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  • Kings Arms Slide

    Muddy Eats: The Kings Arms Hotel, Christchurch

    After practising her royal wave we sent Muddy's Robyn over to Dorset to check out The Kings Arms Hotel, Christchurch.

  • The best brunch in town

    The most lipsmackingly indulgent meal of the day and we have 47 of the best ones to tempt you with, from vegan to full English, flat white to green detox. Just add friends and a hangover.

  • SOLENT FORT - SLIDE MENU

    Is this the quirkiest, coolest hotel ever?

    You don't get many hotels more unusual than this. Muddy sets sail for one of the most unique stays we've ever undertaken at No Man's Fort.

  • Beachside Eats Slide

    The 20 best beachside eats

    Make the most of the British summer at one of our Muddy-recommended coastal eateries (with some fab Hants & IoW ones, of course!) Napkin at the ready? Let's do this!

  • 46 stunning summer pubs

    Everyone knows that one of summer's great pleasures is sipping a cold one in a pub garden. So here's the best of the bunch across all the Muddy counties. Cheers!

  • The Hut Colwell Bay Slide

    Muddy Eats: The Hut, Colwell Bay

    Fresh grilled lobster, a beautiful sea view and loved by celebs. Why hello, The Hut in Colwell Bay.

  • Phoenix Slide

    Muddy Eats: The Phoenix Inn, Hartley Wintney

    With a historic building, amazing outside space plus food that is as legendary as its name - may we present The Phoenix Inn, Hartley Wintney.

  • Beach Eats Slide Menu

    18 Brilliant Beachside Eats

    Sunny days are a-coming! Make the most of that summer sun with our picks of the best beachside eats in Hants, IoW and slightly beyond.

  • Wellington Arms Slide

    The Wellington Arms

    Muddy heads to the Hampshire/Berkshire border for a country pub stay - with a modern twist.

  • soho, Christchurch

    Gourmet pizzas and fab cocktails? We are ALL over that - Muddy nipped across the border to Dorset to check out super hip soho.

  • Commoners Walk

    Commoner Tom’s New Forest Walk

    Thought the New Forest was just a forest? Then think again. Muddy strapped on some sensible shoes and discovered all about the culture of 'commoning'.

  • Bistro du Vin, Winchester

    Ooh la la! The Bistro du Vin, Winchester serves up très bon French fare in a relaxed Anglo-Gallic ambience.

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