The Experience

Chewton Glen

A world-renowned luxury country house hotel and spa situated less than two hours from central London, between the ancient New Forest and the sea on the South Coast of England.  Chewton Glen is set in one of the most fascinating areas of Britain.

Located on the border of Hampshire and Dorset, the picturesque landscape of the New Forest, William the Conqueror’s royal hunting ground, is on the hotel’s doorstep.  World famous attractions such as Stonehenge, Broadlands, and the historic cathedral cities of Winchester and Salisbury, are all an easy drive away, as are the famed gardens of Exbury.

An English Original….For over 45 years Chewton Glen has been welcoming guests to the South Coast of England. Only 35 minutes from Southampton Dock it is the ideal pre and post Cruise stay option.

As you would expect in a world-class Country House Hotel each room and suite has been decorated to provide the ultimate in luxury and comfort. The combination of unique antique furnishings, magnificent fabrics and countless knick-knacks has created a sophisticated but relaxed style. Each bedroom is individually designed and decorated to give it a unique ‘feel’ and atmosphere. Each room is equipped to the highest standard to help make your stay at Chewton Glen a wonderful, relaxing experience. 

No two rooms are alike, the 35 bedrooms and 35 suites of this luxury hotel share décor that reflect the epitome of aristocratic artistry.

Hidden away in a wooded valley you will find 12 of the hotels suites situated in new luxury tree houses. The Treehouses are unique in every sense. Built high among the trees of a secluded valley, each Treehouse is an unforgettable setting for unwinding, for relaxing, for simply being.

Exterior architecture is in perfect harmony with the surrounding treescape. From their private balcony guests feel the ultimate seclusion; high above ground; far from everyday life.

The interiors let nature in. Huge windows give a panoramic view through the canopy to the valley beyond. Every need is catered for. From food to spa treatments, everything comes to you.

The award winning Restaurant offers a variety of dishes from a selection of menus. The style of cookery is eclectic, and extensive use is made of fresh local produce such as wild mushrooms, vegetables and game from the New Forest, and seafood from local Christchurch and Lymington. Vegetarian dishes are always available. There is a fabulous cellar with a choice of over 500 wines to accompany your food.

Recently voted Best Hotel Spa in Europe by Germany’s Gala magazine, Chewton Glen’s spa sets a new benchmark in hotel health, fitness and relaxation. A selection of over 50 beauty and body treatments is provided by a team of highly qualified therapists and fitness instructors. The club is spacious and luxurious, and features the latest technology along with the highest level of comfort. The centrepiece of the club is a sixteen metre ‘Ozone treated’ classical style indoor pool, and also there is also has a ladies and gentlemen’s hairdressing salon.

Within the 130 acres of grounds there are a 9-hole par 3 golf course, a practice range, two indoor and two outdoor tennis courts, an outdoor swimming pool, a croquet lawn and putting green. There are many delightful walking and jogging trails around the grounds, including one to the nearby beach. There is also a range of fabulous Country pursuits available in the grounds and nearby, from clay shooting and archery, to horse riding and falconry.

A very special place….The unsurpassed heritage of gracious English hospitality and the balance between heritage and evolution is what makes Chewton Glen a hotel that constantly surprises.

Chewton Glen is a luxury country-house hotel and spa set in 130 acres on the edge of the New Forest National Park, just a few minutes’ walk from the sea. Two hours from London and 30 minutes from the Southampton Docks, this is the perfect location for a pre- or post-cruise stay or a relaxing break experiencing everything the English countryside has to offer. Hidden in a wooded valley within the grounds you will find 12 remarkable luxury tree house suites. The spa is world-class, with more than 60 divine treatments, an ozone-treated swimming pool, hydrotherapy spa pool and more — the perfect recipe for rest and relaxation.

Take time to enjoy a leisurely walk through the gardens to view the ocean.Distance from Southampton Airport (SOU): 20 mi/32 km
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