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Ocean Hotel & Apartments

8-10 St Helens Place | Southsea, Portsmouth PO40RW, England
Ocean Hotel & Apartments
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Then I Found The Ocean Hotel apartments visited twice it was home from home. When they were full was directed to their other apartments The Salisbury at Festing Road this is our third year here. Not high class. It is well equiped clean very good value. 50 yards from bus stop. Hope to keep coming

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a week's room only accommodation with sea view. When we saw our room we could have cried! The double bed was pushed up against the wall so to get out of it one of us would have had to crawl to the end of the bed or over the other occupant! Not good when you're senior citizens.There was... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely sunny afternoon and our first visit to Southsea. This was the first bar we found along the front and it had with a sunny terrace. The receptionist was extremely warm and friendly. We had a couple of beers and will certainly come back and stay for a weekend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the ocean hotel has a close place in my heart, I started going to southsea in the 70's and last with my parents in 1982. I booked the ocean for me and my family the hotel is clean and functional and is perfect for a base as southsea and Portsmouth as so much to do and see the only time... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very basic hotel with a sea view. Breakfast comes with an added on charge of £5 pp. the breakfast is also continental. The view from the room is very good, but £60 per night without breakfast. Don't think it's fair for someone to pay an additional cost on top for breakfast.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

Nice clean hotel very basic room needs an update couldn't find an ironing board no resturant no draft at bar no atmosphere lovely location on sea front but that's the only good thing about it,some staff ok some not very helpful like it was a problem when asked for anythink stay here again if their was no were else

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

stayed at ocean hotel, rooms nice size very clean and amazing view's of over to isle of Wight and over looking solent. towels changed every day for two night stay. chrissy and dawn lovely people made you feel welcome nothing was too much for them. amazing 3days for the price. looking forward to going back in the summer. just want... More 

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Dawn S, Manager at Ocean Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I wanted to sincerely thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and let us know how happy you were and to say how pleased we are that you enjoyed your stay so much. The team here at the ocean would like to thank you for your visit and look forward to seeing you again in... More 

Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Have just spent 14 days at Ocean Appartments all the Staff were very friendly and heplful. This is our 6 stay and realy enjoyed our stay again. The bus service from outside of the appartment is excellent. We have already booked up for next year.

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Dawn S, General Manager at Ocean Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I wanted to sincerely thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and to say how happy we are that you enjoyed your stay so much. The team here at the ocean would like to thank you for your visit and hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Kindest Regards, The Ocean... More 

Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Excellent self catering apartment right on the seafront ,with lovely sea views .Well appointed lounge/kitchen, with separate bedroom and bathroom, lovely and warm ( we stayed in November) , with its own car park. There is a frequent bus service into Portsmouth from right outside the door, al;though it is a very pleasent two mile walk along the front, shops... More 

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Dawn S, General Manager at Ocean Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I wanted to sincerely thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and to say how happy we are that you enjoyed your stay so much. The team here at the ocean would like to thank you for your visit and hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Kindest Regards, The Ocean... More 

Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We stayed in a family suite with a double and two single beds, kitchenette and bathroom. Everything was very well presented, with fabulous sea views. All the staff were welcoming and we were allowed to keep our double pushchair in reception. Our children enjoyed their holiday here very much and the hotel is convenient for a wide variety of attractions... More 

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Dawn S, General Manager at Ocean Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I wanted to sincerely thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. The team here at the ocean would like to thank you for your visit and hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Kindest Regards, The Ocean Hotel and Apartments. Southsea. Portsmouth. More 

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