If a spot of retail therapy is required at any point during your stay, no problem. Whether it’s independent local outlets for that unique gift or serious shopping at the biggest high street names, a short drive and it’s in the bag.


Christchurch town centre, with its picturesque historic Priory Quarter and riverside walks, offers many interesting specialist shops to browse. Don’t miss a visit to a tea room for a delicious Dorset cream tea.

Castlepoint – Bournemouth

Castlepoint Shopping Park is a brilliant place for all the big names and brands, conveniently situated on the edge of Bournemouth with everything from fashion to DIY stores under one roof.

Lymington High Street

A beautiful, Georgian market town, Lymington is situated on the southern edge of the New Forest. Renowned as a sailing resort, the town features two large marinas and a picturesque centre with many interesting shops to browse.

West Quay – Southampton

Located in the heart of Southampton city centre, West Quay boasts over 90 major stores spread over three shopping levels.

East Close Country House Hotel

Eastclose Country Hotel  Lyndhurst Road  Hinton  Christchurch  Dorset  BH23 7EF
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Conqueror Inn