Ashurst

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The Hampshire village of Ashurst enjoys the best of both worlds in that it is still very much a discrete village, located on the edge of the New Forest, but it is also a very easy commute from bustling Southampton a few miles North East. Happily for the residents and the many visitors who use the place as the starting point for a trip to the ancient hunting reserve - the settlement has retained its railway station, aptly named Ashurst (New Forest), just a couple of hundred metres outside the village. With about 2000 inhabitants Ashurst is small enough to feel rural, but big enough to merit a few shops including a post office, a cricket ground, and the pubs that contribute so much to the life of any village. Standing on the A35 road between Lyndhurst and Southampton, just a short drive from the end of the M27, and on the main line between Weymouth and Waterloo, Ashurst is an easy place to get to and from, making it popular with commuters not only to nearby urban areas, but also to London.

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Hotel TerraVina (1.27 miles)

Hotel TerraVina

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Following the sale of Hotel du Vin, Gerard and Nina purchased their new hotel in early 2007 and have spent months carefully renovating and adding a contemporary twist using the ... More

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Woodlands Lodge Hotel (The) (1.59 miles)

Woodlands Lodge Hotel (The)
Woodlands Lodge is a haven of peace and tranquility, nestling in the beautiful New Forest.

The original house was built in 1580, however records show the house was extensively rebuilt in 1770 and was used as ... More | visit website
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Whitemoor house (2.12 miles)

Whitemoor house

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Whitemoor House has a long tradition of hospitality and friendliness, having been totally refurbished in late 2007, we offer hotel style accommodation in a relaxed family run environment., with log ... More

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Temple Lodge (2.30 miles)

Temple Lodge

Highly rated, with awards for cleanliness and hospitality, this family run Victorian guest house is set in beautiful gardens and opposite the open forest. Recently redecorated throughout, all rooms are en-suite, spacious and well appointed ... More | visit website

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Brimar Guest House (2.39 miles)

Brimar Guest House

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The Brimar Guesthouse has been providing clean, bright, safe accommodation at competitive prices for over 20 years so I guess you could say we know what we are doing!

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Lyndhurst Park Hotel (2.57 miles)

Lyndhurst Park Hotel

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Lyndhurst Park Hotel is the ideal touring base from which to explore the beautiful New Forest. Standing in its own extensive grounds, the Lyndhurst Park Hotel is a couple of minutes ... More

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Lyndhurst House (2.65 miles)

Lyndhurst House

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Our B&B in Lyndhurst offers comfortable accommodation and a warm and relaxing atmosphere for you to enjoy your New Forest break. Lyndhurst House was built in the early 1920's and ... More

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Little Hayes Guest House (2.65 miles)

Little Hayes Guest House
Little Hayes Guest House in Lyndhurst offers comfortable 3-Star Bed and Breakfast accommodation in the Captial of the New Forest - come and explore the New Forest National Park.Close to the Heart of the New ... More | visit website
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Beaulieu Hotel (2.66 miles)

Beaulieu Hotel

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This former coaching inn is set in a unique position in the heart of the New Forest and has wonderful views of wild heath land and a delightful function room.

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Penny Farthing Hotel & Cottages (2.68 miles)

Penny Farthing Hotel & Cottages

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Bed & Breakfast & Self Catering Accommodation for Business & Pleasure.

We are a cheerful privately run Hotel with Self Catering Cottages. We have recently been awared a rating 80% on our ... More | visit website

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