Lovely video of the New Forest!!

Posted by Dale Farm House on Monday, 12 August 2019

Below are details of some of the many attractions in the New Forest and South Hampshire.  Click on the images or title to be taken to the relevant website.

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Paultons Park

Paultons Park – Home of Peppa Pig World is a family theme park located in the New Forest, Hampshire. Paultons features rides and attractions which include a rollercoaster, a log flume, a water park, adventure golf, a 4D cinema, birds and animals, beautiful landscapes and gardens and much more! Peppa Pig World is Peppa’s very own theme park with 7 fun rides and attractions located at Paultons Park.

New Forest Platinum Tours

New Forest Platinum Tours

New Forest Platinum Tours is a small family-run company offering private chauffeur driven tours, day trips from Southampton and executive transportation in the New Forest for up to six passengers. Our most popular tour (Heart of the Forest Tour) lasting four hours takes in the beautiful sights of the New Forest and includes visits to Brockenhurst, Beaulieu and Lyndhurst. However, we aim to be totally flexible which means we can offer a completely personalised tour in whatever time you have available.

Longdown Activity Farm

Longdown Dairy Farm

Come along and enjoy a fantastic family day for everyone. Join in with our daily schedule of activities which run throughout the day. You can bottle-feed the kid goats and the calves, feed the ducks, meet the pigs, donkeys, and alpacas. You can have a cuddle with a baby rabbit, hold a chick – you may even get the opportunity to stroke a piglet! We have lots of friendly animals waiting to meet you.

Beaulieu and the National Motor Museum

Beaulieu Motor Museum

Formerly the 14th-century Great Gatehouse of Beaulieu Abbey, Palace House is set in glorious grounds and gardens with immaculate spreading lawns and walkways overlooking the Beaulieu River and Bucklers Hard. Few car museums in the world can match the unique collection of the world-renowned National Motor Museum at Beaulieu.

Exbury Gardens

Exbury Gardens

They are a spectacular 200-acre woodland garden, world-famous for the Rothschild collection of rhododendrons, azaleas and camellias, rare trees and plants, a riot of colour in spring, and a dazzling sight in the autumn.

Hythe Ferry

Hythe Ferry

They are a spectacular 200-acre woodland garden, world-famous for the Rothschild collection of rhododendrons, azaleas and camellias, rare trees and plants, a riot of colour in spring, and a dazzling sight in the autumn.

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The New Forest Tour

An open-top bus safari through the New Forest National Park. You can hop on and off on 3 different routes that cover the entire New Forest area. Tours run daily, with a choice of three routes: Red (the wild northwest), Green (the beautiful southeast) and Blue (the coastal southwest). From the top deck, you’ll enjoy tree-top views of the National Park, with roaming animals, wide open heaths and ancient forest.

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The New Forest Wildlife Park

As you walk about the Wildlife Park you’ll see some of Europe’s largest gathering of otters, owls and other indigenous wildlife all in their natural surroundings including, pine martens, badgers, polecats, mink, foxes and Scottish wildcats.

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Lepe Country Park

Lepe Country Park is a wide open space for you to enjoy. Walking, swimming, birdwatching, wild flower meadows and historic remains from the D-Day landings.

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Dibden Gold Club

Situated on the eastern edge of the New Forest, Dibden satisfies the needs of a wide range of golfers with two fabulous courses, the challenging 18 hole par 70 and a great 9 hole with two par 4s and seven par 3s to keep everyone enthused.

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Lazy Daze Boat & Fishing Trips

Lazy Daze is a 25ft motorboat moored at Bucklers Hard, Beaulieu. The boat is available for a 2hr river trip up to 12hr fishing adventure. There is free parking, pontoon access, a café & Pub on site. Lazy daze is owned and skippered by Jeff Semple, who has been fishing & boating in the Solent area for many years. The aim is to give you an enjoyable and safe day at sea, whether you are fishing, bird watching or just enjoying the scenery.

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Buckler's Hard

The exciting Maritime Museum and Buckler’s Hard Story gives an insight into the history of this 18th-century shipbuilding village focusing on its vessels including those built for Nelson’s Navy. See the replica timber framed 18th shipwrights’ workshop which has been built using traditional methods.

Applemore Health and Leisure

Applemore Health and Leisure

Applemore Health and Leisure prides itself on being the number one leisure facility on the Waterside offering a varied and diverse programme of facilities and activities.

Boldrewood Deer Sanctuary

Bolderwood Deer Sanctuary

Once out of the car park area there are a number of well-marked walks you can try including the short (roughly half a mile) Bolderwood Deer Watch Trail, that takes you to a nearby Bolderwood deer sanctuary and deer viewing platform where you can get some great photo’s of the herd of fallow deer who have become more accustomed to a human presence.

Discover Southampton

Discover Southampton

Known as the cruise capital of Europe, Southampton plays host to over four million visitors a year and boasts an impressive cultural offering, from museums, music venues and art galleries, to award-winning parks and the general hustle and bustle of a diverse city with fantastic shopping facilities.

Lymington Ferry

Lymington Ferry

The crossing is just 40 minutes – that’s the shortest and fastest car ferry route to the Isle of Wight – on board one of Wightlink’s spacious ferries. The ferry links the charming market town and yacht haven of Lymington in the New Forest, with historic Yarmouth, perfectly placed for beautiful West Wight. It’s the most scenic IOW ferry crossing.

Trax Bike Hire

Trax Bike Hire

Trax Bike Hire offers you a completely car-free experience, by delivering and collecting bikes to your chosen location.

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Cyclexperience offers premium bike hire in the heart of the New Forest National Park. We are based in Brockenhurst train station for extra travel convenience.

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Bagnum Equestrian

We are an established family business situated in The New Forest, Hampshire where you can ride across heather-covered plains, seeing The New Forest at its best. Whatever your requirement our staff are happy to discuss with and advise you.

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Burley Villa

Whether a beginner or a seasoned rider, young or old, we can take you Horse Riding over 94,000 acres of the ancient lands of the New Forest. We ride out amongst the wild ponies on the forest greens and into the woodlands and forest tracks where you may be lucky and spot wild deer or the other animals and birds that thrive in the wonderful New Forest National Park.

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Calshot Castle

This picturesque castle set in Calshot, a coastal village in Southampton, Hampshire, England. This beautiful village provides a perfect relaxing family day out by the coast.This artillery fort, built by Henry VIII to defend the sea passage to Southampton, was recently used as a Navy and RAF base.

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The New Forest

There is a wealth of places to visit and explore in the New Forest from award-winning gardens, museums, leisure and wildlife parks plus much more. Each season provides a change of scene from the rich deep colours of spring and summer to the seasons of mists and mellow fruitfulness.

Hurst Castle

Hurst Castle

Hurst Castle is situated at the seaward end of the shingle spit that extends 1.5 miles from Milford-On-Sea. The end of the spit, only three-quarters of a mile from the Isle of Wight, and the views from the top of the centre keep are spectacular.