1. Keeping you safe

We look forward to welcoming you to the Inn! We have systems in place to help your time with us feel as safe and comfortable as possible.

We kindly as that face-masks are worn at all times when moving around our restaurant and hotel. Table service will be in operation throughout and our new closing time is 10 pm.

2. Reservations

We ask that you follow the current government guidelines regarding social distancing, meeting with members of other households, the maximum number of people meeting together, staying at home if you are unwell, and practicing good hygiene.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact our team directly by calling 01207 235555.

3. Guidelines

Please note that if a reservation cannot go ahead as a result of a change in government guidelines, we will convert any monies to a South Causey Inn monetary voucher.

For all inquiries, and to make a hotel or restaurant reservation, you can do so online or please contact our team directly on 01207 235555.

For further information on how to stay safe CLICK HERE 

Luxury accommodation and rustic dining in the heart of the Beamish Valley

Nestled in 100 acres of the beautiful Beamish Valley countryside, South Causey Inn offers the most idyllic environment for casual dining, relaxing country getaways, weddings and corporate events, and more. Whether you're looking to get away with the family, host an exclusive party for an upcoming celebration, or inspire your employees with a team-building event, we have everything you need to make your stay perfect.

South Causey Inn at Home

Welcome to South Causey Inn at Home.

Please take some time to view our menu. Pick what you'd like to eat, your collection date and time, and then head to the checkout!

South Causey Inn at Home offers a service where you can order Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Afternoon Tea from our takeaway menu which can be collected from South Causey Inn and enjoyed in the comfort of your own home. 

Take out food and drink can also be ordered by calling our team on 01207 235555.

New Winter Dining Pods

We are so excited to announce the new 'Super Dooper Winter Pods' which are substantially bigger and will allow you to obey the current government guidlines and share your Pod with up to three families.

What's On

From our Cinema Events, Blacksmith Workshops and Afternoon Teas, theres something for everyone to enjoy at South Causey Inn!


After the peculiar start to 2020, we are all ready for some long-awaited time with our loved ones. Here at South Causey Inn, we can't wait to make our home yours. We have everything at hand from delicious homemade food, beautiful surroundings to roam, and a cosy place to rest your head.

Our accommodation includes everything from, fabulous Deluxe Hot Tub Rooms, featuring unique interiors, outdoor hot tubs, and luxurious amenities, to beautifully furnished double and twin rooms with stunning views over the Beamish Valley. Our selection of bedrooms has everything you need for a relaxing getaway.

We even have a 1960s double-decker bus which has been converted into one-of-a-kind, indulgent accommodation, complete with vintage décor and private outdoor hot tub - perfect for romantic getaways with a difference.

Dining at South Causey Inn

At South Causey Inn, we take enormous care and pride in our food, using locally sourced ingredients. We work closely with our suppliers to ensure the best products are provided by local farmers and fish from the local market is brought in daily.


Set the scene for romance and get married in the idyllic setting of South Causey Inn.

Causey can provide you with a traditional countryside wedding set in the beautiful Beamish Valley. Our Old Barn and Durham Suite Wedding Venues are set in 100 acres with beautiful flower and herb gardens, a wild meadow, and more formal lawns for those treasured photographs.

Raine and James

Located in the grounds of South Causey Inn, Raine and James specialises in antiques, vintage and quirky interiors.

Canine Companions

We believe that no member of the family should be left behind, especially when there are acres of beautiful grounds and the nearby Beamish Valley to explore. At South Causey Inn, we have several pet friendly rooms available. We also welcome dogs in our bar and snug area.

Our Awards

We are proud to hold the VisitEngland 4* Inn award, VisitEngland Silver Award, VisitEngland Breakfast Award, and the Taste Durham Highest Quality Assured and Local Produce Champion Award. As an independent Hotel, Restaurant, Wedding Venue and Tourist Destination in the North East, it’s fantastic to receive recognition of the hard work from the amazing team here at South Causey Inn.

Good to Go

Good to Go

Cannot fault anything about my stay. Beautiful room, attentive staff, amazing food and a hot tub! What’s not to like? Will definitely be back.

Mary W, TripAdvisor

I have stayed here a few times, been to organised events, and eaten in the restaurant many times. This place cannot be faulted. It is beautiful and clean, and the staff are really helpful and friendly. Such a nice place to stay.

Bambi021, TripAdvisor

We stayed for 3 nights for a wedding. Amazing food, great service, and nothing to much trouble for any of the staff. We stayed in the Causey Cottage which was just lovely. I can recommend without hesitation.

Mags B, TripAdvisor

Stayed here for one night and can't rate it highly enough. First class customer service. The rooms are quirky, well furnished and well equipped. Everything shouts luxury.

Gillsjourneys, TripAdvisor

"I visited the South Causey inn today for the first time for a family gathering for a table of seven. I'd like to compliment you and your staff for a most enjoyable lunch. Staff were 10/10, were very pleasant, attentive and nothing was a problem. Food 10/10 - excellent! Value for money 10/10. We will definitely be returning, please convey our thanks to all concerned" - Mr & Mrs Gibson

"Thank you so much for everything you all did to make our wedding day, the best possible day. All of the staff involved were amazing. We would like to say a special thank you to Jamie, he helped to make our day run so smoothly and kept us right. The Venue was set up amazingly well, making it look even better than we could have possible imagined. All of our guests have commented on the venue and how the food was out of this world. Thank you very much for everything, we couldn't have asked for a better day." Gemma & Ellis August, 17th 2018

To all the staff at the South Causey Inn. Thank you for making our Big Day extra special. All your hard work was much appreciated. Craig & Lauren 3rd October 2018

"Dear Jamie. A huge thank you to yourself and the team at South Causey for everything you did to make our day fantastic. We really appreciate all the thoughtful gestures and wedding expertise. All the best, Sarah & Paul. 1st June 2018"

Dear Susan and Team, Thank you so much for making our wedding day so special on April, 18th 2019. We had an absolutely amazing day from start to finish and it wouldn't have been possible without you. All the staff were amazing but particular thanks to Katy, Emma, Steph who were amazing for us throughout and Jamie. You have an amazing team! We are already looking forward to returning for our 1st anniversary. Love Liam & Jade.

A huge thank you to all the staff. Your planning, preparation and attention to detail was amazing and made our Wedding Day so very special. All our love, Susan & Robert.

Thank you for a wonderful night. Food was lovely and staff were fab! Tracy & Michael x

Thank you so much for making our Wedding Day so special. Everything was perfect from start to finish and we can't thank you enough! Love Lauren & Johnathan, February 20th, 2019.

Thank you for a lovely overnight stay in our Motorhome and a fabulous meal last night. Great start to our holiday! Love, Muir & Eddie.

To Emma and the Wedding Team, Thank you for helping to make mine and Jacks Wedding so perfect. You were all so lovely and absolutely nothing was a bother at all - you really made us feel special!

''James, thank you so much for your care and professionalism on our wedding day 09.09.19. You treat us like a king and queen and made the day seamless. My whole family absolutely loved you and could not stop talking about how lovely you were. You are amazing at your job and certainly know how to make poeple feel speical. Your team were also amazing and could not do enough for us. Nothing was too much trouble. We are so pleased we chose to get married at South Causey Inn but thank fate that you were our wedding co-ordinator that day. Forever thankful, lots of love Samantha & Ben x''

We would first like to thank you for hosting our most perfect day on the 6th May 2019. Your beautiful venue and hardworking staff were amazing and the day couldn't have gone better! Thank you so much, lots of love, Laura & James x

To everyone at the South Causey, We just want to thank you all so much for the most perfect wedding day! It couldnt have gone any better. Especially thank you to Emma, the best wedding co-ordinator imaginable! Love from, The Finlays - The Old Barn

Thank you to all the team for the most beautiful day last Friday! We honestly had the best day and are so thankful for all the staff, what a team! Everything was perfect. The Burts! x 05.12.19