Holiday rentals in Hampshire

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Guest favourite
Guest house in Froxfield
The Granary, self-contained B&B near Petersfield
The Granary is a little, self-contained cottage attached to the main house but with its own entrance, deck and BBQ area. Opposite our organic, sourdough bakery and set amidst beautiful gardens (croquet, hens, sunken trampoline, huge oaks) with footpaths, cycle routes and lanes into the national park, it is quiet, cosy and special. Choose your breakfast loaf direct from the bakery to enjoy with all the other bountiful and delicious ingredients supplied for you in your own, well equipped kitchen.
26 Dec – 2 JanIndividual Host,
£111 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 214 reviews
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Farm stay in Headbourne Worthy
A Unique Farm Retreat
There’s something magical about The Granary. Set in acres of farmland with spectacular sunrises and sunsets, The Granary brims with rustic charm. A dreamy hideaway with an outdoor copper bath and wood fired hot tub. An idyllic get-away-from-it-all yet only 3 miles to historic Winchester. Soak amid hot water, steam and fresh air surrounded by nature and birdsong, enjoy magnificent sunsets from the ‘Sundowner’ or cosy up toasting marshmallows over the fire pit - a perfect escape to unwind.
10–17 DecIndividual Host,
£191 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 219 reviews
Guest favourite
Hut in Winchester
The Pigsty
The Pigsty is Winchester's first luxury woodland hideaway, with beautiful views of Vale Farm. Less than 2.5 miles from the historic centre of Winchester, this peaceful retreat is perfect for those looking to visit the city, or escape for some peace. The Pigsty’s domed design with wooden interior has a roll top bath, cosy open plan living space and decking area to enjoy dinner with sunset views. Just a few minutes walk from the famous Clarendon Way, and a 30 minute walk to the city centre.
16–23 AugIndividual Host,
£183 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 448 reviews

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Other great holiday rentals in Hampshire

Guest favourite
Dome in Braishfield
The Hangar - countryside views, seclusion & peace.
1–8 JulIndividual Host,
£165 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 237 reviews
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Home in Hampshire
Romantic 17th Century Paper Mill on The Meon River
20–27 MayIndividual Host,
£161 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 206 reviews
Guest favourite
Bungalow in Eastleigh
One bedroom home.
8–15 MarIndividual Host,
£62 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 373 reviews
Guest favourite
Cabin in Totton
Luxury Couples Oak Tree Cabin Edge of New Forest
8–15 MayIndividual Host,
£198 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 256 reviews
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Cottage in Hampshire
Adventure Prospect - Historic Waterfront Cottage
10–17 OctIndividual Host,
£168 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 122 reviews
Guest favourite
Cabin in Bransgore
Chic cabin with private hot tub in the New Forest
7–14 JanIndividual Host,
£167 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 454 reviews
Guest favourite
Farm stay in Hampshire
Penny Bun, A Little House in The New Forest
11–18 AugIndividual Host,
£312 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 105 reviews
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Guest suite in Hampshire
Pretty self contained annexe
5–12 JulIndividual Host,
£61 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 123 reviews
Guest favourite
Farm stay in Hampshire
Bluebell Copse Cottages New Forest with Hot Tub
16–23 SeptProfessional Host,
£278 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 108 reviews
Guest favourite
Guest suite in Hampshire
The Oaks, Twyford Moors, South Downs National Park
21–28 AprIndividual Host,
£100 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 241 reviews
Guest favourite
Shepherd’s hut in Hampshire
Rivermead Hut Retreat
18–25 OctIndividual Host,
£146 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 133 reviews
Guest favourite
Cottage in Fordingbridge
Wisteria Lodge
13–20 NovIndividual Host,
£97 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 399 reviews

Your guide to Hampshire

Welcome to Hampshire

Hampshire is known for its love of all things nautical. Its southern coastline, which looks across the Solent to the Isle of Wight, is home to the busy port cities of Southampton and Portsmouth, whose history has encompassed everything from ancient fishing fleets to industrial dockyards, and famed naval endeavours to prestigious yacht racing. Across the estuary west of Southampton lies the New Forest National Park, which is, contrary to its name, one of England’s most ancient woodlands, having been a hunting ground for William the Conqueror nearly 1,000 years ago. With market towns and quaint villages, not to mention the cathedral city of Winchester, Hampshire maintains an air of gentility to match the natural beauty that spills across its chalk downs and river valleys.

The best time to stay in a holiday rental in Hampshire

May to September is a busy time on the coast, with many regattas and festivals to enjoy. The Southampton International Boat Show, the United Kingdom’s largest watersports festival, takes place in September, while the Solent attracts sailors and yachts from across the globe for its international racing for Cowes Week in August. The New Forest is popular in summer, though like the coast it can be just as delightful in the spring and the autumn. No matter when you choose to stay in one of Hampshire’s holiday cottages, know that the weather can be unpredictable in typical British fashion, and rain is a part of life here. Other notable events include the Farnborough International Airshow and the annual Army Show in the military town of Aldershot, both in July, and there’s also a Regency Week Festival in Alton and Chawton in June.

Top things to do in Hampshire


This small coastal town at the base of the New Forest has a long history that dates back to the Saxons, one that fills its narrow streets with period buildings and character. Lymington has two marinas and a rich sailing heritage, and you can swim in the open-air seawater baths built by the Georgians. Its marshy coastline, a nature reserve, offers lovely walks and views.

St Catherine’s Hill

On the southern outskirts of Winchester, this chalk hill is worth the climb for the stunning views it offers over the city and its cathedral spires and the surrounding Itchen Valley. Approximately 100 steps take you to the summit, where you can still see the earthwork outlines of an Iron Age fort, and the surrounding downland is often covered in butterflies.


Once an important coach stop on the route from Portsmouth to London, this typical Hampshire market town still hosts regular markets and has a thriving arts scene. It’s surrounded by the scenic South Downs, with Queen Elizabeth Country Park just a short drive south, and picturesque villages in easy reach.

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