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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2007

This Motel is better than a 2 Star rating on TripAdvisor - it's even better than many of the 3 star Hotels we've seen. Front desk staff were amazing (as were the cleaning staff)- friendly, helpful and just down to earth folks that seem to care about everyone who comes through the door. Continental breakfast was above average, the room... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2007

My family stayed here August 30 for 1 night and after reading the reviews on trip advisor I had high expectations. I can honestly say all of them were met. I was very impressed. When I arrived the lovely lady at the desk was very pleasant and gave us perfect directions on a little map of how to get to... More 

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southern NJ
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11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2007

My family and I stayed at the Port Inn for one night on our way to Acadia National Park. I had pretty high expectations from the reviews here and we were not disappointed! Upon arrival we were immediately greeted by the hotel staff. They also offered assistance with things to do in Portsmouth as it was our first visit. We... More 

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Ventura, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2007

Good service, nice rooms and location. Continental breakfast above average. Was given the wrong room when we arrived but it was quickly remedied. Highly recommend this place if you are visiting Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

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merrick, ny
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2007

The Port Inn received rave reviews on here, and I have to ask from whom? I stayed here this past weekend and was unimpressed to say the least. First off, the room was just okay. The price (about $150/night) is not cheap and for the money, the place is just below average. When we arrived late at night, the tub... More 

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bmacdDoverNH, General Manager at The Port Inn, responded to this review

I absolutely agree that the condition of the bathtub was not up to our usual standards. The morning that the issue was brought up, the housekeeping department was made aware of the problem. Having no success after a number of attempts to rectify the issue with the normal cleaning products, the room attendants brought this to my attention. I inspected... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2007

The Port Inn is a very nice and very quit motel. Everything was clean and the staff was very friendly. Breakfast was also included. I understand why this motel is the #1 in Portsmouth. If you are searching for a nice and quit place to stay, stay at the Port Inn and you won't regret it. Nicole Québec city

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Raymond, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2007

We were visiting family at Thanksgiving when illness hit. We opted to move to a hotel for a few days. We chose the Port Inn based on the price and we were amazed at what a wonderful, friendly and operating room clean place it turned out to be. I would HIGHLY recommend this Inn to anyone spending time in the... More 

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Wappingers Falls, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2007

We lucked out when we booked two rooms at the Port Inn in Portsmouth, NH. Our room with two double beds, 'though a bit small, was quite fashionably decorated, neat and clean, and appeared to be brand new. The bath was spacious and replete with a granite tub enclosure with a good strong shower head and it appeared to be... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2007

I can only echo what others have said: From the outside, this is an old-style motel with parking right near the room doors. However, the entire property is beautifully maintained and very comfortable. The pool area is pretty, with attractive plantings, umbrella tables, and chaises. Our room was small and a bit crowded because we needed two beds, but the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2007

The front part of the hotel from the street looks like an old route 66 type motel. Not in upkeep, just the single story, outside entrance to rooms, appearance. But what a pleasure our nights stay was. The fellow in the office was helpful, you could tell he genuinely cared about your stay. Recommended a nearby restaurant for a late... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Port Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
The Port Hotel Portsmouth
Port Hotel Portsmouth
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Portsmouth
#6 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
#7 Business Hotel in Portsmouth

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