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Self Catering Property Reviews for Black Barn

Average rating: (3 reviews)

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Black Barn, Boldron, Barnard Castle, Barnard Castle, Durham, DL12 9RF

Description of the self catering property

Black Barn sleeps 4 in Boldron , Black Barn has 2 bedrooms for 4 people with 2 bathrooms, cottage prices from starting at £300. Black Barn accepts pets and does not have broadband, towels are not provided and linen provided. Black Barn has a cooker, a dishwasher and a washing machine.

Best Features

Sleeps: from 1 to 4

Pets: Yes

Contact Details

Contact Name: Sykes Cottages

Telephone: 01244 746200

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4 of 6 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  possibly Date of visit: 06/2016
Cottage Review:  

Black Barn is beautifully renovated. It is warm and clean and the kitchen is well equipped. It is wonderful for viewing farm animals up close. The downstairs furnishings are adequate. The worst aspect of this cottage is the beds. We went well prepared with an additional foam topper for the double bed mattress. Despite this the beds were not comfortable The double bed was rickety and the mattress hard and lumpy. The mattresses on the single beds were totally inadequate. No springs and even a child would find them uncomfortable. We put both single mat

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Cleanliness: 4 Location: 4
Facilities: 4 Views: 4
Value: 4 Overall rating:
Review Added by: Review Added: 13.06.2016
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1 of 3 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  possibly Date of visit: 06/2016
Cottage Review:  

We have just had an amazing week staying at Black Barn, the barn is amazing, the facilities are very good, the kitchen is so well equipped we could have baked a cake if we wanted to!

It was a great point to travel from, went to Lakes, Hadrian's Wall, and Beamish. ( you must go)

We have 2 children 2, & 8 they loved seeing the sheep and the cows.

My only criticism is The Beds! They are terrible, it felt like the master bed was going to collapse when we turned over, and our 8 year old complained about his too. It's the only thing that would stop us going

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Cleanliness: 5 Location: 5
Facilities: 5 Views: 5
Value: 5 Overall rating:
Review Added by: Review Added: 05.06.2016
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Recommended?  possibly Date of visit: 01/2016
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Very nice accommodation. Disappointed to find no milk or coffee on arrival after long drive. Although this is optional it does make a nice welcome. Bedding creased but clean. Beds uncomfortable but rest of furniture comfy. There was very little information on display as to how things work etc...outside lights wouldn't work so we contacted owner who told us to go outside and empty any water out of light fittings (very disappointed in this) lights still didn't work and trip switch constantly flicked off throughout our stay. Extremely dark outside so lighting w

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Cleanliness: 3 Location: 3
Facilities: 3 Views: 3
Value: 3 Overall rating:
Review Added by: Review Added: 31.01.2016
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