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Reviewed yesterday NEW

An absolutely fantastic long weekend away. Plenty of long walks through beautiful countryside, pub meals, cider and fudge shopping and back to a lovely caravan to prepare for a nice relaxing sauna, hot tub and swim experience. See you next year 😊

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for a weekend in one of the log cabins which are fabulous. A parking space is provided and the cabin was warm when we arrived, scrupulously clean and well equipped. This includes pots and pans, cutlery, a full size cooker and oven , a microwave and full size fridge. We ordered a travel cot for our 5...

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Southend-on-Sea, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

stayed here for a long weekend the lodge was cosy warm and very comfy couldent of wished for more beautiful views from lodge .perfect for long walks in the forest with the dogs .a lovely place to stay. food was poor and evening entertainment even worse .everything closed early .

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Thank Kim D
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for a long weekend with my two young kids in a lodge and was very disappointed. Check in process didn't work, the lodge was dirty and we had an issue with our toilet which affected our weekend - we reported it but the staff didn't seem bothered. Nice meal at Woodside Inn, swimming pool was OK but a bit...

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Justin H, Guest Relations Manager at Sandy Balls Holiday Village, responded to this review

Dear Karen S, I am, sorry that you were disappointed with aspects of your stay we do strive to resolve all our guests concerns when notified during the stay. I can say the vast majority of our reviews are very positive in their nature and again we are sorry on this occasion we did not meet your expectations or our...

Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

lodge clean and comfortable, facilities on this site very good. forest table good food and attentive staff, woodside inn more pub grub and better selection of drinks. onsite shop swimming pool and beauty treatment, quiet and peaceful ideal get away from it all break

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was very peaceful . Staff was lovely food in restaurants was great and well worth the money. Kids had fun on activitys . Singer in the woodland bar on Saturday was a good nite out. We went with four other families and could accomadate us all

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a long weekend with family We have been many times before but it was the first time for some of our group and a dog . The lodge was spotless and so comfortable. We enjoyed Sunday lunch in the woodside Inn where our four legged friend was welcome

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Thank Vera665
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the loveliest weekend, was just what was needed- cosy, relaxing, but lots to keep the kids occupied! Swimming, soft play, arcades & parks! Lodges are lovely, very spacious & homely. Already thinking about booking our next trip, really good value for money too! We ate at the village inn twice, food was great & again really good value!...

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely cabins everything you need and in a great location. Sandyballs is very well maintained and there is lovely walks through the New forest lots to do for everyone. Would definitely go back a real relaxing stay .

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed for 4 nights. it was lovely we didn't use our car at all, because everything we needed was on site .we will be back !!accommodation was excellent our little dog enjoyed the forest walks . we were fortunate with the weather too highly recommend sandy balls , good take away food and well stocked groceries store.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our five-star, award-winning holiday village is nestled in the breath-taking New Forest - the ideal location for a long weekend, midweek break or family holiday. Sandy Balls Holiday Village offers a range of quality accommodation, from luxury woodland lodges and static holiday homes to camping pods and fully-serviced touring pitches. We also have great facilities for everyone, with swimming pools, a fully-equipped gym, a jacuzzi and sauna, and a beauty suite. There is a programme of activities for children and families of all ages and a calendar of special events. There is also a choice of restaurants, including the Woodside Inn and The Forest Table, plus a well-stocked Village Store, make dining and catering easy for your fantastic holiday. Superfast Broadband is available in some accommodation and in public areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandy Balls Holiday Village

Address: Godshill Village, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Fordingbridge SP6 2JZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > New Forest National Park Hampshire > Fordingbridge
Number of rooms: 300
Also Known As:
Sandy Balls Holiday Centre Hotel Fordingbridge
Sandy Balls Holiday Village Fordingbridge, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Hampshire
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“The lodge was used by three adults and there was plenty of room. I would recommend this lodge.”
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“The premium plus lodges are worth the extra cost!”
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“If you have any difficulties with your accommodation always speak to a member of staff at the Welcome building they will always try to make things right. They want you to have a happy visit.”
 of 5 bubbles maralynm_13, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
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