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Keppels Head

24 - 26 The Hard, Portsmouth PO13DT, England
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Ranked #27 of 39 Portsmouth B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Clutton
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On the good side...the location is excellent being just a short stroll from the historic dockyards. It has its own secure car park. The staff are friendly and very helpful. Breakfast was good, hot and freshly cooked. Our room was large with a great view of the harbour area. It was quiet and not too hot, linen was clean and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted to visit Portsmouth to see the Historic Dockyard so location was the key. After reading reviews on here sime good some bad I decided to give the Keppels Head a go. On the outside its clear that it needs a lot of tlc although appearance is not eveything. I was greeted by a very helpful man in reception... More 

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Hull
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Keppels Head for a long weekend. The hotel is a bit dated, but very clean. The room we had was a very good size,with a double and single bed in. The breakfast was very good, a good selection to choose from. The hotel is very close to the Historic Dockyards and Gunwharf, it is also only a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only good thing about this hotel is the location. Perfectly positioned two minutes from trains, coach stop and gun wharf quay. At first we thought it was fine..very dated room, avocado bathroom suite with regency wallpaper on bathroom walls, not decorated since the 80,s I'm guessing..but chuffed that it was close to everything and we were only staying one... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Really needs updating. Shower consisted of a tap attachment and no shower curtain. The sink was cracked and the carpets stained. Room 28 was in a very poor state. The staff were friendly and helpful and the location spot on. It is such a shame that the owners think that this is an acceptable standard in 2015. Wi-fi downstairs only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here on wednesday night with my husband and two teenage sons had two lovely large rooms with two chairs, a sofa sons room had a double and single bed big bathroom in both rooms with shower and bath and toiletries no hairdryet was at the front with a lovely sea front view from large windows rooms werr a little... More 

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Bingley
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

What this hotel lacks in decor it makes up for with its location. Yes, the rooms are tired and tatty but this hotel has heart as do the staff - a good breakfast too. All the sights are a few minutes walk away, the perfect location for a mini break.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Keepers head is a rather tired hotel, but it offers a warm welcome and is in a truly great position in Southsea, Portsmouth. I'm sure many clients are there for the ferries but being within walking distance of Gunwarf Quays and the Mary arose museum, the hotel is ideally placed for you to easily enjoy the benefits the area has.... More 

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Oxford, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I read most of the reviews on this Hotel, and they are mainly on the same theme, and knowing that I still booked three rooms there. The reason was the price, the fact we only wished to stay one night, the all included breakfast and the superb location. So I wasn't going to let the decor put me off. The... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Stayed for one night, staff very friendly, hotel does need redecorating and a few maintenance jobs carried up but we liked it, it has character , . Great view from our room,bit noisy but I slept thro night , beds were very comfy. Breakfast was as good as anywhere and parking was free. Would definitely stay again even my partner... More 

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