New Forest Birth Centre

New Forest Birth Centre

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The New Forest Birth Centre is at Ashurst on the edge of the New Forest. Birth centres are suitable for women having a healthy pregnancy and those expecting to have a straightforward birth.

Find out about choosing the New Forest Birth Centre to have your baby, the facilities available, and postnatal transfers to the centre.


New Forest Birth Centre
Ashurst Hospital
Lyndhurst Rd
Southampton SO40 7AR


023 8074 7690

There is extensive free car parking, a bus stop just outside the hospital site, and Ashurst train station is also nearby.