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Cartmel Medieval Village Priory

Old Town Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, England
+44 15395 36758
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Great little village

We stayed in log cabins a small walk away so we visited this village for lunch and a couple of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Very attractive village

A very quaint Cumbrian village that can at times be overrun by tourists. Very pretty buildings... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
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Old Town Square, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, England
+44 15395 36758
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 7 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
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Came here with a group of friends, had a lovely time,enjoyed the antique shops and the selection of tea rooms.

Thank Classics5260
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The Priory stands sentinel to a time long gone. It is England as it was .Not gilded just as slow and original as ever it was in days of days before Kings became but dust. It has the fell of history in its very stones...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Visited for Morning service on Trinity Sunday The Book of Common Prayer was used.- lovely to read those meaningful words as they were written. Very friendly parishioners and Vicar. I understand they organise parties with a guide.. hopefully next time.

Thank ChristineTL
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is a lovely village to walk around and very accessable. This arch is great piece of history right in the middle of the village, just off the square.

1  Thank DenRamsden
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This building never fails to impress those who stumble upon it when they visit Cartmel village. The reaction is of awe and astonishment. Why such a huge village church? What is its history? How did it survive the Dissolution of the monasteries in 1536? Why...More

Thank janecarter2015
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We went to see Cartmel, having heard about it and having driving so often along the A590 so many times and not bothering to go - see. Well worth the detour. Cartmel, with it's racecourse and Priory has to be seen to be believed. The...More

Thank Inspector2Cumbria
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