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Set high on the Hog’s Back Ridge and located between the historic towns of Farnham and Guildford, The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel is the perfect base for exploring the surrounding countryside.
Head east and the historic town of Guildford greets you or, take the west option, and discover the old English market town of Farnham. It is also your ticket to entertain younger visitors with easy access to Birdworld, Thorpe Park, Legoland and Chessington World of Adventures.
At The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel, all rooms are modern and stylish with cotton linen, soft duvets and comfy pillows and come equipped with an en-suite bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, and flat screen TV’s, and free internet access.
Why not pamper yourself with an upgrade to one of our great seasonal packages; each package is tailored individually to your stay, with movies, breakfast, newspaper, dinner and internet access available.
Enjoy access to The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel’s extensive Active Life Health Club and Spa where you can swim, work out and pamper yourself with a beauty treatment and after dine in the popular Hogs Back Restaurant and Bar.
Our redbrick hotel is situated just off the A31, with the added bonus of easy access to the A3, M3 and M25, and plenty of free parking. It’s not just the handy location that keeps guests coming back to The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel, but our friendly staff, spacious guest rooms and extensive Active Life Health Club.
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Catch some zzz’s….
Legacy Hotels & Resorts has introduced some enticing offers so book now to take advantage of hugely reduced room rates!
Come dine with us
Hogs Back Restaurant
Sample our contemporary menu in the Restaurant, and relax on the terrace with a pint of local ale and countryside views.
The restaurant is fitted with stylish modern décor and high-backed chairs and our chef uses fresh seasonal produce, while an extensive wine list includes rosés and champagne.
Light snacks are served on our terrace. Weary visitors can dine in-room – room service is available 24 hours.
The Restaurant offers traditional and internationally inspired cuisine, delicious desserts and a selection of fine wines to compliment your meal. You’ll find friendly and helpful service from our experienced waiting staff amongst individually styled surroundings which offer a relaxed atmosphere for an enjoyable dining experience.
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Breakfast: 6.30am – 9.30am Monday to Friday, 7.30am – 10.00am Saturday, 8.00am – 10.30am Sunday
Lunch: Restaurant is open for reservations only – Bar Lounge Menu available all day
Dinner: 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Room Service: 24 hours
Planning a meeting?
With five conference rooms, The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel is a great location for your next meeting. Ideally situated close to London and with easy access to the M25 and M3, we’ve got everything you need to run a successful meeting.
We can accommodate between 8 – 150 people and with high-speed internet access, we can work with you to provide everything you need from projectors, refreshments, accommodation and entertainment.
Free parking is available in our onsite car park.
We Love Team Building
The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel is ideal for…
* Crystal Challenge – Team Building with a difference. A Crystal Challenge is ideal to give your team a break from work and to have some fun, all whilst building better relationships!
* Executive Quiz Night – Is an exciting evening that allows you and your team to bond in a relaxed environment facilitated by our professional event management team.
* Corporate Entertainment – Pick and mix from our wide range of activity styles to create your ideal Outdoor Corporate Entertainment Multi Activity Day.
Throwing a Party?
The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel is the perfect place to celebrate all of your special events.
Contact our events team for some ideas for your next special occasion!
We have an exciting range of prom packages available, starting at just £24.50 per person.
All of our fantastic packages include:
Private function room
Bar & dance floor
Red carpet on arrival
Disco until 12am
Balloons & table confetti
We have an extensive range of menus available to create your own exclusive package.
Ladies Masonic Weekend
We have a range of masonic packages available to suit all budgets. Customise the package, to suit you!
We cater for Christening parties of all sizes and will ensure your little ones special day is a wonderful day full of memories.
Your perfect day
With a choice of 2 event rooms, you’ll find something to suit you whatever your requirements. What’s more the Park Suite has its own exclusive entrance from the hotel grounds. With 96 bedrooms, free parking for 150 cars and Active Life Health Club & Spa, The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel provides the perfect place to relax after your event too.
The Hotel is set in stunning grounds complete with beautiful gardens, and our two function rooms can be adapted to suit the style you want for your special day. Enjoy a champagne wedding breakfast in our ballroom for 150 people or a small romantic reception in the Garden Room for 50. The hotel is fully licensed for civil ceremonies and civil partnerships. We have a team of staff who deliver exceptional service and a range of menus created by our chef and his brigade using local produce. The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel offers everything you need to make your dream wedding day extra special.
We can assist with all elements of your day,
- Civil wedding licence
- 180-capacity ballroom
- Conservatory and garden
- Spa and beauty treatments
- Personally tailored packages
- How to plan your wedding
SHOWCASE EVENINGS AT The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel
Throughout the year we have a number of Showcase Evenings so why not come along and view a selection of rooms, and discuss your wedding requirements with our team.
2nd, 3rd and 4th January 2015 between 9.00am – 5.30pm
9th, 10th and 11th January 2015 between 9.00am – 5.30pm
We are also hosting a wedding fayre on on Sunday 22nd March 2015 from 11.00am – 3.00pm.
Christmas is a chance to get together and simply enjoy each others company. Here at The Hogs Back Hotel we are happy to go the extra mile to make your celebration a memorable occasion for you and your guests. Whether it is a few close friends, all the family or everyone in the office, you can safely leave the planning to us. The Team at The Hogs Back look forward to welcoming you, and would like to wish you good health and happiness this Christmas and for the coming year.
We are renowned for the warmth of our welcome and we enjoy hosting Christmas almost as much as our guests enjoy being with us.
Our Festive celebrations are going to be best in town with good food and great party atmosphere. Join one of our party nights which are available from just £27.50 per person.
For information on our Christmas Residential Packages click here
Call our Christmas Sales office on 08444 119 041 or e-mail Events@farhamhogsbackhotel.co.uk
Workout, Swim, Relax, Pamper
Our health club offers a fantastic range of facilities for both hotel guests and local members.
2 AMT Motion trainers
2 Upright bike
1 Recumbent bike
1 Spin Bike
Resistance machines and free weights
Work out in the gym, take an exercise class or simply luxuriate in a sauna at The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel.
- Heated indoor pool
- Open 7 days a week
- Kid’s pool
- Spa bath
- Steam room
- Finnish Sauna
Active Life Health guests enjoy working out in the gym at The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel with its weights and cardio machines. Wind down and tone up in our classes or take a gentle dip, or energetic lengths in our heated indoor pool to end a busy day perfectly. Soothe aching muscles with a visit to the steam room or Finnish sauna, or indulge in spa treatments from massage to manicures.
Call us on 01252 784 811 or alternatively JOIN ONLINE for our fantastic introductory offer. If you are deciding whether or not to join, talk to us first and we can advise you of the best package for your requirements plus tell you all about our current special offers.
Treat yourself to one of our spa packages, choose from the sparkling afternoon tea for 2 package – includes afternoon tea, a glass of bubbly and a 30 minute treatment each or the morning spa package including lunch, the couples spa day package, hen spa package with lunch, or the popular birthday spa package with lunch.
We also offer a full range of treatments for men and women including facials, waxing, manicure, pedicure, massages including, hot stone massage and aromatherapy.
What’s on in and around this hotel
RUGBY WORLD CUP DATES
WEDDING SHOWCASE EVENING
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 9th, 10th and 11th January 9.00am – 5.30pm at The Farnham Hogs Back Hotel, come along and view a selection of rooms, and discuss your wedding requirements with our team.
11th – 12th February
SECURITY & POLICING EVENT
10th -12th March, Farnborough
BUSINESS AIRPORT WORLD EXPO
18th – 20th March
THE FARNHAM HOGS BACK WEDDING FAYRE
CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
19th – 23th May
16th – 20th June
GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED
26th – 28th June
HAMPTON COURT FLOWER SHOW
30th June – 5th July
28th – August
11th – 13th September
Attractions in Surrey
Ascot Racecourse is a famous English racecourse, located in the small town of Ascot, Berkshire. It is one of the leading racecourses in the UK, hosting 9 of the UK’s 32 annual group races. The course is closely associated with the British Royal family, being approximately six miles from Windsor Castle. Ascot today stages 26 dats of racing over the course of the year, comprising 18 flat meetings between May and October. It also carries out jump racing throughout the winter months. The royal meeting, held in June, remains the major draw, the highlight being the gold cup. The most prestigious race is the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes run over the course in July. Distance from Hotel 17 Miles.
Thorpe Park is situated on the site of a former quarry on the border between Chertsey and Egham in Surrey. The park was open in 1979 with around 2 million visitors a year. Thorpe Park has many attractions for all the family, including Roller Coasters, Thrill Rides, Water Rides and Family rides. It has recently introduced ‘fright nights’. Teaming up with Lionsgate the theme park offers a new era of horror to the UK, and now see’s new horror attractions such as you’re next, cabin in the woods and The Blair witch project. The park also now offers over 18’s club nights also known as the Ministry of Sound brand. Introduced in 2012 the theme park now operate club nights featuring we known DJ’s. Distance from Hotel 23.9 miles.
CHESSINGTON WORLD OF ADVENTURE
Chessington World of Adventure is a theme park and zoo based in south west London attracting around 1.4 million people a year. The park has a large selection of attractions and over 1,000 animals, many of which can be seen from the safari skyway, an elevated monorail around the zoo. Chessington world of Adventures strives to thrill everyone in the family. Distance from Hotel 23 miles.
Legoland Windsor in a child-oriented theme park based in Windsor, Berkshire, themed around the Lego toy system attraction children between ages 3 and 12. In common with the other LEGOLAND’s across the world, the park’s attraction consists of a mixture of Lego-themed rides, models and building workshops. Since the theme park open in 1996 it is had around 2 million visitors every year, making it the second most visited theme park in the United Kingdom and the 10th most visited in Europe. Distance from Hotel 22 miles.
The Royal Horticultural Society’s garden is based in Wisley in Surrey and is one of four garden run by the society. Wisley is the second most visited garden in the UK after Royal Botanic Kew Gardens, with 900,000 visitors yearly. Wisley was founded by Victorian Businessman George Ferguson Wilson who purchased a 60 acre site in 1878. In April 2005 Alan Titchmarsh cut the turf to mark the start of construction of the Bicentenary Glasshouse. This major new feature covers three quarters of an acre and overlooks a new lake built at the same time. It is divided into three main planting zones representing desert, tropical and temperate climates. Distance from Hotel 14 miles.
Birdworld is one of England’s largest bird parks, covering 26 acres, it is located south west of Farnham, Surrey and is close to a village of Rowledge. Birdworld includes underwater Wold, and Jenny Wren’s farm. There are more than 150 species of birds, over 11 endangered and several of these are critically endangered. Other animals include a number of fishes and reptiles inside underwater world, including crocodiles. There is also a group of Hermann’s Tortoises in the park and several wild grey heron that are attracted by the fish fed to the penguins and pelicans. Jenny Wren’s farm is a children’s petting zoo and houses a number of farm animals. Distance from Hotel 9 miles.
Hampton Court Palace is a royal palace in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, in the historic county of Middlesex. The palace is situated just up stream of central London on the river Thames. The palace was originally booked for Cardinal Thomas Wolsey but today the palace is open to the public and is a major tourist attraction. Apart from the palace itself and its gardens, other points of interest for visitors include the celebrated maze, the historic real tennis court and the huge grape vine which is claimed to be the largest in the world. Distance from Hotel 23 Miles.
ALICE HOLT FOREST
Alice Holt Forest is a former royal forest in Hampshire. Million’s of visitors enjoy a wide range of recreational activities by exploring woodlands on foot, cycle, horseback or even getting high up in the tree canopy to enjoy some totally different views. The longest trail is 2.5 miles, winds its way through a variety of woodland scenery to a picturesque Lodge Pond. The 3D maze, its ladders, passages and winding corridors are spread over 4 floors with views over the forest greeting you when you find your way to the top. Timberline is ideal for the older children, it offers a circuit of different challenges to overcome from climbing wall to scramble net and balancing beam to tunnels. Alice Holt is also home to ‘Go Ape’ the UK’s number 1 forest adventure play. Fly down zip slides, leap off Tarzan swings, and sample fun crossings whilst enjoying a beautiful view of the woodlands, open from February to November for 10 years and up with a minimum height of 1.4m. Distance from Hotel 10 miles.
HOG’S BACK BREWERY
The Hog’s Back brewery based in Tongham, Surrey, opened in 1992 and currently brew over 200 brewer’s barrels which is in total 57600 pints a week. The Brewery shop and off licence is situated on the premises supplying not only their own ales but hundreds of bottled beers from around the world. From Belgian beers to almost unknown types from South America to China and a big variety from many small UK breweries. The Hog’s Back Brewery also provides tours, at a very good price and perfect for a gift idea. The tour includes generous sampling throughout the tour and an attractive souvenir glass to keep, lasting 1 ¾ hours. Distance from Hotel 0.6 Miles.
FIVE (Farnborough International Venue and Events)
Five is the 3,000 sqm permanent event venue and 100,000 sqm site run by Farnborough International Limited. Distance from Hotel 5.9 Miles.
For over a thousand years, people have come to seek inspiration in this magnificent Cathedral. Today, there are 300,000 visitors a year who come to share worship, explore the heritage and attend the many events. Distance from the Hotel 34 Miles.
ALDERSHOT MILITARY MUSEUM
Housed in the only surviving brick-built barrack blocks left in Aldershot, the museum tells the story of daily life for both soldier and civilian since 1854. Distance from the Hotel 5.4 Miles.
If you are using a SAT NAV the hotels postcode is GU10 1EX
From the M3:
At junction 4, take the A331 exit to Guildford/ Farnham/ Camberley/ Farnborough/ Aldershot
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A331
Go through 1 roundabout and continue for 5 miles
At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the A31 ramp to London/ Guildford/ Godalming/ Runfold/ Seale/ Tongham
Merge onto A31
Take the exit toward Tongham/ Seale/ Runfold
Continue straight past the service station
The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel is on your left.
From the M25:
Exit at Junction 12 onto the M3 then follow directions above.
From the M4:
Exit at Junction 10, follow signs to M3 then follow directions above.
The Farnham Hog’s Back Hotel is within easy reach of 2 railway stations.
Farnham railway station is only 3.7 miles away, a 7 minute drive, and Guildford railway station is a 12 minute drive away, only 7.6 miles away.
The closest airport to the hotel is London Heathrow, which is a 33 minute drive away.