1 Seaview Terrace, Emsworth - a cottage that sleeps 6 guests in 3 bedrooms
Situated at the top of Chichester Harbour, a designated area of outstanding natural beauty, Emsworth is a beautiful market town, popular with sailors, walkers, artists and tourists. Emsworth has an interesting history with a long established reputation for oyster fishing and boat building. The sailing clubs are thriving centres for sailing enthusiasts and the pretty streets have a fascinating mixture of different architectural styles. It remains a bustling village centre with independent food shops and more specialist antique and bookshops. Emsworth has some wonderful pubs and great restaurants catering for all tastes and budgets. A gentle walk around the village, which has superb harbour views, gives a genuine feel for the past.
Chichester Harbour is the second largest natural harbour in the UK, it is a safe and varied sailing area with waterside pubs and extensive wildlife including a seal colony and variety of wading birds. The harbour is a Mecca for water sports of all kinds giving access to the Solent for yachting enthusiasts, Hayling Island for kite surfing and windsurfing and Langstone Harbour for waterskiing. Portsmouth is in easy reach to the west - approx 15 minutes by car or train. Chichester is a similar distance to the east. Chichester is an historical city surrounded by beautiful countryside and the South Downs. It has a thriving shopping centre and world famous Festival Theatre. Goodwood on the South Downs above Chichester, hosts regular horse racing and motor racing along side classic car events.
Emsworth enjoys excellent car, rail and bus links. It is within 3 miles of the A3 and A27 and Emsworth station has regular trains to London, Brighton and Southampton. London is just 65 miles away.
It is 20 minutes from the main international ferry terminals of Portsmouth and 40 minutes from the recently refurbished Southampton International Airport.