“home from home” Lovely house to stay in,we have stayed there the last 2 years over new year and its so cosy and homely. The owner is really helpful and leaves some nice welcome presents,wine and chocolates, bread and milk.There is so much space to sp
Dearholm was ideal for our familyof five adults and two children,loadsa space in all aspects of the house,well decorated,very well equipped and everything worked.Enclosed back garden ideal for dog and… More
“What a wonderful place for a holiday or short break”
Reviewed 5 Mar 2012
This year will be our fourth time staying at Dearholm, the cottage has all the comforts of home , with plenty of space. The cottage is well equipped ,sheets, towels even down to a loo roll plus a wond… More
“comfortable, well equipped, flexible sleeping arrangements”
Reviewed 14 Feb 2012
Very close to the station in a good location for the New Forest and local attractions. The house is well equipped, we cooked Sunday lunch for eight with no problem. The sleeping arrangements are flex… More
“Very comfortable home away from home” Great house, with comfortable beds and everything provided. Easily accessible to the city and you could get away without a vehicle as the bus stop is close by. Great provision of linen and necessary items in the k
Irene and husband were very helpful and kind. The welcome package was much appreciated. The cottage and garden were delightful. Excellent value. Quiet area. Some great pubs and restaurants nearby. The… More
Reviewed 18 Oct 2016
Rose cottage can't be faulted. Everything we need in a perfect location. The garden is lovely and the house has everything we need. Great pubs with good food within walking distance. We had our gra… More
Thank you, so glad you enjoyed it. Our grandchidren love it there too. Maybe Hamble will see you again in the future.
“Provided adequite accommodation for one week stay”
Reviewed 17 Jan 2014
Nice cottage spoilt by poor shower and inadequite kitchen facilities - lacks pots and pans! House is nice but needs some maintenance as stayed there during period of sustained heavy rain. Location goo… More
“In an ideal location.” We spent 4 lovely days at Brackenwood, shame about the weather! The cottage is ideally located, for exploring Burley, the whole of the Forest and beyond. Unfortunately it rained most of the time we were there, but the cottage w
Bracken wood is in a beautiful setting in the new forest.You just had to cross the road and then you were in the forest,lots of ponies to see and beautiful heather.The house was very homely and comfor… More
A lovely review, thank you. The heather in the Forest at this time of year is quite a display of colour against all the different greens you see at this time of year. Lovely too are all the colours of Autumn so perhaps another trip is needed! Anyway, delighted you all had a wonderful time and we hope to welcome you back again in the future.
“Best house in the villlage”
Reviewed 4 Aug 2016
We stayed here for three nights with the dog. The house is so cosy and relaxing.we brought more stuff than we needed as everything is there including dog bowls, tea, milk, sugar and wine!. The dog co… More
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay and we're delighted your stay exceeded expectations and the doggy shower bath was so useful. Our dog owning guests really do seem to appreciate it and it certainly does make life easier - especially in the more muddy seasons!
We look forward to welcoming you again in the future.
“A lovely little bolt hole”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2016
A really homely place right in the heart of one of the quieter parts of the New Forest, with loads of walks starting literally on your doorstep.
Extremely warm and comfortable, and we hope to retur… More
Glad you enjoyed your stay so much and of course we look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you again in the future. Thank you for taking the time to review us - always appreciated.
A newly renovated, period house located in Brockenhurst village, in the heart of the New Forest. Enjoy beautiful walks and cycle rides from the doorstep. The living room seats 8 and is equipped with a TV and DVD player. You can also sit and relax and keep watch out of …see more
“Modern, very well equipped and welcoming home.” I stayed here on a business trip and Eastfield House Lodge is a modern, very well equipped and welcoming home. It was lovely to come back at the end of the day and relax in a superb peaceful setting.
We stayed with our children aged 5 and almost 2 and had a great stay, a high chair and stair gates were provided ready for us and the quiet location meant everyone slept well the garden apse went down… More
Thank you very much for taking the time to describe your experience with us - we are so glad that you enjoyed the cottage and the area which offers such a variety of activities for various age groups and interests; there is indeed a lot to explore!
Thank you again for your visit.
Benedicte & Roger
“Could have been friendlier”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2016
My sister and I stayed at Eastfield Lodge with my two daughters aged 13 and 11. The cottage is lovely and is very well equipped although it is a little tired in places. For example, there is messy exp… More
“Fabulous and great value for money” This house was really very lovely. Everything was immaculate, very clearn and it is modern and well decorated throughout. The kitchen was small but very well equipped. The garden is a great size with outdoor seati
The apartment is in the beautiful Meon Valley in Hampshire. It is situated between the cities of Portsmouth/Southsea, Winchester and Southampton and close to the villages of Wickham and Bishops Waltham. It is set in a semi rural location. …see more
“An absolute dream” I can only say positive things about our stay. Tracey has obviously worked hard to make the cottage as welcoming as she can. Roses, muffins, a local paper, milk in the fridge and a welcoming card are a lovely touch. The cottage itse
“Lovely comfortable cottage on the doorstep of the New Forest”
Reviewed 27 May 2013
Lovely cottage, comfortable and well equipped. We soon got used to the bedrooms being on the ground floor and enjoyed the view of the quayside from the upstairs lounge. Very nicely presented with home… More
“Luxurious cottage in the midst of the lovely town of Lymington close to the New Forest.”
Reviewed 25 Jul 2012
We stayed in this cottage for just one week. Given the perfect location just outside the New Forest and on the coast line just opposite Isle of Wight, we could easily have spend two weeks here.
“Cosy cottage on Quay side”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2012
This cottage is very cosy & is of a very high standard. It is in a great location for exploring the surrounding area aswell as sitting watching the boats & goings on on the quay side.… More
“Lovely accommodation in a superb location for the New Forest.” Perfect holiday home, fully equipped and spotlessly clean. The location couldn't have been better everything on your doorstep yet lovely and peaceful. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend to fam
A great place to stay for a couple or family with older children, very quiet, comfortable and on the outskirts of Sway village, but easy walking to shops, cafe etc.
Very clean, beautifully furnished … More
“The most peaceful well equipped holiday cottage in the New Forest”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
The cottage was located in a beautiful tranquil part of the New Forest. The garden has an abundance of beautiful tall trees. We watched squirrels running through them. There was a patio area to si… More
“Great cottage,Great area,Great host”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2011
The Ducklings is in a quiet gated homely area, the owner lives next door is very friendly but not intrusive. Ducklings Cottage,Sway, is very modern and perfect with a good enclosed garden .Situated … More
“What a lovley place” My Husband, two children aged 4 and 2 and I, had a fantastic stay at Little Owls. Tim and Helen, the owners, were perfect hosts and made us feel very welcome. The cottage had been furnished to a high standard and is set in beaut
Only a very brief stay, but fantastic. Well laid out for a small space, with extremely good quality fixtures/fittings/equipment. Functional, yet cosy.
Would very much recommend, and will definitely… More
“Perfect weekend for some R&R!” My boyfriend and I have just returned from a lovely stay at Greenbanks whilst celebrating my birthday. As soon as we got there we were greeted with a warm welcome from Carol, she showed us around the apartment which was
Few days away and felt like we had been there forever. Really relaxing, great walks , wonderful food in Fordingbridge. Accommodation was fab. All the things you need and more.… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that you managed to relax and unwind for a couple of days, hopefully we will see you again when you can manage another get away.
Thank you for taking the time to write us a review we really do appreciate it.
Best wishes Carol
Reviewed 27 Dec 2015
On arriving we were met by carol, the owner, who was very friendly, the accomendation was EXCELLENT , so clean, it had everything you needed to fulfill your holiday, nothing was left out, the surrou… More
Thank you for choosing to stay at Greenbanks to celebrate your Christmas. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. The chickens are missing you, they still visit the front door every morning waiting to be fed. It was lovely to met you both and hopefully we will see you again.
Best wishes for 2016 Carol
“A wonderful relaxing retreat”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2015
Greenbanks is an ideal holiday retreat for exploring the New forest, The accommodation is equipped and furnished to a very high standard. We enjoyed every minute of our stay. The moment we arrived and… More
Thank you for taking the time to write our review, it was very kind of you. We loved having you here and look forward to welcoming you back one day.
Pretty wooden cabin in our peaceful walled garden, with sunny deck, cosy seating area and superkingsize bed (can be twin beds). One mile from Hill Head beach where we also teach kitesurfing, and just along the road from the ferry to Portsmouth Historic Naval Dockyard. …see more
“Fantastic place for a family celebration” We rented old bridge cottage for a long weekend to celebrate my parents' ruby wedding anniversary. The cottage was absolutely perfect for our stay with plenty of space for the 6 kids and 8 adults. The hot t
“A great place to stay - I would stay again.” Holy Hill apartments are clean and modern but still homely. Nothing is too much trouble for the owners and they genuinely care that guests have a great stay. The apartments are very well equipped want for n
Very warm reception. Lovely studio, I really get impressed when I enter. Its much more beautiful in situ than the photos.
Very comfortable bed, very clean, wifi, TV with dvds, books, puzzles, fridge,… More
“Well appointed facilities, lovely location!”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2013
My fiancé and I fancied a few days away, and Holly Hill was recommended to us by a friend; we certainly weren't disappointed! Excellent facilities, lovely location within easy access of rolling coun… More
Many thanks for your review, we enjoyed meeting you.Hope your wedding day is beautiful.
“Lovely apartment with fantastic views”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2016
A lovely peaceful rural location with superb views from the windows. It is convenient for visiting Portsmouth and its Historic Dockyard, Winchester, Beaulieu, Buckler's Hard, the New Forest, Salisbury… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay with us, we look forward to seeing you again. You are right, we are situated in an ideal place. We love it here and know our guests will too.
“Just lovely” This lodge really is worth every penny. It's beautifully decorated with modern fixtures and fittings, an incredible hot tub, and a fabulous decking area with a gas barbecue. The owner Paul was really friendly and helpful upon arrival and
lovely location with the local horses, cows and furry bull coming up to the fence. Good walks and recommend a walk to the Alice Lisle pub about 2 miles away. Well furnished to a high standard also..… More
“Perfect anniversary break in the new forest”
Reviewed 20 Jun 2016
We stayed in the forest lodge on the 4th June to celebrate our wedding anniversary.
We had a wonderful time and were very impressed with the property all round. It provides a superb mix of both mod… More
Reviewed 26 Nov 2016
Property was easy to find and instructions to access Lodge were very clear, although we were a little daunted by the manual all information was there. All equipment worked perfectly. Fantastic sound … More
“delightful holiday home” We really enjoyed our short family break and found the cottage to be very comfortable and the owners very helpful. It is in a lovely peaceful spot,( great looking out on the water watching the swans in the morning, ) but only
Highcroft Cottage is on our family run traditional farmhouse cider farm. We press during the autumn months with our range of ciders being available to sample and enjoy all year round. With direct access onto The New Forest Highcroft is the perfect holiday spot! …see more
“A delightful cottage in a glorious setting adds up to a lovely holiday.” This cottage has it all - comfort, convenience, location and excellent management. And, this year, a wonderful summer! Set in the beautiful English countryside beneath the South
“Cosy, Friendly, Very Clean Accommodation; Home from Home.”
Reviewed 14 May 2014
Wren Cottage has been beautifully converted with tasteful and comfortable furnishings and the super king size bed is very comfortable. There is every kitchen, laundry amenity you could want. Wi-Fi, … More
“Wonderful holiday, home from home”
Reviewed 13 May 2014
The cottage was excellent, nothing was wanting and the little extra touches made our stay comfortable, warm and relaxing.… More
“Beautiful cottage in a beautiful spot”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2014
Just had a lovely, peaceful short break at Wrens Cottage - a delightful converted barn, with everything you could possibly want for a stay. It is comfortable with lots of little extra touches provided… More
“Delightful stay at The Stables West Meon” Warm and comfortable with lots of thoughtful, elegant touches - I loved this place. The Wills made me feel very welcome. The sense of space inside and the beautiful window on to the Hampshire countryside in al
“Away from the madding crowds in the heart of the countryside, perfect.” The Gaddens Manor House apartment was perfect for us, 6 adults an 8 year old and two under 15 months. Needing plenty of room the most appealing feature was the gardens and securi
We stayed at Gaddens Manor House for a large extended family gathering, and had a fantastic time. The house and garden are lovely, and the house is situated in the heart of the New Forest with great … More
Caroline thanks for coming to Gaddens so pleased your surprise party went off so well. Chris at Gaddens
“An amazing family break!”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2016
I would like to thank Jayne and Chris for a wonderful 5 day break with my mother and sister in law and six children. The house really was a home from home and we all felt very settled and relaxed ther… More
Copper ( the Labrador)is still talking about the children!!, so pleased you saw all the meteors. Jayne at Gaddens
“Great house and gardens with friends and family”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2013
We stayed in the house for 2 nights and had family and friends visit us while we were there. It was very accommodating and comfortable and the owners were excellent. I would recommend it to any large … More
Thank you for being so kind. We get great pleasure from seeing families meet up or get together at Gaddens in the New Forest, often from around the world. Chris & Jayne.
“Excellent and very high quality to every detail.” Very new, clean and spacious cottage. Upon arrival Katrin and Ashley were there to welcome us. Amazing welcome pack with goodies. We will certainly be going back! Strongly recommended.
“Beautiful, well equipped cottage in a wonderful location”
Reviewed 30 Jun 2015
A really lovely cottage, beautifully decorated with lovely furnishings. Perfect for 6 girls - 3 bathrooms! All the furnishings were lovely - beds really comfortable, bedding really pretty. Kitchen … More
“Beautiful cottage, great location for exploring the New Forest”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2015
If you are looking for a beautiful cottage with great location for exploring the New Forest this is it. The cottage has everything you need for your stay and owners very welcoming and helpful. We arri… More
It is such a lovely apartment, with everything you could need for a break away from home and very well appointed for the sailing club and being able to walk along the beach. We loved being able to sit… More
thank you for your kind review look forward to seeing you again
“If you could bottle what this place has got you'd make a fortune...”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2014
Why should you stay here? Wonderful location right on the beach. Fantastic property perfect for a family but was still perfect for us as a romantic break. Loads of room with lots of nice discreet pers… More
Thank you for your lovely review hope to see you back soon
Claire and Martin
“Wonderful place to spend Christmas!”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2016
Situated right by the beach, a fabulous location. We were greeted with a decorated tree and a festive dinner table. I felt this was above and beyond what we could have expected and the property manage… More
thank you for your kind review, hayling island unfortunately is renowned for bad mobile phone signals in some areas and ours is one of them we look forward to seeing you and your family again
“Lovely tranquil stay” Lovely place, comfortable and has everything you need.
Hot tub under the stars was an amazing experience (just make sure you allow a few hours to heat it up and use plenty of logs!).
Great location for New Forest, Hythe pie
We had a good time and the place was lovely and clean. It was a good location for the New Forest and we would visit it again… More
Thanks for your review and comments.
Kind regards Mike and Sarah
“lovely location for the new forest”
Reviewed 11 Nov 2016
very clean and tidy and received a very warm welcome ideal for a short break come and go as you please,one small point it would be nice to have somewhere to hang coats etc.… More
Thanks for the review, since your stay we have put coat hooks up, which we just need to remember to tell guests!
Pleased you enjoyed your stay, hope to see you again when you are in this neck of the woods.
Kind regards Mike and Sarah
Reviewed 7 Dec 2016
Thank you to Mike and Sarah for lettings us rent their wonderful studio for the weekend. The log fired hot tub was an added bonus. We had intended on spending our weekend exploring the local area but … More
“Home from home” A comfortable, clean and warm cottage, just like description on the site. Great location with easy access to main roads but hidden down a quiet lane. Great storage for bikes and if the weather had been kinder a big garden to explore.
Beautiful cottage, furnished to a great standard with all the little extras included down to dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, shower gel. Lovely garden, although we were so busy exploring we di… More
Dray Cottage is a 5 bedroom cottage, sleeping up to 8 guests.
The interior of the cottage is exceptional, decorated in pale shades and Laura Ashley furnishings. As well as the two bathrooms the cottage has a utility room with a downstairs shower and toilet. The groun …see more
“Perfect in every way” We spent a wonderful weekend in March at Wren's nest. It ticks every box you want in the New Forest- being able to walk straight out on to the forest, minutes from Lymington and the coast, 5 minutes walk from a great pub. As for
Having read the two previous reviews, I was a little bit concerned about the condition of this cottage, however, I needn't have worried, as Gemma certainly has worked hard to ensure our stay was enjoy… More
Thank you for your kind comments, we are pleased that you had enjoyed our beautiful cottage and location
Reviewed 17 Oct 2016
Lovely cottage in a perfect location looking directly out onto the New Forest. The cottage was extremely well equipped and very comfortable. We really enjoyed our weekend and can highly recommend the … More
This was our second visit to Maples Barn and we enjoyed it just like the first. We found some new additions to the property that just reaffirmed the owners attention to detail. A very high standard of… More
Thank you for your great review and for taking the time to write it. We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your second stay at Maples Barn.
“Amazing property in a great location” I booked this property after a search of the web to find a location suitable for 3 couple for a long weekend away to celebrate my Father's birthday. The booking process was excellent and I was provided with lots
We stayed at the cottage with our baby for 4 nights.
The cottage is very nicely decorated and feels modern. Downstairs is very spacious and it has extras such as games and dvd's. The kitchen is full… More
“Lovely Location and Property”
Reviewed 27 Sep 2016
The location was really nice, close to local amenities and a short drive down to Bournemouth. There are some brilliant attractions nearby. As we arrived we were greeted by wild horses on the green and… More
“Luxurious, well appointed and full of gadgets”
Reviewed 12 Mar 2013
The pub at the end of the road has lovely food and in the other direction there is a brilliant farm shop to buy fresh produce. We not only had ponies but donkeys and cows came to visit daily.… More
The Granary is a splendid 2 bedroom apartment within the impressive ‘Granary and Bakery’ built in the late 1820's and converted into apartments in the mid 2000's. The building is situated within the former Royal Navy's Clarence Yard in the southern coastal town of G …see more
Close to PEPPA PIG WORLD/Paultons Park (about 20 minutes away) Forest Haven is BRAND NEW from the owners with well over 150 5* review’s is a unique luxurious escape set back in a secluded spot on a quiet country lane with views through the bi-folding glass wall from t …see more
“We had such a lovely time” We enjoyed our stay at Rufus Cottage. The location is perfect. A pub next door with great live music on a Friday which was really good. The cottage had everything we wanted. Well stocked with plates etc. If we return to this
“Amazing place to stay....” Sweetslade was just as lovely as in the photos on the website. It's a beautiful place with a stunning view to wake up to each morning. It had everything you could possibly need for a very comfortable stay. As it was Novembe
We are always looking for a secluded lodge style accommodation to base out annual UK holiday from. Sweetslade fits this description very well. The building is behind the owners property with its own g… More
Thanks for taking the time for such a comprehensive review hope to see you both again.
Reviewed 1 Sep 2014
A lovely property in a quiet location. The property was clean and tidy and had everything u needed for your stay. Would return again.… More
Thanks for taking the time to do a review really appreciated.
“Perfect countryside getaway”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2014
We recently stayed for a long weekend at Sweetslade and were greeted very warmly on arrival. The barn was spotlessly clean and is extremely well equipped - it is clear that a lot of thought has gone i… More
Thanks for the great review its always uplifting to know that you enjoyed your stay.
“Absolutely brilliant. Perfect for our family.” We booked both cottages to accommodate family members flying in from overseas. Crim Cottage was perfect for us with two kids aged 9 and 11. The cottage is spacious, well laid out and very well equipped. T
Good spacious warm cottage with plenty of space for 4, all modern appliances and quality comfortable furnishings. 2 bathrooms (one ensuite) a great asset when party is more than 2. A very quiet count… More
“Excellent Facilities and friendly and helpful owners” We recently had a weekend away with four couples and two young children and found 40 Retreat to be the perfect venue. The house was in very good condition with the open kitchen and dining area grea
“The nest house to spend quality family time in Portsmouth”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
Amazing house! it felt like home! Lovely decoration, spacious rooms, living room and kitchen, ideal for large families wanting to spend some real quality time! Fully equipped, modern and with everythi… More
“Beautiful house, great hospitality from owners”
Reviewed 18 Mar 2013
Great location, close to the Kings Theatre were we had our annual Empower Conference. Close to the seafront and great shops on Palmerston Road.
Steve and Malisa let our guests have the run of their… More
“The best rented house I've ever stayed in in the UK”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2013
What a lovely house! It was spacious, comfortable and felt like home. It feels like it's lived in and has charm, character and everything you could possibly want with that extra homelike feeling becau… More
“Beautiful place to stay, warm hosts in the heart of the new forest.” A relaxing place to stay, the separate building for guests is beautifully decorated with plenty of space. The breakfast is hard to beat. We would definitely stay there again.
The Garden Room was just what we were looking for - it gave us a comfortable and cosy bolt-hole for some much needed R and R. We really appreciated the little extras - fruit, wine, candles. A very co… More
“Fantastic surroundings and wonderful breakfast!!!”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2013
We (myself, husband and 8 year old daughter) stayed here 2 nights and had a wonderful time. Lovely clean room and bathroom, drinks and snacks left for us on arrival, grounds were amazing and so was th… More
Reviewed 31 Oct 2016
We had a lovely stay at The Garden Room. They really go that extra mile to make their guests feel welcome, with lots of lovely drinks and snacks provided at the accommodation. The room was cosy and co… More
“Luxury living on a yacht” Myself and 3 friends stayed on this beautiful boat, moored ideally with no boats in front of us, giving us a perfect view across to the Isle of Wight. The yacht was clean, had 2 bathrooms and showers, and a well equipped kit
“Fantastic Apartment - Excellent value for money” Great Couple of days . Parking a real bonus. Apartment finished to a very high standard and
everything is catered for, a real home form home. Steve the owner very welcoming.. Great central location
We stayed here for a few days over new year with our 2 young children and my wife's parents. The house was beautiful, finished to a very high spec with enough room for us to enjoy without being crowde… More
“A weekend to remember and one to be repeated!”
Reviewed 1 Nov 2013
Booked this apartment to celebrate a special Birthday with 3 generations of family. It looked lovely on the internet but when we got there it was even better! Very spacious, well equipped and luxuriou… More
Reviewed 15 Jul 2013
Best stay ever!
We had a very warm welcome. The owner was very Kind and helpfull.
The house is perfect, very clean and well equiped.
Perfect stay… More
“comfortable, well situated, well equiped accomadation.” More than we expected, Susan was there to meet us and show us how
everything worked, well equipped kitchen with welcome pack.
First rate and will definitely stay there again.
This is what I have been loking for.... I had 10 people coming to my wedding from abroad. It was an extended family consisting of grandparents, parents, grandchildren, teenagers. I wanted them to live… More
“Beautifully furnished apartment and close to all amenities”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2012
400 yds from Southsea Common. Quiet area, close to a chip shop and pub !
Smart and modern kitchen. Excellent bathroom and bedroom. Comfotable double sofa.
Would recommend to anyone,… More
“Very convenient location for Portsmouth and Southsea”
Reviewed 4 Jul 2015
Booked for four weeks while we had building work carried out on our own house. The apartment was conveniently located, within easy walking distance of the centres of Portsmouth and Southsea, with the … More