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A place to play, picnic, relax and explore the riverside woodland

River Hamble Country Park

Opening hours

The park opens daily at 8.30am

Closing time varies with the season: 

  • 1 March to 30 April 7.30pm
  • 1 May to 31 August 8.30pm
  • 1 September to 31 October 7.30pm
  • 1 November to 28 February 5pm

Parking

Entry is free but parking charges apply at all times

Up to 1 hour £1.80 
All day £4

Car park pass - £35 for 12 months

Address

Pylands Lane
Bursledon

Near Southampton
SO31 1BH


Dogs

Dogs are welcome in the park. There is also an enclosed dog exercise field.

Accessibility

A network of well-surfaced trails allows easy exploration of the Country Park. 

A number of paths give access to the Country Park for the less mobile visitor, with benches located along the routes. Barnfield offers the best starting point for visitors with wheelchairs and pushchairs. From the tarmac car park, you can follow a trail past the kiosk through the woodland and along the riverside. 

Contact us

Phone: 01489 787055

Email: riverhamblecp@hants.gov.uk

Enjoy the countryside responsibly


Manor Farm Café

  • April to October 10am to 5pm
  • November to March 10am to 4pm
    Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day

More about the café

Barnfield Kiosk

Usually open during the school holidays (weather permitting).

Facilities and activities

Bird watching Cycling Historic interest Walking BBQ Cafe Parking Picnic tables Play area Toilets Visitor centre Dogs allowed Lakes and rivers Woodland Country Park