We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fortitude Cottage

Save
Share
Traveler (67)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (8)
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Overview
51 Broad Street, Portsmouth PO1 2JD England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Housekeeping
Reviews (386)
Filter reviews
381 results
Traveler rating
328
39
7
4
3
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
328
39
7
4
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsroof terracelovely hostsgunwharf quayshistoric dockyardlittle extrasperfect stayperfect locationstayed for nightsfull englishbreakfast was excellentferry terminalcar parkmikepubspermit
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 381 reviews
Reviewed July 20, 2018

We stayed in Portsmouth for a conference, but didn't want the 'hotel experience' Location: steps away from waterfront, couple of great pubs on the corner; shops and cafes close by and the ferry terminal (might be noisy for some but we loved the 'wharf atmosphere')...More

Thank Jenallan18
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Portsmouth and stayed at Fortitude Cottage. The owners could not have done more for us, they were so helpful, friendly and hospitable. The B&B is spotlessly clean and very well decorated. We had a fabulous view from our room and...More

Thank JackiiTwiss007
Reviewed June 11, 2017

We stayed for 3 nights as we wanted to make the most of our 12 month pass to the Historic Dockyard. Once the car was parked immediately opposite we didn't have to bother with it as we could walk to everything we wanted to see....More

3  Thank E_from_Harrogate
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Stayed for 2 nights before our cruise. Great location,parking very easy. Maggie was a lovely host.The room was great and included little extras such as nice toiletries and freebies in the fridge. Breakfast was very good. Would definitely stay again.

Thank burtiebassett
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Stayed for 3 nights at this excellent little B & B tucked away in a perfect location in Old Portsmouth. Maggie and Mike are excellent hosts and gave us parking permits for our cars to use in the car park directly opposite the house. The...More

Thank robinofloxley
View more reviews
About
Description
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 ...More 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. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$208 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fortitude Cottage Hotel Portsmouth
Location
United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Photos
Traveler (67)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (8)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 39 hotels in Portsmouth
Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays
1,433 reviews
.29 miles away
Holiday Inn Portsmouth
1,217 reviews
.50 miles away
Premier Inn Southsea Hotel
963 reviews
.52 miles away
The George Hotel
458 reviews
.54 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 727 restaurants in Portsmouth
The Spinnaker Cafe
263 reviews
.03 miles away
Sweet Science Patisserie
117 reviews
.24 miles away
The Canteen
312 reviews
.13 miles away
Wellington Kitchen Lounge Bar
411 reviews
.23 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 235 attractions in Portsmouth
Gosport Ferry
394 reviews
.37 miles away
HMS Warrior 1860
2,158 reviews
.45 miles away
Spinnaker Tower
4,642 reviews
.22 miles away
Old Portsmouth
452 reviews
.14 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Boadicia
February 2, 2016|
Answer
Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would call them. When we went there where stair up and down to the rooms. But having not viewed all of the rooms a quick call might help. Maggie and Mike are both so lovely.
0
Votes
Vicki M
June 4, 2015|
Answer
Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Vicki, Maggie and Mike provide a comp bottle of champagne in the room, but no bar as part of the cottage but is less than 50m from 2 local pubs and 10 min walk to gunwharf with restaurants and bars. Hope your stay was as... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"The top floor room has two terraces , the top one offering wonderful views of the harbour"
Read review
"Top Floor / Penthouse Room is definitely worth the slightly extra money"
Read review
"Penthouse was beautiful."
Read review
"Can only go by our experience in the penthouse suite."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing