Caroline Cottage

Caroline Cottage


Things To Do

A visit to Teesdale offers an ideal holiday or short break. An inspirational Durham Dale, Teesdale is rich in heritage from castles, churches and stately homes to mining and industrial relics. With spectacular unspoilt landscapes, you can drive for miles on quiet, open roads, walk on way marked footpaths, cycle along quiet country lanes and pony trek through heather, woodland and moorland.

Places to visit...

Church of St Romald

Occupies a commanding position overlooking the village green.

1 min
Pennine Way

A 270 mile walk that takes you from the Peak District National Park through the Yorkshire Dales.

5 min
Barnard Castle

Market town set on a high rock above the River Tees. Named after and built around a mediaeval castle ruin.

10 min
Raby Castle

One of England’s finest mediaeval castles. Discover impressive artworks and a beautiful walled garden.

15 min
The Bowes Museum

A French Chateau in Barnard Castle, including an enchanting automaton of a silver swan!

15 min
Egglestone Abbey

The charming ruins of a small monastery picturesquely set above the River Tees.

17 min
High Force

One of most impressive waterfalls in England with numerous well marked paths and bridleways.

18 min
Countryside Views of Caroline Cottage Two Bedroom Holiday Home B&B in Romaldkirk near Barnard Castle County Durham

Things to do...


From short walks to long rambles including the Pennine and Teesdale Way, a lovely selection are detailed in your welcome pack.

Pony riding

Local pony riding club near by – booking essential. Further information is available in your welcome pack.

Specialist shopping

Experience shopping heaven in a fantastic mix of independent shops and traders in close-by Barnard Castle and Middleton-in-Teesdale.

Fishing (Salmon & Trout)

Fishing licence required.


With 4 miles of bank space and many inlets and bays Grassholme Reservoir offers a beautiful area for sailing and a variety of fishing.

Water skiing

Baldersdale Reservoir offers water activities and invigorating walks with stunning views of three of Northumbria Water’s six reservoirs in Teesdale.


On the River Tees, downstream from High Force waterfall.

Mountain biking

Find wildlife, peace, and activities for your own woodland adventure at Hamsterley Forest, one of the North East’s premier mountain biking destinations.


Various picturesque routes available of varying difficulty and duration.


Barnard Castle Golf Club and many more in the region – situated only 6 miles from Caroline Cottage and just one mile north of the town centre. The parkland course is noted for its natural surroundings including water hazards running throughout.

Smart TV, complimentary Wifi & Netflix

For those rainy days and lazy evenings in front of the log burning stove Caroline Cottage is well appointed including a Smart TV with Freeview, DVD player, complimentary WiFi as well as a Google Chromecast that links laptops and smartphones to the Smart TV via our WiFi.

Caroline Cottage - Two Bedroom Holiday Cottage Romaldkirk Barnard Castle Teesdale - Complimentary Free Wifi Netflix Smart TV Freeview Chromecast

A charming holiday cottage

Looking for a relaxing countryside holiday cottage in the Dales?

Whether you spend your holiday sightseeing, cycling, walking, pony riding, bargain hunting in the local markets, visiting village fetes, or simply relaxing and snuggling up in front of a log burning stove after a great day out, book your stay at Caroline Cottage today!

Caroline Cottage Two Bedroom Holiday Home Romaldkirk Barnard Castle Teesdale County Durham DL12 9ED - Countryside Walks

A great place to unwind

Surrounded by nature, with modern amenities & period features

Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) and furnished to a high standard, Caroline Cottage retains many period features and the charm you hope to find in a picturesque 200 year old holiday cottage.