Lumley Castle Hotel is a fairytale setting for your wedding day!A 4* Hotel set within nine acres of parkland overlooking the River Wear.
Whether you are planning an intimate gathering or larger celebration, we are confident that our magnificent state rooms and eclectic dining rooms will not fail to impress.
If you are looking for a grand wedding then we have it covered - a unique venue where the past and present blend seamlessly together. Featuring spectacular architecture and extraordinary decor, you can mingle with guests on our terrace or dance the night away in our Guard's Room and Baron's Bar.
An exciting blend of heritage and splendour, superb food and outstanding service will make your day one to cherish and remember forever.
We realise that your special day should be as unique as you are and therefore our dedicated, experienced team would be delighted to discuss your individual requirements and budgets in order to ensure that Lumley Castle is your first choice of wedding venue.
**Proud winner of Service Excellence Award 2016**
by Gary Mortonon Mon, 24th April, 2017
Our wedding here on the 22nd of April 2017 was the most amazing day we could ever had hoped for. It was like a fairytale and everyone at Lumley castle made it even more perfect. I expected it to be amazing but they took it to another level. Everything thing was even better than we imagined it to be. I ... Read More
by Samantha Charltonon Fri, 31st March, 2017
Had our wedding here yesterday 25/3/17 - absolutely brilliant day, nothing was too much trouble and the food was loved by everyone. Fantastic day and the venue was spectacular, especially the King James Suite! Would highly recommend it as a venue for anybody looking. Mr & Mrs Morris.
by Rachel Skeochon Wed, 15th March, 2017
Thank you so much for all of your help in making our wedding so magical you were both brilliant at your jobs and both have gone above and beyond for us before, during and after the most important day of our lives! We couldn't be happier - you both deserve a medal! Mr & Mrs Skeoch
by Tara Joblingon Wed, 15th March, 2017
Thank you for being our wedding coordinator and for your patience, your help and your advice. We would have been totally lost without you! You planned a fabulous day for us and so many of our guests loved the Castle as our venue choice... You ensured that our day went smoothly and that everything went as it should have. Thank ... Read More
by Josie Nicholason Mon, 19th December, 2016
I just wanted to say thank you to you and all of the team at Lumley Castle for making our wedding day such a wonderful day. I have got to say it ran so smoothly and I really appreciated all our your help in the run up to the day and all of Keith’s help on the day. We had ... Read More