Odiham has a wide selection of shops together with local services including doctor’s surgery, Cottage Hospital, restaurants and public house and other social and cultural pursuits. The area is also well known for both state and independent schools for all ages including Robert Mays, Lord Wandsworth College, Sherfield, St Neots and Daneshill to mention a few.
There are a series of footpaths that radiate from the adjoining Odiham Common and beyond, which provide excellent walks into the adjoining countryside and along the Basingstoke Canal providing wonderful towpath walks.
More comprehensive shopping and recreational facilities can be found in the regional centres of Farnham, Basingstoke, Reading and Guildford.
There are excellent communications in the area with Junction 5 of the M3 within a mile connecting with the motorway network. A fast mainline train service from Basingstoke to London/Waterloo or from Hook and Winchfield for the more local service.