Sleeps up to 20 guests in 1 property
The Dairy House
Open: Available all Year
Short breaks available
Sleeps 20 Total
Beach or Coastal
The Dairy House is a beautiful spacious detached Victorian house just a minute from the foreshore of Portsmouth Harbour benefitting from views over the water from the living room and three of the seven bedrooms.
Each of the 7 bedrooms have superior quality kingsize double beds which can separate to create 2 singles and are made up with crisp white cotton linen and fresh white towels for each guest. 2 of the bedrooms are 'family rooms' which can sleep a 3rd and 4th person plus the 3 large sofas within the lounge convert to create extra beds for extra guests if required.
The five luxury bathrooms all have quality fitted showers and the main bathroom boasts a sumptuous corner bath. The kitchen is fitted with all mod cons, a range style gas cooker, washing machine, dishwasher, an American walk in style fridge freezer and there is even a second fridge/freezer if required. The adjacent dining room features a stunning oak 16 seater dining table with 16 matching high backed leather dining chairs plus a smaller overspill table and 4 chairs to allow dining for up to 20.
The lounge also seats 20 with a telescope positioned in front of the large picture window to view the goings on in the Harbour and across to Portsdown Hill beyond. In addition the property boasts a super fun games room with a pool/snooker table, table tennis table, a 50" TV and Wii plus plenty of games to keep young and old amused. Finally there is the conservatory off the dining and games room where it is lovely to escape with your morning tea and toast and enjoy the first of the morning sun.
All linen and towels are provided and are changed weekly with a mid week maid service available on request. Child cots, highchairs and stairgates also available at no cost. (If cots are provided guests are asked to please bring their own childs bedding).
To the rear of the house there is the patio area with table and chairs, the lawn and a large hardstanding by the rear double gates where children can play whatever the weather and enough room to allow a couple of cars or a small boat to be moved off road if required. 3-4 smaller cars can be parked off road on the gravelled drive at the front and there is plenty of on road parking alongside the house and the main street.
Please see Trip Advisor for over 50 positive reviews.
Set in the southern coastal town of Gosport, Hampshire with 3 nearby beaches, the house is only 1 minute from the foreshore of Portsmouth Harbour and is a 5 minute ferry ride to Portsmouth and Gunwharf Quays which has over 90 designer retail outlets, 30 restaurants/cafes/bars, a 14 screen cinema, a 26 lane bowling alley and the now iconic Spinnaker Tower. The tower is the UKís second tallest publicly accessible building which soars to a height of over 500 feet where you can stand on its splendid viewing platforms and look out over the water to The Isle of Wight and The Spitbank Fort in the middle of the Solent's waters, then back inland over Portsmouth, Gosport, The Roman Castle at Portchester and as far as the eye can see.
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, on chartered boats or in Brockhurst Fort Moat or the nearby River Farm Lake at Titchfield. 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, a 10 minute walk from The Dairy House which displays the navys firepower over the years and who's coffee shop looks out over the harbour. 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 !
Hampshire is one of Britainís most unspoiled counties, its coastline boasts a bunch of seaside resorts and includes the great maritime cities of Portsmouth and Southampton, two of Englandís largest and most historic ports. Inland lies the New Forest National Park with Winchester being the 9th Century Saxon Capital of King Alfred's Kingdom plus to the east is the glorious chalk-based South Downs. It is also home to a cute bundle of picturesque villages and some of Britainís most enchanting castles and great houses plus the famous National Motor Museum at Beaulieu.
There are 3 Public houses in close proximity to The Dairy House. The Old House at Home is only a few minutes away who serve good pub food, The Jolly Rodger is a five minute walk and is a good locally recognised 'gastropub' with views over the harbour or there is The Windsor Castle, again only 5 minute walk which has a pool table, darts board and occasional live music.
Prices from £1,300 to £2,995
Please contact us for further information
Special Low Season Availability Offers:
Friday 21st April 2017: £2,400 down to £1,800 for a 2 or 3 night stay
Mid Week Stays:
Monday 17th April 2017: £1,600 down to £1,200 for a 4 night stay
Monday 24th April 2017: £1,087 down to £815 for a 4 night stay
Monday 8th May 2017: £1,086 down to £815 for a 4 night stay
Monday 15th May 2017: £1,086 down to £869 for a 4 night stay
Monday 22nd May 2017: £1,500 down to £1,200 for a 4 night stay
Monday 29th May 2017: £1,500 down to £1,275 for a 4 night stay
Monday 5th June 2017: £1,000 down to £850 for a 4 night stay
Monday 12th June 2017: £1,000 down to £900 for a 3 night stay
Monday 19th June 2017: £1,000 down to £900 for a 3 night stay
Monday 3rd July 2017: £1,150 down to £1,035 for a 3 night stay
Monday 17th April 2017: £3,200 down to £2,400 for a 7 night stay
Monday 3rd July 2017: £2,300 down to £2,070 for a 7 night stay
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