Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Inglewood Cottage is a modern family friendly 3 bedroom holiday cottage located within New Milton, a bustling small town on the edge of the beautiful New Forest and within easy reach of stunning local beaches and forestwalks and attractions.
This 3 bedroom cottage is located on a quiet road and offers plenty of space for families, groups or couples wanting a holiday which provides a bit of an escape but at the same time being close to all amenities. The town centre provides all required shops for everyday items including a post office, pharmacies, local butcher, baker, small supermarkets, pub, and a selection of takeaways. A large Tesco is also located within half a mile and is within strolling distance for those forgotten holiday essentials.
A luxury welcome pack is included for your arrival.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Barton on Sea 1.8 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth International 20 km, Nearest railway: New Milton 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The cottage offers spacious modern accommodation with a lovely roomy feel as the dining area and kitchen are open plan, and the lounge has plenty of space. The two double bedrooms have more than enough room for kingsize beds and the twin bedroom is tucked nicely into the eaves.
The open plan fully fitted kitchen includes a range cooker with gas hob and electric double oven and separate grill, fridge/freezer, microwave and toaster. A Tassimo Coffee machine with pods provided adds an element of elegance to your coffee.
The breakfast bar provides seating for 4 with a Freeview TV and the adjacent dining area has a large 6 seater table with ample space for dinner parties!
A washing machine is provided in the separate Utility Area with sink and additional freezer leads directly from the kitchen. The door here opens to the rear garden patio area.
All crockery and cutlery are provided including a wok, assortment of ovenware and lots of wine glasses for a relaxing drink. A highchair is also provided.
The cottage has a large and airy living room with a 32" Freeview digital TV, DVD player, IPOD Dock, WIFI connectivity, CD player/Stereo, and seating for 7 people provided by two sofas, a comfortable chair and a tub chair. Two children's wicker chairs are also in the lounge. There is a large assortment of games and toys for all ages together with a large selection of novels and childrens books. A selection of DVDs are also provided for adults and children.
Double doors from the lounge open out onto the patio terrace and the lawned garden with pretty pergola; perfect for relaxing on a hot summer day with plenty of garden furniture available.
The cottage has three bedrooms, of which the master bedroom is located on the Ground Floor, with King Size bed and ensuite bathroom with bath and separate power shower. There are two first floor bedrooms; one with a King Size bed and the other with Twin Single beds.
The upstairs bathroom has a bath and separate power shower.
The cottage has a garage and off street parking for up to two cars depending on size.
A travel cot and stair gates can be provided upon request. All the bedrooms have ample storage space with additional upstairs hall storage for cases and travel bags.
A Luxury Welcome Park will be provided to include both essentials and luxuries such as wine, beers, chocolates, milk, tea and coffee pods and other delicious treats!
A posh picnic hamper is provided with china plates and glassware for 6 people for your use in the forest and on the beach.
Dishwasher Tablets will be provided.
Childrens cutlery, plates, bowls and plastic cups provided.
Gas/Electric included. Linen provided. Tea Towels provided. Towels included.
If you wish to arrange a supermarket delivery, we can accept delivery and put away for you during the hours before your arrival - please contact us for further details.
|Further details outdoors|
Rear garden laid to lawn with two patio areas. Garden furniture sets to seat 6 and 4 people. Deck chairs also available.
A BBQ is available for use on those balmy evenings when eating al fresco. Charcoal, lighting blocks, tongs and matches will be supplied in the garage.
A tumble dryer is located in the garage.
Buckets and spades, crab lines and fishing nets are available in the garage.
Parking for two cars at the front of the property depending on size and additional on the road parking.
Car park pass for New Forest town and village car parks supplied for two cars for 3 hours free parking.
Garage for one car or roof box storage - upon request.
£50.00 holding deposit required.
Full payment is required 6 weeks before the first day of the holiday.
Dogs welcome at an extra cost of £20.00 per week per dog.
Changeover Day is Friday.
Linen Included. Towels Included. Dishwasher Tablets included.
Short Breaks of 2 nights or more possible during Low Season as indicated.
Monthly bookings taken - please enquire.
The Central Southern England region
The New Forest area is a wonderful and beautiful region in which to relax and have a beach and forest holiday. Inglewood Cottage is situated with easy access to many attractions including the New Forest National Park, the beaches of the south coast and Bournemouth, and historical places of interest in both Dorset and Hampshire.
New Milton, a busy and bustling town, is situated on the edge of The New Forest, a national park designated as an area of outstanding beauty with open countryside freely inhabited by ponies, cattle and donkeys. Within the park are the picturesque and charming towns of Lyndhurst, Lymington, Brockenhurst, Beaulieu and Burley providing shops, eateries and public houses.
There are numerous attractions in the forest that offer all types of activities for families, couples and groups. As well as the outstanding natural beauty and wildlife, there is so much more to see and do eg. horse riding, cycle hire and water sport activities are all readily available.
For the more adventurous, the adventure parks are always an exciting option, including Paultons Family Theme Park with Peppa Pig World, Moors Valley Country Park including an exhilarating high level tree walk, and Beaulieu Motor Museum which has go-karts for those who are wanting a faster pace.
Bournemouth town centre, a 40 minute picturesque drive, is a lively holiday destination with excellent beaches, shops and entertainment venues.
Barton on Sea beach, 5* rated, is the nearest of many local peaceful beaches, a 40 minute walk or a few minutes by car. Affording magnificent views of the Needles on the Isle of Wight, there are wonderful cliff top and beach walks, a golf course, and the popular Beachcomber Cafe with garden providing breakfasts, lunches and snacks and an ice cream parlour. The 5* rated Pebble Beach fish restaurant is also located on the clifftop, with open air dining and cosy meals for the cooler months.
Lymington, just a few miles along the coast road, is a quaint Georgian market town with a great selection of boutiques and shops, has a wonderful quay with a pub and terrace for those lazy days watching the boats go by.
Nearby Christchurch, a medieval town steeped in history, provides a quiet interlude with walks along the River Avon, a Priory Church and Castle Ruins. Modern coffee houses are interspersed with old-fashioned gift shops and a bandstand provides musical entertainment on hot sunny days. Feed the swans and wander along the banks of the avon at your leisure!
Go crabbing on Mudeford Quay - loads of crabs to catch - lines and buckets provided at the cottage!
Keyhaven Nature reserve - walk across the salt marshes and view the varied wildlife.
Visit Lyndhurst - Alice Liddell "Alice in Wonderland"s home town, has many shops and a museum in which to while away a few hours.
For those willing to travel a little further afield into the county of Dorset there are numerous beautiful towns, for example, Wimborne Minster, Shaftesbury and Dorchester, and many family attractions such as Farmer Palmers Animal Park, Monkey World and Bovington Tank Museum. The spectacular Jurassic Coast with the famous Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove provides breathtaking views and memorable days out.
Market days are in the towns are busy and bustling: Lymington - Saturday; New Milton - Wednesday; Christchurch - Monday. Buses run half hourly from Station Road/Whitefield Road and will take you easily to either Lymington or Christchurch.
Festivals and Shows include:
May - Food Festival at Christchurch
June - Steam Revival at Beaulieu
July - Christchurch Music Festival
July - Bashley Flower Show
July - Netley Marsh Steam Rally
July - Lymington Food Festival
July - Hampshire and New Forest County Show at Brockenhurst
August - Cowes Week
August - Milford on Sea Carnival
August - Ryde Carnival IOW
August - Brockenhurst Carnival
September - Dorset County Show at Dorchester
October - Ghost Train at Exbury Gardens, Holbury nr Beaulieu
Tennis Courts within 5 minutes walk for club level players or coached sessions at Hale Gardens: www.halegardensltc.org.uk.
Tennis Courts at New Milton Recreation Ground can be advance booked: 01425 619420
Horse Riding - Lessons can be booked at Burley Villa School of Riding in Bashley, just a couple of miles away. Advance booking is advised in high season. Tel: 01425 610278. www.burleyvilla.co.uk
Golf: The nearest golf course is Barton-on-Sea Golf Club at which you can book as a visitor. Located on the cliff top at Barton, this course has stunning views. Tel: 01425 615308. www.bosgc.co.uk
Other visitor attractions in the New Forest area and the adjoining Dorset towns and countryside include:
Bond in Motion exhibition at Beaulieu
Bucklers Hard, Beaulieu
Marwell Zoological Park
New Forest Wildlife Park
Longdown Activity Farm Park
Hurst Castle - Boat trip from Keyhaven to take you there - and back!
Bolderwood Deer Sanctuary in the forest
Splashdown Water Park, Poole,
Day trips are available to the Isle of Wight from Lymington.
Self drive boat trips on the River Stour at Christchurch Quay - relaxing chug down the river.
Christchurch Priory Church
Hengistbury Head with road train
Swanage Steam Railway
Sea City Museum, Southampton
Dog Friendly Pubs:
The Housemartin - Christchurch Road, Barton on Sea
The Plough Inn - Sway Road, Tiptoe
The Rising Sun - Bashley Common Road, Bashley, New Milton
Drift Inn - Beaulieu Road