Harbour View 2
from £63 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:
from £63 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:
Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the total cost.
Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6 Home 678893
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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6
Harbour View 2 is a fantastic 2nd floor 2 bedroom apartment on the edge of the pedestrianised Gosport town centre in Hampshire with great transport links to Portsmouth and beyond being opposite the ferry and ferry bus station and only a short 5 minute ferry ride to the Portsmouth Harbour train station alongside the fantastic and vibrant Gunwharf Quays. The apartment has been recently converted, upgraded and furnished to a 4 * star standard with fantastic views over The Historic Harbour, The Quays, The Spinnaker Tower and all the goings on within the harbour entrance.
The apartment layout is well appointed with 2 well sized double bedrooms, a high spec modern shower room off the main entrance hallway and an open plan kitchen/lounge/diner to allow a feeling of space and contemporary living.
The laminated lounge/dining area is the main hub of the apartment and is well furnished with a leather sofa, armchair and pouffe with the dining area occupying an extending table, 4 chairs and matching sideboard plus offers dual windows affording great views over the goings on within the harbour, The Spinnaker Tower, the harbour entrance and out into The Solents waters beyond.
To the rear of the lounge is the open plan showroom quality modern kitchen with granite worktops, ceramic tiling to floor and walls, inset lighting, integrated stainless steel oven/hob/extractor hood, a separate fridge freezer, microwave, toaster, coffee maker and all other mod cons.
The 2 double bedrooms are finished with softer carpeted floors, with the main bedroom boasting a large double bed and window overlooking the harbour with its views, mirror fronted wardrobe, chest of drawers with dressing mirrors and bedside cabinets with lamp. The second bedroom has twin single beds, bedside table and lamp and a triple mirror fronted wardrobe. The bedding is superior quality crisp white cotton linen with feather pillows available if required.
The main high spec shower room has tiled floor and walls, a large corner shower, toilet, wash hand basin with cabinet over and a tall chrome towel rail. Fresh white towels are provided for each guest and are laid out on beds prior to your arrival.
A cot and high-chair are also available on request but guests are asked to kindly bring their own child's bedding please.
* Our star system is based on current English standards
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Stokes Bay 3.5 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton 32 km, Nearest railway: Portsmouth Harbour 100 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Access||Not suitable for wheelchair users|
The Hampshire 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. 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 :-)
With 24 miles of waterfront, 3 marinas, scenic walks and fantastic viewing points across to Portsmouth and the Isle of Wight. Gosport has a lot to offer, days at the beach, harbour, island and river boat trips, sailing, messing around in the water on funcraft, fishing either off the pontoons, the seawall, or on chartered boats. Keeping with the water there is the Submarine Museum at Dolphin, home to the Royal Navy's very 1st submarine (Holland 1) and the Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower at Priddys Hard.
We have a number of Forts within the area, part of 'Palmerstons Follies', the then prime minister who commissioned these buildings to deal with or prevent another French invasion, which subsequently never happened. These include Fort Brockhurst on land or The Spitbank Fort which sits in the middle of The Solent !
Gosport's great location and close proximity to Portsmouths Historic Dockyard, home to The Mary Rose, Nelsons HMS Victory and the HMS Warrior is only part of its appeal. With the addition of world class heritage sites, award-winning interactive museums and historic trails, plus Fort Brockhurst, the 17th Century Village and the Alver Valley Wildgrounds, Gosport is packed full of surprises and interesting places.
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