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    Ale House Inn

    121 Bow St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3854
    (630) 560-4049
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    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    Just staying for one night, we wanted to spend our time in downtown. Without many options were really pleased to find the Ale House Inn and very satisfied with the accommodations! The rooms weren't so big, but plenty big for the two of us. The...More

    Thank CharlieOrlando
    Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Ale House InnResponded 7 August 2017

    We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your night in Portsmouth while staying with us! It's great that you were satisfied with your accommodations, found the bed to be so comfortable and enjoyed the complimentary snacks and coffee located in the lobby. Happy that you...More

    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    Stayed for one night while on a trip in Maine and Hampshire Positives- Free parking, great location downtown- can walk everywhere, clean, nice staff, snacks in front area Negatives- No "free beer" when we checked in, small rooms, no view, looks nothing like an old...More

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    Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Ale House InnResponded 23 August 2017

    We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed our boutique hotel’s great location, free parking, great staff and complimentary snacks! However, we are disappointed to hear that not all parts of your stay were satisfactory, as our hope is to ensure that guests always have a...More

    Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

    We stopped here for the night on the way up the coast. The rooms are small, but very clean and modern. The hotel is on the second floor of an older building. Parking is free, but across the street in the church parking lot. Once...More

    1  Thank Dave P
    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    The Ale House Inn is conveniently located a few blocks from downtown Portsmouth. Almost everything was within walking distance. It is a cute little boutique hotel with only 10 rooms. It is very quiet and comfortable. The staff was exceptional! They were all very helpful,...More

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

    So glad that you enjoyed a wonderful stay with us and found our boutique hotel to be so quiet and comfortable! Happy to hear that you had such great interactions with our helpful, friendly and professional staff, enjoyed the 24-hour snack and beverage offerings and...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

    We called to see if there was a vacancy for one night an hour before we arrived in Portsmouth, and got the last room. We were happily surprised to discover it is part of the Lark Hotel chain, and we had stayed in their exceptional...More

    Thank Dale B
    Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at Ale House InnResponded 5 July 2017

    So happy to hear that you've enjoyed staying with us both in Portsmouth, as well as in Camden! It's great that you enjoyed the various exceptional touches throughout the hotel, as well as it's central location, and that you found the manager to be so...More

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    • US$139 - US$258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    "Room 6 is great at the end of the hall and has two windows"
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    "Some rooms are small, but there are two with couches."
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    "Room 7 is the only room with a water view"
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