Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh and Spa

Near Blackburn, Lancashire


Executive room


Standard room

Historic Lancashire country manor stay, in a traditional room with breakfast, welcome prosecco and dinner credit

Set amid 17 acres of private grounds surrounded by the lovely Lancashire countryside, Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa bursts with character – its turrets and crenellated walls giving it the air of a country castle rather than manor house. With an illustrious history dating back a staggering 700 years, here you can soak up tales of bygone days, as well as explore the nearby Forest of Bowland – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa also offers easy access to Blackburn and Manchester, making it a great rural option away from the city bustle.

Back at base you can enjoy recreation of a somewhat different kind with a round of golf on the hotel’s very own course or wind things down with a sojourn in the hotel’s excellent spa, which houses an indoor swimming pool and offers an extensive treatment menu. On the menu elsewhere, in Cameo restaurant you can expect a smattering of locally sourced farm produce, and maybe even some of Lancashire’s famous sausages on your breakfast plate.

Good to know

A dinner allowance of up to £22 per person per night is included as part of this offer. Ample complimentary parking is available on site. Please note the hotel is popular with wedding parties, so it may be rather lively at busy times of year.

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  • Soaking up the fascinating history of this 700-year-old manor house
  • Discover the nearby Forest of Bowland – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Access to the excellent spa, with a host of facilities such as aroma grotto and rock sauna

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