Local Attractions

Local Attractions

Within a 2 minute walk is the award winning Sandy Balls Holiday Centre. With your holiday we include family membership to the leisure centre. This gives you free access to indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a jacuzzi and a sauna. See what additional discounts you can benefit from when using your membership. Sandy Balls has many other on-site facilities you can use:

  • Massage and beauty therapy
  • Gym
  • Cycle hire
  • Bistro
  • Supermarket
  • Gift Shop
  • Woodside Inn

You may be required to show your membership cards to use these facilities.

Approximately 7 minutes walk away is the local pub, The Fighting Cocks. There is a children’s play area and beer garden overlooking the forest so you can watch the New Forest ponies graze by the historic cottage.

About a 25 minute drive away is Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park, Ower nr Romsey.

The Forest has a wealth of things to do and places to visit. Below is a list of the best websites to help you plan activities during your stay:

The New Forest – The Official Website of New Forest Tourism

New Forest Online – The Ultimate Website for the New Forest

Trip Advisor – Things to Do in The New Forest

Hidden Britain – New Forest Guided Tour

Visit Fordingbridge – Tells you what’s around the local area

What to visit in the area?