Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel - Spennymoor

Spennymoor, Spennymoor, United Kingdom, DL16 7QX  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel - Spennymoor

Internet

Paid internet access

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator

Overview

The spectacular Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel offers 29 luxury guest rooms as well as free parking, a designated area for smoking and a storage room. With accents of Roman architecture, the hotel was built in 1826 and renovated in 2007.

The convenient location next to a metro station provides an easy access to Ustinov College, Durham Cathedral and Durham Magistrates Court. Guests can get to Spennymoor city center, which is 4 km away.

The hotel is situated near a church, a museum and a castle.

Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel is within a 30-minute drive to Durham Tees Valley airport.

Rooms

Rooms of Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel are appointed with satellite TV, a minibar, heating, a DVD player and direct dial phone. Some rooms at Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel have a view over the garden. The guestrooms feature private bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and bath sheets along with an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers as well as exquisite furniture.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have fine meals at the delightful restaurant.

Services

Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel offers a meeting room and a copier to satisfy the needs of business guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   29.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid internet access
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

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Hotel Address:

Spennymoor, Spennymoor, United Kingdom, DL16 7QX

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City Center
  • Spennymoor
    2.1 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    5.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    29

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Rooms and availability

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Classic Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 55 sq. feet
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Standard Non-Smoking Room with Two Twin Beds

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    Bed type: Double bed
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    1 Double Bed( Non-Smoking, Family Room)

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      Bed type: Double bed
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      1 Double Bed, Non-Smoking, Deluxe Room, Four Poster Bed

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        Executive Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 110 sq. feet
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        1 Double Bed( Non-Smoking, Executive Room)

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          How to reach hotel

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          Hotel Address:

          Spennymoor, Spennymoor, United Kingdom, DL16 7QX

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Spennymoor
            2.1 mi
          Airports
          • Bus stop
            5.3 mi
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10 am
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            29

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSpennymoorBest Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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          Popular areas

          • City Center - 2.1 mi

          Local attractions

          • Hamsterley Forest - 6.9 mi
            Durham Dales, Hamsterley
          • Beamish Open Air Museum - 12.1 mi
            Beamish DH9 0RGEngland
          • Hardwick Park - 7.6 mi
            Sedgefield TS21 2DNEngland
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10 am
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            29

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSpennymoorBest Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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          Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.8out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 36 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            Great setting, comfortable rooms, good food and friendly staff

          • Family with children
            8.2

            Location and atmoshere in the hotel.

            Spa and or sports facilities would be an asset.

          • Older travelers
            7.0

            Comfortable & clean, quiet and attractive location.

            Decor over the top and not to our taste. Continental breakfast options limited.

          • Group of friends
            5.0

            The grounds were absolutely beautiful and well maintained. The communal areas were very well presented. The staff were very polite and delivered excellent customer service.

            Our hotel room was very shabby and was very badly presented. The window was painted shut. The carpet was dirty. Our mattress smelt stale. We and fellow guests were freezing cold during the night. The bed covers were old and thread bare. There were stains down the wall paper and the pictures on the wall were once damp and showed mould on them. Not what you would expect for such a expensive room rate!

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            We loved the quiet setting of the hotel within a deer park and set in the middle of rolling countryside. We had a lovely view over the park and the only disturbing noise (if you could call it that) was the birds singing at 4.30am!

            There was really nothing we didn't like. The only criticism would be that the decor is a little tired and the very modern looking reception area, which would be well placed in a new hotel, is not in keeping with the character of the hotel.

          • Single
            9.2

            Good atmosphere and ambience

            Restaurant rather expensive - therefore had dinner in the bar

          • Family with children
            6.6

            Breakfast included, nice country location

            Some decor getting tatty

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            The superior room was just lovely, the grounds are gorgeous and the staff were very helpful

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Room was clean and warm, staff were friendly and efficient. The menu was excellent. We wanted somewhere quiet and relaxing to tour Northumberland, so didn't need a pool, spa or gym. This was ideal

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Loved everything about it. Superb location, beautiful quiet room, lovely grounds to walk in, a nursery to buy cottage plants and bulbs, friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff, nothing too much trouble. Dinner was a little pricey but in surroundings like these, with a service to match, was to be expected

          • Single
            7.0

            Comfortable room, but disappointingly noisy when wedding guests went back to their rooms.

            Veneer surfaces of the furniture was lifting in the room, reducing the feeling of quality premises. No chocolate for late night beverages in the room.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            It is an old country house set in a deer park with a lake adjacent. Compared to many hotels it was an arrival in paradise - peace, quiet, country setting. Deer grazing alongside the drive. Staff were exceptionally helpful. Regrettably the first room offered looked across a courtyard and on the roof of the opposite building were two large extractor fans. Although they did not seem to be too noisy we didn't take the chance and were offered a room at the rear of the hotel overlooking the church gardens - beautifully quiet and more modern - which suited us well. Library style restaurant tranquil and comfortable with views of deer park, food excellent, service great. Shame about the guests who came down to breakfast on Sat am in their pyjamas!

          • Single
            7.4

            It was very well located for my business trip. Very quiet but I believe it is a very busy wedding venue and I was glad that my business trip didn't coincide with a wedding party.

            Slightly 'tired' looking...could do with a bit of a makeover.

          • Single
            9.6

            Everything was great, especially the setting with the deer herds.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            We had a lovely stay fantastic location, and generally comfortable. Perfect areas to sit and relax, also a good base for visiting the area.

            Dinner menu was rather expensive for what you got and I feel the chef could do better.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel - Spennymoor Spennymoor location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Spennymoor, Spennymoor, United Kingdom, DL16 7QX

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Spennymoor
            2.1 mi
          Airports
          • Bus stop
            5.3 mi
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10 am
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            29

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSpennymoorBest Western Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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