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Acres Down House

Minstead, Lyndhurst, New Forest National Park SO43 7GE, England
Acres Down House

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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We had a great, relaxing, peaceful stay at Acres Down B&B for the May bank holiday weekend. The room was amazing with a very comfortable bed, great shower and wonderfully decorated home. The breakfasts were amazing (didn't need to have lunch!) and the hosts were friendly and welcoming. Can't wait to come back and stay again! Great location to explore... More 

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We have visited this B&B on a number of occasions over the last 4/5 years and have been very happy with the whole experience each and every time. The house, the rooms and the gorgeous Border Collie are lovely. Each time the rooms, the entrance hall and the breakfast room have been clean and nice. Tea, coffee and biscuits in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful house and beautiful location in the heart of the New Forest. Breakfast was excellent, rooms lovely and David and lindsay could not have been better hosts. Hope tostay againnext time we are in the New Forest. Many thanks, Alex and Sophie

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Aylesbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Have just spent the best 4 days at a lovely location in the new forest Acres Down is the perfect B&B situated in the heart of the new forest Step outside the front door and walk or cycle for miles The rooms are clean light and have everything you need and views to match Its a very peaceful location and... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Spent two nights here as a base to explore the New Forest with my teenage son. Perfect peaceful location - just step out the gate into the woods. Spotlessly clean, excellent facilities (power shower, comfortable beds), generous quality breakfasts, and helpful friendly hosts. Nice pubs nearby serving good dinners. Will certainly stay again. (PS. As in most parts of the... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We have just spent 5 nights at this excellent B&B in the new forest. David and Lindsay were very hospitable and friendly. Our room was very comfortable and clean, powerful shower, excellent views to garden and forest, ample delicious breakfast. The location was ideal for exploring the new forest with lovely walks from the front gate. It was just perfect... More 

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I found acres Down House welcoming friendly and very comfortable. Well worth a visit. It was quite quiet right in the new forest..surroundings very comfortable, Breakfast plentiful Will definitely be returning again... Visited July 2014

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for a quiet weekend and it was just perfect. Acres Down House is situated in a beautiful setting in the Heart of the New Forest with walks on your doorstep, great beds in quiet location and good breakfast. This B&B was exactly what we wanted. Also close to local cream tea with a few pubs nearby for evening... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

A really lovely B&B: - Extremely welcoming and friendly owners - Fantastic breakfast (best cooked breakfast I've had in ages, and I stay in a lot of hotels on business) - Spotless, comfortable and well equipped room & bathroom - Great location: you really feel like you're staying right in the forest That alone would of got 5 stars for... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful three night break at Acres Down House. It's clean, comfortable, warm, welcoming and caters for your every need. The breakfasts were delicious and location lovely and peaceful. It is the nicest B&B I've been to and I thoroughly recommend it. Try the New Forest Inn for an evening meal. Great food and lots of choice.

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