Darlington, England DL2 2LY
Great Britain


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Hotel Overview

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Offering 12th Century character and 21st Century convenience in Darlington, Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel is set in 18 acres of lawns and woodlands... just three miles from the A1(M). This really is the ideal venue to get away and relax. Whether you are on the lookout for luxury or simply seeking style! Local attractions are easy to get to, and we do our utmost to make attendees of conferences or team building events feel at home here. With a unique blend of flavors and features, we have an award winning restaurant that complements the tastefully designed bedrooms - including a feature four poster suite! Our secluded, grand property is extremely popular for wedding receptions, and we can make your special day more memorable by the minute with exceptional service from the moment you arrive And of course, the pictures will be perfect! Enjoy your stay.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Modified Breakfast Service & Selections (varies by hotel)

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed
Child Policy
Up To Two Children Free (Age 12 And Under) For Every Two Paying Adults In Existing Bedding. Meal Charges May Apply.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 5 mile(s) from Shildon Railway Museum, home of George Stephenson and the rocket
  • 5 mile(s) from Darlington Railway Museum, railway heritage site
  • 5 mile(s) from Darlington South Park, recently modernized with ponds and walks
  • 18 mile(s) from Barnard Castle
  • 20 mile(s) from Beamish, 16th century working museum
  • 20 mile(s) from High Force Waterfall, natural waterfall
  • 30 mile(s) from Redcar Beach
  • 35 mile(s) from Lake District, lakes, walks and sightseeing
  • 35 mile(s) from North Yorkshire Moors, beautiful scenery and walks
  • 35 mile(s) from Lightwater Valley Theme park
  • 60 mile(s) from York, heritage city with cobbled streeets, many tourist attractions


  • Farmers Bar, on premises, English pub, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Sunday
  • Hansard's Restaurant, on premises, Full Service, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Library Tower, on premises, Full Service, French, English, a la carte, reservation only
  • Hansards Lounge, on premises, Bar/Lounge, lounge menu, 24 hours

Nearby Cities

  • 5 mile(s) from Darlington
  • 17 mile(s) from Richmond
  • 24 mile(s) from Durham
  • 32 mile(s) from Sunderland
  • 36 mile(s) from Newcastle
  • 60 mile(s) from York


  • 6 mile(s) from Darlington Football Stadium
  • 10 mile(s) from Sedgefield Racing, horse racing
  • 25 mile(s) from Sunderland Dog Track, greyhound racing


  • 5 mile(s) from Market Town, Darlington
  • 25 mile(s) from Dalton Park
  • 30 mile(s) from Metro Centre, largest indoor shopping centre in the north east


  • 5 mile(s) from Darlington Bus Terminal
  • 5 mile(s) from Darlington Train Station
  • 15 mile(s) from Durham Tees Valley Airport, taxi charge nominal fee
  • 40 mile(s) from Newcastle Ferry Terminal
  • 44 mile(s) from Newcastle Airport, taxi charge nominal fee