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What's Portsmouth like?

Portsmouth is a family-friendly place known for its restaurants. Take in the local culture of Portsmouth at a top spot like Children's Museum of Virginia. In the surrounding area, popular sights include Nauticus National Maritime Center and Moses Myers House.

Where are the best places to stay in Portsmouth?

We have 14 Portsmouth accommodation options with prices starting at GBP 24. Choose one of our 548 deals and get discounts of up to 50%.

Below are the number of accommodation options by star rating in Portsmouth and the surrounding area:

  • • 245 4-star accommodation from GBP 57 per night
  • • 281 3-star accommodation from GBP 41 per night
  • • 84 2-star accommodation from GBP 28 per night

Here are our travellers' top 3 places to stay in Portsmouth:

The Mermaids' Porch Bed and Breakfast

City centre B&B within easy reach of Children's Museum of Virginia
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free in-room WiFi • Terrace • Garden

Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel

Riverfront hotel with indoor pool, near Children's Museum of Virginia
  • • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Hot tub • 24-hour fitness centre • Bar

Motel 6 Portsmouth, VA

Within easy reach of Children's Museum of Virginia
  • • Free parking • Free WiFi • Outdoor pool • 24-hour front desk

How to get to Portsmouth

What are the closest airports to Portsmouth?

  • • Norfolk, VA (ORF-Norfolk Intl.), 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from central Portsmouth
  • • Newport News, VA (PHF-Newport News - Williamsburg Intl.), 23.1 mi (37.2 km) from central Portsmouth

Things to see and do in Portsmouth

What is there to see in Portsmouth?

  • • United States Lightship Portsmouth
  • • Tidewater Yacht Marina
  • • Frank D Lawrence Stadium

What is there to do in Portsmouth?

  • • Children's Museum of Virginia
  • • Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum
  • • Commodore Theatre
  • • Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum
  • • Hill House Museum

When is the best time to visit Portsmouth?

  • • Hottest months: July, August, June, September (average 30°C)
  • • Coldest months: January, February, December, March (average 2°C)
  • • Rainiest months: August, September, July and June (average 114.75 inches of rainfall)