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Holiday Cottages In Durham To Rent

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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 - 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 - 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 - Superb Durham Cottage S24690

    Superb Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S24690

    This large detached house was originally the village school and was totally renovated to provide good quality, well appointed and well equipped holiday accommodation. Situated just off the front street of Frosterley, on the same site as ref 772...

    Sleeps 15

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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Gorgeous Consett Cottage S6773

    Gorgeous Consett Cottage

    Durham Healeyfield Consett

    S6773

    S6773 is one of a group of seven holiday cottages converted from old mine offices in the hamlet of Ruffside near to Edmundbyers in County Durham. The cottage is made up three bedrooms and two bathrooms and has an open plan living area with a kitch...

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Barnard Castle Rental S3975

    Luxury Barnard Castle rental

    Durham Barnard Castle

    S3975

    S3975 is situated in Eggleston, near Barnard Castle. The cottage sleeps five people and has two double bedrooms, one single bedroom, a bathroom, a fitted kitchen with a small dining area and a sitting room with a woodburner and a dining area. Outs...

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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 - Charming Stanhope Cottage S81917

    Charming Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S81917


    Ideally located for walkers and cyclists, S81917 is detached and only 25 yards from the friendly village pub in St John’s Chapel. With its open fires and outside space, it offers plenty of comfort for all ages. This is the perfect ...

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    • Big Cottages - Beautiful Bishop Auckland Apartment S50548

    Beautiful Bishop Auckland Apartment

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S50548

    All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x built-in single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, breakfast bar (seats 3) and sitting area with woodburner.

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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 - Charming Durham Cottage S87833

    Charming Durham Cottage

    Durham

    S87833

    Only 3 miles from the centre of Durham, S87833 is an end terraced cottage in the small village of New Brancepeth with easy access to the city. Durham is one of the most historic cities in England with lots of attractions and places to explore i...

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    • Big Cottages - Tasteful Stanhope Cottage S14815

    Tasteful Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S14815

    Lovely views surround this detached, stone-built holiday home, set in pretty gardens of half an acre, opposite a wood with footpaths and abundant wildlife. It lies on a hillside above the village of Middleton-in-Teesdale, 1 mile, which has a go...

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    • Big Cottages - Gorgeous Barnard Castle Cottage S14772

    Gorgeous Barnard Castle Cottage

    Durham Barnard Castle

    S14772

    A exceptional converted chapel featuring stained glass windows and ornate ceilings, a unique holiday home for a large get-together.
    An exceptional converted chapel featuring many original features including stained glass windows and ornate c...

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - Cosy Stanhope Cottage S14821

    Cosy Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S14821

    S14821 is situated within its own private, formal grounds and is a wing of the owners’ house, which stands in an elevated position enjoying delightful views over the gardens to the spectacular Dales countryside. An imposing, rural family reside...

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    • Big Cottages - Tasteful Stanhope Cottage S50628

    Tasteful Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S50628


    Nestled away in the quiet village of Frosterley in County Durham, S50628 can be described as a real gem of a cottage. Dating back to 1840 the semi-detached cottage was once used as the office for quarry workers wanting to take the steam t...

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