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Overview of Great Island Inn

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Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Premium bedding, minibar, individually decorated, individually furnished
Entire apartment

Great Island Inn

3.5 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPortsmouth Harbor Lighthouse6 min walk
    Popular LocationFort Constitution Historical Site8 min walk
    Popular LocationFort McClary State Park14 min drive
    AirportPortsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.)19 min drive

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5/5 guest room rating
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  • 1 bedroom
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
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About this area

New Castle

Located in New Castle, Great Island Inn is in the city center and on the waterfront. Strawbery Banke Museum and Music Hall are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Fort Constitution Historical Site and Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse. Water Country and USS Albacore Museum are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching. Guests love the property's location for the sightseeing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse - 6 min walk
  • Fort Constitution Historical Site - 8 min walk
  • Fort Stark State Historic Site - 20 min walk
  • Wentworth by the Sea Golf Club - 5 min drive
  • Fort McClary State Park - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Dover Transportation Center - 23 min drive
  • Portsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • Salt Kitchen & Bar — 4 min drive
  • Mombo Restaurant — 5 min drive
  • Brazo — 5 min drive
  • Ceres Bakery — 6 min drive
  • Popovers On The Square — 6 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Great Island Inn

3.5-star apartments near the beach
Guests at this beach apartment building will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. Each apartment boasts a heated floor and offers free WiFi and a kitchen. For a bit of entertainment, a flat-screen TV comes with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like a washer/dryer and a sitting area. Limited housekeeping is available.
Great Island Inn offers 6 air-conditioned accommodations with washers/dryers and minibars. Rooms open to furnished patios. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas and include desks. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 3.5-star apartment have kitchens with refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

This New Castle apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • Direct access to the beach

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Self parking on site (USD 25 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Coffee/tea maker

Dining

  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Bedrooms

  • Premium bedding
  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Sitting area
  • Heated floors

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV with cable service

Outdoor areas

  • Furnished patio
  • Yard
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Laundry

  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry detergent

Work spaces

  • Laptop workspace

Comfort

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • Pet friendly
  • USD 50 per pet per night
  • 2 per room
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms
  • Dogs welcome
  • Service animals exempt from fees

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathtub
  • Grab bar in bathtub
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Lever door handles
  • No elevators
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Local maps
  • Window screens
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Restaurant dining guide

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • On the bay
  • On the river
  • On the waterfront
  • In the city center
  • In the historical district

Things to do

  • Whale watching nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector

General

  • 6 rooms
  • 3 floors
  • Built in 1820
  • Colonial architecture
  • Individually decorated

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: USD 50
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out fee: USD 30.00
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Guests will receive an email 48 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from December 1 2020 to June 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Access methods

Access code, private entrance

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per night
Dogs only
2 per room
Food and water bowls are available
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 15.0 per day

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cleaning fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 25 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in fee: USD 50 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 30.00
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 15.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Great Island Inn New Castle
Great Island New Castle
Great Island Inn Apartment
Great Island Inn New Castle
Great Island Inn Apartment New Castle

Frequently asked questions

Is Great Island Inn pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows dogs (limit 2 per room). There's a fee of USD 50 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much does it cost to stay at Great Island Inn?
As of Apr 20, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Great Island Inn on Apr 25, 2021 start from $150, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
How much is parking at Great Island Inn?
Self parking is available for USD 25 per day.
What time is check-in at Great Island Inn?
Check-in is from 4 PM - midnight. Early check-in is available for a fee of USD 50 (subject to availability). After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Great Island Inn?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for USD 30.00.
Where is Great Island Inn located?
Offering direct access to the beach, this New Castle apartment building is in the city center and within a 10-minute walk of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse and Fort Constitution Historical Site. Fort Stark State Historic Site and Prescott Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Overall score and ratings

5.0

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 59 out of 62 reviews
5 - Excellent 95%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 62 reviews
4 - Good 5%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 62 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 62 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 62 reviews
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5.0/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
You're absolutely loved this beautiful old building that's been turned into lovely accommodations. The place was clean comfortable quiet and convenient. I also really loved the decor, it was fresh and modern and just invited relaxation.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Comfortable, clean and very pleasant
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
So cute!!! Extremely clean! Just what we were looking for!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Hidden treasure.
Unbelievable find!! Highly recommend. Such a unique experience. So much better than a hotel room. Our first floor room was just adorable. Nicely decorated and equipped with every item you made need. Very clean, convenient and the town is just quaint.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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