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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Mixed feelings about this stay. Got off to a bad start with a young man greeting us with a bad attitude. He spent 15min laying down the law of do's and don'ts and giving us incorrect information. Accommodation was certainly not 5* and not clean as we found food on the floor and even a previous occupants clothes. Breakfast was...

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Sarah B, Owner at Riverside Barn, responded to this review

I am so sorry you had this with the new member of staff they wanted to give you all the information for help but I will address this now and make sure it does not happen again thank you for your help kind regards sarah

Wales
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Just returned from a 2 night break at Riverside Barns, what a gem and a definite return is planned to this Quality accommodation. On arrival we were greeted by Kyle who was a first rate host, nothing seemed to much trouble for him. The accommodation was exactly as we thought but did exceed our expectations and was warm, cosy and...

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Sarah B, Owner at Riverside Barn, responded to this review

thank you so much I really appreciate your thoughts - look forward to seeing you again kind regards sarah

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

From what we have read we should have stayed in the Ribble suite.Dead flies on carpet to greet us and dead woodlice in bathroom Had to reboot sky in the room and on second morning the smoke alarm woke us up early and we werent even cooking.Wouldnt rate it as 5 star.Ribchester itself is lovely, couple of friendly pubs and...

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Sarah B, Owner at Riverside Barn, responded to this review

So sorry you found your stay disappointing but unfortunately the guest house is positioned directly next to the river and on a working farm yard so flies etc do occur. We do spend a minimum of 3 - 31/2 hours on full cleans per room and 11/2 + on half cleans and always spray the rooms with insect spray when...

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We has the pleasure of staying in the rubble suite for two nights in August, the staff were helpful, the room was to die for, we had afternoon tea provided when we arrived which was lovely. The hamper breakfast was lovely with ovens to cook croissants if required. I think the only fails we found was the sky would loose...

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Sarah B, Owner at Riverside Barn, responded to this review

Thank you so much look forward to seeing you again Kind regards Sarah

Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

3 to 4 star accomodation. Good points...great location to visit area..couple of nice pubs nearby and quiet for a good nights sleep ..comfy bed and large bathroom. Bad points.... Not 100 per cent clean..training required on how to clean..shower and tiles very dirty...carpets need replacing..flies everywhere and woodlice in apartment...loss of reception on tv a lot of times...food is ok...

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Booked 2 night stay. The good things. Room was lovely. Nice 4 poster bed. Marble wet room. Comfy leather sofas. Plenty of tea/coffee. Nice hamper breakfast. Owners were away staffed by very nice and helpful young people. Not so good. They had an electricity problem. It only stayed on for a few minutes and tripped out. No TV or fridge...

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Mirfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We arrived in Ribchester and drove through this enchanting village to get to Riverside Barn, our accommodation for two nights. We were booked to stay in the Ribble Suite which had a patio area overlooking the River Ribble. We were met by the lovely Charlotte, who greeted us with a big smile and who showed us around the Suite and...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This was our first visit to Ribchester and Riverside barn. We stayed for 3 days booked through a Living Social / Groupon voucher. We chose the cottage with the four poster bed and roll top bath - something a bit special to celebrate my wife's birthday. Although the cottage was comfortable it was a little cramped. We were greeted by...

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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

I would like to thank the owners and their welcoming son for a lovely stay in lovely accommodation. The barn is in Ribchester a beautiful village near Pendle situated on the river Ribble to the entrance of a dairy. The room was arranged beautifully for our arrival with all amenities and a spacious bathroom. A great Base for the country...

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Sarah B, Owner at Riverside Barn, responded to this review

Thank you so much it is much appreciated kind regards sarah

Grasby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 May 2016

We booked 2 nights here through Groupon and some previous experiences with Groupon bookings are that the provider skimps on things. BUT not here! The room was lovely, the welcome good and the breakfast was amazing (except for one tiny flaw, we never got any butter for the toast, even though we had ordered it!) . Our room was well...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury 5 star Silver accolade B&B near Preston. Picturesque riverside location in historic Ribchester. Winner of Lancashire B&B of the Year competition 2007/08. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverside Barn

Address: Preston PR3 3XS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Preston
Price Range: ₹ 8,026 - ₹ 10,530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Riverside Barn 5*
Number of rooms: 2
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“Riverside Barn overlooks the river.”
  • dirty window ensuring no view
  • Patio furniture outside room was un-useable
alexandrac_12, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“you can park literally outside your room!”
jackl802, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I'd love the Riverview balcony next time.”
JuneMeetNEat, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed I. The rubble suite the larger of the two, and in my mind the one with a better view.”
SH1971, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Lovely views from the Ribble Suite and it has a large shower. The other room has a roll top bath/shower I believe.”
  • The other leather settee to watch the flat screen TV or look out of the patio windows.
  • A large, very light bathroom due to velux roof window. Wetroom shower area.
  • One relaxation area. Leather settee and the dining table.
  • The lovely four poster bed and the en-suite bathroom and lounge area beyond.
OVERANOUT, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
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