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TravelRest Solent Gateway

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   22 The Avenue, Fareham PO14 1NS, England (Formerly The Avenue House Hotel)
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Ranked #5 of 7 hotels in Fareham
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
kate4787 London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fareham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel has recently been refurbished , a wonderful conservatory overlooking a well kept garden , they offer breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea to none residents; I called to book myself and 2 friends in for lunch , the setting is lovely; they really should invest in a ceiling fan for the conservatory it was so hot ; clearly the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is easy to find and there is ample parking. The rooms and decor are dated. The blinds were shabby and hanging off and the bathroom was a bit grubby! My room must have been over the kitchen as the window had been left open and the room smelled like food which wasn't too pleasant. However the kitchen soon... More

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TravelRestLtd, Manager at TravelRest Solent Gateway, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are really sorry that you did not enjoy your stay and that you will not be returning. I will look into the complaints that you make (I do hope you were able to mention these to us prior to your departure) so that we could take corrective action at the time of your stay.... More

London
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were only positives for this hotel. Not a huge hotel so you felt like an individual and not just another customer. I had contacted the hotel beforehad to ask for a quiet room, I get a prompt reply and was given the room upstairs at the back of the hotel. Large well kept gardens, and a large carpark. Happy... More

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TravelRestLtd, Manager at TravelRest Solent Gateway, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, which we really appreciate. Our aim is always to offer excellent service at value for money prices. Thank you again for taking the time and trouble to write a review. More

kent
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was not expecting too much based on reading some other reviews, but was pleasantly suprised in a lot of areas. The hotel is set back off the road with a large car park at the front so parking is well catered for, it also has well kept grounds and a garden area at the back where you could sit outside... More

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TravelRestLtd, Manager at TravelRest Solent Gateway, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and review which we really appreciate. I have noted your comments about the improvements we could make and will look to see how these can be implemented going forward. We really look forward to welcoming you back to TravelRest soon. Thank you again for taking the time and trouble to review us. More

lndon
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Arrived Sunday about midday to a nice welcome, booked in and advised about breakfast and evening meals then directed to our room. We then went out for the day and returned in evening. Went for Breakfast at the cost of £8.00 each, there was a good selection of fruit juices and cereals. the cooked breakfast was lovely and the waitress... More

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TravelRestLtd, Manager at TravelRest Solent Gateway, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback which we really appreciate. We keep our pricing under regular review with our aim to offer great value. Thank you again for taking the time and trouble to review us. More

Weymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Friendly staff, public areas very good and the standard of cleanliness in the rooms was excellent. I liked the approach to making me feel that I was in a Hotel that cared. I was interested (having already booked) to read other reviews and found myself wondering what some people expect? It is comfortable, well appointed, friendly and relaxing. There were... More

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TravelRestLtd, Manager at TravelRest Solent Gateway, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, which we really appreciate. We look forward to welcoming you back to TravelRest very soon. Don't forget to tell us about your review to claim your free gift when you book directly with TravelRest. More

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Tried charging me for the room, even though it was already paid for! Room was old fashioned, the bed sheet didn’t fit over the mattress. Staines around the toilet floor. Pubes on the tiles in the shower. Shower was hot/cold/hot/cold/hot/cold/hot/cold - get the idea? Breakfast was OK, a fine selection of fruit if you like oranges, oranges and more oranges.

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TravelRestLtd, General Manager at TravelRest Solent Gateway, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, which we really appreciate. I can only apologise for the poor standards of housekeeping you encountered and which we have addressed as a matter of urgency. The bathroom floor is to be replaced shortly as part of a refurbishment programme. We have investigated the shower although cannot find any specific issue. In regards to your... More

Kimbolton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I stayed at the TravelRest overnight as I had to be at an interview early the following morning, and I live 4 hours away. I arrived late in the evening at around 9pm, and the gentleman at the reception desk was very welcoming. He knew who I was, even though I had just walked through the door! After the most... More

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TravelRestLtd, General Manager at TravelRest Solent Gateway, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review which we really appreciate. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for highlighting the great value we offer. We very much look forward to welcoming you back soon. Did you know that we now offer morning coffee and light snacks in the conservatory overlooking the garden? Maybe... More

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We were looking for somewhere to stay over Saturday night while we visited Portsmouth's historic dockyards. We went online and came up with this hotel/B&B. We were pleased that the price for the room asked at Reception was the same as that online - at some other places we have found it cheaper to go back outside and book online.... More

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TravelRestLtd, General Manager at TravelRest Solent Gateway, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for your feedback, which we really appreciate. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and really look forward to welcoming you back again soon Did you know we have recently opened our conservatory light bites, coffee and tea, a great place to relax and even take in the summer sunshine on the terrace. Thank... More

Wotton-under-Edge, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This is our 2nd time staying here, we had 3 rooms, all together so that was nice, reception very friendly, nice clean rooms and comfortable beds. Unfortunately, breakfast wasn't that great, and none of us thought it was worth the £8 charged. My sister had poached eggs and they were more like hard boiled eggs and our bacon and sausages... More

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Address: 22 The Avenue, Fareham PO14 1NS, England (Formerly The Avenue House Hotel)
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Fareham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — TravelRest Solent Gateway 4*
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