Lumley Castle

If you’re looking for a wedding venue that’s definitely going to turn heads, you may want to consider Lumley Castle. Located in County Durham, Lumley Castle is more than 600 years old. It’s surrounded with parkland and woodland, all of which overlooks the River Wear. Simply, it’s a truly beautiful backdrop for any wedding. It doesn’t matter whether you are planning a small and intimate ceremony or something a lot larger and lavish, Lumley Castle can cater to your needs.

What’s Special About a Lumley Castle Wedding?

One of the most impressive things about Lumley Castle is the sheer number of rooms that you can choose from. This includes Barons Hall, the Scarborough State Room and the Sceptre Dining Room; these are some of my personal favourites. All of these rooms are magnificent, traditional and the ideal setting for a wedding. There’s no risk of a Lumley Castle wedding not impressing your guests.

There are a few key benefits that come with planning a Lumley Castle wedding, such as the fact that you are choosing a location that has it all. As well as having the space and facilities for a wedding ceremony, wedding reception and wedding breakfast it also has a great deal of accommodation for guests to use. Plus, the venue uses a lot of local suppliers and this certainly creates a personal feel.

As a photographer, I really appreciate the rich colours and splendid decor that Lumley Castle boasts. It means that I’m able to capture beautiful images with a beautiful backdrop, wherever I am. Even if I’m focusing on candid and spontaneous shots, I know that they will be set within a gorgeous location. At Lumley Castle, there are a tonne of impressive wedding packages available. This can make planning a Lumley Castle wedding a lot easier, quicker and more enjoyable. After all, it’s always good to have a little helping hand when you’re planning such an important event. Once you have organised your day at Lumley Castle, you’ll need to think about your wedding photographs. This is where I come in. To find out more about how I work and my experience, get in touch.


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