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Calf's Head


Worston, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 1QA
4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars Inn

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Tel: 01200 441218

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Calf's Head

This inn is a walkers paradise with delightful country circular walking routes from the doorstep, a roaring fire,  local beers and great locally produced food served all day every day…

An inn of great character nestled in the heart of the picturesque conservation village of Worston just off the A59 and 5 miles from the historic town of Clitheroe.  Circular walking routes from the Calfs Head cater for all levels from those who want to do a short afternoon stroll, walk into Clitheroe or climb Pendle Hill.

The  Calfs Head is a 17th Century hostelry offering stunning views of Pendle Hill, large maintained gardens, and outdoor seating areas. 

With 12 ensuite, individually furnished bedrooms from standard double rooms, to a king room with Jacuzzi and a deluxe suite with spa bath there is something to suite everyone tastes.   Whether your looking for a night away to celebrate an anniversary or birthday or a short vacation the Calfs Head is highly praised for its friendly service, locally sourced but extensive range of food dishes.


Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Suites, Deluxe & Classic roomsfrom £70.00 to £140.00 room/night (room only)

*Breakfast and Dinner packages are also available.

12 rooms in total.

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
2020 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* Closed on the 26th December annually


  • 4 Visit England Stars
4 Visit England Stars


  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018
  • National AwardsCycle Lancashire Cycle Lancashire 2014


Road Directions

Leave M6 at Junction 31, follow A59 and signs for Worston. The Calf's Head is in Worston village just 300 metres from the main road.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest bus station Clitheroe, nearest train station Preston, sub station Clitheroe. No local bus service but short taxi ride from Clitheroe.



  • Conference & Meeting Facilities
  • Daily Cleaner
  • Disabled Access Level 2
  • Energy Saving Measures - Heating
  • Energy Saving Measures - Lighting
  • Recycling Policy - Glass
  • Recycling Policy - Paper


  • Bar
  • Cater for special diets
  • Serve Breakfast
  • Serve Evening Meal
  • Serve Lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children All Ages
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Baby Changing Table or Mats Available
  • Children Welcome
  • Cots Provided
  • Facilities for children
  • High Chairs Available

Establishment Features

  • Available For Wedding Receptions
  • Cater For Groups
  • Cater For Individuals
  • Conference Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Access/Toilets
  • Event venue
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Gardens On Site/Nearby
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Licenced For Civil Marriages
  • Real Log Fires

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course

Parking & Transport

  • Car Parking
  • Close to motorway network
  • Close to rail network
  • Coach parking
  • Coaches Welcome
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside
  • Inn

Room / Unit Features

  • Electric Shaver Points
  • Freeview Digital television in rooms
  • Ground Floor Rooms Available
  • Hairdryer in All Bedrooms
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities in All Bedrooms
  • Telephone in All Bedrooms
  • TV in All Bedrooms

Specialist Features

  • Welcome - Cyclists
  • Welcome - Family
  • Welcome - Walkers

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Packed lunches available

Venue Facilities

  • Licence for Civil Ceremonies
  • WiFi available

Special Offers

  • Dinner, Bed & Breakfast From £99 per couple

    This inn is a walkers paradise with delightful country circular walking routes from the doorstep, a roaring fire, local beers and great locally produced food served all day every day. Calf’s Head is the perfect rural escape.

    To Book please call 01200 441218 or go to www.calfshead.co.uk

    Price based on two sharing a classic double room Sunday-Thursday October/November
    Saturdays prices from £99 per couple

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  • Travelers Choice 2020
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  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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    Calf's Head, WorstonCountry hotel and restaurant set in the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley. Boasting stunning views of Pendle Hill, extensive gardens, the bar area and dining rooms offer hearty portions of a wide range of dishes and hand pulled ales. 12 ensuite rooms including double, king and deluxe.

    Worston, WorstonA village seemingly far removed form the nearby A59. Worston is a peaceful place with one street and a welcoming hostelry and many links to the past.

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