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Heron Cottage

7 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
Rental Home
Stone cottage built in 1862 situated in a pretty Anglo Saxon village. The cottage has views of open fields and river to the front. The oak beamed lounge has a large fireplace with woodburner which heats the water and central heating system. There is a large television in the lounge with soundbar comfy sofas to relax and unwind and listen to your favourite music or watch a dvd. The kitchen is fully equiped and you wiill find comp.tea,coffee,sugar & milk pods.Tea towels and washing up liquid also provided. Upstairs is a double bed and shower room all bedlinen and towels supplied plus comp toiletries The cottage is perfectly situated to enjoy the outstanding beauty of the Wear Valley 14 miles from Durham also a good location for Kynren....Stone cottage built in 1862 situated in a pretty Anglo Saxon village. The cottage has views of open fields and river to the front. The oak beamed lounge has a large fireplace with woodburner which heats the water and central heating system. There is a large television in the lounge with soundbar comfy sofas to relax and unwind and listen to your favourite music or watch a dvd. The kitchen is fully equiped and you wiill find comp.tea,coffee,sugar & milk pods.Tea towels and washing up liquid also provided. Upstairs is a double bed and shower room all bedlinen and towels supplied plus comp toiletries The cottage is perfectly situated to enjoy the outstanding beauty of the Wear Valley 14 miles from Durham also a good location for Kynren.More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Parking
Wi-Fi
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Private Yard
Cable/satellite TV
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

The cottage was so quaint, clean, comfy and welcoming. Everything you (and your dog!) needs for a cosy stay. Stan next door was so helpful and showed us how eveything worked. We found some wondeful local walks and dog friendly pubs/restaurants. We will definitely return...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank HotelInspector80
ellen g, VR Owner at Heron Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Thank you for your kind words. I am glad you enjoyed your stay in the area and at the cottage. And hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards Ellen

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Cottage was immaculate, was furnished to a high standard and had everything you could require. Lovely views over countryside and log burner was great. Stan next door who managed the property was very friendly and helpful and pointed out the nearby walks for the dog...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank cathmham
ellen g, VR Owner at Heron Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2018

Really pleased you liked the cottage and enjoyed some of the attractions the area has to offer. Look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Ellen

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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Loverly cottage Stan was a gem definitely go again everything you need great area log fire very cosy took our two dogs loved the walks

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Escape812252
ellen g, VR Owner at Heron Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hi Christine Pleased you all enjoyed your stay at the cottage. I hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards Ellen

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage. Everything we needed and dog friendly. Very clean and really close to kynren which is a must do. Lots of lovely little touches and very helpful owner and keyholder. Thanks for a great stay just what we needed.More

Date of stay: August 2018
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ellen g, VR Owner at Heron Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thank you very much for your review. Kynren is an amazing experience and only a short distance from the cottage. We try to look after both our 2 legged and 4 legged guests with little treats. I am pleased you enjoyed visiting the area and...More

Reviewed February 22, 2018

A lovely cosy cottage with a well equipped kitchen and large double bedroom and the wine and chocolates left for us for valentines by the owner was a lovely gesture. Excellent value for money!

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Dawn B
ellen g, VR Owner at Heron Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2018

Thank you for your kind words. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Regards Ellen

About the Owner
ellen g
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2017
Interaction with guests
The property manager will be there to welcome you and show you how to operate woodburner etc. He will answer any questions re directions to supermarkets places of interest etc. The wifi code is displayed in the cottage and there are tourist brochures for your information. There is also a selection of cds dvds and games . For guests with dogs there are walks right on the doorstep. Fuel surcharge 1st Nov thro 30th April £5per night payable on arrival. .
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About the neighborhood
300mtrs away Low Barns nature reserve. Beautiful walks right on the doorstep. The village has 2 pubs and no shops nearest supermarket 5 mins drive. The river wear a 5 min. walk will lead you to Witton Castle. The beautiful city of Durham 14 miles via the market town of Crook is well worth a visit river trips and walks great eating places and majestic buildings. 2 miles from Kynren.
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No bus service.
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