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Stanley House Hotel & Spa

Type:Wedding Venue

Preston New Road, Mellor, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 7NP

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1087 reviews1087 reviews

Tel: 01254 769 200

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Stanley House Hotel & Spa

Whether your dream wedding is a small, intimate celebration where every element of the day is about privacy, perfection or a grand country wedding on a lavish scale that is breath-taking in every spectacular detail, Stanley House is the venue for you.

Our current wedding collections have been carefully crafted to assist and guide you when planning your special day.

The Intimate Package includes all the essential elements of your wedding breakfast, ensuring that you and your guests are wined and dined throughout your special day, in true Stanley House style.

The Ultimate Package allows us to introduce you to our partners, who will offer their wealth of knowledge to help you theme, dress and create the wedding breakfast of your dreams.

It’s a Family Affair – includes the details of the package available to your younger guests.

Our Evening Reception Package has been designed with one thing in mind; fun, fun and more fun! We have considered every finest detail, so that you can put on your dancing shoes, and dance the night away.

Whilst our packages are appealing to many of our guests, we understand that this is the day of your dreams. So our wedding planners are always on hand to help create a bespoke experience that is perfect for you.


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Opening Times

Stanley House Hotel & Spa (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)


  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018
  • Sub-Regional AwardsLancashire Tourism Awards Finalist 2018 - Wedding Venue Award Lancashire Tourism Awards Finalist 2018 - Wedding Venue Award 2018
  • Sub-Regional Awards2021 Lancashire Tourism Awards Finalist Hotel Wedding Venue of the Year 2021 Lancashire Tourism Awards Finalist Hotel Wedding Venue of the Year 2021


Road Directions

From North & South & WestLeave the M6 at Junction 31 following signs for Blackburn A59Continue along the A59At traffic lights (petrol station on right) continue straight (A677)After 4-5 minutes you will pass The Windmill public house on the leftTake the next road on the right: Further LaneThe driveway to Stanley House is the first left on this roadFrom EastLeave the M62/M60 at Junction 15 (M61North)At the end of the M61 follow the road onto the M6 northboundLeave the M6 at Junction 31See directions above

Public Transport Directions

Via the airport:Manchester: by train: hourly direct trains to PrestonBy car: Follow signs for M56/M6 LiverpoolLeave M56 at J9 for M6 North, Preston,See further directions aboveBlackpool: by train: hourly direct trains to PrestonBy TrainTake the train to Preston Railway StationStanley House is approximately 12 mins drive from the town centre



  • Fully accessible venue


  • Discounted children's meals
  • Use of cake stand and knife

Establishment Features

  • Countryside setting
  • Natural daylight

Specialist Features

  • Confetti permitted
  • Guide dogs permitted
  • Outdoor fireworks permitted

Venue Facilities

  • Approved For Civil Marriages
  • Dedicated Wedding Coordinator
  • Exclusive use
  • Free WiFi available for guests
  • Licence for Civil Ceremonies
  • Master of Ceremonies available
  • Maximum number of evening reception guests - 230
  • Number of covers for banqueting/wedding breakfast - 180
  • On site accommodation available
  • Red welcome carpet available
  • Resident entertainment
  • Set in own grounds
  • Table linen included
  • Table number holders available
  • Table plan easel available



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