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Holmside | Beamish, Durham DH7 6EX, England
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Oak Cottage
Ranked #3 of 43 Durham B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We were very impressed !!..once we arrived we were shown to our beautifully appointed bedroom, of which there is only one!.. but the comfort, and the way the whole room is furnished is very ,very , very homely!.. the owners are friendly, helpful ,and welcoming, indeed we felt extremely well looked after. The breakfast was very good ,and the views... More 

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Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

What a wonderful, restful time we had at Oak cottage, just 20 minutes outside Durham and peace's own self. Our room was spacious, cosy and spotless and our hosts were attentive and gracious, making sure every aspect of making our stay perfect, was met. Our breakfast was fresh and delicious, looking out towards the trees and birds, woodpeckers, tits, jays... More 

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Crieff
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had a four night stay at Oak Cottage which is situated in a very quiet village. Kim and Mike are the perfect hosts and nothing is too much trouble for them. You receive a warm welcome on arrival and it continues from there. The room is lovely - en suite is excellent and everything is spotlessly clean; it is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Wonderful welcome. Superb bedroom with lots of space to relax. Breakfast was served in conservatory with views over the gardens. Hosts eagerly offered advice on places to eat and attractions in the area, giving directions as to how to find them. Would have no hesitation in recommending Oak Cottage.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We stayed with Kim & Mike for 7 Nights,They were Excellent hosts,they made us feel at home straight away. Breakfast was delicious, the vast view from the conservatory window and different species of bird that visit the garden added to the pleasant experience. The room was spacious and self sufficient, a lovely en-suite with walk in shower. We would definitely... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We were very well looked after by Kim and Mike during our 2 night stay. Our breakfasts were lovely, and the view of a lovely private green valley, full of song birds, started our days in very fine style. The closest city is Durham, which we think is lovely. Our only criticisms were probably irrelevant to the vast majority of... More 

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malta
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We cannot begin this review without thanking the charming hosts Kim and Mike for welcoming us in their nice cottage. Nice excellent BIG room with all facilities which one can expect. Apart from bed, tea & coffee facilities the room also has a nice spacious ensuite and also a couple of comfortable armchairs on which one can relax after a... More 

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Rivarennes
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

There is only 1 room at Oaklands which is spacious and spotlessly clean, with tea and coffee making facilities.A very quiet spot with welcoming hosts and an excellent breakfast overlooking a beautiful garden and open countryside. It was a bit of a drive to find an evening meal, especially in the dark along narrow country lanes, but we were given... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

Small B&Bs rarely come better than this. For only £50 per night, my wife and I spent 2 very comfortable nights here. Very pleasant comfortable and well equipped room. Kim and Mike are charming hosts and provide an excellent breakfast in their conservatory looking out into their lovely garden. Free WiFi is available, although connection in our room was a... More 

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16 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

A nice return visit. Lovely room, king size bed, free wifi, freeview, beautiful gardens, adorable hosts and the best English Breakfast. The only problem we were so relaxed we slept most of the time we were there. Will be back.

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Address: Holmside | Beamish, Durham DH7 6EX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 1

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