New Forest Blog

Top things to do this July in the New Forest

Summer is well and truly on here now making July a perfect time for lots of outdoor adventures. With acres of forest to explore, a gorgeous coastline and an abundance of footpaths and bridleways to follow, what’s stopping you from visiting the New Forest? Take a look at some of the top things to do…

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Celebrating Father's Day in the New Forest

On Sunday 18 June, we celebrate dads here in the New Forest! Whether your father figure is your dad, grandad, step dad or another significant male role model, you’ll be sure to find loads of ways to spoil him! Take a look at some of the special things you can do this Father’s Day and be sure to…

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Our Guide to a Dog Friendly Holiday

No one wants to leave their furry friend behind when they’re off on holiday - but if you come to the magical New Forest, you really don’t have to! With more than 20 dog-friendly hotels; as well as holiday parks, wonderful walks, rivers to splash in and beaches to explore – not to mention Dogstival…

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Top ways to spend Early May Bank Holiday in the New Forest

The first of the May bank holidays will soon be here. If you are looking to get away for the Early May Bank Holiday weekend, then the New Forest makes a great bolt hole! Falling at the end of April, with the Bank Holiday on Monday 1 May – plan a spring trip and make the most of the luscious green…

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Top Days Out for Animal Lovers in the New Forest

From the cute and furry to the scaly and fierce. Native to exotic, there are plenty of opportunities for days out for animal lovers here in the New Forest. Discover some of the animals that make the New Forest so special The New Forest is a haven to lots of animals. One of the things probably the…

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Top Things to Do in 2023 in the New Forest

2022 is quickly slipping away and it is soon time that those clocks will be chiming and we’ll be seeing in the New Year! Why not start planning your 2023 adventures in the New Forest? We’ll have plenty going on to entertain all – so whether you are looking for action-packed activities or foodie…

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Top Places to See Christmas Lights

Nothing says Christmas more than a thousand twinkling lights, brightening the darkest nights of the year. If you love a Christmas illumination, then make sure you visit the magical New Forest, where you’ll find all manner of displays; from simple, village Christmas trees, to the mighty Byron Road…

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Top Christmas Events in the New Forest

The lead up to Christmas is a busy time of year. If you aren’t sure where to start or are looking for some ideas on some top Christmas events to go to in and around the New Forest then you have come to the right place! Whether you are looking for some traditional family fun or perhaps a relaxing…

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Book October half term breaks in the New Forest

If your children are feeling the blues over the end of the school holidays then perhaps it’s time to plan your October half term fun? It won’t be long until half term is here and there are plenty of opportunities for lots of fun and adventures here in the New Forest. Take a look for some half term…

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Top Things to Do in the New Forest in September

The bustling August days are heading behind us and the leaves are starting to turn. September is around the corner offering the perfect excuse for a New Forest break. Take a look at what you can enjoy this month… Capture family moments at the end of the school summer holidays It’s soon time to…

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