Forest Drove Cottage, 6 bedroom New Forest Thatched Cottage



Forest Drove Cottage is a charming picturesque thatched cottage close to all amenities, with 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms in the New Forest.

The cottage has a delightfully airy extension for the kitchen and dining area but also full of old world charm for the rest of the cottage, with beams, lattice windows and inglenook fireplace. Within a very short walk of two pubs, a fish and chip shop, Tesco Express, a bakery and an off license! Available for up to 11 guests from Christmas 2019, now accepting bookings.

A wonderful Welcome pack is provided including a bottle of Prosecco, New Forest Spring Water locally produced Tutti Fruity Jam, Biscotti Biscuits, Eggs, Milk, Tea & Coffee. Also a discount Go New Forest card to be used locally which can provide discounts when used with participating businesses.

Additional facilities available

  • Hot tub also available to hire from £125 – There are a variety of sizes available from 2-3 to 4 – 6 person and multiples thereof. They will be set up ready for your arrival.
  • Additional accommodation in ‘Jessica’ our vintage VW Bay campervan, T2 1600 manual which sleeps up to 2 adults and 2 children under 12. For more details please see here.

Either add to cart when booking or enquire for availability or more information. For other great extras including afternoon tea delivered to your door check out our Extra Facilities

Check out our Activity and Discount pages for more information on discounts we have negotiated with local businesses when booking with Short Stay Homes and Activities to do in the area. Also Check out our Event Page.

(All prices inclusive of 20% VAT, businesses registered for VAT can reclaim the VAT element)


Bedroom Information

Bedroom 1 Ground floor single bedroom
Bedroom 2 Ground floor double bedroom with ensuite
Bedroom 3 First floor double bedroom
Bedroom 4 First floor twin bedroom
Bedroom 5 First floor double bedroom




Fully equipped kitchen in bright new extension with dining area and patio doors out to a decking in the garden. Underfloor heating and gas stove.

Lounge & Dining

Full of character the lounge has old beams and an inglenook fireplace with sumptious comfy chairs and charming lattice windows looking out to a small front garden.


Bathroom 1 Ground floor cloakroom
Bathroom 2
Ground floor en-suite
Bathroom 3
First floor bathroom
Bathroom 4
First floor bathroom

Utility Room1
GardenLarge garden to rear and small lawned area at the front.

Further Information

Facilities and Services: Oil fired central heating and electricity included. Travel cot, 2 high chairs and stairgates available on request (but please bring own cot bedding), dogs welcome, fully enclosed garden (not secure for small dogs) with patio and barbecue area. Bookings are Friday to Friday for 7 night stays, Friday to Monday for weekend stays, and Monday to Friday for mid-week stays.

  • There is a £250 refundable security deposit to ensure against damage, pets are charged at £30 each
  • Towels and bed linen included
  • Charcoal barbecue available, please bring your own coals