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Lincoln, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I from the Boston area recently took a quick overnight trip to Portsmouth for a get-away. We found the Martin Hill Inn on-line and were very glad we did. The Inn is cozy, and very conveniently located near the center of town, about a 15 minute walk or a short drive. Russ, our hospitable host, greeted us...

Thank Lovewell54
Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Inn was wonderful. Staff was helpful and kind. Top notch. Location was a quick walk to downtown. Rooms were very well decorated. Breakfast was hard to beat! Everything was better than expected and we will definitely be back.

Thank Hunter6290
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2017

What a wonderful place! The hosts are so friendly and welcoming, yet they let you do your thing and are not invasive. Plenty of nice touches like free coffee, tea cookies and sherry. I stayed in the Cathedral room and it was huge with a little living room area, a four poster bed and en-suite bathroom. When we came back...

Thank pushplay
New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We recently enjoyed a night at the Martin Hill Inn. The Inn is beautiful and very well maintained. Our room was lovely and the bed was so comfortable. Russ and Meg are very helpful and friendly tons of suggestions for dining and the book they have in the room is great. The homemade cookies were delicious.....Very nice touch. They have...

Thank karenvan345
West Newbury, Massachusetts
Reviewed 17 November 2016

My sister was visiting from England so I wanted to take her to a special place. The Martin Hill Inn was that place. Russ and Meg gave us a warm welcome when we arrived and we had a comfortable and spacious room on the ground floor. The Inn is also in a good location; it took us only about ten...

Thank Judith C
Marshfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My husband and I have stayed several times. Everything is beautiful and immaculate. The Innkeepers are friendly, helpful and accommodating. Breakfast is superb. Parking right at the Inn and then explore Portsmouth sights and restaurants on foot.

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Charming B&B inn within a ten minute walk from downtown Portsmouth. Park your vehicle at the inn and stroll through Portsmouth at your leisure . Wonderful Innkeepers. Comfortable rooms in an old world atmosphere. Three season shade garden and private parking. The hosts served a wonderful New England breakfast with never ending coffee and juice. Our accommodations were in the...

Thank NH-explorer
York, Maine
Reviewed 5 November 2016

From the moment you enter the Inn, Russ and Megan welcome you into their 19th century Inn. Literally. The room I stayed in was the Ranger. Thoughtful conveniences are found, with free bottles of water and snacks. The room was tastefully decorated, capturing the old along with the new, creating a unique living space. If the room snacks aren't enough,...

Thank Sharonwriter
Enfield, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the ranger room which is only room with 2 beds! Very lovely Decor and the inn keepers are Phenomenal!! We felt very welcome from the moment we arrived!! The 2 course breakfast Was awesome with a different dish every day! Baked cookies every day and the coffee and teas were at our availability whenever we wanted 24hrs a...

Thank loribo6862
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Unfortunately, we arrived late and only for one night. However, the room was lovely though small, and the bed was outstanding. Breakfast was memorable, and the conversation lively. Hopefully we can come back and stay longer sometime.

Thank Dianne D

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Martin Hill Inn provides traditional New England Hospitality in the heart of vibrant Portsmouth, NH. There are two buildings dating from the early 1800's with a large shade garden connecting the property to an off-street parking area for our guests. The Inn has a total of 7 bedrooms in the two buildings. We serve a full complimentary breakfast. Favorite menu items include Banana-Walnut muffins, Orange Cardamom Baked Pears, Baked Ham and Swiss Omelets, Cornmeal waffles with Strawberry sauce and traditional Blueberry pancakes with real 100% maple syrup. The Inn is located a 10-15 minute walk to downtown Portsmouth's shops, restaurants, theaters and museums. We look forward to your visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Martin Hill Inn

Address: 404 Islington St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4208
Region: United States > New Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: $138 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Check website for info on all the rooms. Each has its own charm. I liked being in the annex, as it was off the main street and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Lovewell54, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a nice bathtub, they provide bath bombs!”
  • Cathedral room
 of 5 bubbles pushplay, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stair case is narrow for those who cannot schlep their own luggage. Request downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 33146Chris, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“make sure you get a room with a real shower”
 of 5 bubbles rocknrollal, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have their charms! Dashing Wave room has a nice sitting nook with TV in the building next to the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles jovi1947, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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