Balmer Lawn Hotel - Brockenhurst  4 stars

Lyndhurst Road , Brockenhurst, United Kingdom, SO42 7ZB  show mapSave
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The classic Balmer Lawn Hotel offers delightful views of Brockenhurst from many modern guestrooms.

Many Brockenhurst sights, including New Forest, St Barbe Museum and Art Gallery and Sea Water Baths are 20 minutes drive from the hotel. The venue is located 127km from London.

The vicinity of a national park and parks as well as quick access to restaurants and bars set the hotel apart.

20 minutes by car from Bournemouth International airport.


The hotel offers 55 rooms. All of them feature a writing desk, a private balcony, air conditioning, multi-channel TV and a DVD player. They are equipped with an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers.


The traditional restaurant provides fine meals.


Guests at Balmer Lawn Hotel can take advantage of a safe deposit box, free parking and a lift and such services as room service, maid service and dry cleaning.


The on-site SPA facilities include a sauna, a hot tub and a wellness center. Sport facilities include cricket, tennis and hiking and more.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   55.

City Center Brockenhurst - 4000 ft
Airports Bournemouth International (BOH) - 12.2 mi, Southampton Airport (SOU) - 12.7 mi
Bus stop - 2000 ft
Restaurants Snakecatcher Pub (cuisine: Pub) - 200 ft, Yenz Chinese Restaraunt (cuisine: Chinese) - 200 ft
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  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Express check-out
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Squash
  • Table tennis
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Maid Service
  • Wedding Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • High speed internet access
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Exercise gym
  • Horseback riding
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Tennis court
  • Sun terrace
  • Hot tub
  • Shiatsu massage
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Terrace
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Hair dryer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • DVD player



from 15:00-20:00 hours


until 07:00-11:00 hours

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 15 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of GBP 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets are allowed on request.

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    Balmer Lawn Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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    What's nearby

    Popular areas
    • City Center
      3700 ft
    Places of interest
    • St Saviour C Of E Church
      3700 ft
    • Busy Badgers Baby & Toddler Group
      3700 ft
    • Brockenhurst Playground
      4600 ft

    Local Attractions

    • Bolderwood Deer Sanctuary
      3.3 mi
      New Forest National Park, Lyndhurst
    • Beaulieu Abbey-Palace House
      3.5 mi
      Beaulieu, Brockenhurst
    • St Barbe Museum and Art Gallery
      4.8 mi
      New Street, Lymington
    • New Forest Wildlife Park
      5.1 mi
      Deerleap Lane, Ashurst
    • National Motor Museum at Beaulieu
      5.2 mi
      Beaulieu, New Forest National Park, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZNEngland

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Snakecatcher Pub

      59% likes this, based on 259 reviews
      Cuisine: Pub

      200 ft
      Lyndhurst Road

      Phone: +44 (0)1590 622348

    • Yenz Chinese Restaraunt

      Cuisine: Chinese

      200 ft
      Lyndhurst Road
    • Stags Restaurant at New Park Manor

      62% likes this, based on 43 reviews
      Price Range: USD 106 - USD 106

      200 ft
      Lyndhurst Road

      Phone: +44 (0)1590 623467

    • Beresfords Restaurant

      64% likes this, based on 33 reviews
      Price Range: USD 84 - USD 84

      1700 ft
      @ Balmer Lawn Hotel

      Phone: +44 (0)1590 625725

    • Le Blaireau

      72% likes this, based on 169 reviews
      Cuisine: French
      Price Range: USD 4 - USD 34

      2500 ft
      Careys Manor

      Phone: +44 1590 623032

    Balmer Lawn Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Balmer Lawn Hotel

    Average guest rating

    out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 163 reviews

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    Individual guest reviews

    • Older travelers

      We found the stay delightful and a wonderful experiencer. It was good value for money. I would recommend the hotel to anyone and we hope to return again.

      • Average rating
    • Single

      Tv is too small and could be positoned better

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Good situation, nice views, good food.

      Better to include VAT in rate quotations.

      • Average rating
    • Group of friends


      The hotel is being refurbished but we were unlucky to have one of the rooms that has not yet been done. The room was very dated and the furniture could only be desribed as shabby. In the twin bedded configuration we could hardly open the wardrobe door. At present the facilities offered by the hotel could not be considered as 4 star. Perhaps when the hotel is fully refurbished all these problems will be resolved. At check in the booking was under the name of the guest who was with me rather than the person who had made the booking. It was worrying when we were initially told that we did not have a booking and had to wait until this was resolved. There was also a problem with the room which was made up as a double although the booking clearly showed a twin bedded room.

      • Average rating
    • Family with children

      Excellent leisure facilities with outside pool and a lovely terrace overlooking the cricket pitch, watching a game whilst sipping pimms in beautiful English country side. Life dosen't get better than that.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      We sat in the lounge waiting for afternoon tea / coffee, it was busy and the waiting staff we skurrying around, however, there was a senior member of staff nearby who could see we were waiting, but ignored us and carried on chatting to another couple - from the conversation they wer locals. Not the most impressive customer service and not what we experienced on a previous visit, quite disappointing.

      • Average rating
    • Group of friends

      The staff were excellent and very helpful. The outside pool was amazing with the birds singing and the fresh air and of course the lovely sunny days helped!

      Our hotel room needs upgrading. The bedroom wardrobe was ancient and very dark in colour. New wardrobe, bedside table and desk in a lighter colour - oak would be good and also the headboards and curtains need changing. Apart from this, we enjoyed our stay but would not recommend the rooms to anyone.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      From the time we arrived for a short three day break, the staff were friendly and attentive, the hotels location on the edge of the forest was excellent and although our room was quite small it was well furnished and very clean, Luckily, the weather was kind to us, so we could make use of both indoor and outdoor pools. Overall, very happy, looking forward to going back.

      • Average rating
    • Single

      I have visitinthe New Forest for years and have alway wanted to stay here, we were not disappointed.

      • Average rating
    • Family with children

      The hotel looked lovely, the lobby was fabulous as we entered and the facilites were great. The staff are very attentive and do thier best to please. Lots of countryside and walks around (great for cyclists) and the hotel bar has a lovely enclosed area with a garden which is great for young children.

      The room ws a little disappointing and not great value for money. It was very basic and fairly small with a small double bed. Bathroom was quite dated as was the telly which was difficult to work and some channels were inaccessible, Heated towel rail was impossible to turn off which led to extra heat on an already uncomfortably warm night! Very pricey drinks!

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      The bed was very comfortable and the room was clean. The reception was excellent and very friendly. The breakfast was very good.

      The food was very poor in the dining room and the service was awful in the evening. The hotel needs to sort out the quality of food which doesnt match what they advertise. The hotel was shabby in the main rooms.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      We had dinner b & b, our reservation was upgraded to one of the recently refurbished rooms. Everything worked well, tea making facs in room all new. Top end of 4 star for out of town hotel. Food , both dinner and b'fast was fine

      • Average rating
    • Couple

      Nice surrouding. Breakfast was good.

      Room was very noisy - could hear people speak in the room above. Hotel has a long history but I didn't feel it lives up to its former glory.

      • Average rating
    • Couple

      There were building works on the floor immediatley below our room, therefore we could not have a nap in the afternoon and were woken early too.

      • Average rating
    • Couple

      Whilst the service was fantastic & all the staff were super friendly - i think the rooms needed some updating. I've stayed in better equipped hostels travelling Europe! I guess i felt like i had stepped back in time to the early 70's. We didn't use the pool/spa facilities so i can't comment on these i;m sorry.Was it value for money? i think if the room had been updated then yes as everything seemed to fall into place. If I had paid perhaps 40% less then i would have been a 10 out of 10 review!

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