Your Frequently Asked questions
Below is a selection of questions that we are often asked by our guests
If you have any other queries or questions, or need any other information about the Seacrest and your stay here, please don't hesitate to call us and we'll do our best to help.
Select a question below to read the answer:Where can I park?
We have on-road parking just outside the Hotel, and can give guests a parking permit which they can use for the duration of their stay.
If you cannot find a space outside, then there is also a small car park at the rear of the Hotel, which you are welcome to use. However, there is no access to the Hotel from the car park, so you will have to walk around the block, approx. 2 minutes. TOP TIP: Check in to the Hotel BEFORE going to the Car park, this will save you having to carry your luggage from the Car Park.Get in touch to book your stay with us at the Seacrest Hotel on Portsmouth's seafront. »
No, we don't. Our Restaurant is open for Breakfast Service fron 7.00am -9.30am Monday - Saturday and from 8.00am-10.00am on Sunday. Continental Breakfast available on request. Bar Snack Menu is available from 12.00pm - 9.00 pm.
No: We would not dream of taking anything from a customer's card prior to their arrival. The card number is held by way of a security for the booking. However, we do ask customers to pay upon arrival.
Guests are welcome to charge meals, snacks and drinks to the room, and pay for those upon departure.
No – we charge the same price as the local pubs in the area, although Guests from the north of England may find Bar prices more expensive generally. Our Bar is open from 5.00pm until 11.45pm, 7 nights per week.Get in touch to book your stay with us at the Seacrest Hotel on Portsmouth's seafront. »
No, our passenger lift serves the ground floor all the way up to the third floor. It does not go down to the dining room. There is a small flight of stairs down to the dining room. If you cannot make the stairs to the dining room, we are happy to serve you in our small sitting room on the hall floor by prior arrangement.Get in touch to book your stay with us at the Seacrest Hotel on Portsmouth's seafront. »
When you require a taxi, just come to Reception. We have a direct line to a taxi Company and will book for you. They generally they come within 5 minutes of calling.Get in touch to book your stay with us at the Seacrest Hotel on Portsmouth's seafront. »
Yes of course you can. We give you a key to your room and also to the front door on arrival. Our Reception is covered from 7.00am through til midnight by a Duty Manager.
From midnight to 7.00am we employ a nightwatchman who patrols the hotel throughout the night, making sure everything and everybody is safe. Although we do not offer night porterage, he can help you if you have any problems. We would of course, ask anyone returning late to the hotel, to do so quietly, in order not to disturb our other guests.Get in touch to book your stay with us at the Seacrest Hotel on Portsmouth's seafront. »
If you need to arrive early to get ready for a wedding etc., we will do our utmost to accommodate you by prior arrangement.
Should you arrive early and your room is ready, then of course, you may check in immediately. Otherwise, we will give you a permit and look after your luggage until your room is ready for you.
Wifi at the Seacrest is complimentary for all guests and visitors. Our access number is 12345, 12345.
We also have TV and Entertainment Centres (Smart TV) in each room, which allow you to access all kinds of online facilities, such as social media, video streaming sites, Netflix, email etc.Get in touch to book your stay with us at the Seacrest Hotel on Portsmouth's seafront. »
Yes, we serve a variety of sandwiches and Paninis with drinks from the bar or tea and coffee. We regret we do not allow takeaways into the Hotel. Takeaways leave smells which linger in the fabrics within the room and of course, accidents can happen when eating food from containers without cutlery.Get in touch to book your stay with us at the Seacrest Hotel on Portsmouth's seafront. »
No problem. Just let us know at the desk and the paper will be delivered to your room before 7.30am.Get in touch to book your stay with us at the Seacrest Hotel on Portsmouth's seafront. »
If you have any other questions or would like any information at all about staying at the Seacrest Hotel, please do not hesitate to call us on 023 9273 3192Get in touch »