A sophisticated establishment that celebrates exquisite food and wine, Northcote in Langho is tucked away in the heart of the Ribble Valley and belongs to Relais & Chateaux. Boasting a Michelin-starred, award winning brigade of chefs led by Lisa Goodwin-Allen, a passion for local ingredients and a refined wine cellar, Northcote is a popular destination for food lovers who seek a refined dining experience in an elegant setting.
Managing Director Craig Bancroft is responsible for the immaculate standards and the alluring wine collection and shares a love of food. This passion for the ultimate dining experience has resulted in a host of awards including winner of the AA and VisitEngland Hotel of the Year 2016/17 – as well as an ever growing reputation for being one of the finest places to eat in the North West.
Northcote currently boasts 26 luxurious rooms across the manor house and garden lodge. Named after the renowned champagne brand, the Louis Roederer Rooms are available to hire exclusively for private parties and gatherings with their own private bar and Champagne courtyard.
The cocktail bar is the perfect place to relax over one of Northcote’s popular cocktails in the lounge, snug or the outside terrace with views over the stunning Ribble Valley. Craig Bancroft is especially proud of his own recipe, which comes highly recommended. Historic windows dating back to when the Manor was first built in the late 1880s nestle harmoniously against the sharp modern lines of the new furniture and put Northcote in Langho firmly on the map of top luxury destinations.
An oasis of Food and Wine Excellence, with genuine service and hospitality, the Michelin-starred restaurant is elegant, stylish and sophisticated with views of the garden and distant rolling hills of Lancashire. Menus are created by Executive Head Chef Lisa Goodwin-Allen, with wines carefully selected by Craig Bancroft. Fine dining with professional but true Northern hospitality.
Only some of Northcote’s Awards & Accolades over the past 10 years:
AA Hotel of The Year England 2016/2017
VisitEngland Hotel of the Year 2017
The Hotel Restaurant Team of the Year Award – Hotel Cateys 2014
Luxury Experience of the Year 2014 – Lancashire Tourism Awards
Small Hotel of the Year 2014 – Lancashire Tourism Awards
Independent Hotel of the Year 2014/15 – Hildens Style Awards
Small Hotel of the Year 2012-2013 – Lancashire Tourism Awards
Four AA Red Stars – AA Hospitality Awards 2010
Paula Seddon – Runner up: AA Housekeeper of the Year 2010 – AA Awards
Lancashire Life Hotel Restaurant of the Year 2015
UK’s Best Restaurant outside London – Food & Travel Reader Awards 2015Add to Bucket List