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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel set in scenic grounds.Our son and daughter in law had their wedding reception here 3 years ago so I was looking forward returning.9 of us came for afternoon tea last Sunday afternoon.From the minute we arrived until we left the staff couldn't do enough for you.The tea was served in the lovely conservatory overlooking the picturesque garden.There was... More 

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent hotel set within marvellous grounds.deer are roaming loose in the grounds .The staff could not be more helpful. Food is highly recommended. It is within easy drive for both Durham and Newcastle.

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous place. Lovely rooms and very friendly service and staff, who cant do enough for you. Bedrooms very well furnished and the huge bed was very comfortable, a positive experience. The whole place was very clean and no complaints to that effect. This location is also used for weddings. The grounds open up and lots of deer roam in the... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a first for me reviewing a hotle on the internet but i felt I need to have my say. The hotle is placed on a beautiful piece of landscape with fantastic gardens and wildlife. The traditional county hotle was very well kept with traditional rooms and reception areas. My wife and I stayed only for one night sadly... More 

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Lincoln
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61 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Hotel, a couple of miles out of Spennymoor, is a great rural country house type hotel. I have been here before, this time I had a chance to take some photo's, which I have shared. My room on the first floor was a good size with good quality furnishings, including two chairs and a side table. The Bathroom had... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our wedding here at the weekend, and could not have enjoyed it more. I would strongly recommend for anyone looking for a wedding venue. All of the staff were amazing, and made the day run smoothly. From the lovely smiley receptionist, to all the waiters and waitresses, everyone made a massive effort to make sure we had the... More 

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WHGeneralManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tim and Gemma Thank you for such a lovely review posted here on trip advisor, following your special day, and thank you for choosing Whitworth Hall to celebrate it. It was fantastic to read how much you enjoyed your day, from the service of the hard working team to the delicious food served, I have of course passed on... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with my husband on 10th November. A lovely comfortable hotel with beautiful grounds. Dinner was served in the conservatory which on a November night was a wee bit chilly. Would have preferred to eat where we had breakfast the following morning. Evening meal ok but the breakfast was excellent. Friendly and professional staff. Will need to visit in... More 

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WHGeneralManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your kind words posted here on trip advisor, following your stay with us, I have taken on board your comment, in relatsion to the heating, and as always use them in a constructive way in moving the property forward. We do hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards Christopher Ashby More 

Malton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights to celebrate our Silver Wedding.We were given a warm welcome and our suitcase was taken upstairs to our room. The room was lovely overlooking the park with a herd of fallow deer. The room was large with a comfortable sofa, plenty of tea and coffee,a coffee maker and a mini fridge containing a jug... More 

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WHGeneralManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review

Firstly thank you for choosing Whitworth Hall, to celebrate your silver wedding, and for posting your review here on Trip Advisor. What a lovely in depth review on all the facilities in and around the property. It was fantastic to read how much you enjoyed your time with us, picking up on your point on the Brasserie menu, and as... More 

Ilkley, Yorkshire
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21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This ticked all the boxes. We were looking for a great value break - countryside location but close to things to do, in this case the ancient city of Durham, and with good food - Whitworth Hall fitted the bill perfectly. To arrive to pretty deer looking over the fence was quite charming and the big smile by an efficient... More 

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WHGeneralManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, and thank you for your top mark review, following your visit to us. It was fantastic to read, how much you enjoyed both the Hotel, and the fantastic area of Durham, I have of course passed on all your comments to the hard working team. We do hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards Christopher... More 

Durham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a family wedding here and although they had a removable ramp at the main entrance the doors were heavy and no one on standby to assist. When inside the reception desk was too high to communicate with the staff behind it especially if you're wheelchair bound and the disabled toilet was poor - the area shared it's self with... More 

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WHGeneralManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Whitworth Hall Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madam Once again, as set out in my letter to you, following your visit here at Whitworth Hall, whilst attending your sister’s wedding, I would like to offer my sincere apologies to you. As in my letter and pictures sent to you, I am still a little confused as to the comments about the reception desk, while I admit... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whitworth Hall is a 29 bedroom hotel offering relaxation and tranquility with views over the deer park and local countryside. The Library restaurant serves evening meals from 6pm whilst our Brasserie is open from 12 noon daily. The hotel serves a very popular afternoon tea every day either in the Garden Room or the Lounge Bar, if you are fortunate with the weather you can even sit on the patio or lawns for afternoon tea or a nice Pimms ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Whitworth Hall Hotel

Address: Whitworth Hall Country Park | Stanners Lane, Spennymoor DL16 7QX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Spennymoor
Price Range: $67 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Whitworth Hall Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel Spennymoor
Best Western Hotel Durham
Best Western Durham
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“upstairs rooms had a good view”
 of 5 bubbles nfltd, 1 week ago | Read review
“Upstairs Rooms overlooking park are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles sunseeker1951, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms at the front overlook the deer park”
 of 5 bubbles PMDGlasgow, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Do ask for a park view if there is one available.”
 of 5 bubbles CollyGee, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“If you want quiet make sure you are away from rooms that have weddings.”
 of 5 bubbles Z280UFsusanf, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
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