“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
“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
“Absolutely Fantastic apartment in a lovely quiet setting” The Apartment was all we needed and wanted. We were very close to the beach and the atmosphere was great. Would recommend this to anyone as we truly enjoyed every minute!!
“Walking Holiday with friends” The house was well and thoughtfully presented with good quality comfortable furnishings and many interestings artifacts and located at the end of a quiet close. The garden was lovely and a relaxing quiet place to unwind a
A wonderful home in a fantastic location resulting in such a great weekend here. Help was on hand when we couldn't figure out how to work the cooker. Chris was friendly and professional in all of our … More
“Lovely house in great location”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2016
Lovely house in a great location, lovely and clean and well maintained.
Well kept courtyard, well equipped house… More
Thanks for your review and we look forward to welcoming you back any time
“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
“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
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.
“Perfect country getaway”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2016
I stayed here with my boyfriend over New Year's Eve for 3 nights, and we were so pleased with our choice. The English weather let us down slightly with rain and 45mph for most of our stay, but the hou… More
Thank you for taking the time to write your review for us. I am glad that the weather did not stop you enjoying your break, one of the things we love about the area is there is so much to do what ever the weather.
Hopefully we will see you again one day and you will be able to try out some of the other lovely walks around the area....don't forget your wellies!!
Best wishes to you both
“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
“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.
“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
“Perfect place to stay” My friend and i have just returned from a few days away staying at Florentia's house.
This is an ideal place for location, comfort, and most importantly cleanliness!
Everything we needed was available in the house for self
“Excellent location,comfortable accommodation,certain to return.”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2013
We stayed here for a week 3/8 to 10/8 and had a great holiday much of which was due to the lovely location.On arrival we were met by Florentina who showed us round and gave us local information.The ho… More
“EXCELLENT ACCOMMODATION IN CONVENIENT LOCATION”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2013
Spent a very enjoyable week at Seabreeze. Very convenient location in close walking distance of the main attractions of Old Portsmouth. Florentina went out of her way to make us welcome and to ensure… More
“Could not be better for a visit to Portsmouth”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2012
Very nice, comfortable house in an excellent position for Gunwharf(2 mins. walk), ferries, buses, trains and restaurnts(too much choice).
We left the car at the house all week! Walks were great and p… More
“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 weekend” Our family stayed at old bridge cottage for the first weekend in April. This is very much a home from home with all you need for a great weekend. The house exceeded my expectations and I have to say the pictures do not do it justice
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. T… More
Glad that you had a great time. Old Bridge Cottage is especially good for family and group gatherings with it's sauna, hot tub, pool, fishing and space.
“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
“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.
“Amazing Amazing” Great location - comfortable luxury-
Clean- would thoroughly recommend!
Olivia was very welcoming.
We took my Mum away on her first trip since my Dad passed away. We could not have wished for anywhere better.
“A great place to stay” We stayed at the Bothy for a week and found it to be well equipped, comfortable and clean. Its well placed for the village and forest and we saw dear on the lawn most evenings. Will definately book again as it's a lovely hideawa
The Bothy is conveniently placed for all the facilities of Lyndhurst. The accommodation was spotlessly clean and tidy and very well appointed in terms of everything we needed for a comfortable week. … More
Many thanks for such a wonderful review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the Bothy and do hope atet you return n the future.
Once again many thanks
John & Stephanie
“A comfortable, clean and very well thought out property”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2016
the location of the property was excellent, very handy for shops yet a quiet position. Comfortable accommodation, everything you could wish for.… More
Dear Mr Newman,
Many thanks for staying at the Bothy once again and taking the time to write such a lovely review, we do so appreciate it.
Please do return soon.
John & Stephanie
Reviewed 28 Sep 2016
Just returned from a week staying at the Bothy and found it even better than we expected. We had everything we needed and it was very comfortable. A nice touch was the welcome pack of milk, bread, win… More
Many thanks for your lovely review, we are absolutely delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Bothy.
We do hope to be of service to you in the future.
John & Stephanie
“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
“Ideal setting for touring” The summer House was ideally placed for touring the south coast and the New Forest. It was homely and comfortable and had great off road parking. It was very quiet and has a lovely garden with a little stream at the bottom.
We were delighted with this house. It was clean, bright and very well-equipped. A particularly lovely feature is the bright and airy kitchen/living area which allowed the whole extended family to spen… More
“family break” lovely and clean
some nice touches including a bottle of wine, some milk, tea, coffee & sugar, and blackcurrant for the children upon arrival
friendly face to meet both at arrival and departure
located exactly where required for our b
From start to finish this was a most pleasant experience. In the caravan, everything had been thought of even down to washing up liquid, tea, coffee and sugar. The site was also excellent and a small … More
“Quiet, peaceful and cosy”
Reviewed 16 Nov 2012
We have stayed on Hayling Island many years in different types of accommodation, but this static caravan was one of the best. The caravan was warm, cosy and welcoming. The welcome pack of tea, coffee … More
Reviewed 15 Aug 2016
Met by Sue who allowed us in early. Caravan was clean with everything we needed and with addition of some sparkling wine for the adults and squash for the kids and milk, tea coffee etc. Everything was… More
Thank you so much for the lovely review and we look forward to seeing you again next year
“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
“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
“Advertised as a studio but more like a lovely cottage with beautiful garden” We had a lovely stay in the clean & fully equipped cottage. There is a beautiful garden with chairs and a table to sit at and the sounds of chickens and donkeys nearby, all v
Great little flat that although advertised as a studio flat was much more spacious than we expected. Had a separate upstairs for 2 to sleep plus double sofa bed in the living area and the kitchen was … More
Thank you for your kind words, It was a pleasure to have you stay.
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 wit… More
Thank you. We're glad your stay was a success and you enjoyed our little village.
“Ideal For Our Family Holiday” Really happy with everything about our stay from start to finish. Communication leading up to our stay was excellent, as was the handy guide that had been left in the cottage.
The whole place was very clean and we fel
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 e… 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
“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
“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
“Little Gem!!” My husband and I wanted a location with a view in Portsmouth where we could take our daughter and eldest granddaughter shopping and round the dockyard. What better place than Spice Island apartment!!
On arrival we were met by the lov
The owners made us feel very welcome and showed us around . There was also a good information file in the apartment. A Very good welcome hamper with Milk, Coffee Bread, Butter, Cake , Biscuits and Bo… More
Thank you for your review. We are so pleased your stay was a success and the apartment was so welcoming. Those views will no doubt stay in your thoughts for some time to come - they are truly awesome.
“First Class Apartment with amazing close-up harbour entrance views.”
Reviewed 25 Oct 2016
After a warm welcome by Lesley and Ben I was delighted with this high quality apartment and the close-up views of the harbour entrance and its stream of Ships and boats not too far from your balcony w… More
Thank you so much for your kind review. We hope the apartment and the area continue to delight on each of your visits since the first one.
“Amazing apartment with all you would ever need”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2017
We really loved spice island apartment. Not only was the owner very welcoming when we arrived, he showed us around the apartment & very kindly left us a welcome pack which was not expected but very… More
Thank you so much for your review. Always much appreciated to receive feedback and thrilled you enjoyed your stay.
“Mrs” 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 Turfcutter's Arms which is a 5 minute walk awa
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 w… More
Many thanks for your kind comments. I am glad you enjoyed your stay.
“Beautiful, comfortable, cosy cottage”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2016
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
Excellent accommodation with everything we could of needed, from plenty of towels and linen to tea bags, sugar and milk on arrival, as well as family bored games and DVD player. Lovely and clean and n… More