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Fortitude Cottage

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2013

We have just returned from 3 nights at Fortitude Cottage. Mike & Maggie are stars, lovely hosts and what a stunning place to stay. 4 star at its best. Huge rooms and great views, and a fab choice on the breakfast menu.

Thank BandBGuide
Braintree, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and were very impressed with the excellent accommodation and service. Situated in a lovely spot near the harbour and only 12 minutes from Gun Wharf. Very warm and friendly hosts. Couldn't fault the place. .

Thank NTowns
Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2012

My family and I had two rooms for two nights. Fortitude Cottage is within Old Portsmouth and an excellent location for expolring the docks and nearby shops. The B&B itseld was friendly, relaxed, very clean and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent with plenty to eat. We will certainly be returning for another very relaxing weekend break.

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 7 November 2012

If your thinking of booking Fortitude Cottage then stop thinking and do it, we weren't disappointed and are sure you won't be either, Maggie & Mike will be waiting with a warm smile to welcome you. We stayed for a 3 night break (Thu-Sat)in room 5 which is on the ground floor in the next door accommodation. It is only...

2Thank Dave - Sue F
Mansfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2012

'Second time at Fortitude Cottage, and we are looking forward to a repeat visit this time next year. Maggie and Mike make you feel so welcome, and the location is brilliant. Plenty of good pubs and food within a couple of minutes walk. Room lovely and breakfast delicious.'

Thank peachcherry
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2012

We booked Fortitude Cottage as a stopover on our way from Devon to London and chose it mainly on the basis of location near the harbour. We were delighted with the quality of the B&B which exceeded our expectations. The location is even better than we could have imagined as the fascinating harbour is right at the doorstep and there...

1Thank Ian and Julie W
Reviewed 4 November 2012

We have stayed here many times and try to make it a yearly visit, Mike & Maggie offer the best in customer service, room decor & style, cleanliness and the breakfast is great. The location of the B & B is just a 10 minute walk to Gunwharf Keys, with great views of the Spinnaker Tower and the fishermans market...

Thank dazjosnox
Manchester, England
Reviewed 30 October 2012

Stayed here for 3 nights ....it's lovely. The owners are friendly and very helpful.The location is great...you can walk to all the attractions and the breakfasts were delicious with plenty of choice. The room was well appointed and has Origins toiletries in the bathroom. You can see all round the area from the roof terrace. I would thoroughly recommend staying...

1Thank Nicole49
Reviewed 28 October 2012

This is the best b&b I've stopped in! Could not fault it one bit could not recommend it highly enough, location is excellent and the cleanliness could not be any better would stop there again without a doubt!

Thank CraigandLetty
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2012

We heartily agree with the majority sentiments regarding Fortitude Cottage. Not expecting much from either Portsmouth or any B&B there (I was there to see RN history - Victory, Warrior etc), we were very, very surprised. Our immediate reaction - we should have given it more time, and, we'll be back! Gunwharf Quays and the whole docks area has been...

1Thank Peter R

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  • Breakfast included
  • 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
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: £134 - £159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“The top floor room has two terraces , the top one offering wonderful views of the harbour”
robinofloxley, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Top Floor / Penthouse Room is definitely worth the slightly extra money”
benandhannah2015, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Penthouse was beautiful.”
maddie186458, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Can only go by our experience in the penthouse suite.”
mauriceh108, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top floor room has a roof terrace with great views”
MontyFinn, 11 May 2016 | Read review
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