Best Western Lichfield City Centre The George Hotel

12-14 Bird Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6PR, England
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Best Western Lichfield City Centre The George Hotel

Best Western Lichfield City Centre The George Hotel.

The Best Western The George Hotel in Lichfield is just a 5 minute stroll from many of the city's best attractions. These include the famous 12th century Lichfield Cathedral, the Garrick Theatre, Beacon Park and many more architecturally spectacular h show more

24 Hour Room Service, Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Lift to all floors, Restaurants
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets not accepted
Guide and hearing dogs only
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out15:00 | 11:00
12-14 Bird Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6PR, England

Restaurants & Bars

Nigel has more than 34 years experience in the hotel industry, having worked for some of the largest companies in the hotel sector including Forte and Marriott Hotels, in his 34 years, 28 were spent in the kitchens with a break of 6 years to work front of house as a Director of Food and Beverage and as an Operations Manager, returning to the kitchens recently, this experience has made him a more rounded Food and Beverage operator. Nigel believes in using local suppliers, local food produce and developing young talent as the future of the industry.

Chef Nigel Parnaby
  • Carvery restaurant
  • Darwin's
  • Lounge Bar

Carvery restaurant

The lunchtime carvery menu changes every day but always features the finest local produce from specially chosen suppliers. Choose the homemade soup or a selection from the salad bar to start, enjoy a roast with traditional trimmings or a Chef's special for the main course, and then a seasonal dessert and coffee to finish.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:00
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Weekend times may vary

Darwin's

Open each evening, Darwin's restaurant has a contemporary feel and offers the very best of modern British food. Dishes are created with passion and style, with some of our personal favourites being the fillet of pork with sweet potatoes and a kale and perry sauce and the indulgent milk chocolate and pistachio brulee with raspberry shortbread. There's a full A La carte menu plus a great value fixed price menu, available Sunday to Thursday evenings at any time, and from 6pm to 7pm on Fridays and Saturdays.

Opening hours
Dinner: 18:00 - 22:00
Weekend times may vary

Lounge Bar

Our large, welcoming bar is furnished with comfy chairs and sofas making it ideal for catching up with friends or mingling with fellow guests. We're open all day for snacks and afternoon tea, whilst you're more than welcome to try a local ale from the nearby Burton On Trent brewery in the evenings. There is also a gin menu featuring a great choice of premium gins.

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

Weddings

To help you plan and prepare in the weeks, months (or even years) leading up to your big day, our dedicated Wedding Coordinator will look after all the finer details. Then, when everything's in place, they'll hand-over to our experienced Duty Management team, who'll take care of everything on the big day itself.

Registrar

Registry office:
Lichfield Register Office
The Old Library Building, Bird Street, Lichfield
01543 510770

Golf

Lichfield Golf & Country Club has an impressive array of golf facilities to help you gain or improve your handicap. Its tranquil setting in the heart of Staffordshire means you will enjoy magnificent views, surrounded by farmland and trees.

  • Lichfield Golf & Country Club
  • Beau Desert Golf Course

Lichfield Golf & Country Club

Lichfield Golf & Country Club has an impressive array of golf facilities to help you gain or improve your handicap. Its tranquil setting in the heart of Staffordshire means you will enjoy magnificent views, surrounded by farmland and trees.

3.00 miles away in Lichfield

Course information

  • Driving range
Course type

Parkland

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

72

Distance

6305 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

9 holes £9.00
18 holes £40.00
Buggy hire Yes
Tuition Yes
Driving Range Yes

Beau Desert Golf Course

Hidden in the Staffordshire Cannock forest - just 20 minutes from the Best Western - is the serine Beau Desert Golf Club. It's 18-hole course boasts rolling fairways, testing greens and incredible views (and even played host to the 2012 England Golf County Championship). Excellent practice facilities can be found on site, including a driving range, putting green and warm up nets, so if you haven't played in a while, you'll soon get back into the swing of things.

9 miles away in Cannock

Course information

  • Driving range
Course type

Parkland

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

70

Distance

6458 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

9 holes £12.00
18 holes £18.00
Driving Range Yes

Spa & Leisure facilities

As a hotel guest you are welcome to use the mini gym to help you relax and maintain your fitness whilst away from home.

The air conditioned mini gym is equipped with a rowing machine, an exercise bike, a cross trainer and dumbbells, so you can enjoy a complete body workout from early morning until late evening.

Entry to the mini gym is free for hotel guests; all you must do is complete a registration form at Reception and pick up the key.

Spa Facilities

As a hotel guest you are welcome to use the mini gym to help you relax and maintain your fitness whilst away from home.

The air conditioned mini gym is equipped with a rowing machine, an exercise bike, a cross trainer and dumbbells, so you can enjoy a complete body workout from early morning until late evening.

Entry to the mini gym is free for hotel guests; all you must do is complete a registration form at Reception and pick up the key.

Opening Times

Monday - Sunday: 07:00 - 23:00

Make the most of our leisure facilities and enjoy some down time

Gym Facilities

Meetings & Events

For business events, conferences and private dining, you'll be hard pushed to find a better venue. Our location puts us (and you) in the enviable position of having the facilities of a busy city centr...

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

For business events, conferences and private dining, you'll be hard pushed to find a better venue. Our location puts us (and you) in the enviable position of having the facilities of a busy city centre hotel, without the busy part.

GARRICK SUITE
For large meetings, the magnificent Regency Garrick suite is an impressive setting, with its large picture windows, high domed ceilings, chandeliers and adjoining bar. The room is air conditioned and can be set to your preferred style, i.e. boardroom, theatre style, classroom or cabaret.

CHARTER
The naturally lit and air conditioned Charter room is suitable for small meetings of up to 40 and offers free Wi-Fi access.

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Classroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape
Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Garrick Suite 110 60 30 40 100
Johnson 16 0 0 10 0
Charter 30 0 0 20 25
Minster 12 0 0 10 10

Reviews of Best Western Lichfield City Centre The George Hotel

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 1338 reviews
Excellent 38%
Very Good 36%
Average 14%
Poor 5%
Terrible 5%
Rating

Tony M, wrote review 21/09/2020

Lovely stay

Couldn’t fault the hotel. Staff were very friendly and attentive, nothing too much trouble. Really enjoyed the food and drinks. Excellent location and very impressed by Lichfield. Lovely Cathedral, pa... more

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CarltonA10, wrote review 18/09/2020

The George Hotel Lichfield

I had booked a weekend at the Cathedral Hotel originally but it was not reopened in time for my visit. The George is a good hotel in the city centre with dedicated parking off the main public car par... more

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imonierw, wrote review 06/09/2020

Great location

As others have noted the George is in a brilliant location, among the bars and restaurants of this little town with its lovely cathedral. It’s a Best Western, which I try to use because they’re indepe... more

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twohs, wrote review 05/09/2020

Awful

We chose this hotel based on fact that it had a lift. When we arrived we were told lift out of order. In fact lift only serves a few rooms and was working. At nearly 70 yes old we had to carry our bag... more

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isabelmoorem, wrote review 03/09/2020

Afternoon tea

Very nice sandwich’s and fizz the cakes were lovely however the scones I think were from Iceland not good, I can make better. Disappointed no table cloth not quite like the picture. This was a pre 70t... more