Find out more about our top 5 places to visit with your dog when you book a dog-friendly stay at Audleys Wood Hotel.

There's nothing like a change of scenery sometimes and we are sure our four legged friends feel the same way!

Escape to the countryside to explore and discover so much more than the usual every day environment... Our dog-friendly breaks package already has all that you need for a stay with your dog and here we give you our top places to visit.

Crabtree Plantation

Just 15-20 minutes drive away with free parking. There are lots of woodland trails and forest walks to embark on, as well as a large field so your pooch can run free! Visiting with children too? There is a zip wire for those brave enough to take the plunge. 

Find out more about Crabtree Plantation here.


Black Dam Ponds

Another great space only 15-20 minutes away, also with free parking. This is a great option when planning a day out with the family as there is a child's play area and picnic area.

You can even visit both the Crabtree Plantation and Black Dam Ponds in one walk. Download the guide here.


Fleet Pond Nature Reserve

Take a 20-30 minute drive to this wonderful outdoor location - the largest fresh water lake in Hampshire. Enjoy a walk around the lake on woodland paths with spectacular views. Parking is free and there are plenty of activities for families.

Plan your visit here.


Minley Woods

A bit of a longer drive, travel time will be around 40 - 50 minutes. Parking is free here too. Explore miles of open fields and woodland with plenty of off-lead areas. 

Find out more about dog walks at Minley Woods here.


The New Forest

Lastly, an hour away is the beautiful New Forest. There are so many trails you can follow with picnic areas and ample free parking. If you want to plan ahead read this article with plenty of suggested walks for you and your dog!


To book a dog-friendly break click here.