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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Had a long walk in Scorton and then sat outside the Priory And had a lovely cappuccino served with shortbread biscuit in the February sunshine. waitress polite and friendly will defiantly return for a meal.

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1Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 20 February 2016

I had my wedding at The Priory on 13th February and simply cannot recommend it enough. Julie, Rachel and all the staff are very helpful they were amazing. Even though a tight schedule was given every thing when to plan without rushing our guests. The honeymoon suite is massive definitely wow. When planning our wedding we were only havin 25...

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1Thank Johanna W
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Warm welcome by the log fire . Good service. Varied choice of menu. only minor criticism was a couple of bones in the very large fish my husband had. The smoked salmon and prawn salad was very good and plehtyiful. Otherwise very good and not too expensive. Will be taking our family when we get together soon.

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1Thank Sharon R
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Cannot recommend The Priory highly enough. We had our wedding here and Julie and the staff were absolutely brilliant. They listened to exactly what we wanted and communication was superb. The day was perfect and everyone commented on the location and really personal atmosphere during the ceremony and afterwards. Food was delicious during the meal and breakfast in the morning....

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3Thank Pam C
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We travelled to lovely village of scorton and in particular the Priory to sample the breakfast having heard some very good comments from friends. We went around 11-00 am for a late breakfast.We had to wait for a while over a coffee but this wait tells you a lot. The wait means it is not stored on hot plates but...

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1Thank John S
Garstang, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

From start to finish the friendly staff couldn't do enough for us , the food was brilliant 5 of us had the burger , it came with chunky chips and fresh salad , my wife had the fish and chips and the fish was massive, it hung over the plate on both sides , it was good for me as...

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1Thank bowlandterrier
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Arrived at this place soaked and filthy. Staff were really helpful and friendly. Locked bike away, offered room with big bath. Excellent meal and beer in evening, great breakfast. Even got waved off by Rachel! Brilliant

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Thank Alan H
Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

Me and my family visited the restaurant on Saturday night. My step father had never been before and couldn't believe how amazing this place was!!! We all had starters, mains and treated ourselves to deserts. The food was delicious! My 5 year old son had the potted shrimps and loved them!! The staff were so friendly, and couldn't do enough...

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Thank Charsals1
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Small size hotel - with restaurant - offers a relaxing setting. If you enjoy a nice soaking, the bath in "Little Dale" is just fab!!! Clean, comfortable rooms with nice little touches. Good value (though breakfast was average) and ideal to explore the area.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2015

My Husband and I got married at The Priory in September, our day was perfect!. This was mainly in thanks to the owners and their staff at The Priory. Our families stayed at the hotel for the whole weekend and we were spoilt rotten by the owners and their staff, nothing was too much trouble for them. All the staff...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Priory Scorton, The Forest of Bowland.The Priory built in the early 17th century was originally a Christian place of worship, set in the idyllic ancient hunting grounds of The Forest of Bowland, which was the hunting playground for Nobility and aristocracy alike, and to this day it still is, the area is divided into large estates owned by The Queen, The Duke of Westminster and alike. During the time of The Reformation The Priory was paid a visit from Olivers Army (Cromwell) and was duly left in peace, whist other local establishments faired far worse, the castle at Garstang was besieged, sacked and ordered to be dismantled, so even in those times The Priory was doing something right.Time moved on and so did The Priory changing from a Chapel to a Blacksmiths, a Catholic boys school, a Post Office and private residence,The Priory Inn now offers its own bakery and spacious, warmly furnished rooms. Fresh, homemade food is served, all food is locally sauced using Honeywell meats, Dewlay cheeses, Pilling potatoes to name but a few All bedrooms have light decor and crisp furnishings, flat screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities; each room has a modern private bathroom with toiletries provided. The stylish restaurant provides hearty full English breakfasts and meals from fresh and local ingredients. Fresh fish and quality steaks are served, along with a daily changing specials board. The traditional bar includes a cosy log fire and a pretty, outdoor dining area.Scorton is a beautiful village set in The Forest of Bowland (designated an area of outstanding natural beauty)and is a delightful 30 minute walk from the market town Garstang, the surrounding area is full of scenic walking and cycling routes. Free parking and free WI-FI are available, and Lancaster , Poulton-Le Fylde, Preston, Blackpool, Clitheroe anf Lytham ST Annes just a short drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Priory

Address: The Priory The Square, Scorton PR3 1AU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Scorton
Price Range: $113 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Priory 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“The rooms are named and we requested a bath, which worked out well.”
 of 5 bubbles Kevin241157, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are situated in a special part of the Priory, peace and tranquility is the order of the day”
 of 5 bubbles terryf945, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were very clean & hot.”
 of 5 bubbles CAZ030257, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Best views”
 of 5 bubbles clau148, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I would guess all rooms are quiet as the village is so quiet”
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