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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came to Portsmouth to visit the Historic Dockyards. Fortitude Cottage is a short (10-15 minute) walk from the Dockyards and you can also walk through the Gunwharf Quays outlet mall on the way back. The outlet mall has quite a few places to eat also. Mike and Maggie are the owners at Fortitude Cottage and are super nice and... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a b&b. Mike the host met us at the door. Helped us with our bags. We had booked the penthouse as a treat, my brother was getting married in Old Portsmouth it was an ideal location. Before and after the wedding I felt like royalty. The bedroom was spacious. The bathroom was clean and had everything we needed.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our choice was between a corporate hotel or a B&B and we certainly made the right decision. Myself and my wife have just left and it won't be our last time here. The room was fantastic and overlooked the Harbour and Ben Ainsley's sailing club. Room 1 had an En suite, air con and complimentary champagne and soft drinks in... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We spent two nights here staying in the penthouse room. Maggie & Mike made us feel very welcome and were great hosts. Lovely breakfast (smoked salmon & scrambled egg). The room and views from the terrace were great. It was lovely to sit on the terrace (not just one, but two terraces) and drink the complimentary bubbly. Wonderful base to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Another fab weekend stay, what more could you want, lovely clean comfortable room. Breakfast amazing as usual. In an ideal location with close to Gunwharf Quay and the hovercraft terminal. Thank you Mike and Maggie.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

There simply are not enough superlatives to describe our stay with Maggie & Mike! Our room, with a beautiful view of the harbor in the distance, was perfectly appointed with everything one could need -- including a complimentary bottle of delicious champagne in the mini-fridge! The bed was super comfortable -- my husband and I, both, had three VERY restful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We cannot rate our stay too highly! From the moment we arrived and received the warm welcome from Maggie & Mike, we knew we were in for a rather special treat. With the wonderfully comfortable and equipped accommodation, the unbeatable location and a wealth of attractions within easy walking range we enjoyed an especially memorable stay, with the added benefits... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We had the top floor room with the balcony and roof terrace, and were blessed with the weather to enjoy it. Great views over the rooftops, great view of the Spinnaker, Gunwharf Quays, Gosport and the Isle of Wight, and great to watch the comings and goings on the Solent. Right in the heart of Old Portsmouth with 3 pubs... More 

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Victor, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

My wife Luisa and I found Fortitude Cottage to be an absolute gem! Beautiful facility, outstanding location and wonderful hosts! We loved our penthouse room and highly recommend this B&B to anyone seeking a quality stay in Portsmouth. Glenn Cooke, Victor, New York, USA

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful weekend and first free nights on our week long UK vacation! My husband and I spent two fabulous nights here with a great view of the harbor. We arrived by car early afternoon (pre arranged the arrival time since we came straight upon arrival from the US) and met immediately by Maggie and Mike. Superb hosts, welcoming... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Location, Location, Location.....This bed & breakfast is one of the most ideally located as all the attractions of Portsmouth and Southsea are within walking distance such as maritime England on your doorstep, with the ships, HMS Victory, HMS Warrior and HMS Mary Rose, all the Royal Naval museums and the Royal Marines museum. Other attractions include Gunwharf Quays, Spinnaker Tower, Southsea Castle and Charles Dickens birthplace. The Round Tower, Square Tower, Fort Nelson, Submarine Museum and Portchester Castle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fortitude Cottage

Address: 51 Broad Street | Old Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2JD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: $174 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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