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Black Dog House - Westgate - North Pennines - UK

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Split Wood - 5 mins walk Kitchen with all add ons
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4.0 of 5 stars
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10 reviews
Split Wood - 5 mins walk
Kitchen with all add ons
Comfy Sitting Room with large log fire
Sleigh bed master bedroom - 17 Seconds
Twin room facing North to the hills and church
The hill behind - 10 mins
Attic for all the smalls
The hill over the other side - 15 minutes - rainbow not guaranteed
Westgate from the north
High Force Waterfall - 25 minuts
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Durham, County Durham, England
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Fechti F
Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 for a stay in December 2015

Black Dog House is a welcoming,cosy, comfortable home from home providing ideal accommodation for a larger party.We spent a brilliant December week with family . We even had half a day of snow. Great ambience - blazing log fire and woodburner. Children's playground opposite and super walks from Cottage door.15 mins to the Weardale Railway Polar Express trip and Stanhope....

Management response:

Thanks for your review Anje, and so glad you enjoyed your stay. I'll pass on your kind thoughts to Linda the Housekeeper, and we have now indeed sorted the sticky locks. look forward to hopefully seeing you another time. All the best, Martin


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Lesley C
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Excellent home Black Dog House very well equipped all you need, ample space. Fabulous log fire of an evening. Unfortunately rained most of the time we where there but didn't stop us still got out walking every day, our little dog had great fun. Visit the pub across the road is a must very welcoming and they do great food,...

Management response:

Many thanks Lesley and glad all had a good time and big plates of grub. Sorry I couldn't order better weather, but as you say, it is grand just to be out in such beautiful unspoilt countryside; sometimes the weather seems to enhance it! Would love to see you back and would happily give a nice discount for a returning...


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Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

Well, what can I say? Yet another fabulous week away at our favourite house in our favourite place. We had a fantastic time as usual...comfy beds, toasty hot heating, wonderful open fire and lots if fun and games. Lush food in the pub across the road and they even put up with us all arriving in our PJs! Can't wait...

Management response:

You'll always be more than welcome Angela, PJ's or otherwise. Nice discount for the summer time visit if you're up for it.


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
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How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 37.3 mi
Railway: Durham main line: 27.3 mi
Ferry: Newcastle: 46.0 mi
One hour and 35 miles from Penrith off the M6, or Durham up the A1 (M), or 40 minutes south of Hexham. A car is likely best way to get here, and best for enjoying the local area. Any other queries, do be in touch.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 39.8 mi.
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