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Bells Hotel & The Forest of Dean Golf Club

AA rating

About this rating

Rated from 1 to 5, a higher number of stars indicates a better quality, range of services and facilities with an emphasis on 6 key areas – cleanliness, service, food, bedrooms, bathrooms and hospitality.

The merit score for this hotel is 72%. This helps you to compare quality between hotels of the same star rating.

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Customer rating 8 / 10
Based on 290 reviews

With impressive facilities it’s the ideal choice for golfers

AA Inspector

At a glance

Family rooms
Wheelchair accessible

Set in its own grounds, with an 18-hole golf course, this purpose-built establishment offers a range of facilities. Bedrooms vary in style and space, and a number are on the ground floor. There is a small gym, and a comfortable bar and lounge which is available until late. The hotel's club house, just yards away, has a bar with all-day meals and snacks, a restaurant, a games/TV room and conference and function rooms.


  • En-suite rooms: 53
  • Family rooms: 12
  • Ground-floor rooms: 36
  • Smoking bedrooms: 5
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Freeview TV in rooms

Opening times

  • Open all year


  • Night porter
  • Outdoor parking spaces: 100


  • Steps for wheelchair: 1
  • Accessible bedrooms: 2
  • Walk-in showers


  • Children welcome


  • Golf course
  • Number of holes: 18
  • Other leisure facilities: Bowling green, short mat bowling room
  • Weekly entertainment
  • Christmas entertainment programme
  • New Year entertainment programme


  • Theatre-style holds (maximum): 350
  • Classroom-style holds (maximum): 250
  • Boardroom-style holds (maximum): 100


  • Holds a civil ceremony licence
  • Maximum number of guests: 150

Getting here

0.25 mile from Coleford. Off B4228.

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Nearest motorway junction

M50 junction 4
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