Positioned at the gateway to The New Forest, Spot in the Woods is the perfect place from which to explore.
Looking for a relaxed walk, to visit one of the many local landmarks or hidden gems, or for an amazing day out with the family? There is something magical on the doorstep this Winter & Springtime:
Cycling and walking
Whether you’re a road cyclist or looking for a Forest trail, we can help. We have teamed up with Trax in Lyndhurst, to make it easy to arrange bike hire. We can also advise on some routes to explore, or road maps for those looking to cycle further afield. There is the option of secure overnight storage if bringing your own bike.
There are a range of walks close by, or across the Forest of varying distances, including those which might suit your four legged friend .. !
Attractions to visit:
New Forest Activities – Meet the team at New Forest Activities, experts in delivering outdoor activities in this wonderful National Park. With their expert instructors and guides, you’ll feel safe whilst enjoying an exciting range of outdoor activities. These include Canoeing, Kayaking, Archery and more.
Paultons Park – Home of Peppa Pig World, Paultons Park is a family theme park only a 10 minute drive away and features many rides and attractions. These include a rollercoaster, a log flume, a water park, adventure golf, a 4D cinema, animals, beautiful landscapes and gardens.
New Forest Wildlife Park – Go Wild in the heart of the New Forest National Park in Ashurst, round the corner from the Spot. Follow the woodland trails to see amazing animals in beautiful natural settings and enjoy the fabulous adventure playground.
Lyndhurst – Known as the capital of The New Forest since William the Conqueror established it as a royal hunting ground in 1079, is an 8 to 10 minute drive away. There’s lots to see and do in this bustling town.
Exbury Gardens is the perfect place for the whole family to spend the day with its impressive Rothschild flower collection, steam railway and more. Situated close by to the world famous Beaulieu, one of South of England’s top family days out including National Motor Museum, Palace House and Gardens, Beaulieu Abbey and World of Top Gear, and both are within 45 minutes drive.