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29 Victoria Road North, Portsmouth PO5 1PL, England
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Victoria Court
Ranked #11 of 36 Portsmouth B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our host was friendly and helpful on arrival. He was informative when chatting at breakfast. The room was spacious and comfortable. The en suite was a little on the small side - but no smaller then most B&Bs en suites. Being able to park for free was great. We left the car and walked to the historic dockyard (about 30... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Spent one night here. Both myself and my father were happy with service and rooms, happy enough that we would stay again and recommend to friends. Great value for money as well. The bathrooms were clean with toiletries etc provided, sheets on the bed were fresh and pressed, the breakfast was generous and quickly cooked for us. The results: a... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

Very happy choice in Portsmouth. David and his wife are giving a special touch to this beautiful Victorian housr. The room was big, with a beautiful fireplace. Big big bed. Silence. All perfect. Thank you for the hospitality. I will come back.

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Walthamstow
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72 reviews 72 reviews
13 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Wonderful friendly greeting on our arrival. Very comfortable bed and room. Great 20 minute walk past shops and restaurants for those heading off to Gunwharff. Most import was the parking. All the local information including cab numbers. Would recommend to stay

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rookuk, Owner at Victoria Court, responded to this review

Dear lesleyannefinlayson, Thank you for the lovely review. Since the council introduced a residents parking scheme, parking has been so much easier in our area. As a member of the tourist board they have given us parking permits for our guests for the duration of the stay. Hope to meet you again. David More

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Very nice and friendly hotel. Ideal for a stop over in the area. Great breakfast and very friendly. Also very comfortable slept very well. Very easy to find once we got off the bus. And if you are unsure what to do in the evening only a small walk to the main pub section of Southsea. And a 20 minute... More

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rookuk, Owner at Victoria Court, responded to this review

Dear jdogg1982 Thank you for the lovely review. As I have probably mentioned before regarding the breakfast of which we are proud of our suppliers. The meat is from Buckwells a prize winning local butcher and the pork for his sausages ,are from a farm at Liss near Portsmouth. Depending on season and availability the tomatoes are home grown while... More

Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

This lwas my second visit to Victoria Court and once again we were greeted by a happy and smiling David!!! This is a great bed and breakfast and Vicky and David are most helpful and friendly. The rooms are warm and very clean and we will definitely stay again on our next visit.

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rookuk, Owner at Victoria Court, responded to this review

Dear Loraine C Thank you for giving such a lovely review. It was lovely to see you again; most of our guests are repeat visitors and probably reflects on the lack of reviews as people have been so many times. We are now getting 2nd generation visitors. We love seeing guests coming again as it makes running a B&B so... More

Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Stayed here in September for 1 night. Ou room was on the ground floor at the front of the house. Very good nights sleep with no noices from the road. The room was spacious and very clean, the en suite shower was small but acceptable. Our room keys were left in the outside key safe which is a good idea.... More

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rookuk, Owner at Victoria Court, responded to this review

Dear Tom M What a lovely review and thank you for it. Although we are not in a side road the quality double glazing is very effective at keeping out external sounds. Together with the ample hotel quality curtains with the blackout lining and fire retardant add to the cosiness of our rooms. As an aside when we had the... More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Stopped here for two nights for a Naval reunion. It's central for both Portsmouth and Southsea. David will give you a map if required and provides a parking permit for on road parking. We were in room 2 at the rear of the property, so it was nice and quiet. The rooms were clean and spacious although the shower cubicle... More

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rookuk, Owner at Victoria Court, responded to this review

Dear SheffieldersS6 Thank you for the lovely review. I’m glad you had a great reunion, that’s what the stay is for. Shame you missed breakfast on you last day but your wife managed to get down. I agree with you as to how central we are to the facilities in Portsmouth, with the famous Albert Road with the Kings theatre,... More

Wells-next-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Best to start with the good things I think. The place was very clean, excellent breakfast and the free wifi worked perfectly. It's within easy driving distance of Portsmouth's attractions and there is a good bus service if you don't want to drive. Parking is on the street and was not a problem during our visit. The owner will give... More

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rookuk, Owner at Victoria Court, responded to this review

Dear Mike056_11, thank you for your review but I would like to make some comments on your negative points. With respect to the mirrors on the landing, we have just had 3 bedrooms replastered and they were stored there for a few days before fixing back onto the wall. This was a safest place and these mirrors are expensive. There... More

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I stayed here for one night. Room was nice enough. Clean, bed was comfortable. Breakfast was nice. Location is good as its close to everything in portsmouth. And a 15 min walk to the beach. 1 thing - the shower was broken. This is something they should have checked before the room was given to me.

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rookuk, Owner at Victoria Court, responded to this review

Dear Hamidal, Thank you for the review. The shower was not broken, small particals of hardness salts from the mains had blocked the jets, this can happen at any time and rectified in a matter of seconds by rubbing your fingers over the rubber nozzles on the surface of the shower head. If you were unaware of this you could... More

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Address: 29 Victoria Road North, Portsmouth PO5 1PL, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
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Also Known As:
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Lovely family run B&B (hotel) set in the center of in Portsmouth, Southsea, and Gunwharf real time reservations and free Wi-Fi and computer. Proprietors in residence David & Vicky Johnson. Situated here for over 25 years, while the family has lived in Portsmouth for about 200 years.•En-suite shower and toilet •26 inch LCD Freeview Colour Television •Hospitality tray •Toiletries including shampoo •Wi-Fi throughout - FREE •Clock alarm •Radio •Digital Safe •Free use of computer to the Internet •No Smoking (covered smoking area outside) •Hairdryer •Iron and ironing board •Central heating controls •Cotton sheets. ... more   less 
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