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Number One Port Hill

4Self Classified Guest Accommodation Ratings explained
Number One Port Hill, Hertford Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG14 1PJ
The beautiful residence of Number One Bed & Breakfast, built in 1812 and acknowledged in Nikolaus Pevsner’s Buildings of Hertfordshire, features an eclectic elegant mix of original grandeur and modern touches and offers truly first class accommodation in Hertford. From the moment you walk through the wrought-iron gate and through the award-winning garden, you know that you have arrived at somewhere really special.

Shimmering chandeliers, corniced ceilings, huge mirrors and sculptures combined with modern art, roaring fires and vintage glassware, all make for a visually spectacular experience. Off the main hall is the Dining Room – a treasure trove of glass, fabulous china and a stunning table setting.

The gorgeous Georgian mahogany staircase leads you past the luxurious Drawing Room and upwards to the bedrooms. The Drawing Room provides a chance for you to lap up the history of the house in lavish surroundings. It is the perfect place to relax, read a book or just sit by the magnificent fireplace.

All the bedrooms offer:

New beds with our Luxury Room 1 offering a French gilt kingsize bed, with tempur and pocket sprung mattress and tempur pillows
Free wi-fi and throughout the house
Flat screen TVs
Hairdryers
Ironing boards and iron
iPhone docking & sound system
Full Sky package or Freeview

400 thread count Egyptian cotton bed linen
Sumptuous bathrobes
Luxurious toiletries
Bottled water
An eclectic mix of reading material
Teas, coffees and Belgian hot chocolate plus little extra treats for everyone.

The secret courtyard garden provides an intimate, romantic retreat, be it to enjoy a coffee or just to sit in the sunshine under the dappled shade of the ancient wisteria.

The obvious attention to detail in these surroundings is equally evident in the warm welcome you receive. We pride ourselves in going that extra mile just for you. We understand that our approach and our attitude is key to giving an individual and personalised service ensuring that your stay is unforgettable.

Presley, the perfect boutique labrador dog, is resident at Number One Port Hill and is as gorgeous as his surroundings.

Our delicious and much talked about breakfast menu comprises of the following:

The Full English:
Locally produced organic sausages and dry cured smoked back bacon from award-winning pedigree British Lops, Saddlebacks and Gloucester Old Spots, grilled vine tomatoes, chestnut mushrooms pan fried in Britanny butter and Italian home grown olive oil (courtesy of Gianni and Vania Dal Negro, our very first guests) and free range eggs prepared to your liking.

The Lighter Option:
Organic granolas, mueslis and yoghurts, fresh seasonal fruit platters, granary or farmhouse breads, warm French butter croissants or raspberry/plain butter brioches.

Homemade preserves and delicious Manuka honey.

Fresh juices, Italian ground coffee or English Breakfast tea.

Specialities upon request:

Scottish smoked salmon with scrambled egg – £9.00
Grilled Craster kippers with poached egg – £9.00
Stacked pancakes, layered with mascarpone icing and fresh fruits
drizzled with hot raspberry and maple sauce – £9.00
Selection of continental cold meats and fine cheeses – £9.00

We are also delighted that we have been awarded the Alastair Sawday's Special Places To Stay accolade coupled with The Good Hotel Guide 2014 - something we are truly proud and honoured to have been granted. We are the only B&B or hotel to be awarded these in the whole of Hertfordshire.
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En-Suite Double or Twin Room sleeps 2 Breakfast included
Room Notes: Room 3 - A charming double/twin room with a bright and airy ambiance due to its dual aspect. The beautifully appointed en-suite provides modern comfort with a vintage twist.
Thu 02
Full
Fri 03
Full
Sat 04
Full
Sun 05
Full
Mon 06
Full
Tue 07
$194.66
Wed 08
$194.66
Thu 09
$194.66
Fri 10
Full
Sat 11
$194.66
Sun 12
$194.66
Mon 13
Full
Tue 14
Full
Wed 15
$194.66
How many rooms?
  Adults Children
Room 1
Room 2
Room 3
Room 4
Room 5
En-Suite Double or Twin Room sleeps 2 Breakfast included
Room Notes: Room 2 - A delightful double/twin room thoughtfully designed with elegant mirrored Venetian furnishings and a contemporary en-suite makes this the perfect space for a relaxing break.
Thu 02
Full
Fri 03
Full
Sat 04
Full
Sun 05
Full
Mon 06
Full
Tue 07
Full
Wed 08
Full
Thu 09
Full
Fri 10
Full
Sat 11
$194.66
Sun 12
$194.66
Mon 13
$194.66
Tue 14
Full
Wed 15
Full
How many rooms?
  Adults Children
Room 1
Room 2
Room 3
Room 4
Room 5
Luxury Double Room sleeps 2 Breakfast included
Room Notes: This spacious double bedroom is magnificently comfortable and romantic. The room features a kingsize gilt bed and has its own elegant Italian style private bathroom with state of the art walk in shower, decadent boat bath and shimmering chandeliers.
Thu 02
Full
Fri 03
Full
Sat 04
Full
Sun 05
Full
Mon 06
Full
Tue 07
$241.01
Wed 08
$241.01
Thu 09
Full
Fri 10
$241.01
Sat 11
Full
Sun 12
$241.01
Mon 13
$241.01
Tue 14
Full
Wed 15
Full
How many rooms?
  Adults Children
Room 1
Room 2
Room 3
Room 4
Room 5

Important Information:
The LateRooms.com rates for Number One Port Hill in Hertfordshire are the total price of the room and not the 'per person' rate. All prices are inclusive of all local taxes.

Check in and Check out times:
You can check in from 16:00 to 20:00. You need to check out by 10:00.

Overall Guest Review Score 6 Star Rating Based on 9 recent reviews