Set in 17 acres of Lancashire parkland the 4-star Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa is a 700-year old country manor. Mercure features an indoor swimming pool and a restaurant. Rooms are en suite with baths and showers, they also come with satellite TVs and radios. There are tea/coffee making facilities and Wi-Fi is available. There is private parking on-site. The chargeable Spa Naturel & Leisure center offers a heated swimming pool. There is also a fully equipped gymnasium, beauty and massage treatments. The Cameo Restaurant and Cameo Bar offer international cuisine and light dishes. There are also some Lancashire specialties on the menu and a fine wine list to choose from. With good access to the M65, Blackburn is a 10-minute drive. Manchester and its’ fantastic shopping and nightlife are 20 miles from the Mercure.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

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Mercure
Hotel chain/brand
Mercure

Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.3)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 full bed
or
2 twin beds
1 full bed
or
2 twin beds
1 full bed
or
2 twin beds
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.2
Facilities
7.6
Cleanliness
8.0
Comfort
8.0
Value for money
7.4
Location
8.3
Free Wifi
7.9
Low score for Accrington
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Hotel area info

Restaurants
2 Restaurants On Site

  • Cameo Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      British
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free
  • Lounge Bar
    • Cuisine
      British
    • Open for
      Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • High tea • Cocktail hour
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free

Amenities of Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa

Most popular amenities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Spa
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Aerobics
    Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Front Desk Services
    • Concierge
    • Baggage storage
    • Express check-in/out
    • 24-hour front desk
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Ironing service
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Business Facilities
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Key card access
    • Key access
    • 24-hour security
    General
    • Designated smoking area
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Elevator
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    • Room service
    Accessibility
    • Bathroom emergency cord
    • Toilet with grab rails
    • Wheelchair accessible
    Indoor swimming pool
    Additional charge
    • Open all year
    • All ages welcome
    Spa
    • Locker rooms
    • Personal trainer
    • Fitness classes
    • Yoga classes
    • Fitness
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Body wrap
    • Body scrub
    • Body treatments
    • Pedicure
    • Manicure
    • Waxing services
    • Facial treatments
    • Beauty services
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    • Spa
      Additional charge
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
      Additional charge
    Languages Spoken
    • German
    • English
    • French
    • Italian
    • Polish

    House rules

    Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa takes special requests – add in the next step!

    Check-in

    From 3:00 PM

    Check-out

    Until 11:00 AM

     

    Cancellation/
    prepayment

    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Crib upon request
    Free

    The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cribs are subject to availability.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Pets

    Pets are not allowed.

    Groups

    When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    Minors under 18 must be accompanied by parents or legal representatives. Third person named by parents must present their written authorization (certified signature).

    Please note that the credit card used to book must be presented on arrival.

    Please note children's swim times: Monday to Friday 08:30 - 10:30 and 16:00 - 18:30. Saturday and Sunday 08:00 - 11:00 and 17:00 - 19:00.

    Directions from Manchester: M60 – M 66 – A56 – A6068 Altham – A678 Blackburn Road.

    Directions from Preston: M6 – M65 to J8 3rd exit off junction A678 (Rishton) Blackburn Road.

    Directions form Burnley: M65 to J8 3rd exit at the roundabout - crossroads turn left onto A678 Blackburn Road.

    We are a popular event hotel and this may be heightened at the weekends, it is always our intention to allocate bedrooms away from function noise, but please be aware that this cannot be guaranteed

    In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

    FAQs about Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa

    • Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa is 1.4 miles from the center of Accrington. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa has 2 restaurants:

      • Cameo Restaurant
      • Lounge Bar

    • The prices at Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Yes, Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Check-in at Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Room options at Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa include:

      • Twin/Double
      • Double
      • Single
      • Quad

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

    • Guests staying at Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free
      • Buffet

    • Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Spa
      • Fitness center
      • Sauna
      • Massage
      • Golf course (within 2 miles)
      • Manicure
      • Facial treatments
      • Fitness
      • Personal trainer
      • Body wrap
      • Swimming pool
      • Fitness classes
      • Aerobics
      • Body treatments
      • Waxing services
      • Yoga classes
      • Locker rooms
      • Spa/Wellness packages
      • Beauty services
      • Pedicure
      • Body scrub