Greenbanks Self Catering
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Situated in the rural village of Damerham, just northwest of the picturesque town of Fordingbridge, Damerham Holiday Home provides peaceful Self Catering accommodation that gives its guests the perfect opportunity to explore this area of outstanding natural beauty, on the edge of the New Forest National Park.
To ensure the peaceful relaxing break our guests are after it is our policy that we do not accept children of any age or pets.
Damerham Holiday Home ideal for two people and is fully equipped with everything you could need for a break in the country of walking, riding, cycling and more.
If outdoor activities are not your cup of tea, this New Forest holiday cottage allows you to enjoy the spectacular views of the Damerham countryside from your very own balcony.
The garden is alive with wildlife from badgers and deer, to our very own chickens who will lay your eggs for breakfast.
With the New Forest only 5 minutes drive away, Bournemouth and the south coast approximately 30 minutes in one direction and the medieval market city of Salisbury in the other Damerham makes an excellent base for your perfect getaway.
You can enjoy wonderful sunrises or sunsets from your own balcony.
Just turn up, relax and let your holiday begin.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Bournemouth 33.2 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||5.6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth International Airport 28 km, Nearest railway: Salisbury 21 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The Central Southern England region
Hampshire is the largest county in South East England and the third largest shire county in the United Kingdom despite losing more land than any other English county during the Local Government Act 1972 boundary changes.
Hampshire's tourist attractions include many seaside resorts, the motor museum at Beaulieu, with national parks in both New Forest and the South Downs. Hampshire has a long maritime history and two of England's largest ports, Portsmouth and Southampton, lie on its coast. The county is famed as home of such writers as Jane Austen and Charles Dickens, as well as the birthplace of engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel.
Damerham and Fordingbridge sit just on the edge of the New Forest National Park an area of outstanding natural beauty and a conservation area, where horses, cattle and pigs are left to roam freely. We also have Martin Down only moments away, ideal for long walks, bird watching etc.
There is a wealth of cultural and leisure activities. Whether you are looking for energetic pursuits such as horse riding or cycling, or more sedate opportunities such as walking, sightseeing, there are a myriad of choices.
Nearby towns and villages of interest include; Romsey, Beaulieu & Lyndhurst. Bournemouth and Salisbury are also only a short drive away.
Damerham is a location of notable Neolithic and Bronze Age barrows, and was an important Anglo-Saxon manor mentioned in the will of Alfred the Great.
By the time of the Domesday Book of 1086, Damerham was a major settlement in the possession of Glastonbury Abbey.
You can explore the local area on foot and stop at the Compass for a drink or lunch.. We will supply you with an information pack with suggested walks and cycle rides. You are very welcome to bring your own bike and we are happy to safely store them for you.
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22 Sep 2014
"Ideal place for a relaxing weekend , excellent accommodation."
Just spent a long weekend at Greenbanks we would highly recommend this accommodation.All you need are your spare clothes everything else is there even new toothbrushes if you need them . Carol the own… More
I am glad to hear you had a good time and managed to relax. It was so nice to meet you both and I look forward to seeing you again soon.
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21 Sep 2014
"Great location, excellent quality accommodation"
The accommodation was excellent, all looked brand new and very clean. The equipment was equally new and everything we needed was there. The little extras like the toothbrushes, shampoo, and the milk and eggs made a big difference. The balcony has great views, overlooking fields and horses, and was well used to enjoy a drink and the peace and quiet. Thoroughly recommended!
Thank you for your kind review. It is really peaceful on the balcony, you can sit, relax and let the world go by, perfect to unwind and enjoy the lovely weather, I am glad you enjoyed your stay.
14 Sep 2014
"An excellent place to get away and relax"
A great getaway, very well laid out, spotlessly clean and very well kitted out. It's a lovely part of the world where there is lots to do nearby.
The owner is wonderful, helpful but not intrusive. I would happily stay there again.
Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. It was really nice to meet you both and I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Carol
13 Aug 2014
"A quite peaceful location a home from home."
This was our second visit to Green Banks, and every bit great as the first.A lovely home from home, clean and we had everthing we needed .Carol was very welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. Greenbanks is Surrounded by fields and great views.We had great days out with Lyndhurst and Limington close by. Great walks and picnics in the forests with
the ponies.Brilliant place to be.
It is always nice to catch up with our guests as they return to stay with us. I am glad we did not disappoint you. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review
10 Aug 2014
"PERFECT PLACE TO STAY - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED"
We have just returned from our second stay at Greenbanks and once again we could not fault the excellent accommodation, it was spotlessly clean and is furnished to a very high standard with lovely little touches that make it feel like home from home.
It is set in a beautiful rural location with views that de stress you from the moment you arrive.
It is lovely to be able to pick your own vegetables from the garden and collect fresh eggs from the girls (chickens).
Carol and Barry went above and beyond expectations in making us feel so welcome.
We cannot think of anywhere else that we would rather stay so have already booked for next year.
Thank you both once again for a lovely holiday.
It was lovely to see you both again this year. We did enjoy our chats sitting in the evening sunshine. I hope the ducks have settled well into their new home!! Looking forward to seeing you next year. Barry and Carol
24 Jul 2014
We have just returned from a two night stay at greenbanks and were more than happy with our accommodation. Everything is spotlessly clean and tidy, set in a wonderful and quiet location. The chickens … More
I am so glad you had a relaxing stay and hope you enjoyed rediscovering the area. I look forward to seeing you again.
16 Jul 2014
"Cannot be faulted!"
A perfect place to stay! Carol and Barry very helpful, the holiday house was spotless and very comfortable.… More
Thank you so much for leaving us such a lovely review and so quickly, I hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday and look forward to seeing you both again
8 Jul 2014
Me and my husband stayed here for our anniversary and was amazed about how wonderful greenbanks is. After reviewing many places and saw the pictures we thought it was to good to be true but it was better the we ever could of imagend. The scenery was gorgeous and we was truely well catered for. We will deffinatley be returning to green banks and we will be recommending it to everyone.
Thank you for choosing to celebrate your 1st wedding anniversary with us, I am so glad you had a good time. Looking forward to seeing you again on your return visit.
24 Jun 2014
"A hidden gem"
We just returned from an amazing stay at green banks Wow!! It was excellent every little thing considered , Carol and Barry extremely friendly and have made our short stay at their accommodation a home from home. A very peaceful and comfortable home, lots to do in the area, lovely local pubs and you can help yourself to fresh eggs from the free range chickens.
We will certainly be back and now we know what is there etc we will be looking at staying longer. So until the next time
I am glad your short stay helped to recharge your batteries. Looking forward to seeing you both again on your return visit.
23 Jun 2014
"Ideal location ..."
for visiting towns and villages in and around the New Forest, and places of interest such as The Isle of Wight and the Motor Museum at Beaulieu. The accommodation was "home from home", and C… More
Thank you for your kind review. It was really lovely to meet you both and the bread rolls you made were amazing, we really enjoyed our cheese and wine evening, our turn next time. Looking forward to seeing you again.
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