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    Somerset House Hotel

    10 Florence Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2NE, England
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          Overview
          • Excellent70%
          • Very good21%
          • Average5%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Number Four Boutique Hotel
          645 reviews
          #2 of 38 hotels in Portsmouth
           
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          Reviewed 29 April 2015

          Had always wanted to visit the Portsmouth area and though this place was an nice inbetween of the old and new. All of the room are beautifully renovated and we had large ground floor suite. Bed was huge and so comfy and the bathroom was...More

          Thank steveandjudy1994
          Response from Reception1113, Manager at Somerset House HotelResponded 6 May 2015

          Thank you so much for leaving such a glowing review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to Portsmouth and that we could accommodate you, we look forward to seeing you soon. Very pleased to hear you had a peaceful nights sleep, in your...More

          Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

          Charming boutique hotel 2mins from Southsea beach. Very clever combining of neighbouring properties to make The Mercer Collection. We had room 2 at Somerset House: cosy room, comfy bed, yummy food & exceptionally welcoming team. Thank you Mary. Obrigado.More

          1  Thank DewsburyRAY
          Response from Reception1113, Manager at Somerset House HotelResponded 6 May 2015

          Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review! We're so glad you found your room 'cosy' with a 'comfy bed'. All of our staff were thrilled to have you stay with us, we look forward to warmly welcoming you...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2015

          This is our 3rd stay in a Mercer Collection hotel and we now know to expect the very high standards of cleanliness, high quality bedding/products, superb breakfasts and delightful, helpful staff. We've now started a tour of them all! Keep up the good work; how...More

          3  Thank LM2509
          Response from Reception1113, Manager at Somerset House HotelResponded 22 April 2015

          Thank you for choosing to stay with The Mercer Collection again, I am pleased that you keep returning to our collection of hotels and that you appreciate the high standards of our cleanliness also the high quality of our bedding and products. Thank you for...More

          Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

          Wow. Not sure where to start, beautiful room, happy and caring staff, amazing breakfast, parking, lovely location etc etc. What makes this place particularly special is the truly warm welcome, helpfulness and caring nature of the staff. They genuinely loved having the kids there, and...More

          1  Thank laurel762014
          Response from Reception1113, Manager at Somerset House HotelResponded 26 April 2015

          Thank you ever so much for taking the time to leave us such a thoughtful review! We feel very proud to read your comments about our hotel and your experience whilst staying with us. Our staff were very pleased to have met you and say...More

          Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

          The rooms are clean and bright with very good bedding and bathrooms. The lovely lady on reception gave me one of the most genuine welcomes I've ever had in any hotel anywhere in the world. The breakfast that is included in the price was also...More

          1  Thank Bogart04
          Response from Reception1113, Manager at Somerset House HotelResponded 22 April 2015

          Thank you for such a kind review, it is lovely to know that you have enjoyed your stay. I am pleased to hear that you found our receptionist to be friendly, we always aim to provide a high standard of service for all our guests....More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$ 93 - US$ 285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Family Hotel in Portsmouth
          • #5 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
          • #7 Business Hotel in Portsmouth
          • #7 Luxury Hotel in Portsmouth
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
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          • Location
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          • Hampshire >
          • Portsmouth
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          • Somerset Hotel Portsmouth
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