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In August the Forest Lodge took part in the Eat out Help out scheme. As a thank you to our supportive customers we have decided to offer a discounted menu every Mondays and Tuesdays throughout September. Please go to our restaurant page to find out more.
Get away from the hustle and bustle and relax at our beautiful hotel by the forest.
Enjoy some of the local produce in our beautiful restaurant.
Sip a local ale or our signature G&T in our rustic bar.
If you have any questions about our rooms, restaurant or bar, get in touch and we’ll be happy to help.
Situated in the heart of Sherwood Forest, home of the legendary Robin Hood, The Forest Lodge is an 18th century coaching inn owned and run by the Thompson family.
Over the years, it has become a multi-award winning establishment : awarded ” best venue in 2005 ” and “best service 2011 ” by local businesses; the local CAMRA “Pub of the Year” 2010,2011 and 2013 ; “Pub of the Season” for summer 2011, winter 2012 and spring 2015; Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013, 2014 and 2015.
Additionally, The Forest Lodge is accredited to four star standard with the AA and is rated under the National Accessible Scheme and has appeared in the Good Beer Guide since 2007.
The building has been lovingly restored and refurbished to provide the visitor with a warm and homely base from which to explore the unique attractions of this fascinating and historic area.
2017 RECOGNITION OF EXCELLENCE