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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

At my age, (80+), I have known this area from being a child and enjoying walks with my maternal grandfather. You might say that this colours my judgement of the Hotel. You may be right, but if you like space, in- and outdoors, great service, helpful staff, comfort, and restful nights, this is for you. The location is perfect with... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is ideal, it's small enough to be friendly and personal, but is big enough to be able to find a quiet corner (Not much chance at our wedding, but otherwise easily done). Its a Pretty place, I mean picture postcard pretty, with Deer in the grounds, fairy lights in the trees, a dingly dell, with a little stream,... More 

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North West England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel, located within a deer park, was a country house before its conversion. The décor is somewhat dated but clean, tidy and in keeping with the once country house. The fine dining aspect of the hotel is located in the library and the food is very good. The staff are pleasant and attentive; this comment particularly applies to the... More 

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

Hello and thank you for all your comments posted here on trip advisor in your review. It was great to read how much you enjoyed your time with us, the hard working team are always pleased to see feedback. In the continual way in which we look to improve the service here we take on board all comments, and do... More 

Newcastle, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So a wedding is always glorious , and the setting for this one was fabulous . Unfortunately , I was too late to stay , but the day I had was wonderful and I would have liked to stay . The drive in , past the lake and lovely grounds , was the appetiser . Then the lovely buildings and... More 

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

Fantastic to read how much you enjoyed your time spent with us here at Whitworth Hall, whilst attending a wedding here, great to read how well you described the property, food and service. I have of course passed on your comments to all the team, and Stephen Sarah and Matt were delighted with their special mention. Once again thank you... More 

Worcester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An impressive venue starting with the approach to the hotel, the lake and then the herd of deer just by the hotel entrance. The receptionist was trying to deal with a telephone reservation, the sale of deer food and booking in new guests, to be fair she did manage her situation well without any outward signs of stress. The room... 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 and review posted here on trip advisor following your recent stay here at Whitworth Hall, I have of course passed all on to the hard working team members. Your point raised in relation to the bar team, has been discussed at the managers meeting and will also be passed on to the tem,... More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night in this lovely hotel. In the grounds were a herd of deer grazing. The hotel had lovely original features and tasteful décor and was a great place to relax after a long drive. The breakfast was very tasty and severed in the old library. We had a minor issue with the shower, which had we... More 

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

Thank you for your kind words posted here on trip advisor following your stay with us. It was great to read how much you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you also for your understanding in the issue raised in relation to the problem with the shower, We do hope to see you return in the future. Kind regards Christopher... More 

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29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked into the Brasserie for lunch for my parents 61st Wedding Anniversary celebration. We were able to get the car near to the entrance door of the restaurant to drop off my elderly parents and then park the car nearby. The food and service by the attentive staff was excellent, in a pretty air conditioned room. We had great... 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 help celebrate your parent’s 61st Wedding anniversary (Wow). It was fantastic to read how much the hard working team look after you on this special occasion, I will of course pass on your comments to them. Once again thank you and we do hope to see you and the family return in... More 

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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was lovely staff are very polite and helpful Grounds are very well kept and lovely to walk in or sit in the shade and watch the world go by Building is old and full of character Bed was huge and comfortable Bad point the room was dusty, bedside table and trouser press were thick of dust, could blow it... More 

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

Hello and thank you for taking the time in writing and posting your review here on trip advisor. It was lovely to read how, on the whole you enjoyed your time with us, however I sincerely apologise on behalf of the Hotel and the team in regards to the points raised about the housekeeping, I will pass these on to... More 

County Durham, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful setting, very well kept grounds, beautiful building, ample parking at the back of the hotel. Very busy when we visited as there was a wedding in progress. Extremely clean, well kept. We paid for cobnuts to feed the beautiful resident deer who were very friendly and not at all shy! Visited Bobby Shaftos monument in the grounds. Well worth... More 

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

Hello And thank you for your kind words posted in your review. I am sure the deer enjoyed the feed but I was sorry to read you your self did not get the chance to join us for a spot to eat, hopeful next time. Once again thank you Kind regards Christopher Ashby More 

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: $76 - $162 (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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Also Known As:
Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel Spennymoor
Best Western Hotel Durham
Best Western Durham
Durham Best Western
BEST WESTERN Whitworth Hall Hotel Spennymoor, County Durham
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