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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from a 2 night stay at Drybeck farm. We have always wanted to stay in a gypsy caravan and Evelyn did not let us down. Both the caravan and adjoining cookhouse are well equipped with everything you could possibly need for your stay. Even if the weather is bad you can still sit on the table...

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SteveArmathwaite, Owner at Drybeck Farm, responded to this review

Hi Kerri, Thank you for the lovely review. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and I look forward to hearing from you again. Regards Steve

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 1 night stay for my partners birthday here we hired the hot tub for the evening which was great compost toilet isn't as bad as made out at all showers are great with eco friendly products ample space inside our wigaloo bed was comfy had own cooking facilities own water kettle and all essentials very quiet and...

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SteveArmathwaite, Owner at Drybeck Farm, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you stay and look forward to seeing you again. Thanks for the review. Steve

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed here with my two children in the large yert and we had a great time. The only reason I'm giving this 4 and not 5is because there was meant to be a horse drawn carriage but this was broke on arrival and the hot tub had been double booked so we missed out, but other than that the...

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SteveArmathwaite, Owner at Drybeck Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and kind comments. I remember you from your visit and it was a pleasure hosting you. Apologies for not being able to access the carriage ride and hot tub. I am afraid that last year was a bit of a muddle after the floods of December 2015 and it was just about getting back...

Pau
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This really is the 'perle rare' as we say in French. I even have a slight tug telling me to keep this place secret, but that would be selfish! So those out there who are looking for a small piece of paradise in Cumbria come and discover. Next to the river Eden, rich in wildife you have a choice of...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

As I have never been camping or Glamping before I didn't really know what to expect, the place is absolutely beautiful and peaceful! We arrived at the farm and Steve showed us to where we park the car and then our 'yurt' which was so cute and spacious! He also showed us the showers and toilets. Our friends had the...

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Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I booked one of the gypsy caravans as a surprise for my boyfriend's birthday. We were in caravan Ruby and she was so cute! We were right next to the river, everything was pretty much perfect. Ruby is quite small but contained a double bed, stove heater and some storage space. It was ideal for 2 nights. The outdoor kitchen...

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Harlech, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Having stayed in Evelyn, the gypsy caravan, in year 1; the vintage caravan (now a hen house post floods) in year 2; this year we did a week in the Wigloo. Lovely. We, once again, pretty much spent a week sitting in a field. There are, of course, lots of things to do in Cumbria - we just like sitting...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We were looking for a very last minute glamping getaway to suit my partner and I, plus our 4 month baby and dog. Stephen suggested we try the Wigloo and what a treat it was! Spacious, with everything you need for a comfortable trip away from home! Stephen, the owner, was excellent - great communication during the booking process and...

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

We spent four nights here, and it was the perfect place to explore the Lake District and surrounding areas. The gypsy caravan was charming and quaint. It was very comfortable to sleep in and the kitchen area was practical - we were able to be independent and cook our own meals. The area was rather remote, perfect if you want...

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SteveArmathwaite, Owner at Drybeck Farm, responded to this review

Hi Jennifer, Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to host you both. We get a great deal of satisfaction seeing our guests get so much out their stay with us. We hope to see you again. Regards Steve & Paula

Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Our first visit was last year & loved it so much we wanted to come back. Returned for a long weekend this July for hubbys birthday with our 2 year old son who has some developmental difficulties. Steve picked us up from, and dropped us back to the train station, which was a huge help. Stayed in a yurt this...

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Address: Drybeck Farm, Armathwaite, Carlisle CA4 9ST, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Carlisle > Armathwaite
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“gypsey caravans great for a couple, yurt and 'hobbit home' could accommodate couples with children.”
 of 5 bubbles CarolineLaCascadeuse, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The gypsy caravan was a little small, so best choose the yurt if you need more space.”
 of 5 bubbles 762jenniferc, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Book direct rather than Woucher or Groupon, I did and Steve honored the price and we got a free upgrade”
 of 5 bubbles shonab682, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“the vintage caravan is excellent for two ...”
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“Its a yurt”
 of 5 bubbles susm164, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
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