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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 0844 387 6201*
AA/VB

Summary

Bars, Fishing, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 10:30

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: 07:30 - 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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Wedding service and reception venue

The gorgeous grounds and garden features form a beautiful backdrop for wedding photographs, and while the group shots are being taken, guests can hand-feed the parks herds of deer.

Catering

A comprehensive range of menus, drinks packages and wine lists makes catering for your big day a piece of cake!

Registrar

Registry office:
Bishop Auckland Registry Office

01388 607277




Please contact David Abbott-Coyle

Christopher@whitworthhall.co.uk

For any enquiries please call David Addott-Coyle 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)
On site disabled parking (4 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 0845 620 0506

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 771 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 436
Rating: 4 216
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Rating: 1 18
Rating

Only Fools night and overnight stay

14/11/2017 Lynn H,

Wow, what an amazing stay we had! We booked in for the comedy dining Only fools and three courses, and decided to make a night of it. From arriving to leaving, everything was just perfect. Warm welco... more

Rating

A lovely place to stay

10/11/2017 Louise W,

I stayed for one night and cannot fault the hotel or its staff. The lady on reception was helpful and asked if I wanted help with my cases. I booked room only but decided to try the lounge and after a... more

Rating

Great hotel , hidden treasure in the lovely picturesque County Durham

09/11/2017 Alison Y,

Brilliant night at "Only Fools " from the moment we checked in , staff most helpful and lovely, food great as well, already booked for the sequel 😊 Woke up to the very picturesque country park with... more

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Work stop over

09/11/2017 Rob S,

1 night stay over on a work trip. Would normally stay at the derwent manor as it’s closer but couldn’t get in. This is a lovely property maintaining some lovely original features. My room was large an... more

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Over Nighter

09/11/2017 ronsY4417PW, Doncaster, United Kingdom

Lovely setting ,staff all very excellent and helpful, Rooms well attended to in all the small details you would expect with this company, lovely breakfast with a large choice set in the library but an... more

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