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Lumley Castle Hotel

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Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Dry Cleaning
Golf course
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Building extremely impressive on drive up but that was one of few good points. We booked a more expensive “castle” room directly with hotel as a treat to ourselves after a rough couple of months. After checking in the porter asked us to wait so he could show several couples to
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We had a lovely stay at Lumley. Everything was perfect ...we loved the castle, the dinner was delicious and the restaurant had such a lovely lay-out wth cosy and semi-sectioned off areas. The library bar was relaxing and cosy fires...the breakfast was yummy too. Would have
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The hotel is an amazing, old Northern English castle and felt like the manifestation of all the clichés that come with this description. It is huge and can easily make you go in circles without noticing. It has dungeons in the cellar (sometimes used as a bar and disco). It has a
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The best bit about this hotel is it's staff helpful and smiley The restaurant for dinner was excellent but was a little disappointing for breakfast, plenty of choice and served well but a bit tasteless. not cheap but would use it again. We used it to go to Beamish which is a
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Response from tonyg3800, guest.service@lumleycastle.com at Lumley Castle Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear GrahamJ27, Thank you for your review it was great to hear you enjoyed your stay at the hotel and the restaurant, even more so you thought the staff were the best bit about the hotel, we do agree we think the staff are an asset to the company. We will pass on your comments to the head chef regarding the breakfast and we look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, guest.service@lumleycastle.com
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Fantastic castle with many quirky features and great history. The staff are very friendly and attentive. Food is excellent and well worth the money. The surrounding countryside is well worth a relaxing walk
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Response from tonyg3800, guest.service@lumleycastle.com at Lumley Castle Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Dave H, Thank you for your review and thank you for your great words regarding the staff and food, we will pass these comments on and I am sure they will be delighted. It was great to hear you took a walk in our ground where we have numerous woodland walks with a great 6 acres of land for guests to explore. Regards, guest.service@lumleycastle.com
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hello the rooms are ready from 3 pm and the bar opens at around 7.30 for the banquet. If you need anymore information please contact the hotel direct on 0191 3891111
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I really don't know, I'm sure they will if they can. Our rooms have always been beautifully decorated with four poster bed.
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Good Afternoon WillisYork please accept our apologies for not replying sooner, our rooms do not have safes however we do have the facility to keep valuables at reception in our main safe. Regards, Lumley Castle Hotel
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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 is okay too
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"I'd recommend staying in the castle itself and not the former stables."
"Love the Castle Feature Rooms!"
"Don't ever try Supper with Santa - Awful experience."
"Do not book the castle keep rooms if you are very tall or mobility issues"
"All rooms are good"
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PRICE RANGE
US$82 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandDurham
NUMBER OF ROOMS
74
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