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Great for crabbing

We visited here with two young children. We parked in the barnfield car park, which was quite empty... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2019
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Lack of dog poo bins

Very good country park but needs more dog poo bins especially near stile where strawberry trail... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2018
Bursledon, United Kingdom
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A place to play, picnic, relax and explore. Have a ramble around our fantastic ancient woodland and enjoy all the seasonal changes from bluebells in spring to the fantastic autumn colours. Discover the abundant wildlife from curlews along the river...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Pylands Lane, Bursledon, Southampton SO31 1BH, England
+44 23 8045 5157
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A breath of fresh air not far from the city. Lots of walks and riding for the cyclists. Plenty of nature to view too

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Beardblanc
Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say about this place; its idyllic & picturesque ;also it sits on the banks of the Hamble river...this place is crammed with different species of trees, deers,birds of prey and wild birds...its excellent not only for walks, but for avid photographers and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank tinker1967
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped along for a walk in the sunshine. Make sure you navigate the parking though so your not stung with charges. We parked further up the road before parking charges come in. It’s great for dog walking too but not great if you have mobility...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

We visited here with two young children. We parked in the barnfield car park, which was quite empty at 10am on a Sunday. The toilets were all open and the kiosk (sells drinks) opened at 11am. There was a nice wooden park area for the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Spearey
Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

We visited in half term and parked at the barnfield part of the park. We did a lovely walk down to the river and back and the children played in the park. It’s a shame there isn’t more bench’s to sit on for lunch as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lealou08
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

I met a friend here for a walk. We both live a distance away but it was about half way between us, and I had fond memories of walking there when I lived nearby. We were regulars at the country park in the 80s and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 291janed
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Very good country park but needs more dog poo bins especially near stile where strawberry trail joins park

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank U9007OHdavidg
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Overall a really lovely quiet walk with the dog on a dreary morning. Quite simply though, there are not enough bins! We had to walk around the for the whole (hour and half) walk with poo filled bags before we found one. The lack of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nicooll
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The River Hamble Country Park has a variety of habitats from woodland walks and fields. You can spend all afternoon walking around and the the paths are in good order. The only downside to the Park is the entrance. I have been to many parks...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank L P
Reviewed September 13, 2018

walked for about 3 miles unwinding after a hard days work a long drive. the hamble is not the most stunning of places but this is by far the best bit I have seen but then I live in scotland and I am spoilt all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Christine G
October 29, 2017|
Response from RoyalVictoriaCP | Property representative |
Hi Christine. Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately much of the site is on wooded slopes but there is an accessible path that leads down to the pontoon with beautiful views over River Hamble but it does get very muddy... More