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Holiday Cottages In County Durham To Rent

Encompassing swathes of the North Pennines AONB and with its own section of Heritage Coast, County Durham is a northern gem. With plenty of countryside and fresh air to make the most of, this is a pretty spot for a cottage holiday.

County Durham is well known as home to the city of Durham. Complete with an impressive cathedral and plenty of events, this city is a popular spot for a short break. For those looking for some a little more rural and relaxing, there will be a slice of countryside to call your own. Pretty holiday cottages can be found dotted across the country, offering a peaceful retreat for your whole group. From seaside staycations to hiking in the North Pennines, there are beautiful views aplenty here.

County Durham Cottages

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Durham Cottage S24677

    Captivating Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S24677

    In a tranquil location overlooking the River Wear; an ideal location for walking or discovering hidden secrets at castles in the area.
    Overlooking the River Wear, these superb conversions of the barn, old byre and stables provide a wonderful...

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Barnard Castle Cottage S14766

    Delightful Barnard Castle Cottage

    Durham Barnard Castle

    S14766

    Why not make Castle Garden your kingdom during your stay in beautiful County Durham and admire the castle views as you relax in the conservatory?. A comfortable mid-terraced holiday home, situated in the oldest part of the ancient Teesdale market ...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Durham Cottage S24678

    Inviting Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S24678

    A lovely large barn conversion complete with swings for the children and shared use of a games room, there’s something for everyone.
    Overlooking the River Wear, these superb conversions of the barn, old byre and stables provide a wonde...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Richmond Cottage S15375

    Splendid Richmond Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Richmond

    S15375

    Set in award winning gardens this spacious holiday property is just a few minutes walk to the cobbled square in the centre of Richmond.
    A splendid holiday property set in magnificent gardens; first-prize holder in the Daily Mail 199...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Durham Cottage S24692

    Wonderful Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S24692

    A beautifully furnished 18th century cottage, complete with large enclosed garden and games room, ideal for families or friends celebrating a special occasion.
    Set in the heart of the ‘picture-postcard’ Anglo Saxon village of Wit...

    Sleeps 11

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Durham Cottage S24693

    Delightful Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S24693

    A beautifully furnished cottage, all on the ground floor, within easy reach of Beamish, Hadrian’s Wall and Derwent Reservoir.
    This elegant holiday cottage overlooking countryside is within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Corbrid...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Reeth Cottage S82753

    Wonderful Reeth Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Reeth

    S82753

    Retreat from everyday life and enjoy total tranquillity hidden away at S82753, simply relax or explore many footpaths from the door.
    S82753 is an 18th-century, semi-detached, former lead miner’s cottage situated adjacent to the owner&r...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Durham Cottage S24709

    Attractive Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S24709

    Ideal for a family break in County Durham, with plenty to do for all ages.

    No.2 Old Hall Cottage was originally the stables at The Old Hall. Byers Green is situated within 15 minutes’ drive of both the historic city of Durham wit...

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    • Big Cottages - Adorable Richmond Cottage S133333

    Adorable Richmond Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Richmond

    S133333

    S133333 is a cute and quirky 18C cottage sleeping 6 in 3 bedrooms with a beautiful garden situated on the high green in the picturesque Catterick Village, S133333 is one of the oldest in the village. This well-equipped cottage is light and airy...

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    • Big Cottages - Quaint Bishop Auckland Cottage S77518

    Quaint Bishop Auckland Cottage

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S77518

    Walkers and cyclists will love this location, or for those who enjoy some retail shopping, the city of Durham is just 30 minutes’ away.

    Hidden away in the stunning countryside of County Durham, S77518 is the perfect place from wh...

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Kirkby Stephen Cottage S38155

    Captivating Kirkby Stephen Cottage

    Cumbria Eden District Kirkby Stephen

    S38155

    This rural, period property enjoys a secluded location between the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District. It has both character and appeal with a wood burner in the lounge and an enclosed garden.
    S38155 is a fantastically remote, quintessent...

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely Brompton Cottage S98348

    Lovely Brompton Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Hambleton Brompton

    S98348

    This delightful cottage is a great choice for families to enjoy the wonderful North York Moors National Park and the Heritage Coast of Yorkshire.
    S98348 is located on the edge of the North York Moors National Park and just 10 miles from the ...

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely Newcastle Upon Tyne Apartment S123717

    Lovely Newcastle Upon Tyne Apartment

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    S123717

    Only 1½ miles from the beach front, perfect for those days in the sun.
    S123717 is ideal for those wishing to be beside the seaside in this friendly seaside town. Just over a mile from the lovely promenade and golden sandy beach which ...

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Hexham Lodge S127551

    Delightful Hexham Lodge

    Northumberland Hexham

    S127551

    St Ebba Lodge is within walking distance of the village of Ebchester and is within close proximity to historic Hadrian’s Wall.
    Nestled away in Northumberland along a country lane and with views across open fields, Vindomora Country Lod...

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Bishop Auckland Apartment S79365

    Luxury Bishop Auckland Apartment

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S79365

    The S79365 is conveniently located for exploring Bishop Auckland and the surrounding area with its many footpaths and cycle routes.
    The S79365 is packed with character and original features, and is on three levels. The property is quirky, in...

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    • Big Cottages - Excellent Fremington Cottage S140225

    Excellent Fremington Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Reeth, Fremington and Healaugh

    S140225

    In the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park this Grade II listed town house is surrounded by beautiful walks straight from the door.
    Ground Floor:
    Step to entrance.
    Living room: With electric log-...

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    • Big Cottages - Tasteful Stanhope Cottage S81523

    Tasteful Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S81523

    With fabulous views from every room, S81523 is in an ideal location for exploring the North Pennines and County Durham.
    Situated high up on a hill above Tunstall Reservoir, in a hidden valley on the edge of the North Pennines, S81523 is a fa...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Stanhope Cottage S14803

    Splendid Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S14803

    This fantastic family holiday home is set in an AONB offering lovely views of the charming village and river.
    This spacious fully modernised bungalow is situated on the outskirts of Frosterley in Upper Weardale in an AONB, in an elevated pos...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Durham Cottage S24679

    Splendid Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S24679

    Ground floor family-size accommodation with many walks to enjoy in England’s ’last wilderness’ and castles to be discovered.
    Overlooking the River Wear, these superb conversions of the barn, old byre and stables provide a w...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Brompton Cottage S14967

    Wonderful Brompton Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Hambleton District Brompton

    S14967

    This family cottage with hot tub, is ideally placed for walking or touring the North Yorkshire Dales and Durham Dales.
    A haven of luxury amidst peaceful meadowland, these two privately situated cottages enjoy beautiful views of the Cleveland...

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Bishop Auckland Cottage S26309

    Captivating Bishop Auckland Cottage

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S26309

    Explore the many attractions in the area, including Raby Castle, or simply relax in the garden with a chilled glass of wine.
    Situated in the picturesque Durham Dales, on the cusp of the Weardale Valley and with the river running right at the...

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely Stanhope Cottage S121187

    Lovely Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S121187

    The perfect cottage for small families with a four-legged friend, friends who enjoy holidaying together or couples wanting to treat themselves to a relaxing break.
    S121187 is perfect for small families and couples wanting to enjoy a quiet ro...

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    • Big Cottages - Tasteful Bishop Auckland Cottage S49908

    Tasteful Bishop Auckland Cottage

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S49908

    This large holiday home in the popular village of High Etherley offers unique accommodation in the heart of the Durham Dales.
    Situated just a couple of miles away from the popular town of Bishop Auckland in the small village of High Etherley...

    Sleeps 11

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Durham Cottage S90879

    Delightful Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S90879

    The Barn is impressive throughout. Standing detached, it has fabulous views across the countryside.
    The Barn is situated in the grounds of the owner’s farm where pure bred Aberdeen Angus cattle are raised, and is in a superb location. ...

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