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Master Builder's House

Buckler’s Hard, Beaulieu Estate, Brockenhurst, S842 7XB, UK
Master Builder's House Master Builder's House 01590 616253 Buckler’s Hard Beaulieu Estate Brockenhurst
93 out of 100% 7 votes


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  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Electric Car Charging Point

The picturesque setting of the Master Builder's House makes this hotel the perfect place to unwind and enjoy some rest and recuperation in the New Forest National Park.

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Rooms & Facilities
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  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Electric Car Charging Point

Number of Bedrooms: 26

Parking Spaces: 34

Steps into Hotel: 15

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Master Builder's House in Buckler's Hard is in a beautiful location with amazing views over the Beaulieu River, nestled within this quaint village. This country house hotel is ideal for a relaxing break in quirky but affordable luxury. The most important aspect of the Master Builder's House is to relax and what better way than in the stunning setting of New Forest National Park. The Master Builder's House retains many historic features from oak beams to flags of Nelson's conquests using the boats built at Buckler's Hard. Being located on Lord Montagu's Beaulieu Estate this three star hotel in Hampshire is just a few minutes drive from the grand Beaulieu Palace House and the National Motor Museum.

Taking inspiration from Mr Henry Adams, the former shipbuilder and resident of the hotel building, the 26 bedrooms at the Master Builder's House are named after his work. This historic hotel can boast some of the oldest rooms still in their original format. With the options of cosy, classic, chic and luxury room types there is sure to be an options for all at Master Builder. In all the rooms you’ll find complimentary Wifi, Nespresso coffee machines, mini fridge and TV as well as ensuite facilities. 

This is a top a dog-friendly hotel in Hampshire so much so that it was awarded “Dog Friendly Hotel of the Year 2021” by The Good Hotel Guide. There are nine rooms available in the Henry Adams wing for you and your well behaved canine, for just small additional charge. 

Offering seasonal, fresh good food, the AA Rosette winning Riverview Restaurant at the Master Builder's House offers fine dining in comfortable surroundings overlooking the river. In the warmer months enjoy good quality wine and ales on the terrace restaurant overlooking both the the gardens and river. In winter take advantage of the large open fire whilst sipping on your favorite refreshment.

The Master Builder's House offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



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tick Tea/Coffee
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tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4

Many fine old naval ships were built at Buckler’s Hard. In fact you can still see the old grassy ‘slips’ just below the hotel. It's appropriate to celebrate the work of Mr Henry Adams by naming the bedrooms after some of his work. With a choice of cosy, chic or luxury rooms in the historic building and classic rooms located in the Henry Adams wing which is the later addition to the house.

Nine of the Master Builder's House bedrooms are dog friendly for guests who would like to bring along their four legged friends (charges apply). All room types have luxury amenities including 100 acre toiletries, Nespresso coffee machine, Birchall tea's and Mozzo coffee and even some locally supplied treats and of course free wifi.

Bar & Restaurant

tick Outdoor Dining Terrace

The onsite Riverview Restaurant & Terrace at the Master Builder's House boasts idyllic views of the Beaulieu River and neighbouring Buckler’s Hard Harbour.

The décor reflects a modern maritime influence creating a relaxed and inviting environment to relax and enjoy the extraordinary seafood dishes that Chef Ben has created for you to enjoy.

The restaurant is very popular so it's recommend to book a table.

Meal times are:
Breakfast 7-10am

Food and Drinks served from 12-9pm daily.

Sample Menu's
All day
Afternoon Tea

Yachtsman's Bar can be found on Buckler's hard accessible from the Master Builders House. Open daily serving drinks and bar nibbles throughout the day.

Drinks Menu

Location & Directions

Directions to the Master Builder's House in Buckler's Hard

By Road 
From M27 Junction 2 follow signs to Beaulieu. Turn left onto the B3056 and then left to Buckler's Hard. The hotel is 2 miles along on the left. For satellite navigation use the postcode SO42 7XB. Free parking is available at the on site car park.

Nearest Railway station
Beaulieu Road Railway Station is approximately 5.3 miles away.

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

The Master Builder’s welcome all faithful four-legged friends. The room type suitable for dogs is the Classic Dog Room Only. Not just a bed for pooch, but some treats and access to the doggy room service menu. £25 per room supplement applies. This will be added to your bill at the hotel direct. 

Things to See and Do

The stunning location of the New Forest National Park offers a wide range of attractions with something for everyone. From the maritime museum to a relaxing river cruise along the Beaulieu river or vising the historical Beaulieu palace house.

Things to see and do whilst staying at the Master Builders House.

Maritime Museum
National Motor Museum
River Cruise
Exbury Gardens
New Forrest Activities
Paultons Park
Longtown Farm
Isle of Wight Ferry
Beaulieu Palace House


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