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Keppels Head

24 - 26 The Hard, Portsmouth PO13DT, England
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Ranked #23 of 36 Portsmouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Wenlock63 Telford, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Telford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

located a short walking distance from the historic dockyard with free car parking.Room 10 was massive with sea view.evening meals are not available but plenty of choice nearby.Breakfast was excellent and cooked to order.All the staff were very friendly and helpful,hairdryers kept in reception and available on request.Downside was noise from trains passing but this was negligeble with the windows... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
29 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As others have said first impressions are not good. The receptionist was very helpful though. We were in the Victory suite which is a great room, I just feel with a bit of extra work on it, it could be a fanatic room put a four poster bed in there the room is big enough. We had a view over... More

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

At first glance it might look ok but the signage outside shows the wear and tear which is apparent in some of the rooms. Having said that, the receptionist was welcoming and informative. Our room was on the first floor (a double/family room) plus a single on the 3rd floor. The bedding was clean but the beds were a little... More

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Lochwinnoch, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent night there before getting ferry to Spain. First impressions not good. Could do with a coat of paint and decor a bit tired. Only one hair dyer for all the guests, so out on loan tough luck. The bedroom was clean, bed comfy and plenty of hot water. When booking the room we had asked for decaffeinated tea and... More

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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a bank holiday weekend while we were doing the Historic Dockyard sights. The reason we chose this hotel was for it's great proximity to everything, two minutes walk to the Dockyard and Gunwharf Quays. The hotel itself was a bit of a disappointment. The decor was beyond old fashioned, the furnishings were old and dirty, and the... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
24 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this hotel because of its' location, car park, & reviews on Tripadvisor. We were not dissapointed. The staff were extremely helpful & friendly with lots of advice on local facilities when asked. The overall impression of our room was clean & comfortable but tired & in need of some tlc.. Nevertheless, the dining room is magnificent & the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a pretty good idea of what this hotel was going to be like before I arrived, so fortunately I was prepared for what I found. I was attending a wedding on HMS Warrior (barely 100m away), so all I really needed was somewhere to lay my head in the early hours. Positives: Brilliant location, friendly and helpful staff,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Rather than try and survive an early morning thrash down motorways I booked into this hotel so I could have an easier journey the night before. It was well worth it. From the moment of arriving in the evening I was looked after by a helpful and friendly member of staff. This is a nice hotel. Apparently it is a... More

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Prince George, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

This hotel shows it's age, but that is all the part of is charm. Yes, the floor creaked, but it was clean, the staff were friendly, and the breakfast was good. We also liked the location. Almost right on the water. If you like history, you will enjoy this hotel.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

That Staff åt the fantasticly located Hotel , must be some of the Most friendly and helpfull people i Have has the pleasure to meet.the Hotel is located very near the historic dockyards and Isle of wight ferry port , the building is old and Beautiful , and the rooms are large and spacious,Therese is also Good secure parning too... More

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Address: 24 - 26 The Hard, Portsmouth PO13DT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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The Keppel's Head Hotel (Est 1779) is situated in "The Hard" in Portsmouth. The Hard is a historical area with many connections to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, which is only a short stroll from the hotel. Gunwharf Quays is also nearby, which thrives with many shops, restaurants, clubs and pubs. ... more   less 
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