A perfect location situated in a quiet New Forest village between Lymington and Beaulieu, ideal for walkers, sailors or anyone looking for some peace and quiet. It's only a two minute walk into the forest, as well as being ideally placed for visiting Beaulieu, Lymington and the Isle of Wight.
The accommodation is situated in an annexe building, ensuring privacy, and comprises of a large double bedroom with dining area and sofa (sofabed), separate bathroom and separate kitchenette.
The bedroom is furnished with a 4'6” bed and a sofa-bed (a single foam floor mattress/bed can be provided if required) wardrobe, table, chairs, free WiFi and Freeview 22" flat screen TV/DVD.
The kitchenette has a kettle (plus tea/coffee making facilities), microwave, toaster and fridge, making this a comfotable living space with the luxury of your breakfast delivered each morning.
The bathroom has a shower over the bath.
Delicious home-cooked English (or continental) breakfasts are included during term time. This includes homemade jams and bread, fresh eggs from our own chickens, and local sausages and bacon.
Within the school holidays we fill your fridge with homemade bread and jams/ croissants or bagels and smoked salmon/ fruit and yoghurts and of course homemade cake. All of which will be topped up during your stay.
The accommodation is ideally suited for 2 adults, perhaps with 1 or 2 children.
Weekly lets available, special price of 7 nights for the price of 6!
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Tanners Lane 3 km|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton or Bournemouth 36 km, Nearest railway: Brockenhurst / Lymington 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Recently refurbished accommodation, comprising of a large double bedroom with dining area and sofa (sofabed) with separate kitchenette and separate bathroom.
Ideally suited for 2 people, however a sofa bed can be used to increase capacity to 4 or single mattresses can be added for children (Only £5 extra each night per child!).
Linen and bath towels provided.
Full English Breakfasts includes eggs from our own chickens, local sausages and bacon, homemade bread and jams...
Arrival times are from 14.00 and check out at 11.00 please...thank you!
All enquires are forwarded to my mobile so late bookings can often be acommodated.....
|Further details outdoors|
Secluded off-road parking is to the side of the property, space for up to two guest cars.
Bicycle hire available ten minutes drive away.
"It has been a pleasure staying in your B&B thanks to your welcome and to a lovely room"
"We have nothing but praise for your accomodation,the lovely breakfasts,extremely comfy bed and pillows and the special little touches,that make it so nice."
" finding homemade shortcake in the kitchen was delicious"
" Great location, especially walking round the village in the morning seeing the wild ponies with the children."
The New Forest is an area of outstanding beauty with open countryside freely inhabited by donkeys, ponies and cattle. As a national park the whole area is open for visitors to enjoy. Within the park the picturesque towns of Brockenhurst, Lymington and Beaulieu are all worth a visit and are all within 15 minutes of Defoe House. Once visited you'll understand why people are drawn to this area year after year.
Defoe House is ideally placed for exploring the New Forest with many attractions nearby. Children's activities include Moors Valley, Paultons Park, the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu, Longdown Dairy Farm, bicycle hire, Lymington salt water baths (summer only!), kayaking on the Beaulieu River and numerous riding stables to name but a few. Garden-lovers can treat themselves to the delights of Exbury, Spinners and Furzey Gardens, all of which are within 30 minutes from the property. For those wishing to visit the Isle of Wight, the ferry terminal is only 5 minutes away in Lymington. Further afield the historic dockyard of Portsmouth and also Bournemouth and Winchester are under an hour away.