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Holiday Inn Portsmouth

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Sunrise, Florida
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to stay here since I'm a HI member, and I figured I might as well get the points. Bad Move. Hotel is dated, rooms are musty, bed sheets where rough (from excessive wear and tear) and NO free breakfast!! Only 1 tiny elevator for 5 story building, made it almost impossible to utilize. Keep driving, you'll find better options.

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ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Bullet2012, Thank you for taking the time for provide your feedback. Your concerns are heard and I will make sure to pass them on to ownership. As for the continental breakfast, due to us being a Holiday Inn, not a Holiday Inn Express, we have a full service restaurant. There are breakfast packages that you can choose at booking. More 

Denver, Colorado, United States
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Holiday Inn in Portsmouth, NH is an excellent example of the best of Holiday Inns. From check in – with fresh cookies in the lobby and the friendly staff greeting and thank you to Priority Club members (they know the importance of maintaining loyalty!) to comfortable, clean rooms – and, very important, clean bathrooms -- at a mid-price cost,... More 

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ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Thank you Bob H. for taking the time out to give us such a kind reveiw! I am so happy you enjoyed your stay with us! Hopefully we wil see you again! More 

Allen, Texas
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18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sorry, but while the hotel staff was very nice, this hotel was extremely overpriced for what it delivered. We would not stay here again, at least at the prices we paid, which was about double of what I would have expected. The hotel needs works and you can tell it's is starting to age. Which isn't an issue if maintenance... More 

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ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Thank you ChillyB7 for taking time to give us feedback. I am sorry that you were disappointed with your stay at our hotel. We are always trying to improve our property and are looking to do some renovation in the upcoming future that will address your concerns. More 

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Burlington, Wisconsin
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48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We recently stayed in Portsmouth at the Holiday Inn. It is an older facility that could you use some updating in the rooms and lobby. The front reception staff was very friendly and check in was very quick. The lounge is tucked away in the lower level and not easy to get to for drinks. It should be on the... More 

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ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Thank you John for taking the time to provide us with your feedback! I am glad to hear you had a nice stay with us! More 

Easton, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We stayed in the suite as part of an awards gift. It was fabulously nice and very quiet. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Check in and out is very easy in keeping with IHG values. The room was clean and neat. Although it is surprising that such a nice room is not wheelchair accessible. We were surprised that... More 

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Thank Paul K
ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Thank you Paul for your kind feedback! I am very pleased to hear that our staff were friendly and helpful! We are in the process of making improvements to our hotel and the chairs are definitely on the list to get replaced! Thank you again for your time! More 

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33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Upon arriving we were greeted with a friendly staff and a plate of warm cookies. Plenty of luggage buggies. Room was spacious with a fridge and microwave. Bottled water was a nice touch. Bathroom was a bit small but clean with plenty of large towels and other linens. AC was on when we arrived and room was cool which made... More 

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ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Thank you Lynn for the positive review! I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! It was such a pleasure having you at our hotel and we can't wait to see you again! More 

chennai
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Its a great place closeby downtown and Mall.. You would get good discount if youre in a business trip. I would recommend it for new comer to Portsmouth. Hotels rooms are neat and good. Rooms service is great, appreciate the overall hospitality.

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ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Thank you hemu84 for the positive feedback! I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again! More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Overall, it's NOT a terrible place to stay but this hotel could use some updating. Location is pretty good. There is a really quick route to downtown which avoids any of the major expressways. As far as cleanliness is concerned, I've stayed at much cleaner hotels and I've stayed at worse. I stayed for one night and someone spilled some... More 

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Thank Timothy S
ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Thank you Timothy for taking that time to provide us with your feedback. We are in the process of planning a renovation in the near future, which i am happy to say will take care of most of your concerns. As for the spill you are absolutely right. I will talk to my overnight staff to make sure that does... More 

biyonic
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

When you apply your deodorant in the morning while still half asleep you will proceed to punch the low stucco ceiling in the bathroom over the sink. You will wince in pain and then proceed to do it again with your other hand. At breakfast all my colleagues had sore knuckles.

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Thank biyonic
ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Biyonic, I am sorry to hear about your knuckles! I've never heard of guest having this issue but I will put it on the design teams radar for when we start doing renovations. I hope you were able to enjoy breakfast with your sore hands. More 

Quincy, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

The hotel smelled like feet, torn up chairs in the rooms and under staffed. Needs a complete renovation. For the price and location it was ok, but not again. I like staying at Holiday Inns, but this one needs some tlc

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ShannonFournier, Manager at Holiday Inn Portsmouth, responded to this review

Benjaminb552016, I apologize that your accommodations were not satisfactory. We are planning renovations in the near future and talk everyone's feedback into consideration. I want to thank you for your time and ensure you I will bring your concerns up to the team. Thank you again. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the newly renovated Holiday Inn Portsmouth! Our hotel features 130 first class guest rooms just of I-95 at the intersection of Route 1 and the Spaulding Turnpike. Our guests may enjoy a heated indoor pool, fitness center and game room, as well as free wireless high-speed Internet. Our own Cranberries Restaurant serves popular American cuisine and is open for breakfast, dinner and room service daily. Kuzzin's Lounge offers a more casual atmosphere with a lighter selection of great food and drinks. Don't forget, Kids Eat Free with a paying adult. The Holiday Inn Portsmouth is conveniently located near historic downtown Portsmouth, the Kittery Outlet Malls, Water Country and New Hampshire and Maine's greatest beaches. We are just minutes from the University of New Hampshire and UNH's Whittemore Center. On property, we have 7 function rooms for business meetings, social events, sports teams and much more. We can accommodate up to 100 people for a banquet and up to 150 people for a business presentation. The Holiday Inn Portsmouth is great for both the business traveler and those just looking to escape. Remember, Relax, It's Holiday Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Portsmouth

Address: 300 Woodbury Avenue, Portsmouth, NH 03801
Location: United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: $172 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Portsmouth 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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