Rockliffe Hall

5 bubble lux 2016
Five bubble luxury spas are seriously special. Expect spectacular facilities, soothing and enriching treatments, award-winning cuisine and flawless customer service. 30,000 bottle wine cellar? You bet. Diamond facials? Of course! Michelin stars? Absolutely. Be prepared to be impressed

At a glance

  • Wood fires

    Al Fresco Spa

    The beautiful outdoor area has two hot pools including an infinity pool, a Jacuzzi, and lounging area surrounded by landscaped gardens and spectacular views.

  • Restaurant


    There are three dining options including the Orangery, The Brasserie, and The Clubhouse.

  • Health spa

    Health Spa Venue

    Everything from the products to the treatments, the facilities to the food is carefully selected to provide an all encompassing spa experience.

  • Golf

    Golf Resort

    With five individual tee positions, the venue’s golf course offers a challenge for golfers of all standards.

  • Romantic

    Romantic Weekend

    A historic venue with impeccable food, beautiful grounds, and opulent facilities the venue is the embodiment of understated luxury and perfect for a romantic getaway.

  • Scenery

    Scenic Location

    In 375 acres of private grounds in the Durham countryside, it is no surprise that Nordic walking and outdoor activities are amongst guests’ favourite pastimes here.


Rockliffe Hall

Rockliffe Hall, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington, County Durham DL2 2DU

Darlington, Co. Durham, 30miles south of Newcastle, 58miles NW of York.

Spa & Leisure

Blending spectacular indoor and outdoor environments, the spa at Rockliffe Hall is a really exceptional experience featuring contemporary, flawless design. With floor length windows enjoying views of the surrounding countryside, the opulent 50,000 square foot spa is a cacophony of pampering and leisure facilities with the style to match. There is a hydro-pool as well as the 20-metre leisure pool, sound-wave therapy beds, a thermal bathing suite complete with a tepidarium, caldarium, roman and heat saunas, tropicarium, and an ice fountain.

Outdoors they have two hot pools including an infinity edge experience pool with massage features and a warm Jacuzzi, decking and lounging areas as well as landscaped gardens with views across Rockliffe Hall’s grounds. For those looking to be a little more active, there is also a gym, exercise studios, and Nordic walking in the grounds. Using [comfort zone], NEOM Organics and Caudalie products for their array of face and body treatments, Rockliffe Hall is all about a luxurious experience combining results driven objectives and beautiful, high quality ingredients.

Hotel & Accommodation

Set within 375 acres of beautiful countryside, on the banks of the River Tees, Rockliffe Hall has quite a history, acting as a hospital and the backdrop for parts of Michael Caine’s 1971 film Get Carter. Today it is a five red star hotel with 61 spacious rooms characterised by original features such as stained glass windows, marble pillars, and ornate ceilings alongside contemporary furnishings.

Whilst retaining its Gothic charm, the flagship Orangery restaurants has a walk-in wine cellar that’s home to thousands of bins from around the world. The resort also features The Brasserie, offering brunch, lunch and a relaxed evening à la carte menu; or the informal Clubhouse restaurant offering popular and wholesome British classics whilst boasting stunning views across the world-class golf course.