Witton Castle Country Park

Family holiday homes and lodges for sale on a beautiful country park


Pet friendly


Woodland setting


Witton Castle Country Park is a 5 star holiday park sitting in over 330 acres of pristine countryside and woodland just 13 miles from thriving Durham and 21 miles from the stunning Durham Heritage coast.

The park has 4 well stocked fishing lakes for the exclusive use of our owners as well as fabulous walks around lakes and the castle grounds. Once you have explored the grounds, step inside the beautiful castle for some well-deserved refreshments at the coffee shop, bar or restaurant.

If you fancy some retail therapy and a great day out, bustling Durham is only a short drive from the park. Make sure to visit the world famous Durham Cathedral where you can take the stairs to the roof top and take in the panoramic views across County Durham.

At a glance
Site fees
Family friendly
Nearest town Witton Le Wear (3.3 miles)
Historical landmarks
Woodland setting
Club house
Evening entertainment
Pet friendly

What's new

Witton Castle is always investing in its park facilities and infrastructure to ensure it offers the best in class facilities and services.

  • New cafe in the castle

Eco rating

The team at Witton Castle County Park are conscious of their environment and the impact the park has on its surroundings. Staff continue to work towards minimising the environmental impact of the park, its guests and owners.

Witton Castle Country Park Facilities

Bishop Auckland is only a short drive from the park, where you will find all the major stores and outlets you will need

On site facilities...
Adventure play area
Family bar
Fishing lake
Woodland walk

Holiday Accommodation

Witton Castle Country Park has a great range of caravans and lodges to rent to suit all tastes and budgets. Ideally located to discover the very best County Durham has to offer from gorgeous countryside, crumbling castles to modern retail therapy in Durham.

Holiday Home Ownership

Witton Castle Country Park is the perfect location to own your very own holiday home. The park has a beautiful 15th century castle, country park with gentle woodland walks and 4 fishing lakes for the exclusive use of owners. Witton Castle Country Park delivers the ultimate in peace and tranquility, a perfect antidote to the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Holiday Homes for sale

Things to see and do around Witton Castle Country Park

The area surrounding Witton Castle Country Park is packed with things to see and do for all ages. The coast is just 21 miles away and there are some excellent beaches along the Durham Heritage Coast. Turn almost any corner in County Durham and you'll find another castle to explore and if you are looking for pristine countryside, the nature reserves are not to be missed.

A few suggestions...
Star gazing at Grassholme Reservoir
Durham Heritage Coast beaches
Visit Durham Cathedral
Explore Castle Eden Dene National Nature Reserve
Discover 12 crumbling castles

Getting to Witton Castle Country Park

Witton Castle Country Park is just off the A68 near Witton le Wear. Approximately 20 minutes from junction 61 on the A1.

Sloshes lane
Witton Le Wear
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 0DE
Visit website

Our view on Witton Castle Country Park

We love Witton Castle Country Park, there's nothing to compare it with and we can't think of another holiday par with a 15th century castle for a clubhouse! In the heart of County Durham the park has grounds, private fishing lakes and an array of on-site facilities. Witton Castle Country Park takes some beating whether it's for a country holiday or to own your perfect holiday home.