Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection by Best Western

Sedgefield, Durham, County Durham, TS21 2EH, England
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Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection by Best Western

Hardwick Hall Hotel.

A delightful haven near Durham.

Hardwick Hall Hotel BW Premier Collection by Best Western, is just 8 miles away from Durham, just off the A1(M). Country comfort awaits, so whether you need the perfect business base or a relaxing retreat, t
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Please note that payment is taken upon arrival for all flexible bookings
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Lift to some floors, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets not accepted
Guide and hearing dogs only
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out14:00 | 11:00

Restaurants & Bars

Good food and drink are essential ingredients for any getaway and our hotel restaurants and bars don’t disappoint. From brekkies that leave you raring to go, to evening meals with the wow factor we’ve got all your culinary needs covered. Tuck in.

Chef Mark Bennett
  • Rib-Room Steakhouse & Grill
  • Hardwick Residents Bar

Our food is fantastic and our service is superb. Just ask the AA Rosette judges!

Rib-Room Steakhouse & Grill

Our award winning Chef creates seasonal menus that are chopped and changed to include the freshest local produce. The service is professional, friendly and unobtrusive, while the substantial wine list includes Champagnes, dessert wines, Port, Armagnac and liqueurs for a complete dining experience.

Opening hours
Dinner: 18:00 - 22:00
Weekend times may vary

Hardwick Residents Bar

Polished wood floors, rich rugs, leather armchairs and potted palms make this a snug, relaxing haven to meet with friends or eat with business colleagues. Whoever you share the good times with, enjoy a light snack with a cold beer or glass of wine, and lose yourself in the delightful atmosphere of the Hardwick Bar.

Opening hours
Weekend times may vary


Hardwick Hall Hotel is the North East's ultimate wedding venue. It sounds like a bold claim doesn't it, but we can more than back it up with beautiful suites, a licence to hold civil ceremonies and first-class service!

  • Wedding Service & Reception Venue
  • Catering

For any enquiries please call Lyndsey Barnes on 01740 620253

Wedding service and Reception Venue

During the summer months, the Paddock Marquee (with its own private garden and lovely views) makes a wonderful venue-within-a-venue. Our function suites in the hotel are equally impressive, so you'll definitely find your perfect match!


A wonderful selection of menus and food items are available here and you can even create your own menu from the self-selection choices! We also have carvery menus, fork buffets, evening buffets, canaps, children's menus and drinks packages. Here's to an unforgettable party!

Additional Information

Get in touch with our wedding team on 01740 620253

Meetings & Events

Looking for the perfect conference, banquet or meeting venue? Look no further than the elegant and stylish Hardwick Hall Hotel. It'll impress and inspire!

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

Looking for the perfect conference, banquet or meeting venue? Look no further than the elegant and stylish Hardwick Hall Hotel. It'll impress and inspire!

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Classroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape
Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Coleman suite 1 section 150 90 50 50 100
Coleman suite 2 sections 300 180 50 50 250
Coleman suite 3 sections 600 280 0 0 350
Boyne suite 1 section 50 30 28 30 56
Boyne suite 2 sections 80 40 28 30 130
Boyne suite 3 sections 100 0 0 0 130
John Burdon Suite 60 30 30 20 130
Boardroom 1 0 0 0 20 0
Boardroom 2 20 15 15 15 15

Reviews of Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection by Best Western

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 1175 reviews
Excellent 46%
Very Good 29%
Average 11%
Poor 7%
Terrible 5%

H1046UFjanej, wrote review 05/12/2019

Afternoon tea

I visited Hardwick Hall Hotel on 1st December with my friends for afternoon tea. The cost was £16.95 a head, which proved to be terrible value for money. The room were were put in was freezing cold wi... more


T7141ICcharlesb, wrote review 03/12/2019

Early Christmas visit to family

We stayed at Hardwick Hall, on a busy weekend to visit family for a pre Christmas get together. We arrived late afternoon and the place was heaving due to 3 different events taking place. Reception we... more


m9ego, wrote review 29/11/2019

Always nice there , massive rooms but pricey bar

As always the rooms are clean and tidy. Food is excellent here , my only complaint is a larger menu choice is needed as it's a bit small if you stay the regularly. Bar prices are on the high side with... more


SkinRich, wrote review 21/11/2019

Magnificent late lunch in the bar

Really great food, highly recommended. £22 per head on average for main course and a drink. Don’t be put off by the above average price for a lunch - the experience is really very well worth it. It ... more


andrewderbyshire2019, wrote review 19/11/2019

Great country house hotel

Stay in a real country house overlooking a park with a lake! Excellent staff and lovely large rooms with strong showers and Internet! Dinner and breakfast were both good value and served well. Just of... more