Bed and Breakfast Stanhope
The town is a picturesque haven for visitor seeking peace and tranquillity in beautiful surroundings.
The Durham Dales centre offers ample parking as well as craft shops, visitor information, tearooms serving hot and cold food and gardens.
A must see is the famous Fossil tree which is approximately 320 million years old and St Thomas Church with its Victorian Frosterley Marble font.
The peaceful waters of the River Wear provide an idyllic back drop for those who enjoy been outdoors, the giant stepping stones at Stanhope ford are a popular crossing point for walkers.