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The Port Inn

2.5 of 5 505 US Route 1 Bypass, at Portsmouth Traffic Circle, Portsmouth, NH 03801
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Raleigh, NC
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66 reviews 66 reviews
37 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I chose this hotel because I had enough qualifying points with Chioce hotels. When you see this hotel from the road it looks like a typical roadside mote. When you enter it surpasses all expectations. The king room was large, super clea , very comfortable, very well lit and had nice amenities. The staff were all friendly, attentive and helpful.... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very close to I95 and a mile or so from downtown Portsmouth, this was an ideal stop off en route to the White Mountains. Arriving late and tired we received a very warm welcome and the same was true at breakfast the following morning. Food on offer was good and exceeded my expectations. Price paid was expensive but may reflect... More

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Somers Point, New Jersey
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived after a 7 hour drive, to a cute-looking motel. Didn't expect the very nice, updated decor in the lobby. The front desk young man was very friendly and helpful with directions to town and recommendations. I had a king room in the front corner of the building. Was not bothered by any noise. Loved the convenience of parking right... More

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Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family spent a night here on our way to Bar Harbor Maine. We were greeted very warmly and given many options for restaurants and activities going on in the area. The room was clean with soft, fluffy towels and bedding. Yes, the rooms are small, but very nice. The breakfast was great and there were lots of options. My... More

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New York City, New York
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was not worth $220.00. Average motel, at best. I am surprised it is ranked #5 in Portsmouth. I guess I expect more for that rate. I always check TripAdvisor before booking. The location is convenient if you're on a road trip, and it is close to Downtown Portsmouth, so I suppose they use that to justify the rates.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at The Port Inn because our son and future DIL had booked a block of rooms for wedding guests. A discounted rate was offered for all wedding guests. We booked 2 rooms--several months ahead and were told that we were given a 10% discount, rather than the promised 15%. We questioned the rate and were told that was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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201 hotel reviews
272 helpful votes 272 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Situated just off the freeway on the outskirts of Portsmouth, this is a good base if you are driving everywhere. It's a 10 minute drive to downtown Portsmouth. With free parking in front of your room, moving in and out is a breeze. The bed and pillows were just okay as were the shower and towels but the toiletries were... More

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Burlington, Vermont
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58 reviews 58 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Stayed with a group of friends for a long weekend of exploring the seacoast area. Rooms are clean and and appear to have been updated recently. The complimentary breakfast was remarkable. Set up like a buffet breakfast in a restaurant. Hot and cold items, as well as fruit and juices. Staff was very friendly and accomodating. Our room was in... More

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Lancaster, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed at the Port Inn for 1 night on July 8-9. We were given an upgraded room to a king. The room was immaculate and looked like new. Very clean and comfortable. The continental breakfast was pretty good and served off the front desk area. The pool is in the rear of the property and was clean and refreshing.... More

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Boskoop, The Netherlands
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204 reviews 204 reviews
89 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed for one night and were very friendly welcomed at the front desk. Room is small and somewhat dark due to one small window near the door. They have a swimming pool outside. Ask for a room at the back otherwise the traffic noise can provide a bad night sleep. We walked to the city center, takes around 30... More

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Address: 505 US Route 1 Bypass, at Portsmouth Traffic Circle, Portsmouth, NH 03801
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Location: United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Port Inn 2.5*
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