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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Stayed here around Christmas while visiting the hubby's family. Can't believe we didn't stay here before! The rate is comparable to the big chain hotels in Portsmouth, but has much more charm, and is much more comfortable. Feels homey, yet very modern. Perfectly decorated, and the bed was incredibly comfortable. Was also very quiet and great for sleeping. The proprietor...

1Thank BstnMelody
Somerville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 January 2012

The Ale House Inn certainly gets my endorsement. It is a cute/unique small boutique hotel in a great location. It is not a ‘hotel’ hotel with amenities like a pool/gym or room service but rather cozy hotel with small charming lobby. It comes with 2 free beers, which gets a big plus in my book and the wife liked the...

1Thank uwlaxx61
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 2 January 2012

We went to New England to do a tour of several destinations as a part of our engagement. Portsmouth was our grand finale, and where we became engaged, and it was truly special and and amazing. The owners and the manager (Scott) went out of their way to make our stay special and unique. I would tell anyone who plans...

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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 13 December 2011

We love Portsmouth, and have stayed there in a B&B, two big "chains" and the Ale House. Hands down, the Ale House is the best place to stay. The personal service is everything you would ever need and hope for and the rooms are so well-kept and perfectly put together, you feel like you are the first person who has...

1Thank bing1631
New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 December 2011

Flickering glimpses through the trees of exquisite architecture only begins to intrigue your curiosity of the quaint town of Portsmouth, home of the Ale House Inn. Approaching the Inn, it is hard to tell what lies within the brick outer exterior, and modern hallway. But as you step out of the elevator, the warm ambiance wraps its welcoming arms around...

2Thank ConnextionsMagazine
Reviewed 28 November 2011

The Ale House in was such a wonderful little spot- Everything from the spotless rooms, the awesome host Scott, and the location was far beyond our expectations. I had whisked my husband away for a surprise getaway, and he fell in love with this little inn. Perfect stay.

2Thank Dansquared
San Clemente, California
Reviewed 22 November 2011

Everything has been thought of! My husband ordered the local brew and cupcakes ahead to have in our room upon arrival..so we felt welcomed right away. We visited during restaurant week, going from place to place sampling appetizers and drinks at the recommendations given when checking in, and accessible via the in-room iPad. We listened to the singing downstaris at...

1Thank cinvil
Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 21 November 2011

Can't say enough good things about the Ale House Inn. Upon booking the reservation, I immediately received helpful information and clear directions for our get-away night in Portsmouth at the Ale House Inn. Checking-in was easy and Doug was so helpful - greeted us with our room key, explicit parking directions, restaurant and shopping recommendations and....two beers. The room itself...

Reviewed 10 November 2011

What a nice change. Ale House is in a beautiful building. We stayed in a king suite, corner unit. Plenty of space, immaculate, well-furnished, and nice touches - iPod, iPad, wireless, Aveda products, Keurig, free water (!), a window that opened, and black & white, tasteful pictures on the walls. Doug was so helpful, parking was convenient, and the location...

1Thank shortysnh
North Conway, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 November 2011

My partner and I really enjoyed our stay at the Ale House Inn. Doug greeted us at check in and he was delightful. We only had the one day and Doug was so helpful in reviewing points of interest in town places to eat . The Ale House Inn is really in a great location. Once we were parked in...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Housed in a former brewery on historic Bow Street, the Ale House Inn is Portsmouth's urban inn. 10 guest rooms appointed with 32" flat panel televisions, iPod docking stations, Keurig coffee makers, refrigerators, free WiFi and private baths. Please note: we are not a Bed and Breakfast, as we do not serve food at our property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ale House Inn

Address: 121 Bow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3854
Region: United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: RM621 - RM1,049 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ale House Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“I think some rooms on the other side of the corridor had a harbour view, ours did not”
 of 5 bubbles handle731, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Follow your host, it will make you visit the available rooms :)”
 of 5 bubbles Z496UYphilippel, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not sure that there really is a "good" room. None of the rooms appeared to have a view.”
 of 5 bubbles pkgoldberg, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are unable to walk up stairs...this might not be the place for you.”
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“All rooms are on one floor. Nice and quiet.”
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