“Contemporary hotel with secluded garden and city views” - AA Inspector
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
We have replaced our buffet breakfast with an a la carte menu. Our staff are unable to assist with valet parking and luggage. We have introduced a keep left system in our hotel.
Our Inspector's view
This outstanding modern hotel stands on the site of the ramparts of Nottingham Castle, overlooking the city. Many of the bedrooms enjoy splendid views and all are well appointed and stylish. Hart’s Kitchen is the focal point of the hotel, where you can relax with a drink or dine from a seasonal à la carte menu. Secure parking and private gardens are an added bonus.
Facilities – at a glance
- En-suite rooms: 32
- Family rooms: 1
- Bedrooms Ground: 7
- Satellite TV available
- Free TV
- Broadband available
- WiFi available
- Children welcome
- Laundry facilities
- Ironing facilities
- Cots provided
- High chairs
- Children's portions or menu
- Gym available
- Christmas entertainment programme
- New Year entertainment programme
- Lift available
- Night porter available
- Outdoor parking spaces: 16
- Accessible bedrooms: 2
- Walk-in showers
- Single room, minimum price: £139
- Double room, minimum price: £139
- Open all year
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About the area
Most people associate Nottinghamshire in the East Midlands with the legend of Robin Hood, though the former royal hunting ground of Sherwood Forest has been somewhat tamed since Robin’s outlaw days. Traditionally, the county’s primary industry, alongside agriculture, was coal mining but it is also an oil producing area, and during World War II produced the only oil out of reach of the German U-Boats.
The county is divided between the old coalfields north of the city of Nottingham, the commuter belt of the Wolds to the south, Sherwood Forest and the great country estates known as the ‘Dukeries’. Towns of note are the river port and market town of Newark, which hosts major antiques fairs six times a year, and Southwell, known for the medieval minster with exquisite carvings of Sherwood Forest.
D H Lawrence was a Nottinghamshire man, born in Eastwood, the son of a miner and former schoolteacher. He grew up in poverty, and his book Sons and Lovers reflects the experiences of his early years. Other Nottinghamshire notables include Thomas Cranmer, the first Protestant Archbishop; Jesse Boot, founder of the Boots pharmaceutical company; Henry Ireton, the man who singed Charles I’s death warrant; and Olympic skaters Torvill and Dean.
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