Portsmouth, England Vacation Rentals

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Portsmouth Travel Guide

A lively waterfront city on the south coast of England, Portsmouth is well known for being the birth place of Charles Dickens, the resting place of the Mary Rose, the HMS Victory, and home to many museums, galleries, events and the Emirates Spinnaker Tower.

Things to Do in Portsmouth

Head down to the dockyard and explore Lord Nelson's HMS Victory, once the world's most powerful battleship. Keep things nautical and see the remains of Henry VIII's favorite ship, The Mary Rose, recovered from the seabed to be displayed to the public.

In town, choose from two cathedrals, dozens of museums covering everything from modern art to Charles Dickens to the D Day Landings. There is also a lively music scene here plus two theaters if you want to catch a play while you're in town.

Close by are plenty of beautiful beaches with access to water sports, walking, and cycling. Head to Hayling Island and Emsworth for a taste of small town coastal England and some marvelous unspoiled beaches. Portsmouth won't disappoint with shopping and restaurant options as this city grows to become a cosmopolitan hub.

Best Places to Stay in Portsmouth

Stay somewhere with a sea view for the best experience of this port city.

Best Time to Visit Portsmouth

Come during the summer months when this weather is at its best.

Price and Availability in Portsmouth

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Portsmouth tends to be Sunday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Portsmouth tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Sundays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Portsmouth is in August, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Portsmouth is in the high season in July. Portsmouth has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Portsmouth

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Portsmouth. The hottest month in Portsmouth is May, when temperatures peak at 93 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 23 ˚F. The wettest month in Portsmouth is March with 11.41 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 0.11 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Portsmouth

Browse vacation rentals from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. Portsmouth has 707 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Portsmouth can be affordable - our cheapest price accommodation is available at $12 a night. On average, an accommodation in Portsmouth will cost you $87 per night.

If you need internet access during your stay in Portsmouth, then you can choose from over 281 places to stay that have WiFi internet. 61 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 3 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you don't miss a single workout. Driving to Portsmouth? Then choose one of the 240 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 5 hotels and vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with your best friend, then be sure to select one of the 50 pet-friendly accommodations available.

336 accommodations in Portsmouth have been reviewed; 66% are rated excellent or good. 279 accommodations allow instant booking.

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