Filming Locations

The New Forest plays host to a variety of unique filming locations from its untouched woodland and heathland, a vast 43-mile coastline to historic buildings, flowing rivers, picturesque roads, industrial sites, bygone towns and villages, free-roaming animals, and much more.

Filming locations in the New Forest are listed within our database and also include town and villages, tourist attractions, farms, costal locations, open countryside and woodland, businesses and commercial premises as well as private residences.

For information on student filming in the area please visit our student page.

Mark Kermode

Learn why the New Forest is your perfect filming location

Watch our short video narrated by Mark Kermode, film critic, television presenter and local resident.

Popular filming locations

warborne farm

Warborne Farm


Milford on Sea

hurst castle

Hurst Castle

Undercastle Cottage

Undercastle Cottage

How Film:New Forest can help

We are here to help make your shoot run smoothly, and we welcome and encourage filming productions in the New Forest.  We have established a strong database of locations, and skilled local crew.

We have a ‘can do’ attitude and our completely free film-friendly service offers you a one-stop shop for: