04 Jan 2022
Vintage car enthusiasts and motor heads seeking an adventurous countryside escape should head to The Montagu Arms, located in the heart of the New Forest and a stone’s throw from the Beaulieu Motor Museum with its world-class collection of vintage cars. The luxury hotel’s new Classic Car Breakincludes an overnight stay in a stylish Courtyard Room – developed within the original 1920s chauffeur garages – breakfast and a tasting menu experience at the award-winning Terrace Restaurant, classic car hire, and tickets to Beaulieu.
Guests can enjoy a thrilling spin through winding country roads, passing ancient woodlands with roaming wildlife and charming historic villages. Available for hire from Beaulieu Garage choose from a selection of iconic British Sports Cars, including a striking red 1966 Jaguar E-Type; a historical favourite with the potential speed of up to 150mph; a 1967 Austin Healey 3000 MK III; considered the most powerful of the ‘Big Healey’ series or the Gardner Douglas 427 Cobra.
Come evening, savour a seven-course tasting menu with paired wines in the award-winning three AA Rosette Terrace Restaurant. Designed by Executive Chef and New Forest-born Matthew Whitfield, dishes will include organic seasonal produce from the surrounding Hampshire countryside alongside ingredients hand-picked from the hotel’s bountiful kitchen garden.
For a blissful night’s sleep, retreat to your Courtyard Deluxe Room or Courtyard Studio Suite, each complete with a spacious lounge area, oversized freestanding bathtub and private terrace.
The Luxury Classic Car Break at The Montagu Arms starts from £997 in a Courtyard Deluxe Room. The package is bookable with all room categories, including a Standard Double. Nightly rates vary. Please book via the website here: https://www.montaguarmshotel.co.uk/Luxury_Classic_Car_Break.html
The Montagu Arms
Beaulieu, New Forest, Hampshire. SO42 7ZL