Oatlands Park Hotel Front Garden
Refurbished Lobby Lounge at Oatlands Park Hotel
Lobby view from the Balcony at Oatlands Park Hotel
Cedar Tree at Oatlands Park Hotel
View of the Back Garden at Oatlands Park Hotel
Oatlands Park Hotel Front Garden Refurbished Lobby Lounge at Oatlands Park Hotel Lobby view from the Balcony at Oatlands Park Hotel Cedar Tree at Oatlands Park Hotel View of the Back Garden at Oatlands Park Hotel

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We’re open! We can’t wait to see you!

We’re open! Monday 6th July 2020 marked the official day that reopened our doors here at Oatlands Park Hotel, and it has been a busy week so far as we have welcomed back our first guests. July 6th has also marked some famous Royal celebrations throughout history, as both Richard the Lionheart and Richard 111...
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History

Regal Roots

 

Oatlands Park Hotel is steeped in royal history. The magnificent grounds were originally the site of a grand Tudor palace built by Henry VIII in 1538. Other monarchs, including Elizabeth I, James I and Charles I, also resided at Oatlands during their reign.

Over the centuries, the house and grounds have been rebuilt and remodelled several times, and in different styles, by a string of wealthy tenants. Oatlands Park opened as a hotel for the first time in 1856. The South Western Hotel, as it was known then, played host to a number of world-famous guests including writer Emile Zola, novelist Anthony Trollope and artist and poet Edward Lear.

The current owners bought the hotel in 1986 and have lovingly restored and refurbished it, retaining the unique character of the listed buildings and grounds.

History