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Arch Spa Stanhope Castle

Resting wonderfully within the rustic Stanhope Castle is this gorgeous grade two star listed castle and part of English heritage built in the 17th century, stone-built property, right in the heart of the ancient County Durham market town. With tasteful accommodation for up to four guests, this is a superb base for discovering the magnificent countryside, fascinating towns and the spectacular city of Durham. Enter this fine getaway and head right into a sumptuous sitting room boasting stylish grey decor to provide a wonderfully comforting spot to spend the evenings watching TV. Across the hallway sits a contemporary kitchen/diner, equipped with the highest quality appliances, housed in stunning cappuccino-coloured units with quartz worktops for an extra slick finish. Climb the stairs to reach a splendid first floor; first discover a luxurious family bathroom with beautiful art deco flooring, metro tiled walls and an elegant roll-top bath adding a touch of class. The two serene bedrooms at the property include a super king-size and a twin room with flexible zip/link beds to accommodate couples, families and friends alike. Step out of your front door to be greeted by a glorious suntrap courtyard, take a seat and soak up the sun with a drink or perhaps luxuriate in the bubbles of the hot tub. A leisurely stroll takes you to Stanhope's assortment of fine amenities, the town also boasts an art gallery and an outdoor heated swimming pool. From here you can venture into the breath-taking North Pennines AONB to uncover astounding walking, cycling and wildlife-spotting country. The magnificent city of Durham is well worth the 22-mile trip as you can admire its spectacular cathedral and castle, as well as make the most of its number of first-class shops and restaurants. Bring your loved ones together to enjoy this unique contemporary cottage in a marvellous location. Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 913156, 913412, 982570, 1007147 and 1011973, together sleeping a total of 27 people.

Two bedrooms: 1 x super king-size, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be king-size on request). Bathroom with a hand-held shower, shower over bath, basin and WC, ground floor cloakroom with basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room.

Amenities for Rental

Heating Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV, WiFi Fuel and power inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent Off-road parking for maximum of 2 cars Courtyard with furniture and private hot tub. 1 well behaved dog welcome from the 4th of October 2019 Sorry no smoking Shop and pub 2 minute walk Note: There is a maximum of two car parking spaces allocated in the main car park covered by CCTV No stag/hen parties or similar. Note - This property has a £150 good house keeping bond payable to the owner on arrival Note: Black doors next to hot tub are the owners private maintenance doors Please note no stag/hen and similar parties.

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Rooms 2 · Sleeps 4

In association with Passpawt

Listing Address

1 The Castle
Bishop Auckland
Yorkshire Dales - North
DL13 2PL

Listing Details

Can Leave Dog Unattended


Exercise Area


Limit On Dog Size

No Limit

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