Set on a former royal hunting estate of King Charles II and Nell Gwynn, this quality hotel is nestled on 700 acres of lush parkland. The building dates back to 1869. It has 40 rooms in total spread across 3 floors. Facilities include a lobby, 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, cloakroom, bar, conference room, restaurant, Internet access, room and laundry services, and a car park (fees may apply).
This historic hotel is set in the quiet surroundings of Bestwood Country, about 7 km north of Nottingham City Centre just off the A60. Links to the public transport can be found about a 15-minute walk away. The nearest bus and train stations are in Nottingham. Sherwood Forest, Newstead Abbey, Nottingham Castle and the National Water Sports Centre are all about a 20-minute drive away. East Midlands Airport is about 31 km away, while Robin Hood Airport, Doncaster, is approximately 62 km away.
The elegant rooms come with fine linens and fully equipped en suite bathrooms. Many of the rooms have spectacular views of the surrounding parkland. Amenities include a hairdryer, direct dial telephone, a TV, radio, Internet access, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set and central heating. Double or king-size beds also come as standard.
Guests are recommended to take the time to explore the 700 acres of beautiful parkland.
Overlooking Bestwood Country Park, The Parkside restaurant is a historic building which was once home to the Dukes and Duchesses of St. Albans. An à la carte menu is available, offering a selection of imaginative cuisine, including vegetarian options, complemented by an excellent wine list.
The following are all accepted as methods of payment at the hotel: American Express, Diners Club, JCB, Maestro, MasterCard and VISA.
By car from Nottingham city centre, follow the signs for the A60 Mansfield. Follow the A60 as far as the Nottingham Volkswagen car garage (on the left). Turn left at the traffic lights onto Oxclose lane. Take the 1st right at the next lights onto Queens Bower Road, followed by the 1st right again onto Bestwood lodge drive. Follow the drive and take a right turn into Bestwood Country Park. This leads straight to the hotel car park.
Dogs are allowed at the hotel (fees and conditions may apply).
Direct dial telephone
Iron and board
King size bed