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Fortitude Cottage

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   51 Broad St. | Old Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2JD, England
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Ranked #2 of 36 Portsmouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It's always a joy to return to a place and find out it's just as good as you remember it, but it's an even greater pleasure to find out it's better. Last time we visited we were in room 5, this time we had the pleasure of room 8. A huge room with a fantastic bathroom, aircon and harbour views.... More

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Rm 7 and were able to walk to the Historic Ships and Museums easily, which was the main reason for our visit. Our hosts helped us to park when we arrived as the Old Town was very busy. Our room had a view over the ferry port and had every comfort, with lovely fittings. We had a... More

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Southport, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I always stay at Fortitude Cottage when on business trips in the area. Staff are friendly and accommodating and the rooms are of a very high standard. I will continue to stay here and would always recommend.

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the heart of the docklands precinct, Fortitude House is within easy walking distance to the main attractions. Our room, Room 3, was spotless, clean and neat, beds were nice and firm. It is however, on the small side. Ok for a night but if staying longer one of the bigger rooms would be preferable. Fortunately we travel very... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I read reviews I often take them with a pinch of salt. Fortitude Cottage deserves all the good reviews on this site. Mike and Maggie are fantastic hosts and the hotel is spotlessly clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent. We had one of the small rooms and was more than adequate for a short stay. We will return if... More

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Melbourne, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mike and Maggie were helpful and breakfast was yummy! The ensuite was a little small but the beds were really comfy and for one night it was just what we needed. Would stay again if ever down that way again.

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Dereham, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment you arrive everything is perfect ,the hosts are friendly and very helpful ,the room was lovely with everything in it you could need and spotlessly clean ,a lovely breakfast in a beautiful dining room with harbour views .i would definitely recommend this and will be returning again . Thanks for a great stay

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Walsall, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Where do i start ? A wonderful room(No8) very spacious, superb decor,super king size very comfortable bed. Wonderful owners ( nothing was to much trouble ) Wonderful food ( great choice and quality ) Wonderful location (15/20 minute walk to everything ) I don`t give praise very easily but this 4 star B&B would put many 5 star hotels in... More

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Hertford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

A very good B&B .We had a lovely stay at Fortitude Cottage, Mike and Maggie very welcoming, also lovely hosts, The room was beautiful and spacious, Mike cooks a great breakfast , plenty to choose from, worth every penny, also great location if going to get the ferry to the Isle of Wight.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Went for just a night, for a business trip. Originally wanted to stay in a classic hotel, but the price and the location of this B&B got me curious, and the pictures and reviews convinced me to book there. That was the best choice possible. The staff is lovely and very helpfull, the room are actually very nice (mine looked... More

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Address: 51 Broad St. | Old Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2JD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Fortitude Cottage 4*
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Location, Location, Location.....This bed & breakfast is one of the most ideally located as all the attractions of Portsmouth and Southsea are within walking distance such as maritime England on your doorstep, with the ships, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior and HMS Mary Rose, all the Royal Naval museums and the Royal Marines museum. Other attractions include Gunwharf Quays, Spinnaker Tower, Southsea Castle and Charles Dickens birthplace. The Round Tower, Square Tower, Fort Nelson, Submarine Museum and Portchester Castle. ... more   less 
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