A stunning historic conference and events venue

For over 600 years Lumley Castle has dominated the County Durham landscape. Set within 9 acres of parkland, overlooking the River Wear; Lumley provides a magnificent setting for conferences, training, team building, seminars, product launches,special events & dining.
Elegant meeting rooms with the capacity to host functions for up to 150 guests.

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Venue type

room category Large Event
room category Countryside
room category Unique

Venue capacity

room category x 11 Meeting rooms
room category x 50 Boardroom
room category x 73 Bedrooms
room category x 60 U Shape
room category x 150 Theatre
room category x 90 Cabaret
room category x 60 Classroom
room category x 180 Private dining

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.

Grade 1 listed, four-star, unique and inspirational – we are the perfect venue for conferences, weddings, celebrations, luxury dining and leisure breaks.

Conveniently located between the historic city of Durham and vibrant Newcastle, it is undoubtedly one of the finest North East 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 – where traditional meets modern day, where luxury becomes affordable and where our team combine their friendly north east charm with professional efficiency. We strive to create a lasting impression for all the right reasons and we hope to welcome you soon.

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More Info

on site
On site facilities
  • Heli-Pad
  • Walking
  • Wedding Licence
  • Ballroom
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting
  • Lawns
on site
Off site facilities
  • Golf
on site
Equipment
  • Typing Services
  • Fax
  • Photocopier
  • Internet Connection Cable
  • Wi-Fi
  • LCD/Data Projector
  • Computer Equipment
  • Flipcharts
  • PA System
  • Sound Equipment
  • HDMI Cable
  • Lectern
  • Overhead Projector
  • Remote Clicker
  • White Board
  • Back Projection Kit
on site
Categories
  • Countryside
  • Large Events
  • Unique
Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Classroom with back projection Dinner Dinner Dance Exhibition Reception Theatre Theatre with Back Projection U-shape
Baron's Hall 50 50 50 - 60 60 - 140 130 - 50
Garter 60 50 60 - 60 50 - 160 150 - 60
Scarbrough 30 25 30 - 30 - - 60 60 - 30
Waterford 18 15 18 - 18 - - 50 40 - 18
Vanbrugh 10 10 10 - 10 - - 25 16 - 10
Sandbeck 12 12 12 - 12 - - 25 20 - 12
Bede 8 - - - - - - 8 - - -
Cuthbert 8 - - - - - - 8 - - -
Northumbria 30 20 30 - 30 - - 60 50 - 30
Gilt - - - - 16 - - 16 - - -
Sceptre - - - - 12 - - 12 - - -
By road

A1(M) junction 63. Take the turn off for Chester le Street and follow signs for Riverside. You will then pick up signs for Lumley Castle.


By train

Nearest Train Stations

Chester-le-Street (1 miles)

Durham (5.3 miles)

Heworth (6.8 miles)


By air

Nearest Airports

Newcastle Airport (14.2 miles)

Durham Tees Valley (23.9 miles)

Carlisle Airport (50.2 miles)


Address

Lumley Castle Hotel
Chester Le Street
Co. Durham
DH3 4NX
United Kingdom

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