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

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    143
  • Very Good
    75
  • Average
    12
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • John T
    Waterlooville, England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Bowlees
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 28th October 2018
    We visited twice on a recent holiday to Teesdale, with our 2 grandchildren. Both times the cafe was excellent and good for children. The river proved popular with the children despite the... Read full review
  • Dream12057952982
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A fine place for a brew!
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th November 2018
    Been here many times over the last few years usually after a stunning walk along the river tees to high force and back. Great location with good food served by nice people. Read full review
  • vwpolomk3
    Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Day out with Grandchildren
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 9th December 2018
    There is some great things to do with your young family here a muddy kitchen , some old pallets and sink that looks like a kitchen all built at toddler height some old pots and pans and a stream... 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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