The Best Western Plus Portsmouth Hotel and Suites is conveniently located near Water Country, Strawbery Banke, The Music Hall, fantastic restaurants and many local shopping venues. This classic New England seacoast town sits on the Piscataqua River with riverfront eateries, taverns, shops and the wonderful Prescott Park.
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This Portsmouth New Hampshire hotel is short drive from the University of New Hampshire, Southern New Hampshire University, Great Bay Community College and other learning institutions. Whether you are here for parent’s weekend, new orientation, graduation or visiting faculty--we welcome all visitors.
Each guest room in this Portsmouth New Hampshire hotel is tastefully appointed. They are equipped with cable television (extended channels and Showtime®), free high-speed Wi-Fi Internet connections, a table or desk, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, iron/board and hair dryer. And if you happen to have forgotten certain essentials, we can most likely supply you with an item at no charge! (some for a small fee).
Not only will you enjoy your stay at this hotel in Portsmouth New Hampshire...there are many things to see and do at the Seacoast. The Best Western Plus Portsmouth Hotel and Suites is close to an abundance of historical sightseeing treasures and shopping outlets in tax free New Hampshire and nearby Kittery, Maine.
Fuel your trip by visiting Portsmouth's many great restaurants including the Phantom Gourmet's hidden jewel The Roundabout Diner & Lounge (located adjacent to our hotel)! Don't forget to take in the theatre, enjoy a memorable cruise and visit the historic Strawberry Banke and shop in our tax-free state plus much, much more!
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No pets allowed
Hotel location and the surrounding area
This hotel is always clean, the staff is friendly, and helpful, and the hotel is in a GREAT location. Its easy to get to, and only a short walk or uber ride to everything that downtown Portsmouth has...
Very friendly staff that takes really good care of you is nice, it's nice to be recognized as an elite member when you walk in they do a great job of it!
the hotel is great staff is friendly the...
By Randy H
Brooks, United States on 05-Jan-2020
All very good there. We had a positive experience from the time we checked in and until we checked out and would stay again and again. Clean room, desk people nice and very convenient to everything...
Connecticut on 03-Jan-2020
We have traveled extensively in our lifetime and have always sought out a Best Western at our destinations or stopping points. They have been uniformly helpful and gracious hosts. The facilities...
Tuftonboro, New Hampshire on 26-Dec-2019
This hotel is perfect, it is in a great location, great friendly staff, very clean and affordable. They were so nice we were there for 3 nights and they upgraded us to a suite. The room was Fantastic!
Restaurant on-site, Roundabout Diner & Lounge, open 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Indoor pool Heated
Outdoor pool Seasonal
Exercise facility, Open from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. two treadmills, one bike, one elliptical, free weights, yoga ball & kettlebell and weight machine
Safe deposit box
Cocktail lounge, open until 10:00 p.m. midweek and 11:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday nights
Cold weather hook-ups
Truck/RV parking, South lot
Meeting facilities with 3,000 square feet of flexible conference/banquet space, we can perfectly accommodate small to mid-size functions. Our on-site caterer is glad to provide deliciously prepared meals and breaks to complement any event
24-hour front desk
Laundromat two washers, two dryers, detergent and fabric softener sheets available at front desk. $4.00 USD fee
Cable satellite television, VCR and DVD player available for rent
Hearing impaired services, TDD phone, illuminated light when fire alarm goes off
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Weight lifting equipment Weight lifting machine, free weights and kettlebells
Three washers, three dryers, detergent and fabric softener sheets available at front desk (nominal fee) Drop off by 8am
Returned same day, generally by 5pm
Prices vary by item
Dry cleaning only
Express check out By request....mail or email available
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, complimentary, open 24-hours and has three computers with printing capabilities
Computer modem hookups
Photocopy, nominal fee
Mail services 1st class stamps available at desk and mail drop off.
Wedding services contact the sales department email@example.com
Ballroom is 3,000 square feet and can be separated into three separate meeting rooms. Ballroom lobby area available for additional space, buffet area or registration
Air-conditioning, Lobby, restaurant and meeting areas
Physically challenged services, wheelchair is available
Physically challenged facilities ramps available as well as grab bars.
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Parking for the physically challenged
Truck/RV parking, located in the south lot
Complimentary coffee in lobby daily (6am-10pm)
Complimentary High-speed Internet access
Complimentary newspaper (Mon-Fri)
The boardroom is 250 square feet with a capacity for nine people. Perfect for a small meeting. Amenities include large conference table, white board, flat screen TV and HDMI cable
Kitchenettes: available All suites
Lowered vanity areas
Pots/pans/dishes all suites
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
Cable satellite television
AM/FM alarm clock
Refrigerator available All standard rooms
Iron, ironing board
VCR available and DVD player available for rent
Free local calls under 30 minutes
AM/FM radio stereo
Additional in-room toiletries
Kitchenettes available with microwave, stove, pots, pans and dishes
Direct dial telephone
Adjoining rooms available
Our scenic Portsmouth Traffic Circle
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 8
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathroom available
Wheelchair accessible available
Raised toilet with grab bars available
Visual alarm available
Knock lights available
Safety bar in shower available
Walk-in shower available
Emergency alerting lighting
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
Accessible table in eating area
Public restrooms accessible
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Visual notification devices for door knocks
Visual notification devices for telephones
Telephones have volume control
TDY devices available for telephone
1.00 mile(s) from Liberty Mutual®
4.00 mile(s) from Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
1.50 mile(s) from Pease International Trade, Pease Airport and companies inside
2.00 mile(s) from Lonza Biologics, Inc
1.50 mile(s) from Sig Sauer®
2.00 mile(s) from US Passport Center
2.00 mile(s) from Sprague Energy
2.00 mile(s) from Bottomline Technologies®
1.00 mile(s) from Portsmouth Regional Hospi
1.00 mile(s) from High Liner Foods
1.00 mile(s) from Pike Industries
1.50 mile(s) from TE Connectivity
3.00 mile(s) from Simplex Wire & Cable
2.50 mile(s) from Tradebe/United Oil
2.50 mile(s) from Westinghouse
2.00 mile(s) from Sponge-Jet, Inc.®
1.00 mile(s) from Newmarket® International
5.00 mile(s) from Thermo Fisher Scientific
12.00 mile(s) from Goss International
6.00 mile(s) from Service® Credit Union HQ
1.50 mile(s) from Star Island Corporation
4 mile(s) from Water Country, Water park
2.00 mile(s) from Historical Strawbery Bank, historical village depicting 400 years of living
2.00 mile(s) from USS Albacore Museum, first atomic submarine
2.00 mile(s) from Music Hall and Theatre, everything from Boz Scaggs to the Russian Ballet
1.50 mile(s) from Isles of Shoals Steamship, cruise boat carrying up to 250 passengers. Party and dinner cruises as well as sight seeing.
1.50 mile(s) from The Heritage, smaller 49 passenger cruise boat offering site seeing cruise as well as cocktail sunset cruises.
1.50 mile(s) from Tug Boat Tours, get a ride on a working tugboat up the Piscataqua River
8.00 mile(s) from Seacoast Science Center, Interactive exhibits, programs on Odiorne Point. Whale.
1.50 mile(s) from John Paul Jones House, Temporary home to the father of the US Navy. Role playing characters guide you through this magnificent home!
1.50 mile(s) from Portsmouth Athenaeum, a membership library filled with books, newspapers, documents, photographs and arifacts highlighting 400 year history of the New Hampshire and southern Maine Seacoast.
1.50 mile(s) from Jackson House, c. 1664: Jackson House is one of the earliest examples of vertical plank-frame building construction in New England.
1.50 mile(s) from Moffat-Ladd House and Gar, 1763 - National historic landmark, three story mansion with its large entrance hall and historic terraced garden, was residence of six generations of the same family from 1763 to 1911. Declaration of Independence signer William Whipple lived here during the Revolution. Collection includes original portraits, family artifacts, and superb Portsmouth furniture.
2.00 mile(s) from Seacoast Repertory Theate
2.00 mile(s) from Govenor John Langdon Hous, 1784- It was built for John Langdon, supporter of the Revolutionary War who later became governor of New Hampshire.
3.50 mile(s) from Wentworth Coolidge Mansio, 18th century residence of NH's first Royal Governor, Benning Wentworth, overlooking Little Harbor. Tour 20 rooms. Fine architecture with French style stewing kitchen, 18th century English flocked wallpaper, and handsome mantelpiece carvings. The prominent 42 room structure is surrounded by heirloom purple lilacs, likely planted in the 1750s.
10.00 mile(s) from Fuller Gardens, beautiful Japanese gardens, along scenic route 1A in North Hampton
13.00 mile(s) from American Independence Mus, discover the stories behind America's revolutionary past and how they relate to your experiences today. Located in historic Exeter
1.50 mile(s) from Red Hook Brewery, that serves lunch as well as gives tours
14 mile(s) from Flag Hill Winery, In Lee, NH. They make wine and vodka....
2.00 mile(s) from Prescott Park, live theatre and entertainment
12.00 mile(s) from Children's Museum, wonderful interactive museum for children located in Dover
Roundabout Diner & Lounge, on premises, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
3.00 mile(s) from Warren's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Great food & amazing salad bar
1.50 mile(s) from Portsmouth Brewery, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Craft beers & pub food
1.50 mile(s) from Jumpin' Jay's Fish Cafe, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner,
0.50 mile(s) from Cafe Espresso, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, Wholesome food and daily fresh baked goodies!!
1.20 mile(s) from Moxy, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, Stylish spot offering Tapa's, small sharing plates of contemporary American food.
2.00 mile(s) from Surf, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Waterfront seafood dining with a raw bar. Seafood fresh enough to think it was caught off their deck!
1.50 mile(s) from Portsmouth Gaslight, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Brick oven pizza, street level dining & upper floor nightclub
1.50 mile(s) from RiRa, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, Irish pub
1.00 mile(s) from Lexie's Joint, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Burgers, fries, fish tacos....Fresh all the way. Worth going off the beaten path.
1.50 mile(s) from Ristorante Massimo, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: dinner, Italian fine dining....bellissimo!!
2.00 mile(s) from Cafe Nostimo, Bar/Lounge, Mediterranean, Open for: lunch, dinner, Greek, Mediterranean equals good. Four generations of good.
2.00 mile(s) from Thai Bistro, Bar/Lounge, Japanese, Open for: lunch, dinner, Asian Fusion & Thai cuisine
2.00 mile(s) from The Flatbread Company, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, A true pizza experience.
2.00 mile(s) from Colby's Breakfast & Lunch, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch,
2.00 mile(s) from The Friendly Toast, Bar/Lounge, International, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, A feast for your eyes & tummy!
2.00 mile(s) from The Library, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Fine dining in a historical building in downtown.
4.00 mile(s) from Loco Cocos Tacos, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, Tacos, burritos, tostados...yummo's!!
6.00 mile(s) from Newick's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Seafood is their specialty. Casual dining by the bay.
2.00 mile(s) from Texas Roadhouse, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, A little piece of Texas up here in the north!
12.00 mile(s) from UNH, NH largest university with campuses in Durham and Manchester
3.00 mile(s) from Great Bay CC
3.00 mile(s) from Southern NH Univ
3.00 mile(s) from Franklin Pierce
2.00 mile(s) from Granite State College
15.00 mile(s) from Philips Exeter Academy
4.00 mile(s) from Kittery, Maine
13.0 mile(s) from Hampton, NH
3.00 mile(s) from Newington, NH
3 mile(s) from New Castle, NH
7.00 mile(s) from Rye, NH
10.5 mile(s) from Dover, NH
10.5 mile(s) from Stratham, NH
11.0 mile(s) from Durham, NH
11.5 mile(s) from York, Maine
13.5 mile(s) from Newmarket, NH
15.0 mile(s) from Exeter, NH
17.5 mile(s) from Ogunquit, Maine
21.00 mile(s) from Rochester, NH
31.0 mile(s) from Kennebunkport, ME
35.0 mile(s) from Salem NH, NH
43.5 mile(s) from Salem MA, MA
44.0 mile(s) from Manchester, NH
47.00 mile(s) from Wolfeboro, NH
50.00 mile(s) from Portland, Maine
54.5 mile(s) from Nashua, NH
55.0 mile(s) from Boston, MA
58.00 mile(s) from Concord, NH
3.00 mile(s) from Water Country® Waterpark, New England's largest water park! Have some fun, opening the 2nd weekend in June.
1.50 mile(s) from Historical Sightseeing, Downtown Portsmouth
3.00 mile(s) from Shopping, Kittery & Fox Run
1 mile(s) from Fox Run Mall, Tax free indoor shopping
2.00 mile(s) from Harbor Cruise, Located on Piscataqua River
5.00 mile(s) from Golf, Public and private courses
7.00 mile(s) from Beaches, Quiet or active--your choice
Hampton or York beach are the most popular choices
1.50 mile(s) from Theatre, Music Hall in downtown Portsmouth
2.00 mile(s) from Boating, on the harbor in downtown Portsmouth, various options
2.00 mile(s) from Fishing, Sea and river fishing both available. License required.
1.50 mile(s) from Bicycle Rentals, Pappa Wheelies on Islington St
3.00 mile(s) from Arcade, Chuck E. Cheese's®
Hampton Beach Boardwalk
2.00 mile(s) from Tennis, South Mill Pond Park in downtown Portsmouth
9.00 mile(s) from Skateboarding, Rye air field
9.00 mile(s) from Mini-Golf, Captains Cove in Hampton
10.00 mile(s) from Surfing-Paddle Boating, Various places along the seacoast ask the front desk for more information
10.00 mile(s) from Kayaking
15.00 mile(s) from Whale Watching, Rye and Hampton beach
40.00 mile(s) from Skiing, White mountain area
2.00 mile(s) from Cinema, Regal at Fox Run Mall and Cinemagic
1 mile(s) from Bowling, Bowlarama in Portsmouth
1.50 mile(s) from Ice Skating, Puddle Dock at Strawberry Bank outdoor seasonal
2.00 mile(s) from Blitz Air Park, Trampoline Park
1.00 mile(s) from The Crossings @ Fox Run, A strip mall on Gosling Road featuring big box stores and eateries with a 15 screen movie theatre in the back. When you're done there, check out the access road to the Fox Run Mall for more shopping.
1.50 mile(s) from Fox Run shopping mall, Portsmouth indoor TAX FREE shopping mecca...
1.50 mile(s) from Market Square, Shops, cafe's, coffee shops and boutiques surround the center hub of downtown Portsmouth.
3.00 mile(s) from Kittery Outlets, An assortment of outlet shopping centers to meet any need. All with discount pricing!
3.00 mile(s) from Pease Airport
43 mile(s) from Manchester-Boston Regional Airport
50. mile(s) from General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport
12.00 mile(s) from The Downeaster Service to Boston, Massachusetts and Portland, Maine