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Coves House and Weardale Outdoor Centre - CLOSED

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Good spot for Duke of Edinburgh's Award - and Outdoor Activity Courses

I went to Weardale Outdoor Centre to attend a Basic Expedition Course. We used a hall for lectures... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2015
South Shields
Worth a trip

The staff are very friendly and the surroundings are amazing

Reviewed 26 March 2012
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9 May 2015
“Good spot for Duke of Edinburgh's Award - and Outdoor Activity Courses”
1 Jun 2012
“Knitting workshop”
Coves House Events Venue is set in the picturesque valley of Weardale. We offer B&B, camping and a venue to host your own exclusive party in.
Coves House Estate, Bishop Auckland DL13 3BG, England
+44 1388 529354
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

I went to Weardale Outdoor Centre to attend a Basic Expedition Course. We used a hall for lectures. It was modern had some nice settees in. Modern building with a couple of showers in the gents and a drying room. We camped near the building...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Geordiefatther
Reviewed 1 June 2012

Attended a three hour knitting workshop booked via Living Social Deals. Ann, the teacher, was very patient and obviously an expert at knitting. The class had a lovely friendly atmosphere. I really enjoyed learning how to knit again. Ann volunteered her home phone number in...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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Reviewed 26 March 2012

The staff are very friendly and the surroundings are amazing

Thank tysondawg
Reviewed 14 February 2012

Weardale provided exactly the right atmosphere for our country retreat. Consummate host, roaring fire, hearty grub - couldn't really have asked for more.

Date of experience: September 2011
Thank SixFootPianist
Reviewed 26 January 2012

I've been lucky enough to visit Coves House a number of times and it is one of my favourite places in the North East. Everyone at the house and centre are very friendly and welcoming and the views are breathtaking. I wholeheartedly recommend a visit...More

Date of experience: January 2012
Thank georgelightyear
Reviewed 25 January 2012

This was an exceelent weekend. The views from the centre are amazing and the accomodation we were provided with was excellent. The staff are friendly and approachable and they will adapt their packages to your needs. This is an excellent location for outdoor activities or...More

Date of experience: December 2011
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Reviewed 24 January 2012

Breath taking panoramic views surround the estate helping to clear your lungs from the smog of city life. A beautiful house with a fantastic host who indulged us with a 5 course feast! For a fun packed hen weekend with a difference this is the...More

Date of experience: January 2012
Thank Hayley P
Reviewed 24 January 2012

Will Parker is the perfect host. He strikes the perfect balance between militant organisation and making you feel at ease and well looked after. Coves is simply beautiful. It was my first time in that part of the world and Coves seems to humbly boast...More

Date of experience: August 2011
Thank Andy S
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