Discover a selection of 500 holiday rentals in Portsmouth that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 175 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Portsmouth. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The historical city of Portsmouth awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, history and live music with a rental holiday home in Portsmouth. This city's shopping, restaurants and monuments draw many visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Portsmouth

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Portsmouth a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wentworth by the Sea Golf Club (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Water Country (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Sagamore Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • The Ledges Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • York's Wild Kingdom (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Center for Wildlife (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Portsmouth

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Portsmouth. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Prescott Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Fort McClary State Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Fort Stark State Historic Site (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Odiorne Point State Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Wallis Sands State Beach (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Jenness State Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Portsmouth

Fly into Portsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.), the closest airport, located 3 mi (4.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), which is 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Portsmouth?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 745 vacation rentals near Portsmouth. From 504 houses to 105 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Portsmouth for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.