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Whitecaps

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The roof terrace
Very good
37 reviews
The roof terrace
First Floor Balcony
A room with a view!
Lounge / Kitchen / Diner
Master bedroom
Kitchen
Dining Area
Bathroom
Laser Fleet coming back to Chichester harbour.
A visitor to the garden
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Overview
Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Hayling Island, Hampshire, England
Whitecaps is a 3 bedroom detached house in a 1930's private estate. The house is only a 2 minute walk from the sea and 5 minutes from the Hayling Island Sailing Club and marina. With a roof terrace with stunning views across Chichester Harbour and the Solent, this is an idyllic holiday home. The rear garden backs on to a nature reserve with rare breed cattle, deer and many different birds from woodpeckers to kestrels spotted at the bottom of the garden. A tennis court, green and children's swings add to the perfect setting.

A large master bedroom, a twin room and a bunk-bed / twin room provides plenty of accommodation - there is also a travel cot and high chair available on request. The large open plan lounge / kitchen / diner has a large balcony overlooking the nature reserve and the harbour. The roof terrace has dining facil...
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About the Owner, Clare Backshell R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : May 2010
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 37 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL129034
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Very good - based on 37 reviews
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Georgiahu...
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed April 18, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

As soon as we went into Whitecaps we had a lovely feeling. This gorgeous holiday let has everything you need. The photos do not do it justice. We could quite happily sit on the balcony all day and watch the sailing boats go by. Clare is extremely helpful and stays in touch. We highly recommend Whitecaps for a truly relaxing...

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Reviewed February 28, 2017 for a stay in February 2017
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Katie W
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Reviewed October 2, 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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people found this review helpful

We stayed at Whitecaps for the weekend of my wedding and we could not have asked for a better stay. The house has been finished to a high standard and is spacious and airy. The views from the balcony and the roof terrace are spectacular; we got some fantastic pictures of the bridal party from the roof terrace overlooking the...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Large bright modern home, fully refurbished in 2009. Situated in a lovely private estate with a central green, tennis court & swings. Very comfortably furnished, well equipped - a real home from home.

All bed linen and towels provided - except for beach towels. Travel cot and high chair available on request.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Should you require a gathering of 10 persons or more at the property at any one time, this will need to be arranged prior to your stay and approval in writing given.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    4 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$174
£127
$185
£135
$1,099
£800
Jul 1, 2018 -
Aug 31, 2018
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7 nights
$196
£143
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$1,374
£1,000
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Changeover days on Saturdays. PRICES ARE FULLY INCLUSIVE - bed linen and towels provided; basics such as toilet rolls, washing up liquid & cloths, dishwasher tablets. property professionally cleaned before & after your stay. Travel cot , high chair and stair gates are available free of charge upon request. Last minute bookings possible. Short stays possible, but a minimum charge of £265 applies. Pets allowed by prior agreement only - small charge may be made to cover extra cleaning charges. Discounts: If two weeks are booked, the second week will be discounted by 10% - extra discount may be applied for even longer bookings. Early bird discount of 5% given to any booking of a week or more made 6 months or more in advance (which can be added to the 10% second week discount if 2 weeks booked early - giving a 15% saving).
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About the neighborhood
Hayling Island is only a small island, but it has much to offer to resident or visitor alike.

Hayling's combination of rural and marine environments has left us a legacy of unique natural history and a bio-diversity with walking distances of anywhere on the Island.

Hayling Island also has over 3 miles of beaches right on the doorstep of the Solent as well as the Harbours of Langstone and Chichester. With its safe open spaces, fresh air and sheltered waters, Hayling Island has much to offer those that enjoy sports of all kinds, whether on land or at sea.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Southampton: 28.0 mi
Railway: Havant: 7.5 mi
Ferry: Portsmouth: 13.7 mi
Situated on the South Coast of England.
Nearest train station Havant (8 miles) or Emsworth (9 miles). From Havant station travellers can either take a taxi or hop on a bus from the nearby bus station. Trains from London Waterloo, London Victoria & London Bridge to Havant take between 1 hr 20 mins - 1 hr 45 mins.

1 hour 30 mins minutes from Gatwick or Heathrow airports and 45 minutes from Southampton airport by car. By train, Gatwick 1 hr 10 mins mins, Heathrow 1hr 45 mins, Southampton 1 hour.

Ferries and FastCat services to mainland Europe from Portsmouth (20 minutes away) and Southampton (45 minutes away).

Local Hayling taxi companies are listed on
http://www.hayling.co.uk/directory/transport-taxis-23.php

A car hire company with a Hayling Island pick up point
http://www.hayd...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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