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Yarrow Valley Country Park
Yarrow Valley Country Park, Off Birkacre Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 3QL
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Yarrow Valley Country Park

Yarrow Valley Country Park near Chorley, Lancashire, covers over 700 acres of woodland following the River Yarrow for about 6 miles. Due to the areas industrial heritage, the Park is of local historical importance, with restored mill lodges and water courses, footpaths, picnic areas and a purpose built visitor centre, providing an ideal setting for a host of recreational activities. The river offers bird watching, angling, canoeing and plenty of nature walks, while the Visitor Centre is a base for Chorley Council's Ranger Service and visitor facilities such as toilets, baby changing tables and an exhibition area. With sensitive restoration and management the park now constitutes an important wildlife resource within the county. There are many different walks from nature trails to history trails which vary in length from 1-4 hours, some of which are suitable for wheelchairs or prams, and feel free to bring the dog along.

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Location: Chorley
Family run Motel specializing in value for money overnight accomodation. Close to Camelot Theme Park and Park Hall Complex. Located on the A49 between M6 Jn2728. All rooms En-Suite with TV and Tea and Coffee Facilities. There are Local Golf Courses and Fishing nearby. MeetingConference Fascilities also available. We also offer FREE WIRELESS INTERNET for all customers!!!
Prices From: £29.99 per night
Rating: 3 star
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Location: Wigan
Ten beautifully furnished and decorated bedrooms with en-suite facilities Scenic views of open countryside Relax in comfortable surroundings. Easy access to motorway network, airports and surrounding towns of Wigan, Preston Bolton, Manchester and Liverpool Ideal accommodation for friends, family and corporate clients visiting the North West.t's our aim to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible Situated in the heart of the North West, close to the M6 and M61, We are ideally located for people visiting many of the Attractions the North West has to offer.Please note we do not have a night porter access is limited to 12am sunday to thursday 1am friday and saturday
Prices From: £37.50 per night
Rating: 3 star
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Location: Wigan
This 4 star Victorian Hotel is set in 10 acres of mature grounds and woodland which borders onto the stunning Worthington Lakes. The hotel comprises of 62 bedrooms, award winning Laureate restaurant, and Burns bar. Also our Vital Spa that consists of a heated swimming pool, sauna, steam room, whirlpool spa, and state-of-the-art technogym. Excellent conference and banqueting facilities.Set in Lancashire countryside with restful views of lakes, well tended gardens and unspoilt woodland, Kilhey Court is an impressive Victorian Hotel offering a high standard of four star accommodation. The Laureate Restaurant has exquisite cuisine on offer and is combined with an exceptional wine list. The Restaurant's choice of fine wines come from all over the world and offer the perfect accompaniments to every dish. It makes dining at the Macdonald Kilhey Court a must!After dining at the Laureate restaurant you can retire to the Burn's Bar or the cosy lounges and relax and unwind in front of the log fire. A lovely way to end the evening.The hotel is fringed by the picturesque Worthington Lakes, the hotel is within easy travelling distance of many tourist attractions, villages and the countryside. Nearby are Wigan Pier, the Albert Dock and Beatles Story in Liverpool, as well as the shopping and nightlife of these two cities.
Prices From: £50.00 per night
Rating: 4 star
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Location: Chorley
The Hartwood Hall is a quaint hotel situated on the outskirts of Chorley, set back in its own rustic building. Historical places of interest such as Astley Hall are minutes away from the hotel. Chorley also has its very own amusement park, and is home to the largest Mormon Temple in the UK. The hotel has 10 individually styled en-suite bedrooms, some of which retain period features such as wooden beams. All rooms are designed to accommodate both business and leisure guests, and all come equipped with flat screen digital TV's, Work desk with unlimited Free WIFI, Iron and Ironing boards, and hairdryers. The hotel is accessed from the M61, and is en route to Preston and Bolton which are approximately 20 minutes drive via the motorway networks. The hotel is adjacent to a fully licensed restaurant and bar, where a wide range of meals are on offer throughout the day and evening, from a great value menu.There is also function room which caters for meetings and events, special occasions, and private dining.
Prices From: £38.00 per night
Rating: 3 star
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Location: Wigan
The attractive Britannia Wigan hotel is lined with greenery around the entrance and is located just off Junction 27 of the M6, halfway between Liverpool and Manchester. The impressive spacious lobby is a great meeting place with soft furnishings and comfortable chairs to relax. All 124 en-suite bedrooms are all modern in style and include purpose built Family rooms. Facilities include TV, Trouser Press, WIFI, BathShower, Natural Daylight and Tea and Coffee making facilities. The Almonds Brassiere is the main restaurant serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner serving a wide range of dishes for all guests. Additionally, there is the lounge bar that serves drinks and snacks during the day. There is a fully equipped Leisure Club that has an impressive pool, £4.00 for an adult and £2.00 for a child. The 15 ConferenceFunction rooms are ideal for both Business and Leisure guests and can accommodate up to 300 people combined with the first class facilities this is a perfect choice! WIFI is free to all guests and is available in all public areas of the hotel.
Prices From: £39.00 per night
Rating: 2 star
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Location: Wigan
The Wrightington Hotel and Country Club is a 4 star privately owned hotel with 73 en-suite bedrooms, Conference and Banqueting Suites, AA Rosette Bennett's Restaurant and one of the finest Leisure Clubs in the North West.Located minutes from Junction 27 of the M6 motorway the hotel offers meeting capacity for up to 150 delegates, banqueting facilities for up to 200 guests, free parking and complimentary Wi-Fi access.Surrounded by open countryside, the modern hotel enjoys an idyllic rural setting, located approximately 5 miles from Wigan and a short drive from Preston, Southport, Manchester and Liverpool.The Wrightington Hotel and Country Club is the perfect venue whatever the occasion...
Prices From: £74.00 per night
Rating: 4 star
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Location: Standish
Ashfield house is an elegant 18th century English country house set in its own private landscaped gardens and situated in a peaceful and relaxing off road location with extensive parking.Our bedrooms have been recently renovated to a very high standard in a period style, the large chesterfield sofas, traditional upholstery, original, quirky artwork and old local photographs adorning the walls give the rooms a lovely boutique feel. We have bedrooms overlooking the beautiful Douglas Valley, all bedrooms have tea and coffee facilities, flat screen digital TV and WIFI. Breakfast is served overlooking the beautiful gardens; continental breakfast is served Monday to Friday 7am 10am and a full English breakfast is served at weekends. We serve bar snacks 6pm til 9.30pm Wednesday - Saturday evenings and Traditional Sunday Lunch in our restaurant Sunday daytimes. We can cater for private dining from small to large parties when booked in advance. The hotel has conference and meeting facilities with an excellent reputation and caters for weddings and functions in style.
Prices From: £45.00 per night
Rating: 3 star
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Location: Chorley
A splendid Georgian Manor house is surrounded by our championship 18-hole golf course. They currently have 30 traditionally decorated bedrooms located on 3 floors, all offering en-suite facilities, teacoffee making facilities, colour TV and trouser press. In addition Vardon's gourmet A la Carte restaurant, 6 function suites suitable for conferences, 4 bars and a full leisure centre with beauty therapist and hairdressers on site - appointments to be made direct with Le Visage or Sala Hair. Please note the hotel is in a historic building with no access to a lift.
Prices From: £87.40 per night
Rating: 3 star
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Location: LEYLAND
Wellington Park accommodation is furnished to an excellent standard. Guests enjoy spacious accommodation and the en-suite facilities include whirlpool baths. It is the perfect location for an overnight stay. An established Wedding Venue and Conference Facility of many years standing it is the perfect location for your function or business meeting. Our restaurants offer both traditional English and Italian Cuisines in modern settings. Lower Bentleys Restaurant is styled as an Old English Pub and is the favourite setting for our carvery sessions.
Prices From: £54.95 per night
Rating: 4 star
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Location: Preston
THREE FREE DRINKS ARE BACK !!The BEST WESTERN PREMIER Leyland Hotel boasts the finest hotel facilities in the area. Part of the award winning Feathers Group, this stylish hotel offers are homely environment with a team of people that genuinely care that you enjoy your stay with us. 93 bedrooms offer free superfast fibre optic Wi-Fi, flat screen TV, hospitality trays, mini hi fi systems or docking stations.Preston's leading hotel is ideally situated in a peaceful nook at Junction 28 of the M6, and is the perfect location for an overnight stay, professional conference or meeting or just to get from it all for a night. We are close to Blackpool and Southport and with Liverpool, Manchester and the South Lakes only being 30 minutes away we are in a prime location to explore the beautiful North West of England. If you are visiting on business then we are also ideally located for the Lancashire Business Park, Matrix Business Park, Walton Summit, Bamber Bridge, Buckshaw Village and also Moss Side business park to name but a few. We are equidistant from London and Glasgow so if you are passing then we are the perfect overnight stop.If it leisure that attracts you then take advantage of leisure club which boasts a 12.5m pool, sauna, steam room spa bath and is free of charge to residents. You can even check out and use for the remainder of the day after departure. Late check can be arranged till 2.00pm for only an additional £10.00.Our Four Seasons restaurant has an enviable local reputation for providing top quality locally sourced dishes and has consistently been awarded the Taste of Lancashire due to the sourcing and use of regional and seasonal produce. Our J28 bar and lounge serves a wide range of beers, hot drinks and bar snacks and is the perfect place to unwind and shows most major sporting events.Alongside our 93 comfortable and spacious bedrooms, we have a range of modern meeting rooms, ideal for board meetings, training days strategy conferences. For those looking to meet quickly over a coffee then our J28 with ILLY coffee and homemade treats is perfect.The Three Free Drinks promotion is included on any BED AND BREAKFAST rates Thursday to Sunday inclusive. Full Terms Apply, contact Hotel. 3 Selected branded drinks available per person per day until 2300 Hours.
Prices From: £49.00 per night
Rating: 4 star
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