“Super Hampshire guest house in centre of Hythe” - VisitEngland Assessor
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
We have set up WhatsApp groups for guests use whilst staying at The Maples, to request additional items or ask questions. The guest information folders have been removed from the bedrooms and an online version is available.
Our Inspector's view
The Maples offers supremely comfortable accommodation and an award-winning breakfast. It’s in a great position for trips to the Palace House and Gardens and the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu, the New Forest and Stonehenge, or for wandering through the village of Hythe, with its Georgian High Street, to visit local restaurants and enjoy views of Southampton Water.
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About the area
Hampshire’s varied landscape of hills and heaths, downlands and forests, valleys and coast is without rival in southern England. Combine these varied landscapes and terrains with secluded and idyllic villages, complete with thatched and timber-framed cottages and Norman churches, elegant Georgian market towns, historic ports and cities, restored canals and ancient abbeys, forts and castles, and you have a county that is paradise for lovers of the great outdoors.
If you’re a walker, stride out across the high, rolling, chalk downland of the north Hampshire ‘highlands’ with far-reaching views, walk through steep, beech-clad ‘hangers’ close to the Sussex border. Or perhaps take a gentler stroll and meander along peaceful paths through unspoilt river valleys, etched by the sparkling trout streams of the Test, Itchen, Avon and Meon. Alternatively, wander across lonely salt marshes and beside fascinating coastal inlets or, perhaps, explore the beautiful medieval forest and heathland of the New Forest, the jewel in Hampshire’s crown.
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