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Lumley Castle Hotel

Orbitz.comUSD 81*
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#5 of 19 Hotels in Durham
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I took my fiancee here for her birthday and I have to say the staff and rooms made me feel like it was my birthday. Reception staff very friendly and helpful. Restaurant was fit for a king. Decor and service in the black knight restaurant was first class. Rooms and ensuite also first class. In fact im struggling to see...

Thank ninegate
Otley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked this as it's mid way between Durham and Newcastle and what a find (although i suspect it's been around a while). It's a proper castle and not a disney approximation. Full of antiquities, interesting painting, hangings, sculptures etc. round every corner another curiosity. The room was very comfortable if a little warm - the windows didn't open. The...

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Ayr, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were a group of eight and we all had double rooms in the courtyard area. On the first night we had drinks in the library bar before we went out into Durham. The staff were very friendly and helpful. On our return, we decided to have a night cap in our room (as we had taken our own drinks)...

Thank Marysia G
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Can't fault our stay in this beautiful hotel. The staff at reception, the library bar and restaurant were friendly and chatty.. the room was beautiful and the breakfast was well worth the money ( £10 if booked seperate at reception £15 if added when booking online).. we were able to view most of the castle itself and the cellar where...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The reception staff welcoming on arrival, the room immaculate and a really comfy nights sleep. Staff very helpful and accommodating although it was really busy. Would definitely return without a problem

Thank Helen S
Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were delighted by our recent stay at Lumley castle.Our bed was three pillows wide, beautifully dressed and most comfortable. We enjoyed the extraordinary mixture of artefacts and unusual decor around the castle. Everywhere we went in the castle there was something of interest, an eclectic mixture of paintings and interesting decorative features . There were alsort of dramatic effects...

Thank 22kathhryn50
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone, for just once in their lives, should have a stay in a castle! The setting could not be surpassed: the countryside surrounding Lumley Castle is stunning and for the purpose we selected it - a two day visit to the mind-blowing Beamish Museum - it is perfect! It would also be very good for exploring the city of Durham,...

1Thank ianpyne48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A real castle.. around every corner another surprise which makes you laugh out loud. Beautifully decorated and appointed Excellent caring staff, they couldn't do enough for you, nothing was too much trouble. And the food was delicious. What a wonderful stay we had. Thank you. Loved it.

Thank Zannysue
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to one of the banquets organised by Lumley Castle with some friends. The location is stunning and the nice weather highlighted how great the venue and golf course look. The dinner was staged with great actors in costumes, reproducing scenes of the old times in a funny and entertaining way. We all enjoyed the food, which was absolutely...

Thank Carole H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here for one night about 10 years ago and I loved it, we stayed in one o the annexes in the courtyard which were beautiful, but this time my husband 2 nights to stay in the Castle and it was really beautiful, we treated ourselves to a delicious meal in the Black night restaurant on the first...

Thank Elaine E

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Golf Course
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Lumley Castle Hotel

Address: Chester-Le-Street, Durham DH3 4NX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: $134 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lumley Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
Lumley Castle Durham
Hotel Lumley Castle
Castle Lumley
Castle Hotel Lumley
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Durham
#5 Family Hotel in Durham
#5 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#7 Business Hotel in Durham
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Steve2826, 25 May 2017 | Read review
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“We stayed in a courtyard room there are more expensive rooms in the body of the castle”
GILLIAND289, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“We had a lovely room in the Castle”
ElaineE876, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the circular staircases, if you aren't young and fit.”
Malcarr, 8 May 2017 | Read review
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