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Thurnham Hall by Diamond Resorts
Thurnham Hall by Diamond Resorts
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5/5 (447 reviews)
£38/ night for 2 guests

The apartments and grounds are wonderful we have stayed both in the Hall and many of the apartments over the last 20 years

Reviewed on 17 May 2019
Holiday Inn Lancaster
Holiday Inn Lancaster
4.0 out of 5.0
Free cancellation
4.0/5 (585 reviews)
£36/ night for 2 guests

Stopoff heading South. Greeted at reception by Faye who was very friendly and informative. Also got upgrade to an executive room. Room was good 2 double beds as opposed to one being a sofa bed which we had booked. Lovely view overlooking the river. Complimentary water and couple of chocolate bars. ...

Reviewed on 6 May 2019
Lancaster House Hotel
Lancaster House Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0
Free cancellation
4.5/5 (707 reviews)
£75/ night for 2 guests

Lovely relaxing homely environment. Friendly staff.

Reviewed on 10 May 2019
The Coach House
The Coach House
3.5 out of 5.0
Free cancellation
4.2/5 (77 reviews)
£71/ night for 2 guests

We enjoyed the ambience and Olde Worlde charm. A very pleasant overnight stay.

Reviewed on 27 Apr 2019
Toll House Inn
Toll House Inn
4.0 out of 5.0 Penny Street, Lancaster, England
Free cancellation
4.6/5 (209 reviews)
£63/ night for 2 guests

Lovely breakfast, hotel felt very cozy but modern. Super shower!! Dog friendly, right on the canal for a lovely walk. Central location.

Reviewed on 7 May 2019
The Sun Hotel & Bar
The Sun Hotel & Bar
3.5 out of 5.0
Free cancellation
4.5/5 (110 reviews)
£62/ night for 2 guests

Great food and service

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2018
Royal Kings Arms
Royal Kings Arms
3.0 out of 5.0
Free cancellation
3.5/5 (86 reviews)
£50/ night for 2 guests

Clean; nice old building. The breakfast was really nice.

Reviewed on 28 Apr 2019
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Where should we stay in Lancaster?


You may want to consider the historic destination of Lancaster if you've been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The entertainment, castle and theatres are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is located 48 mi (77.2 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where to stay in Lancaster, you might want to consider one of the 8 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.


Families on holiday have positive things to say about these types of accommodation:

Lancaster House Hotel: Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. Guests like the quiet location at this 4-star hotel.

Holiday Inn Lancaster – Features an indoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. This 4-star hotel is popular with guests for its central location.


When should we visit Lancaster?


You're likely hoping for good weather for your family holiday. You can use this information to decide when to grab the children and head to Lancaster.


  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 19°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Driest months: May, April, July and June, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, September, December and August, with an average rainfall of 2.25 inches

What should we see and do in Lancaster?


While you are visiting Lancaster, you may want to round up the youngsters and make time to see interesting attractions such as Lancaster City Museum and The Dukes. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Grand Theater and Judges' Lodgings.


Lancaster is also well-known for the:
  • Theatre
  • University life
  • Historical sites
  • Entertainment
  • Restaurants

Getting around Lancaster


If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Lancaster Station, Wennington Station or Bentham Station. Lancaster might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.