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Royal Oak Pub

Fritham, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7HJ, England
+44 23 8081 2606
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Absolutely fantastic shepherds huts!!!

Its difficult for us to adequately describe just how truly wonderful our stay in the shepherds huts... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Essex, United Kingdom
Perfect village pub

Walked up from Brockenhurst. Kids on bikes. Beautiful route up through the forest. Traditional pub... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Fritham, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7HJ, England
+44 23 8081 2606
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its difficult for us to adequately describe just how truly wonderful our stay in the shepherds huts at the Royal Oak was. From start to end, the owners- Jenna, Pauline and Neil, could not have done more to make our stay more comfortable. Every detail...More

Thank yungjedi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked up from Brockenhurst. Kids on bikes. Beautiful route up through the forest. Traditional pub with plenty of covered outside space. Friendly staff. Have been before and will be back again.

Thank itslikethiz
Reviewed 11 May 2017

A regular haunt of ours after a walk and today was up to the usual high standard. My husband and I had a lovely lunch beer, soda and ham and cheese ploughman's lunches. They are £8.50 each but the produce used is high quality, excellent...More

Thank marlynn52
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Well kept Beer and good choice. Pork pie stunning and the cheese ploughman's very generous. Service excellent and .very friendly and quick. Car parking the only issue-need to get there early to get parked close.

1  Thank Melvyn G
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My husband and I stayed in the smaller hut while my sister in law and her fiancee stayed in the larger middle one. It was the most enjoyable and cosy weekend away with it being a great base to explore the New Forest and the...More

1  Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This pub came recommended by people we rent a local cottage from on a regular basis. To say the welcome was not what we expected would be an understatement. When asked a few days later by the people who recommended the pub how we got...More

Thank mgarnham1960
Reviewed 2 April 2017

we visited the Royal Oak after a very long and wet walk across the moors and woods nearby, having seen this pub in the good beer guide we thought we would give it a try!! What a delightful find it was, the food is absolutely...More

Thank cpmachin
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We have just had two wonderful nights, staying in one of the three Shepherd's Huts behind the gorgeous Royal Oak pub. Superbly equipped, with everything you could possibly need for a glamping experience in the heart of the beautiful New Forest. Each hut has its...More

1  Thank Sally G
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We found the Royal Oak on a drive out through the New Forest. The car park was closed, but we parked ok on the street by the pub. We found a table by the open log fire and settled in to look at the menu....More

1  Thank Richard C
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We stayed for three nights in the Shepherds Huts behind the pub. The welcome was warm, helpful and unobtrusive . The quality of the Huts are superb, the setting is beautiful , access to the Forest is easy , and the ploughmans and beer were...More

3  Thank David041268
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