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Excellent 5/5 Score from 32 reviews

The No. 1 Building, Gunwharf Quays (The Tower)

from £86 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Excellent 5/5 Score from 32 reviews

Excellent 5/5 

from £86 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

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View of No. 1 Gunwharft Quays at night

Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

The award-winning Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth offers the ultimate lifestyle package for all the family. A combination of extensive shopping and entertainment facilities including many bars, a multi-screen cinema, a comedy club, restaurants, designer outlets and the marina.

This stunning one bedroom apartment located in "The No1 Building" also known as "The Tower" which is located in the heart of the Gunwharf Quays Marina, offering superb accommodation for up to 4 guests. A double master bedroom offering luxury accommodation, with additional sleeping area available for a further 2 guests who can make use of the sofa bed located in the contemporary living room. A travel cot (and other infant accessories) are also available by arrangement.

Landscaped into a historic setting, with the Historic Dockyard and Old Portsmouth only a few minutes walk away, Gunwharf Quays is where the old and the new combine. Once you've experienced shopping in the pedestrian avenues, relaxing in the wide open spaces, seen the spectacular views across Portsmouth Harbour, and enjoyed the vibrant atmosphere, you will be visiting Gunwharf Quays again and again.


The question 'Shall we eat out?' is replaced easily with 'Where shall we eat tonight?'. The choice is global; the distance very small. Every restaurant, bar and café is within just a few minutes walk.


If you share our passion for fashion, you'll be thrilled to your kitten heels at what Gunwharf Quays has to offer you. Over 70 quality fashion outlets for men, women and children, to suit every budget from 'designer exclusive' to 'value chic'. Whether you're looking for leather or lace, sporty or naughty, floaty or boaty, there's a shop to match your every mood.


As a result of major regeneration projects in the heart of Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays has excellent public transport links.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Southsea 500 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Southampton 33 km, Nearest railway: Portsmouth Harbour
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 DVD player, Staffed property
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace
Access Wheelchair users, Secure parking, Lift access
Further details indoors

A well appointed, luxury, contemporary apartment offering a full range of facilities inlcuding items for infants upon request. Sky TV package and broadband available and no additional cost. Large 40" flat screen tv and dvd player.

Further details outdoors

No. 1 Gunwhaft Quays is situated in the heart of the Marina complex offering endless entertainment, a casino, restaurants, bars, multi-screen cinema's and shopping at 70 designer outlet stores. Ideal all-weather holiday venue.

Further details

A non-returnable deposit of 50% of the rate is required at the time of making your booking, with the balance payable 4 weeks prior to your arrival. Last minute bookings must be paid for in full by bank transfer or paypal at the time of booking.

All prices include a utility allowance for the duration of your stay. Linens and towels are also provided at no additional charge. Secure, undercover parking for one vehicle is included at no additional cost and there is also additional parking available nearby. The apartment is available from 3pm on the first day of booking until 11am on day of departure.

Weekend, short break and long stay rates are available on request.

About this location

The Hampshire region

Portsmouth is located in the stunning County of Hampshire. A rich cultural heritage, varied coastline, vibrant cities and bustling market towns and unspoilt countryside makes Hampshire an ideal holiday destination.

Portsmouth is conveniently located for day trips to London, Brighton and Southampton. Excellent rail links make this holiday venue ideal for those without a car, as all local attractions are within easy walking distance.

Day trips to the Isle of Wight by Ferry, Fast Cat and Hovercraft offer an exciting experience for the whole family. Convenient departures from Gunwharf quays by fast cat.

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Shop until you drop at over 95 designer outlets. There are more than 30 cosmopolitan bars & restaurants, 14 cinema screens at the Vue Cinema, bowling and the comedy club or dance the night away at Tiger Tiger, before retiring to the luxury comfort of your apartment located conveniently within this exciting Marina complex.

Landscaped in a historic setting, with the famous Dockyard and Old Portsmouth only a short walk away, Gunwharf Quays is where old and new come together. Once you’ve experienced shopping in the pedestrian avenues, soaked up the spectacular views across the harbour, and enjoyed the vibrant atmosphere, we’re sure you’ll be back time and time again.

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31 Dec 2014


"Awesome experience"

If u want to go portsmouth thn i will advice to live in this area..its center of the city n good people good place to live..would love to go again n stay at same place… More

25 Nov 2014


"Great Location, but would be a little cramped for 4 adults."

Compact but functional flat. Great decoration and really handy for a stay in Portsmouth. Shops and restaurants on your doorstep. No need for a car as everything is close to hand and accessible. Ki… More

19 Oct 2014


"Smart and very convenient apartment"

My wife and I, together with our 18 month old son, stayed at this apartment in Number 1 Gunwharf Quays (known locally as the Lipstick Building) for four nights in October. Echoing what other reviews… More

22 Sep 2014


"Absolutely fantastic will definitely book again!"

We booked this apartment for a week - the location is fantastic -lots of restaurants in easy reach _the water margin (Chinese) is well worth a visit as is tiger tiger and brassiere blanc. There is so … More

2 Sep 2014


"Great location"

Ideal location for shops, restaurants and transport. The apartment is small, but comfortable, with everything you need for a short, relaxing break. There's a wide range of places to eat, within c… More

19 Jul 2014


"Lovely apartment"

My husband, myself and our daughter have just enjoyed our second stay in this beautiful apartment. We booked a two night stay for our daughter's graduation. Again, we had a great time. The apar… More

27 Jun 2014



Great apartment, secure parking we didn't use the car during our stay as there was plenty to do. The concierge was very friendly and helpful and the apartment was modern and we felt so at home we… More

30 May 2014


"Really Comfortable; really quiet; really convenient"

Excellent apartment, with handy parking in the basement. Although it is opposite the rail station it's really quiet with the windows closed. Very comfortable with lots of thoughtful touches.… More

12 Apr 2014


"Wonderful apartment, fantastic location"

Beautifully furnished 2nd floor apartment in the prestigous Gunwharf Quays made our trip to Portsmouth certainly one to remember. Walking distance to all visitor attractions and every transport link … More

10 Dec 2013


"Lovely Stay"

We had a lovely stay in this elegant apartment with all the modern fittings and furnishings. Mark was prompt and easy to communicate with, so were the friendly concierge who helped us with directions … More

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      Mark D.

      • 4 Years listed

      100% Response rate

      Calendar last updated:27 Apr 2015

      Based in United Kingdom

      Languages spoken
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