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Toby Hill Farm Holiday Cottage

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Eggleston, Barnard Castle, Durham, England
A warm welcome awaits you in this recently converted high quality cow byre and hayloft. This 4 star, Gold Award, superb cottage is situated on our working farm and is set in the heart of beautiful Teesdale. It sleeps 4 in two high standard en-suite bedrooms (and a possible further 2 on a double sofa bed in the lounge area. Also1 'put up' bed also available on request - a charge may apply for extra guests). The cottage features oak and wood beams throughout and has all the facilities required for a comfortable and relaxing holiday. Downstairs is open plan with a modern kitchen. dining area and a downstairs cloakroom with toilet and washbasin. Sit in the lounge by the woodburning stove and enjoy the magnificent views across the Teesdale valley, through the south facing patio doors. There is a TV/DVD with Freesat, also a CD/Radio/iP... Read more
Listing #HL322464
About the Owner
Sheila T
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Interaction with guests
We will be there to welcome you and show you to the cottage. We are on hand when needed and can advise you on things to do, places to visit or dine out in this beautiful Teesdale valley.
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Cottage and location are both fantastic. The owners are incredibly friendly and helpful, making it a relaxing and enjoyable stay. We keep returning and each time, it's as perfect as the last. A great place to stay.

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank V and T J
Marg021, VR Owner at Toby Hill Farm Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. It is a great pleasure to welcome you both back to stay with us each time! See you later in the year! Thanks again Sheila & Neil

Reviewed 29 August 2016

What a beautiful place to stay. Toby Hill Farm Cottage is a very comfortable self catering cottage, set in gorgeous countryside. The cottage is really well equipped and spotlessly clean. Everything is of such a high standard, it felt like we were the first to...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank JET181976
Marg021, VR Owner at Toby Hill Farm Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Thank you so much for a lovely review. It was a pleasure to have such a lovely family to stay! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay in our cottage finding it well equipped for your holiday! Hope we can welcome you back again in...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2016

We booked this cottage for a long weekend away with out children as a surprise. I can honestly say there is nothing we can fault about this cottage. Friendly and helpful owners, well equipped, beautiful location. The list could go on. The extras provided and...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank Rachel T
Marg021, VR Owner at Toby Hill Farm Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2016

Hi Rachel Thank you so much for leaving such a lovely review! It is very much appreciated. It was lovely to meet you and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! We are delighted that you found our cottage to be well...More

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    1 Sofa
    1 King
    3 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Low Season
Short breaks available Minimum 3 nights
Arrival/Departure days Friday or Monday
Weekend 3 night break Friday - Monday
Weekday 3/4 night break Monday - Friday

Changeover day - Friday or Monday
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About the neighbourhood
There are some lovely places to dine at nearby Inns & Restaurants. Toby Hill is situated in glorious countryside with beautiful uninterrupted views across the green fields to the river below. Ideally situated for walking from the doorstep. Bring your cycles, a great area for cycling, we have a lockable store! Also, lovely quiet, scenic drives all around this area. Visit High Force, Englands highest waterfall, Killhope Mining Centre, The wonderful Bowes Museum, Raby Castle, Barnard Castle, Beamish Museum and lots more, all within an hour away. There are farm shops & quaint market towns nearby. Swimming pool and play areas for children locally.
Getting around
A car is advisable to get the most from your stay. Although some of our guest prefer to leave their car and go walking or cycling each day on the numerous tracks and walks from the farm gate. There is a limited bus service which runs up and down the dale. Nearest train stations are Darlington & Durham.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle Airport 1 hr/ The Durham Tees Valley Airport 45mins: 60.0 km
Railway: Darlington: 40.0 km
Ferry: North Shields: 65.0 km
From South A1 to Scotch Corner. Then A66 to Barnard Castle. Then B6278 towards Middleton in Teesdale.
From South West M6 to Tebay, then take road to Kirby Stephen/Brough/Middleton in Teesdale then take road towards Eggleston
From North East A1 to Spennymoor. Then towards Bishop Auckland/Staindrop/Eggleston
From North West M6 to Penrith, Then A66 to Barnard Castle. Then B6278 towards Middleton in Teesdale
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 65.0 km.
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