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The Fleece Inn

Type:Bed & Breakfast

Dolphinholme, Bay Horse, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2 9AQ

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Tel: 01524 791 233

From £70.00

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The Fleece Inn

Following significant investment and refurbishment, The Fleece Inn is back doing what it does best - welcoming people to the idyllic and historic village of Dolphinholme with stylish charm, top quality food and drink and beautiful bedrooms. With a state of the art kitchen and nine newly renovated bedrooms, visitors will be treated to a second to none attention to detail.

Situated on the edge of the Forest of Bowland, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, guests can enjoy the relaxing beauty of the countryside with the convenience and attractions of Lancaster city centre just a ten-minute drive away. All bedrooms feature en-suite Villeroy & Boch bathrooms and tea and coffee making facilities. The Inn welcome families and visitors requiring disabled access in specialised bedrooms and breakfast is included in the cost of the room, featuring a fresh continental breakfast bar and a large choice of hot meals.  

With local food cooked on premise in the brand-new kitchen, washed down with a wide-range of popular and craft drinks - The Fleece Inn is perfect whether you’re looking to grab a quick bite or really indulge in a special occasion.


Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Standard Double (en-suite & disabled access)from £70.00 to £110.00 room/night (breakfast included)
Standard Double (en-suite)from £70.00 to £110.00 room/night (breakfast included)
Superior Double (en-suite)from £85.00 to £135.00 room/night (breakfast included)
Superior Family (en-suite)from £85.00 to £155.00 room/night (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)


  • Visit EnglandCyclists Welcome Cyclists Welcome 2016
  • Visit EnglandWalkers Welcome Walkers Welcome 2016
  • Visit EnglandFamilies Welcome Families Welcome 2016
  • Visit EnglandWelcome Pets Welcome Pets 2016
  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018
  • Sub-Regional AwardsQuality Charter Quality Charter 2014
  • National AwardsCycle Lancashire Cycle Lancashire 2014
  • TripAdvisor AwardsCertificate of Excellence 2016 Certificate of Excellence 2016 2016


Road Directions

Exit the M6 at junction 33 and turn left at the roudabout onto the A6. Turn left again immediately. At the next junction turn right and keep going for about 2 miles and The Fleece Inn is at the end of the road. 

Public Transport Directions

The Fleece Inn is not currently on any public transport routes.



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

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children 12+
  • Accept Children 7+
  • Accept Children All Ages
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • Available For Wedding Receptions
  • Cater For Groups
  • Cater For Individuals
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Public Toilets
  • Ramped or flat entrance
  • Real Log Fires
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties

Parking & Transport

  • Coaches Welcome
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Credit/debit cards accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside
  • Inn

Room / Unit Features

  • Freeview Digital television in rooms
  • Ground Floor Rooms Available
  • Hairdryer in All Bedrooms
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities in All Bedrooms
  • TV in All Bedrooms
  • Wi-fi in All Rooms

Specialist Features

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

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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