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Local Information Points

Local information points are places where you can go to find out more about the National Park and the local area. Information points have friendly staff on hand to assist you as well as maps, leaflets and publications available on what to see and do.

You'll find local information points in the following places:

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Burley Post Office
The Cross, Burley, BH24 4AA
Tel: 01425 402258

Postmaster Roger Hutchings says ‘Burley Post Office has been run by my family for nearly 100 years, so if you need real local information, I've got it. If you need newspapers, magazines, sweets, drinks, snacks, ices, cards, maps, books, batteries, toys or 101 other useful things, I've got all those too. See you soon!'


Melt Coffee & Gelato
Lyndhurst Road, Brockenhurst, SO42 7RL
Tel: 07968 786560 



Herald Publishing
Silverock Enterprises Ltd, 6 High Street, Hythe SO45 6AH

Herald Publishing produces the local community magazine ‘The Herald' and the annual Souvenir Guide for the Waterside and Hythe. The Hythe premises also stocks a range of local produce and crafts, books and DVD's of local interest, postcards and local souvenirs. A wide range of visitor information is available


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Sway Deli and Coffee Shop
3 Middle Road, Sway, SO41 6BB
Tel: 01590 683392

Sway Deli serves breakfasts (all day) light lunches - soups, quiches with salad or vegetables and most days, a dish of the day as well as a roast on Sundays. This is in addition to its home made cakes and sausage rolls, croissants and, possibly, the best coffee for miles - and organic Clipper teas with home made scones - and for homesick Australians, homemade lamingtons!


Woodgreen Community Shop
Hale Road, Woodgreen, SP6 2AJ
Tel: 01725 512467

Basic household goods, newspapers, magazines and groceries are sold but we also sell Local Food such as cheeses, cakes, drinks, meat, fish, jams, chutneys, homemade quiches, puddings etc. Our eggs are local, free range and we also stock local organic eggs. At certain times of year we sell fresh herbs, plants and flowers, all locally grown.


New Forest Activities
The Old Forge, High Street, Beaulieu, SO42 7YA
Tel: 01590 612377

New Forest Activities Centre can be found in the middle of Beaulieu High Street, opposite the local school. Whilst browsing for local information, you can also gain information on activities that we provide on and around the picturesque New Forest and Beaulieu River. Come in and have a chat with our friendly and informative staff on places to go and things to see and do in and around the New Forest.


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Landford Village Stores, Lyndhurst Road, Landford SP5 2AJ
Tel: 01794 390242

At Landford Village Stores you can find out about the surrounding area from the friendly staff, as well as pick up newspapers, refreshments and provisions. It is clearly signposted on the B3079.

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The Village News: 74 High Street, Milford on Sea, SO41 0QD
Tel: 01590 645595


Minstead Village Shop
The Green, Minstead SO43 7FY

The Village Shop can be found on Minstead's picturesque village green. While browsing for local information enjoy a cup of coffee with a homemade cake, perhaps sample some local cheese, take home something from the selection of locally sourced produce or rest a while under the chestnut tree to eat a New Forest ice cream.