Muddy says: Want all the fabulous countryside charm but in a cool cosmopolitan location? Hello, The Pig in the wall! The Southampton arm of the legendary hotel group, The Pig, oozes with cool and serves up fabulous rustic charm - city-style.
Muddy says: Bringing a bit of that showbiz sparkle to Eastleigh, The Point opens its doors on a regular basis to amazing theatre shows, dance performances and other cultural pursuits.
Muddy says: A charming old pub nestled in the Meon Valley, with a hearty British menu, 5 en-suite log cabins and plenty of culture on its doorstep. Howzat!
Muddy says: This Sussex/Hants border pub is stacked to the roof with original features, delicious food and the South Downs to explore on its doorstep.
Muddy says: Pretty view, excellent homemade food and a building that's full of character and whimsy. Say hello to The Mill Inn in Gordleton.
Muddy says: Often tipped as one of Hampshire's best pubs, The Peat Spade is as quintessentially British complete with outdoor pursuits and the beautiful Test Valley mere minutes from the bar.
Muddy says: Having sailed across the Solent for over 155 years, Red Funnel makes getting to and from the Isle of Wight easy, fun and, very importantly, affordable,
Muddy says: Channel your inner James Bond by heading to the water on one of the awesome ribs from Solent Rib Charter.
Muddy says: Could there be any more beauty on the Island? Why, yes.. yes there could be! Step into the Muddy Award-winning Seaview Art Gallery for a piece of living, breathing Wight life for your home.
Muddy says: Thwart that gym apathy and get ready to go, go, go by booking onto a fabulous fitness retreat courtest of Fast Track Fitness Retreats. Feel the burn… but have a jolly good time while you do it.
Muddy says: Countryside side charm with added glamour, The Montagu Arms Hotel in Beaulieu offers guests top-quality foodie kudos along with its picture-postcard location.
Muddy says: Quick! Pack your bags and escape from life's hectic pace for just a bit. The Retreat, located in the beautiful New Forest will recharge your batteries and you soul all in one go.
Muddy says: Can't decide between a seaside break and a forest retreat? Well at Careys Manor you don't have to. This luxury hotel is tucked in-between the two for the ultimate countryside getaway.
Muddy says: Spa break, anybody? Then best get yourself checked in for a good old dose of rest, relaxation and lots of fabulous Thai food at the Muddy Award-winning SenSpa in Brockenhurst.
Muddy says: With 200 acres of prime Hampshire countryside comprising of mature woodland, rolling grassland and its very own shingle beach, escape to nature at this beautiful Hampshire country park.
Muddy says: Following a change of ownership and big plans to follow this gorgeous Georgian hotel is tipped to be THE next hot spot in Hampshire.
Muddy says: Throw off the cares of the everyday world with a fabulously nature-filled glamping escape to the Isle of Wight.
Muddy says: If you’re horsey mad, trot along to Wellington Riding for first class facilities, fresh air and fun in 300 acres of glorious Hampshire countryside.
Muddy says: There's glamping and then there is GLAMping. Tucked in one of the Island's most beautiful locations, here you can enjoy the great outdoors (with an added touch of luxe).
Muddy says: This beautiful Georgian manor makes the perfect pied-à-terre to discover the delights of Christchurch and even has its very own award-winning restaurant.
Muddy says: Ahoy there! Set sail out to sea for possibly the most unusual hotels in the UK... if not the world!
Muddy says: Wellington Country Park is a Muddy award-winning attraction with 350 acres of fun, fresh air and freedom for families to enjoy.
Muddy says: The legendary ship of King Henry VIII still provides adventure and intrigue to those who seek it 500 years later.
Muddy says: The perfect spot for exploring the New Forest, this Art and Craft house is filled with beautiful architecture and plenty of local character.
Muddy says: Situated in a leafy part of the south coast, this Grade I listed hotel comes complete with a croquet lawn, family rooms eisure facilities and 32 acres of woodland to explore.
Muddy says: Can't decide between a seaside break and a city escape? Well you don't have to with a stay at the fabulous Southampton Harbour Hotel.
Muddy says: With its gorgeous Bistro and opulent rooms, the original Hotel Du Vin in Winchester, ticks all the boxes for understated luxe.
Muddy says: This self-catered hideaway in Winchester has garnered much fame for its swoon-worthy interior and relaxed atmosphere.
Muddy says: A spot of urban glamour in the Hampshire capital, Winchester's Two Bare Feet is the ideal place to spend some time unwinding.
Muddy says: Embrace your inner adventurer, year-round, while also hanging out in the beautiful New Forest. Offering everything from archery to kayaking, a top choice for intrepid families.
Muddy says: Find the perfect New Forest getaway, whatever your preferences, with over 100 cottages to choose from.
Muddy says: Add some retro vibes to your glamping experience with one of the gorgeous VW campers from New Forest Safari Campers.
Muddy says: A beautiful holiday let in the Hampshire countryside that also offers yoga, painting and their own homespun products for visitors.
Muddy says: This destination pub with rooms is the ideal place to get away from it all, in the quiet and calm of the Test Valley.
Muddy says: A fantastic restaurant and bar boasting 7-bedroom bijou rooms overlooking the Solent, packed with homemade touches and nautical vibes.
Muddy says: This historic B&B has won fame for its super romantic vibes and excellent location.
Muddy says: This Georgian mansion is located on the Hampshire/Berkshire border and offers relaxing rooms and a brand new spa on its 121 acres.
Muddy says: We love this super-luxe yet family-friendly hotel where tradition meets 21st century edge — a hard balance to maintain, but this New Forest institution manages it with aplomb.
Muddy says: This country inn comes with bags of character, a fantastic gastro offering and oodles of countryside and pursuits to partake in nearby.
Muddy says: Step into the kitchen and cook up a storm as Flora imparts her gourmet know-how in her specialist cooking school, taking you from cooking zero to foodie hero.
Muddy Says: Home to one of the most famous gins in the world. Not only do they make the legendary drink here, but you can take a fascinating tour and even hire it out as a venue. Cheers!