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timeless peace and love

Wild horses won’t be able to drag you away from the New Forest once you’ve experienced its peace and fallen in love with the forest’s idyllic glades, ancient woodland, open moors, heathland and cliff top walks.

Escape to a world a million miles from your everyday life where ponies, cattle, donkeys and deer roam free. . . all just 89 minutes by train from London Waterloo arriving at Brockenhurst Station.

Travel through its charming towns & villages and use your Brand New Forest Card to save money & stop to ‘refuel’ with a true taste of the best local seasonal produce at pubs, restaurants and teashops, or pick up a picnic from a farm shop or local produce market.

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Sail on the Solent in a skippered luxury yacht with an Escape Yachting champagne cruise or explore the forest by a bike hired from Forest Leisure Cycling with the freedom of 150 miles of waymarked car-free tracks to get you truly close to nature.

Alternatively take an open-top Safari on a choice of 3 routes through this magical landscape on a New Forest Tour Bus.

Choose your base from a wide variety of quality accommodation, for example Careys Manor Hotel, Pinetrees Cottage B&B, Kings Hyde Cottage Self-Catering, or Shorefield Country Park for Camping & Caravans – and to make sure you get the very best deal book direct with Fairbooking New Forest then relax and explore England’s oldest royal “playground”.

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Fairbooking New Forest guarantees you the best possible online rates with no booking fees.

For the very best deal, book direct online with Fairbooking New Forest. which guarantees you the best rate available anywhere on the web with no booking fees. By doing so you will also enjoy free use of a Brand New Forest card giving you lots of extra special savings at over 250 local businesses throughout your stay.

Look out for the Fairbooking logo when you book and you will also be supporting the “Love the Forest” scheme which helps protect everything that makes the New Forest so special.

The New Forest is the ideal destination for relaxing and unwinding in the great outdoors. Plus, its only 89 minutes from London Waterloo with South West Trains. For the travel information and special offers, visit our website.
Nestled away amidst the romance of the magnificent New Forest is Careys Manor Hotel & SenSpa; a sanctuary where you can unwind your mind, detox your soul and indulge your senses. Create those magical memories as you uncover the ultimate country escape or simply relax in the indulgent treat of peaceful luxury. Located just half a mile from the mainline train from London the country house hotel and spa provides a convenient yet wonderfully serene retreat for a simple short break.

Whether it is a lunch, afternoon tea or evening meal, there are plenty of opportunities to have a romantic meal! A candlelit dinner in a Michelin star restaurant, a cosy pub meal in front of a log fire, or a classic cream tea in a quaint tea room, the opportunities are endless! And of course, if you want to go al fresco, just pack up your picnic basket with a fantastic range of fresh local produce available!

Award-winning Escape Yachting are passionate about sailing on the Solent and sharing that enthusiasm with those who visit the New Forest.
Guests can sit back, relax and enjoy the sailing or get involved and 'learn the ropes’ – a great day out for individuals, couples, groups of friends and family, colleagues and clients!
They use modern luxury Jeanneau yachts from 40-54 feet, which accommodate up to 12 people.
Forest Leisure Cycling located in the picturesque village of Burley; where you’ll be able to cycle along our famous Old Railway, visit the Deer Sanctuary, enjoy the Woodland Trail and relax at a real forest inn, or indulge in a sumptuous cream tea in one of the many welcoming tea rooms, all in the most stunning New Forest scenery.
Walking is wonderful way to see the New Forest close up, along the coast, over heathland or beside rivers and streams. Relax in the peace and tranquillity with a picnic and you may spot some of the rare birds like the Dartford Warbler, nightjar and woodlark, which breed here. A wide selection of walking routes and maps are available to buy locally or download. There are also informative guided walks throughout the year and at the New Forest Walking Festival in October.

The New Forest Tour open top bus is the best way to see more, explore more and enjoy more of the forest on a New Forest day out.

Sit back relax and experience the rich open countryside, the beautiful coastline, historic villages and all that The New Forest national park has to offer.