The Three Lions Restaurant with Rooms

New Forest

Type:Restaurant with Rooms

The 3 Lions Inn, Stuckton, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 2HF

Tel: +44 01425 652489

The Three Lions Restaurant with Rooms


 Whether you are here to stay, dining within our restaurant, bar or outside spaces or simply enjoying your favourite tipple from our wide ranging drinks menu you will always receive a warm welcome here at The Three Lions.

Within this beautiful setting, The Three Lions is the place in which to relax with good food and fine wines, to come and go as you please without the formality of a hotel.

We have a range of comfortable en suite rooms all overlooking the gardens or private residents courtyard area. We offer a mixture of room types including rooms with private terrace and hot tub, double/twin rooms and a family room.

We have a garden annex of three rooms all with individual terrace and spacious hot tub. Enjoy garden views through the French doors from your king size bed before taking just a few steps to relax in your private hot tub.

Three further double/twin rooms overlook the courtyard and the peaceful forest beyond, one of which offers a small balcony for extended views.

Spacious rooms with built in wardrobes offering a comfortable place to stay.

The perfect addition to any break allowing you to relax and unwind away from the hectic pace of every day life.

All rooms have access to the private residents courtyard and gardens including a sauna and decking area with sun loungers. Make use of our room service app to enjoy food and drink brought to you at the click of a button.

Our menus are based on fresh local produce reflecting the changing of the seasons, complimented with varied daily specials.
Our style is contemporary English cuisine to be enjoyed in a relaxing atmosphere and served by friendly knowledgeable staff.

There is a cosy bar area with comfortable seating to enjoy relaxing drinks before and after your meal. You’ll choose from our extensive drinks menu offering an expansive range of wines, spirits, beers, ciders and soft drinks.

Our friendly staff will greet you and show you to a table before taking your order so you can relax as soon as you arrive.

In our bar area and outside spaces you can take advantage of browsing our order and pay service, follow a prompt to a web based drinks menu, browse then order and your drinks will come to you!

Our traditional styled informal dining room, is in keeping with the natural surrounding and heritage of the Forest.

Our aim is to create a comfortable, warm, and welcoming atmosphere.

Our a la carte menu is based mainly on fresh local produce reflecting the changing of the seasons complimented with daily specials.

Don’t forget the all important Sunday roast, we run a specific Sunday lunch menu offering the classics we all enjoy alongside other delicious options.

We are very happy to accommodate specific dietary requirements and allergies and will offer suitable alternatives wherever possible

Our extensive wine list includes fantastic wines from around the world, you’ll be spoilt for choice but remember there is always the next time to try ‘that other one’.

Its not just wine you’ll have a tough time choosing, we have a great selection of spirits to select, some will be familiar while others will inspire you to try new. With a wide range of mixers and soft drinks you’ll find the perfect drink for any occasion.

There is a cosy bar area with comfortable seating to enjoy relaxing drinks before and after your meal. You will choose from our extensive drinks menu offering an expansive range of wines, spirits, beers, ciders and soft drinks.

Only half a mile away is the small country town of Fordingbridge, a picturesque welcoming town on the banks of the river Avon with a number of local shops and amenities as well as cafes, galleries, a museum and even a cinema.

There are amazing walking and cycling opportunities throughout the area, you could choose from hundreds of miles of tracks in the beautiful New Forest, The Avon Valley path following the course of the River Avon between Christchurch and Salisbury or miles of stunning coastline. Work up an appetite before relaxing and refuelling in our cosy bar and restaurant.

There is a wide variety of attractions in the local area including wildlife parks, theme parks, museums, shopping centres, market towns and pretty villages. Whatever your interests there are plenty of options nearby with some of the closest listed below.

Most of our staff are very local and are happy to recommend and answer any questions you may have.


Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double en suite£42.50 per person per night (breakfast included)
Family en suite£42.50 per person per night (breakfast included)
Twin en suite£42.50 per person per night (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Additional Meal Details - Packed lunches provided
  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Room Service
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Special diets catered for

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - 0
  • Children's outdoor play area - Children's outdoor play area
  • Cot - Cots available
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair - High chairs available

Establishment Features

  • 24 hr return laundry service
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Central heating throughout
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Night porter
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year
  • Pets accepted
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties
  • Wireless Internet Access

Languages spoken

  • French spoken
  • Spanish spoken

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course
  • Cycle Hire
  • Other sporting facilities - Leisure club (onsite or nearby)
  • Sauna

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside
  • Inn
  • Non smoking establishment

Room / Unit Features

  • Baths some rooms
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms

Specialist Features

  • Marketed as gay friendly
  • Special provisions for cyclists


Map & Directions

Road Directions

We are less than 1 mile from the A338 with easy access from Salisbury, Bournemouth and from junction 1 of the M27 we are just a 15 minute drive across the beautiful New Forest.


  • Tourism South East Award -Tourism South East Member - Bronze Tourism South East Member - Bronze 2022

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
2023 - Opening (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)

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