Stay at acclaimed foodie hotel The Petwood in Lincolnshire, discover its history and explore its beautiful gardens

The Petwood is more than a celebrated hotel; this is where the famous Dambusters, or 617 Squadron, had their Officers Mess in the second world war. Discover more about this piece of RAF history during your comforable stay in luxurious surroundings.

As part of this exclusive offer, you'll spend the night in an elegant Executive Double Room, with a super king size bed, private seating area and ensuite bathroom, complete with Penhaligon's toiletries. Many of these rooms also have lovely views of the hotel's extensive gardens.

Meals at The Petwood are worth savouring, thanks to the kitchen's use of locally sourced ingredients, and popular with guests seeking a gourmet stay in Lincolnshire. Dishes are full of flavour and beautifully presented, and nearby residents and guests alike come to enjoy flavourful Sunday lunches and candlelit meals.

This offer includes a tantalising seven-course tasting menu, so you can taste The Petwood's celebrated cuisine for yourself. You'll dine in the atmospheric Squadron Bar, where the Dambusters once took their meals, and also enjoy a pre-dinner drink and personal greeting from the chef.

Reasons to visit The Petwood


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1 night
Price per person

* Price is per person, based on two sharing an Executive Room. Stays available until 31 August 2023. Subject to availability and blackout periods may apply. Single supplements are available on request and room upgrades are available for a fee.

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The Petwood is one of the most memorable places to stay in Lincolnshire. Once home to 617 Squadron, The Dambusters, and surrounded by acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and woodland, the hotel is steeped in British history. Enjoy the award-winning dining and explore the charming village of Woodhall Spa, or stroll in the spectacular grounds. Whatever the occasion, the Petwood is among the most memorable places to visit, dine or stay in the heart of "Bomber County", Lincolnshire.

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Price includes

  • Overnight in an Executive Double Room
  • Full English Breakfast
  • Seven-course Tasting Menu in the Squadron Room
  • Pre-dinner drink
  • Early check in (1pm) and late check out (midday)
  • Personal greeting from the chef during dinner

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The Petwood in Lincolnshire is a renowned foodie hotel with a fascinating World War Two history surrounded by beautiful gardens and woodland.

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