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The Drift Inn

Type:Public House

Beaulieu Road, Near Lyndhurst, SO42 7YQ

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The Drift Inn


Set in the heart of the New Forest, our family-friendly pub serves home-cooked food and a great selection of ales for you to try. Wellies, walking boots and dogs always welcome. 

Food is served all day from breakfast right through to dinner. 

For opening times, to view our delicious menus or to find out more, check out our website at

Guide Prices

Starters from £4.95 and main meals from £8.50.

Our Sunday lunches start from £10.95 (£9.50 for vegetarians).



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • Chef
  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Facilities for groups


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • WiFi or internet access

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Find us just off the B3056 on the right next to the Beaulieu Road Station. The nearest railway station is Beaulieu Road, which is 0 miles away.


  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2018
  • New Forest AwardsNew Forest Marque New Forest Marque 2016
  • New Forest AwardsNew Forest Breakfast New Forest Breakfast 2016
  • Other AwardsGo New Forest Card Go New Forest Card 2018
  • Other AwardsGo New Forest Member Go New Forest Member 2018

Opening Times

* Weekdays from 11am -11pm

Fridays and Saturdays 11am - 12midnight.

Sundays 11am - 10.30pm.

Serving food from 12noon - 9.00pm

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