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Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown

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711 2nd Street (Downtown Portsmouth), Portsmouth, OH 45662
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

We were visiting my son at college & this hotel is the perfect location for us. A little higher prices than I usually pay, but the centralized location makes it worth it. Front desk staff was friendly & the evening housekeeper was one of the nicest I have ever met in a hotel. My little kids loved the pool &... More 

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Springfield, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

The hotel & rooms were clean & nice. The restaurant had good food & service was good. Very nice pool area with a heated pool & hot tub. Make sure to walk to see the Murals on flood wall and walk by the Ohio River across the flood wall. It's only a block away and worth your time if you... More 

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scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. You have described everything I love about our location. Please visit again. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

Was intown over night the hotel is a older but nice clean and friendly they have k cups in the room. Also rooms are clean and the staff was nice. The only thing I fid not like was the elevator was small and I only saw one.

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scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review with us. Please visit again. More 

Richmond, Kentucky
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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Would have loved the pool but it closes way too early. Ice machine didn't work. Elevator is tiny and slow. Plan on using the stairs if you stay here. Didn't get our reservation right. Very, very overpriced for what you get. They don't give rewards member treat bag like all the other Holiday Inns where I stay (even though there... More 

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scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

Hello again, I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your stay with us this time. As I responded to your review in December 2014, the pool hours are 6 am - 10 pm and has not changed. To be recognized as one of our IHG Rewards Club members and receive IHG points or gifts you need to book with IHG or with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

Stayed while traveling through the area. Nice hotel that seemed to be recently updated. Rooms were clean and bed comfortable. Room had a small fridge, small microwave and coffee maker. Nice pool area, however giving it a 4 because disappointed in the hot tub. It appeared to not be updated with the rest of it. The bubbles did not work... More 

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scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review with us. The hot tub is scheduled for a refinishing soon. Please accept my apology. I hope you return in the future, I would love to get that other star from you. Thank you again for choosing our Hotel. More 

Columbus, OH
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

We stayed at the Portsmouth HI for 2 nights for a family reunion. I must admit, my expectations were very low.... and I was pleasantly surprised. It's recently refurbished. Everything clean. We had a private room for family reunion activities and meals and it was great. The kids loved the pool. Food was good. The only negative was an experience... More 

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scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. I hope your family will visit us again. More 

Lansing, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

The room was clean and decent, but no where near worth the price they were charging. If I'm paying $120 or more a night for a Holiday Inn room, I'm expecting at least a continental breakfast which they do not. They have a fitness room which consists of the bare bone essentials such as a bike, treadmill, some free weights... More 

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scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our city and Hotel. You're right there are other hotels in the area that are cheaper. We are the only Hotel downtown which gives us a higher demand for rooms. Only the Express hotels are allowed to have free continental breakfast, We have a full service restaurant that is open for breakfast. I am sad that... More 

Aurora, Illinois
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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Chose this hotel for its location. Older hotel with a great pool and right downtown. Staff not very friendly...seemed more interested in carrying on a conversation with her girl friend. The room was very disappointing. Spiders building a home in the valance had not been disturbed for a while. Had to sit sidesaddle on the commode because the paper holder... More 

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scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

I am very sorry you didn't enjoy your stay with us. We pride ourselves on our Hotel being Clean and Friendly. We usually try to meet our guest request on room types and views. Some like the City view with all the church steeples and some like the Ohio River Bridge view ( there is a levee that blocks some... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

6-30- 15 Holiday Inn We stayed in room 512 overlooking the river and the beautiful bridge into Kentucky. Jim was at the front desk when we checked in and gave us the skinny on the eats in town and then checked TA. He’s really helpful. Our room had the frig, sink, and microwave Super neat and clean. The only drawback... More 

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scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. Jim on the front desk is a wonderful person and really enjoys sharing information with our visitors. Room 512 has a history about it, next time you travel this way, ask us. :) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

Downtown - close to all the shops and activity. Very comfortable and clean rooms. Friendly and accommodating staff. Fun atmosphere! Exceptional! Veteran and AAA discounts. Restaurant/Bar onsite. Pool was clean and lots of room. Very impressed and will be back. Highly recommend.

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Thank Teresa A
scook350, General Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth Downtown, responded to this review

Excellent! I love Weekend Getaways and I'm happy you choose us to spend it with. Please stay again. More 

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