Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

  • Car park open daily from 8am to 6pm
  • Visitor Centre and Activity Centre open daily from 9.30am to 4.30pm

Seasonal opening times

DaysOpening hours
23 December9am - 4.30pm
Christmas Eve9am - 3pm
Christmas DayCLOSED
Boxing Day11am - 3pm
27 - 30 December9am - 4pm
New Year's Eve9am - 3pm
New Year's Day10.30am - 3pm
2 - 3 January9am - 4pm
4 January8am - 5pm

How to find us

How to find us
Bucks Horn Oak, Farnham
Sat Nav Postcode: GU10 4LS
By Car

Take the A325 from Farnham to Bucks Horn Oak and follow signs to Alice Holt.  


Or go car-free

By Public Transport

We welcome car-free visitors and offer free admission to those arriving by public transport or bike – plan your journey at Good Journey.

Take the number 18 bus (between Aldershot and Haslemere) and get off at the stop after the petrol station in Bucks Horn Oak.   

OS Grid Ref
SU 813 417

51.1699307, -0.8371404

Parking and prices

  • We recommend arrival before 10.30am, or after 2pm where possible to avoid our busiest times
  • If you arrive car-free there is no charge, find out more.

Parking Charges

The money you pay for parking helps us to look after the forests. Read how
Charges at peak times (weekends, school holidays, bank holidays)
Up to 1 hour £3.00
Up to 2 hours £5.00
Up to 3 hours £7.00
Up to 4 hours £9.00
All day £12.00
Off peak charges (weekdays, term time only)
Up to 1 hour £2.00
Up to 2 hours £3.50
Up to 3 hours £5.00
Up to 4 hours £6.50
All day £8.00

Coaches/Minibuses charges

Please book in advance.


Minibus: £30 peak, £20 off peak

Coach: £75 peak, £50 off peak

Additional information

Regular visitors can save money by becoming a Member - Find out more about our membership offer
Number of accessible parking spaces: 12
Card payments accepted
Coaches/Minibuses welcomed

Facilities and access

We are a cashless site (with the exception of the cafe where you can use cash). Please ensure you can pay for parking and other purchases by card.


Accessible play trail
Accessible toilet
Assistant dogs welcome
Changing places facilities
Dog wash
Dogs allowed
Easy access trail
Picnic area
Play Area
Visitor Centre

Contact details

Activities at Alice Holt Forest

family cycling
Cycling and Cycle Hire at Alice Holt
Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest Runners group spring
Fitness and wellbeing activities at Alice Holt Forest
BBQ Alice Holt Family
Picnics and barbecues at Alice Holt
Family shopping for Christmas trees
Real Christmas Trees at Alice Holt Forest
Older couple walking in the woods in autumn
Walking trails at Alice Holt
group of ladies on mountain bikes in a forest
Breeze into the Forest at Alice Holt
Boy fishing
Fishing at Alice Holt
Giant Gruffalo Sculpture in the Forest
Gruffalo Sculptures at Alice Holt
Family walking on a woodland trail
Habitat trail at Alice Holt
Horse riders on a woodland trail
Horse riding at Alice Holt
People enjoying Nordic Walking in the forest
Nordic Walking at Alice Holt
Group of three people walking past a tree
Orienteering at Alice Holt
Running trainers on forest floor
parkrun at Alice Holt
child playing on play equipment
Playwood at Alice Holt
adults on a run on a woodland trail
Running trails at Alice Holt
Girl looking at Superworm board in the forest
Superworm trail at Alice Holt
Easy access paths through the wood with man on tramper
The Easy Access Trail at Alice Holt
Child playing on Timberline play structure
Timberline trail at Alice Holt
Woman walking through the forest towards sunbeams
Wellbeing trail at Alice Holt Forest
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