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Somerset House Hotel

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10 Florence Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2NE, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booked on the off- chance to save travelling overnight for the early morning crossing to Le Havre. Boutique hotel with a number of quiet buildings grouped together just off the beach at Southsea. We had a top floor room which was a challenge for me 'headroom' wise!! If you're taller than 5'6'' then you need to bend low and keep... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Clean and cozy rooms, staff very professional and friendly, great service. We enjoyed the stay in this boutique hotel. We also found interesting the concept of a few hotel houses with one reception whilst each having its own "label". We liked the restaurant and the taste and quality of the food served

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 starts from me, lovely clean, nice food- get breakfast and very nice staff- free parking!! The garden is really nice to sit and have drink, not to far away from beach, looks just like houses but it's a very nice place to go would go back tomorrow.

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a fabulous one night stay at Somerset House Hotel last week, we only wished it had been for longer. Great room with all the facilities you need and a really comfy bed. The Kitchen is a must for dinner, food is superb and a great breakfast too so worth a visit. All the staff were... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited overnight en route to France with 6 year old and 2 month old - Mary is amazing!! Brilliant with children, great welcome and couldn't do enough for us! Really helpful nothing too much trouble, they were happy to let me use their microwave to sterilise baby bottles. Room v comfortable and restaurant food good, excellent range for breakfast. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

My wife and i stayed in portsmouth for 2 nights at the excellent somerset house hotel.The receptionist on arrival was a perfect host who went through everything we needed to know and then took us to our room and again went through the important stuff about breakfast and evening meals, extra towels if needed. The room was at the top... More 

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our two night stay in the spacious and comfortable Superior room with bath. Perfect quiet, residential location close to the seafront and a short walk into main shopping area. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Great choice on the breakfast menu for all tastes, served in the lovely dining room in Florence House. Parking was easy in... More 

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Reception1113, Manager at Somerset House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, found the room spacious and comfortable and enjoyed your breakfast at Florence House! Please give us a call when you are in Portsmouth again and we will be happy to accommodate you again! Many thanks and see you again soon! More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Stayed with husband and 2 young children- booked a family room in Somerset House that was spacious and set up perfectly for our needs. Extra bed for daughter and travel cot for for our son. Only thing we missed was their nightly bath as the room just had a shower- oversight on our part but assumed all rooms would have... More 

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We have just spent 3 nights, 15-17 June 2015, and had a lovely stay with friendly staff and a smashing room. My wife is a Coeliac and the provision of Gluten free items made her stay very enjoyable and I am advised the Gluten Free Eggs Benidict for breakfast means we will be making a return visit in the future!!

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Reception1113, Manager at Somerset House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for leaving this wonderful review of your stay with us. It is always our aim to make every guest feel at home so we always go that extra mile to make sure your stay is as comfortable as possible, we are glad you enjoyed your gluten free treats! We look forward to you returning. More 

Bellingen, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

A bit confusing re check in and where, were also expecting parking to be provided. Anyway a parking permit was given to us and that was fine, the room was lovely and fresh, very pleasant, The highlight was dining at their restaurant across the road, "the Kitchen", the pork lion and sea bass were absolutely delicious. Well worth staying here.... More 

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