House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Kelston is located just 10 minutes' walk from the beach, on the outskirts of Milford on Sea and is quiet and peaceful, The Georgian market town of Lymington, recently voted as one of the best places in the country to live is only fifteen minutes by car. It is ideal for coastal walks and lies alongside the Solent Way. The house has easy access to all amenities, including the Lymington Saturday market and New Milton on Wednesday, for bargain hunting, and many excellent pubs for eating out. The New Forest is within ten minutes by car with riding, cycling or just walking in this beautiful and unique area..
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Milford on Sea 400 m|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton 40 km, Nearest railway: Brockenhurst 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Kelston holiday house has four bedrooms. The master bedroom on the first floor has a double bed and access on to the large safe balcony which faces south west. On this floor there is a second twin bedroom and one of the 2 bathrooms is also on this floor. Downstairs there is a double bedroom and another twin bedroom. The downstairs lounge has a sofa bed which can be made to accommodate 2 people making the possibility of 10 beds. The kitchen has been refurbished and comes equipped with everything you will need for a self-catering holiday. Facilities include a double oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, 2 fridges, large freezer, iron, ironing board, crockery, cutlery and utensils. The kitchen is a very large family kitchen and has a large 8-10 seater table.
The ground floor lounge is a very relaxing room with 2 sofas, one of which is a sofa bed and is ideal for a pre meal drink. The 1st floor lounge has been set out with a formal dining table for those who enjoy the occasional dinner party. It also has the advantage of comfortable seating to enable you to enjoy the views over the garden towards the south west. From the lounge the fitted patio doors gains you access to the balcony for those sunny evenings where you can sit out and see the setting sun..
The house has 2 bathrooms, one on the first floor with full size bath and a handheld shower. In Feb 2012 the downstairs bathroom became a shower room with a large walkin power shower , a new loo and washbasin.
As you enter Kelston you will drive up a private driveway to ensure your privacy. The grounds and gardens at Kelston can only be described as tranquil and private. There is a Webber BBQ and a patio area with seating at the east side of the property, and to the rear of the property is an enclosed lawn area perfect for the younger members of the family or for those just wanting peaceful privacy.
The property comes with linen and towels provided. A phone has been installed for local or incoming calls. There is Wi-Fi, a DVD player, free view TV (there is a Sky box but you will need to bring your own card), and two stereo DAB / VHF radios.
|Further details outdoors|
The house sits in an established large garden and cannot be seen from the road and is not overlooked. It is therefore very safe for younger children. The gardens lie in an East - West direction and so there can be plenty of sunshine ( Weather permitting)
A welcome pack is provided. A leisure complex is only 200 metres away and preferential rates are available for Kelston residents
The Central Southern England region
Kelston holiday home is located on the edge of the tranquil village of Milford on Sea, near Lymington in Hampshire. From the coast there are stunning views south towards the Needles, the IOW and west towards Hengistbury Head & Christchurch Harbour and on a clear day further still into Dorset and the English Channel.
The unspoilt village offers a range of shops, pubs and restaurants around a traditional village green. The location of Kelston holiday home is therefore perfect for those looking for a vacation with a beach, the New Forest, Lymington, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Bournemouth, Southampton and many more local attractions and things to do.
The area is fortunate in having a micro climate which gives more sunshine than perhaps other places
The are has an abundance of things to do. The Solent is famous for sailing and is one of the worlds leading locations for this. The New Forest National Park with everything it has to offer is only a few minutes drive. The safe beaches of Bournemouth and Poole are only about 12 miles although there are good beaches for families even nearer such as Highcliffe and Avon and Christchurch with its Priory and Harbour is easy to reach. Walking on the coast or in the forest is a pleasure. There is just so much to do for example Beaulieu Motor Museum or Paultons Park A half hour drive can get you to the tip of Southampton Water or into the amazing shopping centre of West Quay, Southampton
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5 Aug 2014
"Great stay and perfect location and facilities"
Stayed last week for 3 nights, found the house perfect for 10 of us.Great handover on arrival giving us loads of handy info.Great location with easy access to Lymington & New Forest.House has great fa… More
24 Jun 2014
We used the house as a base for our daughters wedding in the new forest and found the facilities to be top class and very good value all we had to do was turn up with our cases and not worry about tow… More
1 Jun 2014
"basic for the price"
Advised not to use one of two showers, with a party of eight adults is very inconvenient.We were told that the supply of hot water for the useable shower once exhausted , we would need to allow time f… More
This is one groups opinion and does not fit with the others that have commented. Regarding the shower supply of hot water it has always been found to be plentiful unless everybody is going to spend half an hour in it.The shower is a power shower with a deluge of water. I don't think that the guests would have been told not to use the shower over the bath but maybe advised as to its suitability for showering as opposed to the power shower. The other shower is over the bath and is more suitable for washing your hair than taking a proper shower. The beds are no more than 5 years old and are only used part time so they are hardly worn out. The cooker is 2 years old and we found that the control knob had been broken by turning it anti clockwise. This is now fixed with a new one.. The central heating does need some overhaul with the replacement of the thermostatic valves. These will be replaced. The kitchen is not new but it is more than adequate. I am not sure which panels are broken but when we discover this they will be fixed. It is also fair to say that none of the aforementioned problems were brought to our attention whilst the guests were in residence except for the central heating problem which we are aware of. The heating does work but when the temperature is warm some do not shut off completely.
28 Apr 2014
"Great weekend at Kelston"
We visited Kelston over the weekend for my hen celebration and were a mixed party of friends and family.The house was perfect, providing spacious accommodation and all the equipment etc. we needed. Th… More
23 Mar 2014
"Perfect family holiday home."
Kelston is a lovely large spacious house. All rooms were large and airy and although we were a family of 6 adults and 1 bairn, it never felt as though we were on top of each other. The garden is lovel… More
30 Oct 2013
"Good facilities for family"
Lovely house with plenty of space. Well equipped, with comfortable beds. Some areas a little dated but functional.Very helpful owners.Good location. Enclosed garden, good for young family.Leisure faci… More
12 Oct 2013
"Absolutely beautiful and spacious cottage."
This place is incredible. It has a perfect location and yet plenty of surrounding space. It's very spacious, rooms are lovely, two bathrooms, a large balcony, a kitchen table for 10 a dining tabl… More
5 Aug 2012
"Had a great time"
Kelston House provided a spacious, very comfortable residence to our delighted party of 7 for the duration of our stay this weekend. All rooms have been splendidly decorated to a high standard over 2 floors with amply room to prepare for daily pursuits.
The facilities are up-to-date and modern which suited all members of the family at various ages. The welcome tray and flowers was a lovely surprise and set the mood for first introduction to the New Forest.
The care and dedication to the surrounding gardens of this wonderful house helped to enhance the peace and tranquility during our stay.
I will would highly recommend Kelston House to members of my family and to friends.
28 May 2012
"Great base for the New Forest and Hampshire coast"
A lovely house and a welcome tray on arrival! Ideal house layout with two sitting rooms, one we used for the baby's bedroom, two bathrooms, and a well equipped kitchen made this an ideal base for two families, or a family gathering as we were, close to the New Forest.
2 Jan 2012
"Fantastic Holiday, we all loved our "Holiday House"."
The property was fantastic, large rooms, nicely decorated and comfortable.
We were a party of 8 and didn't feel like you were on top of each other.
The house is in a lovely location not far from Milford on sea with the a Caravan Park just up the road, and the new forest is nearby.
There are pubs around for eating out and a chip shop in Milford on Sea.
We had great communications with the the lady who looks after the house and she met us at the house to show us around and give us the keys. She also came back at the end of our stay for us to return the keys.
We all had a lovely holiday and were very sad when it came to an end.
We would recommend Kelston to our friends, great location and lovely property.
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