The Shipwrights,

Beaulieu , New Forest
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Sky TV
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • One of two character Georgian terrace properties
  • Retains many original period features but equipped with modern conveniences
  • Views overlooking the River Beaulieu
  • Set in a peaceful hamlet in the heart of the New Forest
  • Close to Beaulieu and the North Solent National Nature Reserve
  • Many attractions nearby including National Motor Museum and Marwell Zoo
Property code: 47874

One of two Georgian cottages in this hamlet terrace, this property enjoys wonderful views of the River Beaulieu. Surrounded by the New Forest, the town of Beaulieu and many attractions are nearby.

This period cottage is one of two properties in a charming Georgian terrace. It is set in the peaceful hamlet of Bucklers Hard, part of the Montagu Estate. Situated on the banks of the River Beaulieu, Bucklers Hard has a rich maritime history. The New Forest can be reached directly from the doorstep, offering miles of wonderful walks as well as many pretty picnic spots. Beaulieu is the nearest town and is home to attractions including the National Motor Museum and a Cistercian Abbey. The towns of Lymington, Brocklehurst and Lyndhurst are also nearby, as are attractions including Marwell Zoo, the North Solent National Nature Reserve and Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway.

On the ground floor of the property there is a bathroom, lounge, dining room and a kitchen. The bathroom contains a shower over bath and WC, while the cosy lounge has a smart TV, basic Sky TV package and a DVD. A sofa bed is also available for the lounge for additional guests on request; this sleeps one adult or two children. The kitchen is well-equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. Reached via steep cottage-style stairs with rope hand rail which leads to the first floor, where there are two bedrooms. These consist of one king-size bedroom and one twin bedroom, which is accessed via the king-size bedroom.

Outside of the property there is a spacious enclosed lawn garden, perfect for relaxing and playing with the children in. Garden furniture and a BBQ are also provided should you wish to dine al fresco on a summer’s day. Parking is available off-site at a nearby car park, subject to availability, however, guests are free to unload outside of the property.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • Sleeps 4+2
  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Parking available off-site at nearby car park, subject to availability. Unloading only permitted outside the property
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no smoking
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Regret no washing machine
  • Beach 9 miles, shop 2 miles, pub within walking distance 
  • Arrival time - 4pm
  • Complex of properties
  • Smart TV, basic Sky TV package and DVD in lounge
  • Sleeps 4+2 - Sofa bed available on request in lounge sleeping 1 adult or 2 children
  • BBQ available

This property is personally managed by Catherine.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 2 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Eileen, 2nd May 2017

Beautiful location, very peaceful with great views. This cottage is very comfortable and well equiped and just over the lawn from the bar.

Bucklers Hard in the heart of the New Forest
Beaulieu river nearby
Finishing touches
Cosy lounge
Dining room
Steep cottage-style stairs
Time to relax
King-size bedroom with adjoining twin room
Steep cottage-style stairs
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