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River Cottage

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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
9 guests
3 nights minimum
Bungalow
5 Star Gold Award River Cottage/Villa is on a peaceful meander of the River Tees. Private access to the river, allows undisturbed fishing & spectacular views of open fields and local wildlife i.e herons, otters and kingfishers. This riverside bungalow contains four bedrooms, a wet room, en suite bathroom with additional toilet, utility room and an open-plan living area, and conservatory. All staged on one level, accessibility is perfect for wheelchairs. Bedrooms are uniquely decorated. Visitors can make use of the alfresco barbecue area or the pubs and restaurants in Gainford. The open-plan lounge contains a wide-screen LED television and smart TV network also allows users to browse thousands of films, and documentaries. Free WiFi with network sockets is also available in all rooms. Both b...5 Star Gold Award River Cottage/Villa is on a peaceful meander of the River Tees. Private access to the river, allows undisturbed fishing & spectacular views of open fields and local wildlife i.e herons, otters and kingfishers. This riverside bungalow contains four bedrooms, a wet room, en suite bathroom with additional toilet, utility room and an open-plan living area, and conservatory. All staged on one level, accessibility is perfect for wheelchairs. Bedrooms are uniquely decorated. Visitors can make use of the alfresco barbecue area or the pubs and restaurants in Gainford. The open-plan lounge contains a wide-screen LED television and smart TV network also allows users to browse thousands of films, and documentaries. Free WiFi with network sockets is also available in all rooms. Both bathrooms are fitted with hydrotherapy baths, showers and chromotherapy lighting, to create a more relaxing ambience. Off-street parking for 2 cars with a secure cycle shed.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
If in doubt ask me in an email I try to get back to guests asap Any age children are allowed so long as the parents understand the close proximity to the River. Most pets are allowed please ask before booking Thank you
Bathrooms
2 Full baths, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Sarah R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2012
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Reviewed 3 February 2020

Came here with my family for my sister's birthday. I thought the place itself was fantastic. Everything you need, lovely scenery and so peaceful. To be honest I didn't want to leave.

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank jeza82
Reviewed 19 July 2019

This has got to be best holiday accommodation we have ever stayed in. Everything is first rate and done to a very high standard. The open plan living area is perfect because no one feel excluded whilst cooking, watching TV or sitting quietly reading ....More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank mrssmr
Reviewed 2 July 2019

Wonderful property, high spec, set beside the river. Gainford is a very pretty traditional village and in addition has a good chippy, local pub and deli/cafe. Unfortunately the butchers is no more. Fishing enthusiasts may find fly fishing from the cottage "awkward" but there is...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Maps462308
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Date of stay: May 2019
Reviewed 3 May 2019

The pictures are lovely, but the reality is even better. A very well equipped, stylish and comfortable cottage with the most sublime outlook. We received a lovely welcome from Sarah (and dogs) and quickly realised that we wouldn't want to stop watching the views from...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank bluedormouse2015
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

A fabulous cottage on the river Tees, the views are stunning up and down the river. very well equipped in all areas. We had no problems whatsoever and thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. I would recommend this holiday cottage to anyone and would definitely come...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Colin B
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This bungalow is amazing, the views over the river, the peace and quiet I highly recommend a stay here. Spotlessly clean and everything provided for a fantastic holiday. The village has a lovely church, a village shop, a butchers, post office and chip shop. I...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank babyfaceManchester
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Five adults from Western Australia we stayed in River Cottage for five weeks over Christmas and New Year. The cottage was fantastic, it exceeded all our expectations, every possible thing you could ask for was to hand. Sarah had even put up a large Christmas...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank lesleytrow
Reviewed 14 April 2017

"WOW!!" Is what my mum and dad said as we walked through the door of the cottage. We booked it for a long weekend to celebrate my dads 70th birthday as a surprise and we were not disappointed. The cottage had everything we needed and...More

Date of stay: February 2017
2  Thank juliakgvic
Reviewed 20 February 2017

High spec bungalow, modern with everything you need for a wonderful relaxing holiday, I loved having my cup of tea over looking the beautiful river, and was treated to the family of otters, mother and two pups, playing and fishing for an hour, it was...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Deb W
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Fishing Lake/River
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Tennis Court
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
There are plenty of things to do in this area. Go exploring in the local woodland area, where you can discover lots of wildlife and stunning scenery. There are plenty of local restaurants, pubs and cafes to relax in and experience some of the friendly Northern Cul;ture. Hire a bike and cycle around the beautiful area or just relax in your peaceful surroundings and breathe in teh fresh countryside air.
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