About Our Inn near Downtown Portsmouth NH

Make Martin Hill Inn your home base while you experience all that Portsmouth, New Hampshire has to offer; sights, activities and hometown hospitality. We are happy to help you plan your activities, discuss restaurants, organize day trips, or recommend areas and points of interest for you to visit. Our accommodations are conveniently located just a 10 minute walk into downtown Portsmouth.  After a day spent exploring the area, take some time to relax in the inn’s lovely perennial gardens. Make plans for dinner at one of Portsmouth’s many wonderful restaurants, while sitting by the water garden and enjoying the peaceful sounds of running water.

We look forward to hosting your New Hampshire vacation and are confident that your stay with us will provide you with many special memories.

Policy Changes: Our new independent, contactless check-in, check-out system allows ours guests to let themselves in and out while skipping all lines and waiting. Although we’re no longer providing meal services, our guests are fortunate enough to enjoy their private stay within walking distance from a number of New England’s best restaurants. 

Contactless Check-In: Our new check-in system allows our guests to independently and privately check in without having to wait at a front desk. Let yourself into your unique, clearly labeled room with an access code provided by us prior to your arrival. Check-in begins at 4:00 PM. If you need accommodations or wish to check in early, please call us at (603) 436-2287. 

Parking: Each of our guest rooms is allotted one parking space in our 32 Union Street parking lot. Guests are provided with a parking guide which includes detailed directions from the parking lot to the rooms. Additional parking within walking distance is available on the street or in nearby parking garages if needed. 

Cancellations: Reservations cancelled with more than 72 hours notice will be fully refunded. Any cancellations made within 72 hours of your check in date are non-refundable if we are unable to rebook the room(s). If the room(s) can be rebooked, we’ll refund 50% of your deposit. 

Refund Policy: All bookings are final. If you need a refund, please contact us by phone (603) 436-2287 and we will work with your based on your needs.

Reservations: You can check room availability and make a booking request directly through this site by clicking on Check Availability at the start of this page. You may also call us at (603) 436-2287.

Forms of Payment:  Deposits can be made with MasterCard, Visa, American Express,  Discover. Sorry, we do not accept gift cards from Bed & Breakfast.com or BNBFinder.com.

Address: 404 Islington St., Portsmouth, NH 03801-4208. Our parking lot is at 32 Union Street. Directions

Check-In: 4 p.m. Please proceed to the parking lot on arrival. Should you arrive early, you are welcome to park in our private parking lot take a map from the map box, and stroll Downtown.

Check-Out: by 11:00 a.m.

Pets & Smoking:  We’re sorry but we cannot accommodate pets at the Inn – regardless of how little they weigh.  We are a non-smoking inn inside and around the buildings. You are welcome to smoke in our parking lot.

Room Occupancy:  One person or two people only per room. Our maximum occupancy dictates that we are unable to allow more than two people per room.  

Minimum Stay: There is a two night minimum for your stay at the Martin Hill Inn. Rates are subject to change and can be found through the Check Availability function at the top of this page.

Rates: When you book directly with us, you will receive the best rate opposed to third-party booking. 

“In years to come we hope to return here. Very pleasant, perhaps our children and their other half’s (sic.) can visit here also. The home is just stunning. Breakfast was fabulous. We would recommend to everyone.’ Deb & Fred, Maine