About the Chapel

The Old Chapel was built as a Baptist Chapel in 1835 and was decommissioned in 1965.

It has been carefully restored and updated to provide quiets and relaxing self catering bed and breakfast accommodation in the heart of the New Forest.

The Old Chapel is situated opposite the owners’ house, on the other side of a courtyard driveway, allowing you complete freedom and independence. It is in the New Forest National Park in the charming village of Sway/ Brockenhurst. Sway village has its own shops, post office, 2 excellent pubs, a cafe, a butcher, chemist and a convenience store.

The Old Chapel is child friendly and dog friendly, with the New Forest on your door step you can expect to see ponies, donkeys and cattle grazing on the other side of the driveway cattlegrid and from three rooms you can watch their comings and goings from your patio garden.

The Chapel: £90 per night
Green Room: £70 per night
Lodge: £80 per night
Forge: £90 per night

Additional Charges
Children: £20 per night from age 1 year old
Any additional adult in the rooms: £20 per night

Pet policy
All rooms are dog friendly
Dogs are welcome, £10/ night /dog
Pet bowls can be provided


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The Local Area & New Forest

How to Find Us

Follow M3 and M27 West (towards Bournemouth). Exit M27 at Jn1. Take A337 (South) to The New Forest, Lyndhurst. Follow Lyndhurst one way system towards Brockenhurst/ Lymington.

On reaching Brockenhurst, turn right opposite Carey’s Manor Hotel (signposted Sway). At T-junction turn left then immediate right (effectively a staggered cross-roads). Follow Sway Road until T-junction. Turn right and follow road across forest, passing under 2 railway bridges.

Take 2nd turning left into Pitmore Lane (if you pass the Hare & Hounds you have gone too far). In Pitmore Lane take 2nd right turn into Coombe Lane after 200 metres.

The Old Chapel is the first driveway on the left after chapel lane. At night look for the fairy lights. Drive onto the driveway and ring on the door of Chapel House (the blue front door.)

Our Address:
The Old Chapel, Coombe Ln, Sway, Lymington. SO41 6BP Telephone us: 01590 68 33 82 Mobile: 07721 033258 Email:
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