A luxury setting at Rockliffe Hall
Rockliffe Hall sits on the County Durham and North Yorkshire border, close to the north east town of Darlington in Hurworth-on-Tees and with both County Durham and North Yorkshire within easy reach. If you've been invited to a wedding at the hall, why not make a weekend of it and head to the north-east coast or the North York Moors? Alternatively, golf fans can give the Rockliffe golf course a try, it's supposed to be one of the most challenging in Europe.
A day out in Darlington
A large market town in County Durham, Darlington has a lot of character and is just 10-minutes drive from Rockcliffe Hall. Day-tripping shoppers can enjoy a pedestrianised town centre that boasts more than 500 shops, including 250 independent stores. There's also a covered Victorian market. While you're in town, head to Darlington Head of Steam Railway Museum to see Stephenson’s “Locomotion” and enjoy some of the fun family events and exhibitions.
Breath-taking views at Richmond Castle
Just a short drive away from Rockliffe is one of the area's most impressive sites - Richmond Castle. The great Norman Fortress offers stunning views across the surrounding countryside from its keep, while the Cockpit Garden is well worth a stroll. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Rockliffe Hall? Travelodge Darlington Hotel is less than 5 miles away, or Travelodge Scotch Corner Hotel sits right on the A1 to give great access from the north or south.