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.

Serviced Areas

  • Durham

Contact Details

  Website
  City Chester-le-Street
  Postcode DH3 4NX
  Address Lumley Castle
  Phone Number 019 1389 1111

From Our Website

If you have a closed account please use the Drive Thru menu which contains the same dishes and identical pricing. If you let us know your room number we will still deliver your order within 30 minutes. Joining the Priority Castle Club is free and provides members with fantastic offers not available anywhere else. Neither the manager nor Lumley Castle Hotel accept liability or responsibility for the condition and safety of any food remaining from the Knights restaurant on 22nd March 2020, after its removal from the above-mentioned premises.


Enjoy one of our delicious Afternoon Teas in our splendid, timeless surroundings. In dry weather we're serving afternoon tea in the splendid Inner Courtyard, or on the South East Terrace which enjoys beautiful park views. Limited seating is available within the Knights Restaurant. All Afternoon Teas should be booked and paid in advance using our online booking form. Afternoon Tea served between 2.45pm and 5pm - last sitting (available time to book) is 4.45pm. This is by far our most popular Afternoon Tea package - we sell hundreds each week.


Our courtyard Bedrooms are located adjacent to the Castle in the what was the original stable block. Our courtyard superior bedrooms are located adjacent to the castle in the what was the original stable block. These rooms have been stylishly converted to suit those seeking a more contemporary twist while retaining the history and heritage of the grand castle setting. These extra spacious rooms are ideal for corporate guests. These extra spacious rooms are ideal for corporate guests and include USB charging points, complimentary spring water and morning newspaper.


Today we continue in the tradition of being an ideal venue for people to meet thanks to the castles' historic architecture, deep levels of comfort and luxury, great professional service and an extensive range of options to suit your needs. Located just 1 minute from the A1 and yet nestled in rolling parkland Lumley Castle provides fantastic accessibility as well as being a venue far from the madding crowd. Booking your meeting couldn't be easier. Our core package applies to all corporate meetings.