Gosport & Lee on Solent Holiday Brochure

With family-friendly accommodation, country walks, days out at the beach, harbour cruises and a host of outdoor and indoor activities, there is plenty to keep the whole family entertained in and around the area, whatever the weather.

Gosport’s great location and proximity to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is part of its appeal to those with an interest in the country’s naval history and heritage. With world class heritage sites, award-winning interactive museums, fascinating exhibitions and historic trails, Gosport is packed full of surprises and beautiful places. With the Historic Dockyard just a short boat trip away and some great joint-ticketing deals available, the opportunities to combine heritage and fun at affordable prices are limited only by your imagination.

With the iconic Spinnaker Tower, and retail and leisure complex of Gunwharf Quays just a stone’s throw away, there are a range of options for those looking to unwind at the end of a busy day or simply relax and watch the boats go by. If you want a more tranquil or intimate location, then Gosport has some great waterfront restaurants, bistros and pubs.

With three marinas and home to round-the-world-sailing legends Alex Thomson and Sir Robin Knox-Johnston’s Clipper Ventures, Gosport is the location of choice for crews, racing teams and solo sailors wanting easy access to the waters of The Solent, or Cowes on the Isle of Wight.


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