Caravan Hire Ideas in Hampshire

With our Caravan Hire Centre being based mid way between Salisbury in Wiltshire and Stockbridge in Hampshire, access to Hampshire and the wide variety of exciting destinations it offers is straightforward. For clients looking for touring caravan hire in Hampshire we have pleasure in noting below some travel distances from ourselves for your journey planning.

Tilshead Caravans are based right on the Hampshire & Wiltshire border and the map at the bottom of this page demonstrates our exact location for you. Give us a call today for details of our touring caravan hire in Hampshire.


Major tourist attractions in Hampshire 

If you would like some ideas of what to visit in Hampshire, this brief list might get you started:

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard - the Mary Rose collection, HMS Victory and dockyard tours

Spinnaker Tower - a 170m high tower with panoramic views over the Solent

The New Forest - a National Park with lots to do

Beaulieu & the Motor Museum - more than just cars.... see Bucklers Hard and Exbury Gardens nearby

Winchester - a cathedral city of the edge of the South Downs

The Test Valley and scenic Stockbridge

Museum of Army Flying 

Highclere Castle - explore the "real Downton Abbey"

Why not visit for more ideas?


Campsite Ideas

There are a host of campsites to choose from, but here are a few ideas:

Black Knowl Caravan & Motorhome Club Site - in the heart of the New Forest

New Forest Camping & Motorhome Club Site - great access to the New Forest and the South Coast

Camping in the Forest Sites 

Red Shoot Campsite - perfectly located next to the Red Shoot Inn!

Rookesbury Park - Popular site near Portsmouth area attractions


Journey Times from major Hampshire locations:

From central Alton - 35 miles & 60 minutes by car

From central Andover - 10 miles & 20 minutes by car

From central Basingstoke - 28 miles & 48 minutes by car

From central Lymington - 30 miles & 60 minutes by car

From central Petersfield - 37 miles & 60 minutes by car

From central Portsmouth - 40 miles & 60 minutes by car

From central Ringwood - 25 miles & 40 minutes by car

From central Romsey - 12 miles & 25 minutes by car

From central Southampton - 21 miles & 40 minutes by car

From central Winchester - 15 miles & 30 minutes by car

Please note these distances and travel times are only for guidance and should not be relied upon


Journey times by rail from major Hampshire train stations

Our two local train stations are the mainline Salisbury Station and the smaller Grateley station. We can offer caravan hire clients free transfers from either station if arranged in advance. For instance if you wished to stay at our local Caravan & Motorhome Club site at Lopcombe Corner (1 mile from our Hire Centre) after we had delivered and set up your hire caravan at the site.

Basingstoke to Salisbury - direct - from 35 minutes

Portsmouth Harbour to Salisbury - direct - from 75 minutes

Southampton Central to Salisbury - direct - from 29 minutes

Please note rail services may vary and travel times are only for guidance and should not be relied upon


Where Tilshead Caravans is located