Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in New Milton

The ocean views and forests create a pretty picture of New Milton. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Beaulieu National Motor Museum and Bournemouth Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in New Milton

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes New Milton a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brockenhurst Manor Golf Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Burley Golf Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Liberty's Owl Raptor and Reptile Centre (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Playgolf Bournemouth (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Littledown Sports Center (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Altitude High Ropes Adventure (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in New Milton

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 19°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in New Milton

Beautiful ocean views, pebble beaches and pristine beaches are a few of the stunning natural features that New Milton boasts. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, New Milton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bournemouth Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Brownsea Island (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Burley Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Avon Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Red House Museum and Gardens (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Bolderwood Deer Sanctuary (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around New Milton

The nearest airport is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), located 7.7 mi (12.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Southampton (SOU), which is 17.8 mi (28.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is New Milton Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around New Milton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 891 holiday lettings around New Milton. From 453 cottages to 164 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in New Milton?

Perhaps it's the glorious ocean views, or maybe it's the chance to chill out from sunup to sundown. There's just something about a beach getaway that appeals to one and all. Luckily, there are 302 beachside holiday properties to whisk yourself away to. Looking for a different atmosphere? See if any of our other properties steal your heart. Our selection here includes:

  • 214 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 153 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 129 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in New Milton in a large group?

Nothing compares to reconnecting with old work colleagues or spending a few nights with your family in a marvellous new place. And what's best, HomeAway has places big enough for everyone. The top option for big groups here are cottage holiday rentals, and you'll find 80 currently listed. Around the area, the rental properties that are suitable for large groups include:

  • Searching for places that can hold 6 guests? We have 208 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just £67 per night.
  • If you have 5 in your family, you'll be pleased to hear that there are 87 rental accommodation that are perfect. You can book one for as little as £38 per night.
  • Trying to find properties for rent catering to 8 people? You'll be happy to discover we have 74 that'll be ideal. You can bag one for as little as £141 per night.

You and all your buddies will be well looked after when you organise your New Milton travels with us!