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River Cottage

River Room
13 reviews
River Room
East View
West Terrace View
Conservatory/River Room
Kitchen Island
Entrance Hall
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 4
Wetroom Bath
Wetroom Shower
Utility Room
West River View
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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:25%
Response Time:Within a day
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English first
Perth, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 16 February 2018 for a stay in December 2017

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 Tree and other decorations. We considered ourselves very lucky to have had such a beautiful...

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 for a stay in February 2017

"WOW!!" Is what my mum and dad said as we walked through the door of the cottage. We booked it for a long weekend to celebrate my dads 70th birthday as a surprise and we were not disappointed. The cottage had everything we needed and more. Absolute luxury with such great attention to detail. Sarah was friendly contactable and made...

Deb W
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

High spec bungalow, modern with everything you need for a wonderful relaxing holiday, I loved having my cup of tea over looking the beautiful river, and was treated to the family of otters, mother and two pups, playing and fishing for an hour, it was just delightful. My teenagers loved the bungalow with fast wifi, and movie channel TV, the...

  • 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)
  • 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
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 9:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Fulls
    3 Twins
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R 2 714
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R 15 268
8 Jun 2018 -
16 Jun 2018
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13 Jul 2018 -
21 Jul 2018
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£1 080
31 Aug 2018 -
9 Sep 2018
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Additional Rate and Availability Information

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
LOCAL EVENTS: www.teesdalediscovery.com/extract_events.php?action=Display&listing_type=

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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