Woodthorpe is a suburban area of Arnold, Nottinghamshire. It is part of the Borough of Gedling and lies next to the city boundary. It is next to the areas of Mapperley, Daybrook, Sherwood and the main Arnold area.
Woodthorpe is characterized by a variety of different buildings from differentiate eras. It includes three schools, is home to two day nurseries and has two play/grassy parks. Shops are limited and most residents travel to nearby areas of Mapperley, Daybrook or Sherwood for local shopping..