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Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central
Ranked #7 of 17 Hotels in Portsmouth
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed October 13, 2013

I booked this through booking.com and got a very good rate. The check in was very fast and we found the room surprisingly large, clean and comfortable, with a decent TV. The manager has a daily 'greeting' with free drinks at 4.30pm and was attended by a fair number of folks, who all welcomed this pleasant gesture. Although the hotel is a little distance from downtown they run a superb bus service until late so you can wine and dine and simply call them to pick you up, we waited just a few minutes, excellent service, and if we're passing this way again we may well use this hotel again. Thanks to the staff and manager
As an afterthought, next to the hotel is the biggest Christmas shop we've ever seen, a bit weird for September, we thought, before spending $20 in there

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  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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ConcordHospitality, General Manager at Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2013

SteveByfleet,
We appreciate your review and kind comments about our comfortable accommodations and excellent service at Hampton Inn Portsmouth. We're happy to have had you as our guest, and we're glad you enjoyed our daily manager's reception that we're proud to offer our guests. We hope to extend our hospitality to you again in the future. Thank you again for writing.

Best regards,
Cathi Tingley, General Manager

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Reviewed October 11, 2013

Paid advanced rate to reserve one king room and one queen room. Arrived to be given two queen rooms. Talked to four different people and left still being charged more for a room that I reserved and was not given. Also, door of one of the queen rooms broke. New queen room had a leaking faucet in the shower.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Kathryn G
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Reviewed October 10, 2013

Only a room is guaranteed not the type of room you book! After talking to the front desk, I called the corporate office. They said they would look in to and and get back to me on Monday. They never called back. They offered a shuttle service when we booked and when we went to use it they handed me a list of taxi's. I would not stay at this or any other Hampton again.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed October 9, 2013

Overall great experience! We loved the shuttle into Downtown Portsmouth. Manager's reception was great - Nachos, popcorn, beer, wine, and lemonade. Complimentary hot breakfast with plenty of options. Room was very clean, including the jetted 2-person tub. Location was convenient to shopping and the highway. Staff was very friendly and helpful.

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Andrea1233
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ConcordHospitality, General Manager at Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2013

Andrea1233,
Thank you for sharing feedback on your stay with us at Hampton Inn Portsmouth. It's wonderful to hear that our friendly staff, clean accommodations, and the variety of value added amenities that we offer made for a great experience. Please plan to visit us again the next time you travel to Portsmouth.

Best regards,
Cathi Tingley, General Manager

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Reviewed October 7, 2013

Nice room, great facility -- top-notch staff. Very convenient to downtown Portsmouth, free "on demand" shuttle service in area -- and did I mention the complementary hot breakfast buffet every morning? Terrific experience.

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  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with friends
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Thank Ellen M
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ConcordHospitality, General Manager at Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2013

Ellen M,
We appreciate you writing a review and sharing your terrific experience with us at Hampton Inn Portsmouth. We're proud to offer such a wonderful variety of amenities and services to our guests, and we're glad these offered additional value and convenience to your stay. We're happy to have had you as our guest, and we hope you'll visit us again soon. Thank you again for writing.

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Cathi Tingley, General Manager

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Reviewed October 7, 2013

We arrived early after driving all night and ask if we may check in early to get some sleep. Jackie checked us right in and let us know about all the ammenties the hotel had to offer. Then she sent us off to get some rest. THANKS JACKIE!! After some rest and visiting with family we had a great nights sleep to awake and enjoy the breakfast and friendliness of the staff. Everyone was great!!

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Jewel J
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ConcordHospitality, General Manager at Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2013

Jewel J,
Thank you for choosing Hampton Inn Portsmouth while visiting family. We appreciate your review and kind comments about our great amenities and friendly staff. I'll be certain to recognize Jackie with a special commendation for her outstanding service. Please plan to visit us again the next time you visit your family. Thanks again.

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Reviewed October 6, 2013

First time staying in a Hampton Inn and was pleasantly surprised. Pleasant, friendly staff from check in to check out. Rooms were clean and comfy with free wi-fi. Manager's reception in the lobby each night was not expected. Pool and jacuzzi were fun for the kids. Even played hoops out back which gave them something extra to do. Complimentary breakfast each morning with a variety of foods. Could not believe they were able to keep up with replenishing the food and coffee without missing a beat since the hotel was completely full. They also provide a complimentary shuttle service within a 5 mile radius of the hotel which is very convenient. Would definitely stay again when in the area. Cannot think of a single thing to complain about! The staff could not have been more accommodating or helpful. The location is very convenient to both downtown Portsmouth as well as UNH.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Corinne F
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ConcordHospitality, General Manager at Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2013

Corinne F,
Thank you for taking a moment to write a review about your visit to Hampton Inn Portsmouth. We're happy to have been a part of your first Hampton Inn experience, and we're glad you exceeded your expectations with our friendly service, comfortable accommodations, and the various value added amenities that we're so proud to offer our guests. We hope you and your family will have an opportunity to visit us again in the near future. Thank you again for writing.

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Cathi Tingley, General Manager

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Additional Information about Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central

Address: 99 Durgin Ln, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3156
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Location: United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Portsmouth
#5 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
#6 Family Hotel in Portsmouth
Price Range: $109 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central 3*
Number of rooms: 125
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central hotel is in vibrant historical Portsmouth near Pease International Tradeport. Our hotel provides amenities such as a free shuttle to area destinations and tasty offerings from top local restaurants and locally famous Redhook beer Monday through Friday*. Within easy reach are New England beaches and historic lighthouses along with Redhook Brewery and Water Country waterpark, all within a 5-mile radius. Also nearby are Lonza, Sig Sauer, New Market International, High Liner Foods and Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. Allegiant Air offers service into Pease International Airport, making our Portsmouth hotel more accessible than ever. Explore nearby Strawbery Banke, the oldest neighborhood in New Hampshire featuring more than 375 years of history. Immerse yourself in the charm of downtown Portsmouth, where you'll find local boutiques and restaurants. Browse the Kittery Premium Outlets, just four miles from our hotel, accessible with our free shuttle. Rooms with one king or two queen-sized beds are offered at our hotel in Portsmouth, NH. Select rooms provide a sofa bed and whirlpool. Connect to free WiFi and stay productive at the well-lit work desk, and feel at home with thoughtful amenities such as a refrigerator, microwave and 32-inch HDTV. Spend a quiet day at the hotel relaxing on the outdoor patio with a fire pit and grills. ... more   less 
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