New Forest ponies occasionally wander into this traditional local, a distraction that only…
Mill Lane Farm Holiday Cottages
“Comfy holiday cottages with direct forest access” - VisitEngland Assessor
Our Inspector's view
Located on a family-run farm in the New Forest, Mill Lane Fam Cottages are purpose-built holiday units, all with two bedrooms and an open-plan lounge/dining area with a wood-burning stove and under-floor heating. The shared garden overlooks horse paddocks and has direct access to forest trails. Bike storage is provided. Minstead village is within walking distance.
- Total units: 4
- Open all year
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About the area
Hampshire’s varied landscape of hills and heaths, downlands and forests, valleys and coast is without rival in southern England. Combine these varied landscapes and terrains with secluded and idyllic villages, complete with thatched and timber-framed cottages and Norman churches, elegant Georgian market towns, historic ports and cities, restored canals and ancient abbeys, forts and castles, and you have a county that is paradise for lovers of the great outdoors.
If you’re a walker, stride out across the high, rolling, chalk downland of the north Hampshire ‘highlands’ with far-reaching views, walk through steep, beech-clad ‘hangers’ close to the Sussex border. Or perhaps take a gentler stroll and meander along peaceful paths through unspoilt river valleys, etched by the sparkling trout streams of the Test, Itchen, Avon and Meon. Alternatively, wander across lonely salt marshes and beside fascinating coastal inlets or, perhaps, explore the beautiful medieval forest and heathland of the New Forest, the jewel in Hampshire’s crown.
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