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Cowes View cosy beach side cottage, amazing sea views near Fareham, Portsmouth

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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Cowes View is a secret made to share.The cottage has amazing panoramic sea views across the Solent. From the terrace and the balcony watch the yachts,cruise liners, Cowes week, tall ships, dinghies, canoes, wind and kite surfers, and many other sea faring vessels sail by.Relax in bed and listen to the waves lap against the shoreline, watch the sun rise and set over the glistening water, stroll along the beach from Cowes View's own access and swim in the sea, Be assured the quality is offered to 4 star luxury as required by Visit England official tourist rating board. The cottage has WIFI The cottage is ideal for a romantic getaway, your wedding night, and a family/couple retreat. Cowes View has free view TV and internet access for those of you who like to keep in touch (not for Ipad).... Cowes View is a secret made to share.The cottage has amazing panoramic sea views across the Solent. From the terrace and the balcony watch the yachts,cruise liners, Cowes week, tall ships, dinghies, canoes, wind and kite surfers, and many other sea faring vessels sail by.Relax in bed and listen to the waves lap against the shoreline, watch the sun rise and set over the glistening water, stroll along the beach from Cowes View's own access and swim in the sea, Be assured the quality is offered to 4 star luxury as required by Visit England official tourist rating board. The cottage has WIFI The cottage is ideal for a romantic getaway, your wedding night, and a family/couple retreat. Cowes View has free view TV and internet access for those of you who like to keep in touch (not for Ipad). There are two double bedrooms,a bathroom, a mezzanine with a sofa bed ideal for children to hide away in the 'crews nest'.Downstairs is a wet room with a toilet and shower. Underfloor heating is throughout the ground floor, the kitchen, dining and lounge look out to The Solent. Cowes View is ideally located to visit Hampshire a county steeped in History, rolling downs,a varied coastline. Visit Portsmouth with its historic Dockyard, home to The Victory Nelson's flagship and The Mary Rose, The Warrior.Spinnaker Tower at Gun Wharf Quays. The New Forest, Beaulieu National Motor museum, Southampton, Winchester, The South Downs, The Hamble and within walking distance The Titchfield National Nature Reserve. More
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About the Owner
Mel V
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:November 2008
Interaction with guests
I live a few minutes down the road, I let my guests arrive and explore and discover things for themselves but if needed I am a 'phone call away and be at the cottage in a few minutes if necessary.I will call in during the guests stay just to check all is OK.
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Reviewed 15 September 2019

I cant write a review because the owner cancelled my booking at the last moment. Found another one Solent Sea View for same days and cancelled that one.Most unsatisfactory as I was in the area for a family funeral.I recieved an invoice for both these...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Resort29435497919
Reviewed 18 July 2019

Thank you very much Mel for your kindbess. We have had a Wonderful stay at your beautiful Cottage. What we liked best was the magnificent view.

Date of stay: July 2019
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Reviewed 12 May 2019 via mobile

Beautiful place,loved everything about it,Will definitely be back x the views are just stunning,sad to leave x

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank mandidonachie
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

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Date of stay: September 2018
MELV94, VR Owner at Cowes View cosy beach side cottage, amazing sea views near Fareham, Portsmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Found this cottage last minute to visit family in the area and wow what a find, this is such a quirky cottage in an ideal location. So comfortable and everything you could need is here. Being able to take my dog with me was a...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Lynne V
MELV94, VR Owner at Cowes View cosy beach side cottage, amazing sea views near Fareham, Portsmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Thanks Linda for your lovely comments, it’s always great to welcome lovely people, we will welcome you back anytime, thanks Mel

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
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About the neighbourhood
Cowes week is one of the biggest weeks in the sailing calendar, the view from Cowes View is spectacular with the Solent parading with sails and yachts. Southampton Boat show is another date for the sailing enthusiast. The Victorian Festival of Christmas held at the Historic dockyard, Portsmouth, a great family event, with snow, bands, fairground rides many stalls. The New Forest Show. Goodwood has many events, The Festival of Speed, Goodwood revival, very exciting and easily accessible from Cowes View.
Getting around
The local train station is Fareham, trains go to Brighton, London, Cardiff, then 10 miles away there is Southampton Parkway which has direct trains going North and Portsmouth Harbour with similar links to Fareham. The local buses run outside the cottage and go to Fareham, Stubbiington village has more buses, a mile away to Southampton, Gosport,and Portsmouth. Southampton airport is 10 miles away.
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