“Traditional seaside guest house, a very short walk from the seafront” - AA Inspector
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
we have cut down on guest numbers public lounges have been closed to guests a guest with be given a time for there breakfast zip bags for keys and a drop box for when they leave
Our Inspector's view
The Derby is a family-friendly establishment offering good value, modern accommodation in a variety of sizes. Dinner is available and guests have the use of a comfortable lounge and a separate bar. Breakfast is the highlight of any stay, with quality cooking and hearty portions to be expected.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 6
- Family bedrooms: 3
- Children welcome
- Cots provided
- High chairs
- Children's portions or menu
- Free TV
- Lounge with TV
- Open parking
- Covered parking
- Steps for wheelchair: 10
- Open all year
- Dinner Served
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About the area
Lancashire was at the centre of the British cotton industry in the 19th century, which lead to the urbanization of great tracts of the area. The cotton boom came and went, but the industrial profile remains. Lancashire’s resorts, Blackpool, Southport and Morecambe Bay, were originally developed to meet the leisure needs of the cotton mill town workers. Blackpool is the biggest and brashest, celebrated for it tower, miles of promenade, and the coloured light ‘illuminations’. Amusements are taken very seriously here, day and night, and visitors can be entertained in a thousand different ways.
The former county town, Lancaster, boasts one of the younger English universities, dating from 1964. Other towns built up to accommodate the mill-workers with back-to-back terraced houses, are Burnley, Blackburn, Rochdale and Accrington. To get out of town, you can head for the Pennines, the ‘backbone of England’, a series of hills stretching from the Peak District National Park to the Scottish borders. To the north of the country is the Forest of Bowland, which despite its name is fairly open country, high up, with great views.
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