Located in Ringwood, Dorset
Hyde Barn is a magnificent holiday cottage in Hyde on the Hampshire/Dorset border, sleeping 14 in 5 star luxury on the edge of the New Forset
Hyde Barn is a detached barn conversion covering some 4,000 square feet sitting in 3 acres with magnificent views over the countryside. The downstairs is open plan and is the heart of the property and makes for a great place for large families and groups of friends to gather. The furnishings match the high end conversion as do the facilities reflected in Visit England 4 star gold rating. To top it all off the pub is only a 1/4 mile away.
The accommodation at Hyde Barn comprises of a living/dining room with plenty of glass to enjoy the countryside views and equipped with A TV (one of six), DVD player, CD player and WiFi. The dining area has a large table and chairs situated next to an expanse of glass to make the most of the views. French doors lead to the outside. The kitchen is well equipped with electric range cooker, microwave, American fridge/freezer as well as a range of utensils and accessories and a washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher in the utility area. There is a ground floor double with a single bed that has an additional pull out bed. There is a fully tiled bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin.
Up to the first floor where there is a large sitting area on the landing. There is a 5ft double bedroom with wonderful countryside views and an en-suite bathroom with separate shower cubicle, toilet and basin. There is another 5ft double bedroom with additional single bed that has a pull out bed for plus one and an en-suite bathroom with shower over bath, basin and toilet. Stairs take you to the second floor where there is another double bedroom and a twin bedroom along with a fully tiled shower room with toilet and basin.
Outside there is a large enclosed garden complete with furniture and a secure cycle store. Hyde Barn accepts up to two well behaved dogs. There are stables on site which can be made available to guests by arrangement. Your electricity, underfloor heating, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. There is ample parking available.
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 10 miles away
Bristol is 60 miles away
Exeter is 89 miles away