Up to 132
Exclusive Use
73 Bedrooms
P.O.A.
Wedding license

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.

Venue features

Overview
Venue Type
Castle
Seated Dining Capacity
132
Reception Capacity
150
# Bedrooms
73
Late Night Extension Available
Yes
Venue
bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
In-house Wedding Coordinator
On-site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
Ceremony and Reception
Fireworks Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Licence
Sound System Available
Licensed for Weddings and Civil Ceremonies
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-house Catering
In-house Wine List

Reviews & Testimonials (3)

Testimonial
Wedding Day So Perfect
By  (A happy couple) in Mar 2016
Dear Claire, Just a note of thanks to you and your team who made our wedding day so perfect also a special thanks to Kim who made sure e... Read more
Testimonial
THE DAY WAS TRULY MAGICAL
By  (A happy couple) in Oct 2016
Dear Claire, We just wanted to say a huge thank you for everything you did for us in arranging our wedding last Tuesday. The day was tru... Read more
Testimonial
Magical Wedding
By  (A happy couple) in Feb 2017
Thank you so much for all your help in making our wedding so magical

Detailed 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.
Experience
Year Business Was Established
1972
# Of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Yes

Location

Getting here

  • Address:
  • Lumley Castle, Chester-le-Street, Durham, DH3 4NX, England