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Best Western
Ardsley House Hotel

Doncaster Road
Ardsley, Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S71 5EH
Tel: 01226 309 955
Fax: 01226 205 374
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Meetings at ForestdaleBest Western Ardsley House Hotel is a popular venue for all types of business meeting, and is renowned in the local area for its friendly efficient staff and professional service. The hotel takes great pride in hosting all types of conferences and corporate events, with extensive facilities for up to 300 delegates.

Best Western Ardsley House is conveniently located just 15 minutes drive from the M1 and has extensive free parking for residents and conference delegates alike.

The conference facilities consist of six well-equipped suites for between 20 and 300 delegates, plus five smaller syndicate rooms. All of our meeting rooms have the benefit of WIFI BT Openzone internet access.

Fitzwilliam Suite
With the capacity to hold up to 300 delegates the Fitzwilliam Suite is the largest of our conference rooms. The Suite has its own foyer, which is ideal as a registration area, for displaying material and as a refreshment break out room. The Fitzwilliam Suite is located on the ground floor, is fully air-conditioned, and has double unloading doors making this a perfect venue for exhibitions, sales presentations, product launches and training events.

Wentworth Suite
The Wentworth Suite is ideal for smaller meetings or training sessions. The room has the advantage of natural daylight and air-conditioning and can be used in conjunction with the Fitzwilliam Suite for larger functions.

Yorkshire Room
Adjacent to reception, the Yorkshire Room is an ideal room for meetings or private functions for up to 30 delegates. A unique feature of this room is the connecting conservatory, which can be allocated as a breakout area for discussion work, or refreshment breaks.

Wharncliffe Suite
A traditional boardroom-style room for a maximum of 14 delegates. The oak panelled walls enhance the character of the Suite, which is an ideal location for meetings and private dinners.

Elmhirst Training Room
A purpose-built training centre situated in the first floor, with convenient access to five interconnecting syndicate rooms. With natural daylight and air-conditioning, the Elmhirst Training Room is extremely versatile for both presentation and training sessions for up to a maximum of 50 delegates.

Elmhirst Suite & Lounge
The Elmhirst Suite & Lounge are very adaptable as one room or two separate rooms, offering a spacious venue for training events and meetings for up to 100 delegates. With its own bar and portable dance floor this Suite is also a popular venue for small parties and dinner dances.

Room Specifications

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Delegate Packages

At Forestdale Hotels we are committed to making your meeting or conference a complete success. To ensure we meet your needs we now offer delegate packages individually tailored to your requirements.

Within our conference packages we offer:

  • The services of a dedicated conference co-ordinator from your initial enquiry through to the day of your event.
  • Range of appetizing refreshment options.
  • Meeting room hire for the duration of your event.
  • Delegate stationery, a flipchart and marker pens.
  • Iced water, cordials and sweets.


Please contact our dedicated Central Conference Desk on 0808 144 9495 for further information and we will be delighted to provide you with a customised proposal.


Room Hire Rates are available on request

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Number of bedrooms: 75
Parking spaces: 100
Number of meeting rooms: 12
Nearest town: Barnsley
Nearest airport: Leeds (20 miles)
Nearest train station: Barnsley (4 miles)

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