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Lumley Castle Hotel

Ropery Lane, Durham, DH3 4NX

+44 191 389 1111

per night


based on 2,198 reviews


Value for money

Situated near local tourist attractions, Lumley Castle Hotel boasts views of Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground. This unique 4-star hotel is just a 10-minute drive from Durham. A currency exchange, a 24-hour reception and babysitting/child services are just some of the convenient services at Lumley Castle Hotel Chester-le-Street. It also has room service, billiards and laundry facilities. The air-conditioned rooms at Lumley Castle Hotel are elegant. They are also fitted with a hair dryer, a radio and cable/satellite channels. Lumley Castle Hotel Chester-le-Street's in-house restaurant offers an ideal option for those wanting to dine in. The hotel is under a 30-minute drive from Newcastle Airport. Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground is within walking distance.

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water


  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • VIP room facilities

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Coffee machine

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Feather pillow
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Golf
  • Pool table

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals
  • Children's high chair


  • Picnic area
  • Garden


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

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Traveler Reviews

GreatBased on 2198 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Facilities excellent and staff superb. (in 296 reviews)
  • Large room with impressive decor (in 216 reviews)
  • "Lovely room, very comfortable" (in 214 reviews)
Cons -
  • "Shower poor, room too dark." (in 89 reviews)
  • There wasn't nothing not to like (in 28 reviews)
  • Customer service was lacking. (in 18 reviews)

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Frequently asked questions

  • Lumley Castle Hotel is $182 cheaper than the average 4 star hotel in Durham. You can usually find a nightly rate of $123 when staying at Lumley Castle Hotel.

  • There are 13.8 mi between Newcastle upon Tyne and Lumley Castle Hotel. The drive to and from the airport should be about 41min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Lumley Castle Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Newcastle upon Tyne.

  • Yes, Lumley Castle Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Durham for those looking for something different. One of the easiest dining options for Durham guests staying in Lumley Castle Hotel is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Lumley Castle Hotel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +44 191 389 1111.

  • You can reach the main line at +44 191 389 1111.

  • Yes, Lumley Castle Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.