Wine Tasting with Anne Trimbach

Date published: Friday 24 April 2015

We've launched a new wine list this month organised by Damian Materla our Assistant Manager, with Enotria Wines and our rep Tomek Mikulin. This enabled us to be lucky enough to meet with one of our wine suppliers Anne Trimbach from the Trimbach Family Estate based in Alsace, France. They own over 45 hectres of vineyards and produce from a further 40 hectres from local vineyards. The Trimbach family have been producing wine since 1626 and have been renowned for producing wine and exporting wines around the world since then. For more information about the Trimbach family please click here to visit their website.

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I Am a Receptionist at Balmer Lawn

Date published: Wednesday 22 April 2015

I have advanced degrees in Accounting, Public Relations, Marketing, Business, Computer Science, Civil Engineering, and Swahili. I can also read minds.

Of course I have the reservation that you booked six years ago even though you don't have the confirmation number and you think it was made under a name that starts with "S".

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Summer is coming..

Date published: Friday 17 April 2015

Due to having such lovely weather recently, our Outdoor Pool will be open Friday 1st May! We are hoping this amazing weather will be sticking around the New Forest for a while!

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Welcome Anna!

Date published: Friday 10 April 2015

We are very happy to welcome Anna Mueller-Heufelder to the Balmer Lawn Team as our Food & Beverage Manager. Anna moved from Germany to Bournemouth in 2009 and worked at FJB Group also as Food & Beverage Manager and at The Norfolk Hotel before moving to the Balmer Lawn. In March Anna moved from the busy seaside to the quiet New Forest to which she describes as peaceful and picturesque. We are very pleased to have received so many lovely comments about Anna and her customer service skills since she started over a month ago!  Welcome to the team Anna!

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2015 Refurbishments

Date published: Friday 10 April 2015

Two refurbishment projects have already been completed during 2015 which we are delighted about! Our new Lounge area has recieved so many compliments, many of our guest enjoy sitting in our lounge and relaxing in front of our new fire place! 

We have also given one of our Function Rooms, the Club room a fresh make over and we love it! Many of the guests who have viewed the newly decorated room cannot believe how different it looks, with a lot of love for the new carpet!

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Spring has arrived at Saltus!

Date published: Wednesday 8 April 2015

Spring has arrived in Saltus and what better way to spend a warm afternoon than a Luxury Pedicure in the garden - 15° feeling like 20° in a sheltered spot on our lovely garden loungers!

Call 01590 623116 now to get your feet flip flop ready!

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It only lasted 12 minutes!

Date published: Sunday 5 April 2015

Happy Easter from all the staff at Balmer Lawn

Pleased to say that all the children staying with us this weekend for the Easter holidays took part in our annual Easter Egg Hunt this morning to win their own Easter Egg (plus a few litte treats). We even had some big kids joining in for the hunt! A record time of scouring the premises for eggs meant the hunt only lasted for a maximum of 12 minutes!

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From Old To New

Date published: Friday 3 April 2015

We sent away our Reception Desk to be refurbished and we are so happy with the outcome! What a fantastic job of restoration on what used to be a Bankers Desk is now back to being our Reception Desk. Our desk attracts a lot of attention from our hotel guests as it is an antique and is situated proudly in the entrance of the hotel!

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Introducing Emily..

Date published: Thursday 2 April 2015

We are pleased to welcome Emily Hounsome to the Saltus Team!

Emily’s specialities include nail work and intimate waxing.  She is Espa trained and has previously used both Decleor and Elemis Products

To book a Saltus Spa treatment with Emily or any of the Saltus Team please call us now on 01590 625709!

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50 Years Later..

Date published: Friday 20 March 2015

We were very excited when we received a phonce call from a gentleman asking if he could bring along his friend for an evening meal and a tour of the hotel as Mrs Thompson worked at the Balmer Lawn Hotel 49 years ago! 

On Wednesday 18th March, Mr Manners and Mrs Thompson arrived at the hotel to be greeted by our General Manager, Damir Terzic and taken on a tour of the hotel whilst reminising over her past time here, before relaxing in the Lounge with a glass of Champagne before her meal.

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