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The George Hotel

84 Queen Street, Portsmouth PO1 3HU, England
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Ranked #14 of 39 hotels in Portsmouth
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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northern lad
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a swanky boutique hotel then this is not for you; However if you are looking for a spotless warm comfortable friendly welcoming hotel extremly close to places of historical interest and city centre then you will find it when you walk into the George. We spent two nights here in March to see the Mary... More

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Peebles
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose the George because it is so close to the Mary Rose exhibition (absolutely brilliant). Couldn't have made a better choice. Friendly and helpfull staff, comfortable and clean rooms, meals -breakfast and dinner - all very good. Would I stay here again? Without any hesitation.

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Crawford, Nebraska
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I originally chose this hotel for its proximity to the naval museums and train station. I was not disappointed. The room was very clean, the staff friendly and helpful, plus the breakfast was excellent. They even offered to hold my bag until my evening departure on the ferry. It was a very enjoyable stay.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The George is one of our local pubs, nothing flash but full of character with good pub food and a regular venue for us through the week and for Sunday lunch. The staff are efficient, warm and friendly especially Jake and the owners, Paul and Nicki, are great hosts and often around to have a chat with. We recently went... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Breakfast was excellent with more than enough o eat. Felt very uncomfortable one evening in the bar on our return from a night out. We purchased a drink, but left for our room very shortly afterwards, because of the colourful language coming from a small group (I think regulars). This is not the sort of atmosphere anyone should encounter at... More

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Viareggio
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10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I just came by for a lunch stop AND to ask if they could hold my bulky luggage until four o'clock as I have booked a visit at the nearby Historical Dockyard and I would not be allowed in ( the Museum does not have a luggage deposit, no comment...) Believe it or not this is THE ONLY place out... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Good points: Very good customer service, clean rooms, bed quality is good, although there is a bar in the ground floor I did not have any problems with noise (I was in room 4 first day and then room 1 second day). There is a separate door access for people who don't like to enter the rooms through the bar,... More

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Sheffield
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I stayed at the George having read all the reviews posted, and decided to ignore the last one given that the rest of them showed mostly favourable comments. I'm glad I did as I thought it a good choice, and so did the friend I travelled with. It was so near to the historic dockyard, the harbour, and Gunwharf Quays... More

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

Before booking this location, my friend checked both bookings.com and trip advisor for ratings and both gave it pretty high scores so we were quite comfortable with our choice. After having been there, I am think many of the ratings came from friends of the pub as the place was very substandard and very much not worth the price we... More

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Saco, Maine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

We booked The George with our parents and their friends for an evening while visiting the Historic Dockyard. An absolutely pleasant experience. If you are looking for a nice comfortable place to spend an evening, have some good food and a drink in the pub with some local folks this is the place for you! Close to the train station,... More

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Address: 84 Queen Street, Portsmouth PO1 3HU, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
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Ranked #14 of 39 hotels in Portsmouth
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