A sumptuous hotel amid stunning Northumberland scenery – Matfen Hall provides the perfect autumn break
The sense of calm and escape is there from the moment you arrive and enjoy a complimentary drink.
However you get there, your stay is sure to be memorable – here is a flavour of the luxury you can expect:
Relaxation for body and mind
When it comes to spas, The Retreat is as luxurious as they come. Germaine de Capuccini and Natura Bissé-trained therapists provide balance to your well-being. This can be a facial treatment or full body massage or rejuvenate in the aromatherapy and steam rooms, as well as a sauna to ease away life’s aches and pains.
That is not all - an expansive glass roof compliments the generous swimming pool, allowing you to complete a few lengths in the sun, or even below the stars.
Invigoration on superb fairways
Matfen Hall’s championship golf course amid the rolling Northumberland countryside is one of the best places to take your clubs anywhere in the UK. There some interesting features to overcome, including a traditional Ha-Ha stone wall and a 3-hole loop that sweeps around the main lake. For a shorter round, a Par-3 course is just as stunning and is good for novices. The hotel also has The Academy with PGA-level golf coaching available for guests.
The finest fine dining
Eating well-sourced, exceptionally-prepared food is standard at Matfen Hall and a range of restaurants, bars and bistros cater for all tastes. Autumn is a time for harvest and the menus reflect the seasons, making the most of local suppliers and their terrific array of produce
The Emerald Restaurant brings sophistication to the dining experience, while Cloisters Restaurant has the freshest grill and seafood at its heart. Bistro-style lunches in the Needham Bar are worth visiting for on their own and an Afternoon Tea in The Orangery is as luxurious as is possible, accompanied by hot drinks or Laurent-Perrier Champagne. The Vault Bar, meanwhile can be hired for special occasions, with its distinctive architecture creating a wonderful backdrop.
Stay in luxury
Matfen Hall’s grandeur means that whichever room you reserve, it will be of the highest of standards.
In their Luxury Suites you can enjoy Emperor-sized beds and marble en-suite bathrooms while being surrounded by elegance in all the furnishings, which have been curated with attention to detail. The classic bedrooms bring traditional style up to the modern day and have superb views across manicured gardens to the rolling countryside while balcony or deluxe rooms have the extra comforts you need for a memorable visit.