Things to do at Blackwood Forest, Hampshire

Things to do at Blackwood Forest, Hampshire

Choose from our selection of extras and activities to create your perfect holiday

Forest Holidays

Explore Hampshire with a range of extras and activities

Choose from our selection of extras and activities to create your perfect holiday. Whether it’s the laid-back indulgence of an in-cabin spa treatment or a journey of discovery through the forest with the our Forest Ranger, make your holiday special.

Join us in the Forest Retreat for our Forest Quiz

Are forests your forte? Sports your special subject? Fancy yourself as a wildlife wizard… or pop master? Then come along to our Forest Quiz! Grab a drink, choose your team name and put your knowledge to the test for a chance to win. Join us every Wednesday and Saturday in the Forest Retreat from 4pm. It’s free and everyone’s welcome - with special rounds for kids!  

Exclusive online offer you don’t want to miss this!

Exclusive online offer you don’t want to miss this!

Pre-book bikes for your full break this winter and save up to 30%

Fancy exploring the Great British countryside? Looking for off-the-beaten-track adventures? All you need to do is pre-book in my account. 

Available to pre-book on breaks from 7 Nov 2023 - 25 Feb 2024.

Wander our winter lights

Experience a one-of-a-kind mini trail at Blackwood Forest. Take a wintery walk through a small spot of flickering forest, alight with twinkling lights and woodland animals. Under the moonlit sky, there’s no better place to find your #ForestFeeling.

Then head back to your cabin and kick back with delicious drinks packages, tasty takeaways, and a movie marathon queued up.

Available: From 3 November 2023 - 29 February 2024.

The lights will be on over a couple of nights during each break. No booking is required - just ask at the Forest Retreat for the latest timings.

Easily add our amazing extras before your stay. Just log in to your account or call us on 03330 110 495.

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Winter Warmers

Pre-book and save up to 15%

Top the Winter Lights with a tasty treat! Try our posh dog meal combo, hot waffles with ice cream and yummy hot chocolate specials. 

End the evening with your mini-feast in the Forest Retreat, or grab and go for a meal under the stars. 


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Forest Nature Trail
From £7.95
Forest Nature Trail

Forest Fizz and Scones
Perfect for two
Forest Fizz and Scones

Forest Ranger activities in Blackwood Forest

Spend some time with our resident Forest Ranger Alison and learn the secrets of Blackwood Forest. 

Activities on offer:

Forest Survival | Wednesday and Saturday
Mini Forest Rangers | Saturday
Nature Tots | Tuesday and Sunday
Wildlife Wonders | Wednesday and Sunday
Nocturnal Adventure | Sept - May | Wednesday and Saturday PM 

Log in to your account to pre-book ranger activities before your stay.

Foam Clay and Pottery Painting

Indoor activity for the whole family

Head to the Forest Retreat and discover your creative side. Choose from a selection of our favourite woodland animals and experiment with spongy foam clay or paint a masterpiece to take away that same day.

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Small Bisque - Foam or Paint | £6.95
Medium Bisque - Foam or Paint | £10.95
Large Bisque - Foam or Paint | £13.95

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Save 10% on your Go Ape experience when you stay with us.

Take a trip with the whole tribe, packed full of adventure!

Look out for our emails with offers and activities to book before your stay – they'll include your unique discount code.


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Activities at Blackwood Forest

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Things to do at Blackwood Forest

  • Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Pre-book and personalise your stay

    Put together your own break with our extras and activities. Whether it’s the convenience of cycle hire to save loading up your bikes or a relaxing reward such as movie night treats, you can bring together all the elements that make your holiday special to you.

  • Explore the Hampshire countryside on two wheels

    Explore the Hampshire countryside on two wheels

    Hampshire is perfect for a cycling holiday. with plenty of stopping off places for picnics or pub lunches. From routes around the cathedral city of Winchester to National Cycle Routes that take you down to the south coast.

  • Discover Hampshire on-foot

    Discover Hampshire on-foot

    Hiking holiday? Explore the Hampshire countryside on riverside and forest walks; hike across the downs and stop off at quaint village pubs; climb hills and walk along chalkland ridges for fabulous views all the way down to the south coast.

Hampshire holidays at Blackwood Forest

Our location at Blackwood Forest offers spacious cabins with views of the Hampshire countryside. In this beautiful setting, rediscover your sense of calm, rekindle your love of adventure and learn about the natural world. Book your forest break today and escape to the great outdoors.

How to add extras to your booking

Don’t miss out. Log in to your account to browse extras and activities and pre-book before your stay. The best way to kickstart your holiday countdown (and get that Forest Feeling before you even arrive).

What is our Premium Wi-Fi & In-Cabin Entertainment Package?

Our In-Cabin Entertainment package is an optional upgrade, bringing premium features to the connected TV in your cabin. With In-Cabin Entertainment you'll have access to high speed Wi-Fi internet, unlimited movies, HD streaming and much more.

You can add In-Cabin Entertainment when booking your cabin, if you have an existing booking call us on 03330 110 495 or Login to My Account.