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Garden House B & B is situated near the centre of Alston. It has 2 ensuite B & B rooms in total, both which have TV's and Wi-Fi. Room 2 sleeps two and can be set up as either a double or twin room, please request your preference on booking. There is a communal kitchenette with a fridge, sink, microwave, kettle & toaster, a dining room where breakfast will be served and a laundry room with a washing machine, dryer, iron and board.
Outside is a small courtyard which is secure and gated, meaning there is space for you to store motorcycles and bicycles. Parking is available to the rear of the B&B or free throughout Alston town.
Pets welcome with prior notification - room 2 is best suited to pets as this room is not carpeted, we ask if this room is available that you book room 2 when attending with pets.
A full English or continental breakfast is included in the price of the nightly rate (discount may be available if breakfast not included - contact us for more details).
Alston is the highest market town in England and boast good local amenities. It has many independent shops, eateries, cafes and pubs, including Saddlers Baker which makes fresh bread and baked goods from scratch, Alston House which serves delicious home cooked meals made using locally sourced produce and the Cane workshop which sells award winning Jams and Chutneys. From the outdoor clothing shop, where you can stock up on supplies to the fish and chip shop where you can grab a tasty treat, there is plenty to do in Alston.
The area is close to the borders of Durham, Northumberland and is a gateway into the Lake District making this an ideal base to get out and explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Killhope Lead Mining Museum, the South Tyne Railway and Yad Moss Ski Slope are some amazing local attraction to name just a few. For those who enjoy the outdoors, walking and cycling, the Pennine Way and Coast to Coast Route runs right through Alston. The rolling countryside with unspoiled panoramic views of moorland is home to an abundance of wildlife and some amazing natural beauties including Ashgill waterfall.
1 Bathroom, 1 Bedroom, 1 Dining-Room, 1 Kitchen (Shared), 1 Toilet
SleepingBed linen, 1 Double bed, 2 Single bed
CookingCooking utensils, Dishwasher, Microwave, Refrigerator, Toaster
EntertainmentWireless Broadband Internet, TV (Satellite)
SanitaryHair dryer, Shower, Towel-set, Washbasin
LaundryClothes dryer, Bathroom & Laundry, Iron & Board, Washing machine
MiscellaneousCarbon Monoxide Detector, Smoke Detector, Vacuum cleaner
OutsideBicycles, Shared Garden
The Butts, Alston, Cumrbia , Alston, CA9 3JQ, United Kingdom
• Travel the main A689 into Alston and take a left turning if travelling from Hexham direction and a right if travelling from Penrith/Carlisle direction, up the main street
• At the Market Cross (market square located half way up the main street on the left), take the left turning directly behind it past the Turks Head pub.
• Follow the road round and take the second left down the narrow lane
• Drive straight ahead at the cross roads
• Garden House B & B is situated straight ahead (where the road starts to bears left) and has a pale green double gate and a Pennine Country Cottages sign to the left.