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White Rabbit Hotel

Located in the picturesque country village of Lyndhurst in the heart of the New Forest National Park, The White Rabbit is an attractive hotel with large grounds and terraces. Since its refurbishment in September 2011, its 15 en-suite bedrooms have been refitted with new bathrooms and facilities.

Paulton Park, Beaulieu Motor Museum and the city of Southampton are only a short distance from this lovely Hampshire hotel. While slightly further afield you will discover Portsmouth’s historic port, and it’s a short ferry journey to the green hills and quiet beaches of the Isle of Wight. For walkers, ramblers, cyclists and picnickers, the ancient landscape of the New Forest is right on your doorstep. Historic Lyndhurst itself has much to offer, with its antique shops, tea houses and quaint thatched cottages, all within easy reach of The White Rabbit Hotel.

The ideal hotel for Southampton, Bournemouth and Portsmouth
The major Hampshire cities of bustling Southampton and historic Portsmouth are within easy reach of Lyndhurst, and a coastal change of scene is just 20 miles away in Bournemouth, a seaside resort town with vibrant nightlife.

Perfect accomodation for the New Forest and Hampshire area
Whether you are looking for a short break or accommodation for longer, after exploring the New Forest’s miles of scenic cycle tracks and footpaths, the whole of Hampshire is easily accessible from Lyndhurst, the historic heart of the New Forest. Historic houses, beautiful gardens, delightful New Forest villages and hamlets, and of course the famous New Forest ponies are all close by when you stay at The White Rabbit Hotel in Lyndhurst.

Weddings at The White Rabbit Hotel
The White Rabbit Hotel provides an idyllic country setting perfect for weddings and other special occasions in the Lyndhurst, Hampshire area. Whether you’re looking to host a private party, dining event or business meeting, our function room can host for up to 35 guests and offers superb in-house catering.

How to get here
We are situated on the A337 Romsey Road in the New Forest – only four miles from Junction 1 of the M27. Southampton city centre is only 9.6 miles away and Southampton Airport is only a little over five miles further. To find us by satnav, use the postcode SO43 7AR.

How to book
You can check availability and book your stay at The White Rabbit Hotel in Lyndhurst right now on this website. We guarantee the best price online. Or you can call us on 02380 282814 to discuss your hotel requirements. We look forward to welcoming you to The White Rabbit Hotel.


In September 2011 the hotel had a complete refurbishment meaning all of its 15 rooms have been completely refitted with new bathrooms and all new décor.

All of the rooms come with a flat-screen digital TV, tea & coffee making facilities and a hairdryer. Family rooms are also available, which can cater for families up to 5 and cots can be made available on request.

The White Rabbit is accompanied by a Chef & Brewer pub and restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is also a function room available and ample on-site parking.

  • 15 bedrooms, all en-suite
  • Chef & Brewer pub restaurant
  • Family rooms available
  • Flat-screen digital TV
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Unlimited free Wi-Fi
  • Function room available (capacity 35 people)
  • Ample on-site parking
  • Cots available on request
  • All rooms are non-smoking

Contact Details

Tel: 02380 282814 Fax: 02380 282814 Email:
Address: Romsey Road, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, SO43 7AR

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Functions rooms

Most of our hotels have function rooms that are the perfect place to hold a function of any sort, including parties, receptions or events. Our function rooms are regularly used for birthdays, christenings, weddings, celebrations, get-togethers and much more. We offer a warm welcome and will be on hand to make sure your day or night goes smoothly.

Make an enquiry today!


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Meeting rooms

Our function rooms are also the perfect place to hold meetings or presentations, whether they be corporate, personal or for clubs or societies. 

If you’re looking for a specific meeting room, please make an enquiry. 

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Directions & attractions


Nearby Attractions

About Lyndhurst

Situated on Romsey Road (part of the A337) in the New Forest – only four miles from the M27 and 9.6 miles from Southampton – is the pretty country village of Lyndhurst. This picturesque area is peppered with cosy pubs, tearooms and restaurants, and the impressive 19th century church of St Michael and All Angels stands proudly at its heart.

The village’s New Forest Museum reveals the forest’s ancient history and heritage, and the area is a good foundation from which to explore the national park itself.

The hotel makes an ideal base to explore the many major visitor attractions and historic sites within easy reach of Lyndhurst.

New Forest

Explorers are spoilt for choice when they step inside the New Forest. This ancient woodland is a playground for cyclists and hikers, with a wealth of routes leading you through extraordinary gardens, parks and villages. Guided walks are available, where local experts reveal the fascinating history and geology of the area.

Peppa Pig Theme Park

If your children love Peppa Pig then they will be overjoyed with a day at Peppa Pig World. A theme park dedicated to the popular children’s character that boasts fun-filled rides and attractions including Peppa’s Big Balloon Ride and George’s Dinosaur Adventure.

Beaulieu National Motor Museum

Car enthusiasts are guaranteed an interesting day out at the National Motor Museum, where you learn all about the history of motoring. From modern rally and F1 racing machines to James Bond’s car collection, Beaulieu offers so much more, with the spectacular Palace House & Gardens and Beaulieu Abbey to explore all within the magnificent Beaulieu Estate.


The closest city to the New Forest is the vibrant city and major port of Southampton. From a Maritime Museum that explains Southampton’s ties to the Titanic to the City Art Gallery and its 3,500 pieces of European art, there are a whole host of attractions here that will entertain the entire family.

Paulton’s Theme Park

Located in the village of Ower on the Paulton Estate, Paulton Theme Park has over 60 rides and attractions covering its 140 acres of land. Rides include the Cobra (the park’s fastest and longest rollercoaster), and is home to Peppa Pig World. In addition to the rides, there are more than 80 species of animals here that children can meet and greet.