Run by: Nick and Lorraine Thwaites
Bunkhouse located on a farm just five minutes walk from the Rookhope Inn. If you don't fancy the schlep down to the pub, Nick provides supper in-house and will get your booze order from the shop. Good clean accommodation with attached breakfasting kitchen and TV room. Great location with secure bike store/workshop.
Rooms: 3 quad rooms, ie 2 pairs of bunks in each room - all en-suite. B&B: £20 per person. Eve meal: £10 (please pre-order food and refreshments). Pk lunch: £4.50 (please pre-book). Secure cycle parking. 0.5 miles from alternative route. Pub: 0.5 miles.
Tel: 01388 517184
Run by: Elaine & Gerry Stallard
Friendly country inn with lots of character the cross keys dates back to 1617 and is a real gem of a traditional co Durham pub. The rooms have recently been refurbished to a comfortable and high standard and all have en-suite, central heating, flat screen TV, tea & coffee making facilities. Enjoy a drink in the bar by the open fire, or have a meal in the dining room. The Cross Keys enjoys catering for cyclists.
Rooms: 4T/D (zip-link into K-size doubles). 2F with 4S. Up to 16 adults catered for in single beds. B&B: £32.50 to £60 (single occ). Family rooms £110. Lunch and eve meals: yes - from £6 to £13.50. Pk lunch: by arrangement. Secure lock up. Drying facilities.