Historical days out

Historical days out

The New Forest is steeped in history and has a variety of historical attractions to interest young and old alike.

Beaulieu is best known for its National Motor Museum, which features more than 250 vehicles from every era.

Eling has one of the world’s only remaining tide mills producing flour daily in a 900-year-old tradition. 

A wander through the unique 18th Century village Buckler’s Hard on the banks of the Beaulieu River is a memorable experience.

A trip to Hurst Castle and Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyard will fascinate enthusiasts of every age.


New Forest and beyond

Explore Sandy Balls

UK holidays, weekend breaks and short breaks at Sandy Balls Holiday Centre set in the New Forest National Park. We provide high quality holiday accommodation in luxury lodges and caravans and we also cater for tourers and campers. We have a range of facilities including a restaurant, pub, beauty suite,cycle centre and two swimming pools. There is also fantastic activties for all from archery and laser clay pigeon shooting to team games, arts and crafts and much more!