Romsey is a small market town with its own Abbey. The town has many shops, pubs and restaurants. Also close to the town centre is Broadlands once the home of Lord Louis Mountbatten and the Rapids with its swimming pool and health complex. There are many lovely walks both in Romsey and the surrounding countryside.

Just a short journey away is Paultons Park, Marwell Zoo and Motisfont Abbey, all well worth a visit. Romsey is also on the edge of the New Forest National Park, this has many interesting places to visit and of course some beautiful scenery, ideal for keen walkers and cyclists.

Romsey has a tourist information centre ideal for booking any trips and obtaining tickets and information for the local theatre and events in and around the town.