25 Rugby Road
House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 6
This well equipped, modernised, character family house with 4 bedrooms is situated in an old cobbled street with the old tram lines. For family reasons it is only available in July and August, the ideal time for a holiday by the seaside which is only 2km away. The house is only 1km from Fratton railway station, ideally placed as a comfortable base from which to explore Portsmouth. This property benefits from a sunny courtyard and is fully equipped for a family with an attractive kitchen and bathroom. Seating in the lounge is comfortable with Freeview TV. Wi-fi is available throughout the house. The three upstairs bedrooms and second WC are on the light and airy first floor. There is a dishwasher and washer dryer. The bathroom and fourth double bedroom is downstairs. Shops are within easy walking distance for your everyday needs. Waitrose and John Lewis are a few minutes away by car. A parking permit for your stay is included in the price.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Southsea Sea Front 2.1 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||50 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southhampton 35.1 km, Nearest railway: Fratton , Portsmouth 500 m|
|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, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The property benefits from a downstairs single bedroom, downstairs family bathroom with corner bath with mixer shower and upstairs cloakroom. The bathroom and kitchen have been modernised in the last few years. There is a washer dryer for your convenience.
|Further details outdoors|
This property benefits from a sunny court yard garden with BBQ, table, chairs and parasol. On a sunny day washing dries very quickly. Parking permit included.
The Central Southern England region
Hampshire is a popular holiday area, with tourist attractions including its many seaside resorts, the maritime area in Portsmouth and the motor museum at Beaulieu. The New Forest National Park lies within the borders, as does a large area of the South Downs, which is now a National Park. Hampshire has a long maritime history and two of England's largest ports lie on its coast. The county is famed as home of the writers Jane Austen and Charles Dickens.
Hampshire has a milder climate than most areas of the British Isles, being in the far south with the climate stabilising effect of the sea, but protected against the more extreme weather of the Atlantic coast. Hampshire has a higher average annual temperature than the UK average at 9.8 °C to 12 °C, average rainfall at 741–1060 mm per year, and higher than average sunshine at over 1541 hours per year.
The Wow Factor !
Portsmouth is the UK's premier waterfront destination combining sea views, great shopping, eating and drinking with stunning attractions and centuries of history, all on the water's edge. Convenient for day trips to The Isle of Wight by hovercraft or ferry.
What a view! If you're looking for a wow factor then enjoy the stunning views from the view decks of the Spinnaker Tower. There is no better introduction to the city and its world famous harbour. You will see this compact city laid out before you and be able to see many of the city's other attractions. Walk on air on the largest glass floor in Europe or enjoy a taste of Portsmouth's unique heritage when you watch history unfold through the Tower's time telescopes.
You can see for miles! Enjoy stunning views across the Solent and the city. On a clear day you can see up to 23 miles over to Chichester, the South Downs and the Isle of Wight. Just below your feet, the city's waterfront extends through histroic Old Portsmouth and along Southsea's Victorian seafront backed by gorgeous green spaces.
You'll see that everything is close to hand, so whether you want an action-packed weekend or a break from it all, Portsmouth brings it to the water's edge.
Down from the Tower? Then take the time to wander around the award-winning Gunwharf Quays before you head off to see the city's other sights. With a year-round events programme, there's plenty to entertain you or why not shop'til you drop or stop for lunch at one of over 20 restaurants, cafés and bars.
Portsmouth is just perfect for a short break with some surprises in store. Where else can you take a round trip around the Harbour or head out for a rib ride on the high seas and still make it back for an afternoon movie or massage.
Southsea seafront - don't miss Southsea Castle , Blue Reef Aquarium, Pitch and Putt, Canoe lake with swan boats and Tenth hole cafe
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard including the world famous HMS Victory, HMSWarrior 1860 and Mary Rose
Charles Dickens' Birthplace Museum
Royal Marines Museum
Gunwharf Quays for shopping and restaurants ( Fish, Italian, Spanish ,Indian and more
Old Portsmouth including Portsmouth Cathedral
Also visit Marwell zoo and Exbury gardens and steam railway.
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29 Jul 2013
"Unas vacaciones perfectas en una casa encantadora."
Confortable y espaciosa casa con todas las comodidades. Barrio tranquilo y con supermercados cerca. A menos de 2 km de la playa y del centro.
Pasamos unas excelentes vacaciones con nuestros tres niños. Recomiendo está casa para vacaciones en familia.
Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you had a great family holiday in Portsmouth and enjoyed staying in our 'comfortable, spacious well situated family house with all amenities.' We aim to please and welcome families as we know that they will find lots to do in Portsmouth and have a happy time.
We look forward to welcoming you and your family again.
21 Dec 2011
This house is great : 4 bedrooms near the station, and if you need anything, you can ask to the neighboor.
Thank you for your review and yes the railway station is just 1km away. This is very useful for trips to London and other destinations. We look forward to welcoming you and your family again.
3 Dec 2011
"Great holidays in Portsmouth"
The house is not situated in the city centre but the bus stop and supermarket are within walking distance. The house is well-equipped. There is everything you need. The house benefits from a nice small courtyard, bathroom with corner bath and wifi. The seaside is about 2 km away.
Portsmouth is a fantastic town with a lot of history, good shopping and nice seaside. It's really worth visiting.
We are delighted that you enjoyed staying at our holiday house in Portsmouth. We like to make sure that our guests have everything they need so that they can relax in a comfortable house. The sunny courtyard is very pleasant and the air in Portsmouth is very refreshing.
We look forward to welcoming you again.
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