For a cottage holiday where you can discover some of England’s finest historical sites on days out at the nearby UNESCO heritage site of Stonehenge and the fascinating historical city of Winchester, plus spend enjoyable times exploring beautiful unspoilt countryside in the nearby North Wessex Downs or the South Downs National Park, a stay within the bustling market town of Andover could be just perfect.
Hints and Tips on Cottage Holidays in Andover
• Andover is located just south of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, for those who enjoy walking, cycling, horse riding, wildlife watching and photography, this is area with its woodlands, downlands and countryside is a joy to discover.
• More stunning countryside is on offer at the South Downs National Park around half an hour’s drive away, this is another wonderful area where you can enjoy an assortment of outdoor activities.
• Stonehenge is one of the UK’s best known historical sites and definitely one of the most mystical. This impressive stone circle is only 17 miles from Andover and has to be seen to be believed.
• More fascinating English history, again with a touch of magic and mystery can be found at the historical city of Winchester which is just 17 miles from Andover. Winchester is brimful with splendid historical buildings and is associated with the legends of the Knights of the Round Table.
For a self-catering holiday where you can enjoy discovering some of England’s most magical historical sites along with some of the country’s finest countryside, a stay in Andover has plenty to recommend it. Whether you need to find a family-friendly dogs welcome holiday cottage or a romantic retreat for two, we hope find the right place to stay in or near Andover for you.
Book a Andover cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Hampshire on holiday.