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Welcome to Barley Rise

Barley Lodge – Holiday Cottage has rural views over Cows and sheep fields –   Relaxing Short Break or a great centre for a holiday, visiting friends or family.   We are  perfectly location in the heart of Cheshire countryside with excellent transport links to Chester , Liverpool, Manchester and all that Cheshire has to offer.

Barley Lodge is a log cabin built to the Scandinavian design and is fitted to a high standard offering a feature wood burning stove, which gives a warm homely feel, modern fully equipped fitted kitchen , luxury bathroom with spacious walk in shower and a full size bath.   3 bedrooms – Double, Twin and a single,  which will accommodate up to 5 people plus a cot available on request.    Guests are always surprised at how spacious the accommodation is.  The lodge has a  Private Patio / garden   overlooking sheep fields and is in a secluded spot away from the road and is therefore very peaceful.

Free wifi  and  smart TV means that you can stay connected and also have access to all the entertainment you require.  The lodge  has panel heaters and a log burning stove for those chill evenings or during the winter months.  We provide top quality logs and kindling and heating and lighting costs are included.

The lodge has good quality bed linen and fluffy towels and is well stocked with all the essential supplies that we think you will need,  from dishwasher tabs , fire lighters, matches, tea, coffee, to pen, paper and a torch!

Well behaved pets are also welcome, please be aware that we have sheep, horses and dogs and we have house rules that pets are not to be left alone in the lodge and are not allowed in the bedrooms.   We can also accommodate horses with Stables available for hire.

Located next door to the Weetwood Ales , kelsall’s own microbrewery –  beer sampling is definitely recommended and tours of the brewery are also available.  But if Beer isn’t your tipple they have now produce Vodka and Gin so something for everyone !    The shop is open each week day and on a Saturday morning.

Kelsall has several pubs in the village and all serve good quality food and are within a mile of Barley Lodge.   Some can be reached across the fields via footpaths making it an altogether more enjoyable experience.

With lots of activities and places of interest close to Barley Lodge there is bound to be something for everyone.   From walks in the forest to track days at Oulton Park or take in some of the history of Cheshire at Beeston Castle or on the Chester city walls.  A few ideas of local places of interest are listed below.

Walkers will particularly enjoy our location with several local walks available as well as Eddisbury way and the sandstone trail.  The Boot pub offers a selection of walks starting and ending there and you can order your lunch before you set off.

The lodge is well equipped so that you only need to bring yourselves and food/drink.  The kitchen has all the crockery, cutlery , pans and cooking utensils.  together with basic supplies of salt, pepper, tea, coffee, sugar etc. We also provide kitchen roll, dish cloth, washing up liquid, dishwasher tablets, bin bags – well most things that we think you would find useful.   There is a full size dishwasher, tall family fridge freezer, microwave, hob and oven.

The bed linen is all 100% Egyptian cotton, pillows and duvets are all allergy sensitive, Egyptian cotton towels are also provided for each guest.

There is a wide selection of activities within easy reach –