Lyndhurst Pubs

Whether you’re looking to enjoy a quiet drink with friends, plan a large celebration or indulge in a home-cooked meal, you won’t find a finer establishment than The Swan Inn. Nestled amongst breathtaking scenery, The Swan Inn has much to offer our patrons, and we’re confident that you’ll agree that we are one of the best Lyndhurst pubs around.

Discover One of the Most Exceptional Pubs Lyndhurst Has Seen

There is nothing quite like spending the day exploring nature, and Lyndhurst and its environs have much to see and do. You can read more about this below, but for now, we would like to tell you more about Lyndhurst pub that are out of this world – specifically; The Swan Inn! Whether you’ve just got back from walking the dog or have just spent the day out with family, our pub is sure not to disappoint.

The Swan Inn boasts a truly olde-worlde feel with traditional, yet comfortable furnishings, historical items from a by-gone era adorning the walls, and a beautifully exquisite brickwork fireplace. When you step inside, you’ll instantly feel right at home thanks to our friendly and personable team. Unlike many other pubs in Lyndhurst; we even welcome dogs!

Step outside, and you’ll find tables fitted with large umbrellas. There is also a large open beer garden out the back, set within picturesque scenery and complete with a children’s playground.  All-in-all, the perfect spot to enjoy a refreshing beverage and a tasty meal on a hot summer’s day.

Dine At One of the Most Luxurious Pubs in Lyndhurst


Our extensive Main Menu caters for all, from those after a light bite to visitors looking to enjoy an evening meal or Sunday lunch. Lyndhurst pub don’t come better than ours and the proof, as they say, is in the pudding. We boast an impressive selection of home-cooked dishes and desserts all freshly prepared to order.

As one of the finest pubs Lyndhurst has to offer for food, you can rest assured that all of our dishes are made using the freshest ingredients. We locally source where possible, and our seasonal menu changes regularly. From our spring menu, why not start off with our tasty ‘Goat’s Cheese with Baked Field Mushrooms, Rustic Toast and Thyme Oil’.

Our main dishes include favourites such as ‘Steak and Ale Pie with Seasonal Vegetables and a Choice of Potatoes’ and ‘Beer Battered Haddock and Chips with Garden Peas, Tartare Sauce and a Wedge of Lemon’. For our desserts, no other Lyndhurst pubs can hope to compete with options such as:

Sticky Toffee Pudding with Custard or Ice Cream

Toblerone Tart with Ice Cream

Butterscotch Pudding with Custard or Ice Cream

New Forest Ice Creams and more!

We are also one of the most accommodating Lyndhurst pubs around. As well as the above, we also offer a choice of sandwiches, a Children’s Menu, Gluten Free Menu and a Sunday Menu too.

Events and Functions

In addition to private sit down meals, we can also cater for parties, large groups and functions. We have the capacity to cater for up to 80 guests per sitting and can offer a bespoke booking; we can even take requests. All events and functions must be booked by either phone, email or in person and we can reserve different areas of the pub to suit your needs.


Of course, what sort of pub would we be if we didn’t serve an exceptional range of drinks to our clientele? Here at The Swan Inn, you’ll discover a myriad of delicious beverages, sure to whet any appetite and please any connoisseur. From tasty local ciders and real ales to wines from around the world and the finest spirits and liqueurs; there is something for everyone to enjoy. Plus, we also have all of the usual favourites on tap. So, whether you’re in need of something to warm the cockles or cool you down on a hot day, you won’t find a better choice in any other Lyndhurst pubs.

The New Forest

As mentioned above, there is much to see and do, and one of the biggest attractions by far is The New Forest. Encompassing around 571 km², The New Forest offers scenery untouched by man as well as a wide range of trails to explore many boasting wonderful surprises along the way. Renowned for its heathland and native ponies, photo opportunities are sure to be plentiful. To the South East of the New Forest, you will discover The National Motor Museum as well as Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway. Plus, The New Forest is also home to other wildlife too such as wolves, owls and otters. With so much to offer, every trip will be a whole new experience in itself. And, what better way to finish off than at one of the finest Lyndhurst pubs around?

Why Visit The Swan Inn

A firm favourite among tourists, Kings and Queens alike throughout the ages, Lyndhurst boasts a long and proud history. The Swan Inn has existed since around 1731 and has seen many patrons pass through its doors over the years. Today, this family-run establishment has the proud distinction as one of the most exceptional pubs Lyndhurst has experienced.

Inside, you’ll discover wonderful décor, all of which encapsulates the many different cultures and events that have occurred throughout the centuries. In a way, it’s like a little piece of history for you to enjoy while relaxing with the family. It is also – along with our incredible service and fantastic selection of food and drink – what sets us apart from other pubs in Lyndhurst.

Contact Us

Stop your search for Lyndhurst pubs and pay The Swan Inn a visit today. If you prefer, you can book ahead by calling 023 8028 2203.

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