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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
    4.5 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 4 days ago NEW

Our stay at The Fourtitude cottage was faultless. Very warm welcome from the owners, tasteful room with lovely view and clean room and an excellent breakfast. Will use again without a doubt for our next visit of Portsmouth Thank you very much. S & J

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our 2nd visit to Fortitude Cottage but it certainly won't be our last. Again, everything was perfect, our room was extremely comfortable, immaculately clean and everything we needed was provided, and more! The harbour view we had was amazing. Our hosts Mike and Maggie were so friendly and accommodating. We really cannot find fault and look forward to... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at Fortitude Cottage in March 2015, and could not have chosen anywhere better. We stayed in the Penthouse suite which was superbly furnished and had great views over the harbour. Everywhere in the cottage was immaculate and Maggie and Mike were fantastic hosts, and made us feel more than welcome and could could do enough for us. The... More 

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Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

my partner and i stayed for two nights in march,our room was spotlessly clean,the bathroom was huge!,the hosts mike and maggie were lovely and friendly,the breakfast was very good quality and very well cooked,the location was perfect,we parked the car and were given a permit,we didnt use it again as we walked everywhere due to the close proximity to gunwharf... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent stay & worth the cost. Breakfast fills you up for the day. Friendly people who own it. Very clean with extra touches in the bedroom. Could view across to the eight link ferries. Definitely stay there again if visiting old Portsmouth.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really charming B&B to stay in. The owners are really friendly and I have to say very helpful. The room was spotlessly clean and the bed was so comfortable. The bed linens were fresh and clean and I had a really good nights sleep. Tea and coffee facilities in the room are a nice touch and you... More 

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Salcombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing location & at last a B & B that is just that! From being greeted at the door to being waved off 2 days later I had a great stay! Spotlessly clean ( I mean SPOTLESS!) fantastic breakfasts using great quality ingredients. Lovely room, linens and super shower. Incredible VFM. Loved it and can't recommend Fortitude Cottage highly enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

'Hidden away in the historic Spice Island area of Old Portsmouth, this B &B stood up to all the reviews we had read before booking. Hosts, Maggie and Mike, made sure our stay was perfect. We took up their recommendations of where to eat and were not disappointed. The location is well placed for visiting the Gunwharf quay shopping area... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for just one night in the Penthouse room. The location of the B and B is excellent, on a fairly quiet street in a pretty area of the Old Town ,close to the coastal walkway to Southsea and an easy walk to the Historic Dockyard and Gunwharf Quays. Free parking is available with a voucher obtainable form the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a lovely weekend at Fortitude Cottage. The room (penthouse) was fabulous! The whole establishment was spotlessly clean with friendly hosts. Breakfast was delicious with all kinds of combinations. Great location within walking distance of all local attractions. Hope to return some time.

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