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Holiday Inn Portsmouth
Ranked #15 of 17 Hotels in Portsmouth
Somersworth
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Good Location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2012

Great location. Not as pricey as the downtown hotels and only a short walk. Restuarant has ok food. Rooms are a little small but clean.

  • Stayed January 2012, traveled with friends
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Rochester
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2012

Stayed with some friends over vacation and found the prices to be resonable. The rooms are a good size and clean but bathrooms are very small. Close enough to walk downtown and enjoy the sights.

  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with friends
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Forest Hills, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2012

My wife and I stayed here during the President's Day Weekend. Very easy to find, my gps led us there with no problem. Check in was fairly fast and the girl behind the desk was nice. Stayed on the 6th floor. The room was nice. Wasn't anything that you will remember or rave about to your friends, it literally did the job. Close to downtown 5 min drive, very convenient.

  • Stayed February 2012, traveled with family
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Bella Vista, Arkansas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2012

Stayed at this hotel during a one night layover at PSM. Hotel is convenient and easy to find. Lobby refurb is tasteful and comfortable. Check-in staff was friendly.

Slowest elevator in the world.

Hallways were dark. Doors to rooms painted purple with visible brush-strokes. Looked very cheap and low-end.

Room refurb looked very nice at first glance. New furniture, carpet, etc. Lots of power outlets but, interestingly, the outlets in the lamps didn't always work because the lamp-base was too close to the plug so I was unable to get the plug to fit.

Bathroom very, very small. They didn't tile the bath during refurb. Still looks like cheap overlay. Hard to maneuver around bathroom door, they should have went with a pocket door during refurb.

Bed was hard and uncomfortable. Windy night and you could hear howling and whistling around windows. They must have been poor quality because it was cold near them.

Checked out 6am and front desk staff was chatting loudly and using some "colorful" language. Glad my family wasn't there to hear that!

  • Stayed February 2012
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Cville, VA
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2012

We stayed here on our way to Maine. The hotel is conveniently located and easy to find being near the traffic circle. However, it is not up to even the modest Holiday Inn standard. The rooms are a bit worn and tired. The hotel is noisy. The service is poor and haphazard. The restaurant is substandard. Our chief complaint, though, was we could not get away from TV sets, even in the elevator. We woudl turn them off, only to have staff turn them back on. We would lower the sound only to have staff turn it back up. Very Irritating.

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  • Stayed July 2011, traveled as a couple
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Nashua, New Hampshire
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2011

Glad we only spent one night at this hotel as we were in town for an event. The hotel is located near the traffic circle and was convenient for us but may not be if you're looking for a place in walking distance of Portsmouth center.
The room was fairly clean but the fitted bed sheet was so wrinkled, it looked like someone had slept on it and the sheets hadn't been changed for the next guest. The pillows were small and lumpy. Overall, not a comfortable bed.
The bathroom was small and the wall of the shower/bathtub had not been cleaned in ages. There was a lot of soap scum build-up on it. What was worse was the fact that we had no warm water. It got to lukewarm at best.
We didn't eat at the hotel, but there is a diner next door that serves breakfast which was okay.

Room Tip: The rooms on the 6th floor are quiet but the elevator only goes up to the fifth floor.
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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled as a couple
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Lamoine, Maine
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2011

The room was fine. Had 2 queen beds, nice pillows, staff was polite, easy check-in. Very easy to find, it is right off the interstate, in the Portsmouth circle. Easy on and off access.

  • Stayed December 2011, traveled with friends
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Property: Holiday Inn Portsmouth
Address: 300 Woodbury Avenue, Portsmouth, NH 03801
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Location: United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 17 Hotels in Portsmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Portsmouth 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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 
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