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Balmer Lawn

Lyndhurst Rd, New Forest National Park, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZB, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a mid-week three night stay at the Balmar. Large spacious room on the first floor overlooking the main entrance. The decor is a little tired but the room was clean. We had a large comfy four poster bed. Lots of room for the dogs bed too. Balcony overlooking the grounds and outside bar area. We had a lovely... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked to stay here as part of a new first cycling trip..we were not disappointed! We were put in room 7 which had a Gorgeous four poster bed(very comfortable) with wonderful views out to the new forest ponies grazing outside the hotel. Ensuite bathroom was clean and suited us fine. Everything clean and tidy. Used the spa facilities ( indoor... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked in for a one night stay with evening meal and breakfast. The service at reception was fantastic and the gentleman who checked us in and out was excellent! We spent some time in the pool, sauna and jacuzzi before dinner. Dinner was outstanding. I also like the fact that we had an allocated amount of money rather than... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The setting, attentive staff and fantastic room made this one of the most memorable weekends of our lives. Our room had the wow factor, with the four poster bed, wonderful views and the lovely touch of a bottle of champagne ( ordered by my hubbie) started the weekend off so well. We enjoyed a walk to the local village of... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I needed a night away to recharge the batteries and this hotel was totally amazing! The staff were welcoming and very attentive; smiling and always happy to help. Whilst we did book one of the more expensive rooms, we were not disappointed at all. The bed was huge and very, very comfortable. The meals in the restaurant... More 

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Wadhurst, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My recently celebrated my wife's 50th birthday dinner at Balmer Lawn including a one night stay. We were well looked after and the organisation was excellent from start to finish. With a bigger party we know the level of service can be hit and miss, but this was not the case - the service and quality of meal was superb... More 

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Ingatestone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I booked to stay at Balmer Lawn on Monday 10th July along with our Golden Doodle. On arrival I was both surprised and delighted to be assigned a beautiful room with views over the adjoining countryside. My previous experience of Hotel accommodation when accompanied by my dog has not been favourable so this was a great start.... More 

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Chris W, Owner at Balmer Lawn, responded to this review

Dear bob r What a simply fantastic review, thank you so much for taking the time to put your comments on this important travel site. We are delighted to have been able to make your Anniversary celebrations special and that you were able to bring your Golden Doodle along with your and not have to compromise on a good quality... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We choose the Balmer Lawn Hotel for its facilities, location and price range for a 2 night stay for a friend's 50th birthday celebration. Four of us stayed at the hotel in rooms 47 & 48 which were interconnecting so we could all be together as so to speak. Too more of our party joined us the next day, but... More 

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Chris W, Owner at Balmer Lawn, responded to this review

Dear Kimberley W What a totally delightful review of your recent stay with us. It is so rewarding to read comments like yours and Andrew our newly appointed Front of House Manager will be so pleased to read your thoughts. So nice to learn that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay from the food in the Lounge Bar and... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location. Great food. Great service. Staff so helpful. Location in N F is easy to get to. Then watched cricket. Bliss . Open to non residents. We had a family tea for 30. Worth every penny and highly recommended

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Chris W, Owner at Balmer Lawn, responded to this review

Dear andriodpreston Lover the TripAdvisor name! Thank you for a great review and commenting on the location and setting of the hotel and the quality of the afternoon tea and service from the team. All your comments and observations are greatly appreciated - Thank You. More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've known of this hotel for years and last stayed thirty years ago. The room we had looked as though it had hardly been touched since (although the bathroom had indeed been updated). Small, with a very basic wardrobe and distressed desk with just a couple of drawers, it is not even up to Travelodge standard. There is just one... More 

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Chris W, Owner at Balmer Lawn, responded to this review

Dear martico From an owners perspective this is a frustrating review to reply to. Taking your points in order; We have a great variety of room types from Luxury to Budget and they are all priced accordingly, given the location of the hotel in the heart of New Forest National Park and the range and quality of all the other... More 

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