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Keppels Head

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Clearly this hotel is needing some investment. It is quite shabby in places and the rooms are tires and bathrooms particularly need updating. In the world of standardised hotel rooms we live in this falls a long way short of those standards. However, what it lacks in those areas it makes up for in many others. I have stayed twice...

2Thank northernblue64
Renaze, France
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Friendly welcome. Huge room, clearly sub-divided from former even larger room to accommodate en-suite facilities. Very comfortable with all the usual facilities [double-glazing to eliminate traffic noise, kettle, tv etc] but I imagine very hard to keep warm in the winter.

1Thank leslie s
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

So the decor is a bit outdated but you cannot fault how friendly and helpful all the staff are. The rooms are big and the bed was comfortable. It may have looked a bit outdated but it was immaculately clean. There is free off road parking and the location to Gunwharf is amazing. It's dog friendly and all the staff...

2Thank Elliott G
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The location of this hotel is ideal for shopping restraunts ,the Naval Dockyards and the foot ferry to Gosport. The breakfast was beautiful , and the staff lovely. We were a bit disappointed with our first room but absolutely loved the room we changed to. Had the best soak in a bath in forever!

1Thank Lynn T
Dover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Well what can i say. Booked here as close to Gunwharf and my family i was visiting. The hotel is hardly recognisable from outside i only noticed it as my coach stopped right outside the door. Now other signage to show it was the hotel or any hotel for that matter. The lobby looks nice when you enter but as...

1Thank KMedhurst
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

For location of shopping at the quays this is great. However I do not think our room had been decorated in over 100 years! The wallpaper was all hanging off, the nets were filthy, the bathroom unit was falling apart, the duvet cover was ripped, hot water out of both hot and cold taps, I could go on with the...

3Thank Linzi C
Canvey Island, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stayed 2 nights and it was so refreshing to stay at a hotel that is not bland and boring like the commercial ones, it is full of character with large rooms and high ceilings, our room overlooked the harbour with views of HMS Warrier, big winged chairs positioned looking out, you did feel rather grand, our room on second...

1Thank bride2016
Coimbra, Portugal
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Stayed at this hotel on numerous occasions. For us it is convenient for the ferries when travelling abroad, next to bars,shops and the historic naval dockyard. The hotel has seen better days and could do with refurbishment but then it will loose its character. Large rooms, warm, and comfortable beds and a freshly cooked breakfast in the very stately dining...

1Thank Richard B
Sunbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great place,still has the original decoration from the past,yes the rooms have torn wallpaper etc,but it is clean,if you are used to more expensive hotels then this might not be for you. The lift is great,breakfast good and staff great and the owner will serve you and chat great man with a lot of history of Portsmouth If you want...

1Thank nigel551
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We chose this hotel for its great location and we weren't disappointed!! It's a few mins from the Gunwarf Keys and only a few mins from the Historic Dockyard and all the tourist attractions! The hotel has lots of character. We had a large room, with a lovely bay window and 2 comfy chairs that overlooked the Harbour. Great for...

Thank louiseBaker66

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Keppel's Head Hotel (Est 1779) is situated in "The Hard" in Portsmouth. The Hard is a historical area with many connections to the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, which is only a short stroll from the hotel. Gunwharf Quays is also nearby, which thrives with many shops, restaurants, clubs and pubs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Keppels Head

Address: 24-26 The Hard, Portsmouth PO1 3DT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: ₹ 5,194 - ₹ 6,513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Keppels Head 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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“Best views”
827schmidty, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had a room on the front- very large and great views”
Heatherphil, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“dont go there”
960JulieC, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Would recommend second floor”
155lynnt, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Second or third floor for views or if not good on stairs 1st floor”
bride2016, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
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