This is the climate diagram in Portsmouth. July is the warmest month in Portsmouth with average maximum temperatures of 69°. On the other hand, you could have temperatures dropping under 35° in February. The rainiest month is January while the driest month is May.
Choose the perfect vacation rental
Best Vacation Home Deals in Portsmouth
Compare and find a rental that meets your needs among the 1,147 fantastic accommodations from different providers in Portsmouth. With HomeToGo, you can immediately search and compare the offers of each available property to discover the best price and save up to 84%.
Recommended Vacation Rentals in Portsmouth
Find your perfect vacation rental in Portsmouth: from $47 per night
Vacation rentals with Wi-Fi
Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen
Vacation rentals and apartments with air conditioning
Popular Rental Amenities in Portsmouth
The above filters will help you find the perfect accommodation in Portsmouth. HomeToGo's data reveals that "internet" and "TVs" are the most commonly provided features in Portsmouth. You can also find a property in Portsmouth if you love sweating the stress away in saunas as 36 of the accommodations there provide "saunas."
The Weather in Portsmouth
7-Day Weather Forecast in Portsmouth
Accommodations for your vacation in Portsmouth
401 out of the 1,012 listed accommodations in Portsmouth are hotel rooms. They account for nearly half of the property types in this destination (45.06%). In addition, the average nightly cost of hotel rooms in Portsmouth is $172, and the median size is 200 ft². Furthermore, if you are going in a group of 2, hotel rooms are an excellent property type in Portsmouth, as they usually accommodate this exact group size. You can also search and find other property types in Portsmouth. Apartment rentals are, for example, another typical accommodation type there with 238 being offered. These properties cost $216 a night on average and have an average size of 660 ft².
Portsmouth Vacation Rentals: Feel Right at Home in the United Kingdom
Visit Portsmouth, England’s vibrant and beautiful island city. This amazing place in southern England is well known for its historic port culture, fascinating harbour front, and enchanting castles. Experience this wonderful place and find out what Portsmouth truly has to offer.
Come to the city of Portsmouth and rent a fantastic accommodation from the wide variety of Portsmouth vacation homes available to you, so you can experience this breathtaking place in your own time.
Journey into Portsmouth
There are a number of ways to journey into Portsmouth, including by air, sea, and land. If you are arriving to Portsmouth by air, you will most likely arrive at Southhampton International Airport. From the airport there are numerous transport options to get you into Portsmouth and subsequently to one of the many Portsmouth vacation homes available. Simply hop onto a South West train heading to Eastleigh, and from there take the train heading towards Cosham which will take you directly into the city. For more comfort and convenience you also have the option of taking a taxi or airport coach to your desired location. You can also rent a car at the airport, and from there it is around 30 kilometres to Portsmouth.
Many of those traveling to the city of Portsmouth choose to come by sea. There are a number of ferry services to Portsmouth’s port. Ferries depart from locations in Spain, France, Jersey and Guernsey. A ferry service also runs from the Isle of Wight to Portsmouth. This city is easily accessed by the sea, and remember you can always bring your own car along for the trip if you decide to take a ferry. Make sure you book your Portsmouth vacation rental so you have a place to call home when you arrive.
Portsmouth and its cuisine
Here in this thriving, multicultural hub you can eat whatever you fancy. Experience traditional English cuisine with a touch of the sea in Portsmouth, or choose from a variety of other delicious cuisines, from Indian curry to sushi. Visit restaurants and cafés with beautiful sea views, or views of the historic surroundings of Old Portsmouth. Whether you're looking for a fancy evening out at a fine establishment or a cultural experience at one of the city’s many pubs and eateries, Portsmouth has you covered.
At the end of a fantastic time enjoying the city’s wonderful cuisine, you will be glad that you chose from the array of Portsmouth vacation rentals so that you have a comfortable place to stay.
Portsmouth and its sights
The city of Portsmouth upholds a wonderful maritime culture. This amazing city, with its main district built on Portsea Island, has a true connection with the sea. Book from the many Portsmouth vacation rentals which allow the city to become even more accessible. Some of the city's renowned sights involve the remarkable harbour front, including its numerous museums. Many of these museums are situated in Portsmouth’s historic dockyard, an active Naval Base within the city. HMS Warrior is a Victorian built museum ship located in the dockyard. This impressive sight is a must-see location in Portsmouth. While visiting the dockyard, you can head to the Mary Rose Museum, an exhibition about the 16th century raised shipwreck.
If you really fancy history, visit the famed Southsea Castle, a 16th century military fort built on the city’s waterfront. The Portsmouth Cathedral is another delightful slice of history, dating back to the early 12th century.
If you're simply looking for a day out strolling along the beautiful Portsmouth Harbour, remember to check out the stunning Spinnaker Tower, a sail-like structure with amazing panoramic views. At the harbour you can enjoy the many waterfront cafés, restaurants and shops, and you can even take a cruise with one of the harbour ferries.
When you acquire your Portsmouth vacation rental you can explore the city and its sights at your leisure.
Portsmouth’s art and culture
The diverse city of Portsmouth always has a fantastic artistic and cultural experience available to you. Have a classy evening out at one of the city’s beautiful theaters, including the Kings Theater, built in the early 20th century. Its velvety concert hall hosts a number of productions every week. The smaller New Theater Royal is a wonderful Victorian built structure, and a great place to spend a night out.
If you enjoy art, visit one of Portsmouth's many art galleries, including the local Aspex Gallery. Secondly, take a trip to Portsmouth Guildhall, a famed historical building which hosts a number of galleries, music venues and comedy performances.
After an exciting outing to one of Portsmouth’s numerous artistic and cultural events, your Portsmouth vacation rental offers the perfect space to relax after a long day of exploring.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Portsmouth?
On average, a Hotel rooms or Apartment rentals in Portsmouth costs $47 per night.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Portsmouth?
The most popular amenities for home rentals in Portsmouth include accommodations that have: internet, TVs, and yards.
How many vacation rentals are in Portsmouth?
Portsmouth has 1,012 Hotel rooms and Apartment rentals on offer to rent.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Portsmouth?
Yes, there are 55 vacation homes in Portsmouth that allow pets, with an average price of $216 per night.
What's the best time of year to travel to Portsmouth?
If booking a vacation rental in Portsmouth, consider that rainy season is usually in January or December, with May often being the driest.
We list offers from thousands of providers, including:
Vacation Destinations Near Portsmouth
Lymington Vacation Rentals
Brighton Vacation Rentals
Windsor Vacation Rentals
Oxford Vacation Rentals
Vacation Rentals in London
Whitstable Vacation Rentals
Margate Vacation Rentals
Broadstairs Vacation Rentals
Woolacombe Vacation Rentals
Bude Vacation Rentals
Polperro Vacation Rentals
Polzeath Vacation Rentals
Perranporth Vacation Rentals
Top Vacation Ideas
- Strasbourg Christmas Markets
- Christmas Markets in Chicago
- Christmas Markets in Germany
- Christmas Markets in Denver
- Christmas Markets in Philadelphia
- Christmas Markets in Milwaukee
- Christmas Markets in Boston
- Hawaii Honeymoon
- Christmas Markets in Europe
- Christmas Markets in New York
- Bora Bora Honeymoon
Explore More Vacation Ideas
London Monthly Rentals
Hotels in London
Farm Holidays in Dorset
Valentines in the United Kingdom
Road Trips in the United Kingdom
Honeymoon in London
Christmas Markets in Edinburgh
Christmas Markets in London
Solo Traveling in London
Road Trips in Scotland
Countryside Vacation in England
Weekend Trip in London
Golf Vacations in Scotland