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The Clarence Hotel

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05/07/2017 05/08/2017
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Port Douglas, Australia
Reviewed today NEW

Great location a block back from the seafront. A charming little property. The staff were brilliant. This is a real find, and reasonable priced. Rooms are excellent and well refurbished with modern bathrooms. We were recommended to the hotel owned Gastro pub around the corner which was also excellent.

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Purley, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Wow ware to start this hotel is amazing there not one fault I can think of the room was beautiful not one bit of dust yes I checked the bathroom beautiful food nice breakfast amazing and the staff are amazing really went the extra mile I'm hoping to come for a night in December .

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Thank jodwes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I decided to go away just for one night and fate must have brought us to this hotel as it was the cheapest, most convenient and we booked the last room available. Check in was as easy as ever, the room itself was clean as a whistle (literally, not a bit of dirt in sight) and the...

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this quite last minute for mid week stay. Good location near to the seafront and 5-10 minute walk to some good restaurants etc. Friendly and helpful staff. Nice clean room and en suite and comfortable bed. The rooms were not very sound proof so we could hear next door opening and closing cupboard doors, so may be a...

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Thank Emma W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely room, great location. Breakfast excellent! About 30 minute walk to Gunwharf Quays but plenty of nice restaurants just a ten minute walk away. The hotel also owns The Florence Arms which is just round the corner and offers great wines and good food. Would recommend.

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Clarence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kelly: Thank you so much for your kind words - we very much appreciate your comments which we will pass onto the staff. Thank you for also commending our Gastro Pub, we are glad you enjoyed your food and wine. Thank you very much again! Please do not hesitate to contact us in advance for next visit. All the...

Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was perfect,rooms beautifully decorated and extremely clean. The breakfast was excellent and the staff just as good. We would definitely go there again and would highly recommend it. Easy to park outside hotel.

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Clarence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jen: It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and I'm pleased you found the hotel suited your needs. I’m glad you enjoyed our breakfast, it is very popular! Thank you for taking a time to leave such a nice review and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the Clarence Hotel as a pre-birthday celebration, romantic getaway, for my boyfriend, spending two nights at the hotel. Booking direct was fantastic with great communication and was pleased with the service we had throughout our stay. They provide a wide range of breakfast options and lovely toiletries within the rooms too. Although we did not require our room...

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Clarence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Carmen: Thank you very much for this wonderful review! We are so very pleased that you and your boyfriend had a wonderful and special stay with us and you found the hotel comfortable, with good facilities and great location. Our Breakfast menu is very popular and we are pleased you enjoyed it too! We are pleased all our staff...

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my boyfriend stayed at this hotel on 8th April-9th so only one night stay but not a bad word i can say about our visit! Check in was at 3pm and even though we arrived slightly early at 1pm they gave us a parking permit so we could leave our car and go explore. Room itself was lovely!...

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Clarence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amy, We are so very pleased that you and your boyfriend had a wonderful stay with us! Thank you kindly for leaving us this splendid review, we will pass on the message to the Marta and Iwona and we hope to see you very soon! Take care!

Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two nights at this cosy hotel. The staff are friendly, efficient and helpful. The room was nicely decorated and clean. There were a couple of minor issues with the room but the staff put things right expeditiously. We parked right outside the hotel in the road with a parking permit but there are also a couple of parking...

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Clarence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Leena, Thank you for such a lovely review. We are glad you found the hotel clean and our staff welcomed you! Please give us a call next time you are planning on coming to Portsmouth and we will be happy to welcome you again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly the hotel staff had arranged the room exactly as requested for a romantic stay. Marta was wonderfully helpful and informative on arrival and very accommodating for a late check out. The hotel is in a great location and is strongly recommended for couples looking for a romantic getaway, particularly those rooms with baths in - a very nice touch....

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Clarence Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for leaving such a glowing review of The Mercer Collection. It was an absolute pleasure to welcome you on your romantic stay. I'm thrilled to read all your lovely comments on the attentive staff, room décor... I'm delighted you thoroughly enjoyed your special stay with us. Please get in contact next time we can help you...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarence is Portsmouth and Southsea's multi award-winning adults only luxury boutique hotel. This Edwardian residence has been stylishly converted to offer well designed and individually styled rooms with luxury bathrooms. All rooms offer Air-conditioning, King-sized bed & Wi-Fi. Perfectly situated just 5 mins away from all major attractions and just a few hundred yards from the seafront, The Clarence is the ideal place to stay whether it be for Business or that well earned break. The Clarence also offers guests in-room health and beauty treatments ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Clarence Hotel

Address: Clarence Road, Portsmouth PO5 2LQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: $116 - $278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Clarence Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Clarence Hotel Portsmouth
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
#1 Luxury Hotel in Portsmouth
#3 Business Hotel in Portsmouth
#11 Family Hotel in Portsmouth
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
Zandvoort, The Netherlands
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Aldershot, United Kingdom

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“Book direct”
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“Get the hot tub room!!”
dawnhambly, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Upgrade to the Jacuzzi room, it's worth every penny”
pompey1001, Mar 20, 2017 | Read review
“Room 7 and 8 were up several flights of stairs There is no lift .”
sadaWales, Mar 14, 2017 | Read review
“Avoid room 1 near front door...very noisy”
U1908CWmarks, Mar 3, 2017 | Read review
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