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4.4 / 5Excellent
139 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Samlesbury Hall
    4 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Brockholes Nature Reserve
    5 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Stanley House Hotel & Spa
    5 min drive
  • Airport
    Blackpool (BLK-Blackpool Intl.)
    25 min drive

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    About this area

    Blackburn

    Located in Blackburn, The Bluebird Inn at Samlesbury is in a rural location. Blackburn Golf Club and Waves Water Fun Centre are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those looking for area attractions can visit The Bee Centre and Mrs. Dowsons Farm. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Deepdale or Blackburn Arena.

    Popular Location

    What's nearby

    • Samlesbury Hall - 4 min drive
    • Brockholes Nature Reserve - 5 min drive
    • Stanley House Hotel & Spa - 5 min drive
    • Blackburn Golf Club - 8 min drive
    • Hoghton Tower - 11 min drive

    Getting around

    • Ramsgreave and Wilpshire Station - 8 min drive
    • Manchester (MAN) - 44 min drive

    Restaurants

    • Onsite dining venue – Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.

    About this property

    The Bluebird Inn at Samlesbury

    This smoke-free inn features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and free self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. All 20 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers, and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Portable fans, hair dryers, and desks are among the other amenities that guests will find.

    Property amenities

    Internet

    Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and transportation

    Free self parking

    Food and drink

    Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:30 AM: GBP 12.50 for adults and GBP 10.00 for children
    1 restaurant
    1 bar

    Family friendly

    Free cribs/infant beds

    Conveniences

    No elevators

    Guest services

    Daily housekeeping
    Front desk (limited hours)

    Languages spoken

    English

    Accessibility

    If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    Wheelchair-accessible parking
    Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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    Smoke-free property

    Room amenities

    Bedroom

    Blackout drapes/curtains
    Free cribs/infant beds
    Heating
    Portable fan

    Bathroom

    Hair dryer
    Shower/tub combination

    Entertainment

    Digital channels
    Flat-screen TV

    Food and drink

    Coffee/tea maker

    More

    Desk
    Iron/ironing board (on request)
    4.4

    Excellent

    5 - Excellent
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    4 - Good
    42
    3 - Okay
    10
    2 - Mediocre
    4
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    4.7
    Cleanliness
    4.5
    Service and Staff
    4.3
    Amenities
    4.5
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Immaculate but has staff, service and food issues

    It was a welcome change not having to ask for another room, or a refund. I found this hotel very cosy, clean and well maintained. Room was very peaceful, although we appeared to be one of only two bookings on that Saturday night. It’s restaurant menu is lacking flair; my steak had no evidence of searing, was served with stone cold grilled mushroom and tomato’s; I politely mentioned this, got a sincere apology but no fresh serving, so had to eat the cold ones! I expected better quality for the prices charged. It advertises itself as being family friendly, but I couldn’t find a kids menu, so had to pay full price for a meal only half eaten (including £12.50 for half a plain pancake at breakfast) My main issue with this hotel is the staff; the lack of facial expression made me feel like most of them would rather be somewhere else, which was not very welcoming. On checking out I didn’t get any pleasantries at all, no ‘how was your stay’, ‘hope to see you again’, nothing but an accusatory statement that ‘You still have to settle for breakfast’. Very rude. My summary: some staff training (including chef) to promote enthusiastic customer service is needed here. Fix menu options and prices. I have since found a cheaper, more professional option with a better location for my frequent visits to the area. That’s a shame because my first impression was very good. Best suited to business users visiting the BAe plant opposite.

    Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    A lovely place to stay. Staff were great and nothing was too much trouble. Food was lovely on an evening. Room was fab.

    Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

    2/5

    • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
    • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities

    Stayed 2 nights in Dec. 2019

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