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The Clarence Hotel

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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“welcome drink”(90 reviews)
“sunken bath”(83 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewswelcome drinksunken bathturn down serviceon arrivalsmall hotelfantastic hotelwedding nightbreakfast was deliciousfull englishcooked to perfectionparking permita wonderful staysea frontbeautiful roomwould highly recommend this hotelone night staygastro pub
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Overnight stay before catching the ferry back home. Spacious, clean & very comfortable room. Very friendly & helpful staff, parking on site for a few cars if not permit parking in the road will be provided. Breakfast was included & was excellent. 10 minute drive...More

Thank Nigel710
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the Clarence hotel on the 16th and stayed in room 1. What a fantastic stay we had. The staff were great in particular the young chap working on the evening of the 16th. Breakfast was fab the room was beautiful. Very clean and...More

Thank Michaelrobert1991
Response from Reception1113, Manager at The Clarence HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Michael, thank you very much for your kind words. It is great that you enjoyed your stay with us, and your kind comments have been passed on to The Clarence Team. The Clarence is situated in a quiet residential zone, however we are just...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I booked this hotel and dinner at the Kitchen as a treat for a belated Valentines an opportunity to spend some time on our own. We were greeted by Marta who did everything to make us feel welcome explaining in detail all...More

Thank dld192856
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed in room 5 on a recommendation from a friend. Beautifully furnished and a lovely bathroom with spa bath with TV! Only slight gripe would be the loud noise that came and went - maybe from another rooms plumbing or some sort of pump?...More

Thank Charlotte C
Response from Reception1113, Manager at The Clarence HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Charlotte, we appreciate your nice review. We will certainly look into this mysterious noise and get it resolved! It is great that you enjoyed your room and your stay in The Clarence. It is also wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your meal at...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed in room 6 with an in room bath and it was delightful! The hotel staff were incredibly helpful and created a lovely atmosphere. The hotel is located brilliantly for the beach, cafes and Albert road. Breakfast was great too. We could hear noise...More

Thank Chlobear84
Response from Reception1113, Manager at The Clarence HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Chloe, thank you for your kind review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay in room 6, with its gorgeous in-room bath. It is a shame to hear that you were disturbed by another guest during your stay, we do have night...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
#1 Luxury Hotel in Portsmouth
#3 Business Hotel in Portsmouth
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
#1 Luxury Hotel in Portsmouth
#3 Business Hotel in Portsmouth
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (233)
Room & Suite (265)
Dining (42)
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Bikingdiver
31 October 2017|
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Response from Reception1113 | Property representative |
Hi We would recommend calling the hotel regarding this. The hotel is approx 5 minutes from the Great South Run start.
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Chris C
9 September 2017|
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Response from Reception1113 | Property representative |
Hi Chris TripAdvisor don't display direct hotel details on all properties - you can find the hotel phone number easily on our website though or with a quick online search. We are not permitted to list the number on... More
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Kabut
3 July 2017|
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Response from RadishTas | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just saw your question. We were visiting from Australia, so pets did not cross our minds. They're very friendly though, well worth a phone call.
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"we were in room one near the front door no noise issues."
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"Website is good to see photos of each room"
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"stayed in 2 different rooms and both have lots of facilities."
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"Room 4 has a small shower room....alright once you're in but be aware."
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