The Forest Hotel

Conferencing

The Forest Hotel in Dorridge offers two stylish conference rooms which are ideal for anyone wishing to hold a conference in and around the Solihull area in the West Midlands.

The Forest has a superb central location, just one junction from the NEC and Birmingham airport and with good motorway access to both M42 and M40. Dorridge mainline train station is directly opposite with direct links to London and Birmingham.
Offering wonderful homemade food cooked by our award winning chef team from homemade biscuits and cakes to the working buffet or restaurant lunch, complimentary WIFI, room hire and natural day light and air conditioning in both The Olive and Claret rooms.

 

An Ideal Conference Venue

The Forest is a great conference venue covering the Solihull, Knowle and Dorridge areas in the West Midlands with great travel links to the NEC and Birmingham International Airport and direct links by rail with London Marylebone and Birmingham Moor Street. Wonderful homemade food cooked by our award winning chef team from homemade biscuits and cakes to the working buffet or restaurant lunch. There is a lively bar to relax in after your meeting, a great restaurant listed in Michelin, The Good Food Guide and 12 boutique bedrooms to complete your stay. We serve quality Illy Italian coffee and tea to all our conferencing guests.

The Olive Room

The Olive Room with its original Victorian vaulted ceiling is an impressive venue for up to 150 people. Air conditioning and natural daylight are also present in this room.

Maximum capacity:
• 60 Classroom
• 60 Cabaret
• 40 Boardroom
• 120 Theatre

For maximum flexibility The Olive Room interconnects with the adjoining Claret Room.
Minimum of 20 Conference delegates or 25 Budget Conference delegates required for booking.

The Claret Room

The Claret Room is ideal for a smaller event and seats up to 40 and it may be booked in conjunction with the Olive Room or individually. Air conditioning and natural daylight are also present in this room.

Maximum Capacity:
• 18 Classroom
• 18 Cabaret
• 20 Boardroom
• 40 Theatre

For maximum flexibility The Claret Room interconnects with the adjoining Olive Room.
Minimum of 6 Conference delegates or 10 Budget Conference delegates required for booking.

Exclusive Delegate Rate

8 hour delegate rates – £34.00
• Coffee/tea on arrival
• Coffee/tea mid-morning with homemade biscuits
• Working buffet lunch
• Afternoon tea and homemade cake
• Jugged iced water
• Delegate pads and pencils and cordials
• Air conditioned conference rooms
• Complimentary WIFI, projector screen
• Free on site car parking

24 hour delegate rates – £150.00
• As above plus £33 dinner allowance in the restaurant
• Accommodation and cooked breakfast

Budget Delegate Rate

8 hour delegate rates – £27.50
• Coffee/tea on arrival
• Coffee/tea mid-morning with homemade biscuits
• Brown or white bloomer sandwiches w/ hand cut chips
• Afternoon tea/coffee
• Jugged iced water
• Air conditioned conference rooms
• Complimentary WIFI, projector screen
• Free on site car parking

24 hour delegate rates – £120.50
• As above plus £20 dinner allocation in the restaurant
• Accommodation and cooked breakfast