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Gilbert White's House & Garden and The Oates Collection [Historic House]

The Wakes, Selborne, Alton

Gilbert White's House & Garden and The Oates Collection, The Wakes, Alton, Hampshire

Discover three fascinating stories about explorers of the Natural World…… Rev.Gilbert White, 18th century naturalist is remembered as the first ecologist and author of the world famous book The Natural History of Selborne. Explore his home which is... more

Liphook Golf Club [Golf Course]

Wheatsheaf Enclosure, Liphook

Liphook Golf Club, Wheatsheaf Enclosure, Liphook, Hampshire

Liphook can sometimes appear to resemble an inland links in the height of summer when the ground starts to firm up and plays shorter, but in reality it is a heathland gem. Set out over 6,167-yards, par 70, the start is difficult with a 200-yard par... more

Rhinefield House Health Suite [Spa]

Rhinefield House Hotel, Rhinefield Road, Brockenhurst

Rhinefield House Health Suite, Rhinefield House Hotel, Brockenhurst, Hampshire

Rhinefield House really does have looks on its side; this beautiful old manor set in the lush Hampshire countryside is surrounded by an elegant outdoor pool and inviting loungers that encourage you to stop clockwatching and step into an environment... more

Buckler's Hard Village [Museum / Art Gallery]

Maritime Museum, Buckler's Hard, Beaulieu

Buckler's Hard Village, Maritime Museum, Beaulieu, Hampshire

Buckler's Hard Village is one of England´s most attractive and unusual villages. It was created in the early 18th century by the 2nd Duke of Montagu, who planned to build a free port, Montagu Town, on the banks of the Beaulieu River for the import... more

The Vyne [Historic House]

Vyne Road, Sherborne St John, Basingstoke

The Vyne, Vyne Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire


Discover centuries of history at The Vyne The Vyne was built in the 16th century for Lord Sandys, Henry VIII´s Lord Chamberlain. The masterpiece of the building is the central staircase by John Chute, with its fluted columns, all... more

Hayling Golf Club [Golf Course]

Links Lane, Hayling Island

Hayling Golf Club, Links Lane, Hayling Island, Hampshire

A spectacular links considered the best on the south coast although it opens with a 170-yard par three and an ordinary par five before the more memorable holes soon come into play. The sixth, a 434-yard par four bisected by a water hazard that runs... more

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard [Attraction / Activity]

Visitor Centre, Victory Gate, H M Naval Base, Portsmouth

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Visitor Centre, Portsmouth, Hampshire

Anyone interested in life on the high seas at the peak of British naval prowess should hotfoot it to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. From treading the boards of Nelson’s glorious flagship the HMS Victory to learning that sailors washed (yes, washed)... more

Tylney Hall Hotel [Spa]

Rotherwick, Hook

Tylney Hall Hotel, Rotherwick, Hook, Hampshire

The Health and Beauty Spa at Tylney Hall truly is the ideal retreat for a relaxing pamper break. Set around a charming courtyard, complete with fountain, the Health and Beauty Suite has everything needed for a relaxing break. The highly trained team... more

Solent Sky Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Albert Road South, Southampton

Solent Sky Museum, Albert Road South, Southampton, Hampshire

The Solent Sky Museum depicts the history of aviation in the Solent area and Hampshire. An important area for aircraft experimental and development work for civil and military aircraft operations. The museum tells the story of 26 aircraft companies,... more

Hinton Ampner [Garden]

Alresford

Hinton Ampner, Alresford, Hampshire


Explore the highly distinctive gardens of Hinton Ampner House The gardens of Hinton Ampner House were laid out by the scholarly Ralph Dutton in the middle of the 20th century with great regard to line, landscape and historical... more

New Forest National Park [Attraction / Activity]

South Efford House, Milford Road, Lymington

New Forest National Park, South Efford House, Lymington, Hampshire


Discover the Stunning Wildlife at The New Forest National Park The New Forest National Park is a unique landscape of ancient woodland, heather-covered heath, wide lawns, boggy mires, gentle farmland, coastal saltmarsh and mudflats... more

SeaCity Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Havelock Road, Southampton

SeaCity Museum, Havelock Road, Southampton, Hampshire

Southampton Maritime Museum is situated on Town Quay Road. The Wool House was built as a warehouse for the medieval wool trade. It is now a museum telling the story of the Port of Southampton and the great liners that sailed from here to all parts of... more

Barton-on-Sea Golf Club [Golf Course]

Barton-on-Sea Golf Club, Milford Road, New Milton

Barton-on-Sea Golf Club, Barton-on-Sea Golf Club, New Milton, Hampshire

Barton-on-Sea, founded in 1897, is situated on the coastal cliff between Highcliffe and Milford-on-Sea. The 27 holes are a combination of the original Harry Colt design from 1932 and the newer holes designed by J. Hamilton Stutt. The course offers... more

Stoneham Golf Club [Golf Course]

Monks Wood Close, Bassett, Southampton

Stoneham Golf Club, Monks Wood Close, Southampton, Hampshire

Designed by Willie Park Junior over 6392-yards, par 72, and opened in 1908 on an historic deer park, the hilly heathland and parkland terrain enabled the creation of a contrasting variety of holes. A number of long par fours add to the difficulty but... more

West Green House Garden [Garden]

West Green, Hartley Wintney

West Green House Garden, West Green, Hartley Wintney, Hampshire


Explore the celebrated West Green House Garden West Green House Garden demonstrates how creative energy is poured into gardening. It is a garden with a special and distinctive sense of place, made by Marylyn Abbott. It has a... more

The Spa at Chewton Glen [Spa]

Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa

The Spa at Chewton Glen, Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa

If enjoying the tranquillity of the New Forest wasn’t enough, then a visit to Chewton Glen’s award winning spa and country club should really help you to unwind and re-energise. It can be as full on or laid back as you like. For the energetic - ... more

Highclere Castle [Garden]

Highclere, Newbury

Highclere Castle, Highclere, Newbury, Hampshire

Set within a Capability Brown inspired park, Highclere Castle gardens are hidden from view. Gravel paths lead to the Monks Garden with plantings of roses,lavender, penstemons and a summer wild flower bed. Espaliered medlar, quince and fig trees line... more

Portsmouth City Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Museum Road, Portsmouth

Portsmouth City Museum, Museum Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire

City Museum & Records Office is dedicated to local history, `The Story of Portsmouth´ display room settings showing life in Portsmouth from the 17th century to the 1950s. Experience the different life-styles from the working poor to the affluent... more

Southampton City Art Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Civic Centre, Commercial Road, Southampton

Southampton City Art Gallery, Civic Centre, Southampton, Hampshire

Southampton City Art Gallery is the most outstanding gallery in the south of England, internationally renowned for its collection of contemporary works by British artists. The collection numbers over 3500 works, and spans 600 years of European art... more

Stansted Park [Historic House]

Rowland's Castle

Stansted Park, Rowland's Castle, Hampshire

A real hidden gem, tucked away in the forest on the Sussex and Hampshire border, Stansted House sits regally within 1800 acres of ancient forest. A wonderful Edwardian house, once the hub of aristocratic society, Stansted is historically... more

Southsea Castle [Museum / Art Gallery]

Clarence Esplanade, Southsea, Portsmouth

Southsea Castle, Clarence Esplanade, Portsmouth, Hampshire

Southsea Castle, built by Henry VIII in 1544 to protect Portsmouth Harbour. Over the centuries it´s defences were strengthened and in the 19th century a tunnel was built to defend the Castle moat.... more

Museum of Army Flying [Museum / Art Gallery]

Middle Wallop, Stockbridge

Museum of Army Flying, Middle Wallop, Stockbridge, Hampshire

The Museum of Army Flying: Flying Soldiers! The heroic story of the army in the air from 19th century observation balloons to attack helicopters! The Museum is home to a national collection of military kites, World War 2 gliders, aeroplanes and... more

Hinton Ampner [Historic House]

Alresford

Hinton Ampner, Alresford, Hampshire


Discover an elegant country house at Hinton Ampner Hinton Ampner house was completely destroyed by fire in 1960, along with Ralph Dutton´s collections of fine English furniture and Italian paintings. Rather than abandon the ruin,... more

Mottisfont [Historic House]

Romsey

Mottisfont, Romsey, Hampshire


Explore the beautiful house and grounds of Mottisfont Abbey Mottisfont Abbey is a 12th century Augustinian priory which was converted into a private house after the Dissolution of the Monasteries and still contains the spring or... more

Solent Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Rookery Avenue, Whiteley, Fareham

Solent Hotel & Spa, Rookery Avenue, Fareham, Hampshire

Conveniently located between Southampton and Portsmouth off the M27, you might as well be a million miles away from the hustle of real life when you drift off on the treatment table at the Solent Hotel and Spa. Sitting in mature woods and ancient... more

The Herb House Spa [Spa]

Lime Wood Hotel, Beaulieu Road, Lyndhurst

The Herb House Spa, Lime Wood Hotel, Lyndhurst, Hampshire

The Herb House is a truly special place for both relaxation and pampering as well as serious health and fitness. The unique forest setting and innovative use of natural materials combined with state-of-the-art Technogym equipment and the best... more

Manor Farm & Country Park [Attraction / Activity]

Pylands Lane, Bursledon, Southampton

Manor Farm & Country Park, Pylands Lane, Southampton, Hampshire

There is so much to do at Manor Farm and Country Park in Southampton that you may want to come back straight away after your first visit. Make the acquaintance of Mrs Earwicker, the farmer’s wife, down on the Victorian Farm and take a farmyard walk... more

North Hants Golf Club [Golf Course]

Minley Road, Fleet

North Hants Golf Club, Minley Road, Fleet, Hampshire

North Hants is a classic Hampshire-Surrey border course tucked among pine and silver birch trees, rhododendrons, heather, broom and gorse. Used as a regional qualifier for The Open, and home of the Hampshire Hog and the Hampshire Rose. Justin Rose... more

Bombay Sapphire Distillery [Attraction / Activity]

Laverstoke Mill, London Road, Whitchurch

Bombay Sapphire Distillery, Laverstoke Mill, Whitchurch, Hampshire

Based at Laverstoke Mill in rural Hampshire, just 15 miles from Winchester and 60 miles from London, the Bombay Sapphire Distillery is in a conservation area with over 1000 years of history. The distillery showcases the care, skill and artistry... more

Avington Park [Historic House]

Avington Park, Avington, Winchester

Avington Park, Avington Park, Winchester, Hampshire

The Palladian mansion Avington Park, overlooking the River Itchen near Winchester, is the quintessential English country retreat. From its beautifully painted main hall and Clermont's striking tempura painted designs filled with gold leaf in the... more

Westgate Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

High Street, Winchester

Westgate Museum, High Street, Winchester, Hampshire

Westgate Museum dominates the upper end of Winchester High Street. It Was constructed in the 12th century with later additions. Displays feature Winchester´s rich history.... more

Bucklers Hard Village [Attraction / Activity]

Maritime Museum, Bucklers Hard, Beaulieu

Bucklers Hard Village, Maritime Museum, Beaulieu, Hampshire

It’s hard to believe that three ships that fought at Trafalgar with Lord Nelson were built in the idyllic little New Forest hamlet of Buckler’s Hard. But this now peaceful riverside tourist spot, now focused around a maritime museum, was once a hub... more

Palace House & Beaulieu Abbey [Historic House]

John Montagu Building, Beaulieu

Palace House & Beaulieu Abbey, John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, Hampshire

Palace House, once the Great Gatehouse of Beaulieu Abbey, is the family home of Lord Montagu since 1538. The house contains splendid rooms full of fine portraits, pictures, furniture, photographs and many treasures collected by past generations from... more

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens [Garden]

Jermyns Lane, Ampfield, Romsey

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Jermyns Lane, Romsey, Hampshire

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens is home to one of the most important modern plant collections in the world. Established in 1953 by the distinguished plantsman Sir Harold Hillier, the magnificent collection of over 42,000 plants from temperate regions... more

The New Forest Wildlife Park [Attraction / Activity]

Deerleap Lane, Ashurst, Southampton

The New Forest Wildlife Park, Deerleap Lane, Southampton, Hampshire

You’ll find a warm welcome at New Forest Wildlife Park, where our friendly and knowledgeable keepers will do their best to ensure you have a fascinating and enjoyable day out. Set in lovely natural woodland in the heart of the New Forest National... more

Beaulieu [Museum / Art Gallery]

Beaulieu, Brockenhurst

Beaulieu, Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, Hampshire

In the heart of the glorious New Forest, Beaulieu is one of the South's top visitor attractions. Here you will find the National Motor Museum, home to over 250 vehicles telling the history of motoring. You can also visit Palace House and Gardens,... more

Highclere Castle [Historic House]

Highclere, Newbury

Highclere Castle, Highclere, Newbury, Hampshire

Highclere Castle is the ancestral home of the Earls of Carnarvon. In the 1830s the 3rd Earl commissioned Sir Charles Barry to transform the original Georgian house into this soaring pinnacled mansion. The splendid State Rooms are rich in treasures... more

East Berkshire Golf Club [Golf Course]

Ravenswood Avenue, Crowthorne

East Berkshire Golf Club, Ravenswood Avenue, Crowthorne, Berkshire

East Berkshire was created on a 100-acre desolate heathland site by Peter Paxton from Musselburgh in 1903 and is a typical Berkshire-Surrey-Hampshire course featuring tree-lined fairways, gorse, heather, excellent greens and easy walking. Doglegs,... more

Heale Garden [Garden]

Middle Woodford, Salisbury

Heale Garden, Middle Woodford, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Heale House has a serene waterside garden situated at the bottom of a broad, chalk valley. With formal lawned terraces running towards the south along an avenue of Robinia pseudoacacia, Italianate garden architecture and formal pools. Rambling roses... more

Gilbert White's House & Garden and The Oates Collection [Historic House]

The Wakes, Selborne, Alton

Gilbert White's House & Garden and The Oates Collection, The Wakes, Alton, Hampshire

Discover three fascinating stories about explorers of the Natural World…… Rev.Gilbert White, 18th century naturalist is remembered as the first ecologist and author of the world famous book The Natural History of Selborne. Explore his home which is... more

Frilford Heath Golf Club [Golf Course]

Abingdon

Frilford Heath Golf Club, Abingdon, Oxfordshire

One of the few clubs to boast 54 holes of a high standard, Frilford Heath has two courses of classic heathland and a third course which a links feel. The front nine of the main course are particularly challenging with the best sequence the fifth to... more

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway [Museum / Art Gallery]

Kemble Drive, Swindon

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway, Kemble Drive, Swindon, Wiltshire

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway is located in a beautifully restored railway building where seven generations of men and women built the great locomotives. STEAM tells the story of the men and women who built, operated and travelled on... more

Blackmoor Golf Club [Golf Course]

Firgrove Road, Whitehill, Bordon

Blackmoor Golf Club, Firgrove Road, Bordon, Hampshire

Blackmoor was designed by Harry Colt in 1913 and has matured into one of Hampshire’s most attractive heathland courses. Originally just 12 holes, the planned extension to 18 holes was delayed until 1924 because of the First World War so the present... more

Mompesson House [Historic House]

The Close, Salisbury

Mompesson House, The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire


Explore the impressive collections and beautiful interiors at Mompesson House Mompesson House, an elegant and spacious 18th century house in Cathedral Close, was built for Charles Mompesson in 1701. It has magnificent plasterwork, a... more

Salisbury Cathedral [Historic House]

33 The Close, Salisbury

Salisbury Cathedral, 33 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Salisbury Cathedral: Be inspired by the peace and beauty of one of Britain´s finest medieval cathedrals, Salisbury offers a warm welcome to all who visit. Set within eight acres of lawn and surrounded by historic buildings and museums within the... more

Stoneham Golf Club [Golf Course]

Monks Wood Close, Bassett, Southampton

Stoneham Golf Club, Monks Wood Close, Southampton, Hampshire

Designed by Willie Park Junior over 6392-yards, par 72, and opened in 1908 on an historic deer park, the hilly heathland and parkland terrain enabled the creation of a contrasting variety of holes. A number of long par fours add to the difficulty but... more

Stonor Park [Historic House]

Stonor, Henley-on-Thames

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Stonor Park has been the historic family home of the Stonor family, for over 850 years - making it one of the oldest family homes still lived in today. When you visit, you will see why. The historic building and sweeping grounds are breath... more

Buscot Park [Garden]

Estate Office, Faringdon

Buscot Park, Estate Office, Faringdon, Oxfordshire


Discover, Buscot Park, a magnificent stately mansion and intimate family home Part owed by the National Trust and part owned by Lord Faringdon, Buscot House in Oxfordshire has fabulous grounds to explore across the seasons. The... more

Buscot Park [Historic House]

Estate Office, Faringdon

Buscot Park, Estate Office, Faringdon, Oxfordshire


Discover, Buscot Park, a magnificent stately mansion and intimate family home The home of Lord Faringdon, 18th century Buscot Park in Oxfordshire is one of those glorious English country estates that whisk you back through the... more

Wilton House [Historic House]

The Estate Office, Wilton, Salisbury

Wilton House, The Estate Office, Salisbury, Wiltshire


Explore the famous Wilton House Wilton House has been the ancestral home of the Earls of Pembroke for 450 years and was rebuilt, after a fire in 1647, by Inigo Jones and John Webb. There were further alterations by James Wyatt in... more

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