view of lounge area


St Margaret's Lodge has a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere and is a perfect choice for business guests or leisure travellers enjoying a break in and around historic Southsea and Portsmouth. St. Margaret's Lodge Bed and Breakfast is very close to the Canoe Lake, Rose Garden and Southsea seafront and a 10 minute walk to the D-Day Museum and Southsea castle. From the seafront at Clarence Pier there is a Hovercraft service to the Isle of Wight which takes just 12 minutes to cross the Solent.

Spacious and well maintained en-suite bedrooms with comfortable and individual furnishings, all coloured co-ordinated, centrally heated with colour TV and tea and coffee facilities, hairdryer, clock radio alarm and complimentary spring water and toiletries.

Enjoy a light continental style or traditional English breakfast freshly prepared by their resident chef in their delightful light and spacious breakfast room overlooking the pretty garden which is also available for the enjoyment of our guests during the summer months.

They are also fortunate in being able to present a residents T.V. lounge, a smaller quiet reading lounge, plus a spacious seated reception area with log fire, all situated on ground floor level.

St Margaret's Lodge Guest House has a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere and is a prefect choice either for business guests or leisure travellers enjoying a break in and around Historic Southsea and Portsmouth. just yards away from here is a bus service that runs to Southsea shopping centre, Gunwharf Quay, Historic Dockyard and City Centre. The bus service runs every 10 minutes from the hour. We also have some restaurants close by the Guest House.

Residents parking for 5 to 6 cars plus ample free on street parking.

Colour brochure on request.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double en suitefrom £30.00 to £45.00 per person per night (breakfast included)
Family Rooms- Prices on request.On Request
Single en suite£42.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Twin en suite bathroomfrom £34.00 to £45.00 per person 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.



  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Serve breakfast

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - 0

Establishment Features

  • Central heating throughout
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Wireless Internet Access

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Free parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Non smoking establishment
  • Seafront

Room / Unit Features

  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Baths some rooms
  • Broadband - wifi free of charge
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms



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

    • WEHATEforest
      Derby, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Simply Special
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 22nd August 2020
      Myself and my family have been stopping at St Margaret's Lodge for a good 14 years now when we holiday in Southsea. Why do we go back? It's simple... it's an amazing place to stay, located close to... Read full review
    • D7257NJcharliem
      Trip Type:
      Lacking open mindedness and manners
      1 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 20th May 2021
      I was informed that one of my close family members was spoken too not very nicely and didn't have a nice experience and was a bit rude to them which ruined their experience and upset them and caused... Read full review
    • Alicart64
      Trip Type:
      Rude and uncomfortable
      1 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 16th June 2021
      I stayed at this hotel 2 weeks ago and I have never felt so uncomfortable around an business owner. He comes across as rude and arrogant. At breakfast was quite awkward. He doesn't speak very nice... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    St Margaret's Lodge

    St Margaret's Lodge, 3 Craneswater Gate, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO4 0NZ

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    Opening Times

    Opening (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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