“Couldn't ask for more” A lovely base to explore the New Forest and surrounding areas. A great deal of thought has gone into making sure everything you need is provided. We travel up and down the country regularly and I can honestly say I have never
“Immaculately presented, homely, ideally located holiday home perfect for families.”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2015
The owners of this property have thought of everything; from the milk, tea, coffee and biscuits there on arrival, to the towels for the dog after muddy walks. The booking through the owners website wa… More
“A charming and spotless property well located in Lymington”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2014
We stayed at Grafton in early Feb. Despite awful weather, we had a brilliant weekend. The house is well located and Is in a quiet residential spot and easy to find. It is absolutely spotless with … More
“Our stay was absolutely fantastic. A home away from home.”
Reviewed 10 May 2013
I would highly recommend Grafton Holiday Home. It is so well situated, immaculately clean and extremely comfortable. Tina and Mike couldn't be more helpful. We were delighted when we were able to ex… More
“What a welcome!” We stayed here as a family group of 6 adults and a Labrador for a birthday get together. The house is immaculate: very well equipped- down to plenty kindling and logs for the wood burner. The back garden and hallway provided a secure
“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
“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
“Quay Road, Lymington” Enjoyed our stay in your cottage, everything clean & tidy with good quality fixtures & fittings. Always a great location with all amenities so close by. Maybe will look at cottage again when returning to UK to visit my family.
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 … More
“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.
“Enjoyable stay in a cosy characterful cottage” We arrived on a dark wet evening and it was lovely to walk into a cosy welcoming room. All the facilities we needed were there and, of course, the view was spectacular. We used it as a base to watch the l
3 of us staying for 3 weeks at Cowes View for convalescence for my husband and his son - was great. Plenty of room, very comfy beds, bathrooms upstairs and down, ditto TVs, well equipped kitchen, and … More
Reviewed 22 Oct 2012
A lovely small cottage in a superb location. Just expect peace and quiet and you will not be disappointed.
There is plenty of interesting places and shops to visit but locally there is every… More
“Great location” Lovely house and surroundings. Secluded so the only sounds you hear are nature. The lane leading to the house is a little narrow. But English driver's have always been courteous and friendly. Would stay there again and highly recommend
Beautiful little bungalow which was like the Tardis inside. Lots of space for storage so you could move all your bags out fo the way and feel at home.
Excellenly equipped kitchen and 3 good sized bed… More
Local families who have builders working in their homes are very welcome.
Reviewed 27 May 2015
My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the hospitality from Mary and Andy. They surpassed our expectations and the cottage and grounds were in a really good condition. Not much beats a fire in the grate a… More
All our guests receive a warm welcome and it is important to us that they enjoy their visit.
“Superb in every respect” We had a wonderful time celebrating my husbands birthday with our children and four grandchildren all under 4. The accommodation was suitable for all of us and perfectly safe for the children. Such care and attention has been
Thankyou Kate for the amazing home you have and for all the extras and those amqazing little notes everywhere. The wine and date cake were amazing and well appreciated. All the family had their own … More
Thank you so so much for this lovely review . We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and had good enough weather to enjoy the garden , discover the town and most importantly enjoy time together. Please come back and stay again. Thank you
“A Great Place to stay”
Reviewed 28 Dec 2012
My wife booked the house for my birthday, and we stayed with several friends over a long weekend. The house was huge. The kitchen was fantastic and we spent a considerable time around the giant kitche… More
Thanks for the review and we are delighted that you had a great stay!
“The Gourmet Weekend”
Reviewed 19 Dec 2011
We spent many happy holidays in the New Forest when the children were young. Now grown up we planned a reprise, and an autumn break together. The Master House turned out to be a perfect location. An… More
“Beautiful cottage in a fabulous rural setting” We had a fantastic stay. The thoughtfully placed kids night lights, well stocked playroom, beautiful fenced garden and tv in the kids bunk room all made for a relaxing time for all. I wish we had noticed
We had a fantastic time at the cottage. The location is amazing, with the very neat garden opening into the New Forest national Park. There is a nice pub by the lake which you can reach walking. The c… More
Reviewed 24 Oct 2014
We stayed at Newtown Cottage for 11 days. I'm going to sit on the fence on this one and state that the Cottage was nothing short of FANTASTIC. It has the feeling of a true home with all the amenities … More
“A great place to stay especially at Christmas”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2014
Cottage was excellent and good value. The Xmas tree and lights round the open fire place were a nice and welcoming touch by the owners. Great place to stay - warm and cosy. Plenty of space and great … 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
“Absolutely faultless accommodation” Lovely place to stay,quiet surroundings close to shops beaches restaurants and the forest everything you need when staying in the new forest full credit to the owner
This is a lovely bungalow in a very quiet and peaceful location. Spacious clean rooms and a lovely safe and enclosed garden perfect for my two year old. Close to the new forest so great for long walks… More
thank you for your comments your welcome back any time
“Excellent Bungalow, Super Clean and Great Location, Family friendly and Hassle free”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2015
Definitely recommend, excellent accommodation with everything you could ever need. Family friendly with a great garden. Prefect quiet location but still close to everything. particularly impressed wit… More
thrilled with your comments makes our efforts worthwhile
many thanks jon
“Excellent holiday in every way.”
Reviewed 5 Jul 2014
The bungalow was well equipped in every way. Very clean and tidy. Situated within walking distance of the sea and also New Milton. We realised we have a lot more to see in the area so have booked a… More
thank you for your review,we look forward to seeing you again
“Excellent Accomodation” The Penthouse is an exquisite, comfortable and spacious apartment in an extremely convenient location. all amenities you could possibly require were at hand. The Host Lorrena was a pleasure to deal with , I can wholeheartedly r
The Penthouse is spacious. We received it very tidy. It has a good tv, and plenty of CDs. The furniture, the carpet, beds... are in very good condition.
The building has restaurant, concierge and… More
“Amazing accommodation - could not fault it!”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2013
From the minute we booked the owner was very helpful, and Debbie who looks after the apartment is so lovely and couldn't do enough for us. Between them they've thought of everything you could need for… More
“Super accommodation ideal for large party wanting to chill”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2012
Spacious living accommodation for relaxing together with added bonus of kitchen, dining and lounge area including a large balcony, located together so everyone can participate.
Very well equipped and… More
“Wonderful place to stay with everything you could wish for” You could not wish for a nicer place to stay in, beautiful home with all mod cons. Very attentive owner, thought of everything you could need. If you don't want to cook, the local pubs and re
“Perfect seaside holiday break.” We stayed at this amazing stilted cabin by the sea in July 2012. The place is delightfully quirky. It is one of a community of box cabins, set about a central green and right next to the harbour. Ducks roam about and it
“Great place. Lovely surroundings. Great for kids. Safe.”
Reviewed 8 Mar 2013
'The box' as it is known is surprisingly spacious.
Right next to see.
Amazing beeches nearby.
Emsworth is a lovely village within walking distance.… More
“Great location, fabulous for children, lots to do locally”
Reviewed 6 Mar 2013
Well maintained accommodation with balcony and barbecue, open views over the marina. Marina coffee shop/ cafe within stones throw from property and easy picturesque walk into elmsworth. Great for chil… More
“Loved it” Just returned from a great family weekend. This place is ideal for people wanting to relax in quiet whilst still near to beach and other south coast attractions. Had some wonderful walks before returning to relax in comfy accomadation. would
“Great 'rental', ideal for kids and 'grown ups' alike !”
Reviewed 4 Apr 2017
We've tried a few 'rentals' across the south of England for our annual family 'get togethers' but Forest Meadows takes a lot of beating. It has all you would need to make a family weekend enjoyable fo… More
“Perfect forest retreat”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2016
We had a great weekend here with beautiful surroundings, perfect location and brilliant house and facilities.
Looking forward to staying here again… More
Reviewed 19 Sep 2016
This lovely property was booked for a landmark Birthday and it certainly did not disappoint! It was spotlessly clean, well equipped and very comfortable. Plenty of bedrooms, bathrooms and a washing ma… More
“Mrs” Wow....!! Amazing house for a group of friends to get together for my hubby's 40th!! Was clean tidy and all the amenities you could ask for....!!! Rooms are spacious and plenty of room to all cosy up and chill out!!! Highly recommend!!! Thank you
“A fantastic holiday” We sepnt the time from 19.08 to 26.08 in this lovely holiday house. We, that was a group of 6 adults and two little kids. We enjoyed every day touring the area, whether exploring the New Forest , spending time at the beach or just
Extremely well appointed cottage inside with plenty of room for all the family. Nice touch books and DVD's for the adults and games for the children. Only downside was the rear which needed repearsand… More
Hello and many thanks for your review.
We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at our house.
In case you decide to stay with us again, you'll be pleased to know that the grass in the back yard is now cut often, and the shed just received a brand-new roof.
“Great family house”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2016
Big house, very well-appointed. loads of space for a group of 6 adults, a 3-yr old and a toddler. Spacious garden enjoyed by the kids.… More
“Luxury and relaxing in the country” 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 accommodation
“Super stay” We had a lovely time. The living area in the caravan was very spacious. It was spotlessly clean and very well equipped. We would thoroughly recommend a stay here and we are looking forward to booking again soon.
“Lovely Stay” I have just come back from staying at the Forest Cabin for 2 nights with my family and we all had a lovely stay. The accommodation was very clean on arrival and the hot tub was all ready for us to use. The location is great and only a sma
“Great location and nice house and owners helpful”
Reviewed 11 Sep 2016
We had a great two day stay and the location was 100% and the house was just right for us ( 3 adults and 1 small dog). Owner was very helpful as was the cleaning staff on arrival. we found two great r… More
“Miss L Hill”
Reviewed 28 Nov 2016
Nice bungalow in a lovely location in the New Forest. Views across fields and has horses and chickens in neighbouring farms. Would recommend to others. Requires a few finishing touches but di… More
Reviewed 7 Nov 2016
We had a lovely half term break at Forest Cabin lovely location excellent facilities and the most comfortable beds which lovely big pillows and soft duvets. Location was excellent and visited some won… More
“Peaceful and relaxing” My partner and I had a great time at little bunty lodge. The lodge is much lovelier than you can see in the pictures. Even though it is on a main road we didn't have any issues with traffic noise, in fact it was lovely and peace
“Fantastic cottage, very well equipped and great location” We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this lovely cottage. Immaculately clean with fluffy towels, really comfy bed and everything you need to enjoy your stay.
Delicious home made cake in the welco
Lovely cottage in a great location. Everything we needed for our stay was provided. Very clean and well furnished. Garden is lovely and contained keeping kids in and animals out!
Our 2 year old loved… More
Reviewed 17 Jul 2016
A lovely cottage with really nice fixtures & fittings. Set in the heart of the new forest there's a good chance of ponies on the doorstep & just within walking distance of Burley village, otherwise a … More
“Brilliant Stay” We visited the Upper Deck for 2 nights this week with my Husband and Toddler. Mikey and Brian greeted us with such a warm friendly welcome and made us feel so welcome, nothing was too much trouble offering recomendations on places t
The Upper Deck is beautifully decorated with all the facilities you could possibly want or need. It has a fully equipped kitchen, extremely comfortable beds, lovely garden views and a great over-bath … More
Thank you so so much for your kind review. It was such a pleasure to meet you both, and we too hope you will visit us again soon. Very best wishes.
“Excellent value for money, beautiful apartment, wonderful hosts.”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2016
A beautiful holiday apartment. Great location, the new forest, array of local amenities and gorgeous beach with a view of the Needles all 5 minutes drive away. Charming hosts who deliver a very high l… More
Thank you so much for your warm comments. We really enjoyed meeting you, and your little boy was a credit to you. We hope to see you again soon. Very best wishes until then.
“Excellent again” We returned to 40 The Retreat, having stayed there last April. The house is very comfortable and brilliantly located to explore different aspects of Portsmouth's heritage. The Historic Dockyard is 1.3 miles away and, with an all attra
“Excellent Facilities and friendly and helpful owners”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2013
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 great f… More
“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
“Lovely cottage stunning location. Will be back.” Stayed here for 3 days break. Very well equipped cottage in a great location. Pubs and attractions within walking distance and beach only a short drive away. Owner was very helpful.
Cottage has everyth
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
“Amazing property in a great location”
Reviewed 26 Mar 2013
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 provid… More
“Home from Home” Comfortable cottage with all the amenities you would find at home. First time we have ever rented a cottage and were so pleased with Home Glen. Rachel and family obviously care about their guests as the cottage was really clean, plent
We stayed for a week with our two kids, aged 2 and 3. We really enjoyed the house and it was a great base to explore the New Forest and near to lots of children's activities like Peppa Pig World and M… More
Hi, Thanks for your lovely comments and look forward to seeing you again this year.
Reviewed 1 May 2017
Lovely, good size house ideal for family of 4. Comfortable and unfussy furnishing perfect with young children. Great location for new forest, Southampton, paultons park (Peppa pig world), close to maj… More
“Everything I would look for” Just lovely in every way. A real gem. The home made food was a real treat, the accommodation really comfortable and we just had a lovely, lovely time. Thank you Vanessa from all three of us!
We had a lovely couple of days at Defoe House as our first proper holiday with our 11 month old baby. It's tucked away in the gardens of a pretty house which is also tucked away in a quiet village, a… More
Reviewed 12 Jul 2013
Myself, wife and 18 month old daughter stayed here for two nights and had a wonderful stay. We came down to visit Peppa pig world and stayed at Defoe House for a great little trip.
Vanessa cannot do… More
“A memorable stay, cosy cottage, lovely location”
Reviewed 19 May 2013
My partner and I have just returned from a 2 night stay with our daughter who turned 2 during our stay. Vanessa and her family made all of us feel very welcome and we would like to extend a warm than… More
Thank you for your review,it was lovely meeting you all last weekend too!.