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Montagu Arms Hotel

4.0 of 5 Palace Lane, Beaulieu, New Forest National Park, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZL, England
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a lovely hotel. The staff are so attentive and friendly and nothing was too much trouble. Our room was spacious and extremely comfortable with a spotless bathroom. It was also very quiet, even though our room was above the small bar area. We did not try the restaurant as we stayed for only one night & arrived too... More

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Harpenden, England, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went down to the New Forest for a mid week break at the Montagu Arms Hotel and had an excellent stay. The rooms were of a good size and the bathroom was clean and functional.The staff could not be more helpful and polite. We eat in the main restaurant on each evening and had the normal menu not the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beaulieu is a picturesque town in the heart of the New Forest, ideally located for exploring the area; the Montagu is in the centre of Beaulieu. We saw the hotel from the road on a previous trip and immediately knew we wanted to visit on a future trip. The building and grounds are beautiful and the garden is a lovely... More

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
31 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a lovely very old and pretty hotel set in a beautiful part of England. New Forest Ponies wandered the village street and the approach to the hotel. We entered from the upper car park having followed a little path through the pretty garden area. Plenty of outside seating was available and after our welcoming and efficient check in... More

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Windsor, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fantastic food, lovely restaurant, nice place. Nice outside seating area catching the evening sunshine. Best desserts I ever had -salted caramel fondant. We will definitely go back again, but for longer this time.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went here for anniversary weekend (2 nights) with wife. It's an excellent hotel, can't fault the service or atmosphere if you want a quiet romantic weekend with the wife. We were in a four poster room, which was cosy and nice but the decor is a bit tired for the price range and the carpet had a big stain on... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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62 reviews 62 reviews
33 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A quintessentially English country hotel with a wonderful garden set in a beautiful part of England . As a family of four we did not go to the restaurant as it looked a bit stuffy but the breakfast was absolutely marvellous with freshly baked pastries from a michelin star kitchen and locally sourced produce. Definitely recommended.

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed for 1 night for a little break away. Beautiful hotel and excellent service. We stayed in a superior room overlooking the garden and it was a lovely room and very peaceful which was important for us. We also made use of the spa at the sister hotel Carey's Manor, which has really lovely facilities especially... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My lovely wife and I had lunch here for our wedding anniversary. The setting is fabulous. The food was delicious and the service was good. A delightful wine list helped too! I would recommend the restaurant to everybody

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London, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is fantastic and Pierre looks after you so well to make sure your stay is memorable. However, we stayed at the hotel for one night and felt the decor was old fashioned. The rooms could do with bringing to the same standard as the restaurant.

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Address: Palace Lane, Beaulieu, New Forest National Park, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZL, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > New Forest National Park > Brockenhurst > Beaulieu
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Hotel Class:4 star — Montagu Arms Hotel 4*
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The Montagu Arms Hotel offers luxury accommodation in the quaint village of Beaulieu in Heart of the New Forest. The Michelin Starred Terrace Restaurant makes it the venue of choice for indulgently delicious fine dining with a taste of tranquil country life. The 18th Century Hotel is the perfect setting for a romantic getaway, walking holiday or a midweek break; oozing traditional charm with its open brick fireplaces, oak panelling and impressive gardens. The historical village of Beaulieu is just 30 minutes from Southampton Cruise Terminal making us the ideal base both pre and post your cruise. The Terrace Restaurant has held its Michelin Star for 5 years running and pays homage to both tradition and innovation; whilst Head chef Matthew Tomkinson uses the finest seasonal ingredients available to create award winning dishes. We are not ones for passing fads, every ingredient has to deserve its place in our dishes. No gimmicks, Just great food.For a more relaxed meal, Monty’s offers wonderful home-cooked classics or country fare, whilst delectable Afternoon Tea can be served in our conservatory or gardens. ... more   less 
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