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Lumley Castle Hotel

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£50 - £115 pp
Up to 132
73 Bedrooms
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Standing for over 600 years, Lumley Castle is a wonderful spectacle and a fabulous wedding venue that will give you the fairytale wedding of your dreams.
Pricing & Costs

Packages
(price per head)

Prices Start At
£50
Maximum Price
£115
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Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Castle
Dining Capacity
132
Reception Capacity
150
No. of Bedrooms
73
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Late Night Extension
Yes

Venue

Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space

Ceremony & Reception

Confetti Permitted
Fireworks Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-house Catering
In-House Wine List
Full Description
For more than 600 years the magnificent spectacle of Lumley Castle has dominated the County Durham landscape. Set within nine acres of parkland overlooking the River Wear, Lumley Castle Hotel is a fairytale place to get married. We invite you to hold your wedding ceremony, reception and evening celebrations in our unique surroundings. Whether you are planning an intimate wedding reception or larger celebration, we are sure that our magnificent state rooms and sumptuously decorated intimate dining rooms will not fail to impress. An exciting blend of heritage and splendour, superb food and outstanding service will make your day one to cherish and remember forever. We do, however realise that your special day should be as unique as you are and therefore would be delighted to discuss your individual requirements and budgets in order to ensure that Lumley Castle is your first choice of wedding venue in Durham & the North East.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Lucinda
Congratulations on your upcoming wedding!   I have the pleasure in attaching our wedding brochure and details of our fabulous current promotional packages.   We do however, also understand that each wedding is completely unique and therefore would be more than happy to discuss a bespoke package to match your exact requirements and budget.   I'd be more than happy to show you around our fantastic venue and to discuss ideas to help turn your wedding dreams into a reality.

Experience

Year Business Was Established
1972
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Yes
Reviews
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Sam-mike Revell
Wedding: May 2018
June 2018
Wedding Anniversary
Absoloutely amazing ! The room was magnificent ( we stayed in the king james suite ) , clean and tidy and totally luxurious , perfect for our wedding anniversary . The ba...
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Lauren
Married in June 2018
June 2018
still on cloud 9!
Wow!! What can I say.. We were married here two weeks ago and still on cloud 9! This castle exceeded our expectations and really did deliver our dream wedding which we wi...
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Lauren
Married in June 2018
June 2018
still on cloud 9!
Wow!! What can I say.. We were married here two weeks ago and still on cloud 9! This castle exceeded our expectations and really did deliver our dream wedding which we wi...
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Lauren
Married in June 2018
June 2018
still on cloud 9!
Wow!! What can I say.. We were married here two weeks ago and still on cloud 9! This castle exceeded our expectations and really did deliver our dream wedding which we wi...
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Lauren
Married in June 2018
June 2018
still on cloud 9!
Wow!! What can I say.. We were married here two weeks ago and still on cloud 9! This castle exceeded our expectations and really did deliver our dream wedding which we wi...
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Mr and Mrs Knill
Married in June 2018
July 2018
***Brilliant Job***
We got married here on 9th June after falling in love with the castle from the moment we visited, and it really was the best day of our lives! The whole day was perfect f...
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Location & Contact Details

Address

Lumley Castle, Chester-le-Street, County Durham, DH3 4NX, England

Nearest Town

Chester Le Street

Nearest Motorway & Junction

A1

Nearest Train Station

Chester Le Street

Nearest Airport

Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

Every wedding has amazing parts so we couldn't possibly choose just one.

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

We know everyone says it but the day fly's by so enjoy every moment and take it all in.

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

The Barons Stairs, a beautiful stone staircase with original brown doors at the front of the Castle, perfect for all photos.

What’s your favourite canapé?

The "Mini Beef Wellingtons" are to die for.

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

After Dancing the night away everyone loves a late night Bacon Roll covered in tomato sauce... Nom Nom!!

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