Scrumptious Afternoon Tea

One of the best ways to spend a summer’s afternoon is relaxing outdoors, with a glass of bubbly in hand and a scrumptious afternoon tea on the side. With our hotels offering sweet and savoury delights – you will want to try them all! So sit back, relax and let us help you in deciding on your next afternoon tea adventure…

Traditional Afternoon Tea is served at the Rhinefield House Hotel, which is at the heart of The New Forest National Park. There is no better place to enjoy this beloved tradition than in the hotel’s lounge bar or al fresco on one of the terraces of this historic country house hotel. Set in the New Forest National Park, in 40 acres of private grounds Rhinefield House’s afternoon tea is perfectly accompanied with a stroll around the beautiful gardens featuring ornamental ponds, fountains and terraces. Afternoon tea offers a selection of speciality teas, dainty sandwiches, homemade cakes, pastries and scones. The tea is served the traditional way using the finest of loose leaf teas, strained to your personal taste – Afternoon tea at Rhinefield House makes for a memorable occasion. £21.95 per person, served between 2.00pm – 5.00 pm. Quote “AFT17” and receive a glass of prosecco per person. To book please call 01590 622922.

Head on down to the Holiday Inn Winchester for a Morn Hill Picnic. The premium afternoon tea features a twist of old favourites and new ideas served in a unique Holiday Inn Winchester way! A variety of filled sandwiches all perfectly complemented by a delicious selection of homemade cakes, scones and mini desserts.
£19 per person or with a glass of bubbles for £23.00. Subject to availability* and must be booked at least 24 hours in advance. 

Enjoy a traditional Afternoon Tea in Southampton’s oldest Hotel, The Mercure Dolphin Hotel. Located on the high street in the heart of Southampton’s Old Town it is the perfect place to meet and relax after a stroll around the walls, or a shopping trip to West Quay. They currently have two fantastic offers on their delectable homemade afternoon tea’s. The Traditional Afternoon Tea is £13.95 per person or two for £20. Or you can upgrade to their Sparkling Afternoon Tea which is £18.95 per person or two for £30. Each include homemade scones with Dorset clotted cream and strawberry jam, a selection of homemade cakes and a selection of delicate sandwiches, with fillings of ham and mustard, tuna and lemon mayo and cucumber and cream cheese and your choice of tea or coffee. Add a glass of sparkling wine into the mix if you’ve opted to upgrade.

Afternoon tea is a pastime that can be enjoyed all year round. Indulge in Traditional Afternoon tea at Carey’s Manor chic new Restaurant, Cambium or in the comfort of the cosy lounge in front of a roaring log fire. Graze on a mouth-watering selection of finely cut sandwiches, speciality cakes including freshly baked scones smothered in New Forest Jam and thick clotted cream, all complimented by a large selection of the finest Fair Trade teas and coffee. Who could resist such delicious delicacies?

Indulge yourself with a fantastic selection of homemade treats, scones served with clotted cream and homemade strawberry jam, baked cakes, pastries and freshly prepared sandwiches at Best Western Chilworth Manor. This traditional English occasion is the ideal way to entertain close friends, relatives or colleagues.

Enjoy Afternoon Tea at the Grand Harbour Hotel. Chef will prepare a selection of homemade scones and cakes, served with a pot of coffee or selection of teas of your choice.

Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea at the DoubleTree by Hilton Southampton with a selection of sandwiches, scones with cream and a selection of jams, selection of cakes and Twinings tea and coffee. Children of all ages are welcome and all major credit cards are accepted. Pre bookings for afternoon tea are essential. Please call the hotel directly on 0238 0702700.