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3 Horse Market

Certificate of Excellence 2014

from £71 /night help

Excellent 5/5 Score from 35 reviews

Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 18 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome

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Only 6 miles from the M6 Kirkby Lonsdale is easily reached by car or train, yet within 5 five minutes walk you find yourself in the beautiful fells of the south east lake district on the bank of the river Lune.

No. 3 Horse Market is an ideal base for anything from a packed activity holiday to a cosy week away, beautifully decorated with 3 large bedrooms, a contemporary kitchen, sumptuous living room, family bathroom, en-suite shower-room and a separate WC with free Wifi throughout. Each bedroom has a flat screen television, DVD player, hair dryer and a king size bed with luxurious egyptian cotton sheets, whilst the downstairs offers plenty of space to cook, socialise and unwind. The house is also perfect for families with children, with a high chair, cot and fold-up children's bed available.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Morcambe 18 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Manchester 100 km, Nearest railway: Oxenholme 18 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Number 3 Horse Market is beautifully decorated with 3 large bedrooms, a contemporary kitchen, sumptuous living room, family bathroom, en-suite shower-room and a separate WC with free WiFi throughout. Each bedroom has a flat screen television, DVD player, hair dryer and a king size bed with luxurious Egyptian cotton sheets, whilst the downstairs offers plenty of space to cook, socialise and unwind. The house is also perfect for families with children, with a high chair, cot and fold-up children's bed available.

Further details outdoors

We have parking permit for local car park within 5 minutes walk.

The Cumbria region

There is more to Cumbria than its world-famous natural environment. There are many towns and villages to explore, whether nestled in valleys, on the side of a lake or along the coastline.

From the cosmopolitan city of Carlisle, gateway to Hadrian's Wall Country, and Keswick in the north to the charming market towns of Ulverston and Kirkby Lonsdale and the maritime town of Barrow-in-Furness in the south; from the historical market town of Cockermouth and the harbour town of Whitehaven along the west coast to the pretty towns of Penrith and Appleby in the Eden Valley to the east. And in the central Lakes you will find the ever-popular Kendal, Windermere, Ambleside and Grasmere. Each place has its own story to tell and a character to discover.

Kirkby Lonsdale

The picturesque market town of Kirkby Lonsdale on the banks of the River Lune is ideally located on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales and within easy reach of the Lake District; its attractive setting epitomised by the glorious view up the Lune Valley from Ruskin's View.

The centre is a pleasing mix of elegant 18th-century buildings and stone cottages huddled around cobbled courtyards and narrow alleyways with evocative names such as Salt Pie Lane and Jingling Lane. Traditional butchers, bakers and ‘the best independent cheese shop in the UK' (2007) jostle alongside designer jewellery, fashion and home décor outlets. Nearby, St Mary's Church presides over the ‘Rainbow Parish' - an ecclesiastical area that includes ‘daughter' churches at Barbon, Casterton, Hutton Roof, Lupton, Mansergh, Middleton and Preston Patrick.

Surrounding the town is a rolling landscape of winding lanes and verdant green fields bordered by high hedges and dry stone walls. The broad valley of the Lune contains Casterton, ‘the settlement by a Roman fort', dominated by a prestigious public school. To the north is Barbon, a cluster of houses next to a tumbling beck and the venue for car and motorcycle hill climbs. Further up the Lune Valley is Middleton, a scattered community with an ancient hall in its midst. To the west is rolling farmland around Lupton, Mansergh and Old Town leading up to the prominent limestone outcrops of Hutton Roof.

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Review 1-10 of 35

8 Nov 2014


"We have enjoyed so much we have rebooked for jan 2015"

Overall a wonderful place to stay , it was very clean ideally situated in the heart of the village we enjoyed it that much we have rebooked , my only criticism is the lounge / seating area is too smal… More

13 Oct 2014


"Fantastic Family Facitilty"

As a family we visit Kirby Lonsdale regularly and love the bustle of the town set in the beautiful surroundings of the Lune Valley. Over the years we have stayed in a range of accommodation styles and… More

7 Oct 2014


"Lovely weekend at 3 Horsemarket"

I could not fault our weekend stay in this beautiful cottage. Every single detail was covered, from getting into the cottage, having a parking permit, a welcome pack of provisions and anything at all … More

5 Oct 2014


"Great property."

3 Horse Market is a beautiful property and the owners have thought of everything. Location is superb with great pubs and restaurants. Parking was made easy with the permit.… More

23 Apr 2014


"Fourth time of staying and every bit as good each time so will return."

Excellent accommodation and cannot fault it whether you want to stay a week or a weekend.Everything you need is provided (including wine!) and it is spotlessly cleanMy favourite place to stay in Kirkb… More

25 Feb 2014


"Excellent! Couldn't fault it."

Fabulous property, spotlessly clean and beautifully appointed. Bottle of wine, fresh bread and milk greatly appreciated. The property felt very much like a home from home. I slept in the en suite bedr… More

14 Feb 2014



Wonderful property - perfect house in superb location. Deserving five stars in EVERY way. Even the terrible weather didn't spoil a single minute!… More

28 Jan 2014


"The Small Things make all the Difference!"

Stayed here on a last minute decision to go away with a friend. Lovely town with plenty of places to eat. The house is in a great location and the parking permit is a bonus. The bedrooms are a good… More

11 Jan 2014



Well what Can I say. Kirby Lonsdale is a fantastic location in it's self but to be able to stay at , No 3 The Horse Market is a bonus. The property is very tasteful decorated and well equipped. A… More

We appreciate the feedback about our check-out times however our housekeeper only has a short amount of time to service the house, to the high standards our guests expect, between guests and this does allow our guests to have an earlier check-in time of 1530.

2 Jan 2014


"Superb Cottage right in the Centre of Town"

My wife and I stayed here with 2 x friends for a New Year short break. We had booked to spend our New Years Eve at Plato's restaurant in the Town Centre and the Cottage could not have been locate… More

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