Sprawling across England’s verdant south coast is the gorgeous New Forest area, with its famous ponies wandering through the countryside. There’s plenty to see and do in this beautiful place, so at the end of a busy day of cycling and walking, you’ll need a sumptuous pad where you can put your feet up. Here is our pick of the best bed and breakfasts in the New Forest, all bookable with Culture Trip.
With all the welcoming warmth of a well-loved family home, Bridge House Bed and Breakfast carefully mixes fine hospitality with down-to-earth loveliness. Just like your favourite auntie’s cosily furnished living room, this pleasant spot lets you feel right at ease amid the arching trees and flourishing greenery of the surrounding countryside. There are five ensuite bedrooms, each lovingly decorated and furnished for your maximum comfort.
In a smart Victorian building with an impressive spire, the Rufus House is proud to call the New Forest’s wild open heaths and lush woodland its front garden. Choose one of its elegantly decorated bedrooms, and tuck into an award-winning breakfast the next morning. There’s also a mindfulness retreat hosted here, letting you exhale fully after a day’s adventure in the forest.