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Family-friendly New Forest inn

At a glance

Bar menu
Beer festival
Open all year
Kids play area
Dog friendly

This inn is surrounded by the glorious New Forest National Park. The word 'drift' refers to the centuries-old, twice a year, round-up of the 3,000-plus free-wandering ponies. Beers from Ringwood on the western side of the forest and a guest ale are served in the bar.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Open all week
  • Open all day
  • Opening times: 7am–11pm (Saturday 7.30am–11pm Sunday 7.30am–10.30pm)
  • Lunch: Monday to Saturday 12-9.30 (Sunday and Bank holidays 12–9)
  • Dinner: Monday to Saturday 12-9.30 (Sunday and Bank holidays 12–9)

Food and drink

  • Set menu available

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Beer festival
  • Cider festival


  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu
  • Play area available


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in restaurant
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

From Lyndhurst take B3056 (Beaulieu Road) signed Beaulieu. Cross railway line, inn on right.

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