Birthdays & large parties

The perfect venue

We all understand how stressful it can be to organise a birthday or large party. Trying to find a venue that can not only accommodate a large number of people but also offer a great experience is difficult. When you add wanting catering for the party, it becomes even more of a struggle to find the perfect venue for you.

How we can help

The Swan Inn is a charming family run pub situated just outside the town of Lyndhurst in the New Forest. Our pub encapsulates the rich history of the New Forest and the many cultures it has been home to over the centuries. Surrounded by stunning scenery on the outside and beautiful décor that harkens back through the years, we are a great venue choice for your birthday and large parties.

Our establishment is perfect to host your party no matter the occasion. With the entirety of the New Forest as our backdrop, you and your guests can spend the day outside exploring all it has to offer. Then, when you are ready for food and drink, you can head over to our pub where our talented team will cater to your every need.

We all want something a little different and memorable when it comes to birthdays or large parties. That is why it is important to find somewhere that caters to a wide range of activities while providing great food and accommodation.


Why not make that special event an extended celebration by taking advantage of our accommodation? At The Swan Inn, we provide the most affordable but luxurious rooms in the area, so you and your guests can enjoy a comfortable stay. If you are wanting to have a weekend celebration in the New Forest, our bed and breakfast is a great choice.

We have a wonderful range of rooms to choose from, from singles to doubles, each one fully furnished and equipped with all the usual amenities. All of our rooms are kept clean and well maintained to ensure you and your guests enjoy a comfortable stay with us.

If your guests are coming from further afield, we have on-site parking available to accommodate their arrival and all our guests can use our complimentary W-Fi. Our Wi-Fi access makes it easy for you to research all the activities available to you in the area, from Paulton’s Park to Marwell Zoo.

Food & Drink

When you book The Swan Inn for a birthday or large part, you will find we have a talented team that can cater to all dietary requirements. We provide fresh, home cooked meals every day, sourcing local ingredients so you can enjoy an authentic New Forest meal. Our team can cater to all of your requirements and we are happy to receive personalised requests.

Able to comfortable accommodate up to 100 people for a sit down meal, you’ll be able to invite everyone you love to celebrate with you. We can create a bespoke menu tailored to your event and we also cater to vegetarians and vegans so no one should feel left out.

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To make a booking please call and speak to a friendly member of our team on 023 8028 2203.

*Bookings can only be made by phone

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