Where to stay around Portsmouth, VA?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,314 vacation rentals near Portsmouth. From 685 Condos/Apartments to 668 Hotels, 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.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Portsmouth?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Portsmouth:

  • Northeast Virginia Beach: 603 vacation rentals
  • Willoughby Spit: 101 vacation rentals
  • Bay View: 40 vacation rentals
  • Buckroe Beach: 19 vacation rentals
  • East Ocean View: 32 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Portsmouth?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Portsmouth. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Old Dominion University: 916 vacation rentals
  • Naval Station Norfolk: 388 vacation rentals
  • United States Lightship Portsmouth: 896 vacation rentals
  • Commodore Theatre: 898 vacation rentals
  • Ted Constant Convocation Center: 937 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Portsmouth listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Portsmouth?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 685 Condos/Apartments in Portsmouth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Portsmouth include:

  • Hotels: 668 rentals available
  • Houses: 572 rentals available
  • Resorts: 144 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Portsmouth?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 1,587 vacation rentals with pool available in Portsmouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Head to the historic city of Portsmouth

    Come and experience Portsmouth and its museums, churches and monuments. This city's boating, restaurants and riverfront draw many visitors. Children's Museum of Virginia and Nauticus National Maritime Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in and around Portsmouth

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Portsmouth a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Virginia Living Museum (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
    • Virginia Zoo (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Lamberts Point Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Cahoon Plantation Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
    • Cypress Point Country Club (8 mi / 12.8 km)
    • Chesapeake Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Portsmouth

    Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Portsmouth is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Norfolk Botanical Garden (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
    • Town Point Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Pagoda and Oriental Garden (1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Oak Grove Lake Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
    • Lake Wright (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • Chesapeake City Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)