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The Clarence Hotel

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Without exception all the staff we encountered were friendly, professional and efficient. This point I must underline because this is the sign of a good business! Hotel is lovely, room well equipped and comfortable. 2 minutes from the beach and good pubs and restaurants. We had two cars (long story) but parked easily with permits given by the hotel. Breakfast...

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Chippenham
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Clarence Boutique Hotel in Southsea certainly exceeded our expectations! Our first experience was through the hotels website, and we were not disappointed! The cleanliness of our room and public areas was outstanding. The dining room was light and airy with plenty of room between tables, and the breakfast menu provided a selection to suit every guest. Lisa was the...

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Redhill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After advising my Significant Other that it might be in in the interests of his health and wellbeing that a budget hotel offer for my birthday would not cut the mustard he surprised me with a night away at the Clarence. Excellent call. The room was spotless and it felt special even the wet room reached by stairs in the...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Room was beautifully furnished, clean and warm, air con was great and bath in the room a nice touch. The breakfast was excellent and very filling, special thanks to Marta for looking after us. Evening meal at the Florence Arms was very good, thoroughly recommend the lamb shank and the 20% early bird discount appreciated. We would definitely return to...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just to say I had a great stay no issues all very well organised and especially Marta & Giada who made me feel very welcome & relaxed. The room was very nice, clean & warm with a nice heated bathroom floor which is always very nice on the feet when your "busy". The bar area is nice and clean, it...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The stay started well with a warm welcome from Marta.....And just got better....Lovely room, clean with everything we needed.....Bathroom spotless!.....Great breakfast, good choice of cereals, cooked food and fruit....Super service.....Nothing too much trouble......Only one problem....We had only booked for one night.....Can't wait to go back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Staff were very nice & friendly great room beautifully decorated & spotless 😊 went for drink & light bite in their gastropub the florence was met by warm welcome & plenty of choice of drinks & food to meet our needs will definitely be back for longer stay

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1Thank Sharon W
hampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

In our view, this is the best romantic hotel room in Southsea. It has a comfy bed and an amazing jacuzzi double bath, I would highly recommend for a honeymoon night , a special occasion or just for relaxing break. We felt relaxed and refreshed after our one night stay spending most of the time watching TV in the Jacuzzi....

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Reception1113, Guest Relations Manager at The Clarence Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, we are really pleased you loved the jacuzzi and Aqua tv feature. The Clarence has won many TripAdvisor awards for being "most romantic hotel" in Hampshire so we are glad you found it to be! As you note your last stay was 5 years ago - a lot can change in any business in...

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to Portsmouth a couple of times every year. I always stay at The Clarence Hotel if they hav erooms available. I hav eprobably stayed at the Clarence close to 15 times. Nice rooms and good atmosphere. I would certainly recommend this hotel to anyone travelling to Portsmouth.

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was very comfy and very clean. The breakfast was really very good. The staff were helpful, friendly and attentive. His was a stop over before getting the Ferry however, it was an enjoyable stay

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarence is Portsmouth and Southsea's multi award-winning adults only luxury boutique hotel. This Edwardian residence has been stylishly converted to offer well designed and individually styled rooms with luxury bathrooms. All rooms offer Air-conditioning, King-sized bed & Wi-Fi. Perfectly situated just 5 mins away from all major attractions and just a few hundred yards from the seafront, The Clarence is the ideal place to stay whether it be for Business or that well earned break. The Clarence also offers guests in-room health and beauty treatments ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Clarence Hotel

Address: Clarence Road, Portsmouth PO5 2LQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: RM498 - RM1,095 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Clarence Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Clarence Hotel Portsmouth
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
#2 Luxury Hotel in Portsmouth
#3 Business Hotel in Portsmouth
#11 Family Hotel in Portsmouth
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