THE SQUIRREL GROUP
OUR FAMILY OF HOTELS
THE HISTORY OF THE SQUIRREL GROUP
The Squirrel Hotel collection began with the purchase of the Bells Hotel and Golf Club in the Forest of Dean.
The collection has grown to include the Netherwood Hotel in Grange over Sands, The Morritt in Greta Bridge, near Barnard Castle and Hall Garth Darlington.
North of England Estates limited, the parent company of The Squirrel Group was first established in 1934 and to this day remains a family business currently run by its board of directors
THE MORRITT HOTEL & GARAGE SPA
The Morritt Hotel & Garage Spa has a reputation for warm hospitality and good food, and is a popular choice for walking breaks and relaxing escapes. The award winning Garage Spa attracts those in search of rest and rejuvenation and indulgent pampering. One of the regions most loved wedding venues, bordering the Yorkshire and Durham Dales, The Morritt offers a traditional country house wedding setting and our lovely team are here to deliver your dream wedding.
Wedding open day ‘s throughout the year
THE NETHERWOOD HOTEL & SPA
The Netherwood Hotel & Spa is only 15 minutes drive from the M6 on the northern edge of Morecamble Bay, a ten minute drive will take you to the shores of Lake Windermere and a further ten minutes to Bowness and then on to Hawkshead. Only a mile from the National Park, guests visiting to the Lakes to walk or cycle there have some excellent routes straight out of our door, including access to Brown Robin Nature Reserve from the hotel gardens. Grange over Sands is in itself a pretty town to explore, retaining its Edwardian hey day charm, stroll the promenade and explore the charming independent shops and cafes, only a few minutes walk from the hotel.
SELF CATERING ACCOMMODATION
with private hot tubs
HALL GARTH HOTEL
Hall Garth Hotel Darlington is a stunning period property at it’s heart with modern extensions increasing the capacity of the hotel. Hall Garth Darlington offers both traditional and contemporary guest experiences. Standing in 70 acres of parkland that includes an acclaimed Par 73 golf course and leisure club, this wonderful hotel is also conveniently located just off the A1 at junction 59.
Darlington’s Dream Wedding Venue
Wedding Open Days
BELLS HOTEL & COUNTRY CLUB
The Bells Hotel is one of the most popular resorts for golf breaks in Gloucestershire and the Forest of Dean. Founded in 1973 the course is known for its unique rolling parkland, beautiful lakes, streams and spectacular woodland. The 18 hole, par 69 golf course poses challenges for golfers of all skill levels and is joy to play.