Best Western Plough & Harrow Hotel

135 Hagley Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B16 8LS, England
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Best Western Plough & Harrow Hotel

A beautiful country house in Birmingham

Best Western Plough and Harrow Hotel is ready and waiting to give you the warmest of Midlands welcomes. We pride ourselves on traditional hospitality - with a few quirky twists here and there - which we hope will make your 18th Century country house show more

Hot breakfast is available but needs to be pre-booked in advance
From the 1st June 2021, the property will no longer be offering a restaurant option for lunch or dinner. Guests can order via Deliveroo to be delivered to the hotel for consumption in Beauforts Bar, the lounge or as room service.
Hotel staff wear PPE and face masks.
Rooms are thoroughly cleaned after the guest has departed, guests will be provided with further information on the confirmation and pre-arrival emails and on arrival.
Buffet breakfast is available but this will be served by staff only. The Hotel is in partnership with Deliveroo for evening meals delivery. Guests can consume food in the bar, lounge or bedroom. We will provide condiments, crockery and cutlery on request.
Bars, Free WIFI, No Lift
There is charged 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

COVID Safety

We have taken extra steps to ensure your health and safety during your stay at our hotel. Click here for further details

135 Hagley Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B16 8LS, England
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Restaurants & Bars


Beaufort's Bar, the hotel lounge & Terraces are perfect places to enjoy a relaxing drink

  • Breakfast Room
  • Beauforts Bar

Beaufort's Bar, the hotel lounge & Terraces are perfect places to enjoy a relaxing drink

Dining and bars

Breakfast Room

Full English Breakfast and Continental breakfast selection

Beauforts Bar

If you like gin, cocktails and craft beer, we'll see you in Beauforts Bar. The large, attractive and comfortable lounge at Best Western Plough & Harrow Hotel is the perfect place to meet friends, family, or colleagues to enjoy a well-deserved, relaxing drink.

Opening hours
Weekend times may vary


All our wedding reception menus - from buffets and barbecues to full traditional wedding breakfasts - are complete packages including everything except flowers, which we leave for you to match with your colour scheme. Our experienced staff will help and advise you from the moment you call with your first questions right through all the planning stages to the table plan and finer details for the day itself.

For any enquiries please call Weddings & Events Manager on 01214544111


Registry office:
Birmingham City Council
Holliday Street, B1 1TJ
0121 675 1000

Golf Off Site

Whether you’re dedicating your full getaway to the green or just want to sneak in a few holes in between sightseeing, we’ve got you covered. Just don’t forget to pack your lucky club…

Edgbaston Golf Course

1.5 miles away in Edgbaston

Course information

  • Putting green golf facilites
  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type



Off Site






6106 Yards


Handicap required


9 holes £40.00
18 holes £40.00
Trolley hire Yes
Buggy hire Yes
Tuition Yes

Meetings & Events

Our welcoming and well-equipped hotel has five meeting and conference rooms, and can cater for wedding receptions and private events for up to 120 guests. We pride ourselves on being able to deliver excellent conference facilities and service with a smile - as well as everything you need to make your business event a successful one.

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
100 60 60 45 90
50 24 24 20 30
Edgbaston 12 0 0 8 0
Hagley 20 12 12 14 12
Warwick 20 8 10 10 8
Harrow Room 12 8 6 8 8
100 0 0 0 100

Reviews of Best Western Plough & Harrow Hotel

Traveller Overview:
3.5 Rating: 1026 reviews
Excellent 28%
Very Good 28%
Average 19%
Poor 12%
Terrible 10%

O3087FBchrisr, wrote review 05/12/2021

Best western!! More like terrible western

Where to start, this was a weekend trip for the Birmingham Xmas markets which turned sour due to the stay at this Best western hotel. When you first arrive nice building but once inside well as whole... more


973kerryn, wrote review 06/11/2021

Lovely stay close to the centre

Hotel is slightly dated (personally I liked the traditional feel) but nice and clean. Family room was large and warm, and breakfast was varied and tasty. We can’t praise Emma enough for her friendlin... more


dawnSolihull, wrote review 31/10/2021

The worst Best!!! 😫 western i have ever stayed in!

The entance smells mouldy and damp, looks nice! The stairs are a killer,no lift! Mess up with the room i booked, finally got it sorted, room was freezing everything felt damp, very run down corridors ... more


gary7reid, wrote review 25/10/2021

Wedding weekend

Once you get past the front doors things come off the rails. Reception is run via a mobile phone, if you can get an answer. The room lurk in areas mirrored off a hobbit adventure, ie back of beyond. B... more


wcooke55, wrote review 11/10/2021

Wedding reception

Enjoyed our stay however the hotel doesn’t have a lift so found it difficult to manage all the stairs. Hotel manager Emma works above and beyond her duties and shows her love for the hotel and guests.... more


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