Helme Park Hall Hotel in Fir Tree Bishop Auckland County Durham England
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Contact: Heather Main

Guestrooms: 10

Address: Helme Park Hall Hotel, Country House & Restaurant, Situated on the A68, Fir Tree Village, Bishop Auckland, County Durham DL13 4NW England

Telephone: (01388) 730 970

Activities/Attractions: County Durham is situated in the North-East of England, bordering Cumbria, North Yorkshire and Northumberland. Reputed to be one of England's most attractive Counties, County Durham has much to offer the discerning traveller, from Medieval Castles of interest, beautiful landscapes perfect for scenic walks, and last but by no means least the City of Durham where you will find both Durham Castle and Durham Cathedral a World Heritage site.

Bishop Auckland is situated at the meeting point of the River Gaunless and Wear, it has been an important market town since Medieval times, with most of its history connected to the Castle of Auckland in splendid Bishop Park, where the principal residence of the Bishop's of Auckland has been since the 12th-century.

Fir Tree is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated to the west of Crook, near the River Wear. Wear Valley Council say the population census 2007 (for Wear Valley) was 314. It is fairly small. But is only approximately 2 miles from the small market town of Crook and 6 miles from the large market town Bishop Auckland. Approximately 1 mile NW of the village is the WWII Harperley POW Camp 93.

Many must envy the location of the Helme Park Hall Hotel. It's perched on the edge of the Wear Valley and diners can enjoy the breathtaking views across the Durham Dales. The perfect spot for a breath of rural fresh air. Helme Park Hall Hotel is a wonderful place to stay for business or pleasure.

If you need any more information, our staff at Reception will be happy to provide you with up to date information on activities and cultural events going on during your stay.

The picturesque setting of Helme Park Hall Hotel within its own two acres of private, mature and beautifully kept gardens make it an ideal location for wedding receptions.


"If you are looking for a clean cheap & cheerful place to stay in stunning countryside, this hotel does the job."

"Wonderful location with plenty of outdoor activities for all the family!"

"Helme Park Hall Hotel provides good value, great rooms and fantastic food."

"Very friendly staff and excellent service. The meals were of a high quality and presentation."


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General Information: Welcome to the Helme Park Hall Hotel in Fir Tree Village, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, England ... a charming Country House Hotel set within two acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. This Hotel is ideally located for both the town goer as well as the country lover. Under its new ownership the Hotel has been revitalised adding to previous years good repeat business and goodwill.

Since it was built in 1643 The Hall has had a range of occupants and functions - variously a distinguished family home including the residences of Colonel Stobart. Our impeccable reputation for providing guests with unrivalled quality, service and superb attention to detail have made this Hotel a popular venue catering for short breaks, civil weddings & conferences. Whatever the occasion - be it business or pleasure our aim is to provide all of our guests with genuine northern hospitality, good food and above all an incredible and memorable stay.

  • At The Helme Park Hall Hotel you can be sure you'll find yourself in comfortable surroundings during your stay
  • We provide the services of a well managed Hotel
  • Many of our bedrooms offer superb views over the Wear Valley and each one is wonderfully comfortable and fully equipped
  • All ensuite bathrooms/shower rooms
  • Colour television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Trouser press and hair dryer
  • Free Wi-Fi Internet Access
  • We can offer a choice of bar or restaurant dining facilities
  • We are renowned locally for our Sunday Lunch served between 12 noon until 3pm and our Function Room with views over looking Weardale can cater for all occasions
  • Group accommodation bookings accepted - we are able to offer accommodation for up to twenty five guests as well as private dining and conference facilities

Head Chef David Harvey will always supply the Restaurant with excellent value meals. Every item on the Menu bears his own hallmark of quality and are locally sourced were possible.

Payment Accepted: Visa, MasterCard.

Rates: (Prices quoted in GBP Pounds).

40-90/night/room

Breakfast is included in the rates.

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"I stayed for 2 nights at Helme Park Hall Hotel and was very impressed by the attentiveness of the staff and the overall experience. I'd recommend the hotel to anyone looking for a comfortable stay."