Rich in heritage and steeped in history, our magnificent country estate is a place to stay, unwind and luxuriate your senses. Matfen Hall is nestled in the heart of majestic Northumberland and is just 30 minutes away from Newcastle upon Tyne, making it the prime location for romantic escapes, family getaways and indulgent afternoons.
From the moment you step into our Great Hall and witness natural light pouring effortlessly through our stunning stained-glass window, you’ll be transported to a state of ultimate opulence. Boasting beautiful bedrooms and a selection of refined dining destinations, we invite you to enjoy 5-star relaxation. While The Retreat, our tranquil spa, offers treatments that will leave you feeling resplendent, our professional-level golf course allows all players to develop their game in stunning surroundings.
Each bedroom in our Northumberland paradise has been meticulously designed to celebrate the grandeur of our estate. Our Luxury Suites welcome you to unwind in spacious elegance, with Emperor-sized beds and marble en-suite bathrooms, while their furnishings demonstrate remarkable attention to detail. Our Classic bedrooms encompass both classic and contemporary gentility, providing views of our manicured gardens, the nearby village and the sweeping countryside. A stay in a Classic, Balcony or Deluxe bedroom comes with all of the furnished comforts you need to enjoy an unforgettable stay.VIEW OUR RANGE OF ROOMS
Delight in our selection of cultivated restaurants, bars and bistros. The latest seasonal menus from our in-house chefs can be enjoyed in the sophisticated atmosphere of the Emerald Restaurant, while Cloisters Restaurant provides delicious grill and seafood options crafted with the freshest ingredients. Needham Bar offers delicious bistro-style lunches, making it the perfect place for an afternoon rendezvous. For a quintessentially British indulgence, our traditional Afternoon Tea can be served in The Orangery, complete with sweet and savoury delights, accompanied by your choice of hot drinks or Laurent-Perrier Champagne. The Vault Bar, our dedicated events space, welcomes you to celebrate life events amongst distinctive architecture.BOOK YOUR TABLE
The Retreat, our relaxing spa, offers essential respite to busy lives, as our Germaine de Capuccini and Natura Bissé-trained therapists specialise in bringing more balance to your well-being. From facial treatments to full body massages, your mind, body and soul will be elevated to unrivalled levels of serenity. Lying beneath an expansive glass roof, our impressive swimming pool allows you to swim a few lengths below gorgeous sunshine or a stunning blanket of stars. The Retreat also plays host to a number of deluxe thermal suites. During your stay at Matfen Hall, why not introduce calm to your body in our aromatherapy room, before rejuvenating your skin in our steam room? Time spent in our traditional sauna will soothe aching muscles and reduce stress levels, making your experience of The Retreat one that will relax and revive you.DOWNLOAD OUR SPA BROCHURE
Northumberland acts as an astonishing backdrop to all areas of Matfen Hall, including our impressive golf course. Rated as some of the leading golf facilities in the North East of England, players of all abilities can test themselves on our 27-hole championship course. Challenges include a traditional Ha-Ha stone wall and the 3-hole loop that sweeps around our main lake, while our Par-3 course provides a fine introduction to the game. At The Academy, guests can work with our team of professionals to enhance their game. Players can perfect their swing on the driving range, identify the best equipment for their level with our custom-fit services or receive PGA-level golf coaching.