many buildings of interests including pubs, gift shops, coffee shops, restaurants...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

It was an absolutely wonderful experience to spend an afternoon strolling through such a beautiful picturesque village. The pictures from past reviewers are wonderful and spark lovely memories, but this is a village you really need to experience in person. I highly recommend a visit...More

Thank SFrances C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Cartmel village is a quaint little place with interesting shops and, of course, the racecourse which holds several meetings at various times of the year. But, the stand out feature is the Cartmel Priory building itself. The interior and exterior parts of the building are...More

Thank frankjordan
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Fell in love with this beautiful quaint village on site! Such stunning countryside with beautiful original buildings and fantastic pubs. Everywhere we visited in the village was so friendly and welcoming and 100% dog friendly from the shopkeepers to bar staff and local residents we...More

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

The village of Cartmel is so beautiful you really need to see for yourself , the narrow streets , shops , bars and it also has its own race course.

Thank Scotsman1018
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed in log cabins a small walk away so we visited this village for lunch and a couple of drinks both days a really nice village to have a walk round. Plenty nice traditional pubs to have drinks and food. The shop sells a...More

Thank swinton19
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A very quaint Cumbrian village that can at times be overrun by tourists. Very pretty buildings, alleyways and small river. Lots of quirky shops and places to eat. It must have one of the smallest race courses in England, park there if you intend to...More

Thank pbhPlymouth
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

What a stunning village that is steeped in ancient history & so beautifully kept. It was mystical & felt as though we were stepping back in time, wow! Thank you England for preserving your history 🤗

Thank michellelatchford61
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Wonderful place to walk around and enjoy. All of Cartmel was well worth visiting a beautiful village.

Thank vbbriggs2017
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