County Durham is in the North East of England and is a land of wide-open spaces, miles of beaches and one of England’s most beautiful cities. Self Catering Cottages in County Durham are available to hire all year round and they can sleep from two to eight people. This is a great way to spend time with a group of friends or with your partner on a romantic break. Stay for a long weekend or for a couple of weeks and take in the stunning sights of County Durham.
The cottages are situated in various locations such as in the countryside, in a village, on the coast and in a city. They are very reasonably priced and most are pet friendly. Self Catering Cottages in County Durham are furnished and decorated to very high standards to make this holiday extremely comfortable. You will find a fully fitted kitchen, spacious living areas and all mod cons such as a flat screen television fitted with Freeview, a DVD and CD player.
Use the cottage as a base from which to go out and explore this wonderful and diverse region. If you like walking you can visit the North Pennines, which is a Designated Area of Outstanding Beauty and here, you will find High Force, which is England’s highest waterfall. For a long distance walk you could try the Weardale Way, which starts at Wearhead, the source of the River Wear, and follows it to the North Sea in Sunderland.
Beamish Museum is great fun and provides a glimpse of life in the 1800s. This is a living museum and you can walk down a street with a pub, shops and even a mine. The Castle and Cathedral dominate the City of Durham. There are lots of independent shops, cafes and bars. This university town has been given the status of a World Heritage Site.
Self Catering Cottages in County Durham are like a home from home. After a day out exploring you can return to the comfort of the cottage, crack open the wine and put your feet up.