Dream Wedding

The Manor House Hotel


Manor House Hotel and Spa

Imagine having your dream wedding in a 12th Century Manor House, the perfect wedding venue near Darlington and Durham, just 10 minutes away from each in the beautiful village of West Auckland.

We only host ONE wedding per day, ensuring that you are the only bride and groom at the hotel, and included in your tailor-made wedding package is:

  1. A personalised service tailoring your wedding reception to your exact requirements
  2. Exclusive use of the wedding garden grounds for your photographs, making the perfect backdrop for your photo
  3. Free parking for all your guests.
  4. Plus much, much more listed in our wedding packages

Choose from a wide selection of menus and drinks packages, or if you are after something different to our packages, we can work with you to create your own unique wedding day.

Manor House Weddings

Showcase Events

We are really keen for people to pop in and see what we are about so every month we host a intimate drop in showcase session for anyone who’s anyone to attend. You will be able to see the venue set up using our own table decorations and chair covers etc.

Our wedding team will be on hand to show you our beautiful and historic venue as well as answer any questions that you may have.

The dates for our drop ins are:


Wedding Packages


Our wedding team, with over 75 years of experience between them, have designed our range of wedding packages to cater for all, whether you’re looking for an all-inclusive option or a midweek wedding on a budget.

Of course, if you’d like to tailor any of our packages, or you’d like to create your own wedding from scratch, then please get in touch with our wedding co-ordinators and we’ll be happy to discuss all of the options that we have to offer with you.

Terms and Conditions


1. A £400 deposit is required to secure your date at The Manor House Hotel

2. 50% of the outstanding balance is due six months prior to your wedding date

3. The remaining balance, and final numbers, are due no later than six weeks prior to your wedding

4. All deposits and balances paid at any stage are non-refundable

5. Upon booking 10 rooms will be reserved for your wedding party at a discounted rate. Any rooms that have not been booked, and paid for, by your guests two months prior to your wedding date will be automatically cancelled. Should you require more rooms than the 10 allocated please speak to your wedding co-ordinator.

6. DJ, live music and bar finish at midnight prompt.

7. Our agreement is with the couple who book the wedding and no third party, family member etc can amend or adjust booking details. Everything will be ran by the couple in form of the function sheet as we need to include all operational aspects to ensure the day operates and runs in accordance to there plans. We will endeavor to deal with requests but would waiver responsibility if any issues arise.

8. Packages are booked and form part of the agreement between us (the venue) and you (the couple). These packages are built to offer a one stop shop and the price cannot be adjusted if and when things are removed.

9. We offer a recommended supplier list but all terms are held direct with the third party company and the Manor House Hotel cannot be held responsible for any issues that you may have with these suppliers.