The Selborne Hotel, built in 1954, is characterised by its traditional charisma, prestigious history and distinguished reputation as an elite golfing estate, offering modern comforts along with the charms of a bygone era. Magnificently restored to be a dream family destination, Selborne Estate now boasts a championship golf course, fine dining, a breathtaking spa, conferencing facilities, chapel, private beach club and premium accommodation. For those with kids, Selborne offers kiddies’ menus and childminding services. There’s also a kiddies’ pool, table tennis, foosball and pool tables, tennis court, and a jungle gym for little ones to enjoy. The main attraction for children is the Fred First Club, which offers endless entertainment and activities for its young members. For something different, a walk around the estate provides excellent game viewing and birding, an experience sure to entertain young minds.
Our rooms feature patios and balconies, electronic laptop-sized safes, LED TV with selected DStv channels, air conditioning and beautiful ceiling fans. Our luxury turn-down service, spacious bathrooms with separate shower and bath, coffee- and tea-making facilities, fully stocked minibars, in-room dining, a pillow menu, bath menu and golf clubhouse lockers also add to your luxurious stay. The most prominent feature and prized offering at Selborne is our worldclass 18-hole golf course, recipient of the Compleat Golfer five-star golf experience award. The course has been masterfully crafted to deliver a testing round, while golfers take in unhindered sea vistas at nearly every hole. Special hotel rates are available to golfers who would like to overnight or spend a few nights with us.
At Selborne Hotel, our team of chefs is constantly at work on our menus, striving to offer a range of delightful dining options, from fine dining at The Lord Selborne Restaurant to light meals at The Terrace, or in the relaxed atmosphere of Barker’s Bar. The Sunday lunch carvery is touted as the best on the South Coast by our members, and our curry nights, also on Sundays, are not to be missed!
Guests can also relax and rejuvenate themselves with a day of indulgence at our on-site wellness spa, which is fully equipped with a sauna, express gym and four private treatment lounges. Treat yourself and a loved one to our truly blissful spa therapies such as exotic facials, Swiss body wraps and non-surgical facelifts in the capable hands of welcoming and highly professional staff. Our spa is open seven days a week, from 08:00 to 22:00.
Unforgettable wedding celebrations continue to impress on our lush estate, with a quaint chapel, deluxe accommodation, excellent catering and four elegant reception venues combining to provide a complete bouquet of services. Please see the photo gallery on our website for a glimpse of some of the special events that we have been honoured to host.
Journey to Selborne where lush, forested surroundings will set the scene for a truly relaxing experience, no matter what you’re after.