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“Fantastic house for a party!”
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Review of 1908 Lodge Wing 1

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45 reviews
Front of property with plenty of parking space
Entrance
Main hallway
Hallway
Kitchen
Dining room
Lounge
Bedroom 1 - Triple ensuite room - can be double and single or 3 single beds
Bedroom 1 ensuite shower room
Bedroom 2 - Ground floor triple room with wheelchair accessible wetroom
Bedroom 2 Wetroom
Bedroom 3 - Double or twin ensuite room
Bedroom 3 ensuite
Bedroom 4 - Double (or twin) ensuite room
Bedroom 4 ensuite shower room
Bedroom 5 - Quad room with ensuite - can be double and 2 singles or 4 singles
Bedroom 5 ensuite shower room
6 seater hot tub
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Holiday Rental House -
7 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 20
Gosport, Hampshire, England

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Graham J
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Fantastic house for a party!”
Reviewed 21 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Booked for my wife's 40th celebrations with friends - 14 of us in total - 1908 Lodge proved to be a fantastic venue. Bedrooms were spacious, with the majority en-suite. There was communal dining downstairs & a decent-sized living room on the first floor. Noise didn't travel far from the living room, meaning some were able to sneak off to bed while others continued the celebrations.

The kitchen was surprisingly tiny for the size of the property, but well equipped. Breakfasts & an evening meal were cooked there for all. Bobby's Pizza supplied the other tasty meal & great walks along Stokes Bay Beach & at the Wildgrounds Nature Reserve provided daytime entertainment. The hot tub on the deck also provided much hilarity one evening!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016

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Liked best: Everything - the hot tub was a great pick me up in the morning!
Liked least: We wish there had been a tv in the downstairs lounge so we could have used the Xbox and Kinect that we bought downstairs
Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Large groups
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kazabella...
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Perfect”
Reviewed 6 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015

We stayed in the 1908 lodge wing 1 for a few days from NYE and had a great time there!
It's perfect for large families of all ages!
The kids loved the garden and the hot tub which kept them entertained for hours!
The house is well equipped and the bedrooms are really spacious with most of them having ensuite shower rooms!
It's close to local shops, pubs etc and a short walk to get the ferry to Portsmouth!
All in all the 1908 lodge was perfect for us and catered for all our needs.

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Management Response
7 Jan 2016
Thank you for your lovely comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope you will come back for a return visit some time in the future.
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Susan D
Bedford, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
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“Very comfortable, spacious and welcoming”
Reviewed 6 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We had a great week in Gosport staying at the 1908 Lodge. The youngest member of our party was 6 weeks old and the oldest 69 - the house accommodated us all in comfort. Very convenient location - shops close by and only a short walk to the ferry across to Portsmouth Harbour. The kitchen was well equipped and there was lots of fridge and freezer space, plenty of crockery and glasses - great for large groups. Our thanks to the owner and caretaker for making our stay so pleasant..

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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Matt D
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
“Amazing House - Great Weekend.”
Reviewed 16 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

I booked Wings 1 & 2 of the 1908 Lodge for my 30th birthday weekend in early October. In short - an incredible venue.

The house itself was lovely and perfect for large groups. There were 29 of us in total, but everyone had a comfy bed (although some had to make do with bunks). Prior to arrival, I was in contact with Evelyn (the owner), to arrange bed configurations, and upon arrival all rooms were clean, tidy and with towels provided for each guest.

The house is very large and spacious, however, for a group as large as 30 it was not possible for us to all sit around the one table at the same time. However, for smaller groups renting either Wing 1 or Wing 2, this would certainly be possible. We found the kitchen in Wing 2 to be more accessible and larger than that in Wing 1, and the living room for Wing 2 is on the ground floor, whilst Wing 1 is located on the first floor near a number of bedrooms. However, both living rooms are spacious and can comfortably seat 10-15 people (with room for extra chairs if necessary).

Outside, the hot tubs were plenty of fun and very easy to operate.

The house is located about 100m away from a Waitrose, and we took a 20min stroll to the Harbour. There didn't seem to be a great selection of pubs on the Gosport side of the Harbour, but there are plenty of nautical museums and the area itself appeared quite nice.

One final point to mention is that I arranged to use the catering company recommended by Evelyn on the Friday night. This did not disappoint. The food provided by Angela, Jane (and team) was amazing and very reasonable price-wise. They also cleared plates and washed up, and there was plenty of food leftover, even after feeding 29 hungry mouths!

All in all, a weekend to remember and a house that has all my friends talking!

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Liked best: Hot tubs, location, comfy beds, high ceilings
Liked least: Small kitchen for Wing 1
Travelling group: Large Group
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Large groups
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
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