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manchester
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2013 via mobile

My husband and I stay in a lot of hotels in b&b's around the country and my husbands job takes him all around the world,so we know a good thing when we see it,and on arrival we thought this was the case,beautiful picturesque village.We were shown to our room, which was really nice,by a nice young man and we were... More 

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6 Thank ladypManchester
Sarah B, Owner at Riverside Barn, responded to this review

This review was given by the wife of the last review after her husband called us at 7.25 in the morning to say he was annoyed that we had responded to his review. He called on the Sunday shouting at my daughter who said the owners were out until late. When I rang him back at a reasonable hour when... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2013

My wife and I wanted a relaxing romantic night away. We expected views of the river from our room which is not the case. Arrived at 4pm, greeted by a young man who basically opened the door to our room and said he would be back soon with fresh milk and breakfast menus for us to complete. After 30 minutes... More 

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2 Thank MD55LEY
Sarah B, Owner at Riverside Barn, responded to this review

We would like to respond to the latest review. The guest said they expected a river view, we only have 2 rooms the Ribble suite looks over the river and has a private patio and a wet room the Hothersall suite overlooks the fields of Hothersall and paths to this and has a roll top bath. This information is clearly... More 

Droylsden, England, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2013

My partner and I stayed at the riverside barn 2 weeks ago in the ribble suite for my birthday I wanted something relaxing and different to my usual birthday celebrations so this was perfect when we arrived the owner Eric seen us to are room and showed us how everything worked and was really helpfull warm and welcoming.the room was... More 

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1 Thank Tilly E
Blackpool, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 January 2013

My partener and I stay at the Riverside Barn last week and we were not dissappointed The room was amazing, the hospitality shown to us on arrival was great and the hamper breakfast delivered to our door the next morning was a very spacial treat I can not understand the negative reviews of this beautiful place. Anyone who stays here... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2013

My husband & I stayed at the Riverside last night. In the Ribble suite.We arrived after midnight & greeted with a huge welcome. To top it off rose petals & crystals scattered on the bed ,a breakfast hamper delivered to the door & a extremely beautiful setting. Which we could admire on our private patio. Will be recommending to all... More 

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1 Thank vbasra
London, West Virginia
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 January 2013

Having been invited to a weding nearby we struggled to find a hotel with any availablity and my partner stumbled across this little gem by chance. Well, what can I say, it really was perfect,I only wish it was in the summer with the longer nights so we could have enjoyed the beautiful surroundings more. The accomodation was wonderful, the... More 

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Thank sam J
Blackburn, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 17 November 2012

Me and my partner to get away for the night. From the moment we arrived everything was perfect. The little touches made it even more perfect. The surroundings are lovely and everything is close by. My partner and i couldnt fault anything.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2012

My partner and I stayed here on Friday 9th November 2012. I booked the Ribble suite, it was a romantic escape for my partner and I. I would like to say what an absolutely wonderful and perfect place this is.. a real gem of a find! We arrived late on, around 8pm. The suites are located as part of a... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2012

We phoned and booked six weeks in advance of our one night stay, supplying our card details. However, it appears that when they processed it it failed to go through so the next day the owner phoned and asked for the card details again. We paid with a different card. When we arrived for our stay we were presented with... More 

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5 Thank ChishillPhil
Southport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2012

We booked this hotel through Late rooms as part of my husband's birthday celebrations but were really disappointed with our stay. It definitely wasn't the tranquil, relaxing break the owners suggested we would experience. On arrival the water was not hot enough for a bath & we reported this straightaway to be told it would be fixed shortly. We couldn't... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury 5 star Silver accolade B&B near Preston. Picturesque riverside location in historic Ribchester. Winner of Lancashire B&B of the Year competition 2007/08. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverside Barn

Address: Preston PR3 3XS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Preston
Price Range: $191 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Riverside Barn 5*
Number of rooms: 2
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“I'd love the Riverview balcony next time.”
 of 5 bubbles JuneMeetNEat, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed I. The rubble suite the larger of the two, and in my mind the one with a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles SH1971, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Lovely views from the Ribble Suite and it has a large shower. The other room has a roll top bath/shower I believe.”
  • The other leather settee to watch the flat screen TV or look out of the patio windows.
  • A large, very light bathroom due to velux roof window. Wetroom shower area.
  • One relaxation area. Leather settee and the dining table.
  • The lovely four poster bed and the en-suite bathroom and lounge area beyond.
 of 5 bubbles OVERANOUT, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a view of the river Ribble and a little patio but I am nit sure about the other room.”
 of 5 bubbles 531vivf, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Ribble suite has better views & a shower. Hothersall Suite has a luxurious deep roll top bath for a blissful soak & private seating area .”
 of 5 bubbles tracybR3691QK, 28 Aug 2015 | Read review
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