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Lumley Castle Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We would like to a give huge thank you to all the staff at Lumley Castle for making our daughter's wedding such a perfect day. You were all brilliant, special thanks to go wedding co ordinator Keith who seemed to effortlessly make everything run like...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely place , lovely room and lots of atmosphere. This time it didn't seem as good the staff seemed rushed.We ordered a meal in the library bar and after an hour we asked where it was... it seems a kitchen fault but nobody told...More

1  Thank 828victoria
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Dear 828victoria Thank you for your review and kind words about the hotel and the bedrooms. We were saddened to hear about your experience in the Library Bar and we have passed your comments onto the Head Chef who has made the necessary improvements. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well very impressed with out stay here overnight .... beautiful room in castle mews ... fantastic service ..lots of cosey corners to relax with a drink ... restaurant: best meal we've had as a couple in 20years and full english breakfast is very filling and...More

Thank lammfam
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Dear lammfam Thank you so much for your wonderful comments about Lumley Castle hotel , we were delighted to hear you thought the room in the Castle Mews was beautiful and you received fantastic service. We will pass on your comments to the Head Chef...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We very impressed as we drove up to the castle past the well maintained Chester le street golf club . Having been welcomed by Andrew at reception we shown to our room via the many stone lined corridors to our room on the second floor....More

2  Thank Jonh C
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Dear Jonh C We were thrilled to read your review about Lumley Castle; we will pass your kind words onto Andrew for the welcome and to our Head Chef for the excellent meals. We look forward to welcoming you back to Lumley Castle and next...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came for afternoon tea and thoroughly enjoyed. We opted for the tea with pimms and had special dietary requirements which was no problem to the chefs or staff. We had a lovely selection of cakes and sandwiches and were served by friendly staff who...More

Thank Joanne W
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Dear Joanne W We were delighted to hear that you thought Lumley Castle Hotel's afternoon tea was lovely and the staff are friendly. We will pass your kind words onto the team. We look forward to seeing you again and thank you for taking the...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
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Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
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Bar/Lounge
Golf Course
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Price range
US$92 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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$92 - US$241 (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
11 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
4 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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"we have had three different rooms and all have been good"
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"We enjoyed outside rooms, more peaceful, but as we have never stayed inside, can't say any other."
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"Courtyard rooms are best with views over the grounds . Dooms in the castle often reached by steps."
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"avoid room 57 - see review"
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