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The Pier

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2 Bellevue Terrace | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3AT, 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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A two night visit to Portsmouth with a slightly complicated agenda required help and support. Gill was incredibly helpful in so many ways that all worked out pretty well perfectly (except the weather). Really a five star personal service with unobtrusive friendliness. Thank you!

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have just returned from a 3 night break and have been well pleased with this little gem of a place. Very homely nice rooms and a lovely breakfast too a parking permit allows you nice parking outside the door and Gill the host is first class nothing too much trouble we are looking forward to a return visit in the... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night only,but it was just what we needed for our trip to Portsmouth and IOW.Good location,10 mins walk to Gunwharf quays and 5 mins to hovercraft. Clean,comfortable room and a tasty breakfast.Gill is very helpful and a great host.Would highly recommend and would book again in the future when we visit...Thank you Gill.

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We loved our night here at The Pier. Gill made us a pot of tea on arrival and were made to feel very welcome. Our room was lovely. Very comfortable. Lovely breakfast. Will recommend to all. Location is great.

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Pas de Calais, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Great little hotel. Very comfortable. The owner Gill is very welcoming and helpful. Lovely full English breakfast if you wish, but there are other options. Very easy parking, generally outside the hotel. We would highly recommend The Pier, its position is great for exploring the Historic Dockyard. If you need a good hairdresser I would recommend Tony Wood, just around... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We spent one night at The Pier but wished it had been more! Excellent location and within walking distance of the historic dockyard and the seafront. Gill is a lovely hostess, very warm and genuine, and you even are given a parking permit for the streets around the house so that you dont have to pay for parking which is... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Gill was there to meet me, very friendly and accommodating a pleasure to deal with. B&B is well located in Southsea, close to many attractions. I enjoyed walking to Old Portsmouth along the seafront. My room was a good size, comfortable bed and well maintained room. Breakfast was filling to say the least! I would highly recommend this B&B and... More 

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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Gill was waiting at the door when we arrived and after showing us our room and outlining some basic details, she left us to do our own thing. The key to our room was also a front door key, so we were able to come and go as we pleased. The room was clean, cosy and welcoming; the bed comfortable... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The Pier is in an excellent location for visiting all the main attractions in Portsmouth. We had an enjoyable few days in Portsmouth. The room was delightful and the bed very comfortable. The only slight negative was the bathroom pod, which included a shower and we. The sink was in the bedroom.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Spent 3 nights at this wonderful B&B so that we could visit Portsmouth and the Historic Dockyard. Service was excellent and the breakfast one of the best we have ever had. Included in the price was a parking permit for the duration of our stay which meant we could park outside the B&B and then forget about the car. There's... More 

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