The New Forest is a stunning National Park with a long history. With varied wildlife, quaint villages and picturesque views, its the perfect British holiday location whether you like to go for long walks, or simply sit back and relax.
There are many amazing Campsites in the New Forest, all offering different things, but we’ve done the hard work for you by selecting the Top 5 sites for Campervans. That means all you have to do is hire a campervan, pack your things and enjoy a break in the British countryside.
Red Shoot Camping Park is a lovely campsite in Linwood, near Ringwood. They really focus on making it a family-friendly park, and the kids are sure to love the play area that they have on site. The facilities are immaculate, and the on-site shop and bakery means you can stock up on any supplies you need.
What makes Red Shoot an extra special New Forest Campervan Site is the fact its situated behind the Red Shoot Inn, a traditional New Forest pub that is perfect for a spot of lunch or to relax with a drink after a long walk.
If you hire a Campervan for your stay, they also have all the facilities you’ll need, including electric hook-up points and a chemical disposal point.
Harry’s Field is a legendary New Forest Campsite, situated away from busy roads it’s the perfect place to immerse yourself in British countryside. It’s a small site, but it provides everything you’ll need for a family break.
There are some amazing walking and cycling trails in the surrounding areas that you’ll definitely want to try. Harry’s also has two other sites, all with amazing reviews, that we’d definitely recommend trying.
Hollands Wood describes itself as the perfect retreat for both mind and body, and we’d say this is an accurate description. Surrounded by giant oak trees and open fields, you’ll have no problems relaxing and disconnecting from the world for a while.
There are plenty of lovely walking and cycling routes in the surrounding areas for you to enjoy, and the nearby village of Brockenhurst offers an abundance of pubs, shops and restaurants.
Avon Tyrell is primarily an activity centre, but it has a great campsite too so that you can enjoy a fun-filled break together as a family. Located on the edge of the New Forest and surrounded by lakes, it’s in the perfect location to unwind with some fun activities. They have a huge selection of things to do including high ropes, climbing and abseiling so you’ll never be bored!
There are 3 camping areas to choose from, and if you’ll be hiring a campervan for your stay, the Lakeside and Forest Camping sites offer electric hook-up points.
Some of their other facilities include communal firepits, hot shower facilities, a café, and wifi.
If you’re looking for a quieter Campervan trip, then this adults-only site could be the one for you. Situated in St Leonards, Ringwood, Back of Beyond prioritises quality of life, so the smallest available pitch is 10m square.
The site is 30 acres in total, with an amazing 18 acres reserved for woodland. Conservation is important at this site, and the amount of wildlife is impressive. There’s a licensed shop onsite where you can stock up on supplies, and there’s a pub within walking distance.
They have great rates for Campervans, with electric, water and drainage all available to you.
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