Hamsterley is a small village found in historic County Durham, set in a heightened position above the upper reaches of the Wear Valley. Only around 15 miles from the Yorkshire Dales National Park, this tranquil setting could be perfect for those seeking a rural retreat or country getaway in the north of England.
About Cottage Breaks in Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland
The area near Hamsterley is a haven for those who enjoy hiking, cycling, horse-riding and wildlife watching, with a vast number of paths and trails on offer, it is also an excellent area for walking. The Yorkshire Dales National Park is also a natural choice when it comes to hiking and walking with the added benefit of some truly inspiring landscapes to reward you en route.
Another day out to enjoy on a cottage holiday in this part of Durham is to the beautiful city of Durham which is found approximately half an hour away from Hamsterley. Durham can be recommended on account of its stunning architecture and for a great range of shops, pubs and restaurants. Durham is also of course home to the impressive Durham Castle and Cathedral World Heritage Site which is well worth a visit.
Self-catering accommodation options in Durham include country cottages, mansions, log cabins and even chalets. The self-catering accommodation shown below are those available in and near to the village of Hamsterley.
Book a Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of County Durham on holiday.