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Forest Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 156*
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Beaworthy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We stayed several nights in the Forrest hotel while exhibiting at Crufts 2016. The hotel was clean, friendly and comfortable. The food was very good and we were served a breakfast at 7 am on sunday, even the time for normal breakfast was 8am. We had good night sleeps, just what we needed after a long day at the stand....

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, we hope to see you next year

Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Yes, all of these. We recently held our Golf Society Annual Dinner at the Forest (again) and the food was superb. Tasty Roast Beef and all the trimmings followed by an incredible Bakewell Tart. Nothing was too much trouble for Tracey and her team. We even asked for a TV so that some of the lads could watch the rugby...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

Glad you had a great evening, thank you for taking the time to write about it

Solihull
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Well located in the centre of Dorridge village with ample nearby parking. The Forest Hotel bar is spacious and is situated just a few yards from the Hotel restaurant. Conveniently less than a hundred yards from Dorridge Station; but no need to worry - noise from trains in definitely not a problem. Even when the bar is busy you'll be...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

What a great review I like to go out somewhere where I can hold a conversation without shouting too! and I'm so pleased that you brought your gripe to our attention, consider it sorted

kent
Reviewed 17 February 2016

my wife and I were attending the spring fair at the NEC and I found the forest hotel in Dorridge, the reviews were good on TA and the location excellent so we booked two nights, the room was very good and the reception friendly, the location excellent and the standards very good indeed. Sunday the restaurant is closed and we...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

As an owner it is so frustrating that one member of staff in the many that you came into contact with during your visit marred your stay with us. We pride ourselves on our friendly service, as many other reviews mention, and I am sorry that this was not the experience you had on that Monday morning which rest assured...

West Midlands
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

I've stayed here a couple of times with work and the rooms are always really clean, bed really comfy and fantastic food. Food for day delegates is always great, but today's flapjacks were especially good! My bug bear in hotels is no plug point next to the bed to charge my phone, and poor lighting near mirrors to do hair...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and really glad you found the flapjacks mention worthy, its those little details that are so important. I will look into your bug bears too thank you for that.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We have been staying here for over four years and find this lovely little hotel to be consistently good. Spotlessly clean, very friendly reception staff, ample parking and only 15 mins to the NEC, going against the rush hour traffic! Good to see they now serve a cooked breakfast rather than just the continental they used to offer. Don't be...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much, consistency is so important to us and glad you enjoyed our cooked breakfast too

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

We booked 2 rooms for 4 nights(room 5&11) as we were working at Birmingham International train station. We were more than happy with both rooms, everything was perfect. The house keeping lady cleaned our room each day and made sure we were topped up with all tea/coffee and toiletries. Breakfast was perfect each morning with a good choice. I would...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

So glad that you had a good stay with us and look forward to welcoming you again here

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Stopped over as taking a client out for a drink/meal, and what a surprise the hotel was, directly opposite the Dorridge Train Station, so have access to London and Birmingham without the stress, the staff are polite and welcoming and what is nice they do not hassle you with senseless rehearsed chat, the bedroom was very good standard and spotless,...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

We like being an 'excellent surprise' thank you

Solihull UK
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Booked for family overflow from our house nearby. Room 9 had twin beds and a super put you up for the children. My daughter in law said it was one of the best hotel rooms ever. Children aged 6 and 4 loved the bathroom, all spick and span. A good breakfast meant not too hungry for lunch. Been going to...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

So glad your family enjoyed their stay with us, and were impressed with their bedroom and breakfast, thank you for writing a review

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We booked our annual Christmas party here on Saturday 19th December for 41 people.What a fantastic night was had by all. The whole evening was superb.The staff were helpful, friendly and very professional. What can i say about the food ? Well it was the best meal we have ever had, where it was catered for a large group of...

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Tracy P, Owner at Forest Hotel, responded to this review

It is great that you felt it was such a good meal when we were serving so many guests, we try to keep our quality even when cooking for so many and it's good that we succeeded. Also I'm pleased that your group had so much fun with all the bits supplied on the tables and enjoyed all the entertainment...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Forest Restaurant
The Forest Restaurant
Cuisines: Contemporary
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
12 bedroomed privately owned boutique hotel with a restaurant listed in Good Food Guide and Michelin serving modern european food in relaxed surroundings. Buzzy bar with an interesting wine list and 3 real ales. Great position for NEC and Birmingham International Airport, opposite Dorridge station with direct links to London Marylebone and Birmingham Moor Street. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forest Hotel

Address: 25 Station Approach, Dorridge, Solihull B93 8JA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Solihull > Dorridge
Price Range: $176 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Forest Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Opposite Dorridge train station easy commute to Solihull, Birmingham, London”
BK1875, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Avoid Room 10 if you want a nice view.”
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