The Punch Bowl Inn is situated in the quiet village of Edmundbyers, just over 2 miles from the A68 and adjacent to the Derwent Reservoir in the lovely Derwent Valley on the Durham/Northumberland border. The pub has a relaxing home from home atmosphere and will provide all the ingredients for the perfect getaway. They serve fabulous home-made food, including their own renowned puddings and ice creams and their internet access is excellent.
There are excellent walking and cycling routes in the area so if you enjoy the fresh air and wonderful views, The Punch Bowl Inn provides the perfect starting (or finishing!) point to your day. Close to the Coast to Coast walking/cycling route (with secure parking for bicycles) the pub has six en-suite bedrooms and provides a traditional breakfast to start your day and a great packed lunch if you wish! All rooms are en-suite and feature a flat screen TV, Freeview, tea and coffee making facilities, fresh towels and linen, alarm clock radio, WiFi access, CD/DVD player and ironing facilities.
Within easy reach of Newcastle Airport and the historic city of Durham (20 miles) the pub is ideally placed for a quiet break or a simple stop-over en-route to or from Scotland or The Lakes. Hadrian’s Wall, award winning Beamish Open Air Museum and World Heritage Site Durham Cathedral are just some of the area’s attractions.