Bartle Hall Country Hotel in Preston, Lancashire has been named the top countryside wedding venue in the North West.

The hotel was named regional winner at the Wedding Industry Awards celebration event in Cheshire and will now represent the North West at the national finals in London in January.

Bartle Hall is a favourite choice for weddings, with…


Published Date: 16th November 2015
Category: Wedding Venues

Winter Afternoon Teas are Back!

Winter afternoons curled up before a roaring fire, with a warming glass of something special and then a classic English afternoon tea: this is what we need to help us get through the darker, colder days.

And at Bartle Hall you can have the chance to experience all of that, in a beautiful country house setting, and help a good cause…


Published Date: 23rd October 2015
Category: General

Thank you

Hi Lisa

I just wanted to send you an email to thank you for all your help with the wedding. Rick was fab and had it all running smoothly. We had a fantastic day it was wonderful. We got married in the Windsor suite due to the rain but it was still lovely.

Karen Pennington


Published Date: 4th August 2015
Category: General

Wedding Thank You

Bartle Hall is lucky enough to receive lots of lovely cards of thanks, we have now taken the decision to share these with you. This is the first to be published and hopefully one of many!

We would like to share a lovely “Thank You” that we received for the wedding on Monday 20th July 2015……

Just a quick note to thank you and everyone…


Published Date: 23rd July 2015
Category: General

On Easter Monday, 6th April, Bartle Hall has organised an Easter Eggsploration. An Egg trail to turn your little one in to an Eggsplorer. On completing the trail they will be rewarded with an Easter treat and they can bounce like a bunny on the Bouncy Castle.

£15.00 per adult and £7.95 per child, includes Afternoon Tea, Egg Trail and Bouncy Castle.


Published Date: 30th March 2015
Category: General


We’re on our way to Valentine’s Day; we’ll be serving up a fantastic meal for you and your loved one on Saturday – with music by the wonderfully talented Gavin Ellis.

Since we’re feeling all loved up, we thought we’d ask our Facebook Fans how their partner proposed to them, we had some fantastic stories – from meals out with the children to under the fireworks at…


Published Date: 8th February 2015
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Food + Music + Drink + Rose – The Epitome of Valentine’s Day
As experts in romance, we have created the perfect evening for your someone special.

Starting the celebration with a classic glass of Prosecco and a gift of an individually wrapped Rose.

Our dinner menu has been carefully designed to reflect a special occasion.

For the…


Published Date: 13th January 2015
Category: General


We love the beginning of a New Year; full of fresh hopes, dreams and new things.

We had a great 2014 – within which we saw a lot of changes in the hotel, many happy occasions and plenty of guests. We’re excited for 2015 and what it will bring, lots more weddings, great business relationships and some more (very small) changes within the hotel. We’re very…


Published Date: 2nd January 2015
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Well, for a while now our Garden Room has nearly been finished, it’s been waiting for a finishing touch; the walls have been papered, the curtains have been hung, the furniture is in, the coffee machine has been plumbed…so close to being perfect…and finally, this week, a parcel was delivered:

We couldn’t contain ourselves! It’s our finishing touch!

Are you ready to see what it is?


Published Date: 12th December 2014
Category: General

Afternoon Tea Cakes

The chef has freshly prepared todays handmade dainty cakes to accompany our Afternoon Tea. It features my favourite which is Lemon Drizzle Cake topped with Butter Cream

The other cakes are Chocolate Brownie with a Dark Chocolate frosting and Mini Strawberry Tart. We would like to wish Happy Birthday to one of todays guests who can enjoy these views with their close…


Published Date: 5th June 2013
Category: General