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Autumn and Winter in the New Forest.
Whatever the weather there is so much to see and do in the New Forest - Exbury gardens is full of seasonal colour, Beaulieu National Motor Museum, has a host of undercover attractions, New Forest Cider has it's apple presses working and of course there is lots of forest paths and coastal walks to explore. Marwell zoo, Portsmouth Naval Base, the Titanic museum in Southampton, the Isle of Wight and the historic Salisbury and Stonehenge are easy day trips - you really will need to stay a while!
Looking for action and adventure then why not book an Activity session at Insight Activities - try you hand at archery, cross bows or even axe throwing... or get the most from your visit to the New Forest with an amazing guided themed walk.
Last minute bookings always welcome! Choose from New Forest Bed and Breakfast's, New Forest Self Catering and New Forest holiday cottages, and New Forest campsites. There is lots of variety on offer and many great places to escape too!
Latest New Forest Holiday Destinations
There are some great places to stay in the New Forest National Park. Have you considered?
Hackney Park is situated in a commanding and tranquil setting, two miles from the village of Sway and two miles from Lymington in an excellent touring and walking area. It is a delightful residence standing in its own grounds adjoining open New Forest heath and superb walks, rides and drives from the property. The three self catering holiday flats are well equipped and cosy with full central heating.
Old Exchange offers 2 self catering appartments each sleeping up to 6 people in the New Forest village of Sway. The train from Waterloo (London) stops every hour in the village - and from here you could enjoy a car free vacation, or with two neighbouring appartments have a family vacation with your own space!
Discover the Studio at Trees, with it's own separate entrance, our annexed accommodation offers a spacious 1st floor Studio Flat adjacent to our home. Ideal for two people, very near to local amenities and within easy walking distance of Lymington with it's Marina and Harbour, plus only a short drive from the beautiful New Forest.
Tothill House is set in 12 acres of outstanding natural beauty, with its own private woodland which you are welcome to explore. All the rooms at this tranquil location have stunning views out to the New Forest, over open heath land and then the Purbeck hills - on a clear day you can see Old Harry's Rock and the solent on the horizon.
Hungerford Cottage is situated in the New National Park in the pretty village of Minstead north of Lyndhurst. The cottage is situated in a ancient woodland area and the proprietors keep their own horses, chicken plus several friendly dogs. In the surrounding area there is variety of wildlife to be seen. If you would like to bring your own horses to go riding in the New Forest there is stabling available.
The Unique New Forest
The New Forest is a unique area - from its people, to its traditions, its beautiful countryside and hidden attractions, there is something for a day, a weekend, a short break or an extended holiday. The forest is a mixture of open heathland, moors and woodland enclosures offering a real variety of habitats, all of which are easily accessible as the New Forest has lots of free car parks. With its unique and charming villages from Burley to Brockenhurst, Lyndhurst to Fordingbridge, the market towns of Totton, Lymington, New Milton and Ringwood, there is plenty to entertain and enthrall.
There are numerous New Forest Events happening in the New Forest National Park, there are loads of places to stay in the New Forest, all unique and offering their own special charm and dedicated to serving your personal requirements, choose from New Forest Bed and Breakfast to Self catering and Holiday Cottages in the New Forest to New Forest camping, all of which make an ideal base to explore the New Forest.
Holiday in the New Forest
Explore New Forest National Park hosts a variety of independent establishments, whether you are looking for new ways to enjoy the New Forest, New Forest Events, details on New Forest Attractions, New Forest Caravan and campsites, New Forest Bed and Breakfast, New Forest self catering and New Forest Holiday Cottages, we have the solution.