La Petite Mer

Self-Catering Accommodation
17 Downton Lane, Downton, Lymington
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3 months ago
Just had a fantastic two night stay at La Petite Mer. Julie and Garry did everything to please, making me feel super welcome. A relaxing stay in a lovely cottage type room, comfortable, clean and full of amenities to make the stay pleasurable. The bathroom was well laid out with an excellent shower and top quality toiletries. Little touches like tea, coffee, milk and biscuits were included, and I also opted for the delicious continental breakfast. Only a short distance away from Milford on Sea and Lymington. Money well spent, and will definitely be returning. Michelle Bambrick
- Paul B

Rural location, 2 person beach house.

Julie & Garry welcome you to their Beach House self-catering unit.  With westerly views, you can soak up the sunset with a glass of wine, enjoying the quiet rural setting of Downton, Hampshire.     

Being close to the New Forest and a couple of minutes car ride to the quintessential English village of Milford on Sea there is plenty to do and see, with many local walks taking in the spectacular views across to the Isle of Wight.  We are also local to Barton on Sea Golf Club which offers stunning views over Christchurch Bay.    

We also offer secure parking and drop off/collection to the cruise terminals in Southampton, please email us for further details.   

You will not be disappointed with what is on offer in the area, 7 miles to the West lies the town of Christchurch, location of the Priory which claims to be the longest Parish church in England and was built in 1094, enjoy a tea in Tuckton tea gardens or venture further West and the wonderful sea-side resort of Bournemouth awaits your discovery, with its funicular railways, Pavilion gardens, promenade and pier.  Whilst venturing East, you will discover the beautiful town of Lymington, and its quayside with cobbled streets and delicious New Forest ice-cream.  Why not have a day out and board the Wight-Link ferry to Yarmouth and enjoy spectacular views of the Solent with a day trip around the Island.  Alternatively, the New Forest has much in store for the tourist, with Exbury Gardens, Beaulieu and its Motor museum offering much in the way of interest.  Further afield, discover Salisbury with its beautiful spired Cathedral, visit the historic Portsmouth Dockyard, or Winchester Cathedral and its walled City, all within 1 hour car ride of your accommodation.  You won’t be bored!    

Our "Beach House" is only a couple of minutes’ walk to the Royal Oak Pub which offers a delightful menu from light bites to a 3 course meal, we have a local Spar shop for any immediate requirements which is situated on Shorefields Holiday Park.   Milford on Sea has a gastronomic selection of restaurants and pubs, plus a fantastic fish and chip shop….enjoy on the sea front!   


We offer independent accommodation (privately owned) suitable for 2 persons (cot available). 

All private facilities, en-suite.  

No smoking inside.

Fully equipped kitchen which comprises microwave/electric oven, electric hob, washing machine, fridge with small freezer compartment and kitchen essentials.  En-suite offers an electric shower, wash basin and toilet. 

In-room safe.

One double bed (cot if required).  Table and two chairs.  

Continental breakfast can be arranged on request at an extra surcharge of £4.00 per person.   

Complimentary tea, coffee and milk.   

All bed linen, towels etc provided. Hairdryer.  Complimentary toiletries.    

Outside patio offering patio set and bbq, washing line.   

Parking on site (private driveway).   

Change over day is Friday if booking a week.  Check in from 2pm, check out 10am.
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17 Downton Lane
SO41 0LG
United Kingdom
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