This historically listed grade II Victorian house is situated in the Vale of Evesham, a 25-minute drive from Worcester. The Wood Norton was originally built by exiled French Royalty and is famous for becoming the BBC s broadcasting headquaters during WW2 and their largest European training center. Now after a major restoration and refurbishment, The Wood Norton has re-opened its doors. /p
Traditional features include oak-panelled walls, original oak parquet, and charming fireplaces.
The Bar is a mix of old and new, and offers a wide range of drinks with a seasonal Bar Menu. Fine British cuisine is served in The Restaurant , with food made from local ingredients. Both have picturesque views over The South Terrace and formal gardens. /p
Rooms at The Wood Norton are traditionally furnished, with 20 bedrooms located within the main hall including 5 spectacular feature Suites. All rooms include en suite bathroom with free toiletries. A flat-screen TV, and tea and coffee making facilities also feature in each room. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi and onsite parking to all guests. /p
Birmingham city centre and Birmingham Airport are 30 miles from the hotel, with Cheltenham Racecourse, Stratford-upon-Avon, The Cotswolds and the Malvern Hills all equidistant from The Wood Norton. /p
FROM THE NORTH Leave M6 at Junction 8 to join M5 South.
Leave M5 at Junction 6, follow signs to Evesham on A44.
Wood Norton is on A44 about half a mile past Evesham Golf Club, on the left
FROM THE SOUTH
Leave the M40 at Junction 8, picking up the A40 signed Cheltenham.
At Burford turn right at the roundabout through village heading to Stow-on-the-Wold.
In Stow turn left at the 2nd set of traffic lights on to the A424 signed Evesham and Broadway, then join A44 At the garage.
Continue on A44 picking up the signs for A44 Worcester after Broadway, Wood Norton is on A44 just beyond Chadbury on the right hand side.
Leave M40 at Junction 15 and follow A46 towards Stratford Upon Avon, remain on A46 picking up signs for Evesham.
At Evesham pick up signs for Worcester A44, The Wood Norton is on A44, on the right just beyond Chadbury
FROM THE WEST Leave M5 at Junction 9, take A46 signed Evesham.
At Evesham follow the signs for A44 Worcester on Evesham bypass.
Once on A44 towards Worcester, Wood Norton is on A44 just beyond Chadbury, on the right hand side.
FROM THE EAST Exit the M42 on to M5 South.
Exit M5 at Junction 6.
Follow the signs to Evesham on A44.
Wood Norton is on A44 about half a mile past Evesham Golf Club, on the left.
Airports: Birmingham International - 30 miles Bristol - 70 miles London Heathrow - 85 miles London Gatwick - 125 miles East Midlands - 65 miles
You can check in from 15:00. You need to check out by 11:00.