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Avon Tyrrell drone view of main heritage house
Soft seating and cozy log-burner add flexibility and atmosphere to the kitchen/dining areas.
Avon Tyrrell New Forest main house bedroom twin beds
Avon Tyrrell main heritage house grounds outside
Avon Tyrrell New Forest lake view outside groups
Avon Tyrrell New Forest main house dormitory bedroom
Avon Tyrrell New Forest main house grounds
Avon Tyrrell New Forest main house grounds
Experience the great outdoors
Brave new heights on our new climbing and abseiling wall
Large spacious bedrooms
Activity -Cycling
Hire bikes at Avon Tyrrell to enjoy around site or explore the New Forest
Take part in activities high in the trees
Enjoy a thrill on our high rope activities
In the trees of the tree top trail
Soft seating and cozy log-burner add flexibility and atmosphere to the kitchen/dining areas.
Avon Tyrrell New Forest main house bedroom twin beds
Avon Tyrrell main heritage house grounds outside

Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Centre, Hampshire

10 - 110 28 Bed

Large outdoor activity centre sleeping up to 110 for group stays and families, with activities, in the New Forest

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Centre, Hampshire, sleeps 10 - 110 in 28 bedrooms.

Situated in 65 acres of stunning grounds in the New Forest National Park, Avon Tyrrell has something for everyone from outdoor learning residentials for schools, development programmes for youth organisations to short breaks away for family and friends. With an extensive range of outdoor adventure and field studies activities linked to the National Curriculum, personal and professional development programmes, to indoor meeting spaces for various self-guided activities, Avon Tyrrell is the ideal location for group retreats.

Our variety of accommodation options and 3 tier pricing structure mean we can accommodate all budgets and our professional Guest Service Team will discuss how we can best support your group’s needs.
Our Grade I listed house stands as the focal point on the estate, sleeping from as little as 20 up to 109 people in dormitory style bedrooms.

Rooms sleep between 2-10 people and our house is split across 3 floors so we can isolate areas using electronic keypads to safely accommodate various groups at a time. You will have access to plenty of space to chill out or to run some of your own activities. A TV/DVD player is available, pool table, table football and a bar can be booked in advance for larger groups.

The house is fully accessible with access ramps, lifts to all floors, accessible toilets and wet rooms fitted with handrails, wide access doors and emergency cords and we can provide additional equipment i.e. shower beds, hoists etc.

For those staying in the main house, we provide full board catering offering choice at every meal and we can cater for all dietary requirements.

If you are looking to make the most of your visit, you can book your group on to various outdoor activities including; Archery, Climbing, Kayaking, Paddleboarding, High Ropes, Bushcraft, Pioneering, Raft Building, Zip Wire and more….

In addition to our main house, we can also accommodate groups in self catering forest lodges offering a bit more independence or various camping areas are available for groups and families looking to really experience the great outdoors.



Mobile phone signal is good across the site and we have public Wi-Fi available in the House, the lodges and various areas around the site.

Disabled Facilities

Avon Tyrrell is a fully accessible centre and takes pride in its disabled facilities, being able to provide appropriate accommodation for all guests.


We do not allow pets in the house or lodges although we can accommodate guide dogs. Campers can bring dogs but must stay on a dog friendly pitch.


Full board includes; cooked breakfast, hot lunch with salad and a hot meal in the evening everyday. Other catering options are available.

Dining Room

This seats up to 109 guests at a time.

Sitting Room

There is a large drawing room on the ground floor and a smaller leaders lounge situated next to it. The middle floor also has a small lounge area.

TV and Music Facilities

We have a large plasma TV with DVD player and most facilities are available on request.

Games Room

For House guests there is a pool table and football table. Outside there is a large chess, draughts and chequers board for everyone to enjoy.

Heating and Open Fires

The house is heated and log fires are available in the Drawing Room and lounge. You can hire out the campfire area for large groups in the evenining.


We have varying sized bedrooms in 3 areas of the house, allowing a male and female divide if required. Some are dormitory style, some are twin.


Bedding is provided in the main house and lodges. Guests should provide their own towels.


There are showers, toilets and disabled facilities on every floor of the house and bathrooms and wet rooms for accessibility in the Lodges.

Children's Facilities

We cater for all children and young people with various outdoor activities and programmes available to support their development or just for fun.


Toilet and shower blocks are located around the site with accessible facilities, BBQ's available, outdoor dining areas, play area, bike hire and shop.

Swimming Pool

There is no pool.


Parking is available at various location around the site depending if you are staying in the main house, camping or have booked one of the lodges.


Smoking is prohibited in the House and Lodges, however there is an allocated smoking area outside the House.

Booking Information

Please visit our website for our price list.

Show Availability

Find the availability for each of our units.

Main House
Avon Lodge
Black Firs Lodge
Whitefield Lodge
6 Berth Lodges x 3

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Please contact the owner for availability dates


We are situated in the New Forest, just outside Bransgore.

  • Bransgore.
  • Brockenhurst.
  • Bransgore is the nearest town.
  • Our Reception shop stocks some basic essentials but the nearest shop is a co-op store in Bransgore. The nearest supermarket is in Christchurch, approx 15 min drive.
  • Bransgore, only half a mile away.
  • Bournemouth.

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This venue is available for Youth & School Trips

Activity -Cycling
Grade I listed house with dormitory accommodation (Sleeps 110)

Youth & School Trips

Avon Tyrrell in the New Forest provides outdoor learning and development days and residential programmes through a range of adventure and environmental activities linked to the National Curriculum.


Please contact the owner for availability dates

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