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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good breakfast & warm welcome from staff. As it says above, nicely decorated, large hotel room with fab bathroom featuring a rolltop bath, his & hers double sinks and large double shower, but the cheap mattress and subsequently poor sleep let it down.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room we stayed in was lovely, spacious, nicely decorated and clean. The food in the pub was brilliant, and all the staff were very friendly and accommodating. Unfortunately the room we stayed in was above the bar and you could hear the noise from the bar as if it was people in your living room at home. It was...

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alexwhitebull, Owner at The White Bull Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for this review, and may i apologise about the matter with regards of the noise , i am glad i had the opportunity to discuss the matter in person with yourself as it must not be an issue again. We pride ourselves on being able to provide a happy and vibrant pub , but also a restful and...

Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The White bull, lovely location in the heart of the Ribble Valley. This pub/restaurant serves the local community and guests. What is not to like? Sunday lunch (pre-booked table). No attention to detail at all. The manager seems to work hard but not so smart. The serving staff where there but not in! Our order taken and delivered wrongly. The...

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alexwhitebull, Owner at The White Bull Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Sir . We received your candid , yet in all honestly fair review. We are honest in our business and yes mistakes do happen and for this we apologise without reservation . I as the owner obviously feel criticism very personally as does Steve who is without doubt as other reviews concur a very capable and amiable man....

Skipton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went one lunchtime, and had a fabulous meal. The sea bream was cooked to perfection. We could not fault it. Although the starter could have fed an army. The manager was very pleasant and attentive. A very pleasant place. We will be going back !

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alexwhitebull, Owner at The White Bull Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for our lovely review. A great place to eat is exactly what we want to be and will take such compliments every day. Many thanks

Brierfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Just enjoyed a lovely meal at the White Bull. The food was delicious , the service was spot on and the hotel was modern and nicely done out. We both had a Sunday roast, me pork and my husband beef and it could not have been better. We would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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alexwhitebull, Owner at The White Bull Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for this kind review. Our Sunday lunch is something we are very proud of as a country pub. We do hope to see you again very soon.

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 4, 2017

My wife and I stayed at the nearby Ribblesdale Park for 4 days over New Years and The White Bull was our "local" for the duration. The staff and management were extremely welcoming and we felt very much at home. A tab was offered each time we went, we ate and drank there each day with the landlord remembering us...

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alexwhitebull, Owner at The White Bull Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review. We are delighted when people enjoy our hospitality and a warm well come is standard. Many thanks once more

Castleford, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Called in this weekend, the first time in a few years, and it's changed for the better, fresher appearance, and brighter throughout. Great selection of food on offer, with the bonus of a Christmas menu. We ordered food, and it came, quite quickly, and I'll just say, it was outstanding, the only downside was it was a good 45 minute...

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alexwhitebull, Owner at The White Bull Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for this lovely review, we are delighted you enjoyed the food , but are disappointed by the wait that you had to endure, we will look into the reasons as this is not the norm.Apologies.

Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

Called in for lunch on a weekend break, lovely clean establishment, bar staff were great, polite & pleasant, the food was delicious, wild mushroom starter and shoulder of lamb for mains, too full for desert and very reasonably priced, would definitely recommend.

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alexwhitebull, Owner at The White Bull Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the very kind review, we are delighted you enjoyed our standards and hope to see you again very soon . Merry Christmas to you all

Lancashire England
Reviewed December 2, 2016

Called here for an evening meal whilst travelling through Gisburn. Had no booking but was quickly seated and served. Four main meals were very good indeed. No complaints whatsoever about the food or service. Only grumble was that the room was cold. However when I mentioned this the radiator was put on immediately. Would eat here again if in the...

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Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

A very friendly welcome in a very well presented little pub. The food was excellent as was the service. We shared the meat platter all of which was spot on. The homemade scratchings are a must for anyone that visits as well. Well worth a visit for lunch or dinner. The guest rooms look nice as well and reasonably priced....

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alexwhitebull, Owner at The White Bull Hotel, responded to this review

Lovely is a review we will accept all day ,we are delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
White Bull is a grade II listed building, used as a coaching Inn over 100 years ago. It has a excellent reputation for, great food, warm hospitality and a superb range of wine and beverages.We have 8 fantastic letting rooms that can suit a business traveler or a quiet few days away.The hotel has a superb function room that can accommodate all types of occasions such as weddings , business meetings and conferences.The White Bull has something for everyone and we look forward too seeing you very soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Bull Hotel

Address: Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Gisburn
Price Range: $96 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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