Our Bench - New Forest Accessible Accommodation

Three Accessible Self Catering Cottages in Lymington

wheelchair friendly - level access - spring offers

Our Bench offer family and wheelchair accessible self catering holiday accommodation in Lymington on the edge of the New Forest National Park. We have three purpose built cottages available, all with level access, ground floor accommodation, accessible wet rooms with space for lateral transfers, kitchens which have built in accessible areas and comfortable home from home furnishings. We are able to accommodate between 2 and 5 guests.

All cottages have electric specialist beds, a riser recliner chair, central heating, off road parking and free Wifi as standard.
New for 2019 - Ceiling Hoist now available in Bench Cottage and Garden Bench
Online Booking Now Available
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Purposely designed for guests with additional needs, yet homely and welcoming to everyone.

Our self catering cottages are situated on the outskirts of Lymington. We are an ideal base for the New Forest, the South Coast, Hampshire and Dorset. Fantastic day trips to the Isle of Wight, Portsmouth, Southampton, Salisbury, Bournemouth and Winchester. There are lots of places to visit nearby from theme parks to ornamental gardens, crazy golf to museums and we are delighted to share some ideas with you in our explore section.

"Best Accessible Accommodation Award" by Disabled Motoring UK
"The recommended destination for guests with Mobility Difficulties" by the Mail on Sunday

Wheelchair Access

wheelchair friendly accommodation

Hoist and Profiling Beds

Celing hoists and profiling beds

Hoist and Profiling Beds

families & carers welcome

Discover our Three Accessible Holiday Cottages

Bench Cottage

Bench Cottage

  • Sleeps up for 4
  • Profiling bed and head and foot riser beds both accessible by ceiling hoist
  • Second twin bedroom with electric beds
  • Accessible Wet Room
  • Shower chair available
Little Bench

Little Bench

  • Sleeps up for 2
  • King or twin with head and foot riser beds
  • Riser Recliner Chair
  • Adjacent to Bench Cottage - ideal for carers or additional family members
  • Level access throughout
Garden Bench

Garden Bench

  • Sleeps up for 5
  • Profiling bed with discrete ceiling hoist
  • King or twin bedroom with head and foot riser beds.
  • Private secure garden with a lovely sunny patio
  • Traditional woodburner for winter breaks

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Current Special Offers

Accessible New Forest Holidays

Winter Morning in the New Forest

Now is a great time to see the New Forest Deer, and then head back to Garden Bench for an afternoon by the wood burning stove. Weekend and Monday to Friday breaks are available up to the end of March!
For more ideas of places to visit check out our photo gallery of ideas.

Explore Lymington & the New Forest National Park

Situated just two miles from the Georgian Yachting Town of Lymington and surrounded by the New Forest National Park. We are located in the village of Pennington, our cottages are on a bus route, just two miles from the nearest train station, backing onto open fields yet just five minutes walk to the nearest shop where you can purchase your morning paper, freshly baked bread, fruit, vegetables and milk.

We have collated a selection of information about the local area - including details of our favorite walks, attractions, pubs and cafes and details of some of the local "changing places" facilities to help make your stay more enjoyable. Discover more about Lymington, the New Forest and possible Day Trip ideas! We have also put together a photograph gallery of inspiration ideas. We also share details of local events on our facebook page.

Book by Cheque or BACS

We know not everyone can secure their booking immediately by credit card, so if you would like to pay your deposit by BACS or cheque then please complete the enquiry form below with your preferred cottage and dates and we will email you with alternative payment methods and hold your booking for 7 days whilst waiting to receive payment. This is ideal if your holiday is being paid for by a third party souce such as a care home, a social worker, carers, a holiday agency etc.