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Heart of Lanchester

Located next to the village green

Holiday Cottage Near Durham City

Holiday cottage just 8 miles west of Durham city.

Week and shorter lets available. CALL OWNER FOR LAST MINUTE PRICES.

DEPOSIT £50 per week booked. Balance 4 weeks before let.

Situated in the centre of the lively village of Lanchester.

Enjoy the convenience of local restaurants, pubs and shops.

Explore popular walks and quiet byways in and around the village.

Cyclists welcome with national cycle route nearby. Secure lockup for bikes.

Visit England, The English Tourist Board - Covid Secure

Perfect for visiting friends and family. Durham university campuses are all within a 10 mile radius from the village.

Wi fi and parking nearby available.

Pet friendly with an enclosed back-yard.

Be confident that the cottage is supervised by an experienced owner.

In and around Heart of Lanchester

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Booking Information

Prices will be shown on completion of the booking form, for a complete price list click the appropriate year below.

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Included in the price are:

  • Linen and towels
  • Electricity and central heating
  • A starter supply of toilet roll, kitchen paper towel, washing up liquid and shower gel 

Note NO booking fee is payable if you book through the owner.

Please check with the owner for late booking discounts.

Please click here for important booking information.

Booking Reservation Request

You can use this form to request a reservation for a holiday at Heart of Lanchester Cottage. We will contact you as soon as possible to confirm the reservation.

Firstly select the year, month and start date for your holiday.

Thank you for your interest.

Customer Reviews

  • customer review

    Laura from Leeds

    July 2021

    Absolutely everything had been thought about in this immaculate cottage. We had a fantastic stay in July for 4 nights. The attention to detail was so impressive. The bed wss so comfy and the shower hot and powerful. Everything you'd need was right on the doorstep. This is a perfect bsse to explore the area.

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    Irvin party

    November 2020

    Thank you for a lovely week. The cottage was warm, comfortable and beautifully presented. The location at the heart of the village was great with lovely walks in all directions for the dog we were looking after.

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    Collis party

    September 2020

    The cottage and village was everything we had hoped for and more. We would love to stay here again and would recommend it. Great walks and great location to explore the area.

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    Baker party

    July 2020

    A lovely stay in your delightful cottage. A great chance to explore Lanchester with a view to moving tonthis lovely village. Great eateries. Thank you.

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    Part from Widnes

    July 2020

    Thank you for a great stay in your wonderful cottage. We had a great time. The dogs enjoyed their walks straight from the doorstep. A nice area with some good restaurants and a great pub over the road. Would definitely stay again if in the area.

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    February 2020

    A lovely week in and around Lanchester. The cottage is perfect and your attention to detail, much appreciated. Great foodvat local restaurants, especially Deans and Ravellos. De Banzie party

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    Sim party

    December 2019

    Another lovely visit to Lanchester. The cottage is lovely and there is everything you need. We will be back again with our two dogs Barley and Duke.

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    Carson party

    October 2019

    Have stayed here several times and it never dissapoints. The village has everything you need and it is only minutes away. The location is excellent for exploring the countryside and Harvey (dog) enjoyed all his exploring.

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    Deborah party

    August 2019

    We had a wonderful stay in the cottage. This is the first cottage where everything I need to cook has been provided. Such a cosy cottage in a village with everything. We ate at Ravellos. Very nice. Ideal location for visiting the north east. Will highly recommend. Party from Derbyshire.

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    Sim party

    June 2019

    Best facilities we have yet come across in an excellent location. Local facilities are also ideal for cottage life and people are very friendly. We'll be back!

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    April 2019

    Stayed here whilst visiting family in the village. Didnt want to leave! Perfect location. The cottage had everything we needed. The dogs loved sitting in the yard sunning themselves and the walks on our doorstep. Will be back!

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    April 2019

    We have been to Lanchester several times now. This was our most comfortable visit. Would live to stay again next year.

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    Brooks party

    March 2019

    A fantastic cottage in a wonderful location. Went off walking in the day. Some fantastic walks to be had. Thanks Sheila we will be back!

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    Jayne and Anne

    February 2019

    This is our second stay in 3 months! Another lovely break wirh great facilities. Thanks again!

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    Rogan party

    January 2019

    Thank you for a lovely stay. The cottage was clean, warm and has everything you need. Location is great. Will be back. From Isle of Man

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    Antonia, Edward and Fran from Stratford upon Avon

    December 2018

    Thank you for our stay in this lovely cottage. We felt really at home and this is a super village to see the area. The heating and the gas fire are excellent and the beds are so comfortable it was hard to even wake up! So restful!

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    Chadwick party

    October 2018

    Cottage very well located and cosy. Nice touch having milk, chocolates and biscuits. Much better equipped than blurb suggested. Will definitely use again. Many thanks for getting us in only a days notice.

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    Rutherford party

    August 2018

    We have really enjoyed our stay and made a lot of happy memories whilst staying at Heart of Lanchester... It really is a beautiful place and a real 'find'.

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    Duffy party

    June 2018

    Lovely week in this beautiful part of the world. Came up to visit sister who lives in Lanchester and this cottage makes the oerfect base. Everything we need. Thank you. Hampshire

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    Sandys party

    June 2018

    Thank you for letting us use our lovely cottage, a lovely location with most things on the doorstep. We has a wonderful break. The cottage has been everything we could wish for. Hope to come again sometime. Chorleywood


Contact Us

We welcome any enquiry you have about our wonderful self-catering holiday cottage. You can book our cottage via our website or contact us with any questions about our cottage facilities, late holiday availability or to find out what is on in the Durham region.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Mobile: 07770 253586

Email: mail@heartoflanchester.co.uk

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