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Nottingham, United Kingdom
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely setting and friendly staff who were very helpful. The en-suite room was clean and functional. The pre-ordered breakfast was well cooked and plentiful. The self catering kitchen was well stocked and clean. My only criticism is the poor sound insulation and banging doors - the door closure mechanism needs adjusting and that would be the problem solved! Very close... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As July can be an expensive time for short breaks with families you must explore all the opportunities a modern day YHA can offer. We booked a family room which was adequate with bedding provided and towel hire at £2 if needed. Wet room ensuite with additional toilets and shower close by for the morning rush! Would recommend the evening... More 

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Thank Michael F
Alan K, General Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Fantastic review, very pleased to hear that we have converted you to the joys of staying with YHA. We are sure you will enjoy exploring our amazing locations across England & Wales and we look forward to welcoming you back to YHA Sherwood Forest. More 

aAt my desk
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great setting and well looked after by Nigel the warden. Edwinstowe a lovely wee place to visit. Short walk to Sherwood Forest visitors centre and the Major Oak. We had a family room with en suite. Great vfm as was breakfast. If we holiday in this area again it would be our first choice for accommodation.

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Thank windyatmydesk
Alan K, General Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review. I will pass on your kind comments to Nigel and we do hope you will stay with us again the next time you are visiting Sherwood Forest. More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff were Amazing, really helpful & friendly. Rooms were spacious & clean. Bedding was clean & fresh. Some of the doors could do with having the spring closure mechanism repaired as slamming/banging doors....wakes people up!! The shared kitchen is ideal for late night snacks too!!, The food & drinks were perfect.....the whole place is Brilliant & we recommend it for... More 

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Thank Bexappeal
Alan K, General Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a trip advisor review to highlight your great stay with us. We really enjoyed having you here for your special weekend (Nigel had great fun judging the fancy dress competition :) and we hope to welcome you back again in the future. More 

Northampton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We cycled up to the YHA from Melton Mowbray along Sustrans cycle routes, this was for our second visit this year having been up to a conference organised in Edwinstowe during April. Excellent facilities, locked bike room, a choice of self catering or chef cooked meals, we opted for the latter, excellent. Our private on-suite room was clean and comfortable... More 

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Thank MikeP_Mawsley
Alan K, Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are really glad you enjoyed another stay with us. We look forward to having back again. Alan More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

This was our first stay at a YHA. We were visiting to celebrate my son's 8th birthday. As soon as we arrived we received a warm and friendly welcome. The room was basic as expected but spotlessly clean and comfortable. My son loved the bunk beds. Breakfast and dinner were served with a 'kids eat free' policy. The breakfast was... More 

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Thank Davis S
Alan K, Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Hello, I'm so happy you had a good stay at Sherwood Hostel, and really glad you'll be coming to the YHA! Thank you for taking the time to give such a positive review, we hope to have you back at the hostel again soon. Alan More 

Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

we stayed for one night with 2 children and a baby, it was simple, but comfortable and clean, perfect for a short stay. good food, lovely breakfast and happy for you to self cater and bring in take away fish and chips for your tea when you dont fancy their evening meal option.the children loved their burgers though! very helpful... More 

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Thank Sarah R
Alan K, Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Hi Sarah, I'm glad you had a good stay with us, and I'm happy that we could help impart our local knowledge. We hope to see you again soon. Alan More 

Harrow, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Really easy stay with the family en suite. 4 kids and 2 adults could have easily managed in this room. Would definitely come back. Easy to walk to the Great Oak Tree at Sheerwood Nature Reserve Centre. Free parking while with YHA too.

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Thank SD16World
Alan K, Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us, we're so glad you had a great stay at YHA Sherwood. We look forward to having you stay with us again. Alan. More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Stayed here for one night in an en suite family room. The staff were friendly, hostel nice and clean and everything worked.The kitchen is large enough and adjoins a very spacious dining room. The bedroom was nice, ground floor with a patio- but we couldnt get the door to unlock?! If we were here for longer I would have asked... More 

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Alan K, Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Hi Jane, Thank you for review, I'm really glad you enjoyed the hostel at Sherwood. Over this coming winter we're having a minor refurb, where they will be looking at bathroom taps and the funny door locks among other things, so we hope these minor issues will be solved then! Hopefully you can come back again, and see the improvements... More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Lovely hostel, right on the edge of Sherwood Forest, plenty to do straight from the hostel. Friendly staff, very clean hostel, excellent breakfast- you can't go wrong staying here! Would highly recommend.

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Thank Sandy16411
Alan K, General Manager at YHA Sherwood Forest, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review of our hostel. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. More 

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Additional Information about YHA Sherwood Forest

Address: Forest Corner, Edwinstowe NG21 9RN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Nottinghamshire > Edwinstowe
Price Range: $39 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Sherwood Forest 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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