Looking for a hotel near Peppa Pig World? We’ve got you covered.
If you’ve got a little Peppa Pig fan in your family (let’s face it, lots of us do!) then there’s nowhere better to take them for a magical experience than Peppa Pig World, in the heart of the New Forest at the popular family destination, Paultons Park.
Why not make a proper trip out of it and stay at one of the dozens of hotels in the area while you’re there? It’s an easy way to relax and take a load off after a busy day running around a theme park.
We’ve compiled the best family-friendly hotels and self-catering accommodation options with a range of luxury creature comforts that are only a short drive from Peppa Pig World.
Let us know which one you decide to stay at!
- What’s On At Peppa Pig World?
- Best Hotels Near Peppa Pig World
- Our Thoughts on Peppa Pig World Breaks
What’s On At Peppa Pig World?
Peppa Pig World is a self-contained, separate area located in the Paultons Park theme park, nestled in 140 acres of lush woodland on the edge of the New Forest.
Its convenient location within another theme park will put any worries you have about bringing bigger kids along on your trip, as the entirety of Paultons Park offers no less than 70 different attractions, such as The Lost Kingdom, which is populated by 27 life-size animatronic dinosaurs.
But for the little ones who can’t wait to see Peppa, George, and friends, the beautifully designed Peppa Pig World will keep them smiling all day. Designed to feel like you’re stepping into the cartoon, this immersive experience is full of statues of every Peppa character your kids could hope to see in a fully realised cartoon neighbourhood with immaculately trimmed lawns.
There are seven themed rides in Peppa Pig World, where you can glide through the sky on Peppa Pig’s Balloon Ride, take a mellow cruise on Grandpa Pig’s Boat Trip or go dino spotting on George’s Dinosaur Adventure.
The fact that it’s just a short walk from the rest of Paultons Park means that you can get plenty of variety on your trip and keep all the family entertained.
Bear in mind that the queues always die down in the mid-afternoon when other tired toddlers give up for the day!
Best Hotels Near Peppa Pig World
You’ve decided you’re taking a family break to Paultons Park, but now you need to decide where to stay; well, let’s dive into our list of the best hotels near Paultons Park and have a look at your options.
1. Bartley Lodge Hotel
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 3.9 miles
A short 10-minute drive from Paultons Park, Bartley Lodge Hotel is a beautiful Grade II listed building surrounded by eight acres of private grounds.
The countryside atmosphere of this hotel is overpowering, offering a perfect getaway from the bustle of a busy day as you relax by the fire in their communal lounge space or enjoy a meal in their country kitchen where the food is prepared with the finest produce. Al fresco dining on their manicured lawn, if the weather permits, is a must.
All the en-suite rooms have been individually designed, and many have full-sized full-sized deep baths for a well-earned soak. Whether you choose a single suite or grand deluxe family rooms, which have double beds, you’ll find them dressed in luxury linen, offering a perfect space for you and the kids to chuck yourselves on after a busy day at Peppa Pig World.
2. Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 20 miles
Located a little further from Paultons Park in Lymington, but just walking distance from the twinkling waters of the picturesque Solent coast and on the grounds of the New Forest, Macdonald Elmers Court offers four-star luxuries in a historic stately home environment.
Choose from a range of standard, deluxe and super deluxe rooms, all of which come with free wifi. Their deluxe family rooms sleep two adults and two children in plush comfort, or if you want flexibility, you can enjoy self-catering in one of their several 1, 2 and 4-bedroom apartments, which benefit from a private balcony and patio or lawn view to the private green.
Take advantage of their luxury spa facilities, blow off some steam in their high-tech fitness centre or fool around in the indoor or outdoor pool.
The central location puts you a short distance from the attractions of Southampton and Bournemouth, offering a big variety of activities alongside Paultons Park, such as the National Motor Museum.
3. Forest Lodge Hotel
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 5.6 miles
Another classic heritage building, the Forest Lodge Hotel, is a cute boutique hotel and former dower house located just a few minutes from Lyndhurst, the market town capital of the New Forest, where you’ll find a selection of charming boutique shops on the high street a minutes walk away.
Their family rooms offer a blend of stylish contemporary furnishings with historic charm; this is a fantastic choice for families. Every room features free wifi, flat-screen tv, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary toiletries.
Enjoy cooked-to-order breakfasts at the 1820 Brasserie Grill or locally sourced aged steaks, or unwind in the large indoor swimming pool at the end of a busy day of Peppa Pig-themed fun.
4. Blackwood Forest
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 26.2 miles
Choose from one of 60 self-catering cabins deep in the heart of Hampshire’s Blackwood Forest.
This beautiful 270-hectare plot of land is sheltered by a canopy of beech trees and carpeted with native bluebells offering an idyllic getaway only a 35-minute drive from Paultons Park and 5 minutes from Basingstoke centre.
The private lodges have 1-5 bedroom options and can sleep up to 10 guests, offering plenty of flexibility, and that’s not to mention the private hot tub that comes as standard with each lodge. Some include a gas barbecue, outdoor cooking areas and log burning stoves.
There are plenty of activities to keep you busy on-site, like wine tasting, a trek through South Downs National Park, archery and air rifle sessions and an oversized outdoor play area. Blackwood Forest is a perfect choice if you want to blend a wilderness getaway with your kids’ Peppa Pig adventures.
5. Chewton Glen Hotel
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 19.2 miles
If you’re looking to treat yourself, come on, you deserve it, then look no further than the 5-star luxury of Chewton Glen. Set on 130 acres, this 18th century country home borders the New Forest and the Solent coast, capturing the beauty of both environments.
Choose from an array of family rooms and suites; all decked out in luxurious furnishings with plenty of space and free wifi as standard. Enjoy views over the croquet lawns in one of their decadent triple rooms, select one with a private hot tub or choose the coach house suite spread out over two floors
You and the kids can even enjoy a getaway in one of their incredible tree houses that offer a magic blend of cutting-edge creature comforts with magical escapism.
In your downtime, take advantage of the award-winning spa or unwind while the kids fool around by the patioed outdoor swimming pool. Enjoy an award-winning evening meal and afternoon tea at The Dining Room or a laidback lunch experience in The Kitchen, where chef James Martin has curated both menus with produce all sourced from less than 100 miles away.
As luxury hotels near Peppa Pig World go, you won’t find any better than Chewton Glen.
6. Woodlands Lodge Hotel
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 5.6 miles
Three acres of private gardens surround this country hotel in the heart of the New Forest that offers all the convenience of being a short 15-minute drive from Southampton city centre and the retail therapy of the West Quay shopping centre.
The 17 standard bedrooms include plush king-size beds, tea and coffee-making facilities and free wi-fi. If you want to keep the family together, choose from one of 3 luxury suites.
The deluxe family suite can sleep up to 6, while the standard family suite has plenty of space for up to 4 family members. They can even accommodate your dog for a small £10 surcharge.
Having the New Forest in the immediate walking distance provides an unbeatable opportunity to zen yourself in the tranquil woods on a walk or bike ride before or after a busy day of fun at Paultons Park.
7. Shorefield Country Park
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 18.5 miles
Situated on the New Forest coast, Shorefield Country Park is a comprehensive self-catering holiday complex that provides a perfect spot for your Peppa Pig World plans as well as being a great base for taking in all that this part of the country has to offer.
Their variety of accommodation options cater for all family sizes and include a range of pet-friendly options, all decorated in light, airy colours that capture the relaxed seaside vibes and come equipped with free wi-fi. Choose from smaller caravan lodges, larger select lodges, two full-sized houses and unique treehouse getaways suitable for all budgets.
Unwind at the large indoor swimming pool and outdoor swimming pool, which is open from 29th May-5th September, while your kids enjoy the large outdoor children’s play area. Enjoy the free guest entertainment program in the evening, including cabaret acts, bingo and game shows, and a nightly disco.
The open space, range of activities and facilities at Shorefield make it a fantastic and fun springboard for your Peppa Pig holiday.
8. Holiday Inn Southampton
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 9.8 miles
Perfect if you’re on a budget, this centrally located Holiday Inn offers free parking and is a stone’s throw from Southampton Central train station and Southampton airport, and is only a 20-minute drive from Peppa Pig World.
A range of 133 rooms provides flexibility with single, double and twin room options, many of which offer fantastic views over the Solent Coast, and all include free wifi.
Stock up on calories at the daily breakfast for a small fee before a busy day out enjoying Paulstons Park or the many activities located in the surrounding city centre area or the nearby tranquillity and walking trails of the New Forest.
9. Oakdene Forest Park
Distance to Peppa Pig World – 17.7 miles
Located on the edge of the Hurn and Avon Forest, this woodland getaway is within minutes of 55 acres of woodland, gentle river meadows, and moments from Dorset’s sandy beaches.
Accommodation suits every desire, whether you want a luxury caravan with 2-3 bedrooms or a wooden lodge with a private hot tub, all of which are regularly updated to provide all the mod-cons you’d expect. Pets can also be brought along for free on all bookings made before July 10th.
You won’t need to venture far from the park grounds to find something to do as Oakdene is stacked with onsite activities, including an indoor swimming pool with a log flume as well as an outdoor heated pool, which is open between May 27th-4th September, a fully equipped fitness suite, an arcade and a large playing field. There’s even an onsite supermarket to keep the essentials stocked.
Our Thoughts on Peppa Pig World Breaks
Peppa Pig World could not be more conveniently located if you’re looking for a fantastic weekend or extended mini-break for you and your little ones.
The popularity of this spot with families looking to get away from it all means that finding a hotel that’s right for your budget and family will leave you spoiled for choice
Paultons Park itself is full of enough attractions to keep the kids, and you, occupied for days. Still, the surrounding New Forest and range of activities in the surrounding area of the hotel complex you decide on will have your head spinning with what activity to take on next!
Come in the summer and enjoy on-site leisure activities and gentle strolls through the New Forest, all while making your little one’s Peppa Pig dreams a reality!
Looking for more UK getaway ideas? Be sure to visit our list of the UK’s best toddler friendly hotels.