Wetherdown Lodge and Campsite, The Sustainability Centre, Droxford Road, East Meon, Hampshire, GU32 1HR

Call Dan on 01730 823549

Overview

An award winning example of eco-renovation and part of The Sustainability Centre which promotes environmental awareness and low impact living in the heart of the South Downs National Park. Wetherdown Lodge is right on the South Downs Way National Trail and ideal for walkers, cyclists, business away-days and family get-togethers. The Lodge has a fully equipped self-catering kitchen, a communal area, comfortable bedrooms with linen & towels provided, and shared bathrooms/toilets. A 'help yourself' breakfast is included. The centre has large grounds with woodland trails and a café open every day. The campsite has tipis and yurts, secluded woodland pitches and solar showers, offering a peaceful real camping experience. Within 2 miles there are country pubs, local shops and take-aways/deliveries. This accommodation is featured on our map of South of England and South East England and here is its own website.

Details

  • Rooms & Beds:

    38: 10 x 3, 4 x 2
  • Open:

    Hostel and campsite open all year. Yurts closed from Nov to April
  • Price per night:

    See sustainability-centre website.
  • Booking:

    Book online via our website. Groups book by telephone or email.
  • Directions:

    GR 676 189. From A3 take Clanfield turn (brown sign). Turn right after Rising Sun in Clanfield. At top of hill, turn left signed Droxford.
  • Public Transport:

    Trains at Petersfield, 6 miles (£20-25 by taxi). 38 bus to Clanfield, 67 to East Meon, 41 bus to Clanfield from Portsmouth Harbour .
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is in a National Park, is available to individuals, is a Green Business Award Winner and is on the Hostels with Camping map and the dark sky area.

Facilities

cPrivate rooms
rDisabled Access
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
jShowers
[WiFi
8Green Tourism Award: Gold
uWithin 3 miles of NCN

Map

Map showing the location of View Nearby Hostels

Latest Blog about Wetherdown Lodge and Campsite

News & Offers from Wetherdown Lodge and Campsite

Wetherdown Lodge in the heart of the South Downs National Park, a Green Tourism Gold Award winning eco-renovation

August 16th 2019

Whether as a stop-over for those walking the South Downs Way or a venue for families and friends reunions, the Lodge offers simple but comfortable accommodation.

Wetherdown Lodge, once the home of Royal Navy trainees, has been completely renovated and is now model in how to use less energy and cut carbon emissions. The heating and hot water is provided by a biomass boiler, which uses locally sourced wood, whilst the warmth is retained by wool fleece insulation. It has triple glazed windows, solar roof tiles and natural maromoleum flooring.

Wetherdown Lodge is part of the Sustainability Centre which provides courses and events about  environmental awareness and low impact living.

Eco Hostel wetherdown lodge at the sustainability centre
News

Exciting new developments at Wetherdown Lodge this year

February 11th 2019

Work is about to start on the renovation of Wetherdown 2. This will create an extra 16 rooms, some of which will be en suite. This wonderful addition is indeed exciting news.

The hard work and team effort throughout this coming year will mean there is a wider range of accommodation to meet the growing demand. In the meantime the existing accommodation of 38 beds across 14 rooms together with the  tipis and yurts will not be disrupted.

 

 

 

News

Take a last minute break in one of our sustainable, cosy yurts!

September 18th 2018

Our Yurts close for winter, so make the most of these last mild months and have an unforgettable adventure!

However, due to their popularity it is best to book ahead… Imagine a summer like the on just passed, living a sustainable life in the heart of nature! Click here to find out more about our famous yurts!

They’re open from April to November.

Wetherdown Lodge and Campsite - sustainable living - yurts - summer availability
News

Contact Wetherdown Lodge and Campsite

Contact Wetherdown Lodge and Campsite - Call Dan on 01730 823549

Visit Website   Send Message
01730 823549 Visit Website   Send Message