The Wood Norton

Evesham, Worcestershire

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Hall Double Executive room

An imposing Grade II listed hotel in Evesham, recently used as a Doctor Who filming location - with breakfast, three-course dinner options and more extras included

The Wood Norton is a recently revamped Grade II listed boutique hotel in the Vale of Evesham, with a tale or two to tell. Once a hunting lodge, then a listening post during the Cold War, it was more recently used by the BBC as a Doctor Who location. Set across 35 acres of grounds, it still has a wealth of original features: beautiful wooden panelling in the main hall, original parquet flooring, immaculate landscaped gardens, and even a secret historical feature that you will be encouraged to discover for yourself. It was already a place brimming with character and after the completion of its four-million-pound refurbishment it gleams with newly restored glory.

Some bedrooms have been converted from former stables and are both spacious and contemporary. The restaurant takes a playful twist on British cuisine, and you couldn't ask for a better setting than the impressive dining room with its view of the grounds. There's also a swanky bar serving cocktails and afternoon tea. All this and you're under an hour's drive from the bright lights of Birmingham and equidistant from Stratford-upon-Avon and Cheltenham. The Wood Norton pocketed a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

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Food Drink Country UK and Ireland Historic Hotel Romance

We like

  • This newly refurbished hotel underwent a whopping four-million-pound facelift in recent years
  • The contemporary/historic juxtaposition of the Grade II listed building with its many original features
  • Dining at the chic restaurant with its elegant, carefully planned British menu and high-end design bar
  • Taking a hot air balloon ride from the hotel's own garden in the summer

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