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Sandy Balls Holiday Village

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Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

lodge clean and comfortable, facilities on this site very good. forest table good food and attentive staff, woodside inn more pub grub and better selection of drinks. onsite shop swimming pool and beauty treatment, quiet and peaceful ideal get away from it all break

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was very peaceful . Staff was lovely food in restaurants was great and well worth the money. Kids had fun on activitys . Singer in the woodland bar on Saturday was a good nite out. We went with four other families and could accomadate us all

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent a long weekend with family We have been many times before but it was the first time for some of our group and a dog . The lodge was spotless and so comfortable. We enjoyed Sunday lunch in the woodside Inn where our four legged friend was welcome

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had the loveliest weekend, was just what was needed- cosy, relaxing, but lots to keep the kids occupied! Swimming, soft play, arcades & parks! Lodges are lovely, very spacious & homely. Already thinking about booking our next trip, really good value for money too! We ate at the village inn twice, food was great & again really good value!... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely cabins everything you need and in a great location. Sandyballs is very well maintained and there is lovely walks through the New forest lots to do for everyone. Would definitely go back a real relaxing stay .

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we stayed for 4 nights. it was lovely we didn't use our car at all, because everything we needed was on site .we will be back !!accommodation was excellent our little dog enjoyed the forest walks . we were fortunate with the weather too highly recommend sandy balls , good take away food and well stocked groceries store.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointing food and service on Thanksgiving Day. They charged a fair amount per person, but the food quality and selections were less than acceptable. I have been there previously for a wedding, the food and service was fine. Holidays are obviously not their specialty.

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Justin H, Supervisor at Sandy Balls Holiday Village, responded to this review

Dear Laura L thank you for writing your review regarding the restaurants on site here at Sandy Balls. Unfortunately we decided to not celebrate thanksgiving this year as generally it isn't a tradition we have. We do always take into consideration public holidays and I will ensure feedback is passed on to the relevant management for next time. Kind Regards,... More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed as a family in one of Sandy Balls lodges a few weeks ago. We have been a few times before as a family and have been largely happy. This time what a let down!. The lodge was smelly, parts of it filthy and tired. Bits of our kitchen were peeling off, kitchen surface tops were heavily stained and... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely location, lots of activities to keep everyone busy and best of all great staff. def book again. we had 4 kids with us lodges and caravans are clean and comfortable good value for money and loads to do near by too. we went to peppa pig world and snowtrax. amazing.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very comfortable Lodge with amazing views.As I was on my own with dogs I didn't make use of the many facilities on offer but they looked excellent.Loved the Village Store,extremely well stocked.The location is ideal for exploring the New Forest

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our five-star, award-winning holiday village is nestled in the breath-taking New Forest - the ideal location for a long weekend, midweek break or family holiday. Sandy Balls Holiday Village offers a range of quality accommodation, from luxury woodland lodges and static holiday homes to camping pods and fully-serviced touring pitches. We also have great facilities for everyone, with swimming pools, a fully-equipped gym, a jacuzzi and sauna, and a beauty suite. There is a programme of activities for children and families of all ages and a calendar of special events. There is also a choice of restaurants, including the Woodside Inn and The Forest Table, plus a well-stocked Village Store, make dining and catering easy for your fantastic holiday. Superfast Broadband is available in some accommodation and in public areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandy Balls Holiday Village

Address: Godshill Village, New Forest, Fordingbridge SP6 2JZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > New Forest > Fordingbridge
Hotel Class:5 star — Sandy Balls Holiday Village 5*
Number of rooms: 300
Also Known As:
Sandy Balls Holiday Centre Hotel Fordingbridge
Sandy Balls Holiday Village Fordingbridge, New Forest
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“The lodge was used by three adults and there was plenty of room. I would recommend this lodge.”
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“If you have any difficulties with your accommodation always speak to a member of staff at the Welcome building they will always try to make things right. They want you to have a happy visit.”
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