Lumley Castle Hotel in County Durham

Lumley Castle Hotel

Official rating:

Customer rating: 8.5/10

Accommodation type: Hotel

Lumley Castle Hotel
Ropery Lane Chester Le Street,
County Durham,

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Within easy driving distance of Newcastle Durham and Sunderland the magnificent spectacle of Lumley Castle has dominated the County Durham landscape for over 630 years. Surrounded by beautiful parklands overlooking the River Wear and Durham County Cricket Ground the castle is a Grade I listed monument to a bygone age of chivalry and honour. The hotel boasts 73 luxurious and 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 h?te menu (table reservations are essential). Indulge in a sumptuous afternoon tea relax and unwind in the Library Bar or choose an intimate private dining 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 is ideally located to explore the North East of England and more being just 11 mi south of Newcastle 8.1 mi north of Durham and 12 mi west of Sunderland. This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Chester-le-Street! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area. Couples in particular like the location they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip. We speak your language!

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Reviews from visitors...

"Worth a one night stay, but not a weekend. No Pool, no Spa, no beauty/pamper treatments. Breakfast was fantastic. This is a beautiful and historic hotel and they obviously make their money on weddings (3 wedding receptions the night we were there). It's a shame they don't spend some of the money they make on the upkeep of the rooms. Our room was very nice, but needed re-decorating and a new carpet. I don't expect peeling paint and wallpaper, marked walls and worn out carpet for the price we paid...."  Read more »

Local points of interest:

The following music venues, bars, clubs and restaurants are near to Lumley Castle Hotel:

  • Lumley Castle (Nightclub) 62 yards away
  • Chester Le Street Golf Club 282 yards away
  • Dartford Parish Church (Live music venue) 492 yards away
  • Philadelphia Cricket Club 492 yards away
  • Riverside Park 560 yards away
  • Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground 883 yards away
  • Chester Le Street Leisure Centre 1308 yards away
  • Xs (Nightclub) 1403 yards away
  • Studio (Nightclub) 1403 yards away
  • Easystreet (Nightclub) 1438 yards away

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