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Drift Inn

(formerly Beaulieu Road Inn)

Beaulieu Road
Beaulieu Road
SO42 7YQ

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Opening Times


Monday7.00 am - 10.30 pm
Tuesday7.00 am - 10.30 pm
Wednesday7.00 am - 10.30 pm
Thursday7.00 am - 10.30 pm
Friday7.00 am - 11.00 pm
Saturday7.00 am - 11.00 pm
Sunday8.00 am - 10.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon - Sat 7am - 10.30am, noon - 9.30pm
Sun 8am - 10.30am, noon - 9pm

About the Pub

Located in the middle of the New Forest and surrounded by heath, this pub takes its name from annual 'drifts' where ponies are rounded up opposite to the pub. Formerly named the Beaulieu Road Inn, this pub is located near Beaulieu Road rail station. Inside, the pub has contemporary d├ęcor with a seating area around the bar and a large restaurant to the side. The menu offers modern pub food using locally sourced ingredients with a separate menu for children. Outside is large garden with plenty of seating, some of it covered by a marque, and a children's play area.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Cotleigh --varies--
  • Flack Manor --varies--
  • Ringwood --varies--

Beers change round every three months or so.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Ringwood; Vibrant Forest; Flack Manor.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • Parking Parking

    Small, but there is a forest car park opposite.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    There are even dog towels in the entrance hall.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation

    In the adjoining hotel.

  • Camping Camping Nearby on-site

    In Denny Wood.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Drift Inn

Beaulieu Road
Beaulieu Road
SO42 7YQ

Sat Nav Reference

50.85469, -1.50378

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  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (90m)

New Forest Tour bus late June - mid Sept only.

Nearby Station (120m)

Beaulieu Road


Next to Beaulieu Road rail station (B3056).

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Drift Inn, Beaulieu Road

Drift Inn

Beaulieu Road
Beaulieu Road
SO42 7YQ

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Pub
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Accommodation
  • Camping Nearby
  • Newspapers
  • Real Fire
  • Restaurant Area
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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