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Levens Hall

Levens Hall Levens Hall, Kendal LA8 0PD, England
+44 15395 60321
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Lived locally all my life and never visited. Only did the gardens but they are truly beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Amy B
via mobile
Levens hall Cumbria

First visit was the car park a few chickens live close by in a coop so this might entertain your... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Peter e
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Levens Hall is an Elizabethan historic house and garden, located at the entrance to the Lake District in the county of Cumbria.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Levens Hall Levens Hall, Kendal LA8 0PD, England
+44 15395 60321
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lived locally all my life and never visited. Only did the gardens but they are truly beautiful. Would highly recommend.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 2 days ago

First visit was the car park a few chickens live close by in a coop so this might entertain your kids for a few minutes feeding them , car park is free by the way as is entry to the cafe . Second was the...More

Thank Peter e
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recently visited Levens Hall gardens for the first time. Booked our tickets online from their website which also offers a small discount. Ample free car parking. Enjoyed strolling round the beautiful and varied gardens for a couple of hours, Relaxed in their cafe with a...More

Thank Aathony
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last visit went into the hall but too early this time - 10.15, but cafe open and doing quite a lot of trade. Two young ladies serving very friendly and helpful. We chose pot of tea for two, glass of milk for the grand-daughter and...More

1  Thank anne w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited 'Levens Hall' on Monday and, even though I have visited many times before, I still found new things to see. A friend was visiting the area and asked what would be the best thing to do and I immediately suggested an afternoon at 'Levens...More

2  Thank Stephen51
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited at the end of June. The house is fabulous and we really enjoyed looking around. There is quite a lot to see in the gardens, including a play area for children and a number of garden areas. The topiary is lovely and there...More

1  Thank Honestguests
rbagot12, Owner at Levens Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This nicely illustrates why Tripadvisor is such a poisoned chalice. Having spent the last thirteen years reading and answering our reviews, I’ve finally woken up and decided it just isn’t worth bothering with. In your case the hard work and dedication of our wonderful team...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

When visiting Kendal/South Lakes area, you must try to visit Levens Hall and its gorgeous topiary gardens. There is a lovely tea room also after your visit. If you have time across the road is a superb walk through Levens Park with its ancient tree...More

Thank Edith P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very well maintained property with enthusiastic guides who not only tell you about the property but also show the items they are talking about, It has a lot of items relating to Napoleon and the Duke of Wellington. Outside of course are...More

3  Thank John V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Main purpose of visit to see the gardens and topiary. Outstanding topiary, in need of its August trim. Flower gardens in general underwhelming. The hall itself was amazing. Lots of staff available plus information sheets. Never seen leather 'wallpaper' before, in remarkable condition. Lots of...More

4  Thank poggy11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped off here on our way into the national park. There's an interesting house, which is quite small, but the rooms are packed with interesting features and boast some of the best preserved 16th century leather wall covering. We thought the tea room was...More

1  Thank elmshart
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13 October 2016|
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Response from SimonLev | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes, I think it was about £12 - a bit cheaper if you book online.
Lorna S
16 November 2015|
Response from rbagot12 | Property representative |
Hello there, I'm afraid that Levens is open from April to October. We look forward to seeing you in 2016.
Jo U
8 September 2015|
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Response from rbagot12 | Property representative |
Hello I'm afraid that there isn't any wheelchair access in the house owing to the large number of stairs and narrow doorways. The house is also grade one listed, therefore we can't install lifts. There is wheelchair access... More