only at Matfen


From banquets to bacon sandwiches, weddings to wild nights in the Vault Bar, you’ll find something exceptional and entertaining here at Matfen.
Take a break from the ordinary and get lost amongst the historic halls and grounds, with secrets waiting for you around every corner.


Whether you’re dropping in or staying at Matfen, our menu and setting variety is sure to keep you and your taste buds entertained.

Fine & Casual Dining


Sometimes life can get us tied up in knots, and sometimes we just need a little extra attention to get back to ourselves.

Spa & Treatments

Treat your mum to
a Matfen Mother’s Day

Whether you pack her off for a day at the spa or join her for Prosecco afternoon tea, we have gift options for the mum that needs a pamper, the mum to be or the active mum or the dog mum - we have a range of gift options below to find the perfect gift for her.

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Matfen can be found nestled in Northumberland, not too far from Newcastle, standing amongst green fields, babbling streams and ancient trees.

Fine & Casual Dining


When a lifetime of happy memories awaits, make your first ever one as husband and wife extraordinary.

Explore Weddings


Full of history, elegance and intrigue, pick your perfect place to get comfortable, get classy, or get room service.

Take a break

Wedding Event

Our next showcase event will be held on Thursday 28th March from 5-8pm, this is an ideal opportunity to see the venue when it is beautifully dressed and meet a handful of our recommended suppliers. Our wedding team will be on hand to discuss your day in more detail and answer any questions you may have! The event is free admission, no requirement to register – please just pop along for some prosecco & planning!


Retreat with your team, or host your most valued clients. Matfen’s location and facilities make it a great place to get creative.

Get out of the office


You’re on course for greatness here at Matfen, with beautiful fairways, heavenly greens, and devilish sand traps.

Golf & Academy


22ND MARCH 2019

The Rhone is home to some of the world’s finest grape varieties (Syrah and Viognier perhaps the best-known) and fabulous rich, silky reds in which Grenache bosses the blend; while the sweet wines from the south are sheer bliss. Come and taste Helen’s carefully-chosen selection of some of the best.

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