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BEST WESTERN PLUS West Retford Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   24 North Road, Retford DN22 7XG, England
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Retford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On a trip with Gourock Horticultural Society to the area, our stay at the West Retford Hotel for 5 nights was incredible, the food, the staff, the cleanliness were as I say Simply the Best more than all the rest. Far above it's 3 star rating, just perfect. Congratulation Best Western, this will certainly make our group look at your... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

if looking for hotel in Retford, check the Best Western, lovely friendly hotel. All local staff with down to earth qualities. rooms are spacious, well equipped clean rooms and good bar and restaurant. all requests were no problem. Did have a problem though with internet but did not bother to report it although if I had stayed for more than... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled from Scotland to attend the Summer Ball at the hotel on 28 June and stayed for 7 nights on a bed and breakfast basis with the intention of dining the occasional evening in the bar/restaurant. The hotel is set in lovely grounds and gardens with no actual bedrooms in the main hotel which is not convenient if moving... More

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WRHretford, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS West Retford Hotel, responded to this review

to the last day, indeed I'm pleased you were happy with your bedroom, cleanliness, the food and the staff. On your last day the hotel was extremely busy as you have stated which did cause longer than normal waits for some guests waiting for food. Thank you for your nice comments regarding the ball, the room did look lovely and... More

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13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After 35 years in hotel management in establishments ranging from 2 to 5 star both here in the UK and in Europe I reckon to know a bit about Hotels but the West Retford has me beaten. Try as I may I cannot understand the three star rating. Everything from the size and appointment of the bedrooms and bathrooms to... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter has just celebrated her wedding at West Retford hotel the staff were extremely helpful ..Alice on the day was first class ..Elaine the wedding planner was great. Due to the kind weather on the day the whole ceremony took place outside and the setting was device xx all went well staff were very helpful and nothing was too... More

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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this hotel quite disappointing! Our rooms were in the cottage buildings. Our room was an ok size and bedding was clean. In the bathroom we had only one hand towel and bath sheet for myself and my husband, 1/3 of a toilet roll - no spare. Above the bathroom door in our room there had obviously been a... More

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WRHretford, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS West Retford Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I'm sorry we fell short of your expectations during your recent visit. You were allocated a room in our cottage accommodation and the rooms are on the whole smaller than in the main accommodation building. After investigating your comments I have discovered there was a problem with your room which meant our maintenance team had... More

Boston Spa, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On 5th July over 50 relatives and friends joined my twin sister and I to celebrate our 80th birthday and the comments from all our guests were, without exception, complimentary and appreciative. I wasn't surprised because we'd celebrated an earlier family birthday there. What impressed me was the helpfulness and consideration of the Manager, Elaine, the beautifully prepared lunch and... More

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WRHretford, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS West Retford Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for review I'm pleased you all had an enjoyable time. I will be sure to pass your comments on to the staff. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Regards, Andrew. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived in the rain and encountered a coach and wedding party (not connected) in the hotel. This usually means chaos and no sleep but for us it meant no place in the restaurant. Instead we used the bar and the food was better than you would expect from a standard pub (mash potatoes were yummy!). The service was quick... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just spent two nights at the West Retford and loved it. ALL the staff were friendly and helpful. Everything was clean. The food was great, both breakfast and bar menu. It isn't a five star hotel and nor is it five star prices. It is, however, a really nice, comfortable hotel, with it's own character, where the staff... More

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Address: 24 North Road, Retford DN22 7XG, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Nottinghamshire > Retford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS West Retford Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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A superb 18th Century manor house set in over 5 acres of professionally landscaped gardens. Located in the historic market town of Retford, this traditional 63 bedroomed hotel is one of the best in the area.Relax in the comforts of The West Retford Hotel by enjoying a drink in the Chatsworth Bar before dining in the luxurious Orangery Restaurant, with a menu featuring traditional favourites and exciting new dishes.The hotel is ideally situated for business travellers or leisure guests with the A1 and M1 only a short drive away making it perfectly located to explore the local area or further afield.With a newly refurbished ballroom dating back to 1851, with patio doors opening on to a large seating area and six other meeing rooms this hotel is the only choice.Whether it be for a business stay, conference, wedding, function or a leisurely break let us welcome you! ... more   less 
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