Welcome to Alpine Cottage – Luxury Accommodation in the New Forest National Park
Set within the glorious New Forest National Park , this luxury cottage has all the amenities required for a perfect holiday.
It is beautifully furnished and ideal for couples or families. Located in an idyllic and peaceful location, there are New Forest ponies and foals wandering freely outside the cottage and yet it is only a short drive from the bustling city of Southampton and the glorious south coast beaches.
Whether you want a relaxing get away from it all holiday or a forest activity holiday of cycling, horse riding or playing golf, Alpine Cottage is the perfect place to recharge your batteries.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lepe Beach 20 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Ashurst, New Forest 1.5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
Hampshire is just waiting to be discovered and offers a wealth of activities and attractions for everyone, whether you like strolling around glorious gardens, exploring ancient forests, having fun by the coast or visiting historic sites.
Considered by many to be the jewel in the crown of Hampshire, the New Forest was originally created as a royal forest by William I in about 1079 for the royal hunt. In 1999 it was proposed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and became a National Park in 2005.
The New Forest is a truly beautiful place to visit to relax and enjoy all of the stunning scenery and activities within one of the UK's most beautiful National Parks.
With wildlife and nature places to explore plus historic houses and museums there is plenty for everyone to see and do.
The glorious South Coast beaches and the bustling city of Southampton are both only a short drive away.
Walkers, runners, horse riders and cyclists will find the safe, car free off road New Forest tracks a joy to behold with an abundance of wildlife, ponies, pigs and deer to be seen.
The New Forest is a perfect location for a holiday and there's something for everyone, whether you're looking to relax or explore.
There are so many things to see and do in the New Forest that you'll be spoilt for choice.
Some of the highlights include:
National Motor Museum at Beaulieu - set in the beautiful village of Beaulieu and featuring the world famous national Motor Museum as well as the Beaulieu Abbey Ruins.
Buckler's Hard - Step back in time on the banks of the Beaulieu River at the peaceful haven of Buckler's Hard. Discover what it was like to live and work in an 18th century shipbuilding village; home to the ships built for Nelson's fleet at Trafalgar.
Exbury gardens and Steam Railway - Created by Lionel de Rothschild in the 1920's, the Gardens are a stunning vision of his inspiration, offering 200-acres of natural beauty & horticultural variety.
Lepe Country Park - Over a mile of beach and pine fringed cliffs with stunning views across the Solent. Historic D-Day remains, wildflower meadows and children's play area - something for all the family to enjoy.
Longdown Activity Farm - Longdown Activity Farm is a fantastic day out for everyone. A daily schedule of hands-on activities includes kid goat and calf bottle-feeding, duck feeding and small animal handling. Plus, there are lots more animals to see.
Marwell Zoo - A visit to Marwell Zoo is a chance to get close to the wonders of the natural world
Paulton's Park - Paultons Family Theme Park, Home of Peppa Pig World is the theme park for families which has more than 60 wonderful rides and attractions included in the admission price.
Furzey Gardens - this delightful, informal garden established in 1922 is renowned for it's all year round beauty. The peaceful 10 acre woodland gardens include a lake, tea rooms, play area, bee and thatching display, cobb cottage and alpacas.
The New Forest Wildlife Park - Enjoy a wildlife adventure in this lovely park, set in 25 acres of unspoilt woodland in the lovely New Forest. Get up close to Sika, Fallow and Roe deer that roam freely throughout the park and watch the excitable otters squeaking.
The New Forest bus tour - The New Forest Tour open top bus is the best way to See More, Explore More and Enjoy More of the New Forest. Sit back relax and experience rich open countryside, beautiful coastline, historic villages and all that England's smallest National Park has to offer.