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Howard Johnson Portsmouth

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“room was clean”(33 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Fitness centre
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed August 12, 2016

Not the worst. But..... Biggest problem for me was the dampness in the room. Carpet felt damp when I walked barefoot. Pass on free breakfast. Not much offered. On the plus side, William was a great guy on check in. Awesome multitasking ! He makes...More

Thank CarolynBab
Response from BestInnPortsmouth, Guest Services Supervisor at Howard Johnson PortsmouthResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am sorry that your room did you meet your expectations. Please don't ever hesitate to let any of our Guest Services Associates know of any issues you are having and we would be more...More

Reviewed August 12, 2016

I will not be able to review their rooms as I never got that far. First, I was not impressed with the exterior aesthetics of the property but had a "discount" coupon so decided to go in anyway. It was egg frying hot and it...More

Thank Stephen T
Response from BestInnPortsmouth, Guest Services Supervisor at Howard Johnson PortsmouthResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for stopping by our property to check us out. The coupons that are offered online and in the flyer are a great deal and we do accept them. The coupons are based upon availability and are on a first come, first serve bases....More

Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

This is a bare bones hotel for one-night stay type of trips. Our room was tired looking and the carpet was kind of gross. The bathroom door also made an incredibly loud squeaking noise. We stayed one night and I wouldn't have wanted to stay...More

Thank nruffner
Response from BestInnPortsmouth, Guest Services Supervisor at Howard Johnson PortsmouthResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review our property, Americas Best Inn. I am sorry you did not enjoy your stay while you were here. We will be renovating and modernizing the entire property this winter and would love it if you would come...More

Reviewed August 9, 2016

We have stayed here many times over the years and have been satisfied. Location is very convenient for us coming from Nova Scotia, Canada. It is a good distance to have travelled and stop here for the night. We do some shopping and eat at...More

Thank Robert B
Response from BestInnPortsmouth, Guest Services Supervisor at Howard Johnson PortsmouthResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review our property, America's Best Inn. I am sorry you did not enjoy the room you were given during your stay. Our staff will always be willing to assist in any way that we can. We will be...More

Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Hotel has good size rooms, small gym but good enough for a run on the treadmill, vending machines located in fairly good place, breakfast was very poor, rooms was so small that people were eating in the lobby, food also wasn't the best, not much...More

Thank Kiera-Lynn M
Response from BestInnPortsmouth, Guest Services Supervisor at Howard Johnson PortsmouthResponded August 18, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I'm sorry you did not enjoy your breakfast experience. We will be renovating our hotel this winter and I hope you will stay with us again so you can enjoy our new look.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$100 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$100 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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michellejonesmj79
August 8, 2017|
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Response from Dara P | Reviewed this property |
The room I was in was a non smoking room.
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ellenludemann
April 1, 2016|
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Response from HoJo-Portsmouth | Property representative |
Hello! We do not allow pets at the hotel. You can always call us and we can answer answer any questions or make any recommendations that we can for you.
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Room Tips
"King bed , very good feel to the room."
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"Rooms higher up, away from elevator are quieter. Noise from Highway not a problem."
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"Our room was on the road side but any noise was minimal."
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"I would request a room upstairs"
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