Hazelnut Cottage is an ideal holiday house for a family or a group get-together. It boasts two power showers, an outdoor heated swimming pool, private hot tub for six guests and a decked area, great for barbecues, and sits in over an acre of shared lawned gardens where guests are free to roam. The River Hamble and the surrounding stunning scenery can be accessed by public footpaths close by. Popular places include Southampton and Portsmouth, both being within easy driving distance and with plenty of maritime heritage where you can discover famous battleships such as Nelson’s ’Victory’ or ’The Mary Rose’. There are also excellent retail shopping outlets, entertainment and harbourside dining. Titchfield Haven National Nature Reserve nearby is great for birdwatchers and The New Forest offers spectacular delights. Within easy driving distance are Porchester Castle, Beaulieu Motor Museum and Winchester Cathedral. Family activities locally include Marwell Zoo, Peppa Pig World and beaches including Lee-on-the-Solent. Further afield you can take the ferry to the Isle of Wight from Southampton, or can travel by train to London within an hour. There are golf courses nearby as well as free use of a tennis court. Beach 2½ miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.