Dugdales Barn, Worston, Nr CLITHEROE, Lancashire, BB7 1QA

  Tel: 01200 440400

Ribble Valley Holiday CottageExploring forests and fells by bike, climbing the majestic Pendle Hill or taking a leisurely stroll through soul-soothing countryside, you can choose your own level of activity and relaxation. Along with the scenic splendour, you’ll discover charming towns and picturesque villages which are dotted with independent shops, fabulous food producers and dog-friendly pubs.

When day turns to night and the cocktail hour beckons, you will find a huge array of eateries and wine bars to suit all tastes. There are high-dining options from Michelin-starred chefs and family-friendly restaurants serving authentic dishes from around the world, all using high quality and homegrown produce.

Whether you are planning a romantic getaway, family trip or visiting with friends, there is so much to love in Ribble Valley. Attractions include heritage sites such as a 14th century abbey, ancient castle and medieval churches. Art, food and music festivals, museums, theatres, and a fabulous independent cinema provide cultural interests galore.

And if you do fall in love with Ribble Valley, you will be in the best of company; the Queen told her biographer that she and Prince Philip yearn to retire to the area in the future.