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Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel & Conference Centre

The Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel in Kegworth village is ideally located situated just 5-minutes away from East Midlands Airport. This Best Western proves a great hotel near both Derby and Nottingham, as you'll only be 20-minutes from the UK's most central city.

Holidaymakers, families and business travelers will all benefit from a comfortable stay here, and Park and Fly packages are available to all. The Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel is easily accessible by plane, train and car, making your life just so convenient for however long you stay.

With a range of great features including extensive event suites, state of the art fitness equipment, a relaxing spa, Marcos New York Italian Restaurant and NEW for 2019 Houdinis Escape Room Experience two challenging and fun escape rooms Houdinis Last Secret and USS Redemption; the hotel has much to offer no matter your reason for your stay.

This East Midlands Airport hotel really is a hidden gem offering optimum comfort to all guests. You'll feel completely at ease thanks to our amazing team with plenty of opportunity for rest and relaxation. Choose one of our 113 standard, executive or superior rooms, relax in one of the hotels lounges or indulge yourself in Reeds Health Club & Spa; dining in our Marcos New York Italian offers a real treat especially with Houdinis Escape Rooms providing that rush of adrenalin to your stay.

This Best Western is also a dog friendly hotel, so for only a small fee your furry friend could be sat right next to you. Book dinner with your room (to avoid disappointment) and dine in our amazing Marco Pierre White New York Italian Restaurant.

We have installed ANPR; if you book direct, use our restaurant, bar, conference areas or are a Reeds member car parking is complimentary. However, you will still be required to enter your correct car registration details to the system at any of our receptions to avoid incurring charges.

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Packington Hill
DE74 2DF
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 03330 035412


Spa packages for groups available. Please call the hotel to book
Bars, Golf Nearby, Gym, Indoor Pool, Lift to all floors, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Sauna, Spa Pool/Jacuzzi, Twenty Four Hour Service
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted Small Dogs £10.00 per dog per night
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00


Dining and Bars

Whether you satisfy your hunger at Marco Pierre White's famous New York Italian or opt for something lighter at Reeds Health Club Bar, exceptional food will definitely be on the menu thanks to head chef Craig Fisher and his wonderful team.

Chef Craig Fisher

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Marco Pierre White's New York Italian

This outstanding all-day dining spot serves both American and Italian dishes, in relaxed and humble setting. Italian sharing platters, fresh seafood, home-made pizza and pasta, succulent steaks, juicy burgers and Marco's special BBQ ribs are just some of the irresistible dishes you can expect to see. Our mouths are watering just thinking about it. Live music is also performed every Saturday, as a variety of talented artists will be present to make your evening that much more special.

Open until 22:00 Sunday to Thursday and 23:00 Friday & Saturday.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 06:30 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 18:00
Dinner: 16:00 - 23:00
Weekend times may vary
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Reeds Health Club Bar

Reeds bar and lounge comes complete with comfortable seating, plenty of natural light and a plasma screen TV including Sky channels. It really is the ideal place to enjoy a beer and watch some sports or news. A delicious range of bar snacks and light bites are also on offer so why not grab a bite to fuel a workout or fill up after a spa treatment.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary
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Ebony Bar

Our Ebony bar is the ideal place to relax with a pre-dinner drink or to sit back and unwind with a glass of wine or two. The room is bright, airy and spacious, welcoming in much sunlight throughout the day. We like to leave formalities at the door here at Ebony's, so make yourself right at home in one of our extra cosy lounge chairs or sofas as you forget all your worries and stress.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


Trent Lock

Course information

Course Type: Park Land
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 5993 Yards
No handicap required


6 miles away in Long Eaton


Driving range
Pro shop golf facilities


9 holes £8.00
18 holes £20.00
Driving Range £3.45

Spa & Leisure

Take some time out from a business event or fondly reflect back on your big day before jetting off on your honeymoon. Whatever your excuse, there's no reason to miss out on a pampering session in Reeds Health Club & Spa - a haven from the outside world.


Spa Facilities

With a range of facilities including a beauty therapy suite, hot tub, sauna (with ice feature), relaxation area and steam room, our luxurious spa suite has everything you'll need to escape the stresses and strains of everyday life.

No. of treatment rooms: 3
Minimum guests (per booking): 1
Maximum guests (per booking): 16

Children allowed 10am - 6pm

Opening times

Monday: 10:00- 18:00
Tuesday: 10:00- 18:00
Wednesday: 10:00- 18:00
Thursday: 10:00- 18:00
Friday: 10:00- 18:00
Saturday: 10:00- 18:00
Sunday: 10:00- 18:00

Leisure Facilities

  • Luxurious fitness suite

  • 10 metre swimming pool

  • Hot tub / spa

  • Sauna suite

  • Steam room

  • Relaxation area

  • Beauty Therapy Suite

  • Lounge Bar and Terrace


We offer a range of treatments to make your me time more memorable. From head to toe, we'll take care of you in style:

Type Treatment Time (mins) price (from)
Health & Beauty 1 night Spa Break includes din 25 £99.50
2 night Spa Break includes din 50 £149.00
Body Wrap 60 £62.00
Bronzing Treatment 25 £25.00
CND Nails 50 £35.00
Facial 60 £68.00
Group Getaway 1 night includes 30 £99.00
Manicure 60 £40.00
Mens Treatments 25 £25.00
Pedicure 55 £40.00
Tanning 25 £25.00
Waxing 20 £22.00
Massage 1 Hour Full Massage 55 £45.00
Aromatherapy Massage 55 £50.00
Baby Bump Mother to Be Treatme 75 £85.00
Back Massage 30 £36.00
Back, Neck Shoulder Massage 25 £25.00
Body Sculpting Cellulite and C 60 £69.00
Exotic Lime and Ginger Salt Sc 30 £35.00
Head Massage 25 £25.00
Hot Stone Therapy 25 £35.00
Mind & Body Fitness Classes 60 £5.00
Hopi Ear Candles 25 £25.00
Modern Skin Facial 60 £40.00
Personal Fitness Consultation 15 £0.00
Skin Booster Facial 30 £35.00


With over 50 years experience hosting big days and even bigger nights, the Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel adopts a refreshing can do attitude and caters for all sorts of individual tastes (we will even bring in snow machines if you are looking for a white wedding). So, if you're looking for to create a completely unique day in an easily accessible location, this wedding venue near Derby and the East Midlands Airport is perfect.

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Wedding service and reception venue

Whatever you want to do with the ample space at the Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel, we'll do our best to make it possible. Civil ceremonies can be held at the hotel, followed by idyllic photos in our wedding garden. We'll even sort out the entertainment if you like, and provide a Master of Ceremonies too.


To make sure you get exactly what you (and your guests) want, we invite you to discuss your food requirements with the Head Chef at the Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel. We'll also accept your own personal choice of starters, sorbets, fish courses, main courses and/or desserts if you would like to create your own menu.

Honeymoon Suite and airport drop-off service

Our honeymoon suite is one of a kind, a truly stunning and spacious room boasting the comfiest bed around. We couldnt think of a better spot to end your perfect day. If you're staying at the hotel following your wedding day, we can arrange a complimentary shuttle to East Midlands Airport.


Registry office:
Leicestershire County Council
County Hall, Glenfield, Leicester
0116 305 6565

For further information or to arrange to view this lovely hotel please contact the Wedding and Events team on 01509 672518 or email events@yewlodgehotel.co.uk

For any enquiries please call Grace Daft on 01509 672518

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M1, J24, 0.50 miles
Nearest train station: East Midlands Parkway, 2.00 miles
Nearest airport: East Midlands, 2.00 miles
Free parking on site (188 spaces)

Packington Hill
DE74 2DF

What's nearby?


  • Nottingham Forest FC (10 miles)

  • Derby County FC (10 miles)

  • Leicester FC (18 miles)

  • Trent Bridge (10 miles)

  • Capital FM Arena (10 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Twycross Zoo (20 miles)

  • The National Forest (10 miles)

  • Alton Towers (35 miles)

  • National Space Centre (20 miles)

  • Great Central Railway (6 miles)


  • Derby (10 miles)

  • Nottingham (10 miles)

  • Leicester (18 miles)

  • Fosse Park (12 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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With a great location, 17 conference/meeting rooms and a whole host of helpful extras including free parking, high speed Wi-Fi and technical equipment, there really is no reason not to select the Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel for your event. We can comfortably cater for up to 330 delegates, so whatever the size of your meeting, conference, training course or even, we'll be fully prepared.

Conference Packages.
We offer day delegate packages, residential packages and organiser upgrades for your event, whilst lunch options include a hot and cold buffet or a three course meal at Marco's. Best Western are proud to be hotels with personality, so why not add a little character to your conference? Get Cadbury's bars, healthy smoothies, pick 'n' mix or even festive goodies (mince pies) delivered to you meeting. Now that's sure to keep spirits high.

As part of the Forest suite the Arden has natural daylight and is fully air conditioned. The room can comfortably seat up to 90 delegates theatre style, whilst other rooms can be rented in accordance, to act as breakout areas.

The bespoke Board rooms 1 through to 4 offer hard top tables and 8 hour chairs to make your meetings a pleasure. All refreshments, meals and technical equipment can be brought to you, so as we keep delegates happy and fuelled you can focus on running a successful meeting.

Boardroom 5 is slightly larger than all the other boardrooms. The room comes complete with a 60' plasma screen TV and of course has natural daylight and air conditioning, so youre sure to be comfortable and alert in this lovely room.

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Ash 140 80 46 50 120
Mulberry 90 40 36 36 60
Forest 300 150 75 84 220
Arden 90 44 30 40 60
Sherwood 90 44 30 40 60
Charnwood 90 44 30 40 60
Board rooms 1,2,3,4 20 0 12 14 0
Boardroom 5 0 0 10 12 0
Syndicates 1 - 5 0 0 0 8 0
Laurent Perrier Suite 0 0 16 18 20
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0844 387 62 40


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Golden Wedding

27/11/2019 Geoff B, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

We held our Golden Wedding celebrations here in November Just wanted to thank all the staff for the service and the chefs for the food You all made our day most enjoyable, we are already looking into... more


Excellent break

24/11/2019 SonyaHughes,

Six of us stayed on a Saturday evening for a spa package with Escape room. We had a wonderful time. We had been booked into double rooms Rather than twins but we were able to swap with no problem. We ... more


Nice hotel

16/11/2019 denise l, Heathfield, United Kingdom

We were staying for 2 nights as we had some business to attend to. We really liked the bedroom. Warm (we had to open a window) as it was so warm but better this than be cold. Comfy bed. Very clean. G... more

Owner Response
Yvonne H, General Manager at Best Western Premier East Midlands Airport Yew Lodge Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to write a review with regards to your recent stay with us here at the Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel. We really appreciate your constructive comments and we will be sure to review each point you have raised and action where needed. We are pleased to see that you found the hotel comfortable and that we provided a good service and let me see what we can do about getting fish on the breakfast menu! Once again, thank you for your review & we hope to welcome you back again soon. Best regards, Stephen Pashley Operations Manager Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel

Exceptional Hotel and Meeting Space

15/11/2019 elliottlangley, Leicester, United Kingdom

A group of six recently visited the Yew Lodge Hotel on a work trip, and we were all blown away by how well we were treated. Our main reason for visiting was to experience the 'U.S.S Redemption' esca... more

Owner Response
Yvonne H, General Manager at Best Western Premier East Midlands Airport Yew Lodge Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you so much for your FIVE STAR review!! We are so grateful for your kind comments and it is very pleasing to see that you enjoyed your time with us, especially in our Houdini's Escape Rooms. Matthew & Charlotte will be delighted to have been mentioned by name and I will be sure to pass on your comments to them. We do hope to see you soon to take on the challenge of trying to escape Houdini's Last Secret! Best regards, Stephen Pashley Operations Manager Best Western Premier Yew Lodge Hotel

Warning - hidden costs.

14/11/2019 hazelturner7, Castle Donington, United Kingdom

We were guests at a wedding held at this hotel and had a room overnight. We parked our car, checked in, enjoyed the wedding and evening party and left the next day. A few days later we were surprised ... more


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