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Number Four Boutique Hotel

69 Festing Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO4 0NQ, England (Formerly Bembell Court Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 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 6 days ago NEW

Ideal for me as work brings me to Portsmouth from time to time, Double room has everything you need for an overnight stay, restaurant is great and a free two min taxi ride away, or lots of restaurants 5 mins away. Staff are always friendly and nothing's too much trouble. All of the hotels in the Mercer collection are of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just arrived home from the beautiful Number 4 Boutique Hotel…What a find! My boyfriend and I were given a warm welcome from the friendly lady on reception, who showed us the lounge and bar areas. We were blown away by the gorgeous and elegant décor; we wanted to move in there and then! Then on up to our room (bags... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I decided we would have a relaxing weekend away and we chose Number 4 based on the amazing reviews left on here... And I have to say this is one of the best hotels I have stayed in. Right from the start everything was great. We were welcomed by Lisa who showed us to our beautiful room!... More 

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Reception1113, Manager at Number Four Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words! We are thrilled that you had "the perfect break" and described Number Four as one of the best hotels you've stayed in! It's wonderful to hear that you found all members of staff met your needs throughout your stay, and you found the room to be "beautiful". It is one of the... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To start with the positives - the staff here were absolutely lovely, the room (a superior double) was spacious and spotlessly clean, and the whole place is very stylish ... But, here comes the but..... This isn't really a hotel. It seems like every B&B owner with a touch of the Llewellyn-Bowens is calling their establishment a boutique hotel these... More 

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Reception1113, Manager at Number Four Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

To say we are shocked at your review would be an understatement. After reading further we can see it is not infact written by the guest who made the reservation but by the wife of our (lovely) guest who was bringing his family along on a business trip. The reservation was made directly by the personable gentleman guest, who had... More 

Shropshire
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a little disappointed on arrival at nearly 3 o clock with two tired children in tow, to find our room was not ready, in fact we had to wait 45 minutes for it to be prepared. This wasn't the best start! However room was nice... Room service was prompt... Wifi wouldn't work on my ipad for some reason...... More 

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Reception1113, Manager at Number Four Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Firstly we are sorry that your room was not ready for you at our check-in time of 3pm, I'm surprised as our cleaners prioritize rooms with children staying as we know travelling with children can be exhausting for them and their parents! I will look into what happened here and I agree this is not... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small hotel is beautifully decorated and nothing is too much trouble for the staff. Drinks are reasonably priced and breakfast was delicious. In the Summer it would be a great place to stay as it's a short stroll from the seafront. I shall definitely stay again, or at one of the other hotels in the chain. Nice to stay... More 

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Reception1113, Manager at Number Four Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review, describing the hotel as "welcoming and beautiful". We are pleased that you found the staff to be attentive, and that you enjoyed breakfast and the bar. Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a great weekend break. The hotel is small and personal. Definatly different the Restraunt is a complimentary cab ride away but it was no trouble. The room was a high quality suite with prompt service & friendly staff. Breakfast was very good too. The best bit of Portsmouth we saw ;)

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's Portsmouth for goodness' sake! Well, Southsea really. You wouldn't expect this sort of thing here. This is a place that is well worth a visit; a beautiful little boutique hotel tucked away in the almost Teutonic sounding Festing Road. Not at number four mind you, which did confuse me slightly. I guess it's something to do with the number... More 

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Reception1113, Manager at Number Four Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel. You are indeed correct that the hotel is the 4th hotel in The Mercer Collection but not located at No 4. We are sorry you did not select the right room for your stay. I note your partner booked the room for you and chose the only room that does... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this hotel because it was most definitely not the generic box you get with chain hotels, and with a great deal with the booking agent, this was definitely affordable luxury. We stayed in room 6 (superior king with shower) and it was perfect for our needs. Spacious, immaculately decorated, spotlessly clean and very homely. I don't think you... More 

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Reception1113, Manager at Number Four Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. It’s lovely to read that you felt you couldn’t really ask for much more from a hotel, and that you have described it as “spacious, immaculately decorated, spotlessly clean and very homely”. Thank you for recommending us and we hope to welcome you again in the... More 

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to this lovely hotel twice in the past month and can thoroughly recommend it. Each guest bedroom is decorated to a very high standard and the staff cannot help you enough. There is a sense of individuality about the hotel which makes it less like staying in a box and a lot more like luxury. The breakfasts... More 

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Reception1113, Manager at Number Four Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us a Tripadvisor review and recommending our hotel. We are very pleased that you continue to return to Number Four Boutique Hotel. It’s lovely to hear that you appreciate the décor and find that the staff “cannot help you enough”. We aim to make each room in The Mercer Collection unique, so we are delighted to... More 

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Address: 69 Festing Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO4 0NQ, England (Formerly Bembell Court Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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