Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Brockenhurst

The forests and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Brockenhurst. This relaxing and welcoming city is known for its spas, bars and restaurants. Beaulieu National Motor Museum and Southampton Maritime Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Brockenhurst

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Brockenhurst a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brockenhurst Manor Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • New Forest Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • New Forest Wildlife Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Leisure World (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • The Quays (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Brockenhurst

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Brockenhurst is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bournemouth Beach (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Lepe Country Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Mayflower Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Queen's Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Bolderwood Deer Sanctuary (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)

Traveling to and around Brockenhurst

Fly into Southampton (SOU), the closest airport, located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), which is 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Brockenhurst Beaulieu Road Station or Brockenhurst Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Brockenhurst?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,380 holiday lettings near Brockenhurst. From 506 Cottages to 506 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Brockenhurst is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Brockenhurst?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Brockenhurst. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • St. Nicholas Church: 2,028 holiday lettings
  • Brockenhurst College: 1,995 holiday lettings
  • Brockenhurst Manor Golf Club: 2,041 holiday lettings
  • Brockenhurst Station: 2,005 holiday lettings
  • Winchester Cathedral: 544 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Brockenhurst listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Brockenhurst?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 506 Cottages in Brockenhurst. Our other popular types of Brockenhurst holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 506 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 506 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 506 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Barns and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Brockenhurst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 186 holiday homes with pool available in Brockenhurst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.