Whitworth Hall Hotel

Spennymoor, Durham

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An ultra-affordable base in a great destination

Durham Cathedral

River Tees

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Escape to a Grade II-listed property set in a tranquil country deer park near Durham, including breakfast, late check-out and dinner options

Whitworth Hall Hotel is a Grade II listed country house packed with character and beautifully set in a peaceful, 73-acre deer park. Wander the grounds to discover a stunning formal garden and a serene ornamental lake. You'll find a charming restaurant set in the oldest part of the house, another offering brasserie-style fare, and a peaceful garden room - the perfect spot for afternoon tea. After a day exploring the North East, you have a homely room to come back to - and you can rest assured you'll sleep soundly, as the hotel proudly holds a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

County Durham is crammed with historic, cultural and natural charm. From the World Heritage Site of Durham Cathedral and Castle to the tranquil expanse of the Durham Dales, there's plenty to explore here. This is a county that shows off its history through engaging museums and conserved architecture and embraces its culture with a year-round calendar of events and impressive art collections.

Good to know

Please be aware that on occasion, the hotel does have functions taking place until midnight. If you would like a quiet room, please contact the hotel prior to arrival and the team will be more than happy to arrange this for you, availability permitting.

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  • Staying in a Grade II listed country house, nestled in a peaceful deer park
  • Marvelling at the impressive Durham Cathedral on its rocky promontory setting
  • Dining in the Library Restaurant, set in the oldest part of the hotel

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