The perfect alternative to a hotel, Plawsworth Hall Serviced Cottages and Apartments are beautifully situated within a private 40 acre rural estate just 3 miles (5 minute drive) north of Durham city, 2 miles from Chester-le-Street and just south of popular family attraction Beamish. Our choice of 19 serviced apartments and cottages sleep 2 to 6 guests, and are available to book independently or together for larger family groups/ corporate stays. A popular pub with restaurant is a 3 minute stroll away and both a food store and newsagents are within walking distance.
Serviced accommodation includes a collection of traditional stone and brick built farm building conversions and a granary clustered around the original farm courtyard. An attractive landscaped play/ recreational space is just to the rear of the properties. A complimentary concierge service is available at reception. Corporate stays, family groups and relocation/ house move stays are all warmly welcomed. Serviced properties are available for long lets and for short breaks (3/4 nights).
One Bed Apartment
A one bedroom apartment has a separate double bedroom containing either a double bed or twin beds, along with a modern en-suite bathroom and fully fitted kitchen.
Two Bed Apartments
Eight 2 bedroom apartments are available. Four include double and twin bedrooms with one modern bathroom, and the other four have double and single bedrooms with 2 bathrooms.
Three Bed Apartment
The 3 bed apartment has wonderful rural views and a spacious open plan kitchen, dining and living area. This apartment has 2 double bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom and a single bedroom.
Two Bed Cottage
Our two bedroom cottage has 2 bathrooms, including an en-suite to one of the bedrooms. The sitting room is separate and the large modern kitchen and dining space is fully fitted and perfect for families.
Three Bed Cottage
A three bed cottage sleeping up to six is also available, perfect for large family groups, with a master bedroom featuring an en-suite bathroom and a further large main family bathroom.
All properties have stylishly furnished interiors, and come with high speed WiFi internet access and full gas central heating. Fully fitted kitchens contain a dishwasher, microwave, an automatic washing machine and dryer, a freezer and fridge, all essential kitchen accessories/ utensils/ crockery and ironing facilities. Stylishly appointed lounges include music systems, ample sofa/ chair seating and widescreen colour TVs. Plentiful private parking is available within the estate close to properties.
Guests have open access to communal gardens and a choice of walking trails within the estate. Cots and highchairs are available at no extra cost, and a weekly cleaning and bed linen change is inclusive. A concierge service is available from reception, with additional housekeeping or linen happily provided on request. Postal services are also at reception along with a good supply of local tourist information guides. Sorry no pets please, and guests are requested to bring along their own towels.
Whether you’re looking for award-winning holiday accommodation, a corporate group stay or you’re simply visiting friends, relocating or visiting nearby Beamish and Shildon (the National Railway Museum), Plawsworth Hall Cottages and Apartments are an ideal cost effective choice. The beautiful Durham Dales in the North Pennines sits close by and Plawsworth’s close proximity to the A1 and major road links puts it within easy reach of Newcastle, Northumberland, the Yorkshire Dales, York and the North York Moors.
Short breaks are available including 3 night breaks from Friday to Monday and midweek 4 night breaks from Monday to Friday. Changeover days are usually Friday or Monday.
Plawsworth Hall is easily reached off the A1. Travelling northwards, take a right turn off onto the A167 clearly signposted Plawsworth Village. The estate is just a 5 minute drive from Durham and just a 20 minute drive from Newcastle and Sunderland.