Royal Victoria Country Park

Royal Victoria Country Park

Netley Abbey
SO31 5GA

Tel: 023 8045 5157

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Opening Times

Winter (1 Nov 2023 - 28 Feb 2024)
Monday - Sunday08:00 - 17:00*

* Open every day.

Vehicle access:
March to October 8am-9pm
November - February 8am-5pm

October 9:30am – 5pm
November to March 9:30am – 4pm.
April 9:30am – 4:30pm.
May to September 9:30am to 5pm.

Gift shop:
April to September 10am – 12pm, 12:30pm – 4:30pm.
October to March 10am – 12pm, 12:30pm – 4pm.

The Chapel:
October to March Wednesday to Sunday, 10:30 – 5pm.
April to September Tuesday to Sunday, 10:30am – 5pm.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Map & Directions

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Saturday, 25th May 2024 - Monday, 27th May 2024

The Big Eat at Royal Victoria Country ParkThe Big Eat at Royal Victoria Country ParkThe Big Eat returns for 2024. Filling on from the success of the 2023 event we are holding the 3 day food festival again at the Royal Victoria Country Park. Entry to the event is free ( country park parking fees may apply ). The event will showcase the best food and drink in Hampshire as well as…
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Guide Prices

​​​​​​​Royal Victoria Country Park is free to enter but car parking fees apply.



  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Large print leaflets available
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Large print leaflets available.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access


  • BBQs for visitors use - Pre book only
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Tearooms, lunch, tea, soft drinks and confectionary. Empire room, 200 max, available for hire. Barbecues for hire.
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Outdoor children’s play area

Establishment Features

  • Beach / Coast within walking distance
  • Dogs Accepted - Please keep under control and clear up after your dog.
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Up to one hour £1.80, all day £4. Season ticket £49
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Information Point

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    Recent Reviews:

    • David B
      Sandbach, United Kingdom
      Rip off parking charges
      2 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 17th September 2023
      Excellent miniature railway Good price and friendly staff. That's the good bit. As for parking - What a rip off !! If they were going to use the fees to improve and clean the children play areas l... Read full review
    • Phil P
      Southampton, United Kingdom
      A lovely afternoon out at Royal Victoria Country Park
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 31st October 2023
      Even with mixed weather (sunshine and showers) we enjoyed our visit to the Royal Victoria Country Park. It wasn't busy and we were pleased to find the chapel open to visitors (Wed-Sun, 10.30am - 4pm... Read full review
    • Cloobie L
      Beautiful country park
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 2nd November 2023
      Love love love this place. Beautiful grounds, amazing history and a great takeaway restaurant with friendly staff and excellent customer service. Highly recommend this park for anything from dog... Read full review

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