In and Around Burnley

Things to do in Burnley

Whether you’re seeking old country houses, coastal walks, tranquil countryside or vibrant towns, there’s a fantastic choice of things to do and places to see in Lancashire – and specifically in the Burnley area.

Places to Visit in Lancashire

On this page you can access our latest blogs, offering you some inspirational ideas for weekend breaks and places to visit in Burnley and across Lancashire. Whether you’re spending a week here, or just a couple of days, were sure you’ll love this unique area.

And by staying in one of our 102 clean, modern rooms, you’ll be guaranteed fantastic comfort at a great price. So why not spark some weekend or day trip ideas with our selection of blogs?

24 Hours in Burnley

The Holiday Inn Express Burnley offers unparalleled access to a diverse mix of captivating scenery, historic landmarks and metropolitan modernity.  Our local communities also offer a varied calendar of leisure activities, including several annual highlights. With so much to see and do all year round, the Holiday Inn Express Burnley provides you with  a pathway to the heart of the action.

What’s on in Burnley 2019

The Holiday Inn Burnley offers unparalleled access to a heady mix of captivating scenery and historic places, such as Towneley Hall, the jewel in Burnley’s crown. Our local communities also offer a varied calendar of enjoyable leisure activities, including a number of annual highlights. The hotel was recently announced as a finalist in the dog-friendly […]

Reasons to visit Burnley

Here are a few reasons why to visit Burnley and the beautiful Lancashire countryside! Get out and explore!   Boundary Mill still offers a great range of discounted goods and is undergoing further construction improvements to provide even more retail space.   Towneley Hall is only a short drive away. From the Priest’s Hole to […]

Discover Lancashire’s Stately Homes

Located in the midst of beautiful country side Stately homes are usually surrounded by history and stories dating back centuries as part of their English Heritage and culture. These homes all have their own unique personality which attracts tourists to visit from near and far. Burnley has number of stately homes within easy reach of […]

Canal Cruises – a different short break

Are you looking for a different short break? Do you like watching life go by? Do you want to slow down and experience life from a different perspective – maybe the water? Why not book a canal cruise and spend a day in the beautiful Lancashire countryside and watch the world go by while cruising […]