Biddick Hall, Chester le Street, County Durham

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Sleeps
16
Bedrooms
8
Dining
16
  • Weekly price
    from £ 17500
  • 2 night weekend
    from £ 5000
  • 3 night weekend
    from £ 7500
  • Midweek per night
    from £ 2500
Property Type: 
House
Large country house sleeping 16 with swimming pool and private grounds for family and friends near Durham

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Biddick Hall, Chester le Street, County Durham, sleeps 16 in 8 bedrooms.

Biddick Hall is a stunning, unspoiled private country house offering fully catered accommodation on an exclusive use basis only - the ideal venue for a special occasion or house party with family and friends. The informal atmosphere at Biddick combined with a quirky grandeur make this a relaxed yet interesting choice for your get together.

The following services are provided during your stay:

- Full complement of staff to include cook, waiting staff and housekeepers
- All utilities
- Normal house flowers
- Full English breakfast
- Pre-dinner drink and canapés
- Set menu dinner - we are delighted to accommodate special dietary requirements with prior notification.

Each of the eight double/twin bedrooms and two singles are individually decorated and furnished. Every bedroom has its own private bathroom most of which have been renovated to offer all modern facilities of walk-in power shower and large bath. Three of the bedrooms have bathrooms across the corridor.

The delightful formal gardens comprise clipped beech, yew and box hedges which form the perfect setting for the statuary and fountain, originally from the walled garden at Lambton castle. An Italian Garden bordered by brick walls with roses, yew and box has a central mosaic brick path with side paths in oyster shell. The beech arch, and a central feature of a stone church window laid flat, are special features created by Lord Lambton.

Just 10 minutes away from the Durham Cathedral World Heritage Site, Biddick is also close to many other local attractions including Alnwick Castle, the setting for parts of the Harry Potter films, and the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art which hosted the Turner Prize. There are several important houses and gardens in the area, as well as a great selection of golf courses, and beautiful walking and cycling routes.

Facilities

The kitchen is well equipped. Let on a catered basis only.
The dining room seats up to 12 at a Regency mahogany circular dining table and 18 with extension.
Take your pick of either the Pink Drawing Room or, across the hall, the Green Drawing Room - a light and atmospheric room.
Cable TV is provided in the Garden Room.
Good mobile reception on some networks.
We do not have a games room. The Garden Room, however, is of contemporary design for relaxation with card tables, grand piano and cable television.
Many feature fireplaces.
Each of the eight double or twin bedrooms and two singles are individually decorated and furnished.
Linen is provided.
Every bedroom has its own private bathroom most of which have been renovated to offer all modern facilities of walk-in power shower and large bath.
Wheelchair access, DDA bathroom, bedroom with bathroom and emergency evacuation facilities and procedures.
There are no facilities especially for children.
There are formal gardens mainly comprising of clipped beech, yew & box hedges, and an Italian Garden bordered by brick walls with roses, yew & box.
We do have a pool which is outdoor and heated.
Ample parking is available.
Smoking is not permitted indoors.
We can accommodate pets - please contact us to discuss.

Location

Biddick Hall is located in County Durham between Durham City and Newcastle upon Tyne.
Chester le Street, 5 miles.
Chester le Street, 5 miles.
Chester le Street, 5 miles.

Booking Information

£2,500 per night plus VAT for up to eight persons. Then £200 per person per night plus VAT for each person over the eight.

Self Catering
No
Outside Caterers
No
Breakfast
No
Other Meals
No
Full Board Only
Yes
Wi-fi
Yes
Games Room
No
Hot Tub
No
Swimming Pool
Yes
Tennis Court
No
Pets
Yes
Open Fire
Yes
Disabled Access
Yes

Getting here

Lambton Events
Lambton Park
Chester le Street
DH3 4PH
Co Durham
United Kingdom
20 minutes from Durham train station which is on the East Coast Main Line connecting London to Scotland. London can be reached in less than 3 hours.
There are limited bus routes near by.
Biddick Hall has excellent airport connections and is close to Newcastle International Airport and Durham Tees Valley.

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Dates
Empty 'End date' values will use the 'Start date' values.
E.g., 8 Dec 2016
E.g., 8 Dec 2016
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Biddick Hall, Chester le Street, County Durham
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Bob Duff

+44 (0)1913 851 736
+44 (0)7786 231 338
Lambton Events
Lambton Park
Chester le Street
DH3 4PH
Co Durham
United Kingdom

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