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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I picked the Montagu Arms as a venue for proposal, after reading many positive reviews; we were not disappointed. The venue is wonderful, both in style and atmosphere. The service from the staff was beyond reproach, and the meal was probably one of the best I have experienced. The selection of wines, while wasted on us, was impressive. I would...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful midweek stay here, we were very well looked after by the friendly and attentive staff. The crackling fire in the hallway and gentle ticking Grandfather clock in the lounge had me feeling thoroughly relaxed. Both the food in Monty's pub (top notch burger) and the tasting menu in the restaurant was exemplary, Great flavour combinations that were...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic reception with that smell of the open fire that I remember from my visit 20 years ago. Great room with four poster bed. Everything you could need. Mystery taster menu was excellent with matched wine on each of the seven courses. All topped off with a great full English We will be back.

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SunilKanjanghat, General Manager at Montagu Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for writing and posting your ‘Magic anniversary’ review following your recent visit. It is fantastic to learn that you have returned again after 20 years. I was delighted to read that you dined in the Terrace restaurant and so pleased that you enjoyed the Tasting Menu with the wine pairing, which is proving to...

London
Reviewed 1 week ago

It started well and carried on throughout. A member of staff was collecting some items from his car but greeted us as we pulled up, unloaded our car and took one of our cases through to reception. Everything met or exceeded our expectations. Even the room service meal and wine was superb. The hotel was busy but the wait was...

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SunilKanjanghat, General Manager at Montagu Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for this wonderful five star-rated review, I am absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Our guests are very important to the team and I am always so thrilled to read how much they have been appreciated. They aspire to treat each and every one of our valued guests in a naturally warm, friendly...

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting the area and saw it was open to non residents ,so we dropped in to see if we could have a Coffee. We were show the Lounge area and had our order taken it arrived promptly with some biscuits ( a very thoughtful touch) and all the staff were lovely . The areas we saw all looked...

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SunilKanjanghat, General Manager at Montagu Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for taking the time to write and post a review following your recent visit for coffee. I am so pleased that you decided to ‘drop in’ and delighted that you enjoyed the experience. The areas that you saw when visiting have been recently refurbished and we always take great care to ensure that any...

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding at the Montagu Arms on 23rd October and it was perfect. The staff were exceptional and gave us first class service throughout the whole day. Clara, our wedding coordinator, was outstanding and made sure everything went smoothly. A number of guests commented that it was the best wedding food they have ever had and everyone thought...

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SunilKanjanghat, General Manager at Montagu Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for finding the time to write and post such a wonderful five star review, we all very much appreciate it. The whole team, Clara and I are absolutely delighted to receive this amazing feedback following the special occasion of your wedding and it is fantastic to read that it was the best day you...

Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Montagu Arm a few years ago and decided to return for another Autumn birthday weekend break. What a pleasure to see and enjoy the high standards have been maintained. A friendly warm welcome by staff, comfortable room, delightful surroundings and delicious food set the scene. This time we tried the taster menu with the fine wine option....

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SunilKanjanghat, General Manager at Montagu Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so much for your ‘The Perfect Weekend Break’ review with all your superb feedback and the five stars. We strive hard to maintain our high standards and exceed our valued guests’ expectations and it was fantastic for us all to read your wonderful comments. I was so pleased to read that you were able to try...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting room clean bar staff wonderful unfortunately had to be as quiet as church mouses . And you need to be fit to get to your rooms. However once there the view is Stunning,just don't forget anything from your car as the trek up and down especially if you are in one of the top rooms may just finish...

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SunilKanjanghat, General Manager at Montagu Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your review following your recent stay with us. I am however, saddened with the two star rating despite you finding the setting ‘lovely’, your room ‘clean’, the view from your room ‘stunning’ and the bar staff ‘wonderful’. We strive to maintain a comfortable home-from-home, peaceful atmosphere in the hotel to ensure our guests thoroughly relax...

Marlborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at this hotel, the staff look after you very well, the rooms are so comfortable and the food is delicious. The sommelier has a great deal of knowledge and selected the most interesting wines.

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SunilKanjanghat, General Manager at Montagu Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write and post your review following your recent stay with us, we very much appreciate your lovely comments. I was delighted to learn that you enjoyed a ‘wonderful stay’ and your feedback regarding the staff, rooms and food is most welcome for us all. My sommelier was delighted to hear your...

Dibden Purlieu, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here to celebrate our wedding anniversary where we were married 20 years ago. Once the manager knew this he sent up champagne and chocolates to the room. We visit regularly and can always rely on the staff, food, service and rooms being of a consistently high level. The hotel moves with the times but does not loose its cosy,...

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SunilKanjanghat, General Manager at Montagu Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest I really am very appreciative of this superb five star-rated review – thank you! It was so lovely to meet you both and we remain delighted that although you only live a few miles from the hotel you still came to stay with us to celebrate your special wedding anniversary. As you rightly mention we do try and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
The Terrace Restaurant
The Terrace Restaurant
Cuisines: European, British
Monty's Inn
Monty's Inn
Cuisines: Bar, European, British, Pub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Montagu Arms Hotel offers luxury accommodation in the quaint village of Beaulieu in Heart of the New Forest. The Michelin Starred Terrace Restaurant makes it the venue of choice for indulgently delicious fine dining with a taste of tranquil country life. The 18th Century Hotel is the perfect setting for a romantic getaway, walking holiday or a midweek break; oozing traditional charm with its open brick fireplaces, oak panelling and impressive gardens. The historical village of Beaulieu is just 30 minutes from Southampton Cruise Terminal making us the ideal base both pre and post your cruise. The Terrace Restaurant has held its Michelin Star for 5 years running and pays homage to both tradition and innovation; whilst Head chef Matthew Tomkinson uses the finest seasonal ingredients available to create award winning dishes. We are not ones for passing fads, every ingredient has to deserve its place in our dishes. No gimmicks, Just great food.For a more relaxed meal, Monty’s offers wonderful home-cooked classics or country fare, whilst delectable Afternoon Tea can be served in our conservatory or gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Montagu Arms Hotel

Address: Palace Lane, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > New Forest > Brockenhurst > Beaulieu
Price Range: £131 - £273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Montagu Arms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Montagu Arms Beaulieu
Hotel Montagu Arms
Montagu Arms Hotel Beaulieu, New Forest
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“Rooms at front overlook palace house”
 of 5 bubbles W7827HXgrahamb, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try for a garden facing room and not too far from reception.”
 of 5 bubbles bearperson, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This hotel does not have its own Spa but links to one close by .”
 of 5 bubbles wendybF4741AT, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the garden are quiet but the ones in the front have a nice view of the village.”
 of 5 bubbles 74tomm, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor suite at the back overlooking the pretty garden. Quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles soozt106, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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