Lumley Castle Hotel

A 4* Grade I listed 14th Century Hotel

, Chester Le Street, DH3 4NX Directions

Tel 0191 389 1111
   Open today 00:00 - 24:00

Why Choose Us?

High Quality
First Class Service
Professional Service

Business overview

Lumley Castle is a unique and inspirational venue; perfect for weddings, conferences, party and venue hire, celebrations, luxury dining and leisure breaks.

Standing proud for more than 630 years, the stunning 14th century spectacle of Lumley Castle dominates the County Durham landscape. Surrounded by beautiful parklands overlooking the River Wear, Chester Le Street Golf Course, and Durham County Cricket Ground, Lumley Castle is a magnificent monument to a bygone age of chivalry and honour.

Located between the historic city of Durham and the vibrant streets of Newcastle, perfectly situated to explore the North East of England. Grade I listed, Lumley Castle is undoubtedly one of the finest Durham hotels and UK business and leisure destinations, effortlessly combining old and new to create an exceptional and memorable travel experience. Lumley Castle is also the first and only historic site in the UK to have its own Escape room - Lily of Lumley – a truly immersive and thrilling Escape experience.

The hotel boasts 73 uniquely designed bedrooms - elegant drapes, four poster beds, feature baths, rooms with stunning views and complimentary Wi-Fi internet. Dine in the splendour of The Black Knight restaurant, offering varied cuisine and a 3-course table d’hôte menu (table reservations are essential). Indulge in a sumptuous afternoon tea, relax and unwind in the library bar, or choose a luxurious private dining experience. Whatever your particular taste may be, Lumley Castle is a feast for all the senses!

We invite you to experience Lumley Castle Hotel, a unique and inspirational venue; perfect for weddings, conferences, party and venue hire, celebrations, luxury dining and leisure breaks.

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Disabled Access

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A la Carte Restaurant

Elizabethan Banquets

Escape Room

Exclusive Use

Murder Mystery Events

Credentials

Awards

  • AA: Hotel - 4 Star
  • Tripadvisor: Certificate of Excellence 2014 - Winner
  • Tripadvisor: Certificate of Excellence 2015 - Winner
  • Tripadvisor: Certificate of Excellence 2016 - Winner
  • Tripadvisor: Certificate of Excellence 2017 - Winner
  • Tripadvisor: Certificate of Excellence 2018 - Winner
  • Tripadvisor: Certificate of Excellence 2019 - Winner

Reviews

Fantastic Stay
5
Excellent Rooms, Beautiful surroundings, Great staff and the food was fantastic, I had a lovely stay thank you.
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Fantastic value for money
5
Fantastic private dining room with delicious food! Staff were very friendly and attentive. Lovely clean bedroom with great character. Breakfast was amazing too!
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Black Knight Restaurant
5
We dined in the Black Knight Restaurant at lunch - hugely impressed by both the steak and the service. Will definitely be back!
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Amazing
5
Great staff and wonderful rooms that give off the wow factor!
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Amazing Stay
5
Fantastic stay, wonderful staff, beautiful rooms and great food.
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