Gorse Cottage

In the heart of the New Forest
5 Star Self CateringGold Award


If your children enjoy their holiday, it’s likely you will too. As parents ourselves, we do understand that a child-friendly cottage with good equipment helps a great deal, towards this end. We have completely revisited our arrangements for children and try to make the cottage as child friendly as possible. We now offer the following facilities for babies and children:

Lounge has games, puzzles and DVDs

  • High Chair
  • Cot
  • *Bedding for the cot
  • Plastic Cutlery
  • Plastic Plates and mugs
  • *Moses Basket (babies 0-6 months)
  • *Baby Rocker (babies 0-9 months)
  • *Baby Bouncer (babies 2-9 months)
  • *Baby bath (babies 0-12 months)
  • Bottle Steriliser
  • Baby Food Warmer
  • Children’s books
  • Children’s toys (kept in plastic box)
  • Children’s DVD’s (kept with other DVD’s)
  • *Children’s tricycle (1-3 years) 
  • Young child’s toilet seat (18 months – 5 years)
  • Outdoors play house and rocker

*These items with an asterisk are kept away in storage. Please let us know in advance if you require them and the cleaner can get them out of storage.

We also have a number of adult games (Risk, Trivial Pursuits, Uno, Jenga, etc) and jigsaws that older children will also enjoy. Please carefully replace all pieces after their use.