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“Great Cottage”
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24 reviews
Fern Cottage is on Gilesgate Green
Lounge
well equipped kitchen
Kitchen
Large bedroom
Bedroom
Bedroom
small landing
Bathroom with over bath shower
Bathroom
outside seating in enclosed courtyard
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Durham, Durham, England

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kazza59_1...
Brisbane, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Great Cottage”
Reviewed 14 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Lovely comfortable well equipped cottage. About 15 min stroll into town. Uphill all the way back so wise to take the bus. Handy to a great pub for dinner and supplies at the local store both 3 mins walk.

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Liked best: Lots of space, Well equipped kitchen. All necessary utensils and lots of little extras.
Liked least: Only a double bed. Such a huge bedroom its a shame they don't have a Queen Size Bed. Very comfortable though.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Michael C
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Charming cottage - full of character!”
Reviewed 9 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Perfect for the two of us. A nice, leisurely walk into the city with a number of options. The cottage was clean, tidy and comfortable with a well appointed and equipped kitchen. We loved our stay here!

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dave w
essex
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“Comfortable cottage”
Reviewed 18 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The cottage was clean and comfortable and had everything we needed for a short break. It was possible to walk into Durham (hill was a bit steep but not a problem for us!) Durham was a nice city, and the cathedral was lovely and worth a visit. We would visit again.

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