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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We were so lucky to stumble across this fantastic B&B in the Lake District! Kendal is a great base location in the South of the Lakes to view beautiful lakes, undertake picturesque walks and visit local towns. Over the course of a long weekend we visited the likes of: Buttermere, Ullswater, Windermere, Keswick and Penrith without feeling like we spent...

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The-wicked-Landlady, Yvonne the wicked Landlady at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

Helllllllllllloooooooooooooooo Alan and Alison... thank you so much for your review, I am so very sorry that it took me so long to respond it got a bit hectic in the house. I love your review... reading it kinda takes me to the places you have mentioned and I find you made the most of being here. I love that...

Reviewed 5 June 2016

Looking for a base from which to explore the Lake district for a short break, Kendal provided the ideal location and Lyndhurst provided everything we needed for a relaxing stay. Yvonne is a great landlady and goes out of her way to make sure that her guests have the best experience. She has set very high standards for herself and...

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The-wicked-Landlady, Yvonne the wicked Landlady at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

June... oh my god... June I remember when that review landed in my in box... it brought a tear to my eyes... thank you so much for noting me standards, yes I do consider I have high standards but you never quite know do you what is high for one person could be middle of the road for the next...

Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016

What a gem of a find! With a short notice booking we didn't have much time to research the B&B so were so pleased to find such a lovely and welcoming home from home for our stay. The "wicked" landlady Yvonne was so kind, welcoming and hard working it was a pleasure to see how proud she was in her...

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The-wicked-Landlady, Yvonne the wicked Landlayd at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

Gosh was that in May... my god how time flies... thank you so very much for taking the time and leaving me such a wonderful review on here... I am delighted to read that I am ticking the boxes for you and I am thrilled to bits that you wanted to take the time to tell the world about how...

Reviewed 19 May 2016

Nice, quiet B&B with an energetic, helpful owner. Yvonne knows and loves the area (including Lake district National Park). Not a posh, super-luxury B&B, but a comfortable spot for travelers to the area.

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Lyndhurst8, Yvonne the wicked Landlady at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

I am touched... thank you so much for all those wonderful kind words. It means a lot to me that I am getting in right. And yes not a posh, super luxury B&B... I am just not that kinda girl :)

Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Lovely warm welcome from the landlady, who gave great advice on where to visit and eat. The room was clean and spacious, with a extra large bed. The view from our room was looking over the river and the guest house is in a great location for easy access to everything. Would definitely go back.

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Lyndhurst8, Yvonne the wicked Landlayd at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

thank you so much, I really appreciate the time you took to describe you room and for leaving me such a great review. I am so looking forward to catch up with you when you "definitely go back" :)

Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Room was great , food was fantastic , the welcome was "unique". Yvonne and the girls couldn`t have tried harder to make our stay one we will never forget. Yvonne , we will be back to check for the #1 !

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Lyndhurst8, Yvonne the wicked Landlady at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

Oh you made me blush, I remember that conversation in the breakfast room. You are so very kind. Thank you so much for taking the time and write me review on here. The girls beamed when I told them they got mentioned in the review, and they say thank you so much for the kind words. I hope you are...

Reviewed 25 April 2016

Extroverted, friendly host provided excellent local information and a great breakfast. Our room was small (in roof, with roof window) but quite comfortable, and had a good bed and a hot shower. Yvonne invests a lot of herself into the house, and uses hand crochet to achieve design and practical purposes. This place Is very convenient to the old part...

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Lyndhurst8, Yvonne the wicked Lnadlady at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time and leaving me a review on here. I really appreciate the time you took to describe your room. I am so glad to here you found the bed comfortable and that you liked my crochet addiction. Thank you to for the compliment on breakfast I am so delighted you liked it. Hope...

Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Fabulous landlady, fresh milk & banana cake, fast wifi, comfy bed, good breakfast. Quirky & perfectly lovely & just the job for a brief stopover. If there are 2 of you staying, don't pick room 5 as there really is only enough room for 1.

1Thank Nicola M
Lyndhurst8, Yvonne the wicked Landlady at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for being so very kind and leaving me a review on here... I really appreciate the time you took. I do hope you are keeping well Yvonne

Reviewed 13 April 2016

Me and my Wife, for our 5th year Wedding Anniversary decided on a couple of days in the Lake district. After checking tripadvisor for places to stay that suited the requirements we would like, we decided to book into Lyndhurst Guest House. The reviews for this well run and very homely Guest House helped us in this decision making. We...

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Lyndhurst8, Yvonne the wicked Landlady at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

I am seriously speechless. All the little things like trying to be as welcoming as I would wanted to be welcomed have become second nature to me and I had no idea that they can make still such a different to a guest. Thank you even more for sharing your experience on here of the local community after the floods...

Reviewed 3 April 2016

Stopped here for one night to see a show at the Brewery Arts Centre. The first time we tried kendal was flooded and we had to cancel. Yvonne was very understanding and helped us to rearrange when the show was rebooked. This is not a place for people who like anonymity, but is for those who like a 100 year...

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Lyndhurst8, the wicked Landlady at Lyndhurst Guest House, responded to this review

Oh my word little miss sparkling lipstick... I knew you liked it here... but I had no idea how much... thank you so very much for this awesome review. I am so pleased you liked the cheerful house and all those little touches. And yes please let me know why you are coming so I can do my very bestest...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yvonne welcomes you to Lyndhurst Guest House in Kendal. My late-Victorian home is in a a quiet riverside location a five minutes' walk to the bustling market-town centre. All local shops and amenities including restaurants, good pubs, museums and galleries are within easy reach. Meander into town to the renowned Brewery Arts Centre, stroll along the lovely riverside or wander up to nearby Kendal Castle. Let my home be your base for a wonderful holiday ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lyndhurst Guest House

Address: 8 South Road, Kendal LA9 5QH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Kendal
Price Range: ₹ 5,318 - ₹ 6,627 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lyndhurst Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Rooms at the front look out onto the river Kent”
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“I liked hearing the river at the front”
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“Rooms are very spacious”
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“Room 6 has a lovely view of the river”
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“We stayed in rooms 5, 6 and 8 all good. 6 has a river view”
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