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Shireburn Arms – the perfect country-inn

At the heart of the Ribble Valley, surrounded by stunning countryside our wonderful 17th Century Inn has been lovingly restored to create a country wedding venue filled with charm, character and warmth. The ambience created is rustic, romantic and relaxed, just as you’d wish it to be. The Shireburn Arms is full of beautiful period features with breathtaking views, a stunning terrace and gorgeous gardens – creating sublime photo opportunities that are sure to inspire your photographer. After your celebrations are over you and your guests can retire to one of our fabulous bedrooms. Each one individually designed and decorated, and exclusively available for your wedding party should you require them. The perfect country inn in the perfect country location.

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At a glance…
Seated guests

Seated guests


Evening guests

Evening guests

Up to 150

Packages from

Packages from


Civil Ceremonies

Civil Ceremonies

with stunning views

  • Ceremonies

    The Shireburn Arms is fully licensed for civil ceremonies with our beautiful Ribble Room able to host up to 110 guests, and can even be adapted to accommodate smaller more intimate weddings. Outside, our south facing gardens and terrace provide a fantastic space to host a drinks reception after your ceremony.

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  • Wedding Breakfast

    At the Shireburn Arms our chefs are well known for incredible dishes that celebrate the very best in locally sourced produce to create incredible dishes just for you. Using our expertise and working closely with you, we can create the perfect collection of mouth-watering dishes for your day that will be served with impeccable service and attention to detail.

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  • Picture Perfect

    From the picture-perfect exterior and incredible views to the fascinating blend of period and contemporary décor the Shireburn Arms has no shortage of places to catch truly memorable and treasured wedding photos. Our stunning rural setting gives you the perfect backdrop for your big day, with our south facing terrace providing the focal point for your photographs with panoramic Ribble Valley views in the background.

  • Accommodation

    The Shireburn Arms has 21 rooms, each individually designed and decorated, and just like the inn itself all are full of charm, character and warmth. Our finest suite is reserved for the happy couple, giving them sumptuous comfort and space to relax and unwind when their celebrations have ended.

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  • Location, location, location

    Situated in Hurst Green on the edge of the Forest of Bowland the Shireburn Arms is at the start of the famous Tolkien Trail. Surrounded by magical countryside and breathtaking views of the Ribble Valley the Shireburn Arms is a beautiful retreat set against a fabulous natural backdrop. Standing in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty the Shireburn is nestled in a quiet and intimate village location which gives easy access from the M6 & A59.

  • Award Winning

    We’re so proud to have won many awards here at the Shireburn Arms over the years, below are just a selection of our most recent and greatest achievements.

    Best Boutique Hotel Wedding Venue 2019

    Great Northern Wedding Awards

    Dream Venues Collection – Best Events Team 2018

    Great Northern Wedding Awards

    Dreaming of a Dream Venues Collection wedding? Take inspiration from our Real Life Wedding Stories!

    • Gemma & Craig
      Gemma & Craig

      We wanted a venue with a relaxed feel and the Shireburn gave us that feeling as soon as we visited.

      Shireburn Arms/spring '23

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      Frequently asked questions

      You can contact our Wedding Coordinators on 01254 826678 or by emailing

      Yes the Shireburn Arms is licensed for Civil Ceremonies

      100 seated day guests and up to 150 evening guests

      All of our weddings are individually priced depending on the date and number of guests present at your wedding. For a quotation, please contact our Wedding Coordinators on the details listed above.

      We have 21 bedrooms here at the Shireburn Arms

      Due to our location and neighbouring properties we are unfortunately only allow silent fireworks. If you are wanting to have silent fireworks please discuss this with your coordinator as a donation needs to be made to the neighbouring farmer for use of his field – this donation is then made to Macmillan Nurses. We are also unable to accommodate Chinese lanterns being set off.

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