Located in Ringwood, Dorset
Bridge Farmhouse is a holiday cottage in Verwood, Dorset, sleeping 6 set on a Site of Special Scientific Interest on a working farm.
Bridge Farmhouse is set on a working beef and sheep farm just outside of Verwood in rural East Dorset close to the borders of Hampshire and Wiltshire. Set on a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) beside the River Crane, the surrounding farmland is full of wildlife and provides stunning rural walks. For more adventure visit Moors Valley Country Park that includes high-wire adventure or visit the nearby New Forest National Park.
The accommodation at Bridge Farmhouse comprises of a sitting room with Freeview TV and DVD player. There is a dining room with table and chairs for six and a galley kitchen equipped with electric oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher. There are three bedrooms, a family room with king-size double and a single bed, a double and a single. There is a bathroom with bath, basin and toilet. A travel cot and highchair can be provided upon request.
Outside there is an enclosed lawned garden complete with furniture. There is off road parking available for two cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
Ringwood is on the Dorset/Hampshire border and stands on the western edge of the New Forset National Park. It is a historic market town and still has a lively market each Wednesday morning. The river Avon gently meanders through and there is a good choice of quaint and new shops as well as a good choice of pubs, restaurants and cafes.Read more
The annual New Forest and Hampshire County Show is held at the end of July for 3 days in Brockenhurst and features international show jumping, lots of animals, antiques, art and lots of food and drink. The New Forest Fairy Festival is held in August and celebrates all things magical. At the end of August is the New Forest Folf Festival, a four day extravaganza of all things folk.
The New Forest Wildlife Park is 25 acres of beautiful woodland and is home to all sorts of wildlife including otters, bison, wart hogs, wolves and lynx. A great way to enjoy nature. Keeping with the outdoor theme, Exbury Gardens is a spectacular 200 acre woodland garden famous for its rhododendrons, azaleas and camellias and is hugely colourful in Spring and Autumn. The Ringwood Brewery offers tours all year round taht includes a drink and there is a shop on site too if you have liked what you have consumed.
Moors Valley Country Park is a 1000 acre country park between Ringwood and St Leonards. It has woodland, heathland, grassland, lakes and rivers with trails to explore both on foot and by bike. The narrow gauge steam railway will take you on a mile ride but if that is too sedate then try the High Wire Adventure Course instead. For something more adrenaline filled try Matcham Karting which caters for ages from 8 years old and races in all different types of formats, from Grand Prix to Enduro.
Ringwood and the surrounding area offer a large range of cafes, restaurants and country pubs and caters for all budgets and tastes as well. There are too many to list here but suffice to say you will be well catered for when holidaying in the area.Read less
Bournemouth is 7 miles away
Bristol is 56 miles away
Exeter is 81 miles away