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The Best of Hampshire Travel Guide

Honest Recommendations & Hidden Gems

A beautiful, curated Hampshire travel guide to the best places to eat, drink & visit throughout Hampshire with professional photography & impartial reviews.

Duke of Wellington, Southampton

The Duke of Wellington is a beautiful and historic pub believed to have first begun trading as a public house in 1494. The timbered building was however reportedly built... Read more →

No.5 Bridge Street, Winchester

No.5 Bridge Street is a stylish, fresh and modern bar in Winchester. This wonderful place boasts beautiful interiors and great food... Read more →

The Dancing Man Brewery, Southampton

The Dancing Man Brewery was founded by three friends in 2012 in the disused kitchen of The Platform Tavern pub, in Southampton. Their idea was to “replace corporate bre... Read more →

The Still & West, Old Portsmouth

The Still & West is a Grade II listed pub in Old Portsmouth. It’s located against the waters edge and has grand views over the Solent with plenty of water transport to... Read more →

The Mayflower, Lymington

The Mayflower is located in the pretty Georgian Market town of Lymington with its cobbled streets and seaside walks. The theme of this pub is very much nautical with coas... Read more →

The Huntsman, Brockenhurst

The Huntsman is located in the heart of the New Forest in Brockenhurst, a village which is often quoted as one of the best places to live in Britain. The pub was extensi... Read more →

Vinyl Matters, Petersfield

Vinyl Matters is an independent record shop with style. Located in Petersfield, you could easily spend an hour or two browsing the wonderful selection of second hand viny... Read more →

The Natural Apothecary, Petersfield

Stylish and charming, The Natural Apothecary is a health food store & cafe located in Petersfield. The place mixes both healthy food and a relaxed comfortable atmosphere.... Read more →

The Long Barn, Alresford

The Long Barn is a lavender farm and distillery that has also branched out and opened a cafe & food store. This establishment has a lot to offer and would make an excelle... Read more →

The Bell Inn, Alresford

The Bell Inn is a welcoming family run pub that is located in the Georgian market town of Alresford. This pub boasts great food & drink along with a warm atmosphere. ... Read more →

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The Best of Isle of Wight & Hampshire Travel Guide

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The Best of Isle of Wight & Hampshire is an essential travel companion containing hundreds of hand picked recommendations and including our own unique photography. Over 150 pages of lovingly curated places to eat, drink and visit throughout Isle of Wight & Hampshire, each one carefully selected by a member of the Best of England team.

A unique, beautiful and impartial travel guide to Isle of Wight & Hampshire with hundreds of glossy photos to inspire you to get out and discover this beautiful region of England.

Chapters include:

  • Pubs & Restaurants
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  • Shops & Museums
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Ryde, Sandown, Ventnor, Shanklin, Cowes, Winchester, Petersfield, Newport, Bembridge, Alresford

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