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Astley Bank Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This was our first visit to Othello' s Restaurant situated within the hotel to celebrate a family birthday - and it won't be the last. I could not fault the hospitality, food and service. Our meal was fantastic, including canapes before, and truffles with our coffee to finish. My husband commented that his fillet steak was the best he'd ever...

1Thank Julie R
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed 3 nights late January & was very impressed with room, food was excellent, but most of all the warm friendly service.Nothing was to much trouble for the staff & they were all so friendly- what a great asset for the hotel. Obviously hand picked by the management for their efficiency , but also their willingness to help in a...

1Thank graham_taylor59
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Astley Bank gives a feeling of a lovely country hotel without being in the country! Pleasant greeting on arrival, lovely areas for drinks prior to eating. The food was delicious . The restaurant was very busy, the waiters and waitresses attentive ,but we felt there could have been more supervision by a restaurant manager to ensure overall running of the...

1Thank Usie49
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I booked this hotel for my Mum's 80th birthday as she and her friends are local. We were given a lovely little dining room, really cosy and warm. Our waiting staff were first class friendly and professional we felt very welcome. Our food was excellent and so well presented. I had a vegan risotto which was soooo nice! They can...

1Thank KAREN B
Oldham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Ashley Bank on a recommendation of a friend, we were not disappointed. The staff are friendly and polite, the rooms are well appointed and the bathroom quite large. The road to the hotel is shared and could be difficult to drive up in ice or snow, there is ample parking and some lovely grounds surrounding the...

1Thank Malcolm P
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Just back from my third visit to this lovely charming hotel. Id been the first time for a family meal then took my mum for the mothers day lunch and today for christmas lunch. It was superb , well cooked , well presented , lovely tables and great staff. The place was really busy yet none of that affected anything...

1Thank Anthony K
Bucks, UK
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Travelled over 8 hrs for a wedding taking place at the hotel. Given Room 34 which was very cold. Explanation- we are a very old building and it takes time for the heating to get through.......we were given a heater the day after we complained. Ran the shower for 15 mins to get hot water. Explanation - we are an...

1Thank TallisMum
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Annual visit for a Christmas lunch - and not disappointed. Apparently a change of ownership, but food and service still very good. Very nice to be able to hang around and enjoy a few refreshments after lunch without being hurried.

Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

90 people in total for a Christmas party. Service, excellent, food amazing. We had a great night. I must say I've been visiting Astley Bank for 20 years plus and I have NEVER been disappointed. I will certainly be back in 2017.

1Thank Baohx
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Met my friend here today for light lunch and a few drinks whilst we exchanged Christmas presents. I can't fault the attention of the staff but ambience was zilch. No background music and no other guests. I questioned black napkins, (at Christmas!), and was told they were to match gold and black crackers. My light meal was far smaller than...

1Thank jennifer5326

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Astley Bank Hotel

Address: Astley Bank, Darwen BB3 2QB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Darwen
Price Range: €83 - €98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Astley Bank Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We only attended the restaurant.”
johndJ3468UN, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Wasn't resident so couldn't say, only dined there.”
GraceR766, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We did not stay over”
Usie49, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't take a room on the 2nd floor!!!!!”
TallisMum, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A room in the old part of the hotel”
59Annief, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
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