{"LocationDetails":{"Id":602,"Name":"New Milton \u0026 Barton-on-Sea","Description":"\u003ch1\u003eOur guide to holidays in New Milton\u003c/h1\u003e\r\n\r\n\u003cp\u003eNew Milton perches right on the edge of the New Forest National Park, and if you\u0026rsquo;re looking for all the charm of a country town with plenty to see and do then it\u0026rsquo;s just the place. Wednesday\u0026nbsp; is market day (and the perfect excuse to go and try some of the local produce), and you\u0026rsquo;ll find a bustling high street with a selection of shops and restaurants to keep you busy when you\u0026rsquo;re not exploring the spectacular landscape of the national park just a few miles away.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\r\n\u003cp\u003eAnd then there\u0026rsquo;s beautiful Barton-on-Sea. With a long sandy beach that attracts fossil hunters all year round, this friendly little resort is made of up beauty spot after beauty spot, and it\u0026rsquo;s home to some of Hampshire\u0026rsquo;s most popular walking trails. The Solent Way starts just a fossil\u0026rsquo;s throw away, so the area\u0026rsquo;s a firm favourite with those of you who love coastal, windswept walks with plenty to see along the way.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","Alias":"new-milton-barton-on-sea","MainImageLocation":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/emily.judge/2018/11/New milton \u0026 Barton on sea.jpg/carousel.jpg","PointOfInterests":[{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"New Forest Guided Walks","Body":"\u003cp\u003eIf you want to walk the New Forest and you\u0026rsquo;re not quite sure where to start then a guided walk\u0026rsquo;s a great way to start exploring this colourful national park. The walks are guided by local experts who know everything there is to know about the landscape and the wildlife that calls it home, and walks come in various levels of difficulty so they suit every type of walker.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eIf you fancy walking as a family or small group you can hire one of the park\u0026rsquo;s private guides and tailor a route to suit you although the organised walking events are easier on the holiday budget (and the picnic walks are one of the nicest ways to experience the area). The walking picnics are every bit as quaint as they sound and they\u0026rsquo;re held regularly throughout the year. The picnics even include fresh local produce so you\u0026rsquo;ll be able to sample some of the county\u0026rsquo;s produce on your day out exploring its scenery\u0026hellip;see they\u0026rsquo;ve thought of everything!\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eMany of the walks are organised by official New Forest rangers (and let\u0026rsquo;s face it, you won\u0026rsquo;t find a guide who knows the area better than one of these guys) and they work hard to make the walks great fun for all ages.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":50.8768,"LocationLongitude":-1.6316,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/08/bluebells.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"hampshire/new-milton-barton-on-sea/new-forest-guided-walks","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/08/bluebells.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"The House Martin Pub and Restaurant","Body":"\u003cp\u003eAsk a random Barton-On-Sea resident for the most firmly established local venue and most of them will give you the same answer: The House Martin. Only minutes away from the sea front, this lovely combination of pub and restaurant offers you everything that you could wish for, whether going out for lunch, dinner or just a drink in the evening.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eTheir reputation of great hospitality is well-known throughout the region and you will instantly know why once you enter the front door and step into the welcoming wooden interior. As a family business, the House Martin maintains exceptionally close relations with regional producers, guaranteeing only ingredients of genuine quality being used to create a well-balanced selection of fresh, unpretentious, seasonal dishes.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eAs if that wasn\u0026rsquo;t reason enough, the House Martin is one of the exclusive pubs belonging to regional family brewery Hall and Woodhouse, so don\u0026rsquo;t miss out on their award-winning Badger beers, brewed with an experience of over 230 years.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":50.7453,"LocationLongitude":-1.67269,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2014/06/PINT IN PUB.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"hampshire/new-milton-barton-on-sea/the-house-martin-pub-and-restaurant","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2014/06/PINT IN PUB.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"The Fossil Beds","Body":"\u003cp\u003eNow, gather the kids and get your fossil hunting hats on during a stay in Barton-on-Sea, as the stretch of coastline between the resort and Highcliffe is renowned for its fossils. The Barton clay in this section of the cliffs becomes exposed at the hands of the elements throughout the year, and that means lots of opportunity to have a wander and try your luck at finding a 40 million year old piece of local history.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eVisit on the right day and you may just see the fossils of prehistoric shells, shark teeth and ray teeth jutting from the cliffs, and whatever you discover you\u0026rsquo;ll have great fun trying for a few hours. It\u0026rsquo;s easiest to access this section of the beach from the Highcliffe end as there\u0026rsquo;s a car park and an even footpath that leads down to the foot of the cliffs.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eIf you visit during a period when the weather\u0026rsquo;s been fine then start by looking around the foot of the cliffs, but if you plan your hunt for a day when the weather\u0026rsquo;s been a little rough have a look on the sand as you walk along the beach as fossils are often thrown loose from the cliffs during stormy weather.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":50.7377,"LocationLongitude":-1.68873,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/JosephG/2013/05/fossil.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"hampshire/new-milton-barton-on-sea/the-fossil-beds","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/JosephG/2013/05/fossil.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"Beachcomber Cafe and Restaurant","Body":"\u003cp\u003eGlorious sea views and delicious delights for the palate \u0026ndash; what more could you ask for when spending your day in the lovely coastal village of Barton-on-Sea? Well, a visit to the Beachcomber Caf\u0026eacute; \u0026amp; Restaurant offers you both at the same time. This is a popular place to go for a full English to get your day started or a tea cake in the afternoon, and the views are spectacular.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eLocated right on the cliff tops overlooking the sea all the way to the Isle of Wight, the maritime atmosphere is \u0026nbsp;visible both inside and outside in the grassy garden. Besides the mouth-watering choice of cakes, coffees, teas and ice creams, they also serve lunch and dinner making the Beachcomber Caf\u0026eacute; a great alternative to the local pubs as well as a relaxing spot to take your time over a drink.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eIn short, this caf\u0026eacute; is a great destination or stopover for you and your whole family. The \u0026nbsp;garden is completely fenced so you can let your children enjoy the sea breeze and sunshine outside on the large lawn, and dogs are welcome too.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":50.7358,"LocationLongitude":-1.66332,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/james.lund/2013/08/gastro food.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"hampshire/new-milton-barton-on-sea/beachcomber-cafe-and-restaurant","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/james.lund/2013/08/gastro food.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"Vetiver","Body":"\u003cp\u003eVetiver is every inch the sophisticated English restaurant, with an elegant d\u0026eacute;cor and intimate dining spaces it makes for a special spot for a meal during a stay in the New Forest. There are seating areas tucked in airy conservatories, cosy corners of the dining room and the beautiful open wine room, and the menu uses the finest ingredients each season has to offer on a varied, intelligent menu.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThe grill menu has been thoughtfully put together to showcase some old favourites and introduce newer dishes at the same time, and every dish is beautifully presented with flair. There\u0026rsquo;s a relaxed atmosphere at Vetiver, so although it\u0026rsquo;s a dining experience to remember for a long time you\u0026rsquo;ll still feel comfortable enough to enjoy it, and there\u0026rsquo;s a set lunch menu for those of you who prefer to visit during the daytime.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eOne of the restaurant\u0026rsquo;s biggest focuses is its extensive wine list, and with a dedicated team of five sommeliers and more than 1400 wines onsite, a visit\u0026rsquo;s a fantastic opportunity to sample something new or ask for the perfect flavour to complement your meal. 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Then we recommend you to pay a visit to the Bay Restaurant at the Cliff House as this is an exceptional experience in every way.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eLocated right \u0026nbsp;on the cliff top, you\u0026rsquo;ll be treated to spectacular views of The Solent and all the way over to the imposing Isle of Wight. This sublime location is reflected, if not surpassed, by the culinary delights that await you inside. Choose from the A la Carte or Daily Specials menus and enjoy the taste of Hampshire thanks to the restaurant\u0026rsquo;s commitment to using local produce. \u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eAdd to that the friendly and welcoming ambience \u0026ndash; whether you take seat inside the gorgeously decorated interior or the laid-back Sun Lounge \u0026ndash; and you are guaranteed to have a truly memorable visit. On a personal note, hardly anything matches enjoying a balmy summer evening on their terrace with a drink by the log fire - the night sky over the Solent is simply spectacular!\u003c/p\u003e\r\n","AtGlance":null,"Categories":[],"Inspirations":[],"HotPick":false,"LocationLatitude":50.7371,"LocationLongitude":-1.67169,"MainImage":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_carousel/users/102/2013/11/dining-table.jpg/carousel.jpg","LogoImage":null,"Alias":"hampshire/new-milton-barton-on-sea/the-bay-restaurant-at-cliff-house","MainImageSmall":"https://assets.bluechipholidays.co.uk/media/catalogs/public/downloads/preview/custom_1x1/users/102/2013/11/dining-table.jpg/carousel.jpg","Locations":[]},{"AdditionalImages":[],"Id":0,"Title":"The Rising Sun ","Body":"\u003cp\u003eThe Rising Sun is a friendly, traditional country pub and it makes the perfect place to spend some time during a family day out to the New Forest. Located right on the national park\u0026rsquo;s doorstep, The Rising Sun is easy to reach from New Milton yet remote enough to get a grasp of the becalming flair the New Forest is so well-known for.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eBesides the warm and homely interior, a large beer garden welcomes you to sit outside and enjoy the fresh woodland air. Your children will take pleasure in exploring the big playground adjoining the sitting area, which adds to the relaxed and genial atmosphere, both inside and outside the pub. And, of course, your dog will be welcome too.\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eAs for the menu, they serve a wide range of traditional pub food accompanied by a surprisingly diverse selection of vegetarian dishes. 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