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Welcome to the finest contemporary 4 star hotel in Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

We want you to be inspired by the unusual blend of natural and man made materials. From the moment you walk in, you will appreciate the care and attention which has enriched the finest contemporary hotel in Hertfordshire. Whether you want space to work or simply to gather thoughts, open your mind to an inviting world.

Beales Hotel is ideal for hosting events such as weddings and celebrations, or corporate events and seminars, and with Christmas around the corner, where better to celebrate?

Beales Hotel direct telephone numbers

  • Bedroom reservations – 01707 288 503
  • Restaurant bookings – 01707 288 500
  • Meetings – 01707 288 505
  • Weddings – 01707 288 502
  • Celebrations – 01707 288 502
  • Accounts – 020 8216 3907
  • Training – 020 8216 3949
  • Sales – 020 8216 3909
  • Estates / Gardens – 020 8440 3402
  • Hotel Switchboard – 01707 288 500
  • General Manager – 01707 288 501
  • Managing Director – 020 8216 3904
  • Finance Director – 020 8216 3905
  • September 2014

    Hi Patsy,

    Just wanted to let you know that we all really enjoyed the weekend. Lovely comfortable rooms in a very nice hotel, very nice dinner, enjoyed our first murder mystery (and won!), and a really good breakfast too.

    We will definitely look at coming again for future murder mysteries.

    Also all helped by finding a lovely tea rooms in Westmill for lunch on the way up and afternoon tea on the way home.

    Many thanks for all your help.

    David

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  • September 2014

    Dear Patsy

    The wedding was fantastic, it was everything I wished for and more. Alex came to wish me good luck just before I left which was very nice. He also attended to all our many requests for the day including instruments placed in a safe place for 2 of our guests and also all the other duties with the cake and annoucning speeches.

    I will be sending you a thank you card because your planning was all I asked for and we were very pleased with all what you did for us. Our guests enjoyed the food and drink. I hope Alex enjoyed the African singing group?

    We are very happy and we had such a wonderful day. Our room was smartly dresed and also cake placed very well, so thank you to all the team at Beales.

    With thanks,

    Mr and Mrs Quarrell.

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  • August 2014

    Hi,

    We just wanted to send you an email and thank you and all the staff at beales for an amazing day on Friday. We had the most perfect wedding day and cannot thank you enough. All of our guests have been letting us know how good they thought it was too. And we've had unless feedback about how amazing the food was.

    We've seen the unedited version of our pictures from our photographer and there are some lovely ones of the room set up. I shall send them over to you when we get the finished copies. Again thank you soo much!

    Regards

    Kim and Chris Killer

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  • July 2014

    We were married at Beales Hotel, Hatfield on 5 July and felt the huge success of the day was in part due to the fantastic support provided by all those staff involved at the hotel. On our initial visit to the hotel, we were shown around by Sumi. He was most helpful, informative and extremely professional in the way he treated us.

    Thereafter, we met with Lyndsey Crouch, our wedding organiser on several occasions leading up to our wedding. She was most professional, friendly and constructive in terms of the planning and organisation involved in the wedding arrangements. Lyndsey also allowed us the flexibility we wanted to appoint our own florist, photographer, musician, etc. At the penultimate meeting with Lyndsey, we were joined by Alex the duty manager who assured us that all the necessary preparation would be in place for our wedding event. Needless to say, the whole occasion went incredible well. A big thanks from us to all those staff who waited upon us at the wedding breakfast - the food and service was excellent as was the accommodation. Thanks also to Alex and Theo for the way in which the bar was managed during the evening and the manner in which they treated us. This was Lyndsey’s first wedding which she organised upon joining the hotel and she did it to perfection. A special thanks to her.

    We look forward to visiting the hotel again sometime in the future.

    With best wishes

    Deborah and Brian Lochrie

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  • August 2014

    Hi Lyndsey

    just to say thank you for our Party on Saturday we had a great time everything run smoothly, the staff were great they could not do enough for us and the disc jockey did a wonderful job a great night was had by all would recommend the Hotel to friends once again thank you for a wonderful evening,

    Joyce and Bert.xx

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  • August 2014

    On behalf of the Computacenter’s Charity Committee, we would like to say thank you to you, Theo and all Beales’ staff who contributed towards the success of our Charity Quiz fundraising evening in July.

    The event was supported by 130 Computacenter employees and raised in excess of £3,081. This figure is being matched by Computacenter, resulting in a staggering £6,162 going towards our three nominated charities: Alzheimer’s Society, Teenage Cancer Trust and Prostate Cancer UK.

    Once again thanks to everybody who supported the event, your support is much appreciated.

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  • July 2014

    Dear Andrew,

    I have just been on the phone with Jonny Ball from Welwyn Hatfield Conservative Association.

    Jonny wanted to pass on his thanks for the tasting session, he thought the food was the best he has tasted at Beales.

    He also wanted to thank Linda for all her help especially handling Jo with her requests.

    Both Jonny and Jo are looking forward to a successful event in October, they have already sold 45 tickets !

    Kind regards,

    Lyndsey Crouch

    Meeting & Events coordinator
    Beales Hotel

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  • June 2014

    Dear Lynn,

    Thank you very much for your email. The event was great and we would like to thank Beales for their continued support. I will forward this email on to my colleagues to see if any of them would be interested.

    Kind regards

    Savita Mason

    Volunteer Centre and Time Bank Administrator
    North Herts CVS

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  • July 2014

    Dear Mr Hall

    Rice/Stavrou wedding – 19 July 2014

    I write as the Mother of the Bride and organiser of Jennie and Nasi’s Wedding last Saturday.

    The Bride and Groom, and all our guests, had an absolutely fabulous day and Beales made a very significant contribution to our enjoyment.

    Lyndsey handled the advance planning superbly and with genuine interest not only in our stated, and late, additional needs and aspirations, but in creating the special day that it was. The Buckland Suite, dressed for the occasion, was beautiful and attracted so many favourable comments, but it was also very functional and coped well with the demands of speeches, a live band and some very energetic Greek dancing by both genders.

    Alex’s management of the day itself was smooth and seamless, despite us being over an hour late from the church for reasons entirely beyond our control. The meal was excellent, as we knew it would be, the serving boys and girls were very efficient and in these days were particularly pleased to see that there were enough of them.

    Those of us who stayed at the hotel overnight were very happy with the accommodation, the service and the breakfast arrangements and quality. Even the bride requesting a non-feather pillow and duvet at 2 am was met with calm and efficiency!

    Many of our guests have commented to us how impressed they were with Beales’ overall performance and let us all hope it leads to repeat business: you deserve it. Well done!

    Without a doubt Lyndsey and Alex deserve much credit for making our reception so successful. At all times they were professional, extremely helpful and friendly and a joy to ‘work’ with.

    My sincere thanks,

    Yours sincerely,

    C French (Mrs)

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  • July 2014

    Hi Patsy,

    Thank you for Friday evening, everything went very smoothly (and no over emotional students) and I also congratulated Alex on the smooth service we experienced.

    It was an excellent night and we look forward to next year!

    Kind regards

    Julie

    Mrs Honour-Jones
    Sixth Form Manager - Sir John Lawes School

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  • July 2014

    Hi Patsy.

    It was excellent. Both the students and the staff had a fantastic time.

    The person in charge of year 11 next year is 100% that he will book the venue for the year 11's next year.

    The food and staff were fab.

    Thanks very much for all your help and support.

    Marc Forney, Nicholas Breakspear School

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  • June 2014

    Event: Saturday 29th June 2014
    Niamh & Connor’s 18th and 21stBirthday Party – “Fairytale Ball”

    This is my family and I first experience with Beales Hotel and we all must admit we were extremely impressed!

    While booking and organising the event, our excellent and diligent event Coordinator Patsy Milligan catered to our every need! She was fantastic! I am a bit of a control freak when it comes to organising parties, I am very organised and pedantic but I never felt like I was inconveniencing Patsy with my emails. I always received cheery emails no matter how large or small the problem was.

    My sister and I are both coeliac, I was very pleased with Beales Hotel attitude to both are party canapé buffet food and also to our breakfast after staying overnight. A small note would more options would be fantastic but I was overall happy. Theo was running our event on the day and he was superb he made us feel welcome as soon as we arrived, making sure we were happing with everything. He was very organised and extremely professionally. Patsy and Theo also added a special touch of a personalised cocktail menu on each table, this I thought was a lovely idea. All of the waiters that evening where so friendly, and I had excellent feedback from the guests of our party.

    Overall the whole weekend was fantastic! The staffs are amazing both in the restaurant and on the reception desk, the rooms are beautiful, the food was amazing (especially the gluten free options!), Patsy and Theo deserve a medal for all their hard work. I would highly recommend Beales Hotel for any form of party especially if you have Patsy and Theo apart of your team!

    Look forward to work with you again!

    Kind regards

    Connor Blackwell

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  • July 2014

    Hi Patsy & Alex

    I just wanted to send you both a note of thanks for making my Baby Shower a very sweet and memorable occasion.

    It’s taken a while of planning and reminded us all when we were planning my wedding, the amount of effort, detail and hard work that went into it and similarly it was a day to remember and was perfect in every way.

    Patsy – it’s been lovely working with you and I thank you for all your help with the co-ordination of the party which was most appreciated, you’ve always been on hand to answer my emails and check progress.

    Alex – a special word of thanks to you, you were very helpful the day I came into the hotel to settle the balance, whilst there were no other events organisers to hand you were very attentive, stepped in and discussed everything with me. I would especially like to thank you for all your help on the day, you came in to make sure everything was ok and going well, and were on hand where we needed, so, thanks for all your help, which was most appreciated.

    My family and I were overall extremely impressed with the service at Beales which is thanks to you both, you are credit to hotel and we will definitely be coming again to either sample the great atmosphere in your restaurant or maybe another future event.

    Thanks again for everything and please send this commendation to your Hotel Manager for their viewing

    Kind regards

    Vidyia Mackell & family

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  • June 2014

    Dear Andrew Beale,

    The company, of which I am an associate, booked me into Beales Hotel this week while doing some work for Roche in Welwyn.

    Normally, I stay somewhere nearer and was not best pleased to be made to stay somewhere I didn't know.

    It turned out just fine. Walking in on Sunday night I was greeted by Barbara who checked me in with a personal touch and immediately won me over.

    The hotel was easy to find and although it took longer to get to Shire Park it was an easy journey.

    Your rooms are extremely comfortable, the food both in the bar and restaurant extremely good, your staff just lovely and I had a really good experience.

    I would happily stay with you again and encourage others to do so. The hotel was a surprise. Classy. Not what I was expecting.

    So thank you and your staff for an excellent stay.

    Sincerely - Veronica Roberts

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  • June 2014

    Hi Lyndsey

    Tuesday was great, thank you. We were very well looked after and lunch was delicious! The other attendees from other schools also commented on how great the room was.

    Many thanks

    Best wishes

    Vicki
    Sandringham School, St Albans

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  • May 2014

    Hi Lyndsey & Chris,

    Thank you for your email and sorry for the delay in replying we have only just come back from our honeymoon, and we are now very relaxed.

    Thanks for letting me know about the double posting we thought they may have happened.

    We would like to say a big thank you to firstly Alex, from the moment I arrived at the hotel on the Thursday evening Alex was very attentive to not only to myself but all our guests also. He looked after us at dinner and throughout the wedding day the service of the meal went without a hitch and lots of our guests commented on the service of the staff. So thank you to all of those also.

    The meal the drink and the buffet was excellent, the food in particular was well enjoyed so compliments to the chef.

    The operations porter who set up the room late on the evening before saw me and made sure I was happy with the room and to tell him if I wanted anything changed he was very pleasant sorry I did not catch his name.

    The duty manager that oversaw the evening I didn’t catch his name either was also very efficient and spoke to both Shae and I to again make sure we was happy.

    Of course to you as well Lyndsey for all our email communication and answering all my questions.

    Overall we are really happy with our wedding day the hotel was the perfect setting for it and all of the staff involved made it extra special so a big thank you to everyone.

    Leanne

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  • June 2014

    Re Baldwin family 50th birthday party

    Hi Lyndsey

    All went very well. Excellent service. We will visit again

    Thanks for asking

    Regards

    Eddie Baldwin

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  • June 2014

    Re Hannes Bernard conference

    Good Afternoon Lyndsey,

    Everything was perfect. Thank you very much, I really appreciate your help and the friendliness of your staff.

    Kind regards

    Hannes

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  • June 2014

    Hi Lyndsey,

    Re NUT conference dinner

    Hi Lyndsey,

    Once again a fantastic evening. Lovely food, well organised and we were very well looked after.

    Thanks to all the staff and look forward to seeing you next week.

    Pauline

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  • June 2014

    Hi Lyndsey,

    The party was such an enormous success!!! If you fancy looking at some of the photos, go to Pixpod.com, then gallery, John's 50th party, and the password is: Beale

    I'll pop in and pick up the platters and tie over the next day or so, on my way home from work, if that's okay?

    I was so impressed with all your help, and the staff on the night, that I'm hoping to book my daughter's engagement party with you in the near future.

    Thanks again for everything,

    Best wishes,

    Amanda Jolly

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  • June 2014

    Hi Lyndsey,

    Funny you should email, as I have you on my list of people to contact this afternoon.

    I just wanted to say thank you for a completely smooth and hitch-free programme. I'd like to single out Marc for particular praise, as he took care of everything in his quiet, unobtrusive and professional way.

    I shall pass your details to my colleague if I may, as I won't be facilitating the September programme. However, we are talking to PayPoint about developing other programmes for them - including a possible residential course - and no doubt Beales will be the place for this. So I may see you later in the year.

    Many thanks, once again, and have a great summer.

    Andy

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