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River Cottage

Bungalow -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Barnard Castle, Durham, England
5 Star Gold Award River Cottage/Villa is on a peaceful meander of the River Tees. Private access to the river, allows undisturbed fishing & spectacular views of open fields and local wildlife i.e herons, otters and kingfishers.
This riverside bungalow contains four bedrooms, a wet room, en suite bathroom with additional toilet, utility room and an open-plan living area, and conservatory. All staged on one level, accessibility is perfect for wheelchairs. Bedrooms are uniquely decorated.
Visitors can make use of the alfresco barbecue area or the pubs and restaurants in Gainford. The open-plan lounge contains a wide-screen LED television and smart TV network also allows users to browse thousands of films, and documentaries. Free WiFi with network sockets is also available in all rooms. Both bathrooms are fitted with hydrotherapy baths, s...
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Listing #HL205819
About the Owner
Sarah R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2012
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

A fabulous cottage on the river Tees, the views are stunning up and down the river. very well equipped in all areas. We had no problems whatsoever and thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. I would recommend this holiday cottage to anyone and would definitely come...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Colin B
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This bungalow is amazing, the views over the river, the peace and quiet I highly recommend a stay here. Spotlessly clean and everything provided for a fantastic holiday. The village has a lovely church, a village shop, a butchers, post office and chip shop. I...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank babyfaceManchester
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Five adults from Western Australia we stayed in River Cottage for five weeks over Christmas and New Year. The cottage was fantastic, it exceeded all our expectations, every possible thing you could ask for was to hand. Sarah had even put up a large Christmas...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank lesleytrow
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
2 Bathrooms with hydrotherapy baths.
2 Showers
3 Toilets
Basins in two bedrooms
Free use of Tennis Courts in Village


2 Village Pubs
Corner Shop
Beautiful Countryside and Riverside Walks


1 Hour from Lake District, East Coast Beaches, Newcastle, and York
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 9:00 AM
If in doubt ask me in an email I try to get back to guests asap Any age children are allowed so long as the parents understand the close proximity to the River. Most pets are...
    2 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Fulls
    3 Twins
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Short Breaks are available in low season i.e not school holidays or summer season

Unless they are booked very last minute i.e within 2days of arrival date. Thank You please call 07076403996

Cheap Rate per week in November to March please call 07976403996 Thank you. It's always worth a call Happy to Help
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About the neighbourhood
There are plenty of things to do in this area.
Go exploring in the local woodland area, where you can discover lots of wildlife and stunning scenery.
There are plenty of local restaurants, pubs and cafes to relax in and experience some of the friendly Northern Cul;ture.

Hire a bike and cycle around the beautiful area or just relax in your peaceful surroundings and breathe in teh fresh countryside air.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Durham Tees Valley: 15.0 km
Railway: Darlington: 12.0 km
Ferry: Tyne: 80.0 km
Nearest Train Station Darlington

Nearest Airports Durham Tees Valley
Newcastle International
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SPECIAL OFFER September 21st -28th £500 for 2 people, adjustable for more guests, saving £400,
SARAH 07976403996
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 48.0 km.
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