Save Pounds and the Planet this Whitsun in the New Forest!
By: Go New Forest
From 19 May until 2 June, the special promotion is available for one adult and one or two accompanying children aged 5 to 15 (for full T&Cs CLICK HERE (https://www.southwesternrailway.com/
Brockenhurst in the heart of the New Forest is just 89 minutes from London Waterloo and Cyclexperience Bike Hire (https://www.thenewforest.co.uk/
The forest is famous for its 100 miles of off-road tracks (perfect for nervous bikers and families) and there are plenty of other hire centres including Forest Leisure Cycling (https://www.thenewforest.co.uk/
There are seven other stations serving the entire length of the forest or, alternatively, National Express coaches stop at Ringwood and regularly travel from central London (from Victoria Coach Station).
The New Forest is home to some of the UK's best holiday parks which is the perfect accommodation for families; they have lots of options from large caravans to luxury lodges with hot tubs. The parks also have their own indoor and outdoor swimming pools and plenty of other activities for kids (they also have luxury spas so mum and dad can also enjoy a treat).
At night, the parks have a full programme of entertainment with singing, dancing and live bands (the entertainment for toddlers takes place early evening).
Here are some suggestions of places to stay this half term:
Sandy Balls (https://www.awayresorts.co.uk/
Shorefield Country Park (https://www.shorefield.co.uk/
The award-winning holiday park is the gateway to a perfect blend of coast and countryside, with a week's stay from 24 May costing from £1189 with accommodation in a Select Lodge sleeping four people (01590 648 333, Shorefield.co.uk)
For further information including things to do visit www.thenewforest.co.uk.
Mick Thompson, Travel Dog PR