Hunters Croft

Hunters Croft Bed and Breakfast

Hunters Croft is a quality family run bed and breakfast nicely situated outside of the village of Sway.

Set in two and a half acres of gardens and paddocks which are home to a variety of poultry and lovely country views.

Hunters Croft main photo

John & Stephanie offer a warm welcome to their home which has a long history, as part of the house dates back over 250 years and has been sympathetically extended and decorated.

We know that quality and service are key requirements of any discerning guest and will endeavour to make your stay a truly memorable one.



Breakfast is served in our spacious conservatory overlooking the garden and where possible all food is sourced from local producers, eggs are laid by our own chicken and are delicious scrambled with smoked salmon, or as omelettes, alternatively enjoy our sumptuous full English breakfast followed by home made bread, preserves and local honey.

Hunters croft chickens

Hunters croft chickens

There is also a self service buffet incorporating a selection of cereals. fruits, juices and yoghurts, we can also cater for vegetarians and special diets, but please advise us in advance.


Lounge area & Garden

Hunters croft conservatoryOur conservatory also offers a lounge area, which opens out onto a patio where you can relax and enjoy the views across the lawn and paddocks. During the summer months you may sit back and relax on our decking sofas.


Bedrooms (first floor)


Paddock View room has stunning views across the garden and paddocks beyond, with a sumptuous king sized bed and quality duvet, pillows & linen.

Hunters Croft BedroomThis spacious room , with seating area, television with DVD player, complimentary WIFI, beverages and toiletries, has an en-suite bathroom incorporating bath with separate power shower cubicle.

Hunters Croft Bathroom

Garden View room is a spacious room with king sized bed and all the facilities of Paddock View room, the large en-suite bathroom has a bath with power shower over and lovely views over the gardens.


Our bedrooms are both suitable for double, or single occupancy.


Parking & Transport

There is ample parking behind an electric gate and bicycle storage facilities.

If you are arriving by train we can arrange collection from Sway railway station, which is under two miles distant.



From £75 to £90 per room per night for double occupancy.

From £50 to £60 per room per night for single occupancy.

To enable us to offer the very best value for money payment may be made by cheque, cash, or bank transfer, as we do not have  a credit/debit card facility, bookings cancelled less than 48 hours prior to arrival we be charged for the first night’s stay.

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Sway is located just four miles from Lymington and is on the southern edge of woodland and heathland, and much of the children’s novel “The Children of the New Forest” is set in the countryside surrounding Sway.

Sway tower is visible from much of the New Forest, being 66 metres tall and built on a private estate as a mausoleum.


Eating Out

Sway village offers a family run country hotel restaurant and three fine public houses, all within a three minute drive of Hunters Croft, it is not possible to walk, as there are no suitable footpaths.

There are many superb pubs and restaurants dotted throughout the New Forest, we shall be happy to suggest options to suit any occasion.

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