Castle - Durham
Standing proud for more than 600 years, the magnificent spectacle of Lumley Castle dominates the County Durham landscape. Surrounded by beautiful parklands overlooking the River Wear 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 beats of Newcastle, perfectly situated to explore the North East of England. Lumley Castle is untdoubtedly one of the finest Durham hotels and UK business and leisure destinations, effortlessly combining old and new, to create a truly unique and memorable travel experience.
We invite you to experience Lumley Castle Hotel, a four star unique and inspirational venue; perfect for weddings, conferences, celebrations, luxury dining and leisure breaks.
For more than 600 years, the magnificent spectacle of Lumley Castle has dominated the County Durham landscape. Set within nine acres of parkland overlooking the River Wear, Lumley Castle Hotel is a fairytale setting for your wedding day.
Whether you are planning an intimate gathering or larger celebration, we are sure that the magnificent state rooms and sumptuously decorated intimate dining rooms will not fail to impress. An exciting blend of heritage and splendour, superb food and outstanding service will make your day one to cherish and remember forever.
An important business meeting, a workshop for colleagues, a presentation to companies or simply a corporate entertainment event â€“ all of these and more are possible at Lumley Castle. The castleâ€™s stunning faclities and dedicated team mean they can cover every aspect of a conference, from providing meeting rooms to a themed dinner to end your day.
Elegant meeting rooms with all the facilities and the capacity to host functions for up to 150 guests are just two reasons why Lumley Castle is a popular conference venue. The impressive state rooms date back to the 14th century and include the Garter Room, designed by leading architect Sir John Vanbrugh. With several rooms to choose from, including the Bede, Sandbeck, Northumbria and Scarborough Room, Lumley Castle is the ideal meeting venue to impress potential clients, unveil new developments or train colleagues.
The year is 1595 and you are invited to attend the banquet feast of Sir John Lumley. Before the banquet starts, the doors to the dungeon and guardroom are thrown open where wine, ale & mead can be purchased. To the sound of bagpipes you will be greeted with a friendly smile, but take heed to be well behaved or his Lordshipâ€™s Executioner will deal with you!
Armed only with a dagger and a bib you will be served five courses of delicious food. Throughout the feasting the banquet maids will fill your goblets twice with mead and wine while entertaining you with songs, sketches and sing-a-longs.
Land is 265 square
Split System Heating
Split System Aircon
Fully staffed with butler service
housekeeping and private chef
- High Speed Wireless Internet
- 24 hour security
- Ducted Cooling
Check In/Check Out
- Check In TimeCheck in after 12:00 PM
- Check Out TimeCheck out before 10:00 AM
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