Around the Site

The Glade

Around the Site
Guests are able to enjoy access round several routes from the site these are marked with coloured posts. These paths can be used to access the public lane and onto the pub. Maps will be available together with bird and wild flower reference books to help identify the wildlife you will come across. Several species of  orchids can be found locally. Kites, peregrines, buzzards, 3 species of owl have all been seen in the area.  
Golf & Fishing
Avington Park Golf Course is within 1 mile of  The Glade. A nine hole mature parkland course renowned for the quality of its greens. Guest membership included during your stay, giving a discount on green fees.  Clubs are available to hire.
The famous Avington Trout Lakes are within 1 mile. Excellent fishing in beautiful surroundings.
The Plough Inn in Itchen Abbas. Nearest food and beer - 01962 779191
The Bush Inn in Ovington. Well known Pub on the River Itchen, 1 mile away - 01962 732764
Chestnut Horse in Easton. Good restaurant pub - 01962 779257
Your nearest town is Alresford, an old market town, only 4 miles drive away where you will find several pubs, restaurants and tea rooms. There are 2 supermarkets - Coop or Tesco - plus your local butchers, fishmongers, green grocers and bakery.