The AIA New England Conference and Awards will take place in Portsmouth, NH on October 20 + 21. Portsmouth is located on the Seacoast, approximately 1 hour drive from Boston and Portland.

Portsmouth has become a very popular, year-round tourist and business destination.  There are many wonderful amenities and attractions to enjoy in and around Portsmouth.  

If you are planning to stay overnight, we strongly suggest that you make your lodging reservations early.

Hotel Options

Hilton Garden Inn
100 High St, Portsmouth, NH 03801

Downtown location for our meetings and workshops
Reservations:  603-431-1499 or reservations
Parking:  Hotel Valet $25/day or there is a city lot across the street from the hotel.

Hotel Portsmouth
40 Court St, Portsmouth, NH 03801

8 minute walk, .4 miles from Hilton Garden Inn
Reservations: 603-433-1200 or reservations
Parking:  free at the hotel

Other downtown hotels:

Fairfield Inn by Marriott Portsmouth Seacoast
650 Borthwick Ave. 603-436-6363 or reservations

Hampton Inn & Suites Portsmouth Downtown
23 Portwalk Pl.   603-436-6363 or reservations

Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel
250 Market St.  603-431-2300 or reservations

Residence Inn by Marriott Portsmouth Downtown/Waterfront
100 Deer St.  603-422-9200 or reservations

Ale House Inn
121 Bow St. 603-431-7760 or reservations


Valet parking is available at the Hilton Garden Inn (location for our meetings and workshops) for $25/day.  

City lot across from Hilton: The High/Hanover Parking Facility charges $1.25 per hour for parking in the garage, with a maximum cost per day of $25.00. The garage is open 24 hours a day. Visitors may park overnight up to a maximum of seven days.