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 Florence Arms gastropub is just a few doors away.

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:

    • cemremnv
      Cambridge, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Nice place to stay in Portsmouth
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 26th March 2022
      We spent a night here. It was a comfortable place with a lot of room. The location is very near the seafront and easy to go from one place to another. The staff was very helpful. The breakfast was... Read full review
    • Barry E
      Kent, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      One night stay
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 28th March 2022
      Stayed for one night only (27/03/2022) as part of a 'Getaway' for myself and wife,VERY CLEAN and well decorated and could not find fault. Room was so lovely and clean. Staff brilliant and even... Read full review
    • Elli0ttB
      London, United Kingdom
      Must agree.... very nice hotel
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 16th May 2022
      I booked this from other recommendations - and can agree its a really lovely hotel. I booked it to go and see my son who is Portsmouth Uni. It was his birthday, so I organised for us to have the... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Somerset House Hotel and Restaurant

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

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    Opening Times

    Opening (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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