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    Ale House Inn

    121 Bow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3854
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    • Average4%
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    What a great, charming little place. Interesting setup, as it is on the second story of a multi-use building: repertory theatre on 1st; inn on 2nd; private residences on 3rd. It's a strange entrance, but follow the signage and you find yourself there. The location...More

    Thank MillieMcGinnes
    Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Ale House InnResponded 14 March 2017

    We love to hear that you had a great stay with us! We're glad that you enjoyed the amenities like the complimentary snacks, Keurig coffees and wine glasses, as well as the inn's great location. Happy to hear that you had such pleasant interactions with...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    I took my wife to Portsmouth, New Hampshire for her birthday. She loves places with character. I found The Ale House Inn online. It qualified as a place with character...lots of it! The town or city of Portsmouth is on/near the Atlantic Ocean...a very quaint...More

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    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    My husband and I just returned from a weekend in Portsmouth and our stay at the Ale House Inn was perfect. It's a small place in a historic building walking distance from downtown and Strawberry Banke. Craig, the officer manager, was so helpful and gave...More

    Thank Katie W
    Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Ale House InnResponded 3 March 2017

    We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! It's great to hear that you took advantage of our hotel's great location and did some exploring downtown and we're glad that you were comfortable in your cozy accommodations. We look forward to...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    My boyfriend and I stayed overnight at this Inn and we were pleasantly surprised by how nice this space was. For a tiny room it was perfect for a quick overnight. The location is ideal to park and walk all over town. From this location...More

    Thank Donna S
    Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Ale House InnResponded 17 April 2017

    We love to hear that you enjoyed a short and sweet stay with us at our boutique inn! We do offer a small variety of rooms, some of which are more spacious in size. It's great that you took advantage of the inns central location...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    I was zooming through Portsmouth, barely stoping, but needed an easy, nice place to stay. Was really happy with the ease of booking -- over the phone from a rest stop on the turnpike. And the ease of entry, security code for the front door...More

    Thank Jessica V
    Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Ale House InnResponded 14 March 2017

    We love to hear that you were able to enjoy a stay with us on your way through Portsmouth! It's great that you enjoyed the many different amenities including the wifi, a nice hot shower, and the hotel's central location. We hope to see you...More

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    • USD 214 - USD 346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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    Room Tips
    "Room 7 is the only room with a water view"
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    "The front rooms have a better view."
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    "All rooms are quiet and peaceful. We would have enjoyed the Inn much more with a harbor view."
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    "The rooms on the right side would be quieter."
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