Family Day Out
There are a number of family attractions only a short drive away, whether you fancy a day of shopping, something active or if there is a budding future vet among you that ABSOLUTELY MUST see animals during your holiday.
Paultons Park is the UK’s number one family theme park with over 70 rides and attractions for the family to enjoy. With Peppa Pig World, The Lost Kingdom, a large indoor Playzone and even Muddy Puddles to jump and play in!
Distance from hotel 15 miles | 35 minutes approximately
Tel: 02380 814442
Home to over 1,200 animals of 235 different species, Marwell Zoo is a popular wildlife park set within 140 acres of land. Enjoy the wildlife, daily talks and activities, adventure playgrounds, cafés and picnic areas for a fun-filled family day out.
Distance from hotel 11 miles | 25 minutes approximately
Tel: 01962 777407
Set in a cultural harbour front location in the heart of Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays is the South’s leading designer shopping outlet. Boasting over 90 stores, offering up to 60% discount on regular retail prices, and over 30 restaurants, bars and coffee shops, Gunwharf Quays is a unique and vibrant shopping and leisure destination. Set on the historic waterfront, it is the ideal place to explore, shop and dine and take in the exciting sights of this historic coastal city.
Distance from hotel 35 miles | 60 minutes approximately
the watercress line
Take a trip down memory lane as you discover the heritage of the stations along the 10 mile route of The Watercress Line. Simply travel through and explore the nearby towns, or alternatively attend a specific event day for adults and children alike.
Distance from hotel 14 miles | 30 minutes approximately
Tel: 01962 733810
Winchester Science Centre
Winchester Science Centre is the South of England's interactive science and technology centre with the largest standalone planetarium in the UK. Open 7 days a week, the centre provides exciting, hands-on science experiences to spark curiosity and inspire the next generation of great scientists! With two floors of fascinating, interactive science exhibits, stunning South Downs National Park surroundings and a vibrant events programme, the Science Centre makes for a brilliant action-packed family day out whatever the weather!
Distance from hotel 6 miles | 20 minutes approximately
Tel: 01962 863791
Go Ape Southampton
Experience a day out like no other at Go Ape Southampton, tackle tree to tree crossings, Tarzan swings and exhilarating zip wires. Make some memories to last a lifetime.
Distance from hotel 17 miles | 30 minutes approximately
Tel: 01603 895500
Yew Hill Farm
Yew Hill Farm Reserve is a beautiful chalk hill-top with stunning views and is a popular walking spot. It is easily accessible from Winchester, and has great populations of downland wildflowers and butterflies. The reserve is managed by Butterfly Conservation, Butterfly Conservation is the UK charity dedicated to saving butterflies and moths. Butterflies and moths are important parts of the ecosystem, they are sensitive to change and their fortunes help us assess the health of our environment. Two-thirds of butterfly and moth species are in decline. This is a warning that cannot be ignored. Butterfly Conservation improves landscapes for butterflies and moths, creating a better environment for us all.
Distance from hotel 32 miles | 40 minutes approximately
Tel: 01962 808400