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The Waddington Arms

Type:Bed & Breakfast

Clitheroe Road, Waddington, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 3HP
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 423262

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The Waddington Arms
Welcome to the Waddington Arms, a contemporary country inn.

Standing in the middle of the village from which it takes its name The Waddington Arms is very much at the heart of life in the fabulous Ribble Valley.

It is the perfect place to eat, to drink, to sleep and most important for a village inn, it is also the perfect place to meet, relax and catch up with friends old and new. People tell us that it doesn't look too bad either.

On the bar we have hand drawn cask ales, continental lagers and a famous Irish stout. Pretty much the standard fare for a country inn you might think, but then, take a look at our wine list … twenty six bottles individually selected by our wine merchants, the almost world famous Byrne’s of Clitheroe, mostly available by the glass and you’ll notice the difference.

If you’ve travelled a long way, fallen in love with the village and the way of life, or if you simply overindulged, we have a choice of six individually decorated and furnished en-suite bedrooms.

Bed and Breakfast is reasonably priced from £65 per room. We don’t have any formal Long Stay or Dinner, Bed and Breakfast packages, but we are always happy to have a chat about these things.

A superb menu, featuring many local rural specialities, is complemented by an ever – changing specials board, offering dishes with a more exotic touch. There is also a light bites menu for those hungry, in – between meal moments, or for those of a healthier disposition. Food is served Monday to Friday Noon ‘til 2.30pm and 6.00 ‘til 9.30pm. At weekends and Bank Holidays we stretch to serving food all day from Noon ‘til 9.30pm.


Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double or twin£65.00 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 Christmas
Open (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)


  • 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
  • Sub-Regional AwardsEngland We're Good To Go England We're Good To Go 2020


Road Directions

Leave M6 junction 31, follow A59 Clitheroe and sign posts for Waddington. The use of personal route finders would also be useful.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train and bus stations are located in Preston. Sub stations in Clitheroe.



  • Daily Cleaner


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

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children All Ages

Establishment Features

  • Cater For Groups
  • Cater For Individuals
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Pets Accepted
  • Public Toilets
  • Real Log Fires

Parking & Transport

  • Car Parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special Group Rates
  • Switch accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside
  • Inn

Room / Unit Features

  • Electric Shaver Points
  • Hairdryer in All Bedrooms
  • Radio in All Bedrooms
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities in All Bedrooms
  • Telephone in All Bedrooms
  • TV in All Bedrooms



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  • Travelers Choice 2021
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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