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Defoe House, Bed and Breakfast

Your independent accommodation (annex), with main house to the left.
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Your independent accommodation (annex), with main house to the left.
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77 reviews
Your independent accommodation (annex), with main house to the left.
Main living area
Your kitchenette, which is stocked up with your breakfasts. Will be topped up during your stay.
Outside seating area.
private bathroom
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Lymington river nearby.
Beautiful walks on your doorstep.
Lymington cobbled street.
Lymington river, where you can catch ferry to Isle of Wight.
Close to Exbury gardens, famous for its spring and autumn colour.
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Private Room, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Lymington, New Forest, Hampshire, England
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Listing #HL278481 by: Holiday Lettings
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Rachel P
Lyndhurst, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 26 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015
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We stayed at Defoe House for just one night over New Year but had a great time. There were 5 of us (2 adults and 3 children) which we knew was more than would usually stay but there was plenty of room for all of us. Vanessa was incredibly helpful, left us a well stocked fridge and the facilities of...

Fraser G
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 January 2016 for a stay in July 2015

What a fantastic stay! The setting was lovely in a friendly little village and the guest room was perfect! The room was very tidy along with the kitchenette and bathroom and although the hosts were away that weekend, they really welcomed us with fresh fruit and breakfast supplies in the fridge. I definitely recommend Defoe House B&B and would love...

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 November 2015 for a stay in September 2015

I stayed here with 3 friends for a weekend in the New Forest. Vanessa and her husband could not have been more welcoming - what wonderful hosts. They told us of great walks, and helped us with travel reservations to The Pig for dinner in the evening. The homemade bread, jam and cake were divine too - I would highly...

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
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Additional amenities & feature info
Recently refurbished accommodation, comprising of a large double bedroom with dining area and sofa (sofabed) with separate kitchenette and separate bathroom. Ideally suited for 2 people, however a sofa bed can be used to increase capacity to 4 or single mattresses can be added for children (Only £5 extra each night per child!). Linen and bath towels provided. continental breakfasts are provided and are topped up during your stay. Arrival times are from 14.00 and check out at 11.00 please...thank you!
All enquires are forwarded to my mobile so late bookings can often be acommodated.....
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
29 Jul 2016 -
31 Aug 2016
high season
2 nights
1 Sep 2016 -
17 Dec 2016
Low Season
2 nights
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The accommodation is best suited for two adults, although up to two children can also be accommodated at £5 each per night.
Also a special price of 7 nights for the price of 6!
Very happy to take last minute requests...so please do ask.
Continental breakfasts are offered to your individual order (ie: bagels/smoked salmon/croissants/ fruit/ home made bread and jams/fresh coffee and juice etc and homemade cake or biscuits...).
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How to get there
Airport: Southampton or Bournemouth: 36.0 km
Railway: Brockenhurst / Lymington: 5.0 km
Ferry: Lymington: 4.0 km
On entering Norleywood from the north continue past the phone box (on your left) and drive on through the village (the road narrows to single lane here). About 100 yards after the phone box take the right fork opposite the house called Cornerways and then immediately right again down a single gravel track next to Wayside Cottage. Defoe House is on your right with black double garage doors. <BR><BR>(Search for "Defoe House B&B" on Google Maps. The top of the track is at 50o 46.6' N; 01o 29.7' W.)<BR><BR><BR><BR> <BR>
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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