Map and how to get there

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Nearest travel links

Airport Bournemouth Airport 19.47 km
Ferry Poole 30.89 km
Train station Brockenhurst train Station 20.27 km
Car Car advised

Activities near New Forest

Sports Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, City breaks, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays

How to get there

From: Southampton

Join the A31 heading for Ringwood from the M27. Continue on the A31 passing the Little Chef at Minstead and then further on the Shell petrol station at Burley services also known as Picket Post. Continue until you reach the slip rd sign posted for Hightown, Poulner and Hangersley and exit the dual carriage way. At the top of the exit turn right over the flyover and immediately right again and continue to rejoin the dual carriage way as if travelling back to Southampton. Once back on the A31 heading back to Southampton travel past the In excess garden center and take the next left sign posted Shobley/Linford. Once exited from the dual carrige way travel over one cattle grid and continue for only a very short while past the first entrance on your right and turn into the second entrance almost immediately after, You will see a small sign for Forest Oaks. Travel up the drive to the gated entrance. You will have reached your destination. Press the button for Forest Oaks where the intercom will be answered and the gates will be opened for you.

From: Poole/ Bournemouth

Join the A31 Heading towards Southampton. Pass the exit for Ringwood and continue until you see the "In excess" garden centre on your left. Travel past the In Excess garden center and take the next left sign posted Shobley/Linford. Once exited from the dual carriage way travel over one cattle grid and continue for only a very short while past the first entrance on your right and turn into the second entrance almost immediately after, You will see a small sign for Forest Oaks.Travel up the drive to the gated entrance. You will have reached your destination. Press the button for Forest Oaks where the intercom will be answered and the gates will be opened for you.