Set in a stunning location, the small village of Slaidburn attracts visitors far and wide.  With so many facilities and attractions surrounding Slaidburn, there is something for everybody!  A favourite for walkers, cyclists and for fishing, Slaidburn is close to Stocks Reservoir, Gisburn Forest and is on the Land End's to John O'Groats route.   Gisburn Forest is well known for it's many mountain bike trails and walking routes and Stocks Reservoir is a favourite for fishing competions and ramblers.  
Slaidburn has a strong farming community, is close knit and prides itself on quality farm produce!  On the many walks or cycle routes available in the area, you are sure to get up close to one of the many sheep or cows bred by our local farmers.
The community of Slaidburn is well known for the many events that takes place in the village.  From the May Queen Festival, Slaidburn Steam and Vintage Vehicle Display, Brass At The Bounty and the Hodder Valley Show (which the hosting is shared with Dunsop Bridge and Newton-In-Bowland), Slaidburn is a vibrant and interesting village to visit and live.
Why not stay and experience it for yourself?  The beautiful B & B's, Youth Hostel and Inn caters for all tastes and needs (from the top of the fells to the heart of the village).  Dine in the Riverbank Tearooms (just by the Village Green) or the historic country pub the Hark To Bounty Inn for great quality, locally resourced meals.  Or visit one of the many shops that make our village so diverse!

Places To Stay In Slaidburn

Before booking any accommodation, do further research to ensure they meet all of your needs.

Hark To Bounty Inn

The Hark to Bounty is a family run country pub. A perfect centre for walkers, cyclists, fishermen and those who just enjoy the great outdoors.  Being slightly off the beaten track it's also ideal for a quiet break.  Dog friendly.

The Inn has 9 beautiful, ensuite bedrooms.

Hark To Bounty Inn


Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3EP

(01200) 446 246

Slaidburn Youth Hostel

Formerly the Black Bull pub, King’s House (YHA Slaidburn) is one of YHA’s oldest hostels and has plenty of rural charm. A rustic home from home, it makes a comfortable base for ramblers and cyclists alike. You'll find plenty of local shops and services nearby, and our cosy hostel sits in the centre of the village, near to an excellent pub.

Slaidburn YHA

Church Street (Opposite Hark To Bounty Inn)

Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3ER

Merrybent Hill Luxury Bed & Breakfast

Merrybent Hill Luxury Bed & Breakfast

Beautiful views and luxury accommodation.  

Idyllic and peaceful. 

2 rooms, one superking ensuite and one double with private bathroom. 

Also serves home made suppers.

Contact: Helen Shaw

Merrybent Hill Luxury Bed & Breakfast

Catlow Road,

Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3AQ. 

(01200) 446722 / 07733 010915


Laythams Cottage

The Laythams Cottage provides self-catered holiday accommodation with easy access to both the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District.  This three-star holiday cottage can sleep up to five people, with a large double room, a cosy single and a high quality sofa bed that provides a comfortable night’s rest.

Laythams Cottage

Back Lane

Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3AJ

01200 44 66 77 / 07787 171 107

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Places To Dine In Slaidburn

Before booking to dine, do further research to ensure they meet all of your dietary requirements.

Hark To Bounty Inn

We pride ourselves on being a real pub (family friendly), serving quality freshly made homecooked meals using local produce wherever possible.  We make everything here on the premises.  We are open all day for drinks both hot and cold.  In winter the fires will be roaring, whilst in summer there are a number of tables outside to enjoy a drink or a bite to eat. Hearty breakfast also available 8 am - 11.30 am.  Open 6 days a week (Closed Tuesdays).

Hark To Bounty Inn


Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3EP

(01200) 446 246

Riverbank Tearooms

Fully licensed, the tearoom serves top quality, locally sourced produce from a three course meal to a simple, but delicious snack. Choose from our range of homemade soups, sandwiches, and vast array of cakes.

Riverbank Tearooms
23 Chapel St
Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3ES

(01200) 446 398

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What's In Slaidburn

Slaidburn has a wide variety of businesses, attractions and amenities!  From an historic (over 300 year old) school, one of the most beautiful Churches in Lancashire, Archive Centre, state of the art Village Hall, character filled Pub/Inn, ​Florist, Hairdresser to our village Bowling Green.  

Brennand's Endowed Primary School

A beautiful 300 year old school situated in the heart of Slaidburn. 

Pre-school to Year 6

Wonderful facilities such as a high quality early years outdoor space, Forest School, IT, various school clubs, playing field, before and after school clubs and much more! 


Awarded for the Step into Quality Award for EYFS and reception.

Set in an ideal rural environment


Church Street,

Slaidburn, Lancashire, BB7 3ER

(01200) 446 664

Slaidburn Country Practice

One of the most VITAL resources within our Hodder Valley. 

(GP, Nurse, Dispensary, Travel and Childhood Immunisations, Women's Health, Health Visitor, etc.)


Monday - Friday: 8 am - 5 pm


Slaidburn, Clitheroe, BB7 3EP


Telephone: (01200) 413640