Self Catering near The New Forest in Wiltshire can be found both in town and the countryside.
Although The New Forest is within the county of Hampshire it is bounded on west and north by Dorset and Wiltshire. The main towns within The New Forest are Lyndhurst, Brockenhurst with Ringwood and Fordingbridge at the edges.
The forest is a former royal hunting area created by William I, or William the Conqueror as he is better known, in 1079. Now designated a National Park with strict regulations governing any development it is an unspoilt tract of heathland and forest, perfect for all manner of leisure activities and a place to unwind and relax.
Wiltshire Tourist Guide has a good choice of self catering near the New Forest to choose from. Located around Salisbury in southern Wiltshire there are several establishments that cater for families. This medieval city is a short drive from the forest and makes an excellent base from which to explore the area.
On the boundaries of The New Forest lie such villages as Redlynch and Woodfalls.
At Redlynch lies Forest Edge, offering luxury accommodation comprising 3 holiday cottages and 1 apartment. All have forest views and are fitted with top quality modern equipment and beautiful soft furnishings.
On the western edge of the forest and just south of the medieval city of Salisbury you may like to stay at Stable Cottages in the village of Downton. Only 10 minutes from the city of Salisbury it is on the main bus route into the city. Accommodation offered is a converted 19th Century stable block situated on an old traditional farm. The holiday cottages being on the level offer particularly good disabled facilities.
Downton, as well as being surrounded by beautiful countryside, is on the main route to the south coast and makes the ideal base for visiting the many attractions both on your doorstep and within easy reach. There are attractive pubs with restaurants in the village and shopping, entertainments and all amenities you could wish are on offer in close by Salisbury city.
Other self catering you might like to try includes Cawden Cottage a bed and breakfast, also offers a well equipped holiday apartment, suitable for a family, set in beautiful rural surroundings and overlooking the river Ebble This apartment is in the village of Bishopstone, about ten minutes drive to the medieval city of Salisbury
For further selection of self-catering apartments and holiday cottages please click on the link below. Self Catering near The New Forest