Ideally situated in the picturesque village of Wolsingham, gateway to the Durham Dales, Corner Cottage is perfect for couples looking for a peaceful and relaxing break in County Durham and further afield.
Things to See and Do
On the edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Wolsingham is at the heart of County Durham.
The county is packed with history and heritage - find out what life was like in North East England at Beamish Museum, learn about the beginnings of the Railways at Locomotion, the National Railway Museum at Shildon, and experience the county's lead mining industry at Killhope high up in the Durham Dales. The magnificent Durham Cathedral and Castle World Heritage Site is a must see on any visit to County Durham. The Bowes Museum in Barnard Castle, houses fantastic fine and decorative art collections. Corner Cottage is ideally located for visiting fantastic events like Kynren (June-Sept)....and don't forget the return of Lumiere, the UK's largest light festival, to Durham this November.
If you are looking for outdoor adventure, you’ll find breathtaking views on walking and cycling routes right on the doorstep in the Durham Dales and North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – a picture-perfect landscape of moors, hills, valleys and rivers – and home to High Force, one of England’s most impressive waterfalls.
Wolsingham is now a fully accredited member of the Walkers are Welcome scheme. Find out more information at www.walkersarewelcome.org.uk
Corner Cottage's location makes it a great base for visiting an variety of amazing places further afield including Durham's Heritage Coast, Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland National Park, the Yorkshire Dales, the Lake District, the east coast and York.
The cottage dates back to the early 1800's and is well equipped with modern facilities, gas central heating throughout provided by a combi boiler, smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
A tastefully furnished lounge with leather suite, exposed beams, gas fire, Smart TV, DVD player and free Wi-Fi, Sony Hi Fi system with Radio/ CD/ MP3 player and charger for USB devices.
The dining room has a solid oak dining table seating four, and an oak console table with matching mirror.
The kitchen has modern units with bar stools, Bosch electric oven, gas hob, microwave, slow cooker, dish washer, fridge freezer and a Bosch Tassimo coffee machine.
The bedroom has an extremely comfortable Super King divan bed which can be converted into 2 x 3ft twin beds. Hypoallergenic bed linen is provided. The bedroom also has the original fireplace.
The bathroom is part tiled with a quality modern bathroom suite with shower over bath and solid white oak flooring. Towels are provided along with complimentary toiletries.
At the rear of the cottage garden furniture is provided to enjoy the enclosed walled garden which is shared with the owners next door.
There is ample free parking next to the village green a short walk from the cottage.
Our first visit here and thoroughly enjoyed it! Jean and Ramsay very welcoming and great hosts. Reccommend Beamish Museum for a visit and the butcher in the village for excellent meat. Very relaxing holiday.
Ann and Gordon, Cheshire
Our second but definitely not our last visit to this delightful cottage. Jean and Ramsay are perfect hosts and make you feel at home. Lots to see and do, Cragside well worth a visit! Thanks once again for a wonderful stay.
Pauline and Peter, Cumbria.
A lovely cottage, clean and comfortable with a great bed! Jean and Ramsay are very welcoming.
5 star all round *****!
Karen and David, West Yorkshire
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Corner Cottage||from £285.00 to £370.00 per unit per week|
*Short breaks available from £65 per night (minimum of 3 nights).
- Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2019
- Regional and Miscellaneous Walkers are Welcome 2019 2019
- Visit Britain We're Good To Go 2020
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Very Good1
- jacat116Bradford, United KingdomMrsFriday, 3rd January 2020Spent a lovely few days in Wolsingham. Ideal site for us to go walking and sightseeing. We also managed some star gazing which was fabulous. The cottage had everything we needed and Jean and Ramssy... Read full review
- Stuart CFive star accommodationThursday, 20th August 2020Clean and comfortable the hosts were very friendly and helpful would recommend to anyone and there is plenty of places to visit Read full review
- N335VJnicolasbWolsingham, United KingdomMrSaturday, 28th November 2020OUTSTANDING!!!! AWESOME!!!! AMAZING!!! SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL!!! Wow what a find this one was - from start to finish the whole experience was magical!!!! Jean & Ramsay were (as Tina Turner sang) simply... Read full review
Parking & Transport
- Off site parking
- WiFi Available
|2021 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2021)|
|2021 (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)|
* Weekly breaks start Fridays. Short breaks also available.