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Greenbanks Self Catering. Damerham

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
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Situated in the rural village of Damerham, just northwest of the picturesque town of Fordingbridge, Greenbanks provides peaceful self catering accommodation that gives its guests the perfect opportunity to explore this area of outstanding natural beauty, on the edge of the New Forest National Park. To ensure the peaceful relaxing break our guests are after it is our policy that we do not accept children of any age or pets. Greenbanks is ideal for two people and is fully equipped with everything you could need for a break in the country of walking, riding, cycling and more. If outdoor activities are not your cup of tea, this New Forest holiday apartment allows you to enjoy the spectacular views of the Damerham countryside from your very own balcony.The garden is alive with wildlife from ba...Situated in the rural village of Damerham, just northwest of the picturesque town of Fordingbridge, Greenbanks provides peaceful self catering accommodation that gives its guests the perfect opportunity to explore this area of outstanding natural beauty, on the edge of the New Forest National Park. To ensure the peaceful relaxing break our guests are after it is our policy that we do not accept children of any age or pets. Greenbanks is ideal for two people and is fully equipped with everything you could need for a break in the country of walking, riding, cycling and more. If outdoor activities are not your cup of tea, this New Forest holiday apartment allows you to enjoy the spectacular views of the Damerham countryside from your very own balcony.The garden is alive with wildlife from badgers and deer, to our own chickens who will lay you fresh eggs for your breakfast. With the New Forest only 5 minutes drive away, Bournemouth and the south coast approximately 30 minutes in one direction and the medieval market city of Salisbury in the other Damerham makes an excellent base for your perfect getaway.You can enjoy wonderful sunrises or sunsets from your own balcony. Just turn up, relax and let your holiday begin. Your accommodation has a patio at the front with a table and chairs. From the patio is the front door this leads into a fully equipped kitchen including a 4 ring ceramic hob, a full size oven and a microwave. There are stairs from the kitchen leading up to the rest of the accommodation. There is a lovely big lounge with 2 comfortable settees and the dinning table and chairs. The television and DVD player are here as well as some dvds and books for you use. The double patio doors lead out onto your balcony giving you lovely views of the surrounding countryside. There is also a table and chairs and reclining chairs to help you make the most of the space. Ideal for breakfast in the morning or watching the sunrise. The other side of the stairs is the bedroom which has a double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside tables giving you plenty of storage space. A hairdryer is also supplied. The en-suite bathroom has a lovely deep bath for a relaxing soak at the end of the day with a shower over the bath. A few basic toiletries are supplied just in case you for get to pack something. We have a large garden where our guests are welcome to have a wonder around or just sit and relax in one of the many benches or seats scattered around.We have our own chickens who you may see wondering around the garden, they lay fresh eggs daily for our guests and you are welcome to help yourself each morning....if that's not for you please just ask! We also grow lots of fruit and vegetables from runner beans, carrots, broad beans, beetroot, peas, tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, strawberries apples to name just a few, depending on the time of year and our guests are welcome to help themselves More
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Carol V
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2012
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Where possible I like to be able to meet our guests and show them around when they first arrive and to answer any questions or offer any advice needed but if for some reason that is not possible there is a key safe ( you will be given the number before you arrive) and an information book in the property giving you lots of helpful tips and information
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Greenbanks is a glorious place, ideally situated off a lovely country lane with fields to view and a warm comfortable 1st floor accommodation to relax away from the hurly burly of normal life. The kitchen was amazing with much more provided than the usual holiday...More

Date of stay: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Greenbanks is surrounded by a beautiful nature, very quiet, in the New Forest there are many wild horses, donkeys, pigs, etc., which you can see while driving, by or even on the road. The location is ideal for excursions, to the south coast or to...More

Date of stay: October 2019
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Carol V, VR Owner at Greenbanks Self Catering. Damerham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review it is appreciated. I am so glad you had a relaxing break at Greenbanks and you enjoyed discovering some of the many things there are to do in the area. It was so...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful place for a relaxing break away. A lovely balcony to unwind with a glass of wine whilst watching the horses and wildlife. We enjoyed the local and new forest walks nearby. The compasses pub 5 minutes walk away serves good food with friendly...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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Carol V, VR Owner at Greenbanks Self Catering. Damerham, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at Greenbanks and all our fresh produce and the lovely countryside around us We would love to welcome you back anytime there is always so much to discover. Best wishes Carol

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A shame we couldn't stay later but a fine weekend nontheless. A lovely place to visit. The views excellent and the apartment spotless. Carol the owner always checks you are settled in then you are left alone to enjoy. I think this the fourth time...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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Carol V, VR Owner at Greenbanks Self Catering. Damerham, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you once again for taking the time to leave us your review. It was lovely to see you both again. You know you are always welcome at Greenbanks anytime. Until next time best wishes Carol

Reviewed 8 July 2019

This is a spacious, well maintained quality residence in a peaceful and idyllic setting close to the attractions of the New Forest, Stonehenge and nearby coastal resorts. We were made most welcome by our host Carol and it is not everywhere you can obtain extras...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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Carol V, VR Owner at Greenbanks Self Catering. Damerham, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2019

Thank you so much for your glowing review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us at Greenbanks and all that we had to offer, the strawberries were delicious weren't they, now the logan berries are ready for picking and broadbeans and the...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Hiking Trips
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
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About the neighbourhood
Damerham and Fordingbridge sit just on the edge of the New Forest National Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty and a conservation area, where horses, cattle and pigs are left to roam freely. We also have Martin Down only moments away, ideal for long walks, bird watching etc.There is a wealth of cultural and leisure activities. Whether you are looking for energetic pursuits such as horse riding or cycling, or more sedate opportunities such as walking, sightseeing, there are a myriad of choices.Nearby towns and villages of interest include; Romsey, Beaulieu & Lyndhurst. Bournemouth and Salisbury are also only a short drive away.Damerham is a location of notable Neolithic and Bronze Age barrows, and was an important Anglo-Saxon manor mentioned in the will of Alfred the Great. By the t...
Getting around
Damerham is situated in a lovely village on the edge of the New Forest with lots of lovely walks but as we are not on a bus route a car is a must if you want to discover further afield.
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