WHY CHOOSE THE GIFT HOUSE PORTLAND?
It’s location on Jurassic coast UNESCO world heritage site
The Isle of Portland is a limestone tied island in the English Channel. Portland is a central part of the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site on the Dorset and east Devon coast, important for its geology and landforms. You might also be able to find a fossil if you are lucky.
Historic stone house
The Gift House is a historic seaman’s chaplaincy builded by portland stone. Portland stone, prized for its searing whiteness, has been used for centuries to build the most illustrious of architecture. Half of London is covered in it, examples like St Paul’s Cathedral, Buckingham Palace or may be the bank on your high street.
Panoramic sea view rooms
The Gift House located on the island oldest village, with its all 6 rooms facing the sea. You can enjoy panoramic sea view and beautiful sunset inside the house, on your bed if you prefer.
Portland is an explorer’s island; walking, cycling, rock climbing, fishing, diving, kayaking, sailing, paddling and abseiling for the sporty and museums, castles, lighthouses art and sculptures for those looking to discover a bit of history and heritage…and all on a tiny island!