|Idyllic Setting in beautiful parkland beside the River Wear, Whitworth Hall Hotel is a unique experience. Your base to visit the Cathedral City of Durham, only 7 miles away and ideally situated to explore the County Durham countryside. Whitworth Hall Hotel has been sympathetically restored and is a grade two listed stately house, the ancestral home of Bobby Shafto.
The Hotel offers 29 luxurious double en suite bedrooms, each with it’s own individual character and all appointed to a superior standard. Whitworth Hall has two restaurants, comfortable lounges, bars, conservatories, pub restaurant, gardens, marquee and private meeting rooms with service from professional, attentive staff - perfect for your conferences, meetings, entertaining, weddings, private dining and events. …….. or just to get away from it all.
Open daily for morning coffee, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner to residents and non-residents. Enjoy fine dining in the elegant Library Restaurant, or for something a little different why not try the relaxed Silver Buckles Brasserie or something light in the lounges. Lakeside Inn & Restaurant also in the grounds offers an extensive menu of food and drink throughout the day for all the family, while indoor and outdoor play areas entertain the children.
Directions From the A1 motorway. At junction 61 take the A688 towards Spennymoor. At the roundabout with the sign for Spennymoor town centre, take the fourth exit, right, towards the town centre.
Turn left, first exit, at the next roundabout, right at the traffic lights following the brown heritage signs for Whitworth Hall Hotel and the Hotel is on the right hand side after 1 ½ miles. From Durham Take the A690 towards Crook. After Brancepeth village take the first left, following the brown heritage signs for Whitworth Hall Hotel, and the Hotel is on the left hand side after 1 mile. Public Transport International and domestic flights to Teesside and Newcastle Airports. National train services to Darlington and Durham. Regional bus operators serve Spennymoor.