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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Barnard Castle, Durham, England
Cotherstone is a popular Teesdale village, with 2 pubs, a village shop, a new children's playground, and lots of friendly people! There is excellent walking country from the doorstep, and we are ideally situated for exploring the wider area, with Durham City, the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and Hadrian's Wall country all within an hours drive.<BR><BR>The Cottage offers the following features:<BR>4 bedrooms, sleeps 8: 2 king size doubles and two twins (6 beds in all); All made up with Egyptian cotton sheets and duvets.<BR>2 bathrooms, including a luxury main bathroom with spa bath (for one person - it's not a hot-tub). The second bathroom has a walk-in shower.<BR>Free WiFi.<BR>
About the Owner, Chris T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 11 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 61 reviews and 7 properties
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 for a stay in July 2016

The village the cottage is in, is particularly nice. Two pubs - one with lovely evening meals a local shop and a cafe for breakfast if you didn't want to cook it yourself! The cottage is a good size - there were four of us and we were definitely not crowded! The only continuing problem was the head height thru'...

Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We stayed here the first week of June and had a fantastic time with the whole family. More than enough space for everyone, great surrounds and perfect walks right out from your doorstep with public footpaths all over the village. It was a 5 minute drive to Barnard Castle which has plenty of amenities for eating etc... Very close for...

Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 for a stay in November 2015
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What a beautiful cottage. We stayed as a family over a rainy wet weekend in November, in this snug cosy cottage, with the craft ale pub next door. I arrived later to my parents and arrived at around 6pm to find my mum merrily cooking away in the brilliantly stocked kitchen. Chris the owner had also left us a cake...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
There is a family bathroom on the first floor with spa bath with shower over. There is another bathroom on the ground floor with a walk-in shower.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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2 Jan 2017 -
30 Mar 2017
3 nights
31 Mar 2017 -
29 Jun 2017
3 nights
30 Jun 2017 -
20 Jul 2017
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
In the off-peak season, from 1st November to Easter (except Christmas and New Year), we offer a reduced occupancy discount of 10% if only 3 bedrooms are used, and 20% if only 1 or 2 bedrooms are used.

In the peak season, from Easter to 31st October, bookings must start and finish on a Friday or a Monday.
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About the neighbourhood
We are ideally situated for exploring the North of England, with Durham City, the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, Hadrian's Wall country and Newcastle all within about an hour's drive.<BR>Bowes Museum, Castles at Raby and Barnard Castle, river and reservoir fishing, fantastic countryside for walking, cycling, running or horse-riding. Barnard Castle is renowned for its many antique shops, and there are also many places to buy and enjoy excellent local food, from traditional tea shops and pubs, to a brand new organic farm shop.<BR>The River Tees at Cotherstone has safe areas to paddle and swim.
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Darlington: 32.0 km
Ferry: Newcastle: 80.0 km
In the heart of the North Pennine English Countryside in the village of Cotherstone, near the market town of Barnard Castle, on the border of Yorkshire and Durham<BR><BR>Our postcode is DL12 9QE, and our coordinates are 1.9836W, 54.5725N, OS X: 401163, OS Y:519718, Landranger NZ011197<BR><BR>We are on the B6277 4 miles north-west of Barnard Castle, next to the Red Lion Pub in the middle of Cotherstone village.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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