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The New Forest offers over 145 square miles of training ground for future budding Olympians

Just a short trek from the London Olympic venues, The New Forest offers over 145 square miles of training ground for future budding Olympians All best played knowing that at the end of an activity packed day, you and your family can retreat to your New Forest Living holiday cottage with every creature comfort, choose from boutique style to rustic splendour.

The New Forest rivers and terrain make a great host to a wealth of sporting activities and challenges all set in an ancient landscape. View our Get Active Guide
Cycling, archery, canoeing, kayaking, riding and lots more.

A well kept secret, the New Forest landscape hides a whole network of off road surfaced tracks for running and cycling. Over 100 miles of totally traffic free routes to take you to the heart of the New Forest.

Best for cycling:

Try: Purchase the Ordnance Survey OL22 New Forest - Explorer Map on line and you are good to go. No bike, no problem, plenty of hiring opportunities dotted around the New Forest.

Stay: At the Foresters Lodge Bramshaw.This cleverly designed rural lodge offers opportunity for adventure. It comes with a games room for the kids to train in Table Tennis.
Weekly £775.00- £1670.00. Short breaks £775- £895. Sleeps 8+ 1 child

Best for Nautical

Try: Sailing at Sailing Ventures, Lymington Yacht Haven
Have a go, have some fun, spend a few hours or a day or two sailing doing as little or as much as you wish. 01425 619990

Stay: Little Moorings Lymington. Only a quick trot from the front door to Chris Evans favourite waterside bar & restaurant The Haven Little Moorings is a stylish holiday cottage, perfectly located to experience the colourful marine lifestyle that Lymington has to offer. Weekly £725- £995.00. Short breaks £725 -£750. Sleeps 5 + cot

Best for Equestrian

Try: Ford Farm Stables, Brockenhurst.
The best way to experience the New Forest, is from the back of a forgiving horse! Ford Farm cater for both the novice and experienced rider offering hacks, advanced lessons, children's walk outs, and direct forest access (01590 623043).

Stay: Harvey’s Cottage Beaulieu.Ponies and donkeys at the gate (eyeing up the lawn) and miles of open forest stretch before you. Ideal for enjoying the country idyll with many period features of the original commoners cottage.
Weekly £615- £975.00. Short breaks £615 -£595. Sleeps 6 + cot


New Forest Living Holiday Cottages 0845 680 0173

Press contact; Jude Dalton
Mobile 07789 004154

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