5 ways to make a small wedding extra-special

Need to plan for a more intimate wedding? Fewer people doesn’t mean any less of a celebration. You’ll get to spend more time with those closest to you and create […]

Find your perfect summer wedding venue

With long, light evenings and flowers in bloom, summer is the peak wedding season. In normal circumstances, to make sure you secure your perfect summer wedding venue, you’ll want to […]

Stables Country Club Terms and Conditions

Membership Details Members of the Stables Country Club must as a condition of their membership comply with the regulations set out below and any changes/additions to policies and procedures thereafter. […]

All-inclusive breaks at The Oaks

Settle in and settle down for a well-earned all-inclusive break at The Oaks. Situated within four acres of landscaped gardens on the outskirts of Burnley, our refurbished Victorian mansion boasts […]

Wedding planning for your perfect day

So you’ve said yes? Congratulations! A whole new world of excitement and wedding talk awaits. Before you dive into the deep end, follow these simple tips for the start of […]

All-inclusive breaks at Higher Trapp House

Your Summer of Fun starts here… We’re polishing the bar, firing up the ovens, smoothing the bedspreads – and more – as we make the final preparations to welcome you back from 17 […]

Create your wedding website

You’ve got the ring, you’ve set the date… what’s next? After the last year and all its uncertainty, many of our plans have been altered or cancelled altogether. And, whether […]

How big can your wedding be this year?

If you’re planning a wedding this year, we can make it memorable for a small spring celebration or a larger summer gathering. Our special venues in the North West offer […]

Cycling holidays in Pendle

Research says that exercising in the great outdoors can be more beneficial than indoors – and it’s especially good for our mental health. After a long winter of lockdown, what […]

Gym and swim with Lavender

Whether you want to grab your fitness goals by the horns, get back into it or simply start on the road to exercise, our gym and leisure clubs are a […]

In Conversation With: Sarah Sikorski - Owner of Lavender Hotels

Earlier this month we interviewed Sarah Sikorski, owner of Higher Trapp House which is part of the Lavender Hotel group to shed some light on the hospitality industry and vision […]

Day trips to remember from Everglades Park Hotel

Pickering Pasture A local nature reserve alongside the river Mersey and full of wildflowers and animals. Most Sundays offer a pop-up cafe provided by local volunteers.Find out more Spike Island […]

10 places to visit during your stay at The Old Mill

Irwell Sculpture Trail Ramsbottom lies right in the middle of the Irwell Sculpture Trail. The trail is the largest public art scheme in England with 70 art pieces that follow […]

Outdoor activities near Higher Trapp House

Whalley Abbey, Gatehouse and Gardens Whalley Abbey showcases beautifully kept gardens and the intriguing ruins of a 14th century Cistercian Abbey. Take a guided tour of the ruins or explore […]

9 things to do near The Oaks Hotel

Townley Park, Museum and Art Gallery Burnley’s largest park is set in 180 acres landscaped parkland which surrounds the impressive Townley Hall and Museum. Offering exhibitions, woodland walks, sculpture trails, […]

Our top three Lancashire woodland walks

Take in the changing seasons and pay a visit to Lancashire’s marvellous woodland… Beacon Fell, Goosnargh Not just woodland, Beacon Fell Country Park covers almost 192 acres in total including moorland and […]

Great family bike rides in Lancashire

Bike rides are a great way to spend some quality family time together – and Lancashire is the perfect place to explore some stunning landscapes. Older children will love the […]