Middleton in Teesdale cottages
Our Middleton-in-Teesdale cottages in the breathtaking Durham Dales make for the perfect getaway-from-it-all break. Situated in the stunning North Pennines AONB, the characterful white-washed cottages, village green and traditional tea rooms and shops in Middleton-in-Teesdale make it a charming location for a cottage holiday, with many tremendous attractions and beautiful countryside walks to enjoy in the area.
The area is popular with walkers and cyclists, with the town’s location on the Pennine Way as well as its proximity to the Coast to Coast route. The nearby High Force Circular Walk takes you to the the spectacular High Force Waterfall in Forest-in-Teesdale and the walk from the nearby village of Mickleton to Grassholm reservoir is great for fishing and sailing! The Kingsway Centre, located on the outskirts of Middleton-in-Teesdale, offers rock climbing, gorge walking, kayaking and raft building if you are feeling adventurous.
There’s plenty to see and do in Middleton-in-Teesdale cottages and the Durham Dales, from browsing the collections at the famous Bowes Museum (where you can see the beautiful Silver Swan in action), step back in time at the open air Beamish Museum where you can walk through replicas of 1820s, 1900s and 1940s streets, shops and homes or enjoy a day at historic Raby Castle which includes a 200 acre deer park, a playground the kids will love and stunning walled gardens.
If you choose to stay in a Middleton-in-Teesdale cottage, there are plenty of pubs, shops and restaurants to choose from in the town and local area, and a popular farmer’s market runs on the last Sunday of the month. For supermarkets and chemists, the bustling town of Barnard Castle is just 10 miles away. Take a look at our Teesdale cottages below, they are a great choice for those looking for relaxing break in the great outdoors or the perfect base for a family holiday to remember.