Heart of Portsmouth
With a stay at this Portsmouth guesthouse, you'll be steps from Governor John Langdon House Museum and Strawbery Banke Museum. Market Square and Portsmouth Athenaeum are also within half a mile (1 km).
Renovated in 2017
This guesthouse doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. A garden, a snack bar/deli, and a communal living room are also on offer.
Sep 1, 2020 by Michelle
Hello! Sorry to hear that your stay wasn't up to par. If you could reach out directly and let us know which room you were in, that would be helpful! Thank you!
Jan 30, 2020 by Michelle
Thanks for the feedback! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us.
Dec 3, 2019 by Todd D
Thank you for staying here and for writing about us! We appreciate your feedback ~Todd
Jul 30, 2019 by Michelle
Thanks for the review! We're so glad you found us!
Jun 23, 2019 by Todd D
Thank you very much for the good words! We hope to see you again. Take care, Todd Dowey, Inn Manager
Apr 10, 2019 by Todd D
Feb 25, 2019 by Todd D
We appreciate your review very much! Thanks for staying at Sailmaker's :)
There's a snack bar/deli on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. The Sailmaker's House also features tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A complete renovation of The Sailmaker's House was completed in December 2017. This 3.5-star Portsmouth guesthouse is smoke free.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby
The Sailmaker's House offers 10 accommodations with iPod docking stations and MP3 docking stations. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Portsmouth guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in December 2017.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Special check-in instructions:
There is no front desk at this property. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and an access code. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.
For same day bookings made after 6 PM, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
This property does not have a front desk. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in information and an access code. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, debit cards, and cash. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.