Top choice modern british in Lymington

An Anglo-French feel infuses Elderflower – from the wild nettle and doc leaf velouté, to the black treacle cured ham. Innovative puddings are a real treat – where else can you get cigar-smoked chocolate with your chocolate and whisky mousse?

Upstairs, two contemporary bedrooms (£99 to £110) are decked out in crisp linen and tartan checks.