Hampshire makes up part of the southern coast of England, bordering Wiltshire, Dorset, Berkshire, West Sussex and Surrey. The county town is Winchester, the former capital city of England and home to the impressive Winchester Cathedral.

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Hampshire boasts two of England’s largest ports –  Portsmouth and Southampton and it can lay claim to being original birthplaces of the Royal Navy, British Army, and Royal Air Force.

It is the third largest shire county in the United Kingdom and nearly 45% of it consists of for being the New Forest and South Downs national parks. The New Forest was created as a hunting ground for William the Conqueror. It contains the largest area of heath in Europe and the most important area of freshwater in Britain.

As well as the parks, tourist attractions include seaside resorts, the elegant Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth and the motor museum at Beaulieu.

Interesting places in Hampshire

The Potter’s Heron Hotel

Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire SO51 9ZF
Tel: +44 (0)2380 277 800   Email: reception@potters-heron.co.uk
The Potters Heron is one of Hampshire’s local delights offering a blend of traditional cosy countryside with a contemporary twist.
Much more than a comfortable and welcoming place to stay, The Potters Heron is also a destination for good food, at any time of the day, and a fantastic venue for weddings, special occasions and

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Abbey House B&B

Titchfield, Fareham, Hampshire
Tel: 01329 849 763 Mob: 07890 839 007
Email: richardmugfords@gmail.com

Welcome to Abbey House bed and breakfast set in a delightful walled garden with private off-road, gated parking, in the conservation area by the ruins of Titchfield Abbey to the west of Fareham and close to the river Meon with rural walks along the river to the Solent and into the Hampshire countryside, yet within easy reach of the M27, mainline rail

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Hotel Terravina

174 Woodlands Road, Netley Marsh, New Forest, Hampshire SO40 7GL
Tel: +44 (0)2380 293 784 Email: info@hotelterravina.co.uk

Need an excuse to visit a hotel in the New Forest this Winter? Why not come and visit us? We are one of the highest, guest rated hotels in the New Forest via Trip Advisor, we are in the Top 25 Cosy Hotels in the UK in the Weekend Telegraph and have been voted once again as one of the Top Ten Hotels in the New Forest in the Sunday Telegraph, (October 2016) so come and have a treat and enjoy a super midweek break

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The Swan Hotel

11 West Street, Alresford, Hampshire SO24 9AD
Tel: 01962 732 302 Email: swanhotel@btinternet.com

The Swan Hotel is a charming 18th-century hotel located in the centre of Alresford, just 15 minutes drive from Winchester.

The hotel offers 22 bedrooms with the deluxe rooms being recently refurbished to a high standard. All of our rooms are en-suite and set out for a comfy night sleep.

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New Park Manor Hotel & Spa

Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Hampshire, SO42 7QH
Tel: 01590 623467 Email: info@newparkmanorhotel.co.uk

Luxury Family Hotel in the New Forest

From the Romans through to the present day, New Park has been an integral part of the New Forest. Tucked away within the National Park, New Park Manor is a uniquely placed bolthole for families.

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The Roundabout Hotel

46 Wallington Shore Road, Fareham, Hampshire PO16 8SB
Tel:01329 822542 Email: bookings@theroundabouthotel.co.uk

Our hotel is a charming nineteenth century, 16 bed roomed hotel in Fareham which offers a warm and friendly welcome to the business person and families alike. Be it business or pleasure, we offer comfort, hospitality and good value.

There are 3 excellent golf courses in the area of Fareham and a large

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The Old Bun Shop

18 Church Street Whitchurch Hampshire RG28 7AB
Tel: 01256 892089 Mobile: 07886 318483
Email: alison@hawleyhouse.co.uk

You have a small house all to yourself with its own entrance. A living room with sofa, dining table and chairs and tv. Kitchen area with fridge, kettle and toaster.

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The Montpelier

Pier St, Sandown PO36
Tel: 01983 403964 Mobile: 07771 936651
Email: steve@themontpelier.co.uk |


A small, family run Isle of Wight Bed and Breakfast, we offer the best location and value for money when it comes to Isle of Wight holidays accommodation. Kept well-cleaned and maintained, we offer seven/eight

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Stanwell House Hotel

4-15 High Street, Lymington, Hampshire SO41 9AA
Tel: 01590 677123 Email: enquiries@stanwellhouse.com

Stanwell House is a cosmopolitan and stylish boutiquehotel situated in the heart of Lymington, ideally positioned minutes from the quay. Located on the edge of the New Forest in Hampshire, Stanwell House is the perfect choice for a relaxing escape to the country.

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The White Lodge

38 Victoria Road North, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 1PX
Tel: 07757 737339

The White Lodge is the first ’boutique’ bed and breakfast in Portsmouth and Southsea, with individually designed bedrooms where contemporary design fuses with original Victorian features to give you the ambience of yesterday and the comfort of the 21st century.
Free Wifi available in all rooms and Free off road parking. Conveniently situated in central Southsea, all attractions are within walking distance

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