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The Hotel Portsmouth

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a lovely time at this quaint hotel. Very well maintained. The breakfast area was so delightful and delicious! Would for sure come back to this hotel. The staff was very helpful with all our questions and needs. The gathering area had games and snacks.

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Fords, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Centrally located and close to all attractions. This hotel has some old world character. Uncommon but Good breakfast . Friendly staff. Had some good recommendations on restaurants. Has its own free parking lot which is a huge plus. No room refrigerators but plenty of ice is available to keep your beverages cold.

Thank Kibblesdad
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely property that combines the best of a hotel and an inn, located close to restaurants and shops. Engaging staff, spacious rooms that are nicely decorated and spotless. Breakfast offered small treats beautifully presented.

Thank onlythebest10017
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had stayed here last year for our anniversary so we thought we would try it again. Big disappointment. Our room was on the lowest level near an exit. It was very loud with people going in and out of the hotel. The second night there was a couple staying with a large dog in a room... More 

Thank Amie S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lovely old hotel has a new facelift with a mix of contemporary and historic decor in the public areas and updated contemporary bedrooms. We were very comfortable with our room, bed and bath. There were nice touches like 2 spa robes, and an i-pad to use the flat screen tv. Everyone of the staff we dealt with was friendly... More 

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Millville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was immaculate with hands-on service. Room was simply decorated with creative simplicity. The breakfast feature delicious healthy mini optiobs of honey yogurt, oatmeal, fruit salad, egg, pastry.. along with juices, coffee, etc. Certainly something for everyone! Probably the best buffet I've ever had. The location was great for town exploration and walking. Top notch!

Thank Kate568
Yardley, PA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in August. Although the room was rather small for the price, the first night was ok. The staff was friendly and the hotel was clean. It is located close to the shops. However, the second night was miserable. The day had been hot and the room was very uncomfortable when we returned from a late evening... More 

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Guilford, CT USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 1 night on our way to Maine. I was looking for an interesting place to stay with our 14 year-old son and Hotel Portsmouth was perfect. We stayed in room 303 which included a small annex with french doors to an area with a twin bed for our son. He was thrilled with the set up and so... More 

North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently stayed at The Hotel Portsmouth and were disappointed with the overall experience. First, be aware this hotel is on the outskirts of downtown and quite a walk from shops & restaurants, especially in relation to your other hotel options. We thought the quaint charm of the hotel would make up for the location. I won't... More 

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Amanda W, Public Relations Manager at The Hotel Portsmouth, responded to this review

We're very sorry to hear you were disappointed with your stay at our boutique hotel. The hotel itself is just 2 blocks (or less) from downtown, with many restaurants and shops being located even closer. This is the same distance from downtown as any other hotel in Portsmouth. We gravely apologize for our not providing a Lark Club gift upon... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place to stay. Staff are wonderfully welcoming and the hotel is beautiful! The rooms are fabulous, oversized, and modern. An IPad is in each room to manage your stay and the TV. The shower is extra large and a huge claw foot soaker tub is available.The bed was a dream! Parking is available in back and everything... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic downtown Portsmouth's newest boutique hotel: 32 guest rooms and suites, conference rooms and meeting spaces. Housed in an 1881 Queen Victorian mansion, The Hotel Portsmouth is Portsmouth's only non-chain, full service, independently owned boutique hotel. Modern conveniences include in-room iPads, free WiFi, luxurious bathrooms, 24 hour front desk, concierge services & free parking with every room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hotel Portsmouth

Address: 40 Court St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4412
Location: United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: $215 - $260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Hotel Portsmouth 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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