Spring Afternoon Tea
Delicious spring time treats
Choose from one of our speciality teas to enjoy with delicate sandwiches, freshly baked cakes & scones.
Award winning Food & Drink
Located just next door, The Drift Inn is the place to eat and offers the chance to enjoy a fresh take on traditional & familiar pub classics in relaxed, informal surroundings. Wherever possible chefs use ingredients that are traceable, local & seasonal. But it’s always great food that showcases Great British produce at its best.
Part of the New Forest Marque
AA Rosette award for culinary excellence
Proud to be a member of Hampshire Fare
The restaurant serves excellentSue S, TripAdvisor
food at reasonable prices.
Recently refurbished and by day, home of afternoon tea, our new bar & lounge is dotted with plush, cosy seating areas and relaxed, informal spaces that are perfect for getting together with friends. You’ll enjoy a selection of chefs light finger sandwiches, homemade cakes, freshly baked scones and stunning views across the surrounding heathlands.
Myself, two sisters and our mother stayed three nights and we could not fault anything
Sundays are great for enjoying a delicious lunch just next door at The Drift Inn. Choose from traditional Sunday roasts, light bites and New Forest inspired dishes, including their take on a Ploughman’s lunch. Or if your group would prefer to enjoy The Drift Inn’s Sunday lunch in the hotel, we can do that too.
Set right in the heart of the New Forest, The Drift Inn is popular with guests and locals alike when it comes to lunch, so whether you’re just passing, enjoying a leisurely stroll or looking to spend the afternoon cosying up, it’s the perfect place to grab a light bite or snack.
Located just next door, kick-start your morning with an a la carte style breakfast at The Drift Inn where the menu features New Forest breakfasts, happy hen eggs from Claytons free range eggs, breakfast sandwiches, pancakes and a rustic continental buffet selection.
Our friendly team can organise a memorable private dining experience for you at the Beaulieu Hotel. Enjoy our ever-changing menu featuring great locally sourced produce and choose from the spacious Beaulieu Suite or the more intimate Ipley or Exbury Rooms to celebrate special occasions, birthdays and anniversaries in true New Forest style.