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Portsmouth Harbor Inn and Spa

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6 Water Street, Kittery, ME 03904 (Formerly Inn at Portsmouth Harbor)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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West Medford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While this inn is located in Kittery, it is a pleasant walk to downtown Portsmouth. The inn is warmly decorated, and the inn keeper, Lynn, was a most gracious host. Breakfasts were amazing! Lynn takes the time before you arrive to check on dietary needs and likes and dislikes. Our room was very comfortable and cozy. It was a perfect... More 

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Northbridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfy & Cozy. If you appreciate charm, this is the place for you whether you want to just hang out and rest or be on the go. Shops galore and restaurants within a 10 minute walk. Bed was so comfortable, breakfast was delicious. Everything was so clean and neat. Can't wait to go back in December for Christmas festivities.

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Bedford, MA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very clean and comfortable B&B right outside of Portsmouth. About a 10 minute walk. Excellent breakfast and well appointed rooms. Little extras like cookies and lemonade in the afternoon. Felt at home

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Philadelphia, PA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

The Inn keeper Lynn is sweet and truly accommodating. The Inn is a gorgeous victorian that is elegant and welcoming. We stayed in the Dido room on the second floor great pressure for the shower. Nice kingbed and a fridge and sitting room right outside our door. The bedrooms are all decorated very pretty, comfortable furniture and wood floors. Breakfast... More 

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Cambria, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

A large, lovely, nicely maintained Victorian Inn located in Kittery, Maine. Conveniently located and within walking distance to downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Restaurants and history abound. We'd flown from California for a fall foliage trip and had made advance plans with innkeeper, Lynn Bowditch, who couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. Upon our arrival we were greeted personally, given... More 

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Willow, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Susan and I loved the Inn; liked the porch and old style Victorian; sit down breakfast was excellent; great guests to be with-very nice overall. We walked downtown Portsmouth from here; out for Lobster close by; The drive from Boston was easy and quick; we flew in from Alaska so our first night was here at the Inn and it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Warm greeting with warm chocolate chip cookies and port wine. Atmosphere, food, accommodations, and hospitality are all top notch. Very relaxing, comfortable, and special! This was our second visit from Florida and we plan to return.

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The house is in a wonderful location, close to the Kittery outlets and downtown Portsmith. The house is a large beautiful Victorian with a spa attached. I thought the weekend was very relaxing. The one negative I have to say is we had a couples massage booked for Saturday an they changed it to Friday with out telling us. This... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Every detail is taken care of at Portsmouth Harbor Inn and Spa. Lynn was extremely easy to communicate with and the room we stayed in was an absolute oasis (top floor, room on the right). We also both received spa treatments which were in a very tranquil setting and the icing on the cake for our trip. The Inn is... More 

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Cramlington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We stayed at the Inn for one night on our way between Boston and Maine and were very pleased with the accomodation, facilities and warm welcome shown to us. The bed was a large Queen size and very, very comfortable! There were lots of small additions included in the cost, including home made biscuits, free coffee and sherry, use of... More 

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