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The Hotel Portsmouth

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New Canaan, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Revisited this fabulous hotel again ... still great and felt like home. Staff is very friendly and efficient from the time you book the reservation until you check out. The follow up and attention to detail is greatly appreciated. The breakfast is interesting and nicely prepared. Can't beat the location. We will keep returning here.

Thank Marie P
New London, New Hampshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was great as usual. They left a box of chocolates for us for our anniversary!! We had friends join us on Saturday night and they really enjoyed their stay too! Said the beds were very comfortable which they are!!! Can't wait to go back!!

Thank Annette G
Edmonds, WA
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Smaller hotel, great amenities including free parking! Easy to walk from hotel to all the highlights of town including great restaurants. Rooms are nice and have super comfy bed. Nice selection of complimentary beverages including sparking water available. Helpful friendly staff.

Thank Bicostal
Southwest Harbor, Maine
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Hotel Portsmouth is a lovely place to stay. It's very clean, artfully designed and conveniently located. The breakfast of appetizers or tapis was very tasty and unusual. The room furnishings were very basic but attractive. My only complaint was the sound of the boiler which was directly under our room 101. At its loudest it kept me awake. I...

1Thank Mary4David5
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Love the Portsmouth Hotel. So much charm to the building. Everything is cozy but updated and stylish. Plus, they have off street free parking for guests. If you book far enough ahead of time, prices are reasonable and compare/beat other hotel prices downtown. Nothing but good things to say.

Thank SweetDee11
West Simsbury, CT
Reviewed 8 December 2016

When our hotel reservations for another, modern hotel in Portsmouth didn't pan out as we thought they would, we booked into the Hotel Portsmouth for the night of December 6. Right away we knew that this hotel should have been our first choice all along! A small, cozy 'boutique' hotel, located in a renovated building, it's full of ambience and...

1Thank Linette B
Peabody, MA
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This is such a cute hotel. You feel like you're sent to Europe when you walk in. It has all the charm of a cute little bed and breakfast in Paris but all the amenties you'd want from a big hotel chain in Boston. The staff is amazingly friendly, the free breakfast is delicious and super fancy, the rooms are...

Thank Linds945
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The Hotel Portsmouth continues to be an excellent place to stay in Portsmouth. It is well appointed, has a gracious staff, and interesting and unusual breakfasts. One of the most important facts is that it is walking distance to all of the attractions of the downtown area.

Thank Suz116
Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The hotel was practically abandoned by staff. One person on duty the entire time we were there. The noise level was unbearable. The in room glasses were dirty. The flooring was a trip hazard. The service was awful, and management was completely unapproachable and reachable.

2Thank TarBaby2001
long island, ny
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We were traveling up to Maine and decided to stay here one night on the way up. It was late when we walked in but Taylor checked us in and gave us items that we forgot like shaving cream and toothbrushes. We were in room 208 tucked upstairs in the corner. It was a big king room with a comfy...

1Thank mellowkat

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hotel Portsmouth

Address: 40 Court St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4412
Region: United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: RM565 - RM1,286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Hotel Portsmouth 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Prefer the second floor. Seems more private.”
 of 5 bubbles 378mariep, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“They have some pet friendly rooms as well.”
 of 5 bubbles 18marilyn, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay someplace else.”
 of 5 bubbles Incognito-one, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a deluxe queen which was spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles Gma3019, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The deluxe queen room was nice.”
 of 5 bubbles pjl4775, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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