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Lumley Castle Hotel

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

On first impressions Lumley Castle looks impressive, we were lucky enough to have beautiful weather which made it even more impressive. We had booked the Sir Ralph Room as a special occasion and were not dissappointed with the quirkiness of the wardrobe leading to the...More

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Reviewed yesterday

New to Trip advisor. We stayed here in February 2015 for a murder mystery night and we not disappointed. The room was lovely and cosy, the food on offer was superb and the entertainment was fantastic. Would highly recommend the murder mystery night!

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 3 days ago

I booked three double rooms, one for single occupancy and requiring easy access and walk in shower for disabled relative with mobility issues. On arriving at the hotel, I discovered the 'disabled' room was a pokey, dark and oppressive little single room with steps to...More

Thank heathermavis
Reviewed 3 days ago

I arranges for a family celebrate on 6th July . I went into the hotel to book bedrooms and a private suite. Andrew at the reception was informative and helpful. We had a 4 course meal in a beautiful private room. The service was excellent....More

Thank trishmulligan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Castle stays are one of the great pleasures of visiting the U.K. Lumley didn't disappoint. We visited Durham Cathedral for a genealogy field trip and were delighted to find a castle nearby. The price was very reasonable for a hotel with so much character. To...More

Thank CatLadyLive
Management response:Responded 3 days ago

Dear CatLadyLive, Thank you for your perfect review, we were delighted that you found Lumley Castle Hotel steeped in history and that the bedroom & Bathroom was lovely and pristine. We would look forward to welcoming you back to enjoy your second or even a...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Golf course
Details
Price range
US$85 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Durham
#5 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#7 Business Hotel in Durham
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$85 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Durham
#5 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#7 Business Hotel in Durham
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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joannebate
10 January 2018|
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Response from GRAHAM100 | Reviewed this property |
i just got a lovely deep red floor length dress and wore my hair in braids etc, maybe it was because we went just before christmas but like i say there was plenty of people dressed up, some of our party didn't want to, which... More
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iTigerx
28 October 2017|
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Response from Lynne C | Reviewed this property |
not sure if people dress but staff did say if attending events that are more than welcome to dress up.
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HunterTravellor
3 September 2017|
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Response from Pamsut2n | Reviewed this property |
No, but if they put as much effort as they do on a normal day you will be in for a great time, staff cannot do enough to help
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