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What’s On in July

With the school holidays and summer upon us, there’s lots going on over the next month and plenty to entertain the whole family.  Winchester Hat Fair is a performing arts festival across the streets and venues of Winchester. The city centre will be divided up into festival zones, all just a short walk from one…

View of cottages from the meadow

Our Holiday Cottage Business

Wallops Wood Cottages is a family-run business based in the Meon Valley in the beautiful Hampshire South Downs. The site is on a family farm managed by Katherine and Andrew Graham whose family started farming here in 1938. In the late 1990s they diversified the farm and started converting the farm buildings into light business…

A day at the beach

A Day at the Beach

A day at the beach is something we all look forward to when going on holiday. Relaxing in the sun while the children build sandcastles, paddle in the sea or explore rock pools is the epitome of a British holiday! There are some lovely beaches all within a short distance from Wallops Wood, all well…

Horse riding lesson

Riding Schools near Wallops Wood

Many of our guests enjoy spending time outdoors and being right in the middle of the beautiful South Downs countryside means there are a lot of opportunities to get out for walks, cycling, running and horse riding.  There are several stables within a short distance of Wallops Wood so there’s a good choice of venues…

View of cottages from the meadow

What’s On in June

Along with the lovely weather there’s plenty going on this month, particularly with the Platinum Jubilee celebrations. There’s always something for everyone though so read on for a pick of what’s on over the next few weeks. Some events require pre-booked tickets so please check the relevant website below before setting out.  Jubilee Celebrations at…

Scots Pine accessible and dog-friendly holiday accommodation, Grenville at Wallops Wood on a sunny summer morning with clear blue sky

Our New Woodland Site is Open

We’re delighted to announce that the first of our woodland houses, Scots Pine at Grenville, is now open! We’ve been working away to give our guests a tranquil retreat surrounded by a beautiful leafy copse on the Wallops Wood estate for a while now, and we think you’ll love it! 🤩 The site is situated away…

Butterfly on lavender at Mottisfont

Beautiful Gardens to Visit in Hampshire

If you’re someone who enjoys wandering around a beautiful garden or is always on the look out for some inspiration for your own garden, then there are several gardens well worth visiting in the area.  Within a 30-45 minute drive from Wallops Wood are some amazing gardens to visit, with an array of different plants…

Take a walk in to the countryside directly from your cottage

What’s On in May

Warmer weather is now upon us and with it some new events and things to do in the area. There’s plenty to choose from whether you enjoy the great outdoors, crafts, food or something for the whole family.   Below is a pick of what’s on whether you’re coming for a mid-week break or for a…

Alpaca

Local Attractions for Animal Lovers

If you’re an animal lover and enjoy visiting attractions where you can see all sorts of animals, there’s plenty to choose from locally. Many of the attractions mean you can get close to the animals and even hands on, which is a fantastic experience for the younger family members.  From walking with Alpacas to farms,…