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The Swan Inn

Swan Green, Emery Down, Lyndhurst, New Forest National Park SO43 7DT, England
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Ranked #18 of 24 Lyndhurst B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
N1158JYJoe Southampton, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a quiet Saturday lunchtime, at the beginning of the serving period when the pub was quiet. The pub was very clean and well presented and had a 'traditional feel', dogs are allowed in the bar area. The pub serves typical country pub food and has a selection of real ales and other drinks. The staff were friendly and... More

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hampshire
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a late lunch. Served for drinks by a chap named Ollie, very happy and helpful but think he must have been new. We got a table outside and ordered from the menu, 2 x hunters chicken and a kids spaghetti Bolognese. Our food arrived quickly but I looked and the hunters and was instantly disappointed. It... More

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Ash, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were heading in to Lyndhurst to walk around town and decided to stop here, as we’d never been in before, for a spot of lunch. The bar lady was very helpful and took the order quickly allowing us to go and sit in the garden on the hottest day so far. The only negative I have is the waiting... More

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Christchurch, Dorset, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

We went to the swan for lunch today, we sat in the garden which was very pleasant. We have been here before and had good food. I must say that we waited ages to get our food, the staff seemed to be trying really hard but there seemed to be no organisation, they did not know who to take food... More

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Eastleigh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

My family and I have visited this pub a number of times over the last year or so and I must say since it was taken over by new people last autumn it has improved no end. A lot of the food is now home cooked and you can really tell the difference. Also little things like log fires and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

We had our daughters wedding at this venue and oh my goodness it was fantastic . The food was outstanding and the service was brilliant . We had a sit down 3 course meal for 80 people and I could not find fault with anything . Highly highly recommend this Inn

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Bordon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We have called in here for the last 20 years whenever we are in the area on our way to Bournemouth, or just visiting the New Forest. Today I have to say We were so disappointed. We stopped by and when inside a large party were being served lunch. I waited at the bar to order a drink for my... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
18 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This is a lovely country pub, with log fires and beams. The service was friendly, you order and pay first at the bar. All four of us really enjoyed our food, the sirloin steaks were excellent. A few more peas or some salad garnish would have been nice as the helping of peas was tiny. The only real downside was... More

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That London
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

A refreshingly honest proper pub, that does what you want it to. Popped in for a bite to eat as we were driving throught the area- a nice looking pub, proper decor, and decent honest food. Good range of beers but was driving so couldnt get stuck in sadly.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I popped into the Swan Inn for Sunday lunch with by two children and we're greeted with a very friendly welcome. The owners came over and chatted to the children and made them feel very comfortable. We ordered from the children's menu which is ideal considering my little one has the appetite of a sparrow, and a seafood dish for... More

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Address: Swan Green, Emery Down, Lyndhurst, New Forest National Park SO43 7DT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > New Forest National Park > Lyndhurst
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