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Irishman's Tower at Hoghton Tower

The approach to your castle
3 reviews
The approach to your castle
A view from your Tower
The bedroom
The cozy sitting room with open log fire
Luxury spa bathroom
Hoghton Tower at dawn
Hoghton Tower at dusk
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Hoghton, Lancashire, England
Built in 1565, the Irishman's Tower is an idyllic rural retreat and the perfect base for exploring the richness and diversity of local Lancashire countryside, food and culture.<BR><BR>The Tower occupies one of the former garrisons that interrupt the ramparts at the front of Hoghton Tower and thus commands spectacular views of our landmark driveway and the further Lancashire countryside.<BR><BR>This two-storey, cosy historic property has been refurbished to the highest specification. All original features remain, but with a modern twist in design which will more than satisfy contemporary tastes. Facilities include a luxury spa bathroom, king-sized bed, flat-screen TV, open fire, iPod dock, internet access and welcome pack.<BR><BR>The Irishman's Tower is available on a self-catering basis for up t... Read more
About the Owner, Elena F
Languages spoken: Czech, German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 50 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 223 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 3.5 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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Totnes, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017
person found this review helpful

Trying to book this property has been a complete shambles. The TripAdvisor website clearly showed the dates that I wanted, with a price. This request was made through them and the full amount was taken out of my bank. The owner then sent a message to say that these dates were not available and suggested some different dates. On trying...

Duncan R
1 review
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 for a stay in October 2016
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We stayed in the Irishman's Tower in October 2015 as part of our wedding weekend, fantastic self-catering apartment in the incredible setting of the historic Hoghton Tower. Perfectly appointed with everything you'd need for a short break. Locally you have a few pubs within walking distance and the area itself is well located for walks and Lancashire history. Thanks to...

Holmfirth, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
165 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016
people found this review helpful

Who wouldn't want to stay in their very own castle tower? Well fortified manor house technically but it looked like a castle tower to us. Our stay was great and well worth that bit extra for a novel weekend away. The accommodation was a mix of old and new that blended together nicely. To get in you need a massive...

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Super King
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About the neighbourhood
Whilst staying at the Irishmans Tower you will of course be able to visit Hoghton Tower, a Tudor Elizabethan manor dating back to 1565. Enjoy a guided tour, an Afternoon Tea in our Vaio Room, a stroll through our gardens. If that alone is not enough, the area around the Tower is full of attractions including:<BR>Salmesbury Hall<BR>Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston<BR>Canal Boat Cruises, Riley Green <BR>Harris Museum, Preston <BR>Lancaster Castle, Lancaster <BR>Museum of Lancashire, Preston<BR>Ribble Steam Railway, Preston <BR>Whalley Abbey, Whalley<BR><BR>Why not combine your stay at the Tower with a round of golf at one of the premier inland courses in the North of England? Pleasington Golf Club lies in 142 acres of picturesque... more
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How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 60.0 km
Railway: Preston: 11.0 km
Hoghton Tower one of the Stately Homes of England, it's easy accessible. The approach is along a straight mile long driveway. Situated mid-way between Preston and Blackburn, Hoghton Tower can be easy reached by:<BR>Road: On the A675- the Old Road. Using the motorway, via M65 jct 3 (5min), M6 jct 28, M61 jct 8<BR>Rail: Preston Railway Station - 7 miles has frequent main line services linking London and Scotland<BR>Air: Manchester International Airport - 39 miles and Liverpool Airport - 47 miles
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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