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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely modern room. Very friendly and excellent service. I would have marked this five star apart but for the food facilities. The coffee definitely needs attention. In the room rather nasty Nescafe sachets are provided - nowadays most boutique hotels offer Nespresso machines. Never mind I thought I will get some at breakfast - but sadly here they only offer...

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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel for southsea/portsmouth area , would definitely stay again .Rooms are of a great decor, bedding excellent. Gastropub great for food and a drink. Staff all are very helpful and very professional.

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you so much for your kind words - we very much appreciate your comments which we will pass onto the staff. Thank you for also commending our new Gastro Pub, we are glad you enjoyed your food and drinks. Thank you very much again! Please do not hesitate to contact us in advance for next visit. All...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a lovely place to stay, it was quiet, comfy and the ladies were all very friendly and accommodating. The room we had was very nice and they had gone out of their way to spread petals on the bed and even left us a card! We plan to return for sure, I would recommend it to anyone.

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Reception1113, Front Office Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Congratulations again and thank you for your kind review, we are glad you enjoyed celebrating your Anniversary celebrations with us and pleased we could help with the arrangements you requested! We are pleased the staff looked after you on your special stay and hope to see you again soon

Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was a little unsure about these 'separate building' hotel chain but what an excellent find. We had a warm welcome from the reception an easy check in and a change of booked timing for the gastro pub to allow us to benefit from the 20% discount on food.Shown to our room which was beautiful with clean and crisp bed linen....

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Karen: Thank you so much for you kind words. We are more than happy to know that in that amount of time we were able to create something described as “WOW ”. We enjoyed having you here and we’re looking forward to meeting you again soon!

London
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an excellent find for one night on business. The small double was as described but perfectly adequate for a solo traveller. The staff were pleasant and welcoming. Dinner in the pub was well cooked and the wine was goof quality for the price. I would certainly stay again if I was coming to the area.

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you so much for your kind words - we very much appreciate your comments which we will pass onto the staff. Thank you for also commending our new Gastro Pub, we are glad you enjoyed your food and wine. Thank you very much again! Please do not hesitate to contact us in advance for next visit. All...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent staff, nice quiet little place. On street parking available. Staff were accommodating. Rooms were clean. Shower was excellent. Felt rested. Breakfast was excellent - good quality bacon on the plate!

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest: 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!

Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We spent a great day in a very chilly Southsea but luckily for us the chill ended the moment we got to reception and the lovely Ana Marie led us to our room. The staff were all very professional and our breakfast an absolute delight; cooked to order, and delicious. Other hotels could do with copying the service here. We...

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Our team are doing their best to assure our guests get the perfect service, so it is really nice to read such a great review! We will pass on the message to Ana Marie. Thank you for sharing your thoughts and we would be more than happy to welcome you again soon!

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My wife and I were meeting friends for a meal in Southsea so the Florence Suite was a perfect location. The welcome at reception was very friendly and we were shown to our room and given all of the necessary info. The room was spotlessly clean and contained all you would expect. The location was also very quiet and very...

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Mandy, We are so very pleased that you had a wonderful stay with us! Thank you kindly for leaving us this splendid review, see you soon.

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Wasn't expecting such a great "personal" experience for our large party, 20+ staying at the hotel holding our work Christmas celebration meal at the Florence Arms in the evening. Exceptionally comfortable spacious room, so tastefully decorated with great touches; excellent bathroom with L'Occitane toiletries! The meal was outstanding, you couldn't tell we were such a large party with everyone's meals...

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Judy, Thank you very much for this wonderful review! We are so very pleased that you and all your group had a wonderful stay with us and you found the hotel comfortable, with good facilities and great location. Our Breakfast menu is very popular and we are pleased you enjoyed it too! We are pleased all our staff was...

Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Stayed one night in a superior room 1st floor which was a good size with king bed and large shower room. Kettle with plenty of tea/coffee etc. Free wifi. Reception in another building this is a series of smaller buildings in a quiet road just off the seafront. Parking outside in road and gastro pub across the road for great...

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Reception1113, Public Relations Manager at The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! It was so nice meeting you! Please give us a call next time you are planning on coming to Portsmouth and we will be happy to welcome you again!

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Boutique hotel, part of The Mercer Collection . All rooms have been furnished with lavish fabrics and are all en suites. Tea and Coffee facilities are available in the room. Free parking and restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant

Address: 6 Malvern Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2NA, England (Formerly Sea La Vie)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: $120 - $273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Florence Suite Boutique Hotel and Restaurant 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“We had booked a small double room which looked excellent but upgraded ourselves to a superior double which was worth the small extra cost.”
 of 5 bubbles GoldenGapper, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had Suite 2, but I believe all the rooms are as stunning as the next. Win win every time”
 of 5 bubbles hugh6303, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose superior room for a little extra cost”
 of 5 bubbles Suefawn, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We chose a superior room, did not see the standard rooms so can not compare”
 of 5 bubbles , 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Luxury stay at budget price!!!”
 of 5 bubbles jaclin1970, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
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