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Fortitude Cottage

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51 Broad St. | Old Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2JD, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My Husband and I spent 1 night, and what can I say, it was wonderful. Maggie and Mike are fantasic hosts they made us feel extremely welcome. We stayed in room 1 which had a view over the harbour. It was spotlessly clean, lovely decor and a very comfy bed. Breakfast was great, a good selection of fresh fruit, cereals... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a three night stay here, having never visited Portsmouth before. What a pleasant surprise! The accommodation was out of this world. We had a very spacious room, fantastic bathroom, very large comfortable bed and excellent décor. We even had a surprise when opening the fridge! (A complimentary bottle of bubbly) The view from the window was so interesting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a night before setting off to France and were not disappointed! Having stayed in Portsmouth a few times this is by far the best spot we have found. Clean, comfortable and very welcoming, this place is in a perfect location being only a 5 minute walk to Gunwharf Quay, 10 minute drive to the Cross Channel Ferries... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely B&B in Old Portsmouth Fantastic Location Great views of the Isle of Wight Ferry Terminal / Harbour Delicious Breakfast Beautiful room... Modern, Clean , comfy bed Me and my partner will be returning!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and Mrs L decided to have a night away in Pompey, whenever we come here this is where we stay. Had the Penthouse room, great evening was great to have a couple of bottles on the roof. If there was a poached egg section on Masterchef Mike would walk it !!! As always a great welcome Mike & Maggie... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Wonderful little B&B. Mike and Maggie were wonderful host. This B & B is a block from the ocean and walking distance to Historical ships. Our room was very nice. We slept well even though our room was ground floor street level. Breakfast was in a charming room up stairs with everything you could ask for in an English Breakfast.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

a really smart place to stay, the atmosphere and ambiance was magical. a tranquil heaven of peace but just a stroll from the vibrant portsmouth and gunwarf shopping. the management and staff were charming. great b&b great city.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Fortitude Cottage is a super place to stay in Old Portsmouth - just off the beaten track, but close enough to walk to all the main sights! The rooms are very well-appointed with comfortable beds and more than ample storage. Breakfast leaves nothing to be desired, with a broad choice ranging from a light continental breakfast to a full English... More 

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Wallingford, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

My wife and I have been here three times. I would class it as home from home, but only better. Everything is A1, Room, Shower and Breakfast, room 5. Would not hesitate to recommend it to anyone to stay. Lovely Hosts

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Together with friends, just spent another couple of nights at Fortitude Cottage. As with our previous stay, we were made to feel very welcome, rooms were of the highest standard. Breakfast delicious and set's you up for the day. Location is perfect, plenty of things to do and good choice of local eateries.

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