Out and About
Positioned close to the River Hamble, The Navigator has plenty of activities and things to see right on its doorstep.
A short walk from The Navigator you’ll find the stunning Swanwick Marina, where you can watch the world sail by. You could even charter your own yacht for the day with Solent Super Yacht Charters.
If you love nothing more than getting out into the great outdoors, head to the superb Swanwick Lakes nature reserve or get lost in 35 acres of forest at the beautiful Holly Hill Woodland Park. Alternatively, take a trip to Manor Farm Country Park, where there’s not only acres of woodland to explore but many farmyard animals and a play area for the little ones to enjoy.
The nearby Skylark Country Club has lots to offer with its 18 hole golf course, luxurious spa and restaurant and bar offering Afternoon Tea and cocktails. As does the Whiteley Shopping Centre, with its high street shops and restaurants, and a Cineworld cinema for an afternoon in front of the big screen.
Thrill seekers can get their kicks on and off land without having to venture too far. Close to The Navigator, you can jump sky high at the Oxygen Freejumping 150 trampoline park, or learn to scuba dive at Andark Diving and Watersports.
If you’re a student of Warsash Maritime Academy, we’re the perfect base for your stay. Friends and family visiting students at the Warsash Martime Academy will also find that The Navigator is the ideal place to stopover, with its smart rooms, delicious food and easy access to Lower Swanwick and beyond.