Croft Cottage Camping and Lodge

Type:Camping Park

Southampton Road, Godshill, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 2LE

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Croft Cottage Campsite is in a beautiful location, consisting of nearly an acre of flat well drained short mown grass and is well sheltered and is ideal for families.  It has 12 marked pitches all with the option of electric hook-ups, approximately 12m x 7m, around the edge, the centre is left as a games and play area.  Good facilities including new toilets and showers, one male and one female toilet with hot and cold washing facilities, 2 showers and one chemical waste disposal point.  Also a double drainer washing up sink with hot and cold.  Children love to feed the alpacas and the chickens in the morning.  The site is adjacent to Sandy Balls Holiday Village with it's shops and restaurants.  There are many local walks direct from the campsite including a walk along the river Avon.

Croft Cottage Lodge is a beautiful oak framed Lodge, situated in the 2 acre grounds of Croft Cottage. It is a very well insulated wooden lodge, with heaters in every room. Facilities include BT Infinity wi-fi, a whirlpool bath and separate shower. The well equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge/freezer, oven, hob, microwave, toaster etc. There is an open plan sleeping area upstairs with en-suit shower/toilet and an open plan kitchen/sitting room downstairs, which can be converted into a bedsit. Downstairs also has a bathroom. It overlooks the cottage orchard on the Western side and the vegetable plot and alpaca/chicken paddock on the Northern side. Outside the lodge is a wendy house and a small adventure playground and slide. Continental breakfast is provided.


Guide Prices

Camping Price per night: £15 per pitch; £4 Electric Hook-up (if required); £5 per adult; £3 per child.



  • Children welcome
  • Children's outdoor play area

COVID-19 Response

  • 1m distancing in place
  • Capacity limit
  • Clear signage
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Facilities must be booked
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Open now - The lodge is open all year. Camping opening dates 2021 - 28 May - 6 June (we may be open) 23 July - 30 August
  • Outside seating
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Pets welcome during COVID-19 restrictions - One well behaved dog per pitch. No animals permitted in the lodge.
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands


  • Sleeps up to 6 - The lodge sleeps upto 6

Park Facilities

  • Chemical toilet disposal facilities
  • Dish washing facilities
  • Drinking water
  • Electric hookup
  • Flush toilets (with lighting)
  • Grass
  • Heated shower block
  • Hot water
  • Lighting throughout park
  • Motor homes
  • Parking space next to pitch
  • Showers available
  • Tents


  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking on Site

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - Campsite only, well behaved dogs
  • Dogs/pets NOT accepted - Well behaved dogs accepted on campsite, restricted to one per pitch, but not permitted in the Lodge.
  • Television available - In th lodge only
  • WiFi or internet access - In the lodge only

Room/Unit Facilities

  • Hairdryer

Site Features

  • Garden

Target Markets

  • Single sex groups NOT accepted


Map & Directions

Road Directions

By car: Junction 1 M27 exit and take B3079/8 towards Fordingbridge. Continue on B3078 for approximately 8 miles. Croft Cottage is in Godshill Village on the right 200m before the entrance to Sandy Balls Holiday Village (1.5 miles before Fordingbridge)  


  • 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 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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