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    Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel

    Preston New Road, Samlesbury PR5 0UJ, England
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    on one of the worst days of the winter the M6 got extremely dangerous, so I decided to stop for the night. Just off the M6 on the Preston Road, the Tickled Trout turned out to be an oasis of conviviality and comfort when there...More

    Thank malxmclean
    Response from Mark K, General Manager at Macdonald Tickled Trout HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Mlxmclean, I am glad we could be of comfort and you had a great stay. Ideal location for a stop over. Great to read you had a good meal and the staff where very helpful. I will certainly share with the team your appreciation....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I choose this hotel as it appeared to have a good restaurant with a nice menu. However on arrival we went to have lunch unfortunately everything we ordered wasn’t available. We ended up going across the road to subway. Our room was nice however the...More

    Thank Christine P
    Response from Mark K, General Manager at Macdonald Tickled Trout HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Christine P, I am sorry to learn and read of your disappointment during your recent stay. I appreciate you leaving us a review. I will look into each of your comments to ensure we rectify them moving forward. Kind regards, Mark King General Manager.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and I stopped off here for one evening on our way to England to meet up with a supplier. The receptionist Suzanne was friendly and helpful. We checked with Suzanne that we had our table in the restaurant ready for 19.00 as we...More

    Thank Bokkie1701
    Response from Mark K, General Manager at Macdonald Tickled Trout HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Bokkie1701, Thank you for leaving a review. Certainly some good point and some points to work on. I will share your comments with the team and I am sure Suzanne will be delighted with your feedback. Kind regards, Mark King

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Entrance area was nice. Room was awful. There were holes in the wall, tea/coffee all over the wall, hairs and toothpaste residue in the sink, an interesting stain on the bedside table... I could go on. I was right...More

    Thank Gemma G
    Response from Mark K, General Manager at Macdonald Tickled Trout HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Gemma G, Great feedback for the team. But not so good on other accounts. I will follow up each of your points and rectify each of them with the team. I have visited the room with the Head Housekeeper to follow up your comments...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Very close to the M6, excellent food at dinner and breakfast, a really comfortable and quiet hotel overlooking the river. Staff were friendly and obliging. The outward appearance belies the lovely interior decoration.

    Thank Markandpeter
    Response from Mark K, General Manager at Macdonald Tickled Trout HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Mark and Peter, Thanks for a great review. Hopefully see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Mark King

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    Beryl H
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    Response from Lisa A | Reviewed this property |
    I didn't see any dogs at all sorry
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    Response from Dean C | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed here as a guest a few weeks ago. The hotel love dogs, we had a very clean ground floor room for two of us plus Labrador (and crate). You pay an extra £15 for the dog but it's worth it for the extra waning that must... More
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