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History and hospitality near Nottingham.

BEST WESTERN Bestwood Lodge Hotel lies just 4 miles north of Nottingham city centre. However, though you'll be within easy reach of this vibrant and historic city, you'll also be tucked away in 700 acres of beautiful parkland! Once the royal hunting estate of King Charles II and Nell Gwynn, this splendid lodge hotel stands proudly at the heart of Robin Hood country, and is the perfect place to relax after a long walk in the country park or a day of retail therapy in the city.Whether you're in Nottingham on business or on holiday, we strive to provide you with excellent customer service to ensure you have a most memorable stay.

Maintaining high brand standards and excellence in quality is second nature to the BEST WESTERN Bestwood Lodge Hotel in Nottingham. We have proven that going that extra mile during our annual BEST WESTERN quality assurance assessments really does pay off. Our hard work and dedication to cleanliness and quality of both guest rooms and public areas has gained us the BEST WESTERN International Quality Award. A global recognition of excellence given to only a few selected hotels throughout the world, this award shows that we take pride in offering high levels of excellence in quality and brand standards our guests expect.

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Bestwood Country Park


2015 dinner inclusive rates offer a £19.50 à la carte allowance
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Tennis, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted £20.00 per dog
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars


The Parkside Restaurant

The Parkside Restaurant overlooks Bestwood Country Park and serves up a superb dining experience in elegant surroundings. A variety of dishes offer a tempting choice, as does our excellent wine list! We also do a traditional carvery on Sundays.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Dinner: 19:00 - 22:00
Weekend times may vary

Foyer Bar

Relax with a refill, and enjoy an extensive range of lagers, beers, wines and spirits in our impressive oak panelled Foyer Bar. Freshly prepared bar meals are available for a quick (yet satisfying) bite to eat. In winter, relax in front of our blazing log fire

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


Bullwell Forest

Course information

Course Type: Heathland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Distance: 0 Yards
No handicap required


3.00 miles away in Nottingham


9 holes Yes


Our range of suites and function rooms are the perfect settings for an unforgettable reception, whether you need space for over 100 guests, or a small intimate setting. Licensed to hold Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships, we'll host the whole celebration if you need us to, right up to the moment you set off on honeymoon!

Wedding service and reception venue

Whatever you want to do on the big day, we'll help you organise it. Just use your imagination, and well use our contacts!


Our packages are created from the most popular dishes, but we can tailor one to suit your individual needs if required. Ask away!


Registry office:
Basford Registry Office
Highbury Road, Bulwell, Nottingham
0115 927 1294

Get in touch with Emma Waring on 01159 203011

For any enquiries please call Emma Waring and Aprille Wildgust on 0115 9203011

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type NG5 8NE

Send to Tom Tom

Nearest motorway: M1, J26, 4.00 miles
Nearest train station: Nottingham, 5.00 miles
Nearest airport: East Midlands, 15.00 miles
Free parking on site (100 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Bestwood Country Park

What's nearby?


  • Nottingham Forest/Notts County (3.5 miles)

  • National Water Sports Centre (7 miles)

  • Nottingham Race Course (7 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Sherwood Forest (8 miles)

  • Nottingham Castle (5 miles)

  • Caves of Nottingham (5 miles)

  • Clumber Park (7 miles)

  • Newstead Abbey (7 miles)


  • Nottingham City Centre (3.5 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

After a few changes, the BEST WESTERN Bestwood Lodge Hotel is proud to be one of Nottingham's premier conference venues. From major presentations and training seminars to intimate interviews, we'll meet your expectations here and then exceed them!

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Ballroom 200 80 55 65 140
Chapel 70 35 35 40 60
Conservatory 30 20 20 25 40
Sherwood 30 16 15 28 0
Drawing Room 20 12 15 18 0
Boardroom 15 8 8 12 0
Garden Bar 50 35 30 34 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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Looking for Robin Hood

09/11/2015 James W, Brush Prairie, United States

Well I picked this one for three colleagues to stay while on business. We had a great time dinner was outstanding and we all will be back for another visit. The staff was very helpful when needed. ... more


quick stay

06/11/2015 BryanWebb9698, Holmfirth

I have stayed at this hotel a few times over the past 5 years as it is convenient for my business and it has always been adequate for that purpose. I have to say that I have seen a definite improvemen... more


Great carvery

27/10/2015 claytods, Nottingham

We enjoyed an excellent carvery lunch here recently. We were impressed with the friendliness of all members of staff who were welcoming, attentive and had smiles! The food was delicious, well presente... more


80th birthday lunch, what a sham

11/10/2015 fnerjoolz, Nottingham, United Kingdom

Booked this venue for 26 friends and family to help celebrate Dad's 80th birthday. Deposit paid in July, visited venue last week to finalise menu and organised birthday cake and prosecco for a toast. ... more


Lovely hotel, enjoyable stay

11/10/2015 boogieshoes08, Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom

Stayed here for one night with a friend on friday. Lovely hotel in lovely setting, a little difficult to find as the satnav took us for a trip around some country lanes but when we finally got there w... more