(PRESS RELEASE)_Portsmouth, NH - 04/06/2022 - Hotels in Portland, ME, Portsmouth, NH, and Boston, MA are offering a New England Coastal Road Trip Package encouraging travelers to explore and discover three beautiful maritime towns filled with history, museums, shopping, pristine beaches and outdoor adventure! No matter whether starting up north and working their way south, or vice versa, visitors will enjoy a scenic drive for approximately one hour+ between destinations.
Guests who stay at The Portland Harbor Hotel, a Portsmouth Collection Hotel, and/ or The Row Hotel at Assembly Row Boston, upon check-in, will receive a special gift box filled with artisan foods and other surprises unique to the destination, including a curated list of where to go and what to see to ensure a truly authentic local experience.
For more information and reservations visit necoastalroadtrip.com.
Participating hotels include:
PORTLAND HARBOR HOTEL
Tucked in the heart of Portland’s historic Old Port district one block from the waterfront, the Portland Harbor Hotel is known for its distinctive design and exemplary service. Newly renovated and Portland’s only AAA Four Diamond Hotel, the property boasts a gracious lobby filled with original artwork by Maine artists and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Portland’s Fore Street.
PORTSMOUTH COLLECTION HOTELS
The Portsmouth Collection offers unique and meaningful experiences in three hotels located right in the center of town.
AC Hotel by Marriott Portsmouth Downtown/Waterfront
An upscale lifestyle hotel with original art throughout, The AC Hotel Portsmouth, with its European-inspired breakfast, is the perfect choice for sophisticated travelers, especially couples, seeking a modern, urban vibe reflecting the destination’s seaside heritage. The place to see and be seen, the hotel’s popular restaurant, Rooftop at the Envio, boasts panoramic harbor views of the Piscataqua River and the iconic bridges that cross it.
Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown
For the cost-conscious traveler, Hampton Inn & Suites, in the midst of Portwalk Place, offers a complimentary breakfast and features elegant accommodations, furnishings and amenities that take this world-class brand to a new level. The saltwater indoor pool is a favorite with families, and guests can enjoy the added convenience of booking a suite with refrigerator, microwave and wet bar.
Residence Inn Portsmouth Waterfront/Downtown
Residence Inn Portsmouth Waterfront/Downtown is an all-suite, extended-stay hotel featuring spacious suites with King beds, sleeper sofas, sitting areas, and fully equipped kitchens. With its complimentary breakfast buffet, heated indoor pool and other amenities, families and travelers who like to surround themselves with the comforts of home will find this hotel to be similar to, but much better than, staying at an AirBnB!
THE ROW HOTEL AT ASSEMBLY ROW
Where bold character and uncommon details meet, The Row at Assembly Row, is an original boutique hotel in Somerville, MA. Combining historic charm with a modern twist, this once Ford Motor Assembly Plant offers travelers an escape from the predictable in vibrant Assembly Row – a center of shopping, dining and entertainment with close proximity to Boston proper. The Row is an Autograph Collection Hotel.
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