“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 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
“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 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!!
**** New for 2016 ****
This apartment is in a grade II listed building, offering loads of character. It affords lovely views up and down the Georgian High Street of Lymington.
The property has been fully refurbished this year, including a brand new bathroom.
Set o …see more
“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
“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
“Super break” Great place to stay to explore the surrounding area. Clean tidy lodge. Loved getting into the Jacuzzi with a glass of wine. Kids loved the facilities and went swimming on a wet morning. Evening entertainment was good for our 2 little
“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
“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
Thank you for the review. Very pleased that you had a lovely relaxing stay and that you enjoyed the hot tub experience. Kind regards Mike and Sarah
“Compact and great” Very clean and comfortable location. Great communications with Freda who met us at the park and gave us lots of great local tips.
The bedrooms are certainly compact ( but we knew this before we booked) but the lounge are surprising
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 24 Aug 2016
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
“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
“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
“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
“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
“Quite and relaxing location. Very comfortable.” Had a great stay at the stables. Perfect for what we wanted visiting family.
Very comfortable beds and a quite location. There were 3 of us and had 2 extra guests stay for a couple of nights, and the
“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
“Fabulous house, great location, had everything you needed” Lovely clean house, home from home, everything you needed, lovely fruit basket, prosecco and chocolates provided upon arrival. Games room was a great extra. Loved the enclosed yards and our d
A really comfortable and well equipped house and quite quirky. Sarah was happy to have a dog visit and made quite a fuss of her.
Couldn't fault Sarah when a problem arose regarding the heating(whic… More
“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
“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.
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
“Great place to stay”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2016
Lovely place to stay in a beautiful location. Cabin was bright and clean and had plenty of space. Bathrooms nice with lots of hot water and bed really comfortable. We were lucky with the weather a… 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.
The apartment is in a great location - across the road from the beach, close to other towns, a really great spot. It could be so much nicer than what we encountered...
Upon entering the apartment, we… More
I have just read your review and very disappointed to hear your comments. Any maintenance problems can be easily remedied if reported to us immediately. We have never had complaints about music during unsociable hours before and would only think that unfortunately this was a one off! The mattress was new at the beginning of last season and I am sorry you didn't like the decor - we feel it is bright and clean.
The apartment is not damp - not sure why you say this - and it has a thorough clean after every guest.
I will investigate the other resident who you say is smoking near the outlet to the extractor fan and bring this to his/her attention.
“The Best little cottage in the world!” Mein hosts Jo and Simon leave nothing to chance in what can only be described as an amazing Bed and Breakfast experience.
As there is no oven, Jo and Simon leave you Milk, Bread, three types of cereal, Jam, marm
“Confortable and spacious” 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 two parking spaces.
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
“Incredible Penthouse...Blown away by the space and views on offer”
Reviewed 12 Oct 2012
I hired this place for my 30th birthday party. We had about 10 of us staying. On entering the building you're blown away by the grandeur of the whole building, and when you take the lift to the top fl… More
“The house was perfect for all the family especially the little ones :) x” We went with our children, their partners and granddaughters and found the house excellent with enough space for us all. The garden was fantastic with being fully enclosed we fe
My husband and I and a group of our friends stayed in the house for a long weekend during the fabulous spate of good weather we had in July 2013. We were very pleasantly surprised to find the house is… More
Many thanks for this thoughtful review - very much appreciated and so glad you all managed to see and do so much during your stay.
“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
Berry Cottage is a beautifully presented period cottage with 3 luxury en-suite bedrooms located only a short stroll away from the heart of this charming seaside village. The cottage has been thoughtfully furnished to cater for the needs of most guests whether they be fa …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
“Ideal B+B for 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, and feels more like a self-caterin
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!.
“Cosy New Forest hide away with relaxed and friendly hosts and a top breakfast.”
Reviewed 6 May 2013
Norleywood is a charming New Forest village which is off the beaten track but convenient for Beaulieu, Lymington and the New Forest itself. Super walks from the door. Very relaxed and friendly hosts. … More
Arniss Farm House is a new holiday rental for 2017. This stunning renovated property boasts a superb location with direct access, to and stunning views of, the New Forest National Park. With its open plan layout and accommodation that sleeps 12 it makes the perfect base …see more
“Lovely Cottage, would definitely come back.” 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 cottage
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
“A perfect break”
Reviewed 23 Oct 2013
We stayed at the cottage for the first time in mid October and found it to be all we could ask for. We booked the same day as we arrived due to being let down by another property and we found booking… More
The loft offers quiet and spacious accommodation for up to four guests with one large bedroom and a day bed. Five minutes from the historic Georgian town of Lymington. Off road parking provided for one car. Large garden, part of which is dedicated to guests use. …see more
“Very nice accommodation” I would recommend staying at number nine, only a short walk from beach, it is easy to get from Gosport ferry, we walked a lot, its about 40 mins from ferry,Claire and Stewart who own apartment are very pleasant and friendly.
“Idealic location with great facilities” We had a long weekend and wished we could have stayed longer. The facilities are great with everything you could ever need, very comfortable to the point we did not want to go out! Location is peaceful with go
On the edge of the New Forest this cosy four bedroomed house was ideal for our annual pre-Christmas trip with grown-up children and grandchildren. Afternoon and evening of arrival was settling in and … More
Thanks Patrick,sounds like you all had a great time despite a wet weekend. Kind regards Andy
“Delightful House and so child friendly, great location.” We are 2 families with small children, Magnolia House was just superb, luckily we had some nice sun shine whilst there so were able to BBQ, the garden is so private and enclosed for the children
I was staying with a party of 8-people - the house was ideally located 20-minutes to Southampton 15-minutes to Bournemouth
All you needed to bring along with you was your toothbrush! Everything that… More
Thank you so much for your great comments, really appreciated.
“Excellant base to explore the New Forest and surrounding area”
Reviewed 18 Jan 2013
We arrived at end Dec 12 and Stayed until after the new year. the house was perfect for us allowing plenty of room for us all (6 adults and 4 children). The bedrooms were all spacious and the house wa… More
“excellent family accomadation for all ages”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2011
We arrived to a lovely welcome from carol,after good communiction through the booking process.For us the accommadation was an ideal location.Everyday Shops are not near by but this was no problem for … More
“A family retreat” A very beautiful impressive building and grounds. Everything available that you would require and more if travelling with a young family. The games room is an added bonus. Very comfortable furniture. The house ideally located for tr
Beautiful cottage. Fully equipped. Spotlessly clean, comfortable and cosy. The games barn was amazing, with something for everyone - old and young. We will definitely go back. Couldn't have asked for… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review. I really appreciate it when guests take the trouble to put a review up. Recommendations from past visitors are so important.
I'm glad that you enjoyed your weekend in Wishing Well & hope that you can come again another time.
Dray Mews Self Catering holiday cottages are situated in the heart of the New Forest in the quaint village of Brockenhurst. The mainline rail station is just a few minutes walk away. Southampton, Winchester, Poole & Bournemouth are all within easy reach on this …see more
“Luxurious comfort in a great location” We had the most amazing week here, thank you so much!
We were a group of eight adults and two young children, the owner was very accommodating and provided us with a cot and some baby equipment.
Thank you so much for letting us stay in your beautiful home. We would not hesitate to recommend this place!… More
Thank you for your review. You were great guests.
We would love to have you back again in the future.
“Absolutely stunning property”
Reviewed 25 Apr 2016
Absolutely stunning holiday accommodation, every single thing you could possibly require has been thought of and supplied. Wonderful location in the New Forest close to all amenities to make this a … More
“Lovely stay in a super property”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2016
We had a lovely family holiday in the New Forest and enjoyed our stay at the property. The booking process was very easy and Jackie kept in contact with the arrangements for our arrival. The propert… More
Thank you so much for your great review. You were amazing guests you left the house so clean and tidy it was as if you were never there, and thank you for watering the garden.
Would love to have you back again in the future.