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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 01388 811772
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: 07:00 - 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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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 871 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 490
Rating: 4 242
Rating: 3 86
Rating: 2 33
Rating: 1 21
Rating

Lovely, but a few basics to sort out

21/01/2019 mcldy, Durham, United Kingdom

Just a few tweaks and this would be 5* check cups are clean at breakfast..bit quicker with the beverages at breakfast..glass jugs for milk and juices so the staff know when they are empty..and sort th... more

Rating

LOVELY PLACE

17/01/2019 paul c, County Durham, United Kingdom

went for my 50th. Staff very pleasent. Room was superb, clean and warm. food was excellent and would definate just visit there again for food if we were not staying over.. Lovely place to visit and do... more

Owner Response
WHGeneralManager, General Manager at Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am honoured that you had chosen Whitworth hall hotel to celebrate your Birthday. We take great pride in being able to provide guests with truly memorable experiences and i hope that you will visit us again in the near future. I would like to wish you a happy birthday from all the staff here at Whitworth hall hotel.
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Weekend in Spennymore

13/01/2019 flymegaz, Colchester, United Kingdom

Beautiful hotel set in fantastic grounds. Staff were very welcoming and the open fire on arrival looked superb. We stayed in room 1 which was a double room with a great 4 poster bed. The room was a gr... more

Owner Response
WHGeneralManager, General Manager at Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review
Firstly thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad to hear that you had such an enjoyable experience at Whitworth hall. We hope that you return to visit us again very soon.
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What a find

13/01/2019 111tray, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Spent 2. Nights at this wonderful country house We were upgraded to a suit on arrival the room was large and decorated to suit the style of the house overlooking the deer park The staff for us made ... more

Owner Response
WHGeneralManager, General Manager at Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We pride ourselves on providing truly memorable guest experiences so we always greatly appreciate feedback from our valued guests that demonstrate this. We hope that you return to visit us again very soon.
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Great family break

14/12/2018 AdyFake, Leeds, United Kingdom

Came for a couple of days away after having to cancel our trip to Tenerife due to our 11 month old having an ear infection. We were on a secret escapes deal and £150 for two nights including meal on f... more

Owner Response
WHGeneralManager, General Manager at Best Western Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we highly appreciate all feedback from our valued guest's. I am happy to hear that you had such an enjoyable experience with us and I hope that you will return to visit again in the near future. Thank you

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