Best Western Bestwood Lodge Hotel

Bestwood Country Park, Arnold, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG5 8NE, England
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Best Western Bestwood Lodge Hotel

History and hospitality near Nottingham.

A former Royal hunting lodge set in the 700-acre Bestwood Country Park, just four miles from the city centre. The current lodge was created in 1863 in the Gothic style. There are 40 large, individually styled bedrooms, many with interesting architect show more

Breakfast is a self service 'grab and go' on departure
24 Hour Room Service, Bars, Free WIFI, Restaurants, Tennis, No Lift
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets not accepted
Guide, hearing and assistance dogs only
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out14:00 | 11:00
Bestwood Country Park, Arnold, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG5 8NE, England
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Restaurants & Bars

Delicious food in a gorgeous restaurant

If you're looking for great food in Nottingham then Best Western Bestwood Lodge Hotel offers a choice of fine dining in the a la carte restaurant or great British bar food in the Foyer Bar in front of a blazing log fire in winter months and there's dining al fresco on the terrace in clement weather.

Chef Nathan Greensmith

  • The Parkside Restaurant
  • Foyer Bar

If you're looking for great food in Nottingham then Best Western Bestwood Lodge Hotel offers a choice of fine dining in the a la carte restaurant or great British bar food in the Foyer Bar in front of a blazing log fire in winter months and there's dining al fresco on the terrace in clement weather.

The Parkside Restaurant

With its charming decor, unique hand painted ceiling and Gothic arches, the restaurant imbues a warm and elegant atmosphere. Our a la carte menu features sumptuous dishes that change with the season, using fresh locally-sourced ingredients. All accompanied by the magnificent views over the rambling parkland.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Dinner: 18:30 - 22:00
Weekend times may vary

Foyer Bar

The Foyer Bar with its oak panelled walls, vaulted ceiling, Gothic arches offers a less formal menu of freshly prepared seasonal dishes to tempt the palate. There is a fine selection of real ales, lagers, wines and spirits to choose from and in winter, relax in front of the blazing log fire.

Opening hours
11:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Weddings

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 & Reception Venue
  • Catering
  • Registrar

For any enquiries please call Stephen Atkins-Plant on 0115 9203011

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!

Catering

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

Registrar

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

Additional Information

Get in touch with Emma Waring on 01159 203011

Golf Off Site

The Heathland course is noted for its excellent fairways and fast greens and all year round. The course measures 5,726 yards, par 68 for men and 5,002 yards, par 69 for ladies and is a fair and enjoyable test for any level of golfer. The superb drainage makes play possible for 52 weeks of the year.

  • Bullwell Forest
  • Mapperley Golf Course

Bullwell Forest

3.00 miles away in Bullwell, Nottingham NG6 9LQ

Course information

  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Heathland

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

68

Distance

5726 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

9 holes £7.50
18 holes £11.00
Tuition £15.00

Mapperley Golf Course

3.7 miles away in Mapperley, Nottingham NG3 5LD

Course information

  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Heathland

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

70

Distance

5895 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

18 holes £15.00
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition £20.00

Meetings & Events

Hosting a meeting, conference or event? Join us at the Best Western Bestwood Lodge Hotel

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

The below information shows the capcity of each meeting room based on the room setup type.

Room Name 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

Reviews of Best Western Bestwood Lodge Hotel

Traveller Overview:
3.5 Rating: 719 reviews
Excellent 24%
Very Good 23%
Average 21%
Poor 16%
Terrible 13%
Rating

BIRMINGHAMTRIP, wrote review 27/11/2021

Quiet Budget Hotel in Parkland

Bestwood Lodge Nottingham My Review On 24 November I stayed at Bestwood Lodge Hotel. This hotel is based in what I guess is a Victorian Gothic Building.. It is a large hotel set a some wild pa... more

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927louisel, wrote review 15/11/2021

Avoid if you can

We stayed here as we came for a wedding. We used booking.com to reserve our superior king room. We chose a superior room to treat ourselves a little. Our friends also used booking.com and booked ... more

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I1451CBcatherines, wrote review 08/11/2021

So disappointed with the rooms

We arranged to have our wedding reception here last year, but due to covid we decided to get married at registry office 2020 then still have party this year as we had paid £1000 for room hire. The ro... more

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sarahsN8705PV, wrote review 07/11/2021

Better than expected

After reading some appalling reviews our stay was better than expected. Set in lovely surroundings, the hotel looks lovely from the outside, the bar area maintained period features with wooden panelli... more

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brambleandpixie, wrote review 04/11/2021

The worst BW hotel so far

I’ve stayed in many Best Western hotels up and down the country. The exterior of this hotel is absolutely stunning. Even the bar area with Chesterfield Suites, fireplace and stunning grounds. But sadl... more