Auckland Castle has a thousand years of historic connection with England's only prince-bishop: granted exceptional powers by Norman kings, the Bishop of Durham remained virtual monarch in his diocese right up to the 19th century. The castle and its park are at the centre of a wider sacred Christian landscape which may be 1500 years old. They are one of the most important and best-preserved medieval bishops' palaces in all Europe.
As a hotel near Auckland Castle the Manor House Hotel has a lot to offer. Just a short distance from Auckland Castle by car, or by bus with the Number 6 bus stopping right outside of the hotel and departing every 15 minutes, we offer:
To book online use the form above for our best available rates - including £5 per person towards dinner in the restaurant as a thank you for booking direct - or for larger bookings and/or corporate rates, email firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll be happy to help.