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The South Hotels

Rufus House

  • Southampton Rd. Map It
  • Lyndhurst
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  • Friendly owners
  • Delicious breakfasts
  • Great location


  • Traffic noise in front rooms
  • Some rooms and beds are small
  • Weak pressure in some showers

Fodor's Review

Personal service and easy access to the New Forest are the draws at this turreted Victorian house close to Lyndhurst run by a Japanese-Italian couple. The pastel-walled rooms are simply furnished but bright, airy, and spotlessly clean—opt for one of the two larger rooms in the turret, both with four-poster beds, if available. As you enjoy the excellent breakfast, you can gaze out over the gardens. Yoga and meditation workshops are available.

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Southampton Rd., Lyndhurst, SO43 7BQ, England

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  • 8 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

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