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Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel

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Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel.

Stay in a deer park, near Durham.

The Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel lies just 8 miles from Durham city centre, set in the middle of a deer park! The hotels rural setting means you can enjoy peace, quiet and quality without staying too far away from the North Easts many points of interest.

A Grade II listed country house, the hotel oozes warmth and character. With modern conveniences combining with the traditional charm of the hotel, were able to offer real relaxation during your stay. Our formal garden and ornamental lake only add to the hotels appeal.

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Location

Whitworth Hall Country Park
Spennymoor

Durham
County Durham
DL16 7QX
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 03330 035293
AA/VB

Summary

Bars, Fishing, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted with prior arangement
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00

Facilities

Dining and Bars

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Library Restaurant

The Library Restaurant is the oldest part of the house and is ideal for that special occasion. We serve an extensive a la carte menu, so come and take a seat

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary
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Lounge Bar

A warm and welcoming atmosphere sets the Lounge Bar apart, making it the perfect place to enjoy good company with your favourite drink.

Opening hours

11:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Brancepeth Golf Club

Course information

Course Type: Championship
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 6400 Yards
No handicap required

Location

2.00 miles away in Brancepeth

Facilities

Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes Yes
18 holes £25.00
Trolley hire Yes

Bishop Auckland Golf Club

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 72
Distance: 6504 Yards
No handicap required

Location

5.00 miles away in Bishop Auckland

Facilities

Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes Yes
18 holes £20.00
Buggy hire Yes

Weddings

Whether you need a venue for a winter wedding or a summer celebration, our delightful setting provides the perfect backdrop all year round.

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Registrar

Registry office:
Bishop Auckland Registry Office

01388 607277




Mark@whitworthhall.co.uk

For any enquiries please call Stacy Hardy on 01388 811772

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type DL16 7QX

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Nearest motorway: A1(M), J61, 5.00 miles
Nearest train station: Durham, 9.00 miles
Nearest airport: Newcastle, 22.00 miles
Free parking on site (150 spaces)

Address
Whitworth Hall Country Park
Spennymoor
Durham
County Durham
DL16 7QX
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Riverside - Durham County Cricket Club (13 miles)

  • Stadium of Light - Sunderland FC (20 miles)

  • St James Park - Newcastle Utd FC (25 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Beamish open air museum (17 miles)

  • Durham Cathederal & Castle (8 miles)

  • Bowes Museum (19 miles)

  • Metro Centre (22 miles)

  • Killhope Lead Mining Centre (23 miles)

Shopping

  • Durham City Centre (8 miles)

  • Newcastle (26 miles)

  • Metro Centre (22 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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Our recently refurbished conference rooms alongside our Garden Marquee and exceptional grounds provide the ideal setting for any business event. Well make a lasting impression on you, so imagine how impressed your delegates will be!

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Whitworth 100 40 30 30 120
Duncombe 60 30 24 24 60
Library 60 40 30 30 60
Garden room 25 12 10 10 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0844 387 62 40

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 969 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 539
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Rating: 1 25
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single business traveler

11/10/2019 A3760QZpeter, Finedon, United Kingdom

What a gem of a place - a very pleasent walk around the grounds. Lots of intersting information relating to the property. It would take all night to look at the pictures. This is certainly a pleace f... more

Rating

Great Afternoon Tea

08/10/2019 NorthEastRover,

Not only was the food fabulous, the whole experience was too, We're local, so we've always known it as a beautiful location but the way we were treated made all the difference. There was a lovely gree... more

Rating

Would love to come back

04/10/2019 Sarah C, Nottingham

Stayed here for work for just one night, but really hoping I can come back! The hotel is in gorgeous surroundings- no deer around on the night I was there, but my colleagues were back later in the wee... more

Owner Response
whitworthteam, Manager at Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review
Delighted at your great feedback. We also hope you come back.
Rating

Why would you not stay here.

04/10/2019 carlhO9605FC, Redditch, United Kingdom

Set in a deer park and a property with a very grand and interesting history. A great welcome from the staff, and an excellent resteraunt. Take a lovely walk through the gardens, and visit the church t... more

Owner Response
whitworthteam, Manager at Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review
We all agree. We have it all. Thank you
Rating

Superb Wedding Venue

04/10/2019 GordonC1953, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fabulous location surrounded by wonderful countryside. We cannot speak highly enough of the incredible service we received from the reception staff right through to the management. One of the few plac... more

Owner Response
whitworthteam, Manager at Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review
It was our pleasure to look after you on your special day

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