Important notice

River Hamble Country Park is open and refreshments will be available at weekends and during school holidays.

Normal hours and parking fees apply. Please note the car park payment system has been upgraded and now accepts card payments only.

Our smaller BBQs will be available from 19 April. Find out more and make your booking BBQs | Hampshire County Council (

If you are planning to visit us, check Government guidance to understand the latest COVID-19 advice. A reminder that social distancing rules will still apply if you are meeting up with anyone outside your household or support bubble, even if you have had the vaccine.

Please continue to check our Facebook pages for the latest updates.

Opening times

8:30am to 5pm (November to February)

March to April: 8:30am to 7:30pm 
May to August: 8:30am to 8:30pm 
September to October: 8:30am to 7:30pm

Parking charges

October to March
Up to 1 hour £2.00 
Up to 2 hours £3.50
Up to 4 hours £4.50 
Full day £5

More about parking

Where we are

We are half a mile from Junction 8 off the M27, between Portsmouth and Southampton.

 Get directions to Queen Elizabeth Country Park

manor farm While you're visiting River Hamble Country Park, why not take some time to explore Manor Farm? There's plenty for the whole family to enjoy!

Find out more about Manor Farm today!

Volunteer with us 

Volunteers make a real difference and each opportunity provides its own experience:

  • develop new skills and experience
  • enhance your CV
  • meet new people
  • make a difference to other people’s lives
  • keep services running in your community

Find out more about volunteering