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The Hotel Portsmouth

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40 Court St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4412 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice property with ample free parking behind the Hotel. Many in-town Portsmouth hotels/Inn's charge for parking, so free parking saved us ~$20/day x 3 days = $60 (a free dinner!). Historic old Mansion with beautiful woodwork and art throughout. Our marble shower was large and...More

Thank beach43ofus
Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Hotel PortsmouthResponded 2 days ago

So glad that check-in and check-out went so smoothly for you (our hope is to make it as seamless as possible) and we're so glad that you had a nice stay with us in Portsmouth. Isn't the woodwork stunning? We did our best to blend...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Excited to find such a hip hotel that is so warm and welcoming to their guests. I arrived late (after midnight) and the front desk clerk (Mariah) was very accommodating with all my requests. The room was spacious, nicely decorated with cool touches (an ipad,...More

1  Thank bk2bklyn
Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Hotel PortsmouthResponded 24 July 2018

So happy to hear that you found our hotel to be so welcoming and accommodating and enjoyed such a great stay! Love that you were comfortable in your spacious, and nicely decorated room and that you SO enjoyed our unique, small plates style breakfast. The...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm writing this review from the comfort of the very cozy bed in room 304. The linens and pillows are awesome, room is clean and lovely. Everything is provided from the large flat screen TV to great toiletries to wine glasses and a full sized...More

Thank Kristi D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the front entrance of the Hotel Portsmouth, the sign “All Full” almost equals Awful. They make great promises, and deliver on a spare few. Rooms are to have IPads and IPod docking stations. Breakfast is included. Luxury and special attention to guests is assured....More

Thank AcePutney
Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Hotel PortsmouthResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad that you found your room to be comfortable and clean but we are so sorry that the rest of your stay was not what it should have been. We completely understand how disappointing missing amenities would be and how frustrating it would...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed The Hotel Portsmouth. The hotel is located within walking distance to downtown, which was a plus. Sufficient parking lot in the back of the hotel. Our Deluxe Queen room #210 was in the front of the hotel facing the street. Beautiful room (see...More

Thank jamb28
Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The Hotel PortsmouthResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so glad to hear that you tried a boutique hotel and we love that you so enjoyed your stay with us! Happy that you found the room to be comfortable, beautiful and quiet, the cookies to be so tasty and enjoyed the unique and...More

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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 ...More 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. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$168 - US$340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
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18 January 2018|
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Response from Abbey H | Property representative |
Thanks for reaching out! It is absolutely okay to stay here with kids. If you call the hotel directly, our staff would be more than happy to discuss our various room types and which might be most suitable for you. Thanks!
24 March 2017|
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Response from Amanda W | Property representative |
Oh yes, absolutely! Our rooms are equipped with modern amenities including flat-screen televisions, iPads for your use during your stay, device charging stations, and of course free wireless internet throughout the property.
24 March 2017|
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Response from Abbey H | Property representative |
Each room is outfitted with a TV and many other modern amenities that you may desire.
Room Tips
"Most rooms have very poor views."
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"Room 210 was a Deluxe Queen room in front section of hotel"
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"Ask for a room in the older part."
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"No tip ... as I suggest your rent a room at the Hilton Garden if you want to say downtown Portsmouth."
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