People paddle by a bridge in a New Forest stream as a rider on a horse crosses it. Photo credit: New Forest Cottages

Find My Favourite Holiday Cottages in Brockhurst

Nestled in the heart of the New Forest, Brockenhurst in Hampshire welcomes visitors with its irresistible charm and diverse offerings. This picturesque town, surrounded by lush greenery, is a haven for nature enthusiasts. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of the New Forest National Park, right at your doorstep when you visit Brockenhurst. The allure of ancient woodlands and meandering streams provides a perfect escape for those seeking a peaceful retreat.

A modern New Forest holiday home overlooks a large shingle drive and a garage.

Discover Homelands, an exquisite Hampshire holiday let in Brockenhurst, adorned with the prestigious Visit England Gold Award and a 2018 ROSE Award. This luxurious semi-detached cottage, tastefully furnished with a forest theme, offers impeccable comfort and style. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a modern kitchen cater to every need. Enjoy a wood-burning stove, a south-facing garden, and private parking for two cars. Perfectly located for self-catering holidays in the New Forest, with Brockenhurst rail station minutes away for holidays by rail. Immerse yourself in this award-winning property—your gateway to a delightful Hampshire escape.

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Brockenhurst's enchanting streets are lined with historic houses, adding a touch of timeless elegance to your exploration. For those seeking a cosy night out, Brockenhurst offers a variety of pubs and bars like The Snakecatcher, where you can unwind with a drink in hand. If you're a food enthusiast, explore local tearooms, cafes, and restaurants, such as The Daisy Tea Garden – home of the (allegedly) best homemade cake in the New Forest, offering delightful treats to satisfy your cravings next door to the Setley Ridge Vineyard (tours and tasting opportunities!).

Immerse yourself in history by visiting the historic houses in and around Brockenhurst including Beaulieu for its house, gardens and motor museum.  Ride the Rhododendron Line at the Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway is a scenic narrow gauge gem, perfect for a leisurely afternoon. Engage with the rich past of the area by visiting fascinating museums like the New Forest Heritage Centre.

For families, Brockenhurst boasts children's attractions like Longdown Activity Farm, providing a delightful experience for the little ones. Take advantage of the beautiful parks and explore the natural beauty of the New Forest National Park when staying in a Brockenhurst holiday home.

If you're an outdoor enthusiast, Brockenhurst offers numerous town and country walks, cycle paths including two 11-mile off-road trails along gravel tracks from Brockenhurst to Rhinefield and The Brockenhurst to Lynhurst Loop. For horse riders, there are trails to explore on horseback at the Brockenhurst Riding Stables. Discover the beauty of the surroundings by exploring walking trails or embarking on a cycling adventure.

No matter the season, Brockenhurst welcomes visitors with open arms. With its quaint charm, vibrant culture, and diverse attractions, this New Forest town is an ideal destination for a self-catering holiday. Enjoy your stay and create lasting memories in this picturesque gem.