Join the Staycation Nation with Away Resorts and Sandy Balls Holiday Village!
Beat the demand and get the dates you want, the park you want and the accommodation you want
We’ve always known that Britain is pretty special (especially our park locations!) and despite the pandemic, so many have still managed to safely explore our sunny coastlines or the leafy countryside. Many will know just how amazing a mini staycation with us really is, all just a short drive away.
We’ve been working hard, adapting to the pandemic that has changed so much for many of us including live streaming of our entertainment, COVID safe measures throughout the park and PPE for our teams, and of course extra cleaning measures in our holiday homes. We are proud to say that 89% of guests that stayed with us in 2020, said they would recommend us to friends and family!
Think more lovely giggles. More of the best kept local secrets. Even BIGGER experiences. Support for local businesses. That early evening bottle of bubbly. Bike rides. BBQing. Oh, and remember those rosy cheeks, after a day out in the sunshine
Don’t miss out – book your next break today!
We really would love to see you!
Book with confidence! At Away Resorts, we recognise that we are all living in uncertain times and that there is no clarity about when the Coronavirus pandemic will be over. We are also aware that at times like this, it is important to have something special to look forward to as a family. So, to provide you with complete reassurance, we have introduced the free of charge Coronavirus Booking Guarantee. This means if your 2020 or 2021 holiday is cancelled due to COVID-19, we will offer you:
The choice of a full no quibble refund OR the opportunity to move your break to another date in the future free of any administration charge
Please visit awayresorts.co.uk for more information.
Surrounded by the outstanding natural beauty of the New Forest National Park, Sandy Balls combines an enviable location with an excellent choice of facilities. Following huge investment over the past 2 years, including the Indulgent Zen and Knightwood Lodges, it's the perfect getaway for families, couples or groups of friends in this wonderful, unique area of England. You can even own your very own Holiday Home.
You’ll find something for everyone on the park, with indoor and outdoor pools, a gym, and a whole host of activities to suit all ages.
The New Forest begs exploration - watching wild ponies roaming across the heathland offers an unmissable treat for any visitor - and bursts with wildlife, fantastic walks and cycle tracks. A host of picturesque towns and villages await on the doorstep, whilst Bournemouth, Southampton and Poole are nearby.
Offering a wide range of accommodation to suit all budgets including; luxury themed accommodation with Hot Tubs, Caravans and Woodland Lodges – all in the beautiful setting of the New Forest National Park.
Our exclusive Knightwood accommodation, named after the largest oak tree in the forest, is like nothing Sandy Balls has seen before with hot tubs, BBQ's, cosy outdoor seating, bike rack and dog shower! The Heartwood has a woodland tartan theme, cosy and totally unique.
Take your pick from a whole host of services conveniently located within The Village Square. For great pub grub why not visit The Woodside Inn, a cosy on-site pub, or the newly refurbished Italian restaurant, Aubrey’s Forest Kitchen for something a little more special or a good cup of coffee. The Village Store is well stocked with all the essentials and a bit of everything else.
Indulge in a massage, manicure or facial at the on-site spa, The Retreat. Work out in the gym and enjoy a post-workout swim at the onsite Leisure Centre. For the more adventurous, take a two-wheeled adventure through the forest on your bikes or with the help of the Cycle Centre.
There are also a whole load of activities for all the family in our PLAY or My Active activity programmes; including alpaca walks, body zorbing, archery and horse riding.
Pet-Friendly or Pet-Free
In addition to pet-friendly and pet-free lodges and caravans, the dog exercise area and a wide choice of woodland walks makes Sandy Balls the perfect holiday destination with your four-legged friends.
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Unit||from £142.00 to £2,305.00 per unit per week|
|Caravan||from £200.00 to £1,000.00 per unit per week|
|Lodge||from £200.00 to £1,000.00 per unit per week|
*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.
Sandy Balls is conveniently located just 30 minutes from Southampton. Situated in Godshill Village, a little more than a mile from Fordingbridge. By Car
From the east, leave the M27 at Junction 1 signposted New Forest/Lyndhurst/Cadnam A337 and at the end of the slip road, take the third exit B3079 to Brook and then join B3078 to Fordingbridge.
From the west, follow the A31 to Ringwood until the turning onto the A338 to Fordingbridge, and then take the B3078 for about 2 miles. From the north, follow the A338 through Salisbury to Fordingbridge and then take the B3078 to Godshill.
|Open New Year|
|Park Open (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)|
|Season (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)|
* Park is open all year but please note specific facilities opening times vary - please see website for details.
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