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. Located between the historic city of Durham and the vibrant beats of Newcastle, perfectly situated to explore the North East of England. Lumley Castle is undoubtedly one of the finest Durham hotels and UK business and leisure destinations, effortlessly combining old and new to create a truly unique and memorable travel experience. With 73 uniquely designed bedrooms with Free Wifi throughout - elegant drapes, four poster beds, feature baths, rooms with stunning views, a library bar and an award winning restaurant - Lumley Castle is a feast for all the senses! Lumley Castle is a unique & inspirational venue; perfect for weddings, conferences, celebrations, luxury dining & leisure breaks.
The Lumley Castle is located approximately 11 miles South of Newcastle, about 8 miles North of Durham, and about 12 miles West of Sunderland, it is surrounded by greenery and some amazing countryside scenery.It is the perfect base to explore from which to explore all that the north east region has to offer. 15 kms to city centre 30 kms to the nearest airport (newcastle airport) 20 km to the nearest station (newcastle upon tyne) -1 km to the nearest fair site (?)