Eastleigh is a railway town in Hampshire, England, and the main town in the Eastleigh (borough) which is part of Southampton Urban Area. The town lies between Southampton and Winchester, and is part of the South Hampshire conurbation. Eastleigh borough stretches from Netley on the banks of Southampton Water, the historic river villages of Hamble-le-Rice, Bursledon and Botley, Hampshire, the developing areas of Hedge End, West End, Hampshire, Fair Oak & Bishopstoke and the green residential belt of Chandler's Ford and Boyatt Wood. Eastleigh is home to many businesses, including a Factory owned by Prysmian (formerly the cables division of Pirelli).
 
The town lies on the River Itchen, Hampshire, one of England's premier chalk streams for fly fishing, a designated site of Special Scientific Interest due to its high quality habitats supporting a wide range of protected species including the threatened European water vole,  on the River Itchen and Austropotamobius pallipes.
 

Why visit?

  • Eastleigh is home to a variety of stunning natural landscapes, from the rolling hills of the South Downs National Park to the picturesque Itchen Valley Country Park. Whether you're looking for a peaceful stroll or an adventurous hike, Eastleigh has something for everyone.
  • Eastleigh hosts a variety of events throughout the year, from music festivals to food fairs. Whether you're looking for a family day out or a night out with friends, Eastleigh has something for everyone.
  • Eastleigh is a vibrant and diverse town, with a rich cultural heritage. From the bustling market square to the historic Eastleigh Museum, there's plenty to explore and discover.