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Watford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here with wife and baby to be close to Victorious festival. Decent location, not in the thick of things but quite close to a shopping street or two. Parking was available on nearby streets. Room (ours was a double and a single) was well apportioned with an en-suite. Good selection of teas/coffees etc Only slight niggle was the lack... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location for Southsea beachfront (10 mins walk) or the Museums (25 mins walk), with plenty of shops and restaurants on the doorstep. Spotless room with great en-suite. Charming and very informative hosts. Lovely breakfast.

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Toulouse, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Convenient location, close to theaters and restaurants. 15 mn walk to South Parade Pier, 5 mn drive to Gunwharf Quays. Excellent English breakfast on top floor, friendly service, easy parking in adjacent streets. Owner speaks perfect French, and is very helpful. Good value for money.

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel in July 2016 with an ex-Navy mate as we were attending a re-union in Portsmouth. The hotel is in a good location in Southsea being not to far away from the large and varied array of bars and pubs. Its also about a 20-25 minute walk to Portsmouth City Centre or Gunwharf Quays. The twin... More 

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Thank Steve S
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

I don't write many reviews but felt I need to in this case. I stayed her for business last week for two nights. The whole place was spotlessly clean and the owner was very welcoming. I stayed in room 7 which had a double and a single bed and an en suite. Again, spotlessly clean and it provided two excellent... More 

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Thank Alanpee2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

All you could ask for in a b&b. Clean tidy spacious. Welcoming throughout and all the way through booking. I would highly recommend staying here as its a perfect location for trips to Portsmouth. Would certainly let stay again. See you again soon

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Thank Jamie Suggers S
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

We recently stayed here for a couple of nights whilst participating in the Great South Run. It's a lovely guesthouse. The owner was very friendly upon arrival and accommodating throughout the visit. The guesthouse itself was fairly clean and tidy, very warm & in a great central location for everything we needed and, although there is no on site parking,... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

We were given the price of a 5 persons family room for a triple with a roll bed and a baby sleeping with ourselves in the double bed. The price of a 4 persons family room breakfast inc. Is 85£ He wanted us to pay 99£ cash for a triple and a roll bed. Makes no sense and he didnt... More 

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Thank daniel m
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

The Ferryman Hotel Southsea is a wonderful guesthouse close to Portsmouth tourist spots,restaurants and shops. Handy for parking and seeing the sites such as the historic dockyard. It has been recently refurbished and tastefully decorated to a high standard which is better than the old website shows. Mr Harrison is a perfect host and you will be returning again and... More 

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Thank Paul D
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Had three nights stay here and found it very comfortable. Beds and room very clean and en suite seemed quite new. Room seemed to be newly decorated. Good location for main streets of Southsea. Whilst the breakfast quality was good there was one only negative. Very nice friendly lady who served and cooked the breakfast but the cooked meal was... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A distinctive building in the Art Deco style with spacious and stylish guestrooms. The Ferryman is a short walk from Southsea Seafront and adjacent to the Kings Theatre and the diverse restaurants, shops and bars of Albert Road/Elm Grove. We are in close proximity to the Isle of Wight and continental Ferry Port. As well as the Spinnaker Tower, historic dockyard, cinema, bowling alley, restaurants, bars and shops of Gunwharf Quays. There is car parking on the road outside or on nearby roads. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ferryman Guesthouse

Address: 16 Victoria Road South | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2BZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: $33 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ferryman Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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