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Best Western Smokies Park Hotel.

Modern accommodation near Manchester.

The Best Western Smokies Park Hotel, just 7 miles away from Manchester, is halfway between Ashton under Lyne and Oldham.

That's great news for anyone who wants to get out and about around Lancashire, but even better for those wanting to enjoy all that Manchester has to offer, without having to stay in the heart of the hustle and bustle!

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Ashton Road

For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6166*


Please note the hotel will take pre-authorisation of the full booking amount on check-in.
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Gym, Restaurants, Sauna, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars



We serve a wide variety of European style food, focusing on dishes made from locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Our hotel bar forms part of the restaurant, so you can relax here all evening long.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 06:30 - 09:30
Dinner: 18:30 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary

Bar 1

Bar 1 is a great place to meet friends and enjoy the modern decor, relaxed atmosphere and friendly service. The bar menu is available from 10am until 10pm daily.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


Werneth Golf Club

Course information

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


1.00 miles away in Hathershaw


9 holes Yes

Oldham Golf Course

Course information

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


3.00 miles away in Oldham


9 holes Yes


You'll already have a smile on your face when the big day arrives, but our friendly approach and professional service will make sure it stays there throughout the whole day!


Wedding service and reception venue

Whatever you fancy music-wise, well make the necessary arrangements. From discos to live bands, string quartets to jazz combos, the choice is yours!


We can provide a range of pre-set menus to a fixed budget, as well as catering to your own choice of menus.

Honeymoon Suite

We have three suites that all make perfect Honeymoon Suites. After the big day, they're the ideal place to reflect on your I dos all are individually styled with spa baths, luxury fittings, great views and secluded locations within the hotel!


Registry office:
Oldham Register Office
Metropolitan House, Hobson Street,OLDHAM OL1 1PY
0161 678 0137

Get in touch with Natalie Barton on 0161 785 5000

For any enquiries please call Sarah Leather on 0161 7855000

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type OL8 3HX

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Nearest motorway: M60, J22, 2.00 miles
Nearest train station: Ashton Under Lyne, 2.00 miles
Nearest airport: Manchester, 15.00 miles
Free parking on site (84 spaces)
On site disabled parking (8 spaces)

Ashton Road

What's nearby?


  • Manchester Utd (7 miles)

  • Oldham Athletic (3 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Manchester City Centre (6 miles)

  • Trafford Centre (8 miles)

  • Saddleworth Moor (4 miles)

  • Saddleworth (4 miles)

  • Oldham Museum (2 miles)

  • Daisy Nook country Park (1 miles)

  • Oldham town centre (2 miles)


  • Trafford Centre (6 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

We cater for conferences of around 20 - 35 delegates and these tend to be day conferences. However, if you want to make a big impression with a bigger event, we can cater for conferences up to 300 delegates!

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Crompton Suite 150 60 30 40 120
Senate Suite 40 20 16 20 20
Medlock Suite 400 0 0 0 288
Alpha Suite 0 0 0 6 0
Boardroom 0 0 0 8 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 536 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 233
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Comfortable hotel

26/09/2016 Karen W, Beverley, United Kingdom

A comfy room with good facilities and a lovely meal. The room had good desk and lighting and the lift is helpful for big suitcases. Plenty of parking too. I would definitely recommend this hotel for a... more


One of the better Best Westerns in the North West

21/09/2016 huwrobs, Bangor, United Kingdom

Smokies park hotel certainly looks a lot more 'premium' than other BW's I've stayed in over the North West, with a well presented Reception, and friendly staff ready to assist! I believe the hotel ba... more


Smoking hot bar prices

19/09/2016 Dembocheatalot, Manchester, United Kingdom

Just about managed to park up in the much trumpeted FREE CAR PARK! - I thought all hotel car parks were free? Hotel is more like a business conference facility than a family hotel and is very much run... more

Owner Response
GM_SmokiesOldham, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Hotel Smokies Park, responded to this review
Dear Dembocheatalot Thank you for your mixed review and for your insight into the running of a hotel. Firstly I would like to get my trumpet out about our free car park. I have worked at many hotels that either have a very small car park, an NCP next door charging between £10- £15 for over night parking. I feel that the fact we have enough free parking for all our guests is a really good facility. Glad that you found the rooms ok but must assure all readers of this review that all our tea/coffee making facilities come from an industry leader who supplies many of the large hotel chains. I was also pleased that you had no issues with your evening meal or breakfast. I would like to say that we are always reviewing our bar prices to make sure we are competitive with other hotels in the area. We offer a varied drinks menu, which demonstrates plenty of choice to meet all guests budgets. To be fair, drinking double spirits is not the cheapest option and I am not a fan of offering doubles at a very cheap price as it does not meet with my culture of being drink aware. We want our guests to have a good time but feel responsible not to encourage excessive measures in one glass. Your budget of £50 per head being spent by all the guests is some distance from the actual facts. This on average would be about 10 to 13 drinks on top of the wine included during the day. I am sorry the lager was not available in the function room you were in but due to the set up of the hotel, line cleaning and the fact the rooms are not in use every day means that not every drink is on offer. That said we have a large selection including lagers in all our function rooms. I am pleased you noticed the wide variety of events that take place at our hotel, including our fantastic Christmas parties which are selling fast. Sorry to be direct but I am very proud of our hotel and feel many of your comments were not rounded views. I am very quick to admit when we get things wrong but on this occasion don't feel there is much to address. Kind Regards Brent Hutchins General Manager BEST WESTERN Smokies Park Hotel

My 80th Birthday Party

14/09/2016 Jeffrey M, Manchester, United Kingdom

I had my 80th birthday party here in the Medlock Suite on Friday 9th September. The room was arranged in a really nice and clean condition with plenty of room for the 15 round tables. I arranged 6 bed... more

Owner Response
GM_SmokiesOldham, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Hotel Smokies Park, responded to this review
Dear Jeffery M Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am so pleased you decided to host such a mile stone celebration with us and that we were able to help make it the special event it deserved. I shall pass on your kind comments to all the team that looked after you. Kind Regards Brent Hutchins General Manager BEST WESTERN Smokies Park Hotel

Shabby not Chic

09/09/2016 peter m,

A disappointing o/night stay.The room albeit well sized was drably decorated and furnished with a paticularly dingy carpet which gave an off putting first impression. The ensuite however was clean and... more

Owner Response
GM_SmokiesOldham, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Hotel Smokies Park, responded to this review
Dear peter m Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and I am so sorry you were not totally satisfied. We have invested so much over the 5 years I have been the manager but we will never stop. We have recently opened our new Filament lounge, which is the hotels fabulous new bar. All our rooms have had work carried out on them and we shall continue to review them and make the appropriate actions to ensure they are up to the standard we want for our guests. Thank you for your feedback as this is how we learn and move forward. Kind Regards Brent Hutchins General Manager BEST WESTERN Smokies Park Hotel