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Pretty village

Lovely village,very pretty, 3 pubs , 2 tea rooms and a village shop. All 3 pubs are very good... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Fiona L
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Fantastic Scarecrow Festival

I brought my grandchildren to this amazing village for the annual scarecrow festival. The village... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
PatC1953
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Kettlewell High Street, Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Lovely village,very pretty, 3 pubs , 2 tea rooms and a village shop. All 3 pubs are very good, friendly staff, good food, 1 is a gastro pub , the Kings Head. The Race Horse has a gin menu of 47! The Blue bell inn...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Dear Fiona L, Thanks for taking the time to write your kind, comprehensive review, It sounds like you had a lovely time in our village! I hope that you get the opportunity to come back sometime. Very best wishes

Reviewed 21 August 2018

I brought my grandchildren to this amazing village for the annual scarecrow festival. The village itself is one of the prettiest villages you are likely to find and the locals put so much effort into the festival for the enjoyment for visitors. We purchased a...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear PatC1953, Thank you so much for writing your kind review of our amazing Scarecrow Festival! We are all so pleased that people came and enjoyed the scarecrow festival this year, the weather was not as kind as it has been in previous years, but...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

My neighbour and I made our fourth yearly visit and could not believe how they have managed to portray so many different aspects. The little grey cells had clearly been working and the introduction of smaller scarecrows only added to the excellent displays. Those in...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear Kenneth P, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your kind review of our scarecrow festival! Each year as we are taking down the scarecrows we are already starting to plan for next year! The scarecrows in the church were a...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We took a trip here to see the scarecrow festival, and we were not dissapointed. It was fantastic, the amount of work that is put in to scarecrow is out of this world. The village itself, to be honest is worth a visit even without...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear Lynda D, Thanks for taking the time to write your kind review of our lovely village! Kettlewell is a great place to visit all year round! there are so many great walks to do for all abilities, as well as tearooms, and pubs for...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

The scarecrow festival is well worth a visit! This was our 3rd visit and it gets better and better. Plenty of free parking, clean toilet facilities, lots of good places to eat (racehorses and kings head are personal favourites) and so many scarecrows to look...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear Shelltan, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts of our extraordinary scarecrow festival. Ever year the residents of our village look forward to sharing their creations with the people who come to have a great day out! All the...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Unspoilt and beautiful, lovely walks for all abilities. Good pubs and excellent shop. We were there for the scarecrow festival which was good fun for all ages the best I've ever seen.More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Dear Helen B, Thank you for the kind review, as a community we just love the scarecrow festival, it brings so many people to our lovely village, maybe to buy a cake and a coffee in the village hall or a beer in one of...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I took my 10 and 11 year old to the opening day of the Scarecrow Festival today. Amazing day, the girls loved taking part in the quiz and identifying all the different characters. 'The Greatest Showman, the ducks and Belle were our top three! Love...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Dear EmpireState1972, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your kind review, the Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival is such a great day out, as you said, it is a really good value way to entertain the kids with a bit of fresh air...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Renar Cottage for 2 nights last week, delightful accomodation in a peaceful location.big enough for 6 people and a dog! Wish we could have stayed longer, maybe next time.’

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear Toppersmate, Thanks for taking the time to leave a great review of the terrific Renar Cottage, I hope that you get the opportunity to come back sometime too see what else our area has to offer!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Kettlewell provides the perfect place for restocking,refreshing and rest.A good post office and general stores will make you a fresh sandwich ( closes on Thursday afternoon) ,a few pubs and a couple of cafes. Public convenience in the car park . Don’t miss a visit...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear foffle089, Thank you so very much for your thoughtful review of our beautiful area, this area has such a lot of amazing cycling routes to explore and as you said, Kettlewell is a really great place to pause to take a look around and...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018

A return visit to Kettlewell and first time staying at Warfe Camp. A beautifully situated place, adults only so very peaceful. Great facilities and friendly owners - we will definitely be back!More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Dear knikki6, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our beautiful village an in particular Wharfe Camp, the adults only campsite at the edge of the village. We are really glad that you enjoyed your time here and hope that come back...More

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robgordon
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Response from Saul W | Property representative |
HI Robgordon, I think that you are asking about Wharfe camp? it is just at the edge of the village on the road towards Starbotten, they have made some improvements this year and seem to be doing pretty well!
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