It’s popular with couples looking to enjoy the beautiful New Forest and its amazing coastline and guests with dogs are made particularly welcome, making it the perfect location for taking your four-legged friends away. There is also a dog paddock for exercising and a dedicated doggy dining area in the restaurant.
The hotel has an enviable reputation for its restaurant, The Cedar Tree, listed separately to the hotel on Tripadvisor, with the reviews speaking for themselves. It’s also popular with groups and societies and has become a favourite destination for car clubs as a base for Rallies and Runs around Hampshire and especially the New Forest.
It’s busy all year round with Autumn and Spring being particularly popular with regulars, many of whom visit the hotel periodically throughout the year, enjoying the varying seasonal scenery that the coast and forest can offer.
The hotel also boasts one of the largest banqueting suites in the area, which can accommodate up to 150 for a sit down meal. As well as an ideal wedding venue, South Lawn Hotel looks after dozens of local clubs and societies on a monthly basis and is the go to place to celebrate with friends. Christmas parties and residential packages over the festive period and New Year are always popular and are often booked up early.
The Cedar Tree
The Cedar Tree Restaurant is proudly located as the principal restaurant at South Lawn Hotel, with views over the garden and is ranked in the Top 5 restaurants in the area on Tripadvisor.
Providing freshly cooked dishes, influenced by traditional British and European cuisine, with efficient yet informal service standards and a range of fine wines to complement your meal.