Old Queen's Head

Wolsingham near Durham, Yorkshire Dales - North (Ref. 916004)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

Features

  • Smoke-free
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

The Old Queen's Head is a second floor apartment, within an old coaching house in the centre of Wolsingham, in the North Pennine Durham Dales.

This beautifully decorated, self-catering apartment provides everything you need for an enjoyable, comfortable holiday, making a lovely place to relax and rest between exploring all that Wolsingham and the surrounding area has to offer, and just a short walk from an array of pretty shops, pubs and restaurants.

There is one comfortable bedroom with an en-suite shower room and an open plan living area with a well-equipped kitchen, lovely dining area and comfy sitting area.

Why not go exploring in nearby Hamsterley Forest, hire a bike or a horse for the day and discover the beauty of nature at its finest?

A short drive from Wolsingham will take you to a host of exciting local attractions including Barnard Castle, Bowes, High Force and Durham Cathedral.

A little further afield are the delights of the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales or the Northumberland Heritage Coastline, or you can simply enjoy the hospitality of the town of Wolsingham.

This charming apartment is perfect for couples to take a relaxing and romantic break with stunning countryside nearby.

Accommodation

All second floor. One king-size double bedroom with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV with FreeSat, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking on a first come, first served basis within 2 mins walk
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 1 min walk
  • Note: Property is on the second floor and has no lift
  • Note: Adults only
  • Note: Apartment on road and there may be some associated noise.

About the location

WOLSINGHAM

Hamsterley 6.7 miles; Bishop Auckland 10 miles; Durham 14 miles; Barnard Castle 20.5 miles; Newcastle 22 miles.

The picturesque town of Wolsingham is a quintessentially British market town in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Nestled in the beautiful valley of Weardale, the town is a popular stop-off point for visitors. The town boasts a number of well-regarded pubs, cafes and restaurants, as well as convenience shops and takeaways. In the town you’ll also find an indoor swimming pool and gym, grass bowls club, several picnic areas and a recreation ground with outdoor gym and playing fields. The town has plenty of amenities, including a Post Office, library, bank, gift and antique shops, grocery shops, bakery, butchers and greengrocers. Also all major supermarkets deliver here. Wolsingham Show is held on the first weekend in September and is the oldest agricultural show in the country. Wolsingham is superbly situated to enjoy the very best of the north-east, with plenty of local attractions, including Weardale Heritage Railway featuring the Polar Express, Hamsterley Forest including splendid walking, cycling and horse riding, Tunstall Reservoir for fishing and walking, Killhope Lead Mining Museum, Weardale Museum, Auckland Castle featuring Kynren – an epic tale of 2000 years, Bowes Museum, High Force, Beamish Open Air Museum and Hadrian's Wall to name a few.

Region Information

Note: Adults only.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas