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Number One Port Hill

Number One Port Hill,Hertford Information
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 – £7.00 Grilled Craster kippers with poached egg – £6.50 4 stacked pancakes, layered with mascarpone icing and fresh fruits drizzled with hot raspberry and maple sauce – £5.00 Selection of continental cold meats and fine cheeses – £7.00 We are also delighted that we have been awarded the Alastair Sawday's Special Places To Stay accolade - something we are truly proud and honoured to have been granted.
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Number One Port Hill,Hertford
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Number One Port Hill
Number One Port Hill, Hertford Hertford
SG14 1PJ
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Hertford is situated on the A414 between the A1M and the A10 both of which have well sign posted connections to the major motorways. Signs to Hertford can be found on the north and south bound A1M and A10. From the A1M take junction 4 at Hatfield for the A414 to Hertford. From the A10 take the exit for the A414 to Hertford. Hertford is served by two railway stations, Hertford North from Kings Cross London and Hertford East from Liverpool Street London both of Hertford's Rail Stations are within a 10 minutes walk of Number One Port Hill. Hertford town is also located less than a 45 minute drive to both London Stanstead and London Luton Airport.