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// rock the seacoast


Buzzing in anticipation of summer, there’s no better place to be in the late spring than the Seacoast. With excitement and an ocean breeze in the air, Portsmouth is coming to life this time of year. We just can’t wait to share it with you.


The Music Hall
28 Chestnut St.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
+1 603.436.2400

For directions, please click here.

For parking in downtown Portsmouth, click here.

What to Do

Galleries, shops, restaurants, the arts, Portsmouth has it all, and with plenty of charm to boot. Learn more about visiting.

The Word on the Street

Being that we live here, you might think we’re biased, so when it comes to visiting, don’t take our word for it. Read what others have said:

The New York Times: A ‘Mini-Boston’ on a Small Slice of Coast A city with old charm and a young heart

Yankee Magazine: Portsmouth, NH, Weekend

TribLIVE: Road Trip! Destination: Portsmouth, N.H.

Where to Stay

Hilton Garden Inn Portsmouth Downtown
100 High St.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
+1 603.431.1499
IAPP group rate: $189 USD/night (plus applicable taxes)

This hotel has a limited number of rooms set aside at the special IAPP group rate. To book, call +1 603.431.1499 (mention the IAPP room block), or visit the hotel website, select the dates of your stay, enter IAPP in the GROUP code box, and then complete your reservation. Offer expires May 20, subject to availability.

The Ale House
121 Bow St.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
+1 603.431.7760

Comfort Inn
1190 Lafayette Rd.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
+1 603.433.3338

Residence Inn Portsmouth Downtown/Waterfront
100 Deer St.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
+1 603.422.9200

Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel
250 Market St.
Portsmouth, NH 03801
+1 603.431.2300

Wentworth by the Sea
588 Wentworth Rd.
New Castle, NH 03854
+1 603.422.7322


For a complete list, click here.

Nearby Airports

Boston Logan International Airport

Manchester-Boston Regional Airport

Ground Transport

Car rental services are available within both Boston Logan and Manchester-Boston airports.

Additionally, the IAPP has secured a special rate of $184 USD each way (includes gratuity) with Regal Limousine car service between Boston Logan International Airport and Portsmouth. Just call +1 603.964.9460 and mention that you’re with the IAPP group when booking.