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Open plan living/dining room/kitchen | Harbut Law Holiday Cottages - The Cottage, Alston
  • Cottage
  • Alston
  • 28645

Harbut Law Holiday Cottages - The Cottage

8.7

out of 10

  • 4

  • 2

  • 1

  • 2

Pets stay free
Hot Tub
Wifi
Car parking on site

Delightful barn conversion, ideal location for touring the area, market town of Alston with its narrow gauge railway close by.

Ground Floor:
Open plan living space.
Living area:
With wood burner, Freeveiw TV, DVD player and CD player.
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Logs for wood burner included. No smoking.

All properties: Biomass central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. External utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer (shared). Barbecue available on request (shared). Hot tub (shared with other properties on-site on a rota basis). Bike store. Private parking for 1 car.

These three, 18th century barn conversions, (refs 80043, 28645, 28646) are located just 1 mile from the market town of Alston, one of the highest towns in the country and a charming backdrop to many a period film and TV series. Situated behind the owner’s home, these holiday cottages offer comfortable accommodation with their own sitting-out areas.
Guests have shared use of the hot tub where views can be enjoyed towards Mount Hooley and over the South Tyne Valley. The changing landscape throughout the seasons makes for picturesque views all year round. After a day out exploring this delightful area, what better way to soak those tired limbs and relax.
This is a good base for exploring Tynedale and the North Pennines by foot, bicycle or car, with many places of interest to visit, including Alston’s narrow gauge railway, Pennine Pottery and local crafts. The Pennine Way runs past the door, with walks in all directions. Alston, with its quaint cobbled main street, has a range of individual shops, character inns, restaurants and tea rooms. Within the area is an historical Roman fort and tourists will enjoy the museums, exhibitions and sites along Hadrian’s Wall. The Lake District, Beamish Museum, Newcastle, the Metro Centre, Carlisle and the Scottish Borders are all within driving distance. Ideal for families or friends to get together, these properties (red 80043, 28645 and 28646) can be booked together to accommodate up to 10 guests. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.

Features

Barbecue

Cycle Store

Dishwasher

Garden or Patio

Hot tub Privacy - Shared

Internet Connection

Open Plan

Parking - On Site

Pets Free of Charge

Pub within 1 mile

Romantic Getaways

Rural

Washing Machine

Woodburning Stove

Location

Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00

Pets

  • 2 pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels

Smoking

  • No smoking, please

Overall holiday experience

Based on 17 reviews

8.7

out of 10

Value for money

8.8

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort and Equipment

8.6

Location

9

Local amenities

8.2

Overall rating

8.7

  • Family

2

out of 10

Was not pet friendly as described. No enclosed area for dogs, they aren’t allowed up stairs or behind building. Shower area was pretty grotty. Place needs updated. We came home on the second day. All amenities locally were closed. Really was a waste of money.

10 Jul 2022

Rachel

  • Nottingham

  • Family - son over

8

out of 10

We really enjoyed our holiday and the scenery and weather where beyond expectations

28 Mar 2022

GEORGINA

  • Billericay

  • Couple

10

out of 10

Very cute cottage and just what we needed for a break away. Hosts were very welcoming and helpful The fact the cottage is just jn the middle of nowhere was just lovely. Thank you for it

20 Mar 2022

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