New Forest Wildlife Park

New Forest Wildlife Park Great owls

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£13.50 per ticket
Child 3 -16 years£10.25 per ticket
Family (2 adults 2 children or 1 adult 3 children)£40.50 per ticket
Senior (over 60)£12.50 per ticket

Coach parties are welcome but must pre-book.

Opening Times

Park Opening Times (1 Apr 2020 - 31 Dec 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:30*

* We are open every day except December 25th and 26th.

Winter times 10:00 - dusk.

Last advised entry 1.5 hours before closing.

New Forest Tour Bus will run from 29th March 2021 - 12th September 2021

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change
Deerleap Lane
Longdown
Nr Ashurst
Southampton
Hampshire
SO40 4UH
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      756
    • Very Good
      380
    • Average
      142
    • Poor
      66
    • Terrible
      49

    Recent Reviews:

    • markbG7499MB
      Guernsey, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      A Hidden Gem
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 29th June 2021
      A hidden gem that we only discovered on last day of stay. It is absolutely terrific and great to get up close to so many animals and birds. The on-site cafe was very nice. Plenty of parking and good... Read full review
    • Sian P
      Southampton, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Lovely afternoon out :)
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 30th June 2021
      Came here with my nephew as he adores Wolves. We had such a lovely time seeing the otters, owls, fox, badger etc we loved the deer and that they are very friendly. Such a lovely place set in the... Read full review
    • nomis5
      banbury
      Few animals are out to see, those that are you feel sorry for
      2 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 7th July 2021
      There are meant to be lots of animals to see at this park but most are nocturnal and asleep well away from view. The owls look distraught being in too small cages and the wolves look severely... Read full review

    Awards

    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
    • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    We are located 7 kms from Southampton Just off the M271/A35 Southampton to Lyndhurst Road. Follow the brown tourist signs.

    Please put our address into your sat nav as using the postcode only may take you on a less direct route.

    We are situated off the A35 between Southampton and Lyndhurst.

    From the motorway system leave the M27 at Junction 3 onto M271 to Southampton and the Docks. Turn right at the end of the short M271 onto the A35 in the direction of Lyndhurst. Follow A35 for about 1.5 miles and look for brown tourist to New Forest Wildlife Park signs directing left into Deerleap Lane.

    From Lyndhurst follow A35 towards Southampton. After Ashurst village turn right into Deerleap Lane following brown tourist signs to New Forest Wildlife Park. Continue past Dairy Farm to New Forest Wildlife Park on the left.

    Public Transport Directions

    Train

    Totton rail station is approx 55 minute walk to New Forest Wildlife Park. There is a taxi rank at station.

    Ashurst rail station( approx 2miles) trains from London and Poole arrive at 40mins past the hour in both directions. On arrival at Ashurst there's choice of easy ways to reach us. www.nationalrail.co.uk  Taxi - for an easy life from Ashurst a taxi costs approx £7 to £8. Book a taxi on 023 8029 3399 or contact us for more assistance.

    Bus

    The Bluestar 6 bus runs between Southampton and Lymington stopping at Ashurst - hourly Monday to Saturday and 2 hourly on Sunday. www.bluestar.co.uk

    Bus and train travel - walk from Ashurst

    Blue Star No 6. Exit train station cross A35 to No 6 the bus stop. Take No 6 to the next stop on the A35 get off at the small supermarket and stay on this road. Walk until you come to brown signs directing you right into Deerleap Lane. Deerleap Lane is a country lane without pavements.

    New Forest Tour Bus - 2019

    Hop on the New Forest Tour to the New Forest Wildlife Park this summer. The open top’s Red Route runs a circular, hourly, seven days a week route to the Wildlife Park from  July 8th 2019 to  September 8th 2019. You can catch it from Ashurst, Lyndhurst, Burley, Ringwood or Fordingbridge or link up via the blue or green routes from Brockenhurst, Lymington, Hythe and New Milton. Book online for 10% off your Tour ticket at www.thenewforesttour.info

    Please note the last bus of the day from NFWP is 16.49pm.

    Show your valid New Forest Tour bus ticket for a 20% discount off entry to New Forest Wildlife Park.

    Cycle

    We are lucky enough to be next to the Forest cycle network.

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