Acres Down House

Type:Bed & Breakfast

Acres Down House, Minstead, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, SO43 7GE

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Birds eye view of Acres Down House in The New Forest


Situated in the heart of the New Forest, Britain's new National Park, Acres Down House is the ideal location for those looking to get away from it all, and experience the English countryside at it's best. Miles of forest trails leading directly from the front gate make this the perfect base for walkers and cyclists to explore the surrounding area and it's wildlife. Horse riding and bike hire available nearby. Every room has stunning forest and garden views.

Lyndhurst, approx. 2 1/2 miles, for shops, pubs and restaurants, or sample Annie's delicious cream teas at the farm next door. Two local pubs 1 mile.

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Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double£45.00 per person per night for bed & breakfast
Double£45.00 per person per night for bed & breakfast
Twin£45.00 per person per night for bed & breakfast

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments, per pitch per night for campsites and per week for self-catering accommodation and holiday parks.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Vegetarian diet available

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating


  • Private parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs/pets NOT accepted
  • Lounge for residents' use
  • Television available
  • Totally non-smoking
  • WiFi or internet access

Room/Unit Facilities

  • Hairdryer
  • Radio
  • Tea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • Television

Target Markets

  • Single sex groups welcomed

Room/Unit Facilities: Double

  • King-sized bed
  • Scenic view

Room/Unit Facilities: Double

  • Scenic view

Room/Unit Facilities: Twin

  • Scenic view



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      Map & Directions

      Road Directions

      By car - turn off A31 towards Emerydown. Travel to first cross roads. Turn right (sign posted Acres Down) continue down the lane through the ford and continue round to the right where you will see Acres Down House.

      From the A35 turn at Swan Pub towards Emery Down, continue through the village into open country until crossroads turn left continue round to the right where you will see Acres Down House.

      By Train - nearest stations are Brockenhurst or Ashurst. There are no local buses so you would need to get a taxi.

      Airports - Bournemouth approximately 45 minutes or Southampton approximately 30 minutes.


      • New Forest AwardsGreen Leaf Tourism Scheme Green Leaf Tourism Scheme 2016
      • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2019
      • New Forest AwardsNew Forest Breakfast New Forest Breakfast 2016
      • Other AwardsGo New Forest Charter Go New Forest Charter 2018
      • Other AwardsGo New Forest Member Go New Forest Member 2018

      Opening Times

      Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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