Afternoon tea at Seaham Hall, Durham

A delightfully indulgent treat

Our afternoon tea can be served in our cosy lounge area or on the outdoor terraces overlooking our beautiful grounds and gardens. Perfect for those looking to treat a special someone or add a little something extra to their stay at Seaham Hall.

Afternoon Tea

What better way to while away the hours than with a selection of scrumptious homemade sandwiches, scones, desserts and pastries? Our personalised packages include the indulgent Duchess of Bedford Champagne Afternoon Tea, our Gentleman’s Afternoon Tea and even a teatime treat for chocolate lovers. There truly is something for everyone! Please note from the 1st December - 31st December 2017 Festive Afternoon will be served.

Opening times

Monday to Sunday 12.00pm - 4.30pm


Chocolate Afternoon Tea

*Sample Menu* Indulge in a delightful selection of sandwiches and a refreshing selection of teas and coffees... Dine on a dark chocolate financier with salted caramel, milk chocolate and amaretto mousse adorned with toasted almonds and banana, chocolate chip brownies and baked chocolate and blood orange layer with white chocolate cream and white chocolate!
All reservations must be made seven days in advance.

Gentleman's Afternoon Tea

*Sample Menu* Lemon thyme sausage roll with English mustard mayonnaise, roast beef and horseradish bloomer, crispy lamb scrumpet – pickled vegetables, free range pork terrine – rhubarb chutney. A selection of cakes and scones, cheese and pancetta scone, fruit scone with jam and clotted cream, chocolate stout cake,treacle tart and a bottle of beer.
Reservations must be made seven days in advance.


Scrumptious homemade treats

Experience afternoon tea at Seaham Hall

Treat someone you love or add something special to your stay - we will make your dining experience at Seaham Hall one to remember.