LOOKING for somewhere to stay in East Lancashire but don't want a run-of-the-mill hotel?

Here are some of the top 'superhosts' on Airbnb – the online marketplace for arranging or offering lodging or home stays – available in our area.

Superhosts are described as "experienced hosts who provide a shining example for other hosts, and extraordinary experiences for their guests."

Superhosts' activity is checked four times a year by Airbnb to ensure the programme highlights the people who are most dedicated to providing outstanding hospitality.

Here are some of the region's top places to stay.

Market Street Lane, Blackburn 4.67 stars

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This modern looking Airbnb is in Blackburn town centre in Market Street Lane.

Guests have two bedrooms with two beds, which can accommodate up to four people, and a bathroom.

The home also comes with an open plan living and kitchen area.

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A listing says: "This apartment has undergone refurbishment with a new kitchen, new carpets and neutrally re-decorated throughout.

"The apartment has secure underground car park for guests to use for a small additional cost.

"The apartment has a nice balcony with chairs for you to sit out and enjoy."

This flat has a rating of 4.67 stars from 51 reviews.

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Whalley Road, Billington 4.88 stars

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This Airbnb, off Whalley Road in Billington, includes the entire cottage and can sleep up to six guests with two bedrooms, three beds and one bathroom.

Ideal for either singles, couples or families, it is a small house ideally suited for four but with extra beds for more individuals if needed.

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The listing says: "The lovely view over the Farm field, with the sheep or ponies and on clear days, the view of the Ribble Valley is wonderful.

"A quiet location for those happy to stay in a residential area near to lots of amenities in Whalley, Clitheroe and surrounding areas."

It has been given 4.88 stars from 185 reviews.

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Yew Tree Drive, Blackburn 4.9 stars

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Top of the list is one private bedroom in a house in Yew Tree Drive, Blackburn.

According to Airbnb, it is suitable for two guests with one double bed, a shared bathroom and kitchen.

It has wifi, breakfast options, a laptop-friendly workspace, hangers, an iron and a hair dryer.

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It has recently reopened following a ground floor refurbishment and comes with free parking.

On Airbnb, the owner said: "It's a fantastic location with easy access to the nearby M6 and M65 motorways.

"We have the beautiful Ribble Valley right on our doorstep with Pendle Hill Witch country and the Forest of Bowland nearby.

"Manchester and Liverpool city centres and airports are journeys of less than an hour and the stunning scenery of the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales can be easily reached within 90 mins."

It has 4.9 star rating from 80 reviews.

Manchester Road, Baxenden 5.0 stars

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This five star-rated home is suitable for two guests,with a private bedroom and shared access to bathroom and kitchen.

The owners said all toiletries, kitchen, television and the washing machine are available to use.

It also has wifi, heating, a bath and free on-street parking.

This Airbnb has a 5.0 star rating from 55 reviews.

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