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Seaton Delaval Hall

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Address: Seaton Delaval | Seaton Sluice, Whitley Bay NE26 4QR, England
Phone Number: 03448001895
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Fri - Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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A good NT hall yet to be refurbished

We arrived here on a blustery day & initially passed the entrance being in a stream of traffic. Once parked we found a lovely landscape, possibly a bit bleak in some places... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
dace520
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Redhill, United Kingdom
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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This NT property hasn't been in NT ownership for very long (in NT terms). It's unusual because the "house" is in three very distinctive parts each with its own character and story. The main house is being refurbished but is still widely accessible. The basement shouldn't be missed and make sure that you look and compare the areas that have... More 

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Thank Richard A
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Such an interesting house to visit, with the most amazing spiral staircase each end of the house, one right hand spiral and one left, badly damaged in a fire, but partially restored. Good walks in the grounds

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Thank Judith M
Carlisle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely place to walk with events on at weekends for the family during the season. Very impressive building.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited Seaton Delaval hall expecting that there would not be a lot to see. However, we spent a good 4 hours looking around the house and gardens. From the welcome on arrival to leaving the staff could not be faulted. The guides in the house were so enthusiastic, welcoming and informative. There are a couple of places for refreshments. no... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As we are National Trust Members we decided to visit this Festival (also the fact that the live music acts were all excellent) and found we were not disappointed with event.You could freely walk around the Gardens as well as watch all this live music and purchase some excellent/fantastic foods. Only dissapointment is that it will be the last time... More 

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Thank Bill R
Ashington, United Kingdom
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174 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty good car parking for a start---easy access for all mobilities--toilets seem in adequate for number of visitors--cafe is good--second hand bookshop area--quite a good idea--the main hall is obviously in a state of flux as it was handed over to the trust minus a roof--but has one now--and the gardens have a nice strolling feel--there is also a woodland... More 

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Thank bill c
Redhill, United Kingdom
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233 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived here on a blustery day & initially passed the entrance being in a stream of traffic. Once parked we found a lovely landscape, possibly a bit bleak in some places. However the more formal parts of the garden were superb. Lovely tea room in the out-house / courtyard, super staff, & great food & drinks. Unusual allowing dogs... More 

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Thank dace520
Scunthorpe
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23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being National Trust members and in the area, we took a drive over for a visit. A recent addition to the NT family of properties this hall is currently having some work done on it but in no way does that detract from the visit. A nice NT shop at the entrance with a friendly North American lady greeting us... More 

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Thank J P S
Atherton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

National trust site sadly not much more than a shell I hope they have plans for this place when funding becomes available ..a little less attention from the volunteers would be nice we were being told every detail if we wanted to listen or not

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Thank Shaun G
Stanley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to visit , unfortunately its not set up for coaches. There are no signs to tell your driver where to drop passengers. Dont do as I did and follow the car park sign. coaches drive straight up to the front of the hall, drop your passengers, then you have to leave and find somewhere to park up. Not... More 

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