Welcome to West Lodge Park, one of the finest country house hotels in Hertfordshire.
From the moment you contact us you will feel confident in the fact that you will be dealing with professional individuals who have several years experience in looking after you; most importantly they will be friendly, down to earth and will be there for you.
Here at West Lodge Park, we have so much to offer, including Weddings, Celebrations, Special Events and Christmas events and much more. Please have a browse through our site, as we are sure we will have just what you are looking for.
- 59 luxury bedrooms
- Mary Beale Restaurant
- Morning Coffees & Afternoon Teas
- Terrace Bar
- Special Events
- Private Parties
- 35 acres of stunning grounds
- The Beale Arboretum
What our customers say...
Eight of us, very old friends, were celebrating our wedding anniversaries which fall in July or August. The special lunch offer was such excellent value because the food was so good but especially because we were allowed to choose from the whole menu. This was amazing. I especially want to commend the young manager ( or deputy?) on duty: he went out of his way to ensure we had a good time and took photos of us with our camera outside after we'd finished. Nothing was too much trouble. All the wait staff were lovely and very well trained but, though young, were able to chat and share a joke with us. We had a lovely time.
I had decided to write to you and express my thanks before receiving your email asking for feedback.
I must say my party and I were all of the same opinion that the West Lodge Park Hotel had done us proud. The food and wine were excellent and the service, apart from initially rather slow service from the bar, was splendid also. Matthew Croxford was a great help, recommending first rate wines.
All ten of us were delighted with the food, it exceeded our expectations, and the kitchen staff deserve our congratulations. The ambiance was great too.
Please thank everyone involved for making my 80th birthday party a great success.
I enjoyed a late lunch with friends who came for the first time and were very impressed. As we meet occasionally to 'catch up', we all had a relaxing time, and extended our meal to sitting outdoors to have our teas and coffee until early evening. We all loved the venue, restaurant, staff, service and the delicious food. A Big Thank You all for your hard work, as I had previously treated my parents to a meal here in June 2015 for their 60th Diamond Wedding Anniversary, when we were looked after so well. Kind regards, Ramona
Good morning I am just writing to say my son and daughter in law so enjoyed their short stay at West Lodge Park to celebrate their tenth wedding anniversary my son is a Met Police Officer and my daughter in law a teacher and have twins of eight - so this was a welcome 'departure' from their daily lives
I look forward to visiting again for a lovely afternoon tea in beautiful surroundings
Good Afternoon to both of you
Just wanted to pass on nice comments from Mr & Mrs Davies, they loved their stay with us, they found all of the staff very, friendly, polite and helpful, I think they will leave review online or send one to the hotel as the gentleman was taking names down of some staff members.
They have asked to be put on mailing list for any special offers as they would love to come back to us! Kind Regards
Sandra Arciuch Head Receptionist West Lodge Park
I thought you might like to know that the gentleman staying in room 70 or 71 upstairs just stopped to talk to me and said how lovely all the staff were here. He said he travels a lot and is an HR consultant so notices such things. He said everyone always seems to be smiling and looked like they really enjoyed working here.
I'm writing to thank you, Sam and everyone else involved at West Lodge Park for making our lunch last Wednesday a great success. All our guests said that the meal was delicious, the service very friendly and efficient and the surroundings were beautiful. One guest described it as a cracking day!
It always feels as though we are with family when we come to West Lodge Park - there is such a lovely atmosphere and we always feel that all the staff really care about hotel residents and guests. So, thank you very much.
It has been decided that we would like to hold the lunch again next year. Is Wednesday 27th July available? If so, please book it for us.
Many thanks again for all your help and patience!
Cheryl Fox Secretary Court 'Pride of Islington' No. 2939 Foresters Friendly Society
Lovely meal with friends for my wife's birthday. Service was very attentive and the food delicious. Also we received a 'Happy Birthday' plate at the end of the meal which was a great touch. We'll definitely be back soon!
Thank you for a fabulous afternoon tea, a perfect retirement treat for our colleague. We are all local but some of our friends hadn't been to West Lodge before but they all agree they would definitely come back soon Thank you again
Ms Tina Sack
My parents and I want to thank you and everyone at West Lodge for making their Golden Wedding such a lovely occasion. The Edward Beale room looked beautiful, the food was delicious and the waiters were very welcoming and attentive, without being intrusive. All our guests have said how much they enjoyed the evening and we would definitely recommend the West Lodge to anyone planning a special occasion.
Hi Louise & Lisa,
Just a quick note to thank you for all your help arranging my parents party. The afternoon was a huge success and particularly as we were blessed with fabulous weather. The room looked great, lots of positive comments about the food, plenty of booze floating around - what else could our guests ask for? Patrick was a great help on the day managing the event - do please pass on my thanks to him and the team. Once again, a big thank you for being such a pleasure to deal with and helping us celebrate such a significant milestone in style.
With kind regards
My party of 4 very much enjoyed our champagne afternoon tea. We were the first to arrive and the last to leave which is testament in itself to how much we enjoyed our visit. All the staff (from the young girl on work experience but especially James) were very attentive and accommodating. By allowing a change from Rose to Brut champagne and extra sandwiches instead of cakes for 2 of the party really provided a personalised service. The surprise delivery of 2 fruit plates with chocolate writing - 1 to celebrate a retirement, the other a 65th birthday was the icing on the cake - so a very big thank you. We have recently attended a similar tea at Brocket Hall but the unanimous vote was that the West Lodge was far better on both quality of food and service. So a big pat on the back to all your staff.
Mrs Barbara Field
Just to say thank you for all your help in organising matters on Wednesday.
The Service went well and was conducted with great dignity and we were all able to say a respectful goodbye to Dad.
Everything at the West Lodge was superb from start to finish and the Family were able to relax a little secure in the knowledge that everyone was well looked after. The food and drink was marvellous and we received many positive comments about it. If something is worth doing it is worth doing well; it is exactly why the Hunters have been visiting West Lodge Park since the 1960,s.
Thank you again Louise and please also pass on our Families kindest regards to all who contributed in making the day go so well,
With every good wish,
My wife and I had yet another delicious meal, my fillet steak was cooked to perfection. The staff are as welcoming as always. Thank you West lodge see you again very soon.
Hello Andrew, what great team work on the Beekeeping Experience Day. West Lodge Park characteristic thoroughness and attention to detail, from Adrian who carried our heavy boxes and directed the guests, Will who welcomed us and sorted out the room, Matthew for organising lunch, phone numbers, and looking after us at the end of the day, Andrew who asked us if there was anything we needed doing at the apiary when we there a few days before, and Jane who prepared all the information packs. Lunch was great, the pork excellent and the honey parfait popular. It all came together, a big thank you to everyone we encountered on Saturday, and others behind the scenes who we did not see, for making the day go smoothly for the guests and for us. There is a great atmosphere in the hotel and we really enjoyed running the beekeeping day, it went so quickly. The weather was great too!
We are looking forward to the staff visits on 14 July.
Best wishes, Mary and Ron
I have completed a review on TripAdvisor which is rightly very positive about West Lodge Park.
I have to congratulate all of your team for making even our one night stay very easy and comfortable. All the staff we met, the chap greeting at the front door, the receptionists, the waiting staff in the restaurant, the bar staff and the late night concierge were all very helpful and pleasant; they all seem to enjoy working at the hotel, which really shows.
Thank you for a very comfortable and enjoyable stay.
We always enjoy this restaurant. Good atmosphere and consistently high quality food and good, friendly service. Excellent pianist as well. Well done - we look forward to our next visit. Clive and Nessa Memmott
Just to let you know that Peter Myers rang this morning to say a huge thank you – the evening was absolutely fantastic – the room, the food and the staff were all incredible – he said we could not have done anything any better – it was superb. A view that was echoed by all his guests.
He asked to be put through to you to thank you for your very kind gesture of the prosecco - he will call again tomorrow as he will be going away on Wednesday.
With kindest regards
I am thinking of having a wedding in the hotel and this meal has made me think it is the right place.
Our 12th visit to the hotel and the food seems to get better every time. We enjoyed both our evening meal on Thursday 18th June, and lunch on Saturday 20th, but the lunchtime service on 20th was outstanding. The team working that day were impressively efficient at dealing with a number of functions / parties at once yet remaining unfailingly polite and helpful. The service was seamless, professional and a credit to the hotel. Particular mention must go to Suzy and Peter(?The young man with the white glasses) who were calm, well organised and seemed to be genuinely enjoying their work. Together with the manager Matthew, they worked as a perfect team and enabled us to have a thoroughly enjoyable lunch before our long journey home. Please pass on our personal thanks.
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West Lodge Park,
Ferny Hill, Cockfosters Road,
Hadley Wood, Herts. EN4 0PY
(satnav EN4 0PZ)
Tel: 020 8216 3900
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- Bedroom reservations – 020 8216 3903
- Restaurant bookings – 020 8216 3900
- Meetings – 020 8216 3927
- Weddings – 020 8216 3943
- Celebrations – 020 8216 3943
- Accounts – 020 8216 3907
- Training – 020 8216 3949
- Sales – 020 8216 3909
- Estates / Gardens – 020 8440 3402
- Hotel Switchboard – 020 8216 3900
- General Manager – 020 8216 3922
- Managing Director – 020 8216 3904
- Finance Director – 020 8216 3905