Welcome to Walworth Castle Hotel. We are open for overnight stays, dining, celebrations and weddings.

Celebrations and Funerals

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Walworth Castle Hotel is the perfect venue to host your celebration. We have many unique rooms available for birthdays, wedding anniversaries, Christenings and naming ceremonies. We have many beautiful rooms available, whether it is for a romantic proposal in our library tower or a golden wedding celebration for your family and friends, there will be a room to suit your requirements. Simply call us to arrange a viewing and let us talk you through what we can offer you to make your occasion memorable.

We have lots of imaginative menus and drinks packages for you to wow your guests. Please look through the menus which we offer, although we are very happy for you to work with our chef and management team to tailor make a menu for your dining experience.

If you would like to come and view any of our rooms and require help making the arrangements please contact us at or call us on 01325 485470.

Baby Shower, Gender Reveal and Christening Celebrations

Are you planning a special event for you little one?

Whether it be a baby shower, a gender reveal or a Christening, we have the perfect venue for your special occasion. Included in our package is a delicious afternoon tea with delicate finger sandwiches, sweet treats, homemade scones and unlimited servings of tea and coffee. We can also include a glass of fizz to get the celebrations going.

We also include chair covers and we have stackable BABY boxes with coloured balloons of your choice, all included as part of the package.

Further Information


At Walworth Castle Hotel, we understand the importance of organising a funeral reception, and we are here to make the process as stress free as possible for you.

We have designed buffet menus from £17.95 per person, so you can leave the organisation to our professional team, leaving one less thing for you to worry about.

Walworth Castle Hotel is only a 10 minute drive form the Darlington Crematorium, and we have ample free car parking for your guests. Set in 18 acres of lawns and woodland, theres lots of space both indoors and outdoors for you to remember your loved one.

Please email us for further information, or speak to a member of our caring team.

Funeral Information

Library Tower Dining

Private dining in our library tower is having the experience of dining in one of the castle’s turrets, which is the oldest part of the castle dating back to 1189. This room is perfect for smaller and a more intimate dining experience. Dining is available for between 2 and 8 people. If you are planning a romantic meal with the one you love, a romantic proposal or a small family affair then this room is ideal for you.

Prince Bishops Dining Room

This room is great for private dining between 8 and 20 guests. This room is located within the main castle and has lots of natural light, offering views on 2 aspects. The south-facing view offers fantastic views of the countryside, and the view to the east is of the patio and woodland.


Our magnificent Ballroom is located within the main castle and has lots of natural light and has direct access outdoors. With its 16th century ceiling and coving, this room is perfect for dinners between 20 and 70 guests. You have the option of having one large table in the centre, or if you have more guests there is the option of having round or long tables depending on your numbers.

Cardinal Court

This is our largest private dining room offering a seated dining experience for up to 100 guests. The Cardinals Court courtyard of the castle and has a beautiful glass roof offering views of the original castles columns. These columns date back to the 12th century and have Doric, Ionic and Corinthian features. There are also views of the 16th century stained glass window, which can also be viewed from the staircase. This self-contained room has its own bar area, which is private for you and your guests.