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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 12, 2016

My girlfriend and I stayed were looking to stay in Portsmouth for her birthday and came across this lovely B&B. The location of it is ideal as we always like to spend lots of time (and money) around Gunwharf Quays which is only a 5 minute walk away. Mike and Maggie were very good hosts and prepared a lovely breakfast...

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Stayed here for one night for my birthday. We had top room ,with our own patio and stairway that let to roof terrace . Ideal for Gun Whalf ,Spinnaker tower and Historic dockyards we had a issue with the free wifi worked then didn't

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Our 2 day visit to Portsmouth and it's historic dockyard area was made even more enjoyable by the hospitality of Maggie and Mike at Fortitude Cottage. Their friendly welcoming manner made us feel right at home and Mike taking our bags up the 3 flights of stairs was much appreciated. The complimentary bottle of Champagne with chilled glasses in our...

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Reviewed September 26, 2016

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...

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 10, 2016

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....

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Reviewed September 1, 2016 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...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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...

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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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Key Largo, Florida
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...

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Wilts
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...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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: $154 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Top Floor / Penthouse Room is definitely worth the slightly extra money”
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“Penthouse was beautiful.”
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“Can only go by our experience in the penthouse suite.”
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“Top floor room has a roof terrace with great views”
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