"A wonderful house that made for a well placed base to explore the New Forest. Thank you for sharing your house." by Sandra S from London

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"A fantastic home for a family reunion, brilliant for the children to roam and play, wonderful for the adults to relax. Thank you!" by The Webbs from New Zealand

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"All of my family thought that The Bend was an excellent house for a holiday and beautifully presented. We really enjoyed ourselves." by Matt B from Hants

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"We were extremely pleased with the house and garden and hope to organise another visit - maybe next year. The garden and all the toys provided were appreciated by all." by Roselle B from Berkshire

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"Thank you again. We had such a lovely break. We will be back!" by Briony M from London

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"Thank you for a wonderful stay in your lovely house during the weekend 23/24 January. All of the girls loved the house and we could have stayed there a lot longer!" by Lisa D from London

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"We had an excellent week at The Bend. It is a wonderful place to stay - great facilities, clean, spacious and very relaxing. The internet connection was an added bonus - much faster than we have here in Devon! An excellent property and one we wouldn't fail to recommend!" by Rosemary P from Devon

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"We all had a great weekend thank you, and the weather was particularly warm which helped. Everyone had a great time and really loved the house, thank you." by John T from Kent

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"Wonderful accommodation for our mixed age group (3 - 95). We've had a lovely time together over Christmas - a rare treat to fit everyone under one roof. Thanks. The Bend has been beautifully modernised and equipped - congratulations!" by AP from Dorset

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"We had a wonderful time thank you. The house is splendid and there was lots provided in the welcome pack." by Anonymous

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About Us

The Bend retreat is the perfect luxury 5 star self catering holiday home for up to 12 people. Situated in the pretty hamlet of Neacroft, part of the New Forest national park, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Ideal for group and family holidays, celebrations or short breaks.

Neacroft enjoys a unique position in that in one direction you can explore and discover the beauty of the New Forest, with its country pubs and many activities such as bike riding, horse riding and walking.

In the other direction, you can explore and discover the sea and beaches, where you can enjoy the blue flag beaches, coastal walks, crabbing, sailing and many water sports

The Bend retreat has been extensively renovated with the highest standards of furnishings, fixtures and fittings. It combines quality and style with comfort and luxury. It is perfect for a holiday with family or friends, special celebrations and short breaks.

Indulge yourself in a modern and comfortable environment, secluded and private but not isolated – ideally placed for exploring the area. The nearest shops are only a mile away and there are many excellent pubs and restaurants nearby.

The heart of the house, on the ground floor, is a spacious, sunny, triple aspect 33′ through sitting room with an open fire, where everyone can stretch out and relax after a day exploring and discovering the beauty of the area. Triple door open out onto the large private garden, where in the summer you can unwind, rewind, laugh and have fun.

The games room on the lower ground floor also opens onto the garden. There are many toys, games, books, TV/DVD and a full size table tennis to enjoy – a great place for kids and adults alike to play and unwind.

The generous sized kitchen, off of the living room, has modern units with granite and walnut work surfaces. There is everything here you would need for a perfect self catering holiday. It is fully equipped with dishwasher, two ovens, hob, microwave and fridge freezer.

The elegant dining room with its large dining table is ideal for relaxed eating or a special celebratory dinner party with friends or family.

There are six double/twin bedrooms, which can accommodate up to twelve people comfortably. All our beds are made up with cotton bed linen and soft luxurious quilts, guaranteeing a good night sleep.

We will do whatever we can to make your stay hugely enjoyable. The Bend is above all a place to relax with good friends and family. We hope that your stay here will be memorable.

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