Event & Party Hire

Looking for a venue to host a special event or party?

From small intimate dinner parties to buffet style catering for up to 110 guests, the Walhampton Arms is the perfect place to celebrate that special occasion or business event.

We offer a wider range of menu options. From canapes, cold meats or freshly cut sandwiches to our homemade lasagne, curry’s or succulent hand-carved roasted joints of meat, all set at a price-per-head that fits with any budget.

If there’s something special you’d like? Then just let us know and our chefs will do everything they can to help. With a range of desserts or afternoon cream teas, we also cater for those with a sweet tooth!

In addition to catering for your every need, our team can also help you plan your event or function. Whether it’s a live band or a DJ to get the party started, or help with flowers or specific decorations, we have a wealth of local contacts to take the stress out of things.

View our sample menus:

“WOW !!!!!! best carvery I've had in months. Staff friendly. Food fantastic. Just a generally great place. We are on holiday and this place was recommended. Thank you so much.”

Paul C

"Visited on a busy Friday night. Had a wonderful meal, we chose from the main menu which had a new look to it, presentation of the food was fantastic."

Barbara E

“Had a weekend away in New Forest, we stopped here for Sunday lunch. One of the best roasts I've had….. Will definitely be going back there. Top restaurant!!”

Emily A

“Had a fantastic time at The Walhampton Arms. As did out party of 50 people! The buffet put on by the pub was superb, many of our guests remarked on how lovely the food was. Would recommend this place to anybody for any event.”

Jules S

“Situated just outside Lymington on the way to Beaulieu through the New Forest. It has a private room for hire. A good comprehensive menu and a specials board. Very friendly and helpful staff.”

John A

“We have eaten in many New Forest pubs to mixed reviews, we found this one to be one of the best for food and value. Staff were also friendly and helpful.”

Ellie A

“Popped in for a lunch whilst waiting for the IOW ferry. Wonderful food and service from their friendly staff. Dog friendly as well.”

Gerald S

“Very pleased with the service, staff and the excellent food, nothing was too much trouble. All freshly cooked, good size portions and exceptional quality. We will return.”

Graham W



01590 673113

Gavin & Georgia Hawkins
The Walhampton Arms
Walhampton Hill
SO41 5RE


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Opening Times

Bar opening times

Monday – Thursday:
11:30am - 3pm  |  5pm -10pm
Friday – Saturday:
11:30am - 3pm  |  5pm -11pm
11:30am - 3:30pm | 6pm - 9pm

Food service times

Monday – Saturday:  
12pm – 2:30pm |  5:30-8:30pm
12pm – 3pm (last sitting 2:45pm) Carvery
6pm – 8pm (normal menu)

Breakfast for residence only (at the moment we are not doing a non-resident breakfast)
Monday – Friday – 7:30am – 9:00am
Saturday and Sunday – 8am – 9:30am

Check in for overnight guests is 5pm


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