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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 - Inviting Hexham Cottage S14582

    Inviting Hexham Cottage

    Northumberland Hexham

    S14582

    19th century farmhouse with games room, woodburning stove and lovely countryside views. Close to Hadrian’s Wall and Corbridge.
    This outstanding detached farmhouse with country views dates back to the 19th century and has been refurbish...

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    • Big Cottages - Adorable Bishop Auckland Cottage S82988

    Adorable Bishop Auckland Cottage

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S82988

    With so much to see and do from coast to country and city, one visit to S82988 just won’t be enough!. Marvene is a detached dormer bungalow in its own spacious, well tended grounds and situated towards the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. The bung...

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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 - Luxury Durham Cottage S101303

    Luxury Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S101303

    S101303 is ideally located for exploring Durham city with its famous cathedral and castle.
    S101303 is situated in a residential area with the owner living next door, and is just 3 miles away from the centre of the popular cathedral city of D...

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    • Big Cottages - Excellent Consett Cottage S105838

    Excellent Consett Cottage

    Durham Healeyfield Consett

    S105838

    Explore the Northumberland Heritage Coast, or spend the day sightseeing in Newcastle upon Tyne, which is just a short drive away.
    S105838 is set on a quiet street in Burnopfield, just off the high street and within easy walking distance of t...

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Brompton Cottage S84263

    Captivating Brompton Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Hambleton District Brompton

    S84263

    Enjoy country walks, castles, shopping or simply relax in the garden after a day exploring North Yorkshire and Durham.
    S84263 is a wonderfully converted 1850s farmhouse with a fabulous garden, patio and barbecue area where you can sit out an...

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Durham Cottage S24700

    Delightful Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S24700

    Just half an hour from Durham city yet located in idyllic countryside where guests have use of a games room, indoor pool and sauna.
    Bowlees Holiday Cottages are nestled on a hillside in the heart of County Durham, located a mile from the idy...

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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 - Delightful Stanhope Cottage S101134

    Delightful Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S101134

    Great for family or friends to get together, this spacious barn conversion is within easy reach of Durham and its many attractions.
    Bowlees Holiday Cottages are nestled on a hillside in the heart of County Durham, located a mile from the idy...

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    • Big Cottages - Gorgeous Durham Cottage S88932

    Gorgeous Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S88932

    S88932 is perfectly located to explore the historic city of Durham with its cathedral and 11th-century castle, a designated World Heritage Site.
    Perfectly located right at the heart of the peaceful village of Bishop Middleham, which boasts t...

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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 - 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 - Luxury Stanhope Cottage S86173

    Luxury Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S86173

    S86173 is ideal for larger families and groups to enjoy a visit to the Durham Dales and the many places of interest in County Durham.
    Bowlees Holiday Cottages are nestled on a hillside in the heart of County Durham, located a mile from the i...

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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 - 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 - Delightful Richmond Cottage S101592

    Delightful Richmond Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Richmond

    S101592

    This is the perfect base to explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park, historic Richmond on your doorstep and the Coast to Coast Walk to enjoy.
    The Green is a wonderful quirky 18th-century, terraced cottage in historic Richmond. The owners f...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Barnard Castle Cottage S14756

    Splendid Barnard Castle Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber Durham Barnard Castle

    S14756

    A magical setting close to the River Tees and Teesdale Way, an ideal base for visiting award winning gardens at Thorpe Hall.
    Set amidst the grounds of Thorpe Hall Estate, this is one of two charming properties that offer the perfect holiday ...

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    • Big Cottages - Cosy Hexham Lodge S127550

    Cosy Hexham Lodge

    Northumberland Hexham

    S127550

    Hadrian Lodge is ideal for families wishing to explore the Northumberland National Park and a perfect retreat after a busy day’s sightseeing.
    Nestled away in Northumberland along a country lane and with views across open fields, Vindom...

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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 - Superb Richmond Cottage S15378

    Superb Richmond Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Richmond

    S15378

    Set in the heart of the village, this converted barn lies 7 miles from Richmond with many attractions nearby.
    Situated in the village of Aldbrough St John, S15378 is the perfect holiday location for guests wishing to really explore the magni...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Middleton In Teesdale Cottage S128213

    Splendid Middleton-In-Teesdale Cottage

    Durham Middleton-in-Teesdale

    S128213

    This detached cottage with beautiful views is perfect for families or couples, who wish to explore the local walks, cycle routes and attractions.
    Standing proud and overlooking the river, S128213 is in a super location just outside the small...

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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 - Attractive Near Hexham Cottage S129223

    Attractive Near Hexham Cottage

    Northumberland Slaley

    S129223

    Complete with a private hot tub and fantastic views over the surrounding countryside, this detached barn conversion is ideal for up to eight guests.
    Ground Floor:
    Open plan living space: With patio doo...

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