Stay and Eat in the Ribble Valley
Stay and eat in the Ribble Valley! Situated in the village of Gisburn, just 8 miles from the popular market town of Clitheroe, La Locanda is a regular stop-off for visiting foodies. The Ribble Valley has plenty to offer when it comes to the great outdoors, not to mention some fabulous food and drink for you to enjoy. And we’re also right on the doorstep of the wonderful Yorkshire Dales.
Find below, some of our suggestions for travelling to the area, as well as places to stay, great places to visit, and things to do. If you require further information, please call or email us and we’ll do our very best to oblige.
Travelling to Gisburn
Easy to access by car, the A59 runs right by La Locanda and connects us directly with Preston, 25 miles to the west, and York, 54 miles to the east. Use our post code: BB7 4HH
Major train stations: Preston (25 miles) – Manchester (38 miles) – Leeds (38 miles)
Local train stations: Clitheroe (8 miles) – Colne (10 miles) – Skipton (10 miles) – Long Preston (8 miles)
Stay & Dine – Gourmet Experience
Enjoy an EXCLUSIVE STAY AND DINE OFFER when you book your stay at Park House, between Monday and Friday.
The luxurious Park House is a fabulous boutique bed and breakfast that’s situated just a two minute walk from the restaurant door. An elegant Georgian property with six beautifully furnished rooms, a one-night stay starts from just £70.00 per night.
Please Note: This offer is only available when you book with them directly, call: 01200 445269
Other Places to Stay around the Ribble Valley
Wolfen Mill Country Retreats, Ribble Valley
Wolfen Mill Country Retreats has several Ribble Valley cottages and apartments to choose from. All furnished to a luxurious standard and with everything you’ll need for a perfect relaxing break in Lancashire.
Church View Self-Catering Cottage, Gisburn
A beautiful, stone built, luxury self-catering cottage in a perfect central position in Gisburn, in the Ribble Valley.
Only a 100 yards from the multi-Award Winning La Locanda Italian restaurant and around ten miles miles from the Yorkshire Market towns of Skipton and Settle. The cottage has an open fire and all the amenities you would expect from a luxury property, including Free WiFi and a dedicated parking space. Luxury towels and bed linen supplied.
Visit their website for further details
School House Cottage, Newton in Bowland
A luxury self-catering holiday cottage in the heart of the Forest of Bowland, a designated “Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty”. There are several country walks from the cottage doorstep whilst Clitheroe, Settle and Skipton are within easy driving distance. The cottage boasts a log burning stove, luxury amenities, Free WiFi and parking outside the front door.
For further details and reservations, please visit their website
The Coach and Horses Inn, Bolton by Bowland
A traditional Coaching Inn, The Coach and Horses Inn has seven beautifully created bedrooms, set in the idyllic village of Bolton by Bowland in the heart of the Ribble Valley. Having been recently fully refurbished, you’ll be certain to enjoy a truly relaxing break.
For further details, visit their website
Foxhill Barn Bed and Breakfast, Gisburn
Just a stones throw from the restaurant door, Foxhill Barn offers four-star bed and breakfast accommodation, comprising one double room, one twin room and one family room. Deep in the Lancashire countryside, there’s lots of wonderful scenery to explore, including the Ribble Valley and the Forest of Bowland, Pendle Hill is very close by and just 10 miles away is Skipton and start of the Yorkshire Dales. Visit their website for further details.
Cobden Farm B&B, Sabden
A lovely farmhouse bed and breakfast on a working, family farm with views overlooking the beautiful Sabden Valley and Pendle Hill. Only 5 miles from Burnley, Clitheroe and Pendle. Visit the website for further details.
Cobden View Holiday Cottages, Sabden
A well equipped, self-catering holiday cottage on a working, family farm with views overlooking the beautiful Sabden Valley and Pendle Hill. Only 5 miles from Burnley, Clitheroe and Pendle. Visit the website for further details.
Chestnut Cottage, Worston
Delightful cottage set in the tranquil village of Worston at the foot of Pendle Hill, in the beautiful countryside with spectacular scenery of wooded valleys, rolling moorland, challenging fells, roaming rivers and streams of the Ribble Valley and the Forest of Bowlands area of outstanding natural beauty. Click here for further details.
Stonemouse Cottage, Bolton by Bowland
Located in a small rural hamlet within the Forest of Bowland, this 4 star gold quality rated cottage is surrounded by beautiful countryside and has everything you’ll need for a lovely, relaxing stay in the Ribble Valley. Visit their website for further details.
White Bull Country Inn, Gisburn
An historic 18th century coaching inn, the White Bull is just a couple of hundred yards away from La Locanda and perfectly situated for guests to explore the wonderful local countryside. They have eight stylish rooms and a recently refurbished the bar. For further details visit their website
Stirk House Hotel, Gisburn
Situated just a couple of miles outside the village of Gisburn, the historic surroundings of Stirk House hotel has been welcoming guests to the area for over 80 years. Set in 22 acres of grounds and surrounded by beautiful countryside, the hotel has 33 rooms, a swimming pool, sauna and fully equipped gym.