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Civic Cars
"Good prices always on time friendly drivers cant go wrong we use them all the time.

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Rose & Crown
"Pretty dark and dingy inside but warm and welcoming bar staff. Place looks to be in need of a serious overhaul as everything is very dated. Bowling Green perhaps better ..." More

Royal Oak
"Crikey! This looks to be a Pub on it's last legs. Totally run down on the inside and uninviting from the outside. Bar staff top class and Ales kept in ..." More

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The old mill town of Ramsbottom is a brilliant place for a real shopping trip. And to start on the right foot, the name means valley of the wild garlic, not sheep’s bum. The council has managed to keep the place full of character, with very few of the shops making up identikit high streets countrywide. There is a medium sized supermarket, but it is hidden away. Parking is generally free – there is a big car park down by the station for example. There are lots of quirky shops, old fashioned places and country pursuits suppliers, an antiques emporium where there are some gems hidden among the oddities and monstrosities, and some smart clothes stores and galleries. It’s also a foodie destination. Firstly because it has Ramsons, one of the best restaurants in the Northwest. Second it has a proper (if small) market on a Saturday. Third it has two real butchers, the one on Bolton Road complete with stable door and staff who speak their mind. If it helps get the shopping done, there is the bribery for the kids of a ride on the East Lancs Railway, with trains to Bury one way and Rawtenstall the other (the route to Rawtenstall is prettier). Easily reached off the M66 Ramsbottom is a great alternative to the cloned malls littering the country.


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The Grant Arms Hotel (0.06 miles)

The Grant Arms Hotel
The Grant Arms is a comfortable hotel situated in the centre of Ramsbottom. The Hotel Wing provides 14 beautifully appointed en-suite bedrooms with, colour television with satellite channels, direct dial telephones, tea and coffee ... More | visit website
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Red Hall Hotel (1.27 miles)

Red Hall Hotel

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The Red Hall Hotel has 37 beautiful rooms all recently fully refurbished. All of our rooms are en suite with LCD television, Sky, telephone, hair dryers, free wi-fi, radio, tea ... More

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Holden Vale Hotel (2.47 miles)

Holden Vale Hotel

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Situated on the edge of Helmshore village in the Rossendale valley only 13 miles from Manchester and centrally located between Bolton, Burnley and Bury and ... More

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Red Lion (2.55 miles)

Red Lion
The Red Lion is situated in the lovely village of Hawkshaw on the outskirts of Bury & bordering Bolton. It has been extensively refurbished in March 2011 and offers quality, traditional home cooked food both ... More | visit website
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Best Western Bolholt Country Park Hotel (3.36 miles)

Best Western Bolholt Country Park Hotel

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Set in 52 acres of beautiful parkland, between 2 tranquil lakes, the hotel boasts superb leisure facilities, including 2 swimming pools, 2 saunas, 2 jacuzzis and a cold plunge pool. Situated in ... More

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Strawbury Duck Inn (4.04 miles)

Strawbury Duck Inn
Nestled within the wild and wonderful Lancashire Moors, the Strawbury Duck is a hidden gem, and possibly one of the best kept secrets in Bolton.

With the recent refurbishments, this 18th century Inn has been restored ... More | visit website
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Last Drop Village & Hotel (The) (4.60 miles)

Last Drop Village & Hotel (The)
On the fringe of open countryside and with breathtaking views of the West Pennine Moors, Mercure Last Drop Village & Spa is a collection of 18th century farmhouses and is today steeped in fascinating history. ... More | visit website
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Egerton House Hotel (5.09 miles)

Egerton House Hotel
The Egerton House Hotel is a privately owned country house hotel - relaxed elegance.

Once you arrive at Egerton House, it's easy to forget that the outside world exists, but should you decide to explore the ... More | visit website
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Number 678 (5.15 miles)

Number 678

Situated in fashionable rural Rossendale close to major motorway networks, the location of the no678 is complemented by ample parking, a contemporary interior, and a calming atmosphere with a riverside location adding that extra 'tranquility', ... More | visit website

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Travelodge Bury (5.35 miles)

There are loads of reasons our customers choose to stay at Travelodge. Our great value clean and comfortable rooms with en-suite provide everything needed for a good night's sleep and are close to where people ... More | visit website

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