New Forest Blog

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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Top Things to Look Forward to in 2024

It won’t be long before we are watching the fireworks, chinking glasses and welcoming in 2024! There are some fantastic events and activities to look forward to in the New Forest in 2024 with highlights throughout the year. Kick off the new year in the New Forest Start as you mean to go on by…

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Top romantic winter breaks in the New Forest

As the days are getting shorter and the nights grow long, what better way to beat off the winter blues than with a romantic break? Winter in the magical New Forest is a season of dark, starry skies, rustling leaves, roaring fires, and delicious, comforting food. It’s the season of frosts and snow;…

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Cosy places to stay in the New Forest

Roaring log fires, huge squashy sofas, hot-chocolate with marshmallows and delicious comfort food – if that’s your idea of holiday heaven, then welcome to the New Forest! We’ve got scores of cosy places to stay, from indulgent country house hotels, to snug little inns, friendly B&Bs and secluded…

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Book autumn breaks to the New Forest

If you’re suffering with the slight washout summer blues then cure them by planning a fabulous autumn break in the magical New Forest! Autumn is THE New Forest season. It’s the time when tree leaves explode into colour; of crisp, country walks, tranquil, uncrowded beaches and menus at our hotels…

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Top things to do in September in the New Forest

Escape the busier summer months and plan a short break to the New Forest this September. September makes a great time to visit, with the days still being relatively long and the beginnings of the rich autumn colours that are synonymous with the New Forest. Some of the highlights you can enjoy this…

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Last minute summer breaks in the New Forest

Summer comes just once a year and there’s still time to have your best one yet – by grabbing a last minute summer break in the beautiful New Forest. Imagine being able to explore more than 140,000 acres of heathland and forests, with trees so old, they date back to Tudor times. Treat yourself to a…

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Epic Summer Events at Sandy Balls

Get away to a summer of fun at Sandy Balls Holiday Village in the heart of the New Forest. To woodland strolls, fantastic facilities and holiday homes so special, you won’t want to go home. Our exclusive accommodation, some with hot tub options, give you the space you need for those summer…

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Coastal Holiday Homes from New Forest Cottages

The big bonus if you’re coming to the New Forest on holiday is that you can spend your mornings among the famous free-roaming ponies and woodland wildlife on a scenic walk. Maybe, stop for lunch at a wonderful gastro pub and relax on a beautiful beach in the afternoon, taking in the far-reaching…

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