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View towards Abbots Well Annexe
Patio and garden area
Kitchen area
Lounge/dining area
Bathroom
Large enclosed garden area
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Abbots Well Annexe

Fordingbridge (2mls SE), New Forest
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Romantic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Contemporary annexe tucked away in the heart of the New Forest
  • Close to the pretty towns of Ringwood and Fordingbridge
  • Many walking and cycling routes to explore from your doorstep
Property code: 49266

This delightful property is set in the heart of the New Forest National Park, surrounded by vast open spaces with stunning views, designated footpaths and cycle trails where you can see donkeys, New Forest ponies and often wild deer

Attached to the owners’ home yet offering a good degree of seclusion, this contemporary annexe is set in a village location in the heart of the New Forest. Frogham is a peaceful spot surrounded by spectacular countryside where animals roam free. With a pub on offer and a plethora of routes nearby that are ideal for walking and cycling it is the perfect base for a relaxing holiday. Both Ringwood and Fordingbridge are easily accessible from here, where you can enjoy an afternoon exploring a choice of boutique shops and cafes. This picturesque area has an abundance of pretty towns and villages to explore, or why not take a trip to the coast at Milford on Sea or Lymington.

From the gravelled parking area a small path leads you around the annexe to the private entrance, which opens into a spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The contemporary kitchen area has an electric oven and hob, fridge and a microwave. Overlooking the garden, this bright and airy room is the ideal spot for relaxing after a long walk in the surrounding forest and offers a TV and DVD. The double bedroom leads off of the lounge area and has an en-suite bathroom, with shower over bath and WC.

Venturing outside you will find a large private, enclosed lawn with patio, BBQ, garden furniture and a garden shed available for storing your bikes or outdoor equipment. To the front of the property is a gated parking area for 2 cars.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom – double
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge and microwave
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no smoking
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Washing machine available by arrangement with the owner
  • Shop 2 miles, pub within walking distance
  • Increased Accessibility - Please ensure you refer to our FAQ's
  • Smart TV and DVD
  • BBQ
  • Bike storage available

Sue Pierce-Smith

This property is personally managed by Sue.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 36 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Debra 10th September 2021

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Reviewed by Sheila 3rd September 2021

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Reviewed by Claire 27th August 2021

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An excellent stay with lots of little extras from the friendly and welcoming owners, which were much appreciated. A superb location for dog owners with a safe, secure garden . We had a lovely stay.

Reviewed by Elspeth 20th August 2021

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Located in the heart of the new forest where we had the opportunity to see all the wild animals ; enjoy and take in the beauty of the forest and countryside. Amazing dog walks which my dogs loved. We had glorious weather .

Reviewed by Ben 13th August 2021

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The annex was well presented, clean and very welcoming with everything you could need for a weeks stay (iron, ironing board, hairdryer plus all of the kitchen equipment you could need seemed to be there ) . The garden was a good size and secure, our Labrador had a great time in it watching the world go by (donkeys and horses mostly). The owners werRead moree lovely and the whole experience was great from start to finish, we will certainly be repeating it in the future - bye for now! Hide

Reviewed by Steve 16th July 2021

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Reviewed by Paul 9th July 2021

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the cottage was amazing it was our 2nd visit loved being able to go on long walks the foresters arms across the road done amazing food we will be back

Reviewed by Tracey 2nd July 2021

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Superb location for getting out and amongst the wildlife and wilderness! Perfect property for a comfortable stay for two and dog. The garden is a great asset as its beautifully laid out and very secure which gives real peace of mind for dog owners. Our dog loved sitting out on the lawn watching the world go by, ie the donkeys and by the end our staRead morey had made a couple of friends amongst them! Ideally located for local walks and nearby pubs and cafes, some within easy walking distance. Hide

Reviewed by Gillian 18th June 2021

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Comfortable, clean accommodation situated in a lovely village location.

Reviewed by Peter 11th June 2021

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Second visit and just as good as the first time. Everything was just as we remembered and we had a great week including the weather. The Annexe is a perfect size for two people and a dog with everything needed for a restful break. We are planning to return next year as we rate it so highly.

Reviewed by Michael 4th June 2021

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Reviewed by David 14th May 2021

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An excellent location opposite a dog friendly pub with a reasonable menu and two minutes walk from heathland and the extensive network of New Forest walks.

Reviewed by Colin 16th April 2021

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This cottage was clean and tidy and it is in an ideal place within the forest , very quiet with a pub across the road .

Reviewed by Kandy 19th December 2020

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loved it. In fact we loved it so much we are considering moving over to the Forest

Reviewed by Ian 6th December 2020

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Very clean and tidy, well maintained and everything you need. Home from home. Beautiful enclosed garden

Reviewed by Richard 30th October 2020

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Reviewed by Nancy 23rd October 2020

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Excellent property, ideal for long walks with the dog. Welcome touches superb.

Reviewed by Julie 19th October 2020

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Beautiful place to stay ,was home from home my dogs loved it

Reviewed by Chantel 16th October 2020

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This was a lovely little annex in a great location. It has a lovely homely feel to it and a pub across the road. The annex I spacious enough and has most things you need. The enclosed garden is great for if you have dogs and it was lovely watching cows and donkeys walk past every morning.

Reviewed by Jacqueline 9th October 2020

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Such a lovely property. Out exploring most of the day but it was lovely to come back to a cosy cottage. Our two Labradors loved the garden and it was nice for it to be secure. Handy having a pub so close by and the visiting donkeys made it special.

Reviewed by Stephen 2nd October 2020

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Really nice welcome package that made a super start to the holiday. Good set of property instructions.

Reviewed by Yvonne 25th September 2020

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Beautiful place, so tastefully decorated, lovely soft towels, very soft warm bed. If your stuck indoors due to the weather you will be comfortable. So close to walks, and a pub serving lovely food just across the road. Fantastic safe, beautiful garden. I have a lurcher and was worried he could escape, no worries about that when I got there.

Reviewed by Paula 22nd September 2020

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We enjoyed three nights in this delightful holiday home. Garden was fenced securely - we have two small dogs. Accommodation was really great and the setting with a pub over the road too, was just ideal. Lots of walks directly from the property into New Forest. The owners live next door and made us very welcome.

Reviewed by Eileen 18th September 2020

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Wonderful few days in the annexe perfectly situated for walks with our dog Tilly.Pub just across the road and cafe/small garden centre just a short walk awayFordingbridge is a very short car driveTilly loved the secure garden and we were blessed with wonderful weather

Reviewed by Nicola 28th August 2020

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Beautiful Annexe in a perfect location, ideal for a lovely relaxing time away. The private enclosed garden and off road parking is a real bonus.

Reviewed by PAUL 21st August 2020

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A comfortable & spacious property, well located for walks in the New Forest. Just a 30 minute drive to Southborough beach which the dogs loved! The annexe is pet-friendly with a secure garden. Local amenities are just a short drive away in Fordingbridge. The Forresters Arms pub is also right on the doorstep - very welcoming with traditional pub gruRead moreb. Nothing bad to say about our stay - recommended!! Hide

Reviewed by Michaela 17th August 2020

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Reviewed by Karen 17th July 2020

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A bright, clean, comfortable base for walks from the doorstep in the beautiful New Forest. The pretty enclosed garden was a huge bonus, particularly for our dog!

Reviewed by Pamela 10th July 2020

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Spacious, comfortable and in an ideal location, I really enjoyed my stay living with so many animals literally on the doorstep. Perfect for dog owners with a lovely enclosed grassed garden and walks onto the heathland literally just around the corner. The donkeys, ponies, cows and even occasional pigs and deer, make this area a must for animal loveRead morers. The cottage is surprisingly spacious for 2-person accommodation, I cannot recommend it enough. Hide

Reviewed by Michaela 18th March 2020

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Excellent property in an excellent location, ideally located for walks in the New Forest and approximately 20 miles from Bournemouth beach! Local amenities can be located via a short drive with a choice of supermarkets available. Friendly local pub on the doorstep, owners very welcoming we will be returning in the future. Pet friendly!!!

Reviewed by Tracy 28th February 2020

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Clean comfortable great location.good pub right opposite. Perfect for exploring the New Forest

Reviewed by Anthony 23rd December 2019

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Reviewed by Jon 1st November 2019

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Very comfortable and well equipped property. Great walks and stunning views across the heathland are just around the corner. Ponies, donkeys, cows, deer and (in autumn) pigs all wander about the local roads. The New Forest at its best!

Reviewed by David 18th October 2019

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The Annexe is in lovely peaceful part of the New Forest with miles of good walking round the corner.It is spotlessly clean and the owners very helpful. The secure garden ideal for dogs.

Reviewed by Sue 11th October 2019

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Adequately equipped, very warm and cosy during a chilly, wet week. Good, totally dog proof garden. Excellent location. Very comfy bed and a good powerful shower.

Reviewed by Brenda 4th October 2019

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Just loved the animals passing the gate and meeting in the road and on the common. The pubs were all great and let my three dogs in, we used five different venues. A very comfortable cottage and super welcome pack.

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