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    The Clarence Hotel

    Clarence Road, Portsmouth PO5 2LQ, England
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    • Excellent86%
    • Very good10%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 July 2014

    The Clarence is a beautifully executed small hotel in Portsmouth. I stayed in "The Study", a quite small but very comfortable room. The room, as is the entire property, was immaculate. An excellent breakfast is included and taken and very nicely served in a bright...More

    Thank R11-TA
    Response from theclarence21, Owner at The Clarence HotelResponded 8 July 2014

    Dear R11-TA Thank you for your recent review and it was lovely to meet you. I hope you enjoyed your few days in London and had a safe journey back to the states. It was a pleasure to assist you with your luggage difficulty on...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

    Okay, so it isn't on the seafront (though it is 50m away) and the views may not be the best, but this is one of the best small hotels we have ever stayed in. It isn't just the decor and styling, or the impressive attention...More

    1  Thank TinselRN
    Response from theclarence21, Owner at The Clarence HotelResponded 8 July 2014

    Thank you for your very honest review of The Clarence I always say "never judge a book by its cover". The Clarence is like no other small hotel that I have experienced. It is a very unique hotel in many aspects from the guest receiving...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2014

    Location - 2 minutes walk from Southsea shops, bars, restaurants. 10 minutes by car to the shopping centres in Portsmouth:Cascades and Gunwharf Quay. Parking - there is a small secure car park beside the hotel but plenty of parking on the street. Arrival - after...More

    2  Thank bobby911
    Response from theclarence21, Owner at The Clarence HotelResponded 8 July 2014

    Dear Bobby911 Many thanks for your wonderful review and it was lovely talking to you both about your new life in France. Very jealous!!! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope that we can welcome you back to try out one...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2014

    What can I say that no one has already said!! This hotel is one of the very best we have stayed. From the moment you enter the front door you are lovingly welcomed and instantly put at ease from the owners Mark & Jenny. The...More

    1  Thank haddonhols
    Response from theclarence21, Owner at The Clarence HotelResponded 8 July 2014

    Thank you haddonhols, Thank you for your really lovely review. We are glad we had the opportunity to meet you and that you enjoyed your short stay with us in the "Classical" room which is situated on the ground floor. Thank you for mentioning my...More

    Reviewed 26 June 2014

    Make sure you stay at this incredible hotel. Mark and Jenny will amaze you. There is nothing too difficult for them to do for you. From the moment you enter you are treated as the favorite family members. Our room, Luella Cherry, was gorgeous. I...More

    1  Thank Helenewe
    Response from theclarence21, Owner at The Clarence HotelResponded 29 June 2014

    Dear Helene & Bill, It was a pleasure welcoming you both to The Clarence last week and hope you enjoyed your few days in London. Thank you for the lovely comments regarding the hotel and we wish you a safe and pleasant journey back to...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$115 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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    • Portsmouth
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    Kabut
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Kelly W | Reviewed this property |
    I am not sure sorry.
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    8 April 2017|
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    Response from rowdyfox | Reviewed this property |
    I'm so sorry I've just seen this! It's too far to walk. The hotel is in Southsea and you would need to get a taxi to Gunwharf.
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    12jillm2015
    30 May 2016|
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    Response from Reception1113 | Property representative |
    Hello. In these case we would suggest taxi at £6 under 10 minutes to the centre. Thank you very much for your time!
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