Westgate, County Durham


A delightful bolthole in the heart of the village with so much to see explore and enjoy on your doorstep. There are plenty of footpaths and cycle trails meandering through the beautiful Durham Dales and North Pennines an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. You can visit Beamish Open Air Museum which tells the story of life in the Northeast from 1820 to the 1940s. The bustling city of Durham is slightly further afield and is home to the magnificant Cathedral the university Botanic Gardens and Oriental Museum. Other highlights include the dark skies for star gazing the abundance of wildlife and wild flowers in this region. On entering this pretty and welcoming holiday cottage you will find yourself in the entrance hall hang up your coats take off your shoes and boots your holiday has begun. Venture into the tastefully decorated lounge with plenty of comfy seating and Smart TV and information that has been provided on things to do in the area. This is an ideal place to relax in front of the wood burner after a lovely day discovering this beautiful area. Head through into the charming kitchen/diner you will find it fully equipped with electric oven and hob washer/dryer dishwasher fridge/freezer coffee machine and microwave a great place to enjoy dining together and plan your next day s adventure. Head up the cottage staircase to the first floor where you will find two cosy bedrooms one king-size and one double. You will also find the bathroom on this floor with shower and WC. Stepping outside you will find a small courtyard seating area to enjoy a morning coffee. Off the courtyard is a games room with bike storage pool table table football dart board board games and seating and off to the right of the courtyard some stone steps lead up to the attractive BBQ area with table and chairs to enjoy al fresco dining or simply relax with a good book. There is roadside parking available subject to availability more roadside parking is available slightly further afield from the property.

Accommodation Overview

Sleeps: 4

Bedrooms: 2

Pets: 2

Arrival Day: Fri


  • Enclosed garden / patio
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Internet access
  • Games / Play facilities
  • Pub nearby
  • Fishing onsite / nearby
  • Romantic
  • Family friendly
  • Towels included
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair available

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