Welcome to Lumley Castle Hotel and Restaurant, County Durham

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Standing proud for more than 600 years, the magnificent spectacle of Lumley Castle Hotel is ideally situated, dominating the County Durham landscape. Surrounded by beautiful parklands overlooking the River Wear and Durham County Cricket Ground, Lumley Castle Hotel is a magnificent monument to a bygone age of chivalry and honour. ideal for your luxury dining and leisure breaks in the North East of England.
Lumley Castle Hotel has 73 bedrooms. We offer a choice of accommodation including; Courtyard and Castle single and double bedrooms as well as Four Poster Feature and Executive bedrooms. The luxury rooms ensure your stay in the North East will be a comfortable one.
Offer: Seasonal Break - Available on Sunday to Thursday
Relax & enjoy an overnight stay in the magnificent surroundings of Lumley Castle Hotel. Dine in splendour at the Black Knight Restaurant , then retire to a cosy bedroom and enjoy a hearty full English
breakfast prior to departure, from £150 per couple
Friday Getaway Package
Available most Fridays Dinner, bed & breakfast, available most Friday evenings throughout the year. from £175.00 per couple
Dining at Lumley Castle is a feast for all the senses. While your eyes delight in the elegant surroundings of our Black Knight restaurant or the sophisticated style of one of our private dining rooms, your taste buds can savour the glorious flavours of Lumley's fine food. Our exquisite array of dishes is prepared using only the finest and freshest ingredients and are cooked and presented to perfection.
Murder Banquet
You are invited to attend a re-enactment of the murder, to see if you can play detective and solve this hideous crime.
The murder takes place over a three-course dinner. All budding detectives receive a glass of wine on arrival, reception drinks from 7pm with dinner starting at 8pm.
Offer 2 for 1 Three Course Lunch
Dine in style and splendour with this fantastic offer of a magnificent three-course lunch in our renowned Black Knight Restaurant at Lumley Castle Hotel. Where two people can enjoy lunch from Monday to Saturday, including coffee and confectionery - for only £35 per couple!
Hold your wedding ceremony and reception at Lumley Castle near Durham and your dream of a fairytale castle wedding will come true. With such a picturesque backdrop and service that is second to none your day will be all you have imagined and more. Set in beautiful landscaped grounds, with views across the river Wear and County Durham, and with hundreds of years of history, Lumley Castle provides a magical backdrop for couples to celebrate their wedding day with friends and family. Whilst the Bride and Groom and their guests can choose to stay in the individually designed castle bedchambers - providing unique accommodation and the perfect end to a perfect day.
A Fairytale Wedding At A Magical Price
Lumley Castle Hotel is offering you the opportunity to hold your intimate ceremony in our magnificent surroundings, with luxury overnight accommodation. Our newly refurbished Northumbria Lounge will create the perfect setting for you and your guests to enjoy a reception drink, prior to your wedding breakfast being served in the stunning  urrounding of the Northumbria Suite. Our offer includes a wedding breakfast and evening buffet for 40 guests. Should you decide to extend your evening event to allow additional guests and either a disco or a band we can offer a  educed room hire charge along with our resident DJ at an additional £500. The Hotel can arrange a band or other entertainment to enhance your event at an additional cost For additional guests attending the evening reception a £13 per person charge will be applied to cover the evening buffet
To arrange your Civil Ceremony, please contact the Superintendent Registrar at Stanley Registry Office on 0191 387 2215 to reserve your ceremony date and time. Please note an additional Wedding Licence Fee will be payable direct to the Registrar.


Lumley Castle Hotel
Chester le Street
County Durham

Tel:+44 (0)191 389 1111
Email: reservations@lumleycastle.com


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