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Coves House and Weardale Outdoor Centre

Coves House Estate, Bishop Auckland DL13 3BG, England
01388529354
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Owner description: Coves House and the Weardale Outdoor Centre offers a unique attraction in the area which offers rural education and skills training in a country house... more » Owner description: Coves House and the Weardale Outdoor Centre offers a unique attraction in the area which offers rural education and skills training in a country house setting. House and grounds also available for hire for events and dinners. « less
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English first
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Attended a three hour knitting workshop booked via Living Social Deals. Ann, the teacher, was very patient and obviously an expert at knitting. The class had a lovely friendly atmosphere. I really enjoyed learning how to knit again. Ann volunteered her home phone number in case my first attempts ended in disaster and i needed advice. Such a lovely lady.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012 via mobile

The staff are very friendly and the surroundings are amazing

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

Weardale provided exactly the right atmosphere for our country retreat. Consummate host, roaring fire, hearty grub - couldn't really have asked for more.

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Thirsk, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

I've been lucky enough to visit Coves House a number of times and it is one of my favourite places in the North East. Everyone at the house and centre are very friendly and welcoming and the views are breathtaking. I wholeheartedly recommend a visit to anyone!

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Whitby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

This was an exceelent weekend. The views from the centre are amazing and the accomodation we were provided with was excellent. The staff are friendly and approachable and they will adapt their packages to your needs. This is an excellent location for outdoor activities or team building weekends. I will definitely be staying again.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Breath taking panoramic views surround the estate helping to clear your lungs from the smog of city life. A beautiful house with a fantastic host who indulged us with a 5 course feast! For a fun packed hen weekend with a difference this is the place to go! Off road driving, laser tag shooting and gossiping by the fire into... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Will Parker is the perfect host. He strikes the perfect balance between militant organisation and making you feel at ease and well looked after. Coves is simply beautiful. It was my first time in that part of the world and Coves seems to humbly boast all the quirks and characteristics of the desirable English countryside. Friends, fresh air and an... More

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