Advantages: Quiet at lunchtime; no pressure to leave; very good Beef Bourgignon Disadvantages: Limited main course menu; only veggie option was off
...Ashby's in Southsea is principally a ?boutique hotel? with a restaurant attached to it. It is tucked away behind Palmerston Road, about a hundred yards from the shopping precinct in one direction and the common in the other. It is within easy walking distance of the sea front as well. There is a car park in front of the main entrance to the restaurant.
My brother and his wife had had dinner...
Advantages: Close to some good shops, a good metro station and not far from the Eiffel Tower. Disadvantages: Tiny room, paper thin walls (and I MEAN paper thin) and quite tired rooms.
...* hotel as it was in a good location and it looked nice enough on the pictures, it wasn't badly priced too compared to similar hotels in Paris.
The Hotel's Location
Europe Hotel is in an ideal location on a busy street. It's situated only a 10-15 minute walk away from the Effiel Tower, which was amusing on our first day as we stood with a map wondering where the busy street we were standing in...
Advantages: Plenty to do Disadvantages: Shingle beach
...will reach Clarence Pier, where there is a funfair in the summer. From here you could take a hovercraft over to Ryde on the Isle of Wight, but the car ferry leaves from Portsmouth.
Crossing the common, the imposing Queen's Hotel stands before you on the corner of Osborne Road with its small shops and restaurants. Walking down here will lead you to Palmerston Road, Southsea's main shopping precinct...
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