View towards the property
Relax in the spacious lounge/diner
Bright and airy lounge area
Lounge with doors opening up to the garden
Cook up a storm in the well equipped kitchen
Double bedroom accessed by an archway from the lounge
Double bedroom with archway to the lounge
Entrance to the property
Quiet patio area
Enjoy the patio area on a summers evening
1 / 10  View towards the property
2 / 10  Relax in the spacious lounge/diner
3 / 10  Bright and airy lounge area
4 / 10  Lounge with doors opening up to the garden
5 / 10  Cook up a storm in the well equipped kitchen
6 / 10  Double bedroom accessed by an archway from the lounge
7 / 10  Double bedroom with archway to the lounge
8 / 10  Entrance to the property
9 / 10  Quiet patio area
10 / 10  Enjoy the patio area on a summers evening

Heather Villa

Ringwood (2mls W), New Forest
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Shop nearby
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Easy access to the New Forest National Park
  • The property is a stone’s throw from the popular town of Ringwood
  • Central yet peaceful setting surrounded by forest
  • Ideal location for touring Dorset and Hampshire
  • Private terrace with garden furniture
  • A plethora of walking and cycling routes within easy reach
Property code: 50147

This property offers comfortable accommodation and a private garden. Set in a leafy environment ideally placed for exploring the many attractions to be found in Dorset and Hampshire.

Set in a leafy location overlooking the forest, Ashley Heath is the ideal base for touring the area, as it is set centrally between Ringwood and Wimborne. The New Forest National Park is close by and offers stunning scenery and a plethora of routes ideal for walkers and cyclists. With good road links the Jurassic Coastline is also accessible from here, where you can explore the much photographed Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove. This picturesque area has an abundance of attractions to explore, such as Moors Valley Country Park and golf course, which is minutes away. West Quay Southampton or Bournemouth with its wide range of shops, beach and amenities.

This spacious studio style annexe is attached to the owners home, yet offers a good degree of seclusion. To the front is a gravelled parking area which leads you directly to the private entrance. The door opens into a bright and airy kitchen, which is well-equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine and tumble dryer. Overlooking the garden and with doors giving access, the large open-plan lounge/dining area has a TV and DVD and is the perfect place to relax and watch a film after a long walk. Adjacent to the lounge area through an open arch is a king-size bedroom, also with a door to the garden. Heading back through the lounge you will find a contemporary shower room with WC.

Venturing outside you will find an enclosed patio with garden furniture. Set directly off the lounge and backed by the forest it’s the perfect spot for dining outdoors. Moving back around to the front of the property you will find a gravelled parking area, which will accommodate two cars.

  • 1 bedroom – king-size
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no smoking or BBQ's
  • Beach 8 miles, shop and pub within walking distance
  • Increased accessibility – please refer to our FAQ’s
  • Regret no babies or children
  • TV and DVD
  • There is very poor mobile signal at the property and indeed throughout the New Forest, but Wi-Fi available
  • Arrival: 17:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed

Lauren Horwood

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Lauren.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 30 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Angela, 29th April 2022

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This was our first cottage experience and we were not disappointed. The accommodation was very equipped, clean and comfortable. The patio was a sun trap. We had a wonderful week.

Reviewed by Sandra, 11th March 2022

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Reviewed by David, 28th January 2022

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Most perfect location for exploring the South Coast. Plenty of walking trails on doorstep. Transport links very good.

Reviewed by David, 21st January 2022

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Very comfortable and spacious accommodation. Well equipped with everything we needed to enjoy the stay. Ideal location for the places we wished to visit around the area. Owner very friendly and helpful but gave us privacy even though they were next door.

Reviewed by Gillian, 7th January 2022

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The apartment had everything you could need and more. It was so warm and cosy and the location was perfect for so many lovely places. Easy parking and good wifi

Reviewed by KEVAN, 5th November 2021

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Warm, clean, spacious and very well equipped. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay.

Reviewed by Doug, 29th October 2021

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Reviewed by Jackie, 15th October 2021

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Reviewed by David, 8th October 2021

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It is a really lovely place and greatly situated.

Reviewed by Leslie, 24th September 2021

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Lovely accommodation, good location. Lots to see and do in the area. Can recommend.

Reviewed by Roy, 10th September 2021

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The apartment is in a very peaceful setting, enabling a very relaxing break "away from it all". All the facilities and equipment were perfect and we had everything that we needed - just like home from home. So, we couldn't ask for anything more - we were totally satisfied and happy.

Reviewed by JENNIFER, 3rd September 2021

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Owner very pleasant and helpful. Well appointed inside and tasteful decor. Comfortable bed. Quiet private back garden. Property faces a busy main road. When exiting the property visibility onto the main road is very restricted. Easy access to shops and restaurants in Ringwood. Well positioned for visiting the New Forest and coastal resorts.

Reviewed by Kathrine, 16th July 2021

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Great place to stay for a visit to the New Forest and nearby coastline. The accommodation is very comfortable and well-equipped spacious and practical. The garden area is perfect for relaxing and eating meals. We had a lovely time.

Reviewed by Alan, 9th July 2021

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The owners were really helpful and friendly, the cottage was very clean and the rooms were large and full of everything that you need. It was an ideal location with plenty to see with good public houses and restaurants.

Reviewed by A, 2nd July 2021

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Reviewed by Ann, 25th June 2021

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Apart from the lack of mobile phone signal, we had a very good stay. The garden is superb, the property very well appointed, the bathroom and shower are especially luxurious. The road is very busy and noisy at all times. The owners are very friendly and approachable. We thoroughly enjoyed our week's stay.

Reviewed by Christine, 11th June 2021

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We had a wonderful week. The owners, Debbie and Steve were very friendly, helpful and welcoming.

Reviewed by Sheila, 7th June 2021

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Lovely welcome the villa is equipped with everything you need very comfortable with own private garden great base for exploring the new forest and the south coast

Reviewed by B, 4th June 2021

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Lovely comfortable cottage in a lovely garden, very well equipped. I was a bit worried about traffic noise at night, but it was no problem at all as the bedroom is at the back of the property. All the rooms are large bright and airy, with patio doors from the living space and the bedroom, and the bed is superbly comfortable. Would recommend it happRead moreily. Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 28th May 2021

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A very warm welcome by our hosts. Comfortable, clean and a great location. Would stay at again.

Reviewed by Tina, 10th May 2021

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Reviewed by Theresa, 24th April 2021

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The cottage was absolutely amazing, with everything you could wish for provided. A wonderful comfy bed made it difficult to leave in the mornings ! Friendly owners and in a location that is perfect for exploring. Would highly recommend. Would love to return another year.

Reviewed by Joan, 16th April 2021

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Our second visit to this property so obviously we loved it. Owners are so kind and helpful but not intrusive. Property is so comfortable and the area is just beautiful. We would love to go back again.

Reviewed by Patricia, 16th October 2020

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We had a wonderful week. The location is absolutely unparalleled, and astonishingly beautiful. Every time we went out we met ponies, deer and cattle, and we made full use of the opportunity to walk along the New Forrest paths. There are literally thousands of paths, so we were spoilt for choice.

Reviewed by Philip, 9th October 2020

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The cottage was very nice you have your own entrance, you go into a large kitchen which was well equipped and everything you would want ie.dishwasher, washing machine etc. Spacious bathroom with shower,large bedroom with plenty of cupboards to put clothes,all in all a very nice place.

Reviewed by Eileen, 25th September 2020

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Reviewed by Leslie, 11th September 2020

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Location is great for New Forest, IOW and many other destinations.Very warm welcome from Debbie, grateful for the info re shops etc and for tea / coffee on arrival.

Reviewed by Lynette, 24th July 2020

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The cottage was very pleasant & welcoming The bed & mattress very comfortable and the owner was very generous providing dishwasher tablets & salt & pepper plus washing up liquid which was a bonus. The garden area was very pretty and all in all it was a very nice home from home. The owners were very pleasant to us during our stay and also provided uRead mores with information about the various trails to explore in the vicinity. We really enjoyed the food at The Three Legged Cross. Hide

Reviewed by David, 17th July 2020

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Heather Villa was homely in the lounge and bedroom areas. It is in a great place for exploring the area. It is on a main road though the bedroom is on the back of the property so it did not disturb us.

Reviewed by Helen, 10th July 2020

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The cottage is warm, well equipped and comfortable with a pleasant patio area. It is convenient for the Forest and for a small shop but anything else requires some firm of transport. WiFi is good but apart from O2, there is no mobile coverage.

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