Walworth Castle Lodge - Spacious Lodge In Darlington, County Durham

Walworth Castle Lodge is the original gate house to magnificent Walworth Castle and its 18-acre grounds, set in the village of Walworth, near Darlington in County Durham. This single storey cottage was once the charming gate house to the imposing Walworth Castle, near the thriving market town of Darlington, in County Durham. Set within beautiful 18-acre grounds of fabulous lawns and woodlands, this stone-built cottage still retains lots of its charm with a castellated stone structure. Perfect for families, friends and couples alike, this heart-warming accommodation has been thoughtfully decorated to reveal a high quality finish throughout.

The entrance is through a gate at the front and down a pathway taking you to a small porch, where immediately inside you will come to a cloakroom. Next the kitchen presents itself with sleek granite worktops, modern, integrated fixtures and contemporary colourways. The living room comprises a lovely set of patchwork sofas, a gas fire on the wall, and adjoins the TV room, which boasts French doors leading to the outdoor space. Take some time to gather your thoughts in the conservatory with a good book, or get together with the family in the dining room for a sociable gathering over dinner.

Indulge in the luxurious hot tub after a tiresome day walking the fabulous Dales, positioned on the patio, it nestles in a private spot next to the garden furniture.

Walworth Castle is a stunning Grade I listed, 12th century castle, playing host to a fabulous three-star hotel, benefitting a lovely bar and restaurant, serving delicious drinks and afternoon tea, as well as a scrumptious dinner menu.Walworth Castle Lodge is located within walking distance to Walworth Castle Birds of Prey centre which is the number one tourist attraction in County Durham.

Please note: Due to a wedding event, bookings commencing on Saturday 27th August 2022, Saturday 3rd September 2022 and Saturday 7th October 2023 guests will not have access to the main grounds.

Check in/ Checkout Times

Check in: 5:00 pm | Check out: 10:00 am

Accommodation Description

All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double (one with en-suite bathroom with spa bath, separate walk-in shower, basin and WC), 1 x double, 1 x twin. Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast bar. Dining room. Sitting room with gas fire. TV room. Conservatory.

Amenities Description

LGP gas heating with gas fire. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, TV, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off-road parking. Large enclosed rear garden with patio, lawned area and hot tub. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 5 miles, pub 15 mins walk. Note: This property has a check in time of 5pm. Note: Road noise may be heard. Note: Bookings arriving after 14/11/2019 will carry a good housekeeping bond of £150. On arrival, a pre-authorisation of this amount will be placed on the card at reception.

  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Family Friendly
  • Ground floor bed
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet
  • Luxury
  • Patio
  • Pets

About the area

From heather-clad moors and limestone scars, to market towns and the steady pace of country life - the sublime Dales await you! Where else in Britain is it as satisfying to sit and do nothing as it is to explore the numerous pursuits on offer?

Walworth is a small scattered village in the borough of Darlington, in County Durham, centred by the 16th century Walworth Castle and Park, and the surrounding area known locally as 'The Gateway to the Dales'. An easy drive from Walworth will take you to nearby Teesdale, which has a host of excellent visitor attractions and stunning scenery on its doorstep. The Dale is home to the stunning waterfall of High Force and great walking along The Teesdale Way. Barnard Castle and Bowes offer historic castles and stately homes, with Eggleston Hall and Gardens - a Georgian country house, Rokeby Hall and Park and Raby Castle being just three such examples. A short drive north will take you to the city of Durham, which oozes charm and offers lots to see and do.

This single storey cottage was once the charming gate house to the imposing Walworth Castle, near the thriving market town of Darlington, in County Durham. Set within beautiful 18-acre grounds of fabulous lawns and woodlands, this stone-built cottage still retains lots of its charm with a castellated stone structure. Perfect for families, friends and couples alike, this heart-warming accommodation has been thoughtfully decorated to reveal a high quality finish throughout. The entrance is through a gate at the front and down a pathway taking you to a small porch, where immediately inside you will come to a cloakroom. Next the kitchen presents itself with sleek granite worktops, modern, integrated fixtures and contemporary colourways. The living room comprises a lovely set of patchwork sofas, a gas fire on the wall, and adjoins the TV room, which boasts French doors leading to the outdoor space. Take some time to gather your thoughts in the conservatory with a good book, or get together with the family in the dining room for a sociable gathering over dinner. Indulge in the luxurious hot tub after a tiresome day walking the fabulous Dales, positioned on the patio, it nestles in a private spot next to the garden furniture. Walworth Castle is a stunning Grade I listed, 12th century castle, playing host to a fabulous three-star hotel, benefitting a lovely bar and restaurant, serving delicious drinks and afternoon tea, as well as a scrumptious dinner menu.Walworth Castle Lodge is located within walking distance to Walworth Castle Birds of Prey centre which is the number one tourist attraction in County Durham. Nearby, Darlington offers an abundance of well-appointed amenities and is well-known for its railway connections. The wonderful city of Durham is situated to the north, with its majestic cathedral and castle waiting to be explored. The surrounding region offers beautiful countryside rich with classic Dales landscape of dry stone walls, rivers and valleys. This charm-filled cottage is ideal for those seeking adventure among the Northern Dales.