20 Elphinstone Rd
Blue Star House provides comfortable guest-house accommodation with the added benefit of luxury self-catering facilities. Blue Star House has 7 double and 3 single en-suite bedrooms. all have super-comfortable beds hotel linen blackout curtains a useful desk and wired as well as wireless internet make working or studying here a comfortable option.
Blue Star has a coded entry system so you may arrive any time and not worry about keys or late nights!
Blue Star House provides high quality self-catering accommodation in the heart of Southsea. This Victorian house has been extensively renovated to provide modern comfort and is well appointed with quality fittings throughout. Each secure room has superfast broadband (wired and wi-fi) a Hypnos bed cotton linen a TV desk and a stylish en-suite wet room.
The house offers the freedom to cook for yourself in a stylish well-equipped kitchen with quality appliances and also a laundry room. Ideal for those with special dietary requirements. A bike store and a courtyard garden are provided at the rear of the house.
Key areas are covered by CCTV. In a residential street the house is within a hundred metres of the buzz of Southsea's shopping centre restaurants and bars. Southsea hosts regular Craft and Farmers? markets.
Almost as close is Southsea Common. This highly attractive 100 acre public area which fronts several miles of beach offers a castle two piers a funfair the D-Day Museum tennis courts golf links numerous cafes a hovercraft to the Isle of Wight recreation and barbecue areas a skatepark and play-parks as well as hosting festivals circuses and shows. Within 2 km of the house you will find Old Portsmouth with its Hot Walls and Spice Island (offering marvellous views of Portsmouth Harbour and Royal Navy warships) Cathedral the Historic Dockyard and Historic Ships Gunwharf Quays' retail outlets and restaurants the Spinnaker Tower Portsmouth University.
Law Courts and City Centre. Close by is Albert Road with the Kings Theatre The Wedgewood Rooms venue and a host of independent shops cafes and craft ale and wine bars. The best way to visit is by public transport.
Most of the attractions and 3 train stations are within within walking distance. Should you decide to bring your car local parking information is available upon your arrival.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Portsmouth area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Landport Gate - 0.5 miles (Historic Building)
King James Gate - 0.6 miles (Historic Building)
Royal Garrison Church - 0.7 miles (Historic Church)
Portsmouth Cathedral - 0.7 miles (Cathedral)
The Mary Rose - 1.2 miles (Museum)
Fort Cumberland - 2.5 miles (Historic Building)
Fort Brockhurst - 3.3 miles (Historic Building)
Portchester Castle - 3.4 miles (Castle)
Appley Tower - 4.9 miles (Historic Building)
Southwick Priory - 5.7 miles (Abbey)
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