Cottage to rent in Bolam, near Darlington - sleeps 3

THE STABLES Cottage, Bolam, near Darlington, County Durham, DL2 2UP.
Property Reference: MWB

Bedrooms - 2

Sleeps - 3

Bathrooms - 1

Pets welcome - 1

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THE STABLES Cottage
2 bedrooms, sleeps 3

Set in the unspoilt village of Bolam, this beautiful property, full of charm and character, makes the perfect romantic hideaway.

Perfectly located in the small, unspoilt village of Bolam, this beautiful single-storey holiday property, attached to the owner’s home, is in the ideal location for guests wishing to really explore the local area and surrounding counties. This quaint village is small and welcoming, and occupies a crest of high ground on the edge of the Tees basin with panoramic views into the Tees Vale. Guests will often see horses being ridden through the main street at any time of day and will be far away from any of the hustle and bustle of daily life. Ideal for guests wanting to enjoy a quiet romantic break, Bolam is peaceful and pretty, and is home to a village pub that serves food and drink, situated just a few hundred yards away from the cottage. There is also a Michelin starred restaurant that is located just 3 miles away too, making this the perfect excuse to enjoy a fabulous three course meal in top quality surroundings. Perfect for walkers, cyclists and ramblers, with plenty of walks, cycle paths, bridleways and established footpaths that pass through the village and beyond into some of the most picturesque countryside that County Durham has to offer.

Taking guests through unspoilt woodland, open fields and fabulous countryside, guests will be able to wander far and wide through some of the many small villages and towns that lie in the surrounding areas including Staindrop, Heighington, Cockfield, Evenwood, Little Newsham and Ingleton. For guests who enjoy a round of golf on their holiday, there is the perfect opportunity to visit one of the many surrounding golf courses, including Headlam Hall Country Hotel and Spa, and Bishop Auckland Golf Club. The pretty village of Staindrop is only a little over 8 miles away and is an ideal destination for a day trip. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and peppered with cafés, tea shops, pubs and a butchers, this is a great spot to enjoy a leisurely lunch and then a wander around Raby Castle, where visitors will have the pleasure of being able to catch a glimpse of over two hundred deers, comfortable in their natural habitat within the grounds of the estate and castle.

Only 14 miles away, the thriving and historic town of Barnard Castle is also a must see. There is a popular weekly farmers market offering local produce, as well as many various pubs, restaurants, shops and places of interest, including the ruins of the castle itself, along with a visit to the world famous Bowes Museum. Visit the cathedral city of Durham, which is only a 35-minute drive away, with an abundance of historic and popular attractions, including Durham Castle, Durham Cathedral and the River Wear. Durham is a city that is thriving all year round and is an ideal location for all ages, with many popular activities and shows to see and enjoy including the Lumiere Festival, jazz festival, book week, arts week and the theatre, as well as many designer boutiques and shops. Beach 25 miles. Shop 5 miles, pub and restaurant 100 yards.

Spacious, beamed living room with multi-fuel burner and wooden floor. Beamed kitchen with wooden floor. Double bedroom with 6ft zip & link bed (can be twin) and en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet, leading to single bedroom.

Extra Amenities

Multi-fuel burner - initial fuel included, therafter available locally Electricity, oil central heating, bed linen and towels includedTravel cotHigh chair32’’ Freeview TVDVDCDiPod dockMicrowaveWashing machineDishwasherFreezerWi-fiInternet connectionEnclosed lawned garden with patio, terrace and furnitureBarbecueParking (for 2 cars)Welcome packPet free of chargeNo smokingGround floor facilities.

Self-catering features

  • Barbecue
  • DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Main Fuel or Power incl.
  • Customers Choice 2015
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Romantic Getaways
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Cot Available
  • Luxury Collection
  • Washing Machine
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  • Parking - On Site
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