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Sunrise Cottage - delightful old cottage with garden and sauna

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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Nenthead, Cumbria, England
Sunrise Cottage is a comfortable well-equipped cottage in the North Pennines overlooking the Nent valley and Nenthead, one of England’s highest villages at over 1400 feet. It is just a mile from the Nenthead Mines Heritage Centre and only 25 miles from Hadrians Wall. It is set in superb walking country with a variety of footpaths to suit all abilities (including the Pennine Way) within easy reach. The small market town of Alston and the South Tynedale Railway are only about 4 miles away.
Listing #HL8466042
About the Owner
Pippa B
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2014
Interaction with guests
We live next door and are usually available if you need any help or information. If we are out or away we can always be contacted by mobile or email.
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a 4 day stay here with our 2 dogs. Beautiful, fully equipped, cottage with everything necessary for a real home from home feel. Comfortable and cosy. Very dog friendly. Numerous walks from the door. Within easy walking distance of the local dog...More

Thank skeldv
Management response:Responded 30 June 2018

We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you for being perfect guests and leaving the cottage so clean and tidy. We hope to see you again so you can use the fire! Repeat bookers get 10% discount!

Reviewed 26 April 2018

My partner and I stayed here last weekend. It’s a lovely 200 year old cottage in a fabulous location, with beautiful walks on your doorstep, and all the amenities you could need, including a sauna! The closest town is Alston, that is steeped in history,...More

Thank stevecapricorn
Management response:Responded 28 April 2018

Thank you Steve! We're pleased you enjoyed Sunrise Cottage and its surroundings and hope to see you return one day. We'd also like to thank you for leaving everything so clean and tidy - it was a pleasure to have you staying!

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Sunrise Cottage is a superb cottage in a superb location for exploring northern England, both to the east and west and Pippa and John were great hosts. Upon our arrival we were shown around the cottage by Pippa and she explained where things were to...More

Thank Jon F
joppa2016, VR Owner at Sunrise Cottage - delightful old cottage with garden and sauna, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review - we always enjoy having guests who appreciate what our rural setting has to offer. It's also nice to get recommendations for places to visit that we've not yet been to - we've put Cragside on our list!...More

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Dogs must be notified at time of booking. We allow up to 2 dogs at a time at a cost of £25 per dog per week
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Queen
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 896 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
There is a pub and a restaurant in the village - just over a mile away - and several pubs and places to eat in Alston. Alston is reputedly the highest market town in the country and has a cobbled main street, several speciality shops, a Spar, a Co-op, pharmacy, butcher, baker, post office and two filling stations. Nenthead has the Mines Heritage Centre and Alston is home to the South Tyne Railway and the Hub Heritage Transport Museum.

Sunrise is set in superb walking country and bike hire is available in Nenthead. Hadrians Wall and several Roman forts are all within easy distance.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 47.0 km
Railway: Carlisle: 40.0 km
From Alston take the road to Nenthead and turn left after Nent Hall. Follow the road for about a mile, past Greenends and Rock House and we are the next house after the field. Park outside Sunrise and come to Valley View for the key.
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