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Forest Lodge Hotel

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Formerly a Georgian Dower House of the Notherwood Estate, the Forest Lodge Hotel blends historical charm and contemporary style with warm hospitality. Located just minutes from Lyndhurst and the beautiful New Forest, our boutique hotel is the perfect destination for weekend getaways, family breaks, wedding celebrations, corporate meetings and events. Family-friendly doesn't just mean the kids, we welcome dogs too. With comfy, well appointed rooms featuring great amenities, we're ideal for swift overnight stays and long, indulgent breaks. Stroll into Lyndhurst and hit the boutiques, explore the beautiful New Forest surroundings, relax in our bars and dine well in the award-winning Glasshouse Restaurant.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Wheelchair access
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Breakfast Available
Sauna
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Quiet
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Eastleigh Airport11 mi
Bournebouth Intl Airport13 mi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice hotel, but the rooms are not as per the pictures, our room was freezing cold when we arrived, the radiators had been turned off, this is December and freezing, the room was small, with a small bed , very dirty, hairs...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank TJTDUBAI
Response from LauraForestLodge, Manager at Forest Lodge HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear TJTDUBAI, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed review about your recent stay with us here at Forest Lodge Hotel. I would like to apologise for the issues that you encountered during your stay with us, as you can see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we booked this nice hotel in the New Forest to celebrate the wedding Anniversary with my wife. The Room.was cosy and very large. Comfortable and large bed. staff was very welcoming and supportive. Good breakfast full of very tasty and genuine products from surrounding area....More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Laura G, Manager at Forest Lodge HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear cricetino1974, Thank you for your lovely review on your recent stay and I am glad that you and your wife both enjoyed your wedding anniversary. I hope that we will see you again if you visit the New Forest. Kind Regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent hotel and facilities. Swimming, walking, dining, relaxing. Central to most points of interest in the New Forest and adjacent to some brilliant walks. Ponies and donkeys everywhere you turn plus 5 minutes from village of Lyndhurst but in quiet area opposite open forest.More

Date of stay: November 2018
3  Thank JAN R
Response from Laura G, Manager at Forest Lodge HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JAN R, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us here at Forest Lodge, I am glad that the hotel and facilities were excellent and you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to the New Forest. I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't really fault this hotel everything was clean comfortable and well maintained staff were all very friendly and helpful we had 14 family join us during our stay for a cream tea on the Sunday afternoon we couldn't have had better if we had dined...More

Date of stay: November 2018
3  Thank Suzanne H
Response from Laura G, Manager at Forest Lodge HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Suzanne H, Thank you for your lovely review on your stay with us, I understand how hard it can be eating out when you have specific dietary requirements but we do our best to make sure that everyone can enjoy their experience when they...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again a great stay at Forest Lodge Hotel. Rooms are comfortable and well equipped. Staff are first class... a particular mention for Michelle on reception, Kelly and Kayleigh in the restaurants. All the staff including housekeeping were excellent. Even the guy doing some decorating...More

Date of stay: November 2018
3  Thank Paul R
Response from Laura G, Manager at Forest Lodge HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paul R, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely and detailed review on your recent stay with us. I will make sure that your positive comments are passed onto all of the team members mentioned and that everyone knows how...More

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Alice S
July 10, 2018|
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Response from hayley282 | Reviewed this property |
we got married here in may this year . we had ceremony and reception at the hotel food was excellent for all including the buffet. we had no problem with the bar the hotel encouraged the other guests to use downstairs. i... More
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payasoru
September 15, 2017|
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Response from JuliaO567 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the ground floor do but personally I wouldn t bother we stayed there at the beginning of September and were disappointed with the drop in standard having stayed twice a year for several years . In May when we stayed... More
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laura c
August 28, 2016|
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Response from Andy K | Reviewed this property |
Thinks its from 7am till 10pm but did not use personally.
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Room Tips
"We stayed on ground floor and it was extremely peaceful"
janrQ391BZ
4 weeks ago
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"Keeper Rooms are small but still comfortable."
pdr2000
Oct 12, 2018
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"Ask for ground floor if you can't climb stairs."
mikechaplin177
Sep 16, 2018
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"Ground floor."
delboyWalmer
Jul 3, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$112 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western forest lodge hotel lyndhurstbest western lyndhurstlyndhurst best westernbest western forest hotel
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
BEST WESTERN Forest Lodge
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandNew Forest National Park HampshireLyndhurst
NUMBER OF ROOMS
36
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