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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portsmouth Exeter

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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just stayed at the Fairfield for a night this 2015 July 4 weekend. We would have stayed a day more if rooms where available. The Fairfield has a very convenient location. Hampton beach is so close. This is a perfect hotel for this. Portsmouth, NH is also close by. We prefer Ogunquit and base ourselves at the Fairfield even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a wedding in a neighboring area, and the cab wouldn't come to get us. The staff at the Fairfield Inn and Suites drove us to the wedding and were great to talk to along the way. I would advise staying here without question! Thanks again

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Cranston, Rhode Island, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our third time staying at this hotel. Rooms are always very, very clean and the staff is always friendly and helpful. Sherri in housekeeping went out of her way to make our room as comfortable as possible. Mary at the desk couldn't have been more accommodating and concerned about our needs for the trip. Breakfast was good and... More 

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Latham, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a bad camping experience so decided to go to a hotel instead. This Fairfield must be newer because everything from the lobby to my room to the breakfast area was sparkling clean and modern. The free breakfast was not super fancy but everything was good and there was a huge selection (remember people, it's FREE). Coffee was great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

I'll start by saying that there were a few things I didn't like. The key card reader at the front door is a real pain, works when it wants to. The room wasn't as big as I anticipated for a king. There were quite a few small ants around the nightstands, but the rooms are very clean. That aside, the... More 

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EFFIS, Guest Relations Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portsmouth Exeter, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. I am sorry to hear about the difficulties you did experience during your stay. However, we are grateful for all feedback so that we can continue to improve. I will certainly pass your comments on to Kate and Mary and was happy to hear they, and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I can't say enough good things about the team at the Fairfield, super folks who know and care about guests! Friendly greeting at the desk, no matter how tired I am, or late the check in, simple but healthy breakfast, the property is maintained in a new state, and as both a personal and business traveler, I appreciate the two... More 

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EFFIS, Guest Relations Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portsmouth Exeter, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing praise! We try to provide exceptional service to all our guests, both one timers and regulars. Our guests are an extended family to us and we are glad you think of us as your home away from home. Thank you again for sharing your thoughts and for your amazing review. We hope to continue to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This was a good hotel to sleep in, bed was comfortable, room was clean, nice bathroom. Only thing is that breakfast was very basic, however I guess that is the standard in this type of business hotels... another thing that was annoying was that I would have to sign in to their wifi every time I used it... in other... More 

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EFFIS, Guest Relations Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portsmouth Exeter, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that you had a good and restful night's sleep. We strive to ensure our guests' comfort. I am sorry to hear you had a couple of minor issues during your stay, however. Your feedback is very welcome and will help us improve the guest experience. Thank you for taking the time to share your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Now this is a perfect example of what a Fairfield Inn by Marriott should be. I travel a lot and usually stay in either a Marriott or Hilton product because of their standards. You always know what you are getting. Now I'll just say this is not the Four Seasons or the Ritz Carlton but for a Fairfield Inn they... More 

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EFFIS, Guest Relations Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portsmouth Exeter, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your recent stay. We are happy to hear that you found our staff to be top notch. I will be certain to share your kind remarks with our associates. Thay will inspire us in our continuous efforts to provide an exceptional stay for all our guests. We look forward... More 

Westfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Great hotel in the middle of NH next to RT 95 and within several miles of great shopping in Maine, Portsmouth, and North Boston. Staff is very courteous - clean rooms, great breakfast, good TV selection. Cons are: small refrig, no freezer compartment [not sure why Marriott doesn't place larger refrigs in their rooms like they do for Courtyard] -... More 

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EFFIS, Guest Relations Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portsmouth Exeter, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post comments abtu your recent stay. We are so happy to hear that you found our service to be exceptional & that the facility & location met your needs. We hope to see you again next time you are in our area! More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Enjoying a winter weekend in New Hampshire when a snow storm hits. Fortunately we were guests at the best spot for a storm. While the storm roared outside, the staff, and I mean the whole team, was making this a great experience. As we arrived, they were shoveling out spaces for us to park. In the morning, the breakfast room... More 

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EFFIS, Guest Relations Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Portsmouth Exeter, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your recent experience. Your kind comments will definitely be shared with the staff. We try hard to ensure that our guests have a stress-free stay regardless of the weather. I'm so glad to hear that we were able to exceed your expectaions and deliver a pleasent surprise! It encourages us to maintain our high... More 

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