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Featured Portsmouth Family Hotels

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Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Seabrook Inn
Seabrook Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 9 Stard Rd, Seabrook, NH
Free Cancellation
3.4/5 (517 reviews)
$116/ night for 2 guests

Staff was great! Very helpful and fast service too. Loved the pools with water slides, all three of my kids had a great time!

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2019
Hampton Village Inn
Hampton Village Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 660 Lafayette Road, Hampton, NH
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (566 reviews)
$109/ night for 2 guests

This was a great place to stay if you want to be off the Hampton strip. A bit pricey for the accommodations. You are more paying for location. Check in was quick, but didn’t give us directions on where our room was or parking. Easy to figure out. Room was clean, but old smokey smell hit you when ...

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019
Homewood Suites by Hilton Portsmouth
Homewood Suites by Hilton Portsmouth
3.0 out of 5.0 100 Portsmouth Blvd, Portsmouth, NH
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (691 reviews)
$172/ night for 2 guests

The suite was fantastic. Peaceful, comfortable and well decorated.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2019
Hampton Inn Dover
Hampton Inn Dover
2.5 out of 5.0 9 Hotel Drive, GPS: 17 New Rochester Rd, Dover, NH
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (410 reviews)
$152/ night for 2 guests

Very clean, good breakfast. Did not allow late checkout due to being fully booked

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2019
Hampton Inn & Suites Exeter, NH
Hampton Inn & Suites Exeter, NH
2.5 out of 5.0 59 Portsmouth Ave, Exeter, NH
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (753 reviews)
$116/ night for 2 guests

The staff was superub! From front desk, to the dining staff to housekeeping. Excellent.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Seabrook
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Seabrook
2.5 out of 5.0 11 Rocks Rd, Seabrook, NH
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (746 reviews)
$147/ night for 2 guests

It is in a good location but needs a bigger gym, a hot tub, and longer hours at the pool

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019
Lamie's Inn and The Old Salt Restaurant
Lamie's Inn and The Old Salt Restaurant
3.0 out of 5.0 490 Lafayette Rd, Hampton, NH
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (562 reviews)
$164/ night for 2 guests

Needs remodeling. It’s an older building that could use some modernization

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2019
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Rochester
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Rochester
2.5 out of 5.0 77 Farmington Rd, Rochester, NH
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (443 reviews)
$104/ night for 2 guests

Good location; very clean. Staff was friendly and helpful.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2019
Homewood Suites Dover
Homewood Suites Dover
3.0 out of 5.0 21 Members Way, Dover, NH
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (257 reviews)
$174/ night for 2 guests

Hotel was clean with great suites for large families. Nightly snacks and drinks available. Breakfast met our needs. Restaurant next door was great as well. Would recommend this hotel to others needing larger rooms.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2019
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Recently Booked Family Hotels in Portsmouth

Best Western Plus Portsmouth Hotel & Suites
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Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Dover
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Courtyard by Marriott in Portsmouth
3.0 out of 5.0
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Where Should We Stay in Portsmouth?


The historic destination of Portsmouth is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The beaches, entertainment, and museums are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Arrange a flight into Portsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), which is located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where to stay in Portsmouth, you might want to consider one of the 58 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.


Families on vacation have positive things to say about these accommodations:

Hampton Inn Dover: Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free buffet breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 2.5-star hotel.

Homewood Suites Dover - Features an indoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

The Seascape Inn - Offers free parking, free continental breakfast, and free rollaway beds. Guests like the comfy beds and central location at this 2.5-star hotel.

Hampton Inn and Suites Exeter - Features an indoor pool, free parking, and free buffet breakfast. The clean rooms and central location make this 2.5-star hotel popular with guests.

Lamie's Inn and The Old Salt Restaurant - Offers a restaurant, free parking, and free breakfast. This inn is rated 3 stars.


When Should We Visit Portsmouth?


You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the kids and head to Portsmouth.


  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 81°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 17°F
  • Driest months: August, February, January, and September, with an average rainfall of 3.68 inches
  • Rainiest months: March, November, April, and October, with an average rainfall of 4.77 inches

What Should We See and Do in Portsmouth?


While you are vacationing in Portsmouth, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as Portsmouth Athenaeum and Tugboat Alley. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Governor John Langdon House Museum and Warner House.


Portsmouth is also well-known for the:
  • Museums
  • Live music
  • Flowers
  • Shopping
  • Historical sites
  • Beaches
  • Entertainment

Getting Around Portsmouth


If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Durham Station, Dover Transportation Center, or Exeter Station. Portsmouth might not have many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.