We Do Like to be Beside the Seaside!

Enjoy a day out at the seaside beach

Being located within 30 minutes to the nearest beach, many of our guests enjoy at least one day, if not more at one of the many beaches nearby. We’re actually quite spoilt for choice depending on how far you want to go. You’ll not only find beaches ideal for watersports and other seaside activities, but…

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A Warm Welcome for Families at Wallops Wood

A beautiful summer day at Wallops Wood Cottages

Many of the families that stay at Wallops Wood come because of the spacious accommodation, the facilities available to guests and the beautiful countryside location. We established the business to be as family friendly and inclusive as possible and have tried to make it as easy as we can for families when they stay here. On…

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What’s On in April

Beautiful spring bluebells

Easter’s just around the corner and there’s plenty on throughout the holidays to keep the kids entertained.  Fingers crossed for better weather, spending more time outside, enjoying country walks and even an al fresco meal. Here’s our pick of what’s on below.  Boom & Bloom at Winchester Science CentreOutside things are beginning to bloom and inside…

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Group Activities at Wallops Wood

green grass blue sky trees meadow cottages

Keeping everyone entertained can sometimes be a bit of a challenge with a large group together on holiday. Having welcomed large groups staying here together on a regular basis, we’ve put together some ideas for group activities with something for everyone 😃 Outdoor Activities When the weather’s on your side, there’s plenty to do either…

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Cooking for a Group at Wallops Wood

Spacious kitchen in Scots Pine with oak dining table, chairs and flooring, white and grey units and window looking out over the side garden

We often have groups of friends and family staying at Wallops Wood getting together for big birthday or anniversary celebrations. It’s great to see families and friends celebrating together, but the logistics of a large group needs plenty of planning ahead!  Our 4-bedroomed and 5-bedroomed cottages and houses such as Silver Birch, Scots Pine, Sicilian Lemon…

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Spend Your Easter Holidays in Beautiful Hampshire Countryside

Patio with amazing view at Glenside, one of our self catering holiday cottages in rural Hampshire

It may still be January, but it won’t be long before the days draw out and we’re thinking ahead to the Easter holidays. It’s a great time to get away for a few days and spend time outside enjoying the longer days and looking out for the signs of spring 🌷🐣 Wallops Wood is situated in…

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What’s On for Half Term

Family fun at half term

The school holidays are always a busy time for us at Wallops Wood, with families taking the chance to get away from it all and enjoy days out together. There’s usually a good choice of activities and events going on so here’s a pick of some of what’s on during the February half term break.…

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Pumpkin Carving at Wallops Wood

Carved pumpkins for Halloween

It’s almost half term and over the next week there’s lots going on including our annual pumpkin carving competition and treasure trail!  If you’re staying with us over the half term holiday (between Friday 21st and Friday 28th October), every child will receive a pumpkin on arrival – which are sourced from a farm just a few…

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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…

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Our Games Room Has Re-Opened!

Enjoying a game of pool in the games room

We’re pleased to announce that our Games room has finally re-opened after two years of closure due to Covid restrictions. Guests have already been enjoying the games and toys available, and it’s wonderful for us to see the room finally being used again 😍 The Games room is open every day from 9am to 7pm…

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