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You can be assured that you will be the only Prince and Princess at the Castle on your special day as we only do one wedding per day ensuring you and your wedding party are the only VIP's in the hotel.


Stay in a castle!

BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel

We believe we are one of the best value hotels in Darlington. We are a highly rated 3 star hotel and operate from Darlington's only grade 1 listed building and one of the few castle hotels in the North East of England

FREE Wifi throughout the hotel 

Although we offer free wifi throughout our hotel, we only get up to 1 MBPS from the BT exchange. We are a 12th century castle with six foot thick walls which unfortunately has an effect on our wifi signal. The wifi is ok for downloading emails and general surfing of the web, but not really very good for streaming videos. Although we are the perfect location if you want to get away from it all!

FREE Parking for over 100 vehicles

FREE Electric Vehicle Charging Point for all customers

We have various standards of accommodation, including business rooms in the west wing, castle doubles and twins, four posters and four poster suites with double Jacuzzi baths. All of our rooms have a minimum of 19 inch TV's, ipod docking stations as well as tea and coffee making facilities and toiletries.

All this located in an authentic 12th century castle in 18 acres of lawns and woodlands, yet only a 5 minute drive from the A1(M). This is in addition to an on site hair and beauty salon.



If you are looking for a Hotel in Darlington, then12th Century BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel is the perfect destination. Set in 18 acres of lawns and woodlands and just 3 miles from the A1(M) junction 58, our hotel is the perfect location for overnight business trips to Darlington, Newton Aycliffe, Shildon or Durham and an ideal break for visiting local Darlington Attractions. We can also arrange your conference or team building activity. BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel has a unique blend of 12th century charm with 21st century facilities. Choose from a variety of room types including modern room in the west wing, or a unique castle room, or if you fancy something a little bit special, go for one of our four poster rooms or suites. If you are looking for a Restaurant in Darlington, why not dine in our award winning Hansard's Restaurant or more traditional Farmers Bar, have a look here at our AA Rosette Sample Menu. Our hotel is extremely popular as a wedding venue. We can arrange anything to make your special day from an intimate wedding for 2 plus witnesses, to a grand gala wedding for 120. The castle is as individual as you are. The perfect backdrop for those all important memories. So whether it be a conference, wedding reception or that quiet break away, our privately owned and operated hotel is the ideal venue.

We offer various areas throughout the hotel for you to relax and enjoy a drink. We have a coffee lounge where we serve afternoon tea. We also have the farmers bar which served real ales and during winter months has a roaring open log fire, popular with locals and residents alike, serving excellent local and seasonal meals. We also have a superb patio area, with views along the rolling north east countryside. Near the patio area we have a great children's play area, and woodland for them to explore.

To make a booking in one of our beautiful rooms, either call the hotel on 01325 485470, or book online at the top left hand side of this page. We look forward to welcoming you to our hotel.