New Forest Spring Festivals 2018


The New Forest has fun filled, marvellous festivals all year round. Come spring, forest flora awakens as buds begin to pop, blossom fills the trees and the forest rapidly changes from the stark beauty of winter to bright emerald greens. New shoots and leaves unfurl creating new landscapes for spending time outdoors. For many, spring […]

Ocean Brothers Complete 3,000 Mile Atlantic Row


As proud sponsors of the Ocean Brothers, we are thrilled to announce they have completed their 3000-mile row across the Atlantic Ocean! Lymington half-brothers Greg Bailey (28) and Jude Massey (19) have completed their record breaking trans-Atlantic row for the British Skin Foundation to raise money to fight skin cancer. They have also set world records […]

Featured Property: The Barn Studio, Fordingbridge


For those seeking a refuge for peace and relaxation, The Barn Studio is a real treasure. Having been recently renovated, this 3-bedroomed property, sleeping up to 6 guests is utterly enchanting. And unusually for a property of this size, the cavernous interior is all on one level, so a good option for those with limited […]

Introducing Shell Seekers, East End


With free roaming ponies and donkeys ambling past the front gate, this gorgeous cottage will have you relaxing in holiday mode from the moment you walk through its pretty green door. Inside this luxury three bedroomed period home are two sitting rooms, each with a very different, intriguingly peaceful vibe. The first is a homely, […]

The Best Learning Holidays in the New Forest


It is said that variety is the spice of life, and the age of learning holidays are all the rage. The New Forest is brimming with opportunities to both relax and broaden your mind without having to journey very far. A learning holiday is a terrific way to combine relaxation with learning or developing your […]

Foodie Breaks in the New Forest


Create your own food adventure in the New Forest and discover exciting culinary experiences – all you need to bring is your appetite! In the past decade, this region has streaked ahead in the food-lover stakes, and emerged as a centre of culinary delight. Taking stock of the generous pantry supplied by Mother Nature, creative […]

The New Forest is One of the Most Romantic Valentine’s Locations in the UK


Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so earn yourself a few brownie points and whisk your sweet heart away to somewhere truly beautiful for a short romantic break away. We’ve some gorgeous, romance-laden, lovers’ retreats guaranteed to knock your socks off. The New Forest has heaps for couples to do and some amazing award-winning […]

Reasons to Book a New Forest Cottage Early


Like it or not, the effects of Brexit could mean a significant change in the way we Brits will holiday. The cost of overseas holidays could rise significantly, meaning staycations become even more popular and ultimately more expensive. But that hasn’t happened… yet. If you need to holiday at a certain time, have school age […]

Featured Property: Thatchby Oak, Brockenhurst


Thatchby Oak, a stunningly beautiful thatched cottage with private swimming pool and direct forest access. Sleeps 12 guests. We’re so excited to introduce this exceptional cottage to our portfolio! It really is simply beautiful. A large, spacious and luxurious holiday home from home, an idyllic base for a blissful forest escape. The layout makes this […]