Coronavirus Update

Lowbyer Manor Country House is closed following the recent government’s advice. We would like to wish you all well and look forward to being able to welcome you to Alston soon.

Janice and Jim

Lowbyer Manor  Country House welcomes guests on a bed and breakfast basis as well as a self catering holiday let.  With 12 en suite bedrooms it is Ideal for house parties with family and friends.  Also, companies looking to host workshops, training or residential conferences. This large Country House with it’s surrounding beauty is the perfect setting.

Based in Cumbria, only an hour from Newcastle and Durham, Alston is perfectly situated for groups wishing to visit the Lake District, Hadrian’s Wall country, the Scottish Borders or the Yorkshire and Durham Dales just 40 minutes in any direction, with the Northumberland coast not far away either.

Lowbyer Manor  is located in the North Pennines on the fringe of historic Alston with it’s cobbled streets, variety of shops, pubs and coffee shops.

The North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a stunning landscape of sweeping moorland views, cascading waterfalls, colourful hay meadows, inky-black night skies, vibrant communities and spectacular wildlife. The area is ideal for stargazing, fishing, golf, cycling, walking, skiing and is also within easy reach of some of the finest grouse moors in the land. The Pennine Way walking route and Isaac’s Tea Trail are among the more popular walks nearby.

Nearby too is the South Tynedale Railway, a preserved, 2 ft narrow gauge heritage railway winding from Alston to Slaggyford. Killhope Lead Mine and Museum is also close by and well worth a visit.