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BEST WESTERN Angel & Royal Hotel.

Get away from it all in Grantham!

BEST WESTERN Angel & Royal Hotel is an historic retreat lovingly restored and located in the market town of Grantham it is reputed to be the oldest Inn in England!
We have hosted royalty over our 800 year history and continue to provide the highest levels of customer service to this day.

In the South West corner of Lincolnshire, you are perfectly placed to enjoy a long weekend, short break or residential conference. For guests looking to escape, we are just 30 minutes from East Midlands Airport and have excellent rail links.

With many splendid architectural features, Individually designed rooms and magnificent original features, BEST WESTERN Angel & Royal Hotel offers friendly but discreet service, an idyllic location and the perfect base for small meetings, functions, lunch or dinner!

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High Street
NG31 6PN


Bars, Free WIFI, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted Small well behaved pets welcome £10 per night
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars


Berties Bistro

Serving light meals, snacks all day, Berties offers simple, home cooked English food using local ingredients and seasonal dishes. With its own roaring log fire in the winter, street views and high ceiling and many original features, this place sums up the unique brand of hospitality you'll enjoy here!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:15
Dinner: 19:00 - 21:15
Weekend times may vary

Kings Restaurant

The Kings Restaurant has hosted many a historic character in it's time, including several royal guests. It is situated on the first in the oldest part of the hotel overlooking the town centre. With an oriel window, exposed original stonework, a priest hole and even a spiral staircase in the corner.

Opening hours

Dinner: 19:00 - 21:15
Weekend times may vary

Berties Bistro

Our historic bar offers hospitality and heritage, with over 800 years service under its belt! A unique Inglenook fireplace, warm and friendly atmosphere and excellent company make it a must for guests.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary

Angel Bar

This small lounge, tucked away from the main lounge area, benefits from natural lighting and is ideal for intimate chats, light lunches or just to a hide away from the world!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


Belton Golf Club

Situated in Belton Village on the outskirts of Grantham

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 27
Par: 71
Distance: 6427 Yards
No handicap required


1.00 miles away in Grantham


Driving range
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes £27.50
18 holes £40.00
Trolley hire £4.00
Club hire £15.00
Buggy hire £30.00
Tuition £25.00
Driving Range £2.00

Stoke Rochford Golf Club

Just outside Grantham with easy access from the A1 - 18 hole course

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 6313 Yards
No handicap required


5.00 miles away in Stoke Rochford


Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes Yes
18 holes £32.00
Trolley hire £2.00
Club hire £15.00
Buggy hire £18.00
Tuition £15.00


Enjoy a unique, historic backdrop to your big day, with excellent friendly service and only one wedding per day guaranteed for that personal touch.


Wedding service and reception venue

From our resident DJ and Disco to Karaoke, live bands, singers, quartets. Magicians, comedy acts, casinos and more, we'll set the stage for an unforgettable celebration!


In our Kings Room Restaurant, you and your guests will enjoy a menu chosen from a wide selection of options from buffets and carvery style menus to full wedding breakfast. Berties Bistro is ideal for the evening buffet and dancing too!


Registry office:
Grantham Registration Office
Springfield House, Springfield Road, Grantham
01522 782244

Our Wedding Organiser will be with you every step of the way to ensure your special day goes without a hitch.

For any enquiries please call Jane Green on 01476 565816

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: A1, JA52, 2.00 miles
Nearest train station: Grantham, 1.00 miles
Nearest airport: East Midlands, 36.00 miles
Free parking on site (60 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

High Street
NG31 6PN

What's nearby?


  • The Meres Leisure Centre (1 miles)

  • Nottingham Forest Football Ground (22 miles)

  • Arena UK, Allington (5 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Belvoir Castle (8 miles)

  • East of England Show Ground (28 miles)

  • Belton House - National Trust (2 miles)

  • Twin Lakes (16 miles)

  • Rutland Water (17 miles)


  • Downtown Superstore (3 miles)

  • Meadowwhall (57 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events


Our hotel is renowned for its quaintness, with business travellers enjoying an individual environment rather than another chain hotel with the warmest of welcomes to match! Of course, the free WiFi, car parking and central location to both the town and the road networks all help, but our individually styled rooms, value for money and service with a smile will seal the deal!

Available room set ups

U shape

Prince of Wales Suite

Situated on the first floor the Prince of Wales Suite is suitable for smaller meetings up to 16 delegates.

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Prince of Wales Suite 25 16 12 16 0
Kings Room 80 30 30 36 75
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 397 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 188
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Rating: 1 13

Historic treasure

05/10/2015 WendyLizB,

Chose this as a one night stop over to split a long journey home and we have used Best Western and Tesco points before. Check out the one way system and plan your route to the car park at the rear! G... more


No Angel here!

25/09/2015 Stephen F, Killearn

This is a Master class in a web site showing something as it would like to be but is not! This hotel is grubby, run down and depressing both outside and in...Rooms are the same, dark, looking onto a ... more

Owner Response
Jane G, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Angel & Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Stephen F, We are incredibly sorry to hear of your disappointment on your stay with us, this is most defiantly not our usual high standard of which we are inordinately proud of. I will of course contact you direct so we can have the opportunity to restore your faith in us. Kindest Regards Jane

Amazing history, interesting building. Good Value

23/09/2015 Big-M-Toft-Hill, Bishop Auckland

Amazing history. Look at the narrative on the walls behind reception. Wish I had a little more time rather than read them at breakfast on the way home. Massive room (10). So much character in this... more

Owner Response
Jane G, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Angel & Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Big-M-Toft Hill,We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us & hope you will be able to come & spend a little more time with us soon to see & read our wonderful history Kindest Regards Jane

Excellent in all areas

18/09/2015 perdita22, Perth

This hotel is excellent value for money. When I booked I had not anticipated such a high standard would be offered for the prices. Ok so the large rooms are not "boutique" but the quality of the furni... more

Owner Response
Jane G, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Angel & Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Perdita22,Thank you for your lovely comments on your stay with us & we hope you will be able to come back & see us again. Kindest Regards Jane

A lovely building

13/09/2015 Mary898, Beccles

This was a lovely old building with loads of character. Our room was very 'average' though, needed updating. The food was very good, dinner and breakfast were excellent, as were all the staff that... more

Owner Response
Jane G, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Angel & Royal Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Mary 898, Thank you for your feedback & we are pleased overall you enjoyed your stay, although we would have assisted you with your shower had you informed us during your time with us. We hope you will have the opportunity to come back & see us again soon Regards Jane