About Best Western Plus Grim's Dyke Hotel
Formerly the home of renowned W.S. Gilbert, Best Western Plus Grim's Dyke Hotel is a bed and breakfast nestled amongst 40 acres of lush garden grounds. It is slightly under 15 miles from West End.
The ensuite rooms are in two buildings, the Garden Lodge and the main house, and all have tea/coffee, flatscreen TV, safe, make-up mirror, toiletries, and free Wi-Fi.
Parking fo Best Western Plus Grim's Dyke Hotel is free. Wedding and business facilities are available, as are dry cleaning, laundry, and concierge services. Guests can enjoy croquet, and on occasion, there is live entertainment, such as operas, jazz, or murder mysteries.
A continental or cooked English breakfast is included. The award winning Gilbert's Restaurant is onsite and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and afternoon tea seven days a week. The Library Bar is also onsite, and open every day.
Best Western Plus Grim's Dyke Hotel Golf Course is a five minute drive. Hartsbourne Country Club is ten minutes by car.
Peaceful setting that's all about relaxation.
It's almost impossible to feel anything less than the utmost tranquillity at Grim's Dyke. A great portion of the gardens go back to Lady Gilbert's time, including several flowers and bushes. Whether strolling the grounds with a drink in hand, admiring loc
The entire staff for hotel and dining is fantastic.
Everyone at this hotel demonstrates superb customer service. They're admired and appreciated for their friendliness, helpfulness, and generally warm and welcoming personalities. From reception to porter to housekeeping, to restaurant and bar, the staff is
Beautiful clean rooms you don't want to leave.
Rooms are spotless, and just as impressive looking as they are expected to be. Soft colours, light patterns, lovely sitting areas, plush textures, and super comfy beds make you reluctant to have to leave them. It's always a great effect when you wish you
No lift means having to deal with steep stairs.
The age and character of the bed and breakfast means there's no lift, which can be frustrating. Stairs may not be easy to navigate up and down, so try requesting ground floor accommodations if this presents a concern.
Rooms are too warm and need air conditioning.
Occasionally the rooms become too warm, and there's not sufficient relief from the higher temperatures. Air conditioning would be of great benefit.
Location can be too remote without having a car.
Although it's only a 25-35 minute bus ride to reach rail stations such as Stanmore and Harrow and Wealdstone, that's still considered too long by some. If venturing off grounds for leisure, dining, or exploring, a lot has to be done by car.