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Portsmouth, NH
May 7 — May 82
Portsmouth, NH
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Portsmouth hotels

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Low season

MarchCheapest month to stay with an average 44% drop in price.

High season

JuneMost expensive month to stay with an average 44% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$184Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$261Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Portsmouth hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Portsmouth

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Top tips for finding perfect Portsmouth hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Portsmouth, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Portsmouth in March and December.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Portsmouth if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 3 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Portsmouth accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Portsmouth found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $209, while the most expensive was $650.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Portsmouth for 2 days.
  • There are a number of historic hotels in Portsmouth, as well as a great deal of history to the city itself. The Sailmaker’s House was built in the 1800s and still stands today, with no shortage of modern amenities. You’ll also be less than a five minute walk from the Strawberry Bank Museum, a museum of history that spans over 10 acres in downtown Portsmouth.
  • There are several historic houses in Portsmouth, such as the Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden and the Wentworth Lear Historic Houses. Consider staying at the Ale House Inn, located right on the bank of the Piscataqua River, where you’ll be less than a 10-minute walk from both houses, and the Portsmouth Brewery is right down the street.
  • If you're interested in regional art, the Hampton Inn & Suites is located just a five-minute walk from the Discover Portsmouth Center, where you can find a number of exhibits from local artists, plus information about different regional events. You'll also find Rudi's Portsmouth down the street, where you can indulge in cocktails and live music.
  • If you're traveling with your family, consider staying at the Fairfield Inn by Marriott Portsmouth Seacoast. A family-friendly hotel, you can take their complimentary shuttle vans to Water Country, located just three miles away.
  • Several hotels in Portsmouth are near the Portsmouth International Airport at Pease, if you’re looking for a convenient option while traveling to Portsmouth for business. Both Residence Inn by Marriott Portsmouth and Motel 6 Portsmouth NH are within a five-minute drive of the airport, while still giving you the convenience of a 10-minute drive to downtown Portsmouth.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Portsmouth

  • Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Portsmouth. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Fairfield Inn by Marriott Portsmouth Seacoast, Courtyard by Marriott Portsmouth and Residence Inn by Marriott Portsmouth are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Prescott Park.

  • $247 is the average price for a double room in Portsmouth, but our users have found rooms for as cheap as $73 in the last 3 days.

  • Consider staying in the Atlantic Heights district, if you're looking for easy access to the USS Albacore Museum. Homewood Suites by Hilton Portsmouth is a five-minute drive from the museum and offers a number of amenities, such as an indoor pool and suites equipped with kitchenettes.

  • At the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel, you can tie the knot against the backdrop of Old Harbor and pick from a number of restaurants on the water, including Black Trumpet, Poco's, or The Oar House, all located within a 10-minute walk of the hotel.

  • If you enjoy long walks through forest and nature, consider staying at the Quality Inn, where you’ll be less than three miles from the Sagamore Creek Headlands, with 10 acres of scenic trails to explore by foot or by kayak.

  • The Residence Inn by Marriott Portsmouth Downtown/Waterfront places you in prime proximity to an abundance of seafood restaurants. Within a five-minute walk, you'll find Row 34, an oyster bar with a selection of craft beer and Jumpin' Jay's Fish Cafe. The Hilton Garden Inn Portsmouth Downtown is down the street from the River House and Dolphin Striker seafood restaurants.

  • The cheapest hotel room in Portsmouth for the upcoming weekend found on KAYAK in the last 3 days was for $125 per night. For the same dates, 3-star hotel rooms have been found for as low as $125 per night and 4-star hotel rooms from $305 per night.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Portsmouth districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Portsmouth city center.

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Portsmouth?

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Best Portsmouth hotels

Most recommended Portsmouth hotels

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The Hotel Portsmouth - Portsmouth - Building
The Hotel Portsmouth - Portsmouth - Building
The Hotel Portsmouth
9.1 Excellent
$253+
$253+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central - Portsmouth - Lobby
Hampton Inn Portsmouth Central - Portsmouth - Lobby
$215+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Quality Inn - Portsmouth - Bedroom
Quality Inn - Portsmouth - Bedroom
Quality Inn
8.3 Excellent
$147+
$147+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Anchorage Inns And Suites - Portsmouth - Bedroom
Anchorage Inns And Suites - Portsmouth - Bedroom
$139+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Motel 6 Portsmouth, NH - Portsmouth - Building
Motel 6 Portsmouth, NH - Portsmouth - Building
$119+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly