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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to this hotel in the past, but it is now under new ownership. We found it welcoming and cozy, and the room was clean and offered a refrigerator and coffee maker. You can walk to any number of excellent restaurants within minutes. Highly recommended.

Thank Kathleen D
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to sneak away for a date night in the Portsmouth area, and the Ale House Inn proved a perfect fit. Quiet, yet convenient location, and Portsmouth is a foodie's paradise. We'll be back, for sure.

Thank prichards298
New Hampshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love staying in smaller, more interesting places, but we still expect cleanliness, professionalism, and great customer service. We got all of that and more at the Ale House Inn. The location is perfect, the staff was lovely, and the room and all amenities were exceptional. We'll definitely be back!

Thank 803rbrown
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Have the pleasure to meet Andrew and Dustin, to stay one night in this warm cosy place, where you are truly a guest, with friendly hosts. This is exactly the same as being hosted by a close friend, with rooms to spare, choose the one who fit best, install yourself, I will grab us a beer, indulge yourself with anything...

Thank Philippe L
Cape Cod
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I chose the Ale House Inn in Portsmouth NH which is part of the Lark Hotel chain because of its location and also because I had recently visited two other Lark Hotels on Nantucket. We were not disappointed with our stay at the Ale House. The inn is just a block or less from most dining, restaurants and other downtown...

Thank Nancy H
Montpelier, VT
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Very clean. Comfortable bed. Nice linens. Great toiletries. Love this place! Close to restaurants and shopping. Safe for solo travelers. Portsmouth, NH is one of my favorite places to visit. I will stay here every time I visit.

Thank JSH108
West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 7 November 2016

When making my reservation at the Ale House, I specifically inquired about available parking. I was advised in September that a resurfacing project at the church parking lot used by hotel guests would be finished by the end of the month, so went ahead with my October 25th reservation. Had I known that parking would still be an issue—and it...

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We live close to Portsmouth. It is a charming wonderful city that has wonderful food and fascinating history. We decided to spend the night in and very glad to have chosen the Ale House Inn. It is well situated between downtown and Strawbery Banke. It is very easy to walk to where ever one would like to go. The staff...

Thank KAJ888
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Typically on vacation we stay at chain hotels on points, but wanted something a bit different for an anniversary weekend getaway. Found Ale House Inn online, and I am super glad I did. The Inn (10 rooms total) was right downtown and had free parking. The rooms were beautiful (much nicer features than my house frankly) and they included free...

Thank NDSuzieQ
Coventry, England
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The entrance to the inn is 'quirky' - there are steps up (as they warn you about), then a bland lobby area, then a lift, then into the inn... But it's a really nice place once you get there! All the staff we encountered were friendly and professional and the room was not bad in size, very modern in decor...

Thank Lorna D

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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: $185 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ale House Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“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.”
 of 5 bubbles TurtleBoxGifts, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are on one floor. Nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles pmtdw, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had a king room with a pull out coach Room #7 view of the harbor”
 of 5 bubbles 622virginiaa, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
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