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BEST WESTERN Old Mill Hotel.

Relax in Ramsbottom!

BEST WESTERN Old Mill in Ramsbottom near Manchester is a small hotel, yet is big on charm! We have all the facilities some hotels can only aspire to, and a personality most can only dream of!

Set in mature, private grounds with breathtaking views - only minutes from the M66 motorway and conveniently located for Bolton, Manchester and Bury - the hotel has a choice of well-equipped bedrooms, a superb health club with indoor heated pool, spa pool, sauna, steam room and fully equipped gymnasium.

Our impressive restaurant offers mouth-watering, home-made cuisine and there's a range of dedicate conference rooms too. Whatever your reasons for visiting, you'll find plenty of excuses to return!

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Greater Manchester


No hot food available on Christmas Day and New Years Eve 2015 Park & Fly Packages available for John Lennon Airport, please contact reception for prices & availability.
Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Indoor Pool, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Sauna, Twenty Four Hour Service, Spa Pool/Jacuzzi, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted Contact hotel to arrange. T&C's / charges apply.
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars


Sir Robert Peel

With a full a la carte menu, and a Table d'hote menu that changes every day, you'll have a healthy portion of choice here at BEST WESTERN Old Mill Hotel! We serve vegetarian options and a grill menu too, for even more variety!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 06:30 - 09:30
Dinner: 19:00 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary


Walmersley Golf Club

Course information

Course Type: Moorland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 71
Distance: 6064 Yards
Handicap required


4.00 miles away in Bury


9 holes Yes
18 holes £20.00

Harwood Golf Club

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 5651 Yards
No handicap required


5.00 miles away in Bolton


9 holes Yes
18 holes £12.00

Spa & Leisure

Leisure Facilities

  • Fast tanning sunbeds

  • Computerised, air-conditioned gymnasium with high tech equipment

  • Spa Pool

  • Sauna

  • Steam room

Gym Facilities

Our delightful health club boasts a newly refurbished pool area, complete with fibre optic mood lighting to create a relaxing and calming environment! For convenience, the gym is split into 2 parts, with weight and CV area and cardio theatre.


BEST WESTERN Old Mill Hotel is unique in so many ways, with the beautifully appointed Sir Robert Peel suite (one of the most popular wedding suites in the area), and beautiful views of the Rossendale Valley. Yours will be the only wedding here, as we devote all our attention to one celebration on any given day and night!


How do we make your occasion so special?

Bursting with charm and character and complemented by a dedicated team, superb food and efficient service the Best Western Old Mill provides all the ingredients needed to create your special day. Add to this some unique touches such as a crisp chair covers with matching colour sashes, guilt thrones and elegant table centres and youre fairytale wedding is complete.


Weve created some mouth-watering menus; lovingly prepared by our Head Chef using only the finest, locally produced ingredients. Our extensive range of dishes has been individually selected to complement your special day.

Honeymoon suite

The perfect end to a perfect day - our elegant honeymoon suite, complete with traditional four-poster bed, elegantly draped in a soft ivory fabric is included with our compliments. A champagne breakfast is served the following morning to complete your experience


Registry office:
Bury Council Registry Office
Town Hall, Knowsley Street, Bury, BL9 0SW
0161 253 5000

For any enquiries please call Vicky Mcleod on 01706 822991

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M66, J1, 1.00 miles
Nearest train station: Bolton, 8.00 miles
Nearest tube station: Metrolink, 0.00 mins
Nearest airport: Manchester, 28.00 miles
Free parking on site (60 spaces)
On site disabled parking (1 spaces)

Greater Manchester

What's nearby?


  • Manchester United (22 miles)

  • Manchester City (18 miles)

  • Bolton Wanderers (13 miles)

  • Bury FC (5 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • The Fusilier Museum (5 miles)

  • East Lancashire Steam Railway (0.2 miles)

  • Bury Market (5 miles)

  • Rossendale Valley (8 miles)

  • Trafford Centre (19 miles)


  • Bury Town Centre (5 miles)

  • Bolton Town Centre (8 miles)

  • Trafford Centre (19 miles)

  • Trafford Centre (19 miles)

  • Manchester (23 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

BEST WESTERN Old Mill Hotel offers a range of dedicated conference rooms. From a small suite for intimate meetings to the spacious Cheshire Suite that can accommodate up to 60 delegates, we make you feel at home when youre away from yours!

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Cheshire Suite 80 40 25 25 60
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 229 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 60
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Rating: 3 55
Rating: 2 18
Rating: 1 14

Very enjoyable stay!

22/11/2015 85walker, Cumbria, United Kingdom

We stayed here for 1 night and it was very nice. Room was very clean, staff were very helpful and friendly. We had the full English breakfast which was very tasty and we also enjoyed the leisure facil... more


Its OK

20/11/2015 Shimmy192, Doncaster, United Kingdom

I am a seasoned traveller unfortunately! I had just had 2 nights in the centre of Chester in the Best Western Premier Queens hotel and this was complete luxury in every aspect compared to this Best We... more


Good value for money stay with friendly service

16/11/2015 fariamike, Horndean, United Kingdom

stayed here on business for one night. It does have a well appointed swimming pool which I didnt use but looked good. I did use the gym which is tired to be honest but has a good selection of free wei... more

Owner Response
Vicky_McLeod_GM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Old Mill Hotel, Ramsbottom, responded to this review
Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review, I'm please you enjoyed your evening meal and i'm sorry you didn't get chance to sample the breakfast as it is made to order with full continental as well i'm sure it would of set you up for the day. I am glad you got chance to use the gym and hopefully you will have a little more time next time for a swim too. We look forward to seeing you again. Warm Regards Vicky McLeod General Manager

Good Value for Money

11/11/2015 lionelkessi, Manchester

Wife and I had occasion to stay overnight whilst visiting friends in Ramsbottom. We had room only as we thought breakfast rate was expensive at £10.00 per person, and to be fair there's plenty of plac... more

Owner Response
Vicky_McLeod_GM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Old Mill Hotel, Ramsbottom, responded to this review
Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review, I am pleased you found your room clean and comfortable and made use of the leisure facilities whilst you were here. Thank you for recommending us and we do hope to see you again in the near future. Warm Regards Vicky McLeod General Manager

End of Beyond

29/10/2015 Michael B, Dartford

Very narrow surrounding roads for an urban area. The hotel has a reasonable amount of parking spaces. My room was an upgrade for having loyalty card so it was a reasonable good size with King Size bed... more

Owner Response
Vicky_McLeod_GM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Old Mill Hotel, Ramsbottom, responded to this review
Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review, I am please you enjoyed you stay here with us and the breakfast staff especially exceeded your expectations. We do have a large choice of evening meals available not only the A La Carte but also our bar menu and our Table D Hote menu I do hope you get chance to sample these next time you visit. Warm Regards Vicky McLeod General Manager