Attractions in Hampshire
Home of Hampshire Cricket. The iconic stadium also houses an elite sports medicine centre, Perform at The Ageas Bowl, which offers a vast range of services and treats professional athletes as well as the general public. Distance from the hotel 6.4 miles.
CITY OF WINCHESTER
Winchester is crammed with hidden treasures just waiting to be explored. Explore the medieval streets of Winchester and admire the history of Winchester Cathedral and Wolvesey Castle before strolling along the River Itchen to The Hospital of St Cross. Distance from the hotel 10 miles.
This innovative, state-of-the-art museum focuses on Southampton and its connection with the sea, including the city’s Titanic heritage and the stories of the people who have travelled in and out of the city through the ages. Distance from the hotel 11 miles.
Paultons Park – Home of Peppa Pig World is a family theme park located in the New Forest, Hampshire.
Paultons features rides and attractions which include a rollercoaster, a log flume, a water park, adventure golf, a 4D cinema, birds and animals, beautiful landscapes and gardens and much more! Peppa Pig World is Peppa’s very own theme park with 7 fun rides and attractions located at Paultons Park. Distance from the hotel 9.1 miles.
Situated at the heart of Southampton’s emerging Cultural Quarter and housed in the grade II listed former Magistrates’ Court, SeaCity is an interactive experience designed for visitors of all ages. Distance from the hotel 4.9 miles.
TUDOR HOUSE AND GARDENS
Encompassing over 900 years of history on one site, Southampton’s most important historic building, the Tudor House, has recently been restored with great new displays and facilities. Visitors can enjoy the accessible house and the lovely garden in the delightful setting of Southampton’s Old Town. It has a fascinating history, lived in by the rich, the famous and the poor, from the Tudor Lord Chief Justice Sir Richard Lyster to the Victorian milliner Eliza Simmons. Find out more about these characters’ stories as you explore the House. Visitors are given an insight into the lives of former residents of the house through free audio guides, while reconstructed Tudor and Victorian kitchens demonstrate how far mod cons have come in the 21st century. Distance from the hotel 5.6 miles.
ALPINE SNOWSPORTS CENTRE
Nestled in the trees at the 150-acre Outdoor Sports Centre, the Alpine Snowsports Centre caters for all your winter sport needs all year round. Beginner or advanced – the centre caters for all. Many a fine skier and snowboarder has graced the slope over the years, including Billy Morgan, who recently became one of the few boarders to land a triple rodeo. Distance from the hotel 3.5 miles.
SOUTHAMPTON CITY ART GALLERY
The gallery is internationally renowned for its permanent collection, spanning eight centuries, which tell the story of western art from the Renaissance to the present day. The core of the collection is twentieth century and contemporary British art. . Also, the gallery offers high quality exhibitions ranging from painting, sculpture and drawing, to photography and film, as well as displays that change regularly to ensure new experiences with each visit. Distance from hotel 5 miles.
Nuffield is Southampton’s only producing theatre company based at Nuffield Theatre on the Highfield campus of the University of Southampton. Samantha Bond, Laura Carmichael, Tom Hiddleston and Celia Imrie are Associate Actors of the company. Nuffield presents bold new adaptations of classic plays as well as newly commissioned drama. The theatre runs a successful Saturday Children’s Theatre series and also hosts stand-up comedy nights. Distance from the hotel 3.4 miles.
Take to the trees and speed down zip slides. They’re part of a course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings; all set up to 120 feet above the forest floor.
Go Ape offers two to three hours of tree top fun. It’s a great way to get outdoors and have an adventure. Distance from the hotel 5.3 miles.
MARWELL ZOOALOGICAL PARK
Marwell is a relaxing and fascinating park at the heart of wildlife conservation. There are over 180 species of animals, from tiny ants to the tallest giraffe. A suberb day out for families and adults of all ages, Marwell is a registered charity dedicated to the conservation of wildlife. Distance from the hotel 10.1 miles.
At the heart of the New Forest, Beaulieu is an award-winning family day out with something for everyone. Home to the stunning National Motor Museum, historic Beaulieu Abbey, World of Top Gear and the beautiful Palace House – all included in one great value ticket. Enjoy a relaxing stroll around the gardens or why not hop aboard the replica Veteran Bus. Plus ride the monorail for sweeping views of the grounds. Distance from the hotel 16.2 miles.