Bowlees Visitor Centre

Bowlees
Newbiggin
County Durham
DL12 0XF

Tel: +44 01833 622145

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Guide Prices

Car parking (small voluntary charge) is available at the nearby picnic area.

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousNorth East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold North East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

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TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018
  • Excellent
    154
  • Very Good
    77
  • Average
    12
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • Jill H
    Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fab food on a freezing day
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 7th May 2019
    Called in with a friend and dogs after a chilly walk around Low Force. Spacious dog friendly cafe serving beautiful food scrumptious sausage and crispy thick bacon. The information centre was clean... Read full review
  • 321KSG
    Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Excellent
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 12th May 2019
    Good strong coffee, fresh warm scones straight out of the oven to sit in a lovely well presented building in a lovely part of the world - great stuff Read full review
  • maxinekbrown
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lovely find
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 19th May 2019
    We walked from High Force and were ready for a stop so finding this place was great. Home made cakes and friendly staff. The blueberry & nectarine cake was scrumptious and my husband has a scone we... Read full review

Facilities

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free) - Donation requested.

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - also allowed downstairs in visitor centre - includes cafe

Access Information

Opening Times

2019 (16 Feb 2019 - 30 Sept 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* Shorter hours and weekend working may be introduced between Oct - Dec. Please confirm before visit 01833 622145

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Barnard Castle take B6277 north west through Middleton in Teesdale. Visitor Centre is on right just past Newbiggin.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest railway station is Darlington Station.

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