There are some lovely scenic walks in the area, including the South Downs National Park and the Meon Valley. Petersfield, with its various shops, tea rooms and eateries, is about 8 miles away, and also has a fast train service to London, Portsmouth or Chichester. This is an ideal base for visiting attractions that are suitable for all ages - the cathedral cities of Chichester, Salisbury and Winchester, the New Forest, Beaulieu Motor Museum, Portsmouth or Southampton with ferry trips to the Isle of Wight, shopping retails outlets, waterside dining and mairitme history. Or visit Jane Austen’s House Museum, Gilbert White's House, the Watercress Steam Railway, Butser Ancient Farm, Marwell Zoo with Peppa Pig World, Queen Elizabeth Country Park, Uppark and the Weald and Dowland Museum. Enjoy the Festival Theatre at Chichester, Goodwood and Fontwell races, sailing at Bosham or Chichester harbour, Warsash and Hamble. Beach, 12 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 1/2 miles.