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Seaton Delaval Hall

Seaton Delaval Hall The Avenue | Seaton Sluice, Seaton Delaval NE26 4QP, England
+44 191 237 9100
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Fascinating and enjoyable visit

A really good day out with helpful, approachable guides and members of staff. Standing on land... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TheUKwanderer
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Kent, Uk
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My wife and I have been to Deleval Hall at least twice recently with our National Trust cards and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pedro19662018
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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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Seaton Delaval Hall The Avenue | Seaton Sluice, Seaton Delaval NE26 4QP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A really good day out with helpful, approachable guides and members of staff. Standing on land originally gifted to the Delavals by William the Conqueror in 1080, the Hall was completed in 1728 but a fire in 1822 started in the SE wing and spread...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been to Deleval Hall at least twice recently with our National Trust cards and we always enjoy it and like to see the difference in the gardens due to the change of the seasons. We are local to the area...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As members of the NT we stopped on our way south. Enjoyed light refreshments then took a walk around the house and ruined building. Although it was a sad story about the fire and the damage it caused, the positive side is that one could...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Seaton Delaval Hall is a lovely place to visit. The gardens are beautiful and the buildings were very interesting. The only thing that ruined our experience was the hard sell of membership to the national trust before we’d even stepped through the door.

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We visited in the Easter Holidays with a 4 year old and 1 year old. We have NT membership so can’t comment on the entry cost. The staff were all very friendly, we paid £2.50 to do the Easter trail which was really good and...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Since the house was damaged some centuries ago don’t think that this is a full restoration although impressive from the drive in. No furniture in the main building although some in west wing. Lower ground was closed due to weather. Grounds attractive for s picnic....More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing example of 18th century English architecture. The (unfortunate) fire damage of the property actually made the visit more interesting as the bones of many parts of the building were exposed.

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Our first visit to this country house and we were suitably impressed by the house, grounds and especially the knowledge of the National Trust volunteers. Special mention for Harry who did a talk about the history of the house and the Delaval family (and also...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Visited this property on a number of occasion, sometimes for a couple of hours, sometimes for an afternoon and at different times of the year. not open everyday, not all year round, so I recommend check opening times. The central hall is impressive, but was...More

Thank JDorr
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Went on a cold Sunday in February with our three grandchildren. We missed the activities for children which finished at 1 which was a disappointment. The cafe is small but the staff are very friendly. Sad to find that the place was shutting at 3...More

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