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Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel

Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel

With a delightful and convenient location and equally exceptional and extensive conference and events facilities, the Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel near Preston is an ideal choice for your event. Suitable for business events such as conferences and meetings and celebratory events including weddings, the hotel provides a stunning backdrop which will undoubtedly wow your guests. Its beautiful riverside setting offers an inspiring yet peaceful environment, coupled with the modern luxurious comforts and amenities makes it an ideal choice.

Within the self-contained conference Centre choose from 10 flexible meeting spaces and enlist the assistance of the events team to enable you to plan every detail to your special event from seating arrangements to catering. The rooms are modern, naturally lit and are equipped with Wi-Fi and AV technology. The rooms consist of 6 boardrooms which can seat from 6 up to 16 guests and 4 suites accommodating between 40 and 80 delegates.

Modern comforts await you in the sumptuous bedrooms at the hotel, a great way to relax and end the day at your event. Enjoy the stunning views from the riverside terrace and sample great food in the Steakhouse restaurant.

The Tickled Trout Hotel is a popular choice for business events due to its unbeatable location being within driving distance of Manchester, Liverpool and Lancaster. Free parking is on offer and the hotel can be easily found just off the M6. It is also a fantastic base for exploring Blackpool, the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales.

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Venue Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel
Capacity 80 guests
Address Preston New Road
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Function Rooms & Event Spaces (3)

The Samlesbury Suite - Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel

The Samlesbury Suite

  • Max Capacity: 80
  • Dimensions: L:18.00m x W:6.00m
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    Stylish, modern and naturally lit, the Samlesbury Suite provides a comfortable environment in which to do business. Seating up to 80 guests, this elegant room is also perfect for banquets, weddings, civil ceremonies and private dinners.


    • Theatre: 80
    • Banqueting: 58
    • Cabaret: 48
    • Classroom: 42
    • U-Shape: 38
    • Boardroom: 45
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The Guild Room - Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel

The Guild Room

  • Max Capacity: 50
  • Dimensions: L:7.00m x W:8.00m
  • Full Details

    Naturally lit, this bright room has everything you need to host your meetings, training sessions, networking events and receptions. Host a meeting for up to 50 delegates theatre style or 24 delegates cabaret style. Another favourite for private dining and smaller networking events.


    • Theatre: 50
    • Banqueting: 30
    • Cabaret: 24
    • Classroom: 21
    • U-Shape: 18
    • Boardroom: 22
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The Merchant Suite - Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel

The Merchant Suite

  • Max Capacity: 40
  • Dimensions: L:10.00m x W:5.00m
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    Bright and stylish this room, overlooking the river, can comfortably accommodate 20 for a board meeting or 40 theatre style. An excellent choice for private dining or a small drinks reception.


    • Theatre: 40
    • Banqueting: 30
    • Cabaret: 20
    • Classroom: 21
    • U-Shape: 16
    • Boardroom: 20
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Venue Features (15)

  • AV Equipment
  • Accommodation
  • Disability Access
  • Family Friendly
  • In-house Catering
  • Late Licence
  • Licensed Bar
  • Local Public Transport
  • Music Licence
  • Outside Space
  • Parking
  • Smoking Area
  • Training Specialists
  • Wedding License
  • Wi-Fi Access