A luxury forest getaway

Open in spring 2013, our Blackwood Forest location in Hampshire offers the chance to holiday in one of 60 luxury woodland cabins, hidden deep in a 270 hectare beech forest. Leave the world behind as you pass beneath the towering Blackwood Forest beeches and enjoy the unique Forest Holidays blend of nature’s wonder and life’s little luxuries.  


Luxury accommodation beneath the trees

Built in harmony with their woodland surroundings and furnished with every comfort imaginable, our Blackwood Forest cabins will delight you. Choose from a range of brand new luxury woodland cabins, including, new for Blackwood Forest, the Golden Oak Hideaway.

Exclusive Offers

Great savings, especially for you

Summer 2017: Early booking rewards
Book your 2017 June, July or August summer break today! Save 10%, with low deposit and free in-cabin entertainment package! Book with promo code EARLYSUMMER17
Forest Holidays Gift Vouchers
Whether you're saying "Happy Birthday", "Merry Christmas", "Congratulations", or "Thank You" - a Forest Holidays Gift Voucher is perfect for each and every occasion. Now available online!


On hand to make your holiday truly memorable

Your friendly reception team at the Forest Retreat are on hand to answer questions, offer holiday ideas and advice, and book activities for you. Your Forest Ranger, who is also based at the Forest Retreat, will teach you the secrets of the forest and its inhabitants. The whole team at Blackwood Forest are focused on making sure that you enjoy an extraordinary holiday.


Your on-site activity hub

At the heart of our Blackwood Forest location is the Forest Retreat; the hub where you can meet our friendly team, who will to help you get the most out of your Forest Holiday.

The Forest Retreat received a big makeover in May 2015 giving it an exciting, fresh new look. A new menu has also been introduced which includes some of our classic favourites as well as lots of new culinary delights.  

Your Forest Ranger at Blackwood Forest

Take part in exciting activities with your expert of the forest

Blackwood Forest is home to our Forest Ranger, David. Having worked with conservation groups and as a lifetime Scout, David is an expert of all things wildlife and nature! Accompanying you on your Forest Ranger activities, David will show you all the hidden workings of the forest!

Exciting projects:
David created and managed a woodland, meadow and pond for his local school!

Rarest wildlife sighting:
Bear cub

Forest adventures with Gail

Take part in exciting activities with your forest expert

You'll also find Gail at Blackwood Forest. Gail has a degree in countryside management and is a keen conservationist, with lots of experience in surveying wildlife. 

Gail's favourite adventures:
Tank driving, sky diving and white water rafting (anything adrenaline fuelled!)

Favourite British animal:

Our awards

Award-winning accommodation at Blackwood Forest

Tripadvisor Excellence Award 2016
Presented to establishments that achieve consistently outstanding traveller reviews on Tripadvisor, with only the top 10% of businesses listed on Tripadvisor receive the prestigious award.
Green Tourism: Silver
A strong commitment to going green shared with both staff and customers. Extensive use of ethical and local sourcing and is working to green its whole supply chain.
Tripadvisor GreenLeaders: Silver
A qualified GreenLeader location with commitment to reducing environmental impact and increasing green practises.