Welcome to Whalley Abbey

The Retreat and Conference House is set in the stunning grounds and ruins of a 14th Century Cistercian Abbey. On the banks of the River Calder in the beautiful countryside of the Ribble Valley, but with easy access to motorway and rail networks

  • Grounds open daily
  • Ample free parking for patrons only

Belonging to the Church of England Diocese of Blackburn the Retreat and Conference Centre located in the grounds continues to provide high-quality, welcoming hospitality

Our flexible 4 Star accommodation is ideal for both day and residential conferences, wedding receptions and other family celebrations


Holy Communion

Every Friday at 9:30am, in Whalley Abbey Chapel - Followed by Coffee - Everyone most Welcome 

What's on at Whalley Abbey
Archdeacon Mark Reading day 21 November 2018

Festive Lunch week10 December 2018

Archdeacon Mark Reading day19 December 2018

At The Gate of the Year14 January 2019

Stand at the crossroads24 January 2019

Setting God's People Free11 February 2019
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