2 Adults, 1 Room
Greenwell Hill Cottages
Tow Law, County Durham
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Greenwell Hill Cottages offer excellent Self Catering accommodation on a farm in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty overlooking the hills of the North Pennines. Situated in Weardale County Durham. The accommodation lies between the villages of Wolsingham and Tow Law. We have three cottages sleeping from 2 -13 guests. Large groups are welcome as we can accommodate up to 23 people. We are ideal for family holidays weekend and mid week breaks. Open All Year Greenwell offers children the chance to see a real farm; to follow our nature trail and feed the chickens. Nearby Mountain Biking in Hamsterley Forest Pony Trekking Trout Fishing Golf or just good old walking in the Durham Dales. Within easy reach of many leading attractions like Weardale Railway Killhope Leadmining Centre Raby Castle High Force Waterfall Durham Cathedral and Castle Beamish Museum and Durham Cricket Club. Skiing in the Winter at the Weardale Ski Club. Greenwell is the ideal place to stay. Visitors to Greenwell Hill Cottages will be treated to a 350 acre vista of the beautiful County Durham countryside. These traditional Weardale farm buildings have been sensitively converted to attractive sandstone cottages offering a high standard of self catering accommodation which includes gas and oil full central heating double glazing television freeview & DVD spring water supply and en-suite bathrooms. Modern kitchen facilities include fridge freezer microwave and an electric oven. Comfortable and prettily furnished this farmhouse style accommodation boasts honey pined furniture fitted carpets natural pine beams. We are a LEAF demonstration farm have a farm walk and wildlife ponds.
Farm Walk and Nature Trail with wildlife ponds.
Greenwell farm overlooks the valley of Weardale which is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the edge of the North Pennines. Ideally situated for touring the Durham Dales of Weardale and Teesdale. Located 2 miles from the village of Wolsingham. All 3 cottages have been converted from traditional sandstone farm buildings retaining many original features. Water is from our own spring water supply. Greenwell has been a LEAF Farm (Linking Environment and Farming) which promotes environmentally responsible farming. We maintain a small nature reserve that has not been farmed for decades ponds hedgerows field margins and woodland areas to provide shelter and food for native wildlife. Nest boxes for owls and for smaller birds. A nature trail for use only by our guests around the farm. Solar Photovoltaic panels have been fitted to the Stables cottage to generate electricity for use in all cottages and fa
Number of Rooms: 12
Number of Floors: 0
At present we are unable to offer specific facilities for guests with mobility issues.
Smoking Policy: No smoking
Children Policy: Children welcome
Check In Time: 16:00:00
Check Out Time: 10:00:00
Reception Closing Time: 21:00:00
- Nature trail
- Mountain biking
- Horse riding
- Cricket pitch
- Clay pigeon shooting
- Bird watching
- Animal watching
From the A68 in Tow Law turn left onto the B6297 Drive out of the village down a steep hill. After 1.5 miles from Tow Law turn left for Thornley. After 1/4 mile turn right for Greenwell. Follow lane. Greenwell Hill Cottages are at the end of the lane at the very top of the hill.;