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Lumley Castle Hotel

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Chester-Le-Street, Durham DH3 4NX England See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lumley Castle is a delight on all fronts, from the moment that you make your way up the drive you know you’re in for a special experience. A true castle in every meaning of the word. The staff in reception are engaging, polite and friendly,...More

Thank Joe O
Reviewed 6 days ago

The look on the grandkids faces as we drove up the driveway was priceless !! Surprise !! They were going to stay in a real castle and honestly it didn't disappoint . This was a special treat as part of our tour of Britain and...More

Thank JBH44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Welcome drinks were waitress served in a small room prior to us being led to our private dining room on the first floor. The cosy room was dominated by the table attractively laid for our party of about 20. We dined from a three courses...More

Thank CambridgeJo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our wedding at Lumley Castle on the 31st August this year. The day was absolutely magical, we felt that all the arrangements were in safe and capable hands and the wedding team could not do enough to make it a relaxing and perfect...More

Thank Kay H
Response from Inspiration735725, guest.service@lumleycastle.com at Lumley Castle HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Kay H, Thank you for your perfect review, its wonderful to read about your magical wedding day and you thought you were in safe hand from the arrangements to the special day itself. We will pass on your kind words to the wedding team...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful location with lots of amenities nearby. The castle grounds are lovely and the building is full of character. We found the evening menu was limited and the service from staff a little slow, especially at breakfast.More

Thank hbolton236
Response from Inspiration735725, guest.service@lumleycastle.com at Lumley Castle HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear hbolton236, Thank you for your review, it was great to hear you enjoyed the grounds and character of Lumley Castle Hotel, it was disappointing to read you thought the menu was limited however our Head Chef believes in cooking everything fresh, we have now...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
74
Price range
US$ 81 - US$ 246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lumley Castle Durham
,
Hotel Lumley Castle
,
Castle Hotel Lumley
,
Castle Lumley
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
74
Price range
US$ 81 - US$ 246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lumley Castle Durham
,
Hotel Lumley Castle
,
Castle Hotel Lumley
,
Castle Lumley
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
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Room & Suite (446)
Dining (161)
Amenities (18)
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Deborah J
19 September 2018|
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Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know, I'm sure they will if they can. Our rooms have always been beautifully decorated with four poster bed.
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WillisYork
24 July 2018|
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Response from tonyg3800 | Property representative |
Good Afternoon WillisYork please accept our apologies for not replying sooner, our rooms do not have safes however we do have the facility to keep valuables at reception in our main safe. Regards, Lumley Castle Hotel
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joannebate
11 January 2018|
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Response from GRAHAM100 | Reviewed this property |
i just got a lovely deep red floor length dress and wore my hair in braids etc, maybe it was because we went just before christmas but like i say there was plenty of people dressed up, some of our party didn't want to, which... More
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"Ask where your room will be... It could be difficult to access for some people."
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"King James' Suite is excellent if you want peace and quiet."
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"Pay the extra and stay in the castle"
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