Essential information

The Extras

Please use the following course descriptors in your consideration of what level you may think you are at. Our team is always more that happy to discuss with you the various options we have and any other questions or concerns you may have regarding booking, what to expect when you get here, travel and or accommodation arrangements.

 

Please e-mail info@miracles.uk.com, call us on 02392 601144 or write to us:, Miracles, Little Church, 51 Anglesey Road, Gosport, PO12 2DX

 

The Local Area

General

 

Situated on the beautiful South Coast on The Solent - turn your swim break into a holiday - there's lots to do and see!

 

We are situated in Alverstoke, Gosport, on the South Coast near Portsmouth, 400 yards form the beautiful Stokes Bay on The Solent overlooking the Isle of Wight Stokes Bay Beach is 2 minutes walk away with award winning picnic spots.

Many of our guests enjoy walking on the sea shore taking in the fresh sea air and watching the very busy waterway, that is the home training ground for many internationally famous yachts people, also taking refreshment at the fine beach side cafés

Perfect to watch the sunset or the cruise liners sail down The Solent as they depart Southampton for far away lands.

Alverstoke Village is in walking distance with a convenience store, pub, restaurant, a great fish and chip shop, Chinese restaurant, post office, tea rooms, gift shops and more.

Gosport Town Centre is a 4 minute drive or 20-30 minute walk away. From Gosport Town Centre you can take a passenger ferry to Portsmouth and it's train station (7 minute journey) runs everyday from 05:30am - midnight.

In Gosport

 

Lots to do in and around Gosport and Lee On the Solent

There are many beautiful walks and informative attractions in the area..

 

Royal Navy Submarine Museum
Come on board. Share the secret of living under the sea. Newly restored after £7m refit and ready for patrol! Assault all of your sense by walking on board HMS Alliance, the only remaining WW2 era British ocean going submarine.

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Explosion! is an award winning museum of naval warfare created within 18th century buildings at the Royal Navy's former armaments depot of Priddy's Hard, in Gosport, Hampshire. click for website


The Diving Museum
Gosport is the home of the global diving industry. The co-inventor of the diving helmet, John Deane, lived in Gosport from 1835 to 1845 during which time he discovered the Mary Rose. The first diving helmet ever sold by the inventors was to a Gosport mariner, Henry Abbinett. Gosport represents a natural home for the country's premier historical diving museum. click for website


 

Across the water in Portsmouth & Southsea

 

Portsmouth is a 7 min ride a way by passenger ferry from Gosport

Once across the water there are main transport links at the ferry around Portsmouth & Southsea as well as many main attractions at the ferry hub.

 

Gunwharf Quays
Across the water to Portsmouth is Gunwharf Quays situated right next to the ferry. A very popular destination. Home to 30 bars, restaurants and cafes, over 90 outlet shops, a Vue cinema, bowling alley, contemporary art gallery, and casino. website

 

Historic Dockyard
The Historic dockyard is next to Gunwhark Quays and is the worlds best collection of naval history. Visit the unique and award winning Mary Rose Museum. Explore the vast war ship of HMS Warrior 1860. Walk the decks of the iconic HMS Victory. And more! website

Spinnaker Tower
Whilst at Gunwharf Quays a visit to the Spinnaker Tower is a must. Experience the stunning views from this unique tower.  
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Southsea Castle
Built in 1544, the Castle was part of a series of fortifications constructed by Henry VIII around England's coasts to protect the country from invaders. Barely was the work completed when Henry VIII's flagship, the Mary Rose, tragically sank in front of the Castle. During the English Civil War, nearly a century later, the Castle was captured for the only time in its history, by Parliamentarian forces.

 

Admission to Southsea castle is free - website

Blue Reef Aquarium.

There’s a world of underwater adventure just waiting to be discovered at the award winning Blue Reef Aquarium.

Enjoy close encounters with graceful sharks and rays. Stroll among the colorful inhabitants of a coral reef in a spectacular underwater tunnel. . Meet our family of adorable otters in their riverside home and come face to face with some of the world’s most amazing amphibians from deadly poison dart frogs to curious iguanas.

More than 50 living displays bring the wonders of the aquatic world to life.  With informative talks and feeding demonstrations the aquarium is a spectacular experience whatever the weather. -- website

 

Still Unsure?

If you are still unsure why not speak to one of our neuristors directly. They will discuss your current experience and needs and recommend the right course for you. Please complete our contact form and they will call you back or alternatively call us on 02392 601144.

 

 

How to find us

Directions - if you're using Sat Nav our post code is PO12 2DX

By Air - Our nearest Airport is Southampton

 

By Rail - Our nearest Train Stations are Portsmouth Harbour coming from the East. Fareham coming from the West.


By Car - M27 Southbound. Leave the M27 at junction 11, then at Wallington Roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the A27. At Quay Street Roundabout branch left, then merge onto the A32. At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A32. Keep in the right hand lane onto Newgate Lane. At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Newgate Lane – B3385. At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Newgate Lane – B3385. At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Manor Way. At traffic lights veer left onto Cherque Way. At roundabout straight over, continue onto Cherque Way. At traffic lights turn left onto Privett Road. Take next right onto Browndown Road. At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Stokes Bay Road. At roundabout take first exit onto Anglesey Road. Take the second turning on the right Into Stephenson Close. Miracles can be found on the corner of Anglesey Road and Stephenson Close..


Booking & Payment

All courses booked must be paid for at least four weeks in advance of the course. We will require a non - refundable £50 deposit for all courses. Any refunds for bookings will incur a £10 administration fee. We accept all major credit and debit cards except Amex.

 

Cancellations

Should you or any member of your party have to cancel, the following cancellation charges apply (shown as a percentage of your total package):

  • More than 56 days prior to arrival
    Loss of deposit
    56 - 42 days prior (inclusive)
    30%
    41 - 28 days prior (inclusive)
    40%
    27 - 21 days prior (inclusive)
    50%
    20 - 14 days prior (inclusive)
    75%
    13 - 5 days prior (inclusive)
    90%
    Less than 5 days prior to arrival
    100%

 

For the avoidance of doubt, re-arranging course dates is considered a cancellation. All amendments or cancellations must be notified to us in writing and will only be deemed as received if you receive a response from us.

 

If you have any further questions or wish to speak to one of our team , if you wish to check availability of any courses or if you wish to book. then please telephone us on 02392 601144