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Kettlewell

Kettlewell High Street, Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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What a hill what a view stunning scenery with breath taking views, Not sure there is enough here... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Walking in the dales

Walked a beautiful 9 miles from car park in Kettlewell. Travelled parallel to river and then up to... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
Kevin J
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Ringwood, United Kingdom
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Kettlewell High Street, Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a hill what a view stunning scenery with breath taking views, Not sure there is enough here to stay for a week but an excellent baseMore

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear mikkiLincoln, Thanks for taking the time to write your great review of our lovely village! as a community we really enjoyed the Tour de Yorkshire, as with everything, the more that you get behind something, th ebetter it is and the Tour was a...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Walked a beautiful 9 miles from car park in Kettlewell. Travelled parallel to river and then up to ridge and back down to to pub in next village. Walked back on the other side of the river into the snownline. Truely beautiful scenery. Especially the...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Dear Kevin J, Thank you for taking the to write your kind review of our lovely village, in the 'walks from Kettlewell' book that we have in the village shop and in the Youth Hostel your walk is named 'The Paradise Walk' which is a...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Just returned from a couple of days in the dales and walked from Kilnsey to Kettlewell. Sunday Afternoon and we popped into the Kings Head for a snack. We all had hot Beef and Onion Sarnie that came with chunky chips and salad. Scrummy!! And...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Dear McNiffes, Thank you for taking the time to review our lovely village, The Kings Head is a really great pub for food (not bad for a beer too if you get a chance!), I hope that you get to come back and see what...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

A must to visit when in the Yorkshire Dales beautiful stunning scenery is the back drop to this chocolate box villageMore

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Dear liz481, Thank you for taking the time to leave a kind review of our lovely village, this time of the year really gives us the most beautiful light to bring out the best of the landscape! I hope that you get to come back...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Visited the Annual Scarecrow Festival in August and it was lovely - what a refreshng change when you can see that the whole community have come together to put on this event. There were displays around every corner, in residents' gardens and roadside all themed...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Jill W, Thank you so much for your kid and thoughtful review of our scarecrow festival, as a community we put a lot of work into the festival and are deeply gratified when people enjoy there time here (and grateful for any money received...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

A lovely village in the Yorkshire Dales. We were staying local and visited as a family from 8 months to 65 years, and all enjoyed the walk round. Stunning views. Well worth a quick trip.

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Dear LYPud, Thanks for taking the time to put up this review of our scarecrow festival, we really appreciate it! Preparations are already underway for next year, hope to see you then!

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in this village for 2 nights. We had a lovely time. Picked up the dales way walk and walked to grassington. It was long and hilly but had beautiful views. Was brilliant. Loved it. Lots of hotels/B&Bs and pubs.More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Dear rkjuliff94 Thanks for writing your great review of our lovely village, it is really great that you had a good time! Getting the bus to grassington and walking back (or the other way round!) has to be one of the very best ways to...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We stumbled upon this gorgeous little village in the middle of their annual scarecrow festival. It was quite delightful and we spent a happy afternoon following the trail on the scarecrow map, followed by some Yorkshire Dale ice cream. It was well worth the visit.More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Der 661JanetG Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review of our lovely village and we are so pleased that you had a good time during the scarecrow festival! Plans are already underway for next year to make it even better!...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

My neighbour and I visited Kettlewell for their Annual Scarecrow Festival. It is always well organised and the parking of a large number of cars is handled extremely well. Whilst we felt that the display lacked a real highlight we thoroughly enjoyed our tour. The...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Dear Kenneth P, Thank you very much for leaving this kind review, a great deal of work goes into all aspects of the festival (including the volunteers that organise the car parking, who will be delighted to have had a mention in a review!) planing...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Scarecrows are on-show 12-20th Aug 2017. Just drive to Kettlewell village follow the signposts for the Festival Car Park - it will cost you £3.00 for the day. Attendnants on the field entrance and direct you to the parking spaces.Stop at the little tent...More

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Saul W, Public Relations Manager at Kettlewell, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Dear wheelsofsteel97 Thank you for your brilliant review of our Scarecrow festival, all the money raised from the car parking and the village hall cafe goes towards paying for the village hall, the church and supporting the village primary school, it is all run by...More

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