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Biddick Hall, Chester le Street, County Durham

Large country house sleeping 16 with swimming pool and private grounds for family and friends near Durham
Dining for
Weekly price from £ 17500
3 night weekend price from £ 7500
2 night weekend price from £ 5000
Midweek per night price from £ 2500
Guide prices only. Please see Prices and Availability tab, below, for more details, or contact owner.
Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

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.

Group Accommodation Details

Kitchen Details
The kitchen is well equipped. Let on a catered basis only.
Dining Room
The dining room seats up to 12 at a Regency mahogany circular dining table and 18 with extension.
Sitting Room
Take your pick of either the Pink Drawing Room or, across the hall, the Green Drawing Room - a light and atmospheric room.
TV and Music Facilities
Cable TV is provided in the Garden Room.
Telecom Facilities
Good mobile reception on some networks.
Games Room
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.
Heating / Open Fires
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.
Disabled Facilities
Wheelchair access, DDA bathroom, bedroom with bathroom and emergency evacuation facilities and procedures.
Children's Facilities
There are no facilities especially for children.
Outdoor Facilities
There are formal gardens mainly comprising of clipped beech, yew & box hedges, and an Italian Garden bordered by brick walls with roses, yew & box.
Swimming Pool
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.

Large Group Property Location

Biddick Hall is located in County Durham between Durham City and Newcastle upon Tyne.
Nearest Station
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.
Nearest Bus
There are limited bus routes near by.
Nearest Airport
Biddick Hall has excellent airport connections and is close to Newcastle International Airport and Durham Tees Valley.
Nearest Town
Chester le Street, 5 miles.
Nearest Shop
Chester le Street, 5 miles.
Nearest Pub / Eatery
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.


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Bob Duff

Biddick Hall, Chester le Street, County Durham
Sleeps 16, Bedrooms 8, Dining 16
+44 (0)1913 851 736 / +44 (0)7786 231 338
Lambton Events, Lambton Park, Chester le Street, Co Durham

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