Double bedroom at Somerset House


The Somerset House Hotel has been restored to the original splendour of its Edwardian roots. It offers boutique rooms with free WiFi and free parking, just a 5 minute walk from Southsea.

The stylish bedrooms all feature TVs and comfortable beds are adorned with Egyptian cotton sheets. Individually designed bathrooms feature fluffy towels, designer L'Occitane Aromachologie.

Guests can choose a cooked breakfast daily from the a la carte homecooked menu, and the hotel restaurant - The Garden - offers a relaxed on-site dining experience.

Somerset House Boutique Hotel is the second hotel in The Mercer Collection group of boutique properties. The Historic Mary Rose, HMS Victory and HMS Warrior warships are less than 10 minutes' drive away.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double Ensuite£70.00 per room per night (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Bar meals
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Special diets catered for

Children & Infants

  • Cot
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Central heating throughout
  • Ironing facilities
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Night porter
  • Open New Year
  • Pets welcome

Leisure Facilities

  • Bar

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Free parking

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Non smoking establishment

Room / Unit Features

  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Baths some rooms
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Ground Floor Room(s)
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Internet access all rooms
  • King sized bed some rooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Telephone in all bedrooms

Specialist Features

  • Short breaks available

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
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      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Location
      4.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Daryl D
      Excellent Hotel
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 26th January 2024
      Great Location. Great room. Fabulous generous breakfast. Staff excellent. Great shower. Very comfortable bed. Great decor. Excellent cleanliness. Free parking which is a great bonus. We... Read full review
    • Wanderer60935467898
      Whitwick, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Somerset House, a jewel
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 2nd March 2024
      What a find, the hotel has bags of character, really clean facilities, lovely decor, great breakfast and welcoming, friendly staff. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would definitely return. The... Read full review
    • Eberhard_Mu
      Excellent, nothing to complain
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 16th June 2024
      Nice hotel, friendly staff, excellent breakfast, and conveniently located one street from the beach and 5-10 min into the bar and restaurant district. Free parking permit on the street nearby. We... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Somerset House Boutique Hotel and Restaurant

    Somerset House Hotel and Restaurant, 10 Florence Road, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 2NE

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    Opening Times

    Opening (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

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