Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa

Up to 230
175 Bedrooms
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Wedding Licence
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COVID-19 Update
At the moment the hotel is closed in line with government guidelines, and fortunate to be looking after key workers in the hotel. We are working hard on ensuring the hotel is as safe as possible when we do reopen. We are OPEN for taking bookings for the end of the year, 2021 & 2022. Get in touch Stay safe
With its tree-lined drive, turrets and porticos, Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa makes for a dream wedding venue.
Pricing & Costs
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
08:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
01:00 AM
Late Night Extension


Spa On-Site
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
On-Site Parking
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Food and Drink

External Catering Permitted
In-house Catering
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Alcohol Licence

Ceremony & Reception

Confetti Permitted
Sound System Available
Dancefloor Available
Wedding Licence

Cultural Specialists

Muslim Wedding Specialist
Asian Wedding Specialist
Full Description
Currently undergoing an exciting refurbishment for 2020 but maintaining its traditional and historical features, The Dunkenhalgh Hotel certainly makes a great first impression, From every aspect you are greeted with charming views over the grounds and surrounding countryside. In true manor house style there’s a courtyard and secluded garden, a spiral staircase leading down to the lawn and even a fountain. Inside is even more impressive, with high ceilings, stylish furnishings and a sweeping 18th century staircase. So whether your wedding day is sunny or showery, you can be sure of plenty of stunning backdrops for those all-important wedding photos. It's offers that perfect combination between history and romance with it's 700 year old manor house and wonderfully modernized suites and spa facilities. It's quintessentially English and beautifully unique with stunning parklands and gardens giving you that perfect backdrop for your magical wedding.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Joanne (Wedding Planner)
We appreciate that no two weddings are the same and so we would be delighted to arrange an appointment under no obligation for you to view our magnificent building and discuss what is is important to you on your wedding day. We are excited to announce that refurbishment plans are now underway and we cant wait to show you our brand new function rooms and bedrooms. Please get in touch on 01254 303 409 or Joanne


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Wedding: December 2019
February 2020
Excellence Service
I just wanted to thank you Joanne and all the staff at Dunkenhalgh for providing an excellent service for my brothers wedding. A special thanks to you, Khrishna (Duty manager) and Daisy- each of you were extremely helpful, friendly and very accommodating, nothing was too much to ask. The wedding was perfect, many guest complimented the venue and I would highly recommend you. Please pass on our thanks from my family to all the staff, you all did a great job!!

Wedding Open Day

12th January 2020
The perfect opportunity to view our amazing venue Come along to our wedding open day between 12pm and 4pm and speak to our wedding planner about how we can make your dream wedding a reality
Location & Contact Details


Blackburn Road, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 5JP, England

Travel Notes

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

M65 Junction 7

Nearest Train Station


Nearest Airport


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