Welcome to our beautiful venue in the heart of the New Forest

Nestled amidst the picturesque New Forest, Minstead Lodge provides a historic yet inspiring backdrop for weddings, special events, and business gatherings.

As part of local charity Minstead Trust, every event booked at the Lodge contributes to their vital work in supporting people with learning disabilities achieve greater independence and live happier and healthier lives.

Our team look forward to welcoming you and making your special occasion truly memorable.

As you approach, be mindful of the free-roaming animals that grace the New Forest landscape. For more information, please see the New Forest Code.

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Don't miss our Wedding Showcase on 12th May 💕 Don't miss our Wedding Showcase on 12th May 💕 

Explore the romantic spaces Minstead Lodge has to offer and our selection of trusted local suppliers to help you envision your special day.

We will also have some special promotions and exclusive offers available only to those who join us at the Showcase!

Follow our Link In Bio for more information and to RSVP. You can also book a guided tour with our experienced events team.

We look forward to welcoming you!
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Discover the joy of Afternoon Tea at Minstead Lodg Discover the joy of Afternoon Tea at Minstead Lodge nestled in the heart of the New Forest 🌸 

Enjoy a scrumptious spread of treats in the charming historic lodge before heading out into the beautiful gardens to explore.

Whether you are looking for a catch-up with friends or celebrating something special with a loved one, treat yourself to a relaxing afternoon in a beautiful New Forest setting.

For more information and to book your table, head over to our link in bio!
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Save the date for Minstead Lodge's first Wedding S Save the date for Minstead Lodge's first Wedding Showcase of 2024! 💍 

Discover the magic of our award-winning venue, explore the romantic spaces, and envision your special day in every detail.

📅 Date: Sunday 12 May
🕒 Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
📍 Location: Minstead Lodge, Seaman's Lane, SO43 7FT
RSVP and book your free guided tour by visiting our link in bio!

What to Expect:
✨ Guided tours: Explore our charming indoor and outdoor spaces, including our elegant ceremony rooms and breathtaking gardens.

✨Recommended suppliers: Connect with a curated selection of talented Hampshire based suppliers, from florists to photographers, who can help make your wedding dreams a reality. 

✨Meet the Team: Our experienced wedding team will be on hand to answer questions, provide insights, and discuss your unique vision.

Don't miss out on special promotions and exclusive offers available only to attendees of our Wedding Open Day! Whether you're planning an intimate affair or a grand celebration, Minstead Lodge is here to make your dreams come true. 

Mark your calendars, bring your loved ones, and let the magic of Minstead Lodge inspire your special day!
A huge thank you to all the wonderful wedding supp A huge thank you to all the wonderful wedding suppliers who joined us at our first networking event last night!

We're so grateful to our esteemed guest speaker, Tracy Butterfield (@tracyjbutterfield), for dedicating her time to discussing such an important topic and helping us in shedding light on neurodiversity within the wedding industry and how we can support future couples.

Additionally, we want to thank the immensely talented Graeme Budd (@solosaxuk) for enchanting the Lodge with his fantastic saxophone melodies.

We hope you all had the best time and we look forward to welcoming you back for another exciting event again soon ✨
We're excited to see you all at our Networking Eve We're excited to see you all at our Networking Evening this Thursday! 

We are thrilled to welcome guest speaker, Tracy Butterfield. With over 20 years’ experience in the industry, an advocate and champion wedding professional and director for NAWP (National Association of Wedding Professionals), Tracy will be raising awareness of neurodiversity within the wedding industry. 

We'll also be inviting you to join us on a tour around our beautiful Lodge and grounds and meet our wonderful team. 

It's not too late to join us! Please get in touch with our events co-ordinator, Serina at weddings@minsteadtrust.org.uk to secure your spot.
Minstead lodge really is a hidden treasure within the New Forest. I fell in love with it the moment I saw it.
Jennie Derwin
Bride - Nov 2019
Minstead Lodge is a beautiful venue - only a short hop from major routes but you instantly feel as though you are in the peaceful heart of the New Forest.
Claire Sutton
Minerva Marketing
The team at the Lodge created such a special, memorable day at such a difficult time. I really can not recommend this venue highly enough... we will be back.
Nell Giles
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