“Excellent Facilities and friendly and helpful owners” We recently had a weekend away with four couples and two young children and found 40 Retreat to be the perfect venue. The house was in very good condition with the open kitchen and dining area grea
“The nest house to spend quality family time in Portsmouth”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
Amazing house! it felt like home! Lovely decoration, spacious rooms, living room and kitchen, ideal for large families wanting to spend some real quality time! Fully equipped, modern and with everythi… More
“Beautiful house, great hospitality from owners”
Reviewed 18 Mar 2013
Great location, close to the Kings Theatre were we had our annual Empower Conference. Close to the seafront and great shops on Palmerston Road.
Steve and Malisa let our guests have the run of their… More
“The best rented house I've ever stayed in in the UK”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2013
What a lovely house! It was spacious, comfortable and felt like home. It feels like it's lived in and has charm, character and everything you could possibly want with that extra homelike feeling becau… More
“Fantastic Apartment - Excellent value for money” Great Couple of days . Parking a real bonus. Apartment finished to a very high standard and
everything is catered for, a real home form home. Steve the owner very welcoming.. Great central location
We stayed here for a few days over new year with our 2 young children and my wife's parents. The house was beautiful, finished to a very high spec with enough room for us to enjoy without being crowde… More
“A weekend to remember and one to be repeated!”
Reviewed 1 Nov 2013
Booked this apartment to celebrate a special Birthday with 3 generations of family. It looked lovely on the internet but when we got there it was even better! Very spacious, well equipped and luxuriou… More
Reviewed 15 Jul 2013
Best stay ever!
We had a very warm welcome. The owner was very Kind and helpfull.
The house is perfect, very clean and well equiped.
Perfect stay… More
“comfortable, well situated, well equiped accomadation.” More than we expected, Susan was there to meet us and show us how
everything worked, well equipped kitchen with welcome pack.
First rate and will definitely stay there again.
This is what I have been loking for.... I had 10 people coming to my wedding from abroad. It was an extended family consisting of grandparents, parents, grandchildren, teenagers. I wanted them to live… More
“Beautifully furnished apartment and close to all amenities”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2012
400 yds from Southsea Common. Quiet area, close to a chip shop and pub !
Smart and modern kitchen. Excellent bathroom and bedroom. Comfotable double sofa.
Would recommend to anyone,… More
“Very convenient location for Portsmouth and Southsea”
Reviewed 4 Jul 2015
Booked for four weeks while we had building work carried out on our own house. The apartment was conveniently located, within easy walking distance of the centres of Portsmouth and Southsea, with the … More
We had a really good time in Portsmouth. The apartment was ideal for us. A great location with everything our family needed within easy walking distance or a short bus ride away, with theme parks and … More
Thank you, we are so pleased you had a lovely stay
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
Accommodation was good very clean,had a problem with one of the neighbours Bit was resolved . Would recommend and I will go there algain… More
“A convenient third floor apartment close to the sea front”
Reviewed 14 Dec 2014
Apartment clean, spacious and tidy. Quiet. View of the sea (just). Location is convenient for coast, Southsea and Portsmouth. Very close to main bus route.
Day parking outside the apartment is pay by… More
Thanks for your kind review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay at our Seafront apartment. Please note that there is a lift available to all floors.
“Lauralee House was well above expectations !” My husband and I recently spent 11 nights at Lauralee House and were absolutely delighted with the property. Gill, the owner, has gone above and beyond ensuring the comfort of her guests. This is the bes
My wife and I highly recommend a two-bedroom apartment in Southsea/Portsmouth, England that we recently rented for a week. Comfortable, with well equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, it was centrally l… More
“Will be returning”
Reviewed 20 Aug 2016
Found the flat by chance , fantastic value, seriously close to everything even if you don't have a car(taxi's cheaper than buses in southsea!)
Wife & 2 x 14 year olds loved it
Clean , modern,comfy.… More
“Central City Location with all the usual asociated pluses (& minuses!).”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2016
This apartment is situated a few minutes walk from Southsea Common on a road junction opposite a pub and a Co-op convenience store, so these essential amenities are effectively on-site. Most of the si… More
“Excellent place to stay” Excellent apartment in a great location near to the beach and great bus links. The parking space was a bonus as it gave us more opportunity to explore by foot and bus. Everything we needed for our stay. The whole family found
“Comfortable, convenient & everything so close by!”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2016
What a lovely apartment, spacious, airy and perfect for our family of three. The apartment had everything that we required and Jozie was fabulous and very friendly. The parking space was great and mea… More
“Bright and Airy” We stayed for a week in this clean, light and spacious apartment. It was well equipped with everything we needed.
Its location is ideal for the places of interest in Portsmouth, the restaurants and shops of Southsea and ferries to
A 3 bedroom Town House close to the beach, restaurants, historical sites,with private off-road parking, which accomodates up to five people, pets very welcome. Local transport links to all attractions either within Portsmouth or further afield on your doorstep. No same …see more
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 smal… More
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.
“Unas vacaciones perfectas en una casa encantadora.”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2013
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 niñ… More
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.
The apartment consists of a fully fitted modern kitchen with dining table and seating for 6 people, bathroom with bath and separate shower, lounge which has gorgeous Victorian windows with views across the common and beyond, two comfy sofas to relax on with a book, or t …see more
“Fantastic” We Have been before and as last year traveled with our grandson now 5 who wants to live at 17 The Berkeley and I agree with him perfectly lovely apartment in the best possible position on the seafront.
We will go again my grandson has alre
Stayed here for the best June weather we have had for years. The flat is very comfortable and has everything needed for a carefree holiday. The view of the Solent is excellent don't forget to take you… More
“Perfect seaside apartment”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2012
This is a lovely apartment with direct access to the beautiful promenade at Southsea and the beach. Views of the Solent from the kitchen and lounge windows, always lots of ships to watch. The area is … More
Thank you and hope to see you again .
“Comfortable, well equipped, conveniently located with wonderful panoramic views”
Reviewed 11 Apr 2012
We enjoyed a fantastic seaside break in a lovely apartment. Every comfort is catered for. Well equiped kitchen. Plenty to do, no problems with parking and very easy to spend time just watching the … More
Thank you so much for you review and hope to see you soon .
“Really nice place to stay in holiday” We really happy about our holiday house.it's very clean as well value and service is much better than others.I would like thanks Mr.alwin .we never forgot this holiday house in our life.it's gave us really nice
“All the amenities of home, comfortable beds, crazy stairs!” This quirky three story place is quite comfortable. One must be fit enough for the steep stairs though. The kitchen is well appointed. There is a washing machine and heated drying rack. The
“A place you can call HOME” The cottage is very beautiful and clean. The owner took care of all the details. There is a very spacious kitchen with dining area and comfortable living room. The garden is perfect for barbecue or relaxing during sunny day
The cottage is in the heart of Portsmouth, literally a close step far from everything. The house stands out against all the rest of the neighborhood, like a magnetic pole from street's junction but st… More
It is a very quiet with no overlooking houses, so very private with loads of free parking and very close to the beach and local amenities, pubs and restaurantsIt is in best part of Southsea amongst the most expensive properties and right next to canoe lake and the seNo …see more
“Light and airy house in great location” We had an extended stay and enjoyed the benefit of the house's central location. It is just a couple of minutes walk from bus links to all areas of the city, and in the other direction a very short walk to the
A lovely late Victorian dock labourers house, coplete with the original boot scraper to the outside. The property has recently been sympathetically refurbished. The Property has a front reception room arranged as a single bedroom, off a corridor leading through to the l …see more
“Great place to stay!” We had a great time staying in the house. The bedrooms are very spacious.
The owner provided us with everything we needed. The location is brilliant because it is very close to everything. The host was very welcoming and helpful
We had a wonderful time. everything we needed was within waling distance, beach took us about 45 minutes but we had small children stopping to look at everything! local shop 30 seconds away, big Asda … More
"The house was exactly what we needed" - we are delighted to know that this house suited your family's needs so well - with it's complete refurbishment and redecoration throughout in July 2012 we have had very positive feedback from clients concerning the cleanliness and standard of interior decoration. The closeness of the park, just around the corner is handy isn't it? Thank you so much for already recommending the house to other people.
Reviewed 26 Aug 2012
The house was brilliant just what we needed with 4 children aged 5 and under.
Everything you need for if you plan on cooking in and close enough to everything if you fancy going out.
About 30 mins w… More
"The house was brilliant" - thank you for such excellent feedback, we pride ourselves with offering a spotlessly clean house in a very convenient location - as you say - there are a fantastic number of places to try if you feel like a meal out, and with Asda so closeby stocking up with food is easy too. We're delighted the whole family had such a great time. Thank you very much for highly recommending us.
Reviewed 31 Aug 2012
lovely house, has everything u need and has plenty of space and a gorgeous garden i would well recommend to familys.made my holiday alot more enjoyable.… More
Thank you very much for your positive review. We've modelled the garden on the style of a private beach, complete with sun parasol to complete the feel good factor, so glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards, Christine
A great late Victorian terraced house built for atrisans/ craftsmen working in the docks and their familiesThe property has recently been redecorated and has a separate kitchen and lounge to the rear of the house, with patio doors to the patio garden and a front …see more
We stayed for a week in this clean, light and spacious apartment. It was well equipped with everything we needed.
Its location is ideal for the places of interest in Portsmouth, the restaurants and shops of Southsea and ferries to the Isle of Wi …
Seafront Flat... Views across the Solent
Stayed here for the best June weather we have had for years. The flat is very comfortable and has everything needed for a carefree holiday. The view of the Solent is excellent don't forget to take your binoculars. My wife appreciated the beautiful cu …
Bright and Airy 2 Bed by the Sea
Comfortable, convenient & everything so close by!
What a lovely apartment, spacious, airy and perfect for our family of three. The apartment had everything that we required and Jozie was fabulous and very friendly. The parking space was great and meant we could explore by foot - we ended up walking …
Accommodation was good very clean,had a problem with one of the neighbours Bit was resolved . Would recommend and I will go there algain …
Spice Cottage , Southsea
All the amenities of home, comfortable beds, crazy stairs!
This quirky three story place is quite comfortable. One must be fit enough for the steep stairs though. The kitchen is well appointed. There is a washing machine and heated drying rack. The cottage was very clean and the linens were soft and the be …
Great place to see Portsmouth from
My wife and I highly recommend a two-bedroom apartment in Southsea/Portsmouth, England that we recently rented for a week. Comfortable, with well equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, it was centrally located to pubs, restaurants, grocery stores, shop …