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Castle Eden Dene Nature Reserve is known as “the jungle of the North” with its expansive woodlands.

Why not visit Adventure Valley something for the whole family to do. At Adventure Valley you’ll discover 6 action packed play zones bringing you the very best in family adventure, animal fun and indoor play. Outside explore Action Creek and Runaway Ranch. What will you do first?

Wanting to relax? Then Serenity Spa at Seaham Hall is definitely the place you want to be to unwind. Serenity Spa has over 45 exotic treatments, a 20m ozone-cleansed pool, hot tubs and the Ozone restaurant in the Serenity Spa to cater for your every need.

Otherwise why not go back in time and see what life would have been like for your ancestors in the North East England in Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian times.

If you are looking for places to eat in Durham, you will not be disappointed. Dining options include stylish cafés and bars, traditional restaurants or why not visit one of the many delightful Italian restaurants in Durham that tempt your taste buds.

Or why not pack a picnic and head down the East Durham Coast which is exceptionally clean and full of history and with a stunning backdrop what more could you want.

Staff Recommendation: Castle Eden Golf Club

Castle Eden Golf Club is one of County Durham’s and Teesside’s finest parkland golf courses, situated South of Peterlee, just off the A19 in Castle Eden. The course is set alongside the beautiful Castle Eden Dene with great scenery and fantastic views of The Castle in its tranquil setting.

Castle Eden golf club is recognised as a great place to play, by members and visitors who return year after year. The large club house boasts excellent facilities, and is an ideal place to relax following the golf. Tuition is also available from the club professional