Experience unforgettable events at West Lodge Park Hotel for a Summer to remember

What's on this summer? Nestled amidst lush landscapes and offering a timeless charm, West Lodge Park Hotel is a picturesque destination all year round. However, the warm evenings and sunny days make it a lovely location for a range of outdoor events and things to do in summer. 

This summer, West Lodge Park Hotel has something to offer for everyone. 

Arboretum Tour and Lunch or Afternoon Tea

Embark on a captivating journey through the breathtaking Beale Arboretum at West Lodge Park, led by the knowledgeable Andrew Beale. This exclusive guided tour invites you to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature while enjoying a delightful culinary experience. 

Choose between a two-course lunch accompanied by tea or coffee and petits fours from the weekly restaurant menu before the tour or indulge in a traditional English afternoon tea served in the Mary Beale Restaurant afterward. The arboretum tour commences at 2.30pm in the front lounge and concludes around 4.00pm, allowing ample time to explore the enchanting arboretum. 

Join us on one of the scheduled dates, including Wednesday 5th July, Thursday 20th July, Tuesday 8th August, Friday 1st September, Tuesday 12th September, and Friday 29th September. Additional dates are available this summer, so please refer to the shop for more information. Treat yourself to this extraordinary experience, where nature and culinary delights intertwine to create an unforgettable day at West Lodge Park.

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Anyone for Gin?

Indulge in an evening of artisan gin tastings and delicious street food at West Lodge Park this summer. In collaboration with local distilleries, including the renowned Foxdenton Estate, we have organised a unique experience to showcase their exceptional gins. Starting at 6pm on Friday 14th July, register at reception and receive your tasting guide along with a voucher for a gin cocktail.

From 7pm, weather permitting, join us on the terrace, where an array of botanical dining experiences awaits. Explore a selection of street food options,  perfectly complemented by a gin and rosé bar featuring a delightful range of refreshing concoctions.

You can dine al fresco from our street food menu without any prior booking requirements. Alternatively, you may choose to dine from our menus on our terrace or in the elegant Mary Beale Restaurant.

This evening promises to be a feast for the senses, with exquisite gin tastings, handcrafted cocktails, and a diverse range of culinary delights. Join us for this unforgettable summer event as we celebrate the artistry of local distilleries and indulge in a vibrant evening of gastronomic pleasure at West Lodge Park.

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A Summer Evening of Jazz

Experience a sensational evening of jazz at West Lodge Park on Saturday 12th August, where the enchanting sounds of the 20th-century jazz greats come alive. Indulge in a musical journey featuring captivating music and soulful vocals that pay homage to the legends of jazz. Start the evening with drinks on arrival, setting the tone for a night filled with rhythm and melody. Then, enjoy a sumptuous four-course dinner, expertly crafted by our talented chefs, in the elegant Mary Beale Restaurant. As you enjoy each course, let the tunes of the Paul Jaffa House Band serenade you, immersing you in the magic of jazz. 

Conclude the evening on a high note with coffee and petits fours, cherishing the memories of this extraordinary musical experience. 

Join us at West Lodge Park for an unforgettable night that celebrates the timeless allure of jazz and the culinary excellence that accompanies it.

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Murder Mystery Evening

Prepare for an exhilarating evening of suspense and intrigue at West Lodge Park’s Murder Mystery Dinner on September 29th.  

DYING TO TELL YOU – It’s 1947 and you are all actors and actresses who have been invited to a party being held to celebrate the resumption of film making at Pinewood Studios after the War. But disaster strikes, so will you crack the code? The evening includes a sparkling wine and canapé reception, three course dinner, coffee and petit fours. Plus a special prize to the best sleuth.

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Dining Experiences Every Day of the Week

Food enthusiasts are in for a treat at West Lodge Park Hotel, where culinary excellence takes centre stage. The hotel’s award-winning Mary Beale Restaurant offers a refined dining experience, showcasing an innovative menu that highlights the best of British and European cuisine. Indulge in expertly crafted dishes prepared with locally sourced ingredients, accompanied by an extensive selection of fine wines. For a more casual setting, the Terrace Bar provides a relaxed ambiance to enjoy a refreshing drink or light bites this summer.

Afternoon Tea in the Sunshine

Treat yourself to a quintessentially British tradition by indulging in West Lodge Park Hotel’s delightful afternoon tea. Served in the charming surroundings of the hotel’s lounge or on the picturesque terrace, this experience offers a delectable assortment of freshly baked scones, finger sandwiches, and sweet pastries. Sip on a variety of teas or raise a glass of champagne to toast fun times, special occasions or simply sit and relax in the summer sunshine. 

Paul Jaffa Album Evenings

Join us for our Paul Jaffa album evenings throughout the year, featuring dedicated evenings to classic albums. Experience the timeless melodies of iconic masterpieces like Supertramp’s “Breakfast in America,” Stevie Wonder’s “Innervisions,” and Amy Winehouse’s “Back to Black.” Immerse yourself in an evening of sophisticated tunes as you enoy your meal at the highly acclaimed Maty Beale Restaurant.

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