Escape to the North Pennines

Nestled in the heart of the North Pennines, Greenends Holiday Cottages provides the perfect location for exploring Cumbria, Northumberland and Durham.



Our private setting is home to three beautiful holiday cottages, which have been well maintained and presented to offer you a warm and relaxing ambience during your stay with us. Our cottages sleep 2-8 people and are ideal for couples and families who love to explore the countryside and make lasting memories in the great outdoors. 

Of course, dogs are welcome too! 



The Bothy

This beautiful cottage was origionally the Village School House and has since been converted into a charming, contemporary holiday cottage. 

Appointed over two stories, the cottage offers a mezzanine kitchen looking over the living area, as well as a generously sized bedroom and ensuite bathroom, with ample parking outside.


Chestnut Cottage

Chestnut Cottage is a barn conversion constructed by local craftsmen, sympathetically converted to the highest standard of comfort.


The cottage sleeps up to 4 guests, with a beautiful balcony and outside patio seating to enjoy the astounding views. 


Keepers Cottage

Keepers cottage is a cosy, self-contained holiday cottage which has retained many of its original features. 


It offers comfortable accommodation for 2 guests who can relax and enjoy the views of the open countryside in both the conservatory and private garden area. 

Plan your stay in Alston

In the heart of the North Pennines, Alston is the highest market settlement in England, positioned 1,000 feet above sea level. 

During your stay you can explore the bustling market town, enjoying the cobbled streets, ample shopping and delicious specialities, such as Cumberland mustard and Alston cheese. 

Only a short drive away, you can spend the day walking along Hadrian’s Wall, exploring Ashgill Force, or enjoying a relaxing amble around the neighbouring towns of Penrith, Hexham or Carlisle.