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BEST WESTERN Garstang Country Hotel & Golf Club.

Pay, play and stay in a wonderful countryside setting.

The BEST WESTERN Garstang Country Hotel and Golf Club wont just give you easy access to Preston, it'll put you within putting distance of a fantastic 18 hole parkland golf course too!

In addition to well-kept fairways and greens, you'll also have the luxury of great views across the surrounding Lancashire countryside. Within walking distance of Garstang itself, you'll have the chance to enjoy walks without the clubs too, thanks to pleasant riverside routes and the nearby Beacon Fell.

The history of the BEST WESTERN Garstang Country Hotel & Golf Club itself is a fascinating one, beginning life as farming land in the 1600s and evolving first into a golf course and now, over 400 years later, a wonderful hotel made in part from bricks salvaged from the Greenhalgh Castle after Oliver Cromwell's forces dismantled it following a siege. Our staff will be delighted to delve further into the past!

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Location

Garstang Road
Bowgreave
Preston
Lancashire
PR3 1YE
England
AA

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Onsite, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Chef Alan Heyward

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Bradbeer Bar

This informal dining area offers both restaurant and brasserie menus, serving up a warm and friendly atmosphere to all guests.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 10:00
Lunch: 11:30 - 16:00
Dinner: 17:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary
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Kingfisher Restaurant

Tastefully decorated and (like those who eat here) dressed for more formal dining, the Kingfisher Restaurant is the perfect place to sit down, relax and choose from the fine fare on our la carte menu. Whatever you order, it'll be locally sourced, freshly prepared and heartily enjoyed!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Lunch: 11:30 - 16:00
Dinner: 17:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary
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Kingfisher Lounge

Enjoy a round of drinks after your round of golf in the relaxing Kingfisher Lounge. Whether you're rueing the missed putt on the 9th or celebrating a birdie on the 18th, our roaring fire and stunning views are the perfect accompaniment to any drink!

Opening hours

21:00-24:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Garstang Golf Centre

The Pay and Play 18 hole course at Garstang will challenge players of every ability and treat them to some wonderful scenery along the way! Highlights: The green on the 6th hole located where the rivers Calder and Wyre meet. Watch out for huge salmon in the shallows after you've found your ball of course!

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Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: On Site
Holes: 18
Par: 68
Distance: 6115 Yards
No handicap required

Facilities

Our golf shop offers a range of equipment that may or may not improve your round!

Driving range
Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes £9.50
18 holes £16.00
Trolley hire £2.00
Club hire £10.00
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition £25.00
Driving Range £3.00

Spa & Leisure

Leisure Facilities

  • Local rambling routes

  • Lounge areas

  • Pay and Play 18 hole parkland golf course

  • Floodlit driving range

  • Short course training zone

  • Pro shop

  • Indoor & outdoor putting greens

Weddings

Want a stunning venue with all the trimmings? If the answer is I do, then look no further than the BEST WESTERN Garstang Country Hotel and Golf Club!

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Wedding service and reception venue

We take care of everything on your big day, leaving you to sit back and enjoy it. Many of the essentials are provided with our compliments when you choose our wedding package, including a toastmaster, flowers and bridal suite!

Catering

Whatever you want to eat, arranging food for your special day is a piece of cake!

Registrar

Registry office:
Lancashire Registration Office
Georgian House, 4 Queen Street, Lancaster, LA11RS
08450530021




For any enquiries please call Wendy Cookson on 01995 600100

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type PR3 1YE

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Nearest motorway: M55, J1, 6.00 miles
Nearest train station: Preston, 10.00 miles
Nearest airport: Manchester, 49.00 miles
Free parking on site (172 spaces)
On site disabled parking (5 spaces)

Address
Garstang Road
Bowgreave
Preston
Lancashire
PR3 1YE
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Preston North End (8.6 miles)

  • Blackpool FC (12.8 miles)

  • Bolton Wanderers FC (15.8 miles)

  • Old Trafford, Manchester United (36 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Forest of Bowland AONB (2 miles)

  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach (14 miles)

  • Lancaster Castle (10 miles)

  • WWT Martin Mere (14.5 miles)

  • Blackpool Zoo and Dinosaur Safari (11 miles)

Shopping

  • Trafford Centre (40 miles)

  • Lancaster (11 miles)

  • Liverpool One (34 miles)

  • Blackpool (0 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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Our largest meeting room can cater for up to 300 delegates perfect for those who want space as well as scenery! One of our main events is the Women's Institute regional fair, which accommodates 1800 exhibits and nearly 1000 visitors. If its a smaller room youre after, our meeting or syndicate rooms are ideal.Free WiFi in all guest bedrooms.

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Calder 30 16 15 50 20
Wyre 50 24 30 20 30
Barnacre 75 40 30 26 50
Bleasdale 100 50 36 30 60
Dimples Suite 200 100 80 80 160
Dimples Lounge 50 24 0 24 0
Kirkland 80 50 30 30 50
Brock 60 40 20 20 50
Nateby 30 10 0 10 20
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 223 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 112
Rating: 4 87
Rating: 3 17
Rating: 2 6
Rating: 1 1
Rating

Poor facilities for disabled guests

31/08/2015 Denismenace, Leeds, UK

Stayed in room 1 which we were told is a disabled access room. The first thing we noted was that the bathroom was quite small, but square. There was also a very long and narrow shower cubicle. The ste... more

Rating

Outstanding

29/08/2015 Rosemary W, Huntly, United Kingdom

I stayed here on the 3rd and 4th July for my cousins wedding. The room was very nice and the food was lovely in the restaurant and at the wedding. I would like to thank Ann and the chef can't remember... more

Rating

Wedding weekend.

28/08/2015 DavidBarnstaple, Barnstaple

Great surroundings,very friendly staff and lovely weather made the visit for a friends wedding memorable.The hotel itself was undergoing some refurbishment (ground floor loos) on our last day but it d... more

Owner Response
GarstangHotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Garstang Country Hotel and Golf Centre, responded to this review
Thank you for your review. I am pleased that we played a small part in making this special day a memorable one for you. We try to ensure all our improvements cause minimal disruption so It's good to read that our refurbishment didn't cause you any problems. Thank you for sharing your experience of the hotel on TripAdvisor. Kind regards Chris
Rating

golf charity day

26/08/2015 harold david m, Preston, United Kingdom

excellant course , enjoyed whole day, meal excellant , staff polite ,no problems with parking, room up to required standard spent part of evening in nearby garstang good pubs , riverside/canal walk w... more

Owner Response
GarstangHotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Garstang Country Hotel and Golf Centre, responded to this review
We are really pleased you enjoyed your charity golf day with us and that you packed so much into your stay. I hope you return again soon when we hope to deliver another enjoyable visit to the area. Kind regards Chris
Rating

Executive King room, far from executive!

23/08/2015 Anna P,

We have just returned home from a 1 night stay at the Best Western in Garstang. I booked and paid more for an "executive king room" as a treat fro me and my husband and was promised that for my extra ... more

Owner Response
GarstangHotel, Manager at BEST WESTERN Garstang Country Hotel and Golf Centre, responded to this review
I am sorry we did not meet your expectations and disappointed that, despite you commenting on us being a nice hotel and breakfast was lovely, you decided to score us as terrible. I am also sorry your view of the course was obscured, the gardens are now in full bloom and we are reluctant to chop them down. We shall review our description at this time of year to allow for this in future. I believe that we refunded your upgrade supplement because of this. I thank you for your other comments although it is disappointing I was unable to discuss these with you as I believe you may not have chosen to include them in your review. We strive to exceed the expectations of all our guests and I am sorry that the room did not meet yours. I hope that you would return in the future as I believe in another room we could have achieved 5 stars for your visit. Kind regards Chris