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The Forest Hotel
3 stars

The Forest Hotel

Station Approach, Dorridge, Solihull, B93 8JA, United Kingdom
Solihull, United Kingdom
See location+44 156 477 2120
From
C$ 185
Cheapest

rate per night

8.0
Great
based on 186 reviews
186 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Superior Room
C$ 185
Double room
C$ 186
Deluxe room
C$ 217

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About The Forest Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Forest Hotel Dorridge provides award-winning accommodation and is a brief walk from Dorridge Railway Station. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

The guest house provides free wireless internet in public areas, as well as a garden for guests to relax in. In sunny weather, an outdoor terrace offers an ideal spot to relax.

Forest Hotel Dorridge has 12 rooms that are equipped with all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay.

Guests staying at the guest house can sit down to a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, ideally situated for those who want to stay close at mealtime. For those who would like to indulge in a drink of an evening, the on-site bar provides the perfect spot.

Birmingham Airport is a 20-minute drive from Forest Hotel Dorridge. Guests can also take an easy walk to Knowle and Birmingham.

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Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Forest Hotel

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled Access
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

General

  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Reviews of The Forest Hotel

8.0
Very good186 verified reviews
5.2Couples
0.4Friends
1.3Families
4.1Solo
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What can I expect from the dining experience at The Forest Hotel?

You can expect a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, with a great breakfast and friendly staff. The food is outstanding and exceeds expectations, providing a lovely and engaging atmosphere.

How is the cleanliness and maintenance of the hotel's rooms and common areas?

The common areas such as the reception and stairs may need some decorating, and the carpet especially needs cleaning. However, the spacious rooms are very comfortable and well-equipped, with a lovely and engaging atmosphere.

What are the best features of the hotel's beds and rooms?

The hotel offers spacious rooms with the comfiest beds in Dorridge, providing attention to detail, style, and a personal touch to the decor and rooms. The King Rooms are probably the most comfortable rooms in the hotel, with their own stair access and lovely little touches.

How is the parking availability and staff service at The Forest Hotel?

The staff are very friendly, attentive, and welcoming, and the reception staff are excellent on arrival. The hotel offers good parking availability, and the staff are pleasant, polite, helpful, and accommodating.

When is the best time to enjoy breakfast at The Forest Hotel?

The full breakfast is available after 9:00 am, and the continental breakfast is very good and ample. The breakfast is fantastic, and the staff enable guests to sit together and enjoy a great meal.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Enjoy the Nearby Attractions

The hotel's proximity to several parks, golf clubs, and shopping centers provides guests with ample opportunities for leisure activities and exploration.

Consider Room Selection Carefully

Some guests found certain rooms to be more spacious and comfortable than others. It may be beneficial to inquire about room options before making a reservation.

Take Advantage of the Complimentary Breakfast

Many guests praised the quality and variety of the breakfast offered at the hotel, highlighting it as a definite highlight of their stay.

Be Mindful of Noise Levels

A few guests noted that noise could be a factor, especially during events or due to the hotel's location. Light sleepers may want to prepare accordingly.

Check for Room Maintenance

Some guests reported issues with room amenities such as taps, showers, and heating. It could be helpful to ensure that the room is in good condition upon check-in.

Explore the Hotel's Dining Options

Guests appreciated the on-site restaurant and bar, particularly for the quality of the food and the pleasant atmosphere. Consider dining in for a convenient and enjoyable experience.

Take Note of Staff Friendliness

Numerous guests praised the friendly and attentive nature of the hotel staff, emphasizing the positive impact on their overall experience.

Inquire About Special Services

The hotel offers wedding services and meeting/banquet facilities, making it a potential venue for special events or business gatherings.

Consider Transportation Needs

While the hotel provides free parking, guests may want to plan for transportation to nearby attractions or the airport, especially if not driving.

Location

Station Approach, Dorridge, Solihull, B93 8JA

What's nearby

  • Widney Manor Golf Club2.9 km
  • Hillfield Park3.3 km
  • Brueton Park4.1 km
  • Malvern Park4.5 km
  • St. Alphege's Church4.6 km
  • Tudor Grange Park4.7 km
  • Touchwood Shopping Center4.8 km
  • Solihull Hospital6.1 km
  • Shirley Park6.6 km
  • Robin Hood Golf Club7.5 km
  • Olton Jubilee Park8.2 km
  • National Motorcycle Museum8.5 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at The Forest Hotel

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FAQs when booking at The Forest Hotel

  • Where is The Forest Hotel located?

    The Forest Hotel is located at Station Approach, Dorridge, 4.7 km from the centre of Solihull. Widney Manor Golf Club is the closest landmark to The Forest Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Forest Hotel?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at The Forest Hotel.

  • Does The Forest Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Forest Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Forest Hotel offer free parking?

    Yes, The Forest Hotel offers free parking.

  • How far is The Forest Hotel from the airport?

    The Forest Hotel is 9.1 km from Birmingham. The Forest Hotel is 18.5 km from Coventry Baginton.

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Good to know

Value for money

7.8

Distance to downtown

4.7 km

Nearest Airport

Birmingham

Distance to airport

9.1 km