Townhouse | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 17
Stoke Villas is a fabulous, fully refurbished Victorian Townhouse set over 3 floors with 5 double bedrooms sleeping up to 17 guests, (plus additional guests on sofa beds and bed chairs if required). The property has 3 high specification bathrooms, a dining room boasting a pair of splendid large solid oak tables seating up to 22 and a super fun games room that really tops this property off offering table tennis, pool and card games plus the facility of an outdoor hot tub (at an additional cost depending on size and specification) if desired.
The 5 double bedrooms offer superior quality crisp cotton linen and fresh white towels with king size doubles or twin single beds depending on your preference. Each room also offers sleeping arrangements for a 3rd or 4th person and a bed settee and bed chair within the large lounge allows additional flexibility for extra guests.
The property has 3 high specification modern bathrooms with 1 on the ground floor and 2 on the upper floors all with fitted showers with the main bathroom to the upper floor having the addition of a large 'P' shaped bath as well as the showers.
The modern ground floor kitchen features a 5 burner range style gas cooker with double oven, a washing machine, dishwasher and a large American style walk in fridge freezer as well as all the basics you would expect to make your stay comfortable. The mood lighting fitted under the wall cupboards and units completes the look in this classically stylish kitchen.
The living room, also on the ground floor has a large John Lewis corner sofa, a 2 seater sofa and armchair with the 2 seater and chair also doubling as bed settee's if required plus additional seating in the form of occasional pouffes and chairs. The room has a wall mounted TV featuring an X box and DVD player with French doors opening on to the raised timber terrace going out into the rear garden.
To the rear of the property off the kitchen is a large heated conservatory to enjoy your morning coffee as the sun comes up or have fun playing table tennis, pool and card games!
The house is self catering but catered options are available on request and with it being centrally located in the town it has an a number of local restaurants and take away's close to hand offering a wide choice whether eating in or out. If dining out appeals we also have a number of other fine local restaurants, some with great coastal views and the nearby Gunwharf Quays has over 30 waterfront cafes/bars/bistros and restaurants where you can sit and watch the comings and goings in the harbour all set around the quayside.
The property has been restored and modernised to a high standard maintaining much of its original charm and features and is beautifully decorated with tasteful furnishings throughout plus all mod cons including Wi-Fi. To the rear the garden has a raised terrace, planted boarders, lawn area, a patio, trampoline and can also accommodate a hot tub if required plus off road parking for up to 6 vehicles.
Set in the southern coastal town of Gosport, Hampshire we have 3 local beaches all fairly close to the property and with the central location of the house to the town it means it is close to the ferry and the short 5 minute ride across the water to Historic Portsmouth and Gunwharf Quays which has over 90 designer retail outlets, 30 restaurants/cafes/bars, a 14 screen cinema, 26 lane bowling alley, Jongleurs Comedy Club, Grosvenor Casino, Tiger Tiger nightclub and the UK's second tallest accessible building The Spinnaker Tower. Gunwharf Quays offers great fun to young and old both with some fantastic shopping and tasty lunches during the day and sophisticated restaurants, wine and cocktail bars in the evening. If you wish to stay on the bars at Gunwharf continue into the night and the Tiger Tiger nightclub is open until the early hours with a late night ferry available to bring you back home to Gosport docking close to the taxi rank should you have run out of energy.
Whether you are looking for a property large enough for an special family get together or looking to arrange a reunion, hen or bachelor weekend by the sea Stoke Villas has a lot to offer.
Rental rates payable dependent on number of guests and length of booking (please see our website link below). £500 refundable reservation/damages deposit payable at time of booking by debit/credit card and refunded within 10 / 14 days of departure subject to no damages or excessive cleaning. Rental fee to be paid 6 weeks prior to arrival by debit/credit card. Early booking may be preferred to have good choice of dates.
Special late deals available please contact us for last minute discounted prices.
|Size||Sleeps up to 17, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Stokes Bay|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton 30 km, Nearest railway: Portsmouth 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (5), Double beds (5), Dining seats for 22|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Trampoline|
The Central Southern England region
Hampshire is one of Britain’s most unspoiled counties, but its coastline is stuffed with seaside resorts and includes the great maritime cities of Portsmouth and Southampton, two of England’s largest and most historic ports. Inland lies the New Forest National Park and Winchester was the 9th century capital of King Alfred's Kingdom plus to the east is the glorious chalk-based South Downs. Just off the shoreline can be found the Isle of Wight and opposite is Gosport, a focus for both windsurfers and yachtsmen. Hampshire is also home to the famous National Motor Museum at Beaulieu, a cute bundle of picturesque villages and some of Britain’s most enchanting castles and great houses. The more modern city of Southampton lies on the edge of the New Forest and is a bustling container port. It is blessed with a deep natural harbour making it suitable for the largest of ships, including some of the world’s luxurious and biggest cruise liners. It was from here that the Titanic set out on its ill-fated maiden voyage in 1912 and before that in the Pilgrim Fathers embarked on their mission to America aboard the Mayflower. The city of Portsmouth became a major port when Henry VII built the world’s first dry dock there. Its Historic Dockyard is home to world famous ships such as The Mary Rose, HMS Victory and HMS Warrior. The Mary Rose - Henry VIII’s flagship - sank with all on board in 1545 but was miraculously recovered from the ocean in the 1980s and is now on display in the dockyards museum. The Victory was the flagship of Admiral Nelson and he died on board while HMS Warrior 1860 was the world’s first iron-hulled battleship. While Portsmouth’s cobbled old town contains hidden gems like its 12th century cathedral a more modern attraction is the Spinnaker Tower, which soars to a height of over 500 feet. The UK’s second tallest publicly accessible building, it offers stunning views over The Solent and for those who dare you can stand over a section of glass floor where you look down below or over the city, Gosport, the Roman Castle at Portchester, out to sea and the Isle of Wight and as far inland as the eye can see. Also, if you are looking for a day trip you can hop onto a ferry or hovercraft and pop over to the Isle of Wight or take a train at Portsmouth Harbour for a 90 minute ride to London Waterloo where apparently there's one or two other things to see and do :-)
Stoke Villas is situated within walking distances to Portsmouth Harbour and Stokes Bay Beach looking out over The Solent and accross to the Isle of Wight or you are a short drive to Lee on Solent and Hillhead's beaches where you are likely to find windsurfers, kite surfers and jet skiers. With 24 miles of waterfront offering fantastic views you don’t have to wander far to find the sea or you can also hop on a ferry for the 5 minute ride to Portsmouth or across the Isle Of Wight and beyond.
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27 Mar 2014
I booked Stoke Villas for a hen weekend and it turned out even better than I'd expected. The owners were incredibly helpful from start to finish and the house itself was absolutely perfect. It h… More
11 Mar 2014
"Amazing Hen Party House!!!"
Wicked - lovely, cosy house - we would stay here again. Thank you for leaving the complimentary supplies! Lester the chef was fab so thank you for the recommendation. Complete's staff were very h… More
5 Mar 2014
"Fabulous Hen Do House"
Beautiful House, perfectly decorated, immaculately presented ! Ideal location for a Portsmouth adventure with the property itself being nicely tucked away from the main road. We organised a private … More
4 Mar 2014
The whole experience from booking to when we arrived was handled very professionally and with care. The staff were very caring of our needs. The property was excellent and the attention to detail was … More
9 Feb 2014
"Fab Week had by all"
Xmas 2013 22nd-29th DeceFamily of 15, from a baby of a year old to adults in their 50's. What a fab week we had at Stoke Villas. A real home from home with every comfort catered for.We arrived on… More
4 Dec 2013
"Fantastic experience from start to finish."
The house was fantastic for our hen party. Everyone commented on how beautiful the house was and it was the perfect location for shopping and partying in Portsmouth. The hot tub made the experience ev… More
28 Nov 2013
The house was really well equipped, spacious, clean & tidy. Short distance to the ferry, good proximity to the shop. It was ER MAY ZING! Brilliant & Thank you - Verity's Hen Party, Nov 2013… More
5 Nov 2013
"Perfect stay in first class accommodation"
We had a fantastic time at Stoke Villas, from the moment we arrived through to when we left. Lee greeted us on arrival and was very helpful in giving us a tour of the house, and ensuring that our stay… More
4 Nov 2013
"A fun filled weekend in a lovely setting!"
Thank you for having us this weekend, we had a great time. The property was lovely and a great size for the 16 of us. The welcome pack was handy and everyone has been very helpful during booking. - Ne… More
18 Oct 2013
Home from Home !! An amazing house to spend my birthday celebrations with three generations all having fun together. A weekend to remember! The boys - old & young loved the pool and table tennis tabl… More
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