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#31 of 35 B&Bs / Inns in Portsmouth
The Keppel's Head Hotel (Est 1779) is situated in "The Hard" in Portsmouth. The Hard is a historical area with many connections to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, which is only a short stroll from the hotel. Gunwharf Quays is also nearby, which thrives with many shops, restaurants, clubs and pubs.
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Free parking
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
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Non-smoking rooms
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63Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
26Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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Although the Keppels Head may not be everyones 'cup of tea'..we find the place suits our needs when an 'after ferry' stop over is required. The place needs a bit of TLC but the staff are welcoming and friendly and the hotel also accepts dogs. When we arrive off the late ferry,
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Tired hotel. But room was big and clean and view from the window was worth the price alone. An ideal place if you are visiting to see the dockyard as thats what we was doing. Breakfast was also good for the room price. If i was visiting again i would 100% stop here in the same
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Hotels good points are its location if visiting the historic dockyard, dogs are permitted (my friends have one, hence the reason we stayed here) free off-road parking and a nice cooked breakfast with cereals etc also available. The issues with this hotel are it’s age and lack of
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Very friendly welcome and excellent staff. Lovely dining room and bar but..... Room was clean but dilapidated with wallpaper possibly literally from the 70s as it was torn in several places. Holes in wall, ripped net curtains (!), ripped Lino in bathroom. What you could see
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We are a young LGBT couple who was looking for a cheap and friendly hotel and we decided to go with Keppels Head. Best decision we made on the trip! We read through the reviews on here to find that there was nothing indicating wether this would be a friendly hotel who would
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