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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Our second stay at the Clarence and it didn't disappoint. Fab service from the minute we arrived to the minute we left. Lovely chat with Marta before we left for our meal last night. Definitely our fave place to stay in Southsea

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1Thank Wendy B
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is perfect for couples looking small but stylish hotel without paying silly prices. We only had a one night stay but wished it was longer. The hotel is located just off the front at Southsea. The staff were very friendly and efficient and went out of their way to make sure we were happy with everything. Our double...

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

Dear Chris, Thank you for your delightful review! We are thrilled you had a good stay and found the staff helpful and friendly. We are pleased to hear you would recommend our Boutique Hotel for your friends and family – it is a huge compliment. Many thanks again and we hope to see you soon!

Wokingham
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Fantastic very nice friendly hotel great room very clean very helpful staff Breakfast was excellent real sausages Special mention to the philipino lady in the morning very good service I look forward to stay again soon Mike

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

Dear Mike, Thank you so much for your review! It makes us really happy to read such nice things! Our aim is to make our every guest feel this way so thank you so much once again and we will pass on your message to the staff. We are looking forward to your next stay!

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a rare chance of a child free evening which was last minute. We live in the area & didn't want to waste too much time travelling so we decided to stay local & booked The Clarence Hotel. It was an absolute please & just what we needed to re-charge the batteries. Upon check in we were advised we...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Loved our recent stay at the Clarence hotel, beautifully presented and immaculately clean..... the staff were friendly and welcoming and the breakfast was one of the best we've had... highly recommend!! Would definitely visit again

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

Thank you for such a lovely review! We were happy to have you staying with us! Do not hesitate to contact us next time you are in the area and we will be thrilled to welcome you again! We are sending our best regards, many thanks again and take care!

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 17/2 for 1 night in room 1 - second visit to the hotel as the first time the hotel was lovely the staff were wonderful and very welcoming. The room was lovely the in floor bath was amazing and enough room for 2.. the bed was very comfortable too! Only down side was the the room faces the road...

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

Dear Guest, We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay at our Hotel. It was satisfying to read that you enjoyed the room design, the commodities of the hotel and the quality of the service. I will pass on your message to the team. Rest assured that all our team will do their best in order to...

dorking
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly this hotel is not very easy to find and off street paring didn't feel very safe. But negatives a side the hotel is very comfortable and although room 3 is not the biggest it was all we needed for a one night visit. Excellent shower and comfortable bed. Breakfast was one of the best we have had with plenty...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in room 7. Staff and hotel are lovely. The hotel is beautifully decorated and maintained by a really friendly and professional team of staff. From the front desk to the cleaners everybody had time and wanted to make your stay the best it could possible be. It's near to all the great bits of Southsea - shops, sea,...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Clarence is a beautiful hotel with elegant decor and friendly staff. Our room was stylish and the newly refurbished bathroom complete with double spa bath and aqua tv was a rare treat. Would highly recommend. Also had dinner in the chains gastro pub, great food.

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

Dear Carole: Thank you so much for your review! It was nice meeting you and we hope to welcome you again in the future! Kind regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel. Very clean rooms with luxury toiletries. Hotel and room were beautiful. Staff very nice and helpful. Breakfast delicious. Bar area lovely and relaxing. I've stayed at stattons, part of their chain, which I didn't rate so I was so pleased with this place. I'm going to try one of their other hotels. Loved this one though!

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

Thank you for such a lovely review! We were happy to have you staying with us! Do not hesitate to contact us next time you are in the area and we will be thrilled to welcome you again! We are sending our best regards, many thanks again and take care!

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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: $156 - $355 (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
The Clarence Hotel Portsmouth, Hampshire
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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“All rooms comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles JATGuernsey, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 8 was superb”
 of 5 bubbles adyclee, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Superior rooms are on the top floor with stairs up to the bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles lynnJ3248BO, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Perhaps if you pay a lot more the rooms might be better.”
 of 5 bubbles Silverhighway, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“No.1 - had bath in the floor!”
 of 5 bubbles 984ashleyr, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
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