Fortitude Cottage has the location, location, location. We have Gunwharf Quays on the doorstep, the Historic Dockyard a short walk, and all major attractions within easy walking distance.

Situated only 50 steps from the waters edge, Fortitude Cottage sits in the Old Town a few yards from the ancient fortifications, which give unrivalled views of the ships as they pass through the harbour entrance, as does our Penthouse Room with 360 degree panoramic views.

A charming family run guesthouse overlooking the quayside in the heart of Old Portsmouth. Built on the site of a 16th century cottage destroyed during the 2nd war and named after an 18th century warship.

Immaculately maintained bedrooms and bathrooms are decorated in delicate pastel shades and beamed room with views over the water. Fortitude Cottage has won ''Britain in Bloom'' awards for her window boxes and hanging baskets; and Heartbeat'' for healthy food choices.

Named after an old ship of the Line, Fortitude Cottage overlooks the quayside at the heart of Old Portsmouth. Situated a few yards from the ancient fortifications which give unrivelled views of the ships as they pass through the harbour entrance.

Established thirty nine years ago, Fortitude Cottage enjoys an excellent reputation for providing welcoming and comfortable accommodation combined with quality.

There are four prettily furnished bedrooms and immaculately maintained, each with TV and tea/coffee making facilities.

Breakfasts are served in a bow windowed dining room with a view of the fishing boats and ferries. For lunches and evening meals, there is an excellent selection of tea rooms, bistros, restaurants and pubs all within a few minutes walk.

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Rates from £45.00 to £150.00 per night, including breakfast.


  • **** 4 STAR
  • Balcony
  • Bath
  • Car Parking on site
  • En suite rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Luxury rooms
  • Near Seaside
  • Romantic
  • Room Safe
  • Sea Views
  • Self Catering
  • Shower
  • Superior Rooms
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Telephone in room
  • TV in room
  • WiFi

Fortitude Cottage

51 Broad Street, Spice Island, Old Portsmouth, PORTSMOUTH, PO1 2JD