“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.
“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
“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
Heatherview is a comfortable period cottage , rural and very quiet, between Lymington and Brockenhurst. The coast and Solent Path is 4 miles away , beaches 5 miles. Walking/biking is straight from the front gate. and riding stables close. Sway village has four restaur …see more
“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
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 , spen… More
“Very well appointed cottage”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
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
“A Great Place to stay” 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 kitchen table eating drinking and
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 ca… More
Thank you so much. We really enjoyed hosting your stay and so glad all went well - family times are special and v happy that The Old Masters House fitted the bill for your celebrations.
“relaxing luxurious family get together”
Reviewed 23 Jun 2016
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
“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
Brookley Dairy is a cosy period apartment in the heart of charming Brockenhurst overlooking the high street where ponies and donkeys wander freely. It is situated on the first and second floors above the village bakery and ideally located for local amenities, restauran …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.
“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
“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
“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 6 Nov 2016
Really lovely little studio that's very well equipped (although I'll second a previous comment about a coat hook!). The area is really nice with everything you need close by.
The hot tub is good afte… More
Hi Emily, Thank you for the review. The coat hooks are in the open garage- we will make sure we point them out when we show guests around in future! Glad that you had a great stay.
Kind regards Mike and Sarah
“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.
“Welcoming, comfortable cottage with all we could want” Susie and her husband were at the cottage to greet us and to provide the basics for self catering.
The cottage was clean, tidy and spacious for the 4 of us adults and a baby.
The conservatory wa
“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
“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
“Shepherds Spring Cottage 1 was one of the best holiday rentals we have made” We were a group of three adults with 2 dogs who wanted a break away from London. From the initial booking, way back before Christmas, communication was good. Any queries answ
“Beautifully presented and perfectly equipped accomodation”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2015
We cannot recommend this accommodation enough. It is very well positioned in the New Forest and easily accessible to all of the sites but equally very much away from any form of 'busy' activity. We to… More
Thank you very much for your amazingly positive review it is so lovely to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed exploring the surrounding areas.
We look forward to seeing you again in the future!
“Very good stay”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2016
Very comfortable and plenty room for us (family of four, with young children). Excellent location for the New Forest and beyond. Spacious garden area. Recommended.… More
Thank you for your recent review we are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Shepherds Spring Cottage 1.
3 double bedroom apartment in lymington high street with spacious lounge and well equipped kitchen/dining room. The outside spacious terrace is perfect for outside dining on warm summer evenings.Children are welcome, but we do not think it suitable for the very young or …see 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
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 line …see more
“Great last minute find.” Couldn't have been more last minute to book this property if we tried but was relieved and very lucky to find something still available for a family of 5 in August (booked on Thursday and stayed from Monday!)We know the area
It was a nice place to stay which allowed easy access to the surrounding areas of Mudeford, Highcliffe and others. The apartment had stunning views which highlighted the need for the Windows to be cle… More
Luxury Detached Annexe in the New Forest. Relax and switch off from city life and enjoy time in one of the Britain's beautiful national parks the New Forest, with its walks, cycle tracks and beaches. Within walking distance of good pub for evening meals.Cycle store.By c …see more
“Lovely Cottage” We loved this cottage. So well equipped and comfortable. In a great location to explore the New Forest and not too far from the coast. Had a wonderful week and hope to return. Thanks Jo for the added extras too.
“Comfortable, peaceful, well equipped accommodation.”
Reviewed 23 Jun 2016
The property was extremely comfortable and very well equipped .
Bed linen and towels were very good quality and everything was very clean.
Wifi worked well.
We didn't have children but they would b… More
THE COTTAGE -
Avon Vale in the quiet village of Woodgreen is a small detatched cottage nestled in the woods of the beautiful New Forest. Actually situated on the Avon Valley Path, it is a walker's paradise with walks in every direction.You can literally walk straight …see more
“Felt like home from the second we arrived” The kitchen was really well kitted out with everything you could possibly need, making self-catering very easy. Bedrooms were comfortable and really well presented. The garden was beautiful and very pleasant
“Very comfortable, cosy cottage in the heart of the New Forest”
Reviewed 27 Jun 2013
I have stayed in many properties in the New Forest over the years and this was the best so far. I particularly liked the peaceful, pretty garden. The location in Brockenhurst is ideal, being within … More
“Perfect” The weather wasn't great for our one week stay - but the cottage.................wonderful. Its not perfect as in 'Homes and Gardens' perfect, but if you want a holiday in a comfortable and well appointed cottage in the heart of the New Fore
We stayed at Forest View with family and had a lovely week. The house is very spacious and in a great location. The house was very clean and linen and towels were of a high standard. The kitchen was v… More
Thanks so much for taking the time to post a review. I'm really glad that you had a good week, but sorry to hear that the garden didn't meet your expectations - I am looking at improving the gardening service at the house as a result of your comments. Many thanks for your feedback.
A charming cottage located in the heart of the beautiful New Forest National Park, Forest Glen is a tasteful and comfortable self-catering cottage perfect fo a relaxing break.Charming Self-Catering Cottage in the heart of the New Forest. …see more
“Outstanding” We stayed at the 'Studio By The Sea', which offers a perfect escape to the country, while being close enough to Lymington to make the most of the seaside town, which is within walking distance. We spent a fabulous couple days at the b&b e
I loved the idea of staying in a B&B separate from the owners property and this one met all our expectations. The property was exquisitely decorated & furnished to a very high standard, yet cosy and c… More
“Excellent service, gorgeous breakfast”
Reviewed 8 Jun 2014
We stayed for 2 nights for a sailing trip. Made to feel very welcome, very clean room and amazing breakfast. Will definitely go back. Thanks Annabelle… More
“Everything we needed for a great stay.”
Reviewed 20 May 2014
Lovely room, very comfortable bed, spacious shower and even a kitchenette! Annabelle brought a delicious breakfast to our door each day (home made bread, fresh fruit etc) which we enjoyed outside on … More
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 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
“A little gem in Lymington” I last visited Lymington as a child so you can imagine my delight to find this charming little house right in the town centre. The car parking space was a real bonus and we were lucky with the weather to be able to enjoy th
“A delightful town house at the centre of everything”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2016
Light and airy, modern, with all essentials you could need. One of the cleanest apartments we have been to (a tribute to the cleaner).. Right on the edge of the New Forest with plenty of walks, and th… More
“Lovely house, great places to visit..”
Reviewed 16 Mar 2016
Solent Haven was just what we needed for a few days away..the house is beautifully furnished, big comfy beds, and very well equipped.. Town was great, plenty of restaurants to choose from and in walk… More
“Superb location. Super accommodation.”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2015
Lymington is a great location from which to explore the New Forest and the south coast. My wife and I had a wonderful holiday and the town house was very comfortable and very tastefully decorated . It… 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.
“Perfect location and modern, comfortable and stylish home” 8 of us stayed for 2 nights whilst enjoying some fun with Escape Yachting. Ideal location for all activities and a 5 minute walk to town. The house was clean, modern and very well equipped and
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
“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.
“One month's stay was not long enough - I loved it; the portholes & windows, the view, the ships; the sun and the balcony” Booked 22 July to 19 August 2011. Spent four weeks in pure enjoyment. My adult daughter joined me for the middle two weeks and
“Our expectations were more than met....” We were delighted with our short stay. The cottage is neat and tidy, spacious and well furnished. Its location allowed us to explore the New Forest and its coastal resorts - we even managed a day trip to the Io
I booked the property last year so that we could take my parents on holiday, they had never been to the New Forest, the cottage is ideally situated for the area that we wanted to visit and is the perf… 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
Lovely little cottage ideal for weekend stay grandkids loved the games barn and me i might add, would stay here again …
Chewton Glen Lodge
What a great place to stay...
I was made to feel very welcome and felt like I'd known Rod for years. The lodge is beautiful, the 'finish' is first class and there is everything you need for a very comfortable stay. Items of particular note are the bathroom, the shower is brillian …
Studio by the Sea
Lovely little private B&B in Lymington
Our 2nd stay here, we came back because we loved it so much.
Beautiful little private B&B separate to the house.
AMAZING bed and bedding, fantastic breakfast hamper delivered to your door and genuinely lovely hosts.
Annabelle and Jon are alw …
Amble Back a short stroll from everything you need
Beautiful cottage with lovely touches
We have just returned from this beautiful cottage with Sue the owner there to meet us and show us how everything worked . There were fresh flowers , a bottle of wine in the fridge and an Easter Egg on our grandsons bed , lovely touches to make us wel …
Gorgeous Apt: Terrace, Parking
Beautiful flat in the heart of the New Forest
I stayed in this beautiful flat on the High Street in Lymington with my fiance and two friends over Easter 2016. The flat is on the High Street in Lymington close to the all the towns amenities and with easy access to the New Forest, Solent Way and L …
Bentley Cottage is a wonderful place to stay. It is very well equipped and the furnishings are beautiful.Everything is provided, from toiletries in the bathroom to a good range of toys, books and games.The laminated maps and the picnic set are very u …