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The Ferryman Guesthouse

16 Victoria Road South | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2BZ, England
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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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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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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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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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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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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

Having made an error in booking dates I was left with a last minute need to find a room for 3. I received an email response very softly from James and soon had the weekend back on track! We had a family room for 3 with an en suite bathroom. It was clean, tidy and warm on a brisk weekend.... More 

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Thank MightyMouser
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

Very happy with this short notice choice of B&B. We had a family room, plenty of room for three of us. Good choice of breakfast. Will consider returning, when in Portsmouth again. Parking is a bit of a challenge, but furthest I parked away was only a couple of minutes walk. Lots of stairs, so some people may find difficult... More 

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Thank Steve B
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We were just looking for somewhere reasonable to stay that was comfortable but cheap, rather than as a holiday destination. For our purpose, it was great. The breakfast was great and served in a nice room. I wouldn't choose to come here on holiday (I'd rather stay in self catering or a holiday than a B&B on holiday personally).

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Thank Medicdaisy
Cinderford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The Ferryman is a lovely Art Deco guesthouse that offers great value for money. The room was clean and perfectly acceptable. Breakfast was ok but the service was a let down. The breakfast cook was very abrupt and we felt we were causing her hassle by being there!!

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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 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ferryman Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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