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Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights over Easter - what a lovely B&B! Warm welcome, great room, wonderful breakfast - couldn't ever get bored of that view. Many thanks Mark and Jo - your new terrace is very special. Hope to visit again soon!

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foxbatDorset, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comments and glad you enjoyed the new terrace and dining room. Look forward to seeing you again if your ever down this way.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled into Portland from a long day's walk (and a long lunch at a pub along the way) and arrived at Seventyseven for a relaxing two night stay. Mark and Jo are wonderful hosts in their delightful home. Room was roomy and comfortable, facilities new and sparkling, you couldn't ask for a better place. Breakfasts were some of the...

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foxbatDorset, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you John & Lisa for your glowing review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and the new balcony. Hope your onward journey is full of fossil bearing rocks, sunshine and not to much rain. Give my regards to Calgary. Mark & Jo

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Staying here again; because as the title says I'm in a lovely room with a fabulous view, the breakfast is great, (pretty much anything you want from yoghurt and a nice pot of tea to the full English and good strong coffee) and the hosts are friendly and have great suggestions for things to do and see and places to...

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foxbatDorset, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review... It is always nice to see returning guests... We are in the process of refreshing the rooms one at a time, to try and make your next experience even better. If your ever passing by pop in for a good strong coffee... in our soon to be completed lounge with access to the sea...

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Seventy Seven has a less than inspiring entrance, a door on a rather traffic choked, narrow main road. Don't be deceived by this, the change, once through the door, is magical. We had a room on the second floor to the rear, a well-proportioned and quiet space with a lovely en suite and a fabulous view of Chesil beach. The...

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foxbatDorset, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was great to see you back again. It must have been great to meet and catch up with your friends back on the 'Island'. Thank you for your comments about our 'magical' space, we do try to create an atmosphere where our guests can unwind and relax. Hope to see you many times in the near future... give my...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Mark and Jo have created a clean, homely, hospitable and accommodating b&b with a particularly lovely comfortable breakfast room/communal lounge. Fresh fruit, yogurts, cereals, coffee, tea and toast and breakfast cooked to order every morning. In my top 3 revisited places. Seems Portland is popular even at the start of February judging by the walkers, runners and other energetic folk...

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foxbatDorset, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Elaine, always a pleasure to see returning guests and glad we could sort out the extra room for you. Hope to see you again in the near future... Watch this space we may have a few new developments occurring soon with the B&B and external spaces...

Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Came here after research and the many positive reviews on TripAdvisor.  Mark and Jo are as lovely, as the reviews suggest. As we weary, we had the fish and chips from opposite with puddings from the Co-op but Jo carefully laid out the table for us to eat and then chill out a bit on their lovely comfy sofas. They could not have made us feel...

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foxbatDorset, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Sorry we didn't have a seaview room for you... But we will be having a bit of a re-jig in the house... then everyone will have a sea view... if only at breakfast, but it's a start. Look forward to seeing you again if your ever passing this way again. Regards, Mark

London
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I'm a stickler for cleanliness and so many hotels/B&Bs are not kept to a high enough standard, I could not fault Mark and Jo, my room was immaculate. 77 is a shining example of great hospitality. From the moment I arrived and Mark helped me up the stairs with the bags to the DELICIOUS cooked breakfast (with yoghurt and fruit,...

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foxbatDorset, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm glad Seventyseven was up to scratch, and you enjoyed your time here. Look forward to seeing you again when you're in the area. Kind regards Mark & Jo

Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Mark and Jo are very friendly and accommodating hosts. They kindly let me have the very affordable b-side festival rate and the room was lovely - I got a free upgrade and was put in a double rather than the single I had booked - and it came with sea view and big window. Breakfast was excellent, it included fresh...

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foxbatDorset, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay with us and the open air viewing of Metropolis... Hope to see you again before the next b-side festival... can't promise the upgrade but if one's available it's yours - Regards Mark.

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stayed here with family on our first visit to Portland. Lovely comfortable room, fabulous breakfast and friendly hosts. Very nice breakfast room/ lounge with welcoming music. Very pleasant stay. Than you Mark and Jo.

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Jo J, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to seeing you when the family next get together on Portland

Milton Keynes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Seventyseven. I received a lovely warm welcome from Mark. My room was fab and had a sea view. The bed was really comfy and the bathroom had a bath and shower, which is great to have the choice. Mark and Jo are great hosts and really make you feel comfortable. Breakfast was delish and...

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Jo J, Owner at Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your upgraded room. Tried the decaf beans myself... I might just become a convert !!! Hope the journey back wasn't to bad. Hope to see you again, when you're next on Portland.

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mark and Jo extend a warm welcome to their home, a unique B&B tucked away in the heart of Fortuneswell on Portland. Bedrooms are en-suite with TV and Wi-Fi, our spacious lounge with large screen HDTV and plenty of books, DVDs and local information is comfortable and relaxing. We are ideally situated, just a few minutes walk from the National Sailing Academy, Osprey Quay and Chesil Beach; the perfect setting for business or pleasure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seventyseven Bed and Breakfast

Address: 77A Fortuneswell | Fortune’s Well, DT5 1LY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Portland
Price Range: RM224 - RM419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“For a sea view, choose a room at the rear. Rooms at the front are larger.”
clockworkdoorbell, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Mark and Jo have always managed to work out the rooms best suited to our needs.”
elainewasilewski, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“My room overlooked the street but some rooms have a sea view.”
malcolmstevenage, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Describe what you want and they'll give you the ideal room”
ratnob, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the back of the B&B have the best views”
AMBTravelled, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
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