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Innkeeper's Lodge Portsmouth, Cosham

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant little hotel, small rooms and there's only a few rooms avaliable. Interior looks a lot like professional hotel room but you can notice the differences Towels arent that soft to be warned, and rooms are quite hot as our heating was on all night Directly next to the pub so can head downstairs for a pint or breakfast which... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly helpful staff. pizza was very tasty with speedy service. We stayed one night in a clean room, Bed was very comfortable, the shower was powerful and with Complimentary breakfast what more do you need.

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We stayed only one night transitting through and visiting HMS Victory exhibits. We were welcomed by the manager who was very friendly and keen to ensure we were comfortable and happy. His enthusiasm was also reflected in the staff who were equally welcoming. The room is a motel style adjacent to the pub and has been recently refurbished. The beds... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I was there for two nights because I was moving house and the hotel was quite close to my job. Everything but the room is great, but it was just too warm is the room. Honestly, I couldn't sleep during that two nights because of it. They put tea and sugar for you to use and everyone is really nice... More 

Thank Clara F
1 review
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived at my room at 5 30 room was cold time to go to bed radiator on full power can't turn them Off no thermostat window only opens halfway noises about the place go to the bar and it's full Of piss heads and incompetent staff

Thank Jenny H

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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

A small lodge situated on the outskirts of Portsmouth I chose this hotel as it was close to the Port and easily assessable by the nearby expressway. The room wat neat and clean with an ensuite bath/shower. Staff where friendly and although the Bar had a limited menu for the night I stayed staff where helpful in suggesting alternative places... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I stayed with my husband on the 14 of October 2015 in this hotel for one night. At first we arrived at 22 pm and everything was closed, no reception, no number, no nothing. We had to knock on the Pub's door for 30 minutes, to find a person, not very happy to see us saying that they were closed,... More 

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Camberley, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Lots are ready to moan about a place or say it was ok, well the Red Lion staff more than make up for any problems you might find, when they say any problems tell us it's not just words, it's what they really mean. Would I stay here again, yes I would, two great nights.

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IanRedLion, General Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge Portsmouth, Cosham, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words. It really is appreciated by all the team here at The Red. We look forward to your next visit. Many thanks again. Ian GM More 

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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Went with the gf after work with the dog Nice day sat in beer garden only to be told company policy that dogs are not allowed Stupid as stayed at Hilton Bournemouth last weekend with the dog. Unfriendly when telling us Won't be back and shame on you Red Lion

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for one night on the way home from a long camping holiday in France. The welcome at reception was fantastic and extremely warm, probably one of the best I have ever received. Nothing was a problem and everything was well explained by the lady on duty. Well done, a great way to start a stay in a... More 

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IanRedLion, General Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge Portsmouth, Cosham, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words in this review. It really is appreciated by all the team here. We recently had a refurbishment of the whole hotel and your were able to experience this. I am very pleased you like our pillows as much as the large & luxurious bed! - thank you - really appreciated. We look forward to... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ian and the team welcome you to the Red Lion Hotel. A pub and 16 bedroom hotel located near to Cosham train station, Queen Alexander Hospital, and a short drive to Portsmouth town centre. Above all we pride ourselves on being the friendliest pub in Cosham! Everyone is welcome! Our rooms are all en suite with double or twin beds. We have a free wi fi service for those with laptop PCs; signal is stronger on the ground floor. The rooms have recently been completely refurbished including new Hypnos 1000 spring beds, bringing people back again and again. Breakfast is served from 07:30 to 09:30 Monday to Friday and 08:00 to 10:00 on the weekends. The pub downstairs provides breakfasts and meals. Meals are available all day from the pubs extensive menu. The pub has the full sky sports package - though there's no need to worry about noise as the hotel is located on a different wing in the building. We suggest you try to book early as we are normally full Monday to Friday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Innkeeper's Lodge Portsmouth, Cosham

Address: London Road, Cosham, Portsmouth PO6 3EE, England (Formerly Red Lion Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth > Cosham
Price Range: €68 - €103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“We chose a room with two single beds ziped togeather.”
 of 5 bubbles nigelg878, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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“All sides of Hotel are facing main roads”
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