New Forest Blog

Tick off your New Forest bucket list

With some experts calculating that our average time on Planet Earth is just 4,000 weeks, it’s no surprise that so many of us have a Bucket List of things we want to see and do before it’s time to go. Bucket Lists help us focus on what’s really important to us but the ideas on them don’t have to be…

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Glamping in the New Forest! With Camping in the Forest

If you love getting back to nature and enjoy being in the great outdoors but don’t have your own camping equipment, don’t worry! Glamping, is the perfect solution with pre-erected bell tents that are already pitched and ready for you to stay in. Camping in the New Forest have four locations with…

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Holidaying with your dog in the New Forest

If you're a dog owner, you know the struggle of finding a dog-friendly hotel when planning a holiday. Luckily, the Montagu Arms Hotel in the heart of the New Forest offers the perfect solution for a getaway with your furry friends. What the hotel offers When you stay at this New Forest hotel with…

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The 10 prettiest New Forest holiday cottages to rent this summer

Whether you’re looking for a couple’s retreat, an idyllic country bolthole with a great pub in the village, or a picture-perfect thatched cottage, Here’s our pick of the Prettiest New Forest Cottages. The Smithy You’ll adore this little cottage for four in Lyndhurst which is beautifully styled…

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Best hotels with direct forest access

What are the New Forest’s best hotels with direct forest access? It’s a question that we’re always being asked and we don’t blame people because visiting the New Forest, with its unique roaming ponies, donkeys and wildlife, is one of the UK’s most magical holiday experiences. If you want to step or…

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Accessible days out and breaks in the New Forest

The New Forest is a unique location full of stunning views, ancient woodlands and free-roaming animals. With all of its beauty and scenery that shouldn’t go amiss, we want everyone to come and enjoy the magical New Forest, regardless of age, ability or accessibility needs, whether motor…

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Happy hideaways in the New Forest

From treehouses to tiny cottages, shepherd’s huts to yurts and glamping pods to safari tents, the magical New Forest is the perfect place to visit if you’re looking for a happy hideaway break. Tucked away in one of these secret places, you’ll be able to chill, read a book, listen to your favourite…

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Top weekend getaways in the New Forest

When you find yourself with just a couple of days or nights to enjoy a quick getaway, making the most of your time becomes crucial. In the enchanting New Forest, an endless list of places to stay awaits for a memorable short getaway, ranging from luxurious 5-star hotels to cosy glamping pods. Start…

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Create your perfect escape to the New Forest this year

What would the perfect holiday escape mean to you? Beautiful beaches and a fascinating coastline to explore? Acres of wild, open countryside to walk and cycle in? Stylish, insta-worthy hotels and romantic rental cottage hideaways, or a holiday parks that have got the lot? Or do you dream of being…

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