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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped here for four nights whilst our daughter graduated from Durham University. The hosts Kim and Mike are the most delightful couple you could wish to meet and nothing is too much trouble for them. Their 'house' is wonderful, the room is spacious and clean and the garden is alive with birds of all types, our daughter got a photo... More 

Thank golfish2015
OakC0ttage, Owner at Oak Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your generous review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. You were lovely guests and we were delighted to share our home with you. Thanks Best wishes Kim & Mike More 

Hartley Wintney, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hosts are delightful and were very welcoming. They pointed me in the direction of dinner in a neighbouring village and were spot on with warnings about portion sizes. Breakfast was fantastic (no need for lunch) and the unfolding entertainment of feeding birds of all types was just fantastic.

Thank Kathie B
Worcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Lovely comfortable place run by lovely warm friendly people. Bedroom has it all. Nice clean bed, two comfy chairs, tv, ensuite with shower. A little out of the way for a trip to Durham but well worth the travel and only 15 minutes in the car. We ate in the Kings Head which was about a 10 minute drive away,... More 

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Picked this B&B blind from a search site, what a delight. The owners were the most helpful and obliging we have ever come across, the room was really comfortable and well appointed with armchairs to watch tv, tea and coffee facilities, nice en suite shower room.free wifi in the room. Delicious Breakfast served in the conservatory with beautiful views over... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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250 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

This was our second stay at Oak Cottage, which gave us a welcome stop-over on our way from Northumberland back to Essex. The lovely owners are very welcoming and genuinely seem to enjoy meeting new people and looking after them. The bedroom was very comfortable; the decor traditional. Breakfast was one of the highlights. Not just because of the lovely... More 

Thank CityBoy50
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

We stayed 2 nights at the Oak Cottage, had a nice big room with very modern bathroom and lovely views into the garden in the morning, during breakfast. Very pleasant, helpful hosts. One thing that really affected the stay was the mattress in the bed, it was really hard and we had problems sleeping on it - Would be good... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

My wife and I stayed one night with Mike and Kim on our way up to Edinburgh. We had a lovely large room and separate bathroom at the top of the stairs, both of which were spotlessly clean. Comfy armchairs were in the room, tea/coffee making facilities, TV and a good selection of brochures on local attractions. Delicious cooked breakfast... More 

Thank serafis
Crewe, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Lovely peaceful place to stay. People very friendly,and welcomed you into their home. Breakfast table facing the many birds and wildlife which appear in the garden,whilst sitting in a cozy conservatory.

Thank Gaynor M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Everything you could ever want in a Restful nights stay away. Great location out of town enough to be really quiet, comfy bed and very clean accommodation throughout. The view from the breakfast room tops off the wonderful cooked breakfast and home made marmalade on toast. It is enough to make you change your holiday plans and stay longer!

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We had a lovely peaceful and memorable stay at Oak Cottage. The accommodation was warm, tasteful, spotless and comfortable. Mike and Kim are also warm friendly hosts who go the extra mile to ensure you have a wonderful stay. They are very knowledgeable about the local area and gave us some good tips about eating out and places to visit.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spacious Double/Twin En-suite. Countryside location.Garden with many Wild Birds with direct access to lovely Woodland Walks. Easy reach for Beamish Museum, Durham, Newcastle/Gateshead & AIM. Major Credit Cards accepted. Local Inns and choice of Food all within easy reach. Car Parking on site. Welcome Hosts Voted 4th in the UK by Laterooms "Simply The Guest" Awards 2015 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oak Cottage

Address: Oak Cottage Holmside | Beamish, Durham DH7 6EX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
Price Range: $69 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
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