Destination Old Thorns

Ready for a night away? Or maybe two, or three….

Whether you have been working flat out, home schooling and entertaining the kids, had your holiday plans scrapped or simply fed up of your own four walls – there are a million and one reasons why you might want to escape for a night away right now.

But with the threat of Covid-19 still very much among us, the team at Old Thorns know that when you are feeling ready to travel, you want to stay somewhere you can relax and enjoy – confidence, flexibility and safety are absolutely key.

So we’d like to invite you to our slice of the countryside – 400 acres in fact. We have spacious rooms and breath-taking modern apartments, plenty of space to enjoy a meal and perhaps a drink or two, and free Wi-Fi throughout the resort. Plus we’ve implemented safety measures to make you feel at ease for the duration of your stay.

The great outdoors

Located just to the north of the South Downs Way, Old Thorns is surrounded by glorious woodlands and countryside. If you’re the active type then you’ll enjoy the wide selection of local walking and cycling trails.

Woodland walks

Explore some of our favourite routes for walking and cycling nearby.

Autumn adventures...

Alice Holt Forest

The idillic woodland setting for walking, cycling, picnics and BBQ's. Thrill seekers may also enjoy the GoApe tree top adventure course.

Durleighmarsh
Farm

Durleighmarsh Farm is renowned for it’s pick your own farm, nestled in the beautiful Hampshire countryside.

South Downs National Park

Rolling hills, glorious heathland, river valleys, ancient woodland, thriving villages and market towns. Discover what the South Downs National Park has to offer.

Accommodation for all

Whether you’d prefer self-catering at its finest or a classic hotel stay, the choice of accommodation at Old Thorns offers something for everyone.

Accommodation for all

Whether you’d prefer self-catering at its finest or a classic hotel stay, the choice of accommodation at Old Thorns offers something for everyone.

Superior Hotel Room

Sleeps up to 2 people.
  • Twin or double bed
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Flat screen TV
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Free Wi-fi

2 Bedroom Apartment

Sleeps up to 4 people.
  • Spacious and modern
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Open-plan living/dining area
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Free Wi-Fi

Penthouse Apartment

Sleeps up to 6 guests.
  • 2-storey accommodation
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Open plan living/dining area
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • TVs in each bedroom
  • Free Wi-Fi

Eco Glamping Pod

Sleeps up to 2 people.
  • Twin or double bed
  • Flat screen TV
  • Towels provided
  • Tea and coffee facilities

NOTE: The pods do not have toilets in them. A toilet and shower block is situated in the pod site.

Relax and socialise

After a long day exploring wind down with a relaxing swim in our 20-metre swimming pool.
*Booking required. Wellness facilities are subject to government guidelines. Find out more here...

Relax and socialise

After a long day exploring wind down with a relaxing swim in our 20-metre swimming pool.
*Booking required. Wellness facilities are subject to government guidelines. Find out more here...

The Sports Bar

For a more relaxed eating and drinking environment with a sporting theme, the popular Sports Bar at Old Thorns is a winner for families and friends.

Food and drink

Whether you fancy a bite to eat or an evening meal, our chefs will be conjuring up a range of culinary delights for you to enjoy – from classic pub favourites to daily specials.