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Best Western Forest Lodge Hotel.

The perfect setting near Southampton.

The Best Western Forest Lodge Hotel sits quietly on the outskirts of Lyndhurst, yet just a 5 minute walk away from the town centre. As the capital of The New Forest, Lyndhurst is a true rural retreat.

Within easy reach of other New Forest beauty spots, this Georgian hotel is the perfect base for exploring one of Englands prettiest regions. And back at the hotel, our award-winning restaurant provides a perfect place to relax when you return!

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Location

Pikes Hill
Lyndhurst
Hampshire
SO43 7AS
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6159*
AA

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Indoor Pool, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Sauna, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted 10.00 per night per dog
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Chef Darren Appleby

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Forest Restaurant

Relax in the large Forest Restaurant whilst our award winning chefs serve you up homemade, locally sourced meals.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 7.30 - 10.00
Lunch: 12.00 - 2.00
Dinner: 17:30 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary
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The Glasshouse Restaurant

The 2 AA Rosette Glass House Restaurant serves locally sourced food to give you a true taste of the New Forest.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 7.30 - 10.00
Lunch: 12.00 - 2.00
Dinner: 17:30 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary
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Terrace Bar

Modern and fresh, our bar is as inviting as the staff who'll serve you!

Opening hours

07:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary
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Cellar Bar

A very cosy room with very plush sofas! The perfect place for a romantic rendezvous or a quiet drink with friends.

Opening hours

07:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

New Forest Golf Course

Course information

Course Type: n/a
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 69
Distance: 5343 Yards
No handicap required

Location

1.00 miles away in Lyndhurst

Prices

9 holes Yes

Spa & Leisure

Leisure Facilities

  • Nordic Sauna

  • Indoor leisure pool (15m)

Relax with the leisure facilities!

Take a dip and swim a few lengths in Best Western Forest Lodge Hotel's indoor, heated swimming pool. You'll be reminded of the beautiful landscape outside the hotel thanks to its woodland mural and the windows running either side of the pool. The Nordic sauna is a great place to relax.

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Weddings

Perfectly placed and full of character, the Best Western Forest Lodge Hotel really will set the scene for an unforgettable day and evening!

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Wedding service and reception venue

Our wedding organisers are onhand to work with you to create a bespoke package to suit both your needs and your budget so you can have your dream day.

Catering

Our chefs are happy to create a bespoke, locally sourced wedding feast to suit your day and your budget. From formal wedding breakfasts, to more informal afternoon teas and barbeques, the 2 AA rosette catering at Best Western Forest Lodge is sure to impress your guests.

Honeymoon Suite

Our feature four poster room has plenty of room for relaxation after a hard days celebrating! The rain shower is particularly refreshing!

Registrar

Registry office:
New Forest
new.forest.registrars@hants.gov.uk
0845 603 5637




We offer two packages and these both include a sit down wedding breakfast, drinks package, red carpet, reception room hire, cake stand and knife and the bridal Suite.

Combining Georgian elegance with contemporary feel, BEST WESTERN Forest Lodge Hotel provides a wonderful setting for your ide

For any enquiries please call Chris Garrett on 023 80283677

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type SO43 7AS

Send to Tom Tom

Nearest motorway: M27, J1, 3.00 miles
Nearest train station: Brockenhurst, 5.00 miles
Nearest airport: Southampton, 15.00 miles
Free parking on site (50 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Address
Pikes Hill
Lyndhurst
Hampshire
SO43 7AS
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Southampton - St Marys football stadium (10 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • National Motor Museum - Beaulieu (5 miles)

  • Exbury Gardens (6 miles)

  • Paultons Park (7 miles)

  • Buckler's Hard (6 miles)

  • Marwell Wildlife (15 miles)

Shopping

  • Lyndhurst (0.2 miles)

  • Southampton (20 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

We can host small meetings to large conferences of up to 110 people. So if you're looking to work away from it all, be our guest!

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Forest Room 100 70 50 40 90
The Glade 20 10 10 20 20
Northerwood Room 25 20 12 18 20
The Glasshouse 60 40 30 20 50
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 565 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 219
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Average Hotel but Great Location

02/02/2016 Andrew D, London, United Kingdom

The hotel is in a great location for visiting Lyndhurst, the New Forest and the surrounding area. The staff were very friendly and while the room was clean, the whole place felt a little old and worn.... more

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visit to forest lodge

01/02/2016 Scott B, Hythe, United Kingdom

poor value and hotel could do with redecoration throughout and much quieter rooms and a heating system that doesn't bang on/off day and night through the radiators service could be faster in restaura... more

Owner Response
christopher g, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Forest Lodge, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback, I’m sorry to hear that your visit didn’t meet your expectations. We would appreciate it if you could give more detail of your experience, to help us address the issues appropriately. Feel free to call me direct on 023 8028 3677 and I will be more than happy to discuss this.
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Disappointed with room

01/02/2016 Mike C, Camberley, United Kingdom

Visited with friends for a weekend and booked a Crown room the best room type available, we were in room 20. The room was incredibly small! Two friends stayed on another Crown room (room 18) and in c... more

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A few extra touches and this would have been 5 stars

31/01/2016 maddiePortsmouth, Titchfield, United Kingdom

Stayed here for my birthday on a 2 for 1 deal which was excellent value. Room was small and in some need of tlc but it was clean and warm. Staff were really friendly and helpful but sadly in short ... more

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Weekend Stay

27/01/2016 Ray H, Hadleigh, United Kingdom

Forest Lodge is a great place to stay. It is minutes from the centre of Lyndhurst and the New Forest, and very near the coast so a good all round location to be in. A stroll through the town provides ... more