Situated on the outskirts of Durham, this cosy and tastefully furnished single-level holiday cottage is an ideal base for exploring the fantastic countryside and culture of the beautiful North East.
The Old Stables Cottage 1 is a beautifully furnished holiday cottage located within the picturesque hamlet of Knitsley, on the outskirts of Co Durham. The cottage has been awarded 5 stars from visit England. One of a collection of three holiday cottages, this property sleeps four guests in 2 well appointed bedrooms, a kingsize and a twin room. The family bathroom, is well appointed with shower over bathtub, toilet and basin. The property is tastefully furnished and decorated, with an open plan layout for the kitchen, dining and living areas. The cottage benefits from being on one level and accepts one well behaved dog. With a beautiful garden to the back of the property area overlooking the magnificent rolling fields of County Durham this cottage is an ideal place to get away from it all.
Perfect for walkers, ramblers and cyclists of all levels, you will find many established public footpaths, cycle paths and bridleways that lead from Knitsley into the heart of Co Durham and through the Durham Dales. The cottage offers a secure cycle store and even a paddock and stable is available on request.
The award winning Knitsley Farm shop and cafe is just a short drive from the cottage, serving delicious home cooked food including their award winning breakfast and Sunday Lunch. The farm shop has its own bakery and butchery section, as well as a wide range of local goods to buy.
Just along the road from the cottage is the Old Mill Pub and Restaurant which has been tastefully converted from old converted Mill House. Serving food from 12-9, 7 days a week, it is an ideal place to stop off to refuel after a day of exploring Co Durham.
Beamish Museum, the world famous open air museum, tells the story of life in the north east through the 1820s, 1900s and 1940s. The museum is just 20 minutes away by car and is a great place for families or couples and if you are visiting us with your dog, the great news is, Beamish allows dogs into the Museum too! When you stay at The Old Stables, you will receive 25% off discount vouchers for Beamish within your welcome pack - a great saving!
This cottage accepts one well behaved dog.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.