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Lumley Castle Hotel

4.0 of 5 Chester-Le-Street, Durham DH3 4NX, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have to say I was slightly disappointed, certain parts of our stay could of been greatly improved, It's a beautiful venue for a wedding which we where there for,but the rooms are smaller than I expected I have stayed in many 4 and 5 star hotels including castles and Grand houses but this one had the little extras missing,... More 

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Teesside County Borough, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For our 30th Wedding Anniversary my husband and I booked into Lumley Castle for the Murder Mystery Night. It was fab. The room was excellent, situated in the old stables in the court yard, it felt very decadent. The Murder Mystery was held in the Barron hall based around a 3 course meal. The food was excellent and the staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at lumley castle for two nights for a friends wedding. The location is stunning and no two rooms were the same, all having something different to offer! The food was delicious and the room upgrade for £30 then included dinner for two for the value of £60. The staff were lovely and polite and nothing was ever too... More 

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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Go back in time this hotel is so different ! From the main road this Castle stands on top of a hill , Drive up and enter another world , This is a real Castle turrets and all , on entering the reception hall the Expence begins staff dressed in period. costume give a warm greating chose a castle room... More 

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the castle last week and it was perfect. We stayed in a room just off the courtyard which was beautiful, lovely and clean and had a real historical feel to it. Everything we could possibly need was in the room. Staff were helpful and friendly. We had a meal in the restaurant which was gorgeous, I think... More 

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Darlington, England
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay in a Castle state room for the Valentines weekend. The room and food were great and the castle never looses its appeal. Don't expect ultimate luxury, you stay here for a unique experience and the history. Watch out for the ghosts!!

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Morpeth, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel does some things very well. We came for a wedding which was extremely well catered with piping hot food and excellent service. The banqueting room was very atmospheric and a good time was had by all. We enjoyed a reasonable, though unnecessarily pricey, meal on the evening before the wedding and two good breakfasts in the Black Knight... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Partner and I decided to avoid the crush of Valentines Day in a restaurant in the evening in favour of a rather more genteel afternoon tea, and chose Lumley Castle. Not upset that we did, but we probably won't be back. We just felt there were no personal touches and strangely for such a historic building a lack of... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous hotel, reputedly haunted! We had a lovely stay and a fantastic dinner, stayed in the main building. Happy to recommend for that special occasion. We did not experience any feeling of the hotel being haunted even though I secretly would have liked you!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed in the Castle for my Birthday. We had one of the courtyard rooms which had a lovely 4-poster bed and the room was comfortable and warm. We had a problem with one of the lights hanging loose in the bed but this was quickly sorted by the efficient and friendly reception staff. The TV remote... More 

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Address: Chester-Le-Street, Durham DH3 4NX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Durham
#5 Family Hotel in Durham
#5 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#7 Business Hotel in Durham

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