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The Northeast Hotels

Lumley Castle Hotel

  • B1284 Map It
  • Grande Dame
  • Fodor's Choice
  • Lumley Castle Hotel, Beamish Open-Air Museum

    Lumley Castle Hotel

Pros

  • Great for antiques lovers
  • Festive meals
  • Good value for such a historic place

Cons

  • It's easy to get lost down the winding corridors

Updated 06/04/2014

Fodor's Review

This is a real Norman castle, right down to the dungeons and maze of dark flagstone corridors—one room even has a bathroom hidden behind a bookcase. Antiques and rich fabrics lend the rooms a sumptuous feel. Those in the courtyard annex are less expensive, but also less atmospheric. Join in the merriment of the Friday and Saturday Elizabethan banquets or dine in the modern and surprisingly inexpensive Black Knight. The hotel is just east of Chester-le-Street, about 8

miles north of Durham.

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Hotel Award Winner | 2011

Hotel Information

Address:

B1284, Chester-le-Street, DH3 4NX, England

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Phone:

0191-389–1111

Hotel Details:

  • 59 rooms
  • Breakfast; Some meals

Updated 06/04/2014

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