BEST WESTERN DONNINGTON MANOR

London Rd., Sevenoaks TN132TD United Kingdom (GBR)
2 Star Highway Hotel
51.299818 0.16222
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Average
3.0/ 5

Based on 159 guest reviews

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  • Indoor pool in hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 59 rooms in property
  • 3 floors in property
  • 3 suites in property
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.5/10
  • 4 conference rooms in property

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Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 331 verified reviews

77
Good

Good Hotel. Parking is nice and easy and reception was impressive. Pleasant hotel grounds. Popular among couples.

“Front garden beautifully maintained” “Excellent reception staff”

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Old rooms” “Dated looking bathroom”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old rooms” “Dated looking bathroom”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Television did not work” “Conditioning unit broken”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No facility” “Lift tired looking”

Review highlights

Location

92/100
46 reviews

Great location and easy parking.

“Close enough to town centre” “Easy access from motorway” “Pleasant walks”

Service

83/100
103 reviews

Friendly, fairly professional service from reception and wait staff.

“Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high” “Excellent room service”

Food

60/100
39 reviews

Food and menu is typical, but quite expensive.

“Undercooked steak” “Evening meal left a lot to be desired” “Empty fruit”

Room

54/100
127 reviews

Rooms are standard overall, but clean and large with OK beds. Outdated badly kept up rooms with bad televisions and air conditioners. Bathrooms are fine and very clean.

“Large flat screen TV” “No showers etc” “Conditioning unit broken”

WiFi

52/100
13 reviews

Regular internet service.

“Excellent wifi” “Wifi Room cleaned” “Wifi worked well”

Breakfast

49/100
45 reviews

Overpriced, subpar breakfast.

“Skipped breakfast” “Lousy breakfast” “Expensive breakfast”

Amenities

46/100
36 reviews

Hotel grounds and lobby are nice, but facilities are outdated. Bad architecture.

“No facility” “Lift tired looking” “Dirty carpets”

Vibe

44/100
55 reviews

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel is outdated. Hotel is relatively stylish. Entrance area is ok.

“Lack of atmosphere” “Lift tired looking” “Poor decoration”

Value

40/100
33 reviews

Poor value for money. Expensive breakfast and dining.

“Drinks over priced” “Expensive breakfast” “Breakfast expensive”

Wellness

0/100
6 reviews

Poor wellness & sports facilities.

Good to know

  • Expensive breakfast

    “Expensive breakfast” “Breakfast expensive”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large flat screen TV” “Spacious room”

  • Great location

    “Close enough to town centre” “Easy access from motorway”

  • Friendly service

    “Friendly helpful staff” “Helpful staff”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
18 reviews

Great location.

“Close enough to town centre” “Easy access from motorway” “Pleasant walks”

Service

82/100
40 reviews

Adequately professional and very friendly service with good reception.

“Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high” “Excellent room service”

Room

55/100
44 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and beds are decent. Tidy, spacious, but outdated rooms lacking maintenance.

“Large flat screen TV” “Conditioning unit broken” “Broken window”

Pool

52/100
6 reviews

Ordinary pool.

“Next to the swimming pool area” “Swimming pool out of service”

Breakfast

51/100
15 reviews

Breakfast is decent but expensive.

“Proper fried eggs” “Breakfast delicious” “Excellent breakfast”

Vibe

46/100
19 reviews

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel is outdated. Hotel is relatively stylish.

“Lack of atmosphere” “Lift tired looking” “Poor decoration”

Value

43/100
13 reviews

Poor value for money. Expensive breakfast.

“Drinks over priced” “Expensive breakfast” “Breakfast expensive”

Good to know

  • Accessible parking

    “Large car park” “Ample parking”

  • Poor value for money

    “Drinks over priced” “Expensive breakfast”

  • Great reception

    “Excellent reception staff” “Inviting reception”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Television did not work” “Conditioning unit broken”

Review highlights

Location

90/100
12 reviews

Great location and easy parking.

“Close enough to town centre” “Easy access from motorway” “Pleasant walks”

Service

83/100
30 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

“Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high” “Excellent room service”

Food

60/100
9 reviews

Food is all right.

“Undercooked steak” “Prefer fruit” “Evening meal left a lot to be desired”

Room

53/100
36 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and beds are decent. Clean, yet neglected, old looking rooms.

“Large flat screen TV” “Conditioning unit broken” “Broken window”

Breakfast

51/100
9 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Proper fried eggs” “Breakfast delicious” “Excellent breakfast”

WiFi

50/100
6 reviews

Bad internet service.

Amenities

45/100
10 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No facility” “Lift tired looking” “Dirty carpets”

Vibe

42/100
17 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Lack of atmosphere” “Lift tired looking” “Poor decoration”

Value

37/100
10 reviews

Poor value for money.

“Drinks over priced” “Expensive breakfast” “Breakfast expensive”

Good to know

  • Bad breakfast

    “Skipped breakfast” “Lousy breakfast”

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high”

Review highlights

Service

84/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high” “Excellent room service”

Room

58/100
9 reviews

Room is all right.

“Large flat screen TV” “Conditioning unit broken” “Broken window”

Breakfast

45/100
5 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Skipped breakfast” “Lousy breakfast” “Expensive breakfast”

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Old rooms” “Dated looking bathroom”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old rooms” “Dated looking bathroom”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Television did not work” “Conditioning unit broken”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No facility” “Lift tired looking”

Review highlights

Location

91/100
43 reviews

Great location and easy parking.

“Close enough to town centre” “Easy access from motorway” “Pleasant walks”

Service

82/100
99 reviews

Friendly, fairly professional service from reception and wait staff.

“Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high” “Excellent room service”

Room

56/100
122 reviews

Rooms are standard overall, but clean and large with OK beds. Outdated badly kept up rooms with bad televisions and air conditioners. Bathrooms are fine and very clean.

“Large flat screen TV” “Conditioning unit broken” “Broken window”

Food

56/100
35 reviews

Food and menu is typical, but quite expensive.

“Undercooked steak” “Prefer fruit” “Evening meal left a lot to be desired”

WiFi

56/100
11 reviews

Regular internet service.

“Excellent wifi” “Wifi Room cleaned” “Wifi worked well”

Breakfast

46/100
42 reviews

Overpriced, subpar breakfast.

“Skipped breakfast” “Lousy breakfast” “Expensive breakfast”

Amenities

46/100
34 reviews

Outdated facilities with a decent entrance area. Bad architecture.

“No facility” “Lift tired looking” “Dirty carpets”

Vibe

44/100
50 reviews

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel is outdated. Hotel is relatively stylish. Entrance area is ok.

“Lack of atmosphere” “Lift tired looking” “Poor decoration”

Value

41/100
30 reviews

Poor value for money. Expensive breakfast and dining.

“Drinks over priced” “Expensive breakfast” “Breakfast expensive”

Wellness

0/100
6 reviews

Poor wellness & sports facilities.

Good to know

  • Expensive breakfast

    “Expensive breakfast” “Breakfast expensive”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large flat screen TV” “Spacious room”

  • Bad breakfast

    “Skipped breakfast” “Lousy breakfast”

  • Poor vibe

    “Lack of atmosphere” “Lift tired looking”

Review highlights

Location

94/100
16 reviews

Great location.

“Close enough to town centre” “Easy access from motorway” “Pleasant walks”

Service

82/100
38 reviews

Adequately professional and very friendly service with good reception.

“Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high” “Excellent room service”

Food

63/100
13 reviews

Food is all right.

“Undercooked steak” “Prefer fruit” “Evening meal left a lot to be desired”

Room

56/100
41 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and beds are decent. Rooms are big but old and in need of maintenance.

“Large flat screen TV” “No towel rail” “Conditioning unit broken”

Pool

52/100
6 reviews

Ordinary pool.

“Next to the swimming pool area” “Swimming pool out of service”

Breakfast

50/100
14 reviews

Overpriced, subpar breakfast.

“Skipped breakfast” “Lousy breakfast” “Expensive breakfast”

Amenities

47/100
15 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No facility” “Lift tired looking” “Dirty carpets”

Vibe

45/100
18 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated. Hotel is relatively stylish.

“Lack of atmosphere” “Lift tired looking” “Poor decoration”

Value

43/100
13 reviews

Poor value for money. Expensive breakfast.

“Drinks over priced” “Expensive breakfast” “Breakfast expensive”

Good to know

  • Accessible parking

    “Large car park” “Ample parking”

  • Poor value for money

    “Drinks over priced” “Expensive breakfast”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Television did not work” “Conditioning unit broken”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “No facility” “Lift tired looking”

Review highlights

Location

90/100
12 reviews

Great location and easy parking.

“Close enough to town centre” “Easy access from motorway” “Pleasant walks”

Service

83/100
29 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

“Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high” “Excellent room service”

Food

57/100
7 reviews

Food is all right.

“Undercooked steak” “Prefer fruit” “Evening meal left a lot to be desired”

Room

53/100
35 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and beds are decent. Clean, yet neglected, old looking rooms.

“Large flat screen TV” “Television did not work” “Conditioning unit broken”

Breakfast

48/100
8 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Skipped breakfast” “Lousy breakfast” “Expensive breakfast”

WiFi

48/100
5 reviews

Bad internet service.

Amenities

45/100
10 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“No facility” “Lift tired looking” “Dirty carpets”

Vibe

42/100
15 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Lack of atmosphere” “Lift tired looking” “Poor decoration”

Value

36/100
9 reviews

Poor value for money.

“Drinks over priced” “Expensive breakfast” “Breakfast expensive”

Good to know

  • Fantastic service

    “Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high”

Review highlights

Service

84/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Friendly helpful staff” “Food available high” “Excellent room service”

Room

60/100
8 reviews

Room is all right.

“Large flat screen TV” “Conditioning unit broken” “Broken window”

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Property Description

Best Western Donnington Manor Hotel is equipped with 59 air-conditioned bedrooms and 4 air-conditioned event or conference suites. Each room is made up to ensure your comfort is priority and we have a well stocked bar and traditional manor restaurant, producing Home Cooked and locally sourced food. There are also 120 FREE parking spaces available. Please note that air conditioning is not silent. We have a number of amenities available as part of our accommodation and to name a few: • Indoor Pool • Sauna • FREE WIFI NOW AVAILABLE IN ALL BEDROOMS • 24hr Service Please note that we operate a 100% non-smoking policy throughout the whole hotel including all of the bedrooms. Best Western Donnington Manor Hotel is the perfect setting for Conferences, Banqueting Functions and weddings and offers a range of competitive packages for all occasions.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 3
Rooms: 59
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 59
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 3
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 4 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 403 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 150 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 24 hours
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
up to 4PM, the day before arrival
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 20.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
VAT: Value Added Tax: 20.00 VAT % Inclusive

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable

Airport & Shuttle Information

Biggin Hill Airport - 8 mi - £20 Gatwick Airport - 20 mi - £45 Heathrow Airport 30 mi - £70 Stansted Airport - 50 mi - £75 Luton Airport - 70 mi - £105

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Best Western International

  • 4000+ independently owned hotels located in over 100 countries
  • Best Western Rewards is a free program where members can earn 10 points for every dollar spent or arline/partner rewards for each night stay. With no blackout dates and points that never expire, whats not love?
  • 3 hotel types: Best Western, Best Western Plus, and Best Western Premiere
  • Best Western offers exceptional value with great amenities including free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and lond distance access. Convenient computer room in the lobby area perfect for copy and fax services, and even printing out boarding passes, maps, etc.
  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk. Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available. Free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Best Western Premiere gives guests the highest quality amenties, furnishings, and decor with personalized guest services. All rooms have a safe, mini-fridge, free high-speed internet access, free local and long distance calls, and an LCD or Plasma TV with HD channels. On-site dining, fitness room, business center, snack shop, and meeting rooms

The Best Western International highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Donnington Manor

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Donnington Manor.

Feel free to use the Best Western Donnington Manor meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Sevenoaks event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Riverhead 21 x 11 x 3 231 96/120 -- 70 -- 30 50 --/-- 180 -- --
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Riverhead

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
231 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
21 x 11 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
3
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£450.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£750.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£450.00 GBP
Day Delegate Package - minimum of 10 delegates • Tea/coffee on arrival • Mid-morning tea/coffee with Danish pastries • Two course hot and cold buffet lunch • Afternoon tea/coffee with cakes • Hire of main conference room • Flipchart and screen • Cordials, sweets and water • Pads, pens and name cards • Free on-site parking £45.00 per person
Cromwell 10 x 8 x 3 80 40/50 -- 30 -- 30 30 --/-- 50 -- --
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Cromwell

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
80 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
10 x 8 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£400.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Day Delegate Package - minimum of 10 delegates • Tea/coffee on arrival • Mid-morning tea/coffee with Danish pastries • Two course hot and cold buffet lunch • Afternoon tea/coffee with cakes • Hire of main conference room • Flipchart and screen • Cordials, sweets and water • Pads, pens and name cards • Free on-site parking £45.00 per person
Knole 10 x 8 x 3 80 40/50 -- 30 -- 30 30 --/-- 50 -- --
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Knole

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
80 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
10 x 8 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£400.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Day Delegate Package - minimum of 10 delegates • Tea/coffee on arrival • Mid-morning tea/coffee with Danish pastries • Two course hot and cold buffet lunch • Afternoon tea/coffee with cakes • Hire of main conference room • Flipchart and screen • Cordials, sweets and water • Pads, pens and name cards • Free on-site parking £45.00 per person
Boardroom 6 x 2 x 3 12 --/-- -- -- -- -- 8 --/-- -- -- --
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Boardroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
12 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
6 x 2 x 3 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£175.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£175.00 GBP
Day Delegate Package - minimum of 10 delegates • Tea/coffee on arrival • Mid-morning tea/coffee with Danish pastries • Two course hot and cold buffet lunch • Afternoon tea/coffee with cakes • Hire of main conference room • Flipchart and screen • Cordials, sweets and water • Pads, pens and name cards • Free on-site parking £45.00 per person

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